The Scoop: What's Going on at Living Hope

  • Family Camp [March 20, 2017 at 3:41 PM]

    Come to Family Camp this year from July 2-8, 2017. Family Camp is for all ages, whether single, married, or a whole family. Join us at the Silver...

  • Revive 2017 [October 31, 2016 at 4:14 PM]

    Are you a young adult (20+) looking to get away for a weekend with the family of God? Come to Revive 2017 from January 6-8 for a weekend of...

  • Hunger Run 5k! [September 15, 2016 at 10:9 AM]

    Looking for an awesome 5k for the fall? Sign up for the Hunger Run and help support The Regional Food Bank. Run or walk along the Mohawk...

  • Renew Friendships at Kingdom Fest [August 22, 2016 at 5:59 AM]

    Reason #4 why Kingdom Fest is awesome: renew friendships. At Kingdom Fest, you'll get to see folks that live far away. There's...

  • Kingdom Fest [July 26, 2016 at 2:22 PM]

    Kingdom Fest is a weekend of Bible teachings, praise music, amazing food, fun sports, and children's programs all centered on the glorious...

  • Youth Camp in Indiana! [May 31, 2016 at 1:23 PM]

    This year, we are taking the teens and young adults on an exciting journey to attend a youth camp (July 17-22) in Indiana called FUEL. The Church...

  • 3.5 Mile Challenge [May 2, 2016 at 12:1 AM]

    Last year, we had a bunch of people walk, jog, or run on team Living Hope for CDPHP's Workforce Team Challenge. Would you like to join the...

  • Worship Leader Position [March 3, 2016 at 3:24 PM]

    Living Hope is looking for a worship leader to serve for a year as a part-time paid position. We are a multi-generational community centered on...

  • Historical Jesus Class [January 7, 2016 at 8:36 PM]

    Who is Jesus? Join Sean Finnegan as he teaches through the Gospels to help you understand the biblical life of Christ. This class will inspire you...

  • Winter Teen Camp [October 5, 2015 at 5:35 PM]

    Got teens? Looking for something for them to do during the Christmas break that is good for them and won't break the bank? Look no further...

  • Hunger Run 5k [August 25, 2015 at 8:30 PM]

    Looking for an awesome 5k for the fall? Sign up for the Hunger Run and help support the The Regional Food Bank. Run or walk along the Mohawk...

  • Royal Family Reunion [August 18, 2015 at 9:40 AM]

    Visit Living Hope this weekend for our end-of-summer bash! The Royal Family Reunion is a great time of gathering together with the family of...

  • Teen Camp [July 6, 2015 at 10:12 AM]

    Are you looking for a great camp for your teenager this summer? Sign him or her up for Living Hope's annual summer Teen Camp held at the...

  • Strawberry Fest [May 25, 2015 at 12:1 AM]

    Come join Living Hope at Strawberry Fest this year (June 20th) to raise money for the Congo Children's Fund by selling chocolate-covered...

  • *Sunday Service at Park* [May 21, 2015 at 8:1 PM]

    We will not hold our weekly Sunday service at Living Hope this week! Instead we'll meet at the Crossings Park of Colonie at 580 Albany Shaker...

  • Resurrection Sunday (Easter) [March 29, 2015 at 12:1 PM]

    The weather is beginning to turn. Soon enough, the grass will become green, trees will regrow their leaves, and flowers will start popping out...

  • Blood Drive [March 5, 2015 at 2:5 PM]

    Living Hope is hosting a blood drive with the American Red Cross on March 28th from 8am to 1pm. We are looking for blood donors as well as...

  • Women's Conference [January 27, 2015 at 8:52 AM]

    Our Women's Conference is fast approaching. It will be Feb 27th - March 1st at The Desmond Hotel in Albany. Our theme is: "For we are his...

  • Men's Conference [January 6, 2015 at 10:46 AM]

    We are looking forward to welcoming you to the 2015 Men's Conference from January 23-25 at Frost Valley YMCA. Our theme this year is "Walking...

  • Winter Teen Camp [December 1, 2014 at 2:33 PM]

    Got teens? Looking for something for them to do during the Christmas break that is good for them and won't break the bank? Look no further...

  • Saratoga Turkey Trot 5K [October 20, 2014 at 5:34 AM]

    A number of runners and walkers from Living Hope are joining in this year's Saratoga Turkey Trot. It is a 5K (3.1 miles) starting on Broadway in...

  • Apple Picking [September 27, 2014 at 6:1 PM]

    It's that time of year: crisp air, colorful leaves, comfy sweaters ...and APPLE PICKING! Join a bunch of us from Living Hope on Saturday, October...

  • Jim Finnegan Memorial [September 23, 2014 at 9:1 PM]

    Living Hope will hold a memorial for Jimmy Finnegan on September 27th at 4pm. Jimmy was a dearly loved brother who partnered with God to...

  • Ezekiel Class [August 24, 2014 at 7:30 AM]

    The Prophet Ezekiel lived in exile during the Babylonian captivity, covering the time period just before and just after the destruction of the first...

  • Royal Family Reunion [August 12, 2014 at 1:4 PM]

    Our Heavenly Father has an unfailing desire that began before the foundation of the world to have a family of holy and loving children. Those of us...

  • Teen Camp 2014 [June 26, 2014 at 3:27 PM]

    Come join Living Hope for this year's Teen Camp at Silver Bay YMCA on picturesque Lake George! We'll have sermons, sports, and socializing...

  • Strawberry Fest [May 16, 2014 at 7:53 AM]

    Come join Living Hope at Strawberry Fest this year (June 14th) to raise money for the Congo Children's Fund. Schenectady's annual celebration...

  • 3.5 Mile Challenge [April 21, 2014 at 4:37 PM]

    Last year, we had nearly 20 people walk, jog, or run on team Living Hope for the 3.5 mile challenge. Would you like to join the team? This is a...

  • Celebrate Resurrection! [April 15, 2014 at 10:3 AM]

    Believe it or not, spring has finally arrived! After what seemed like six months of brutal winter, the weather is beginning to turn. Soon enough, the...

  • 80+ Women Coming! [March 26, 2014 at 10:38 AM]

    We are hosting a women's conference focusing on the theme “…In Your presence is fullness of joy…” (Psalm 16:11) at Living Hope on April 4-6. So far...

  • Marriage Seminar [February 5, 2014 at 4:22 PM]

    February 14-15 As with any area of life, a successful marriage is attained by approaching the matter God’s way. We need His help to get the results...

  • New Class Starting [January 16, 2014 at 3:32 PM]

    500 years ago, there was only one Christian denomination throughout most of the world. 500 years ago, the church and the government killed...

  • Holiday Party Fun [December 24, 2013 at 4:41 PM]

    Living Hope's holiday party was a raging success with phenomenal hors d'oeuvres including bacon-wrapped scallops, beef tenderloin, chocolate...

  • Revive (Young Adults) [December 5, 2013 at 10:44 AM]

    If you are a young adult (20s and 30s), then you can come to Revive. Get ready for inspiring teachings, awesome music, stimulating workshops...

  • New Book Available [November 20, 2013 at 10:22 AM]

    We have a new book out called "The Spirit of Truth." Here is a brief description: Jesus provided clear, simple understanding about the Spirit of...

  • Better Living Series [September 12, 2013 at 9:56 AM]

    Does your life have meaning? Are you successful? Do you wish you had more power to overcome? Come to the Better Living series at Living...

  • Reflecting on the RFR [August 27, 2013 at 9:50 AM]

    The theme at this year’s Royal Family Reunion was “The Power of The Gospel.” The weekend was filled with inspiring teachings about the power...

  • Royal Family Reunion [July 30, 2013 at 11:23 AM]

    Come to Living Hope for a festive, end-of-the-summer weekend celebration from August 23-25. This year at the Royal Family Reunion, we will be...

  • 5K Run in Schenectady [July 8, 2013 at 11:27 AM]

    Looking for something fun and challenging to do this summer? Join the Living Hope team for a 5K (3.1 miles) on Friday, August 9th at 6:30pm....

  • Healing Series [June 13, 2013 at 2:46 PM]

    Join us at Living Hope Community Church for our upcoming Healing Series, taught by Rev. Vince Finnegan. In this series of Sunday teachings...

  • Teen Camp 2014 [May 28, 2013 at 11:41 AM]

    Looking for an awesome Christian camp for your teenager? Look no further. Sign up for Living Hope's teen camp (Aug 3-8) held at the Silver Bay...

  • 3½ Mile Challenge [April 22, 2013 at 3:38 PM]

    Update: Meet between 5:30 and 6:00 at the Empire State Plaza next to the Cathedral Sculpture directly across the reflecting pool from the Egg (see...

  • April Family Fun Day [April 1, 2013 at 5:50 PM]

    Join us for some family fun on Sunday, April 21st @ 1:30 PM at The Children's Museum of Science and Technology in Troy, NY. The museum has...

  • Blood Drive on Saturday [March 18, 2013 at 10:36 AM]

    Register Online or call Grace (785-8888) ASAP to participate in our upcoming blood drive this Saturday. Your donation can save a life! Also...

  • March Family Fun Day [March 2, 2013 at 6:37 PM]

    Get ready for some family fun at the New York State Museum on Sunday, March 24th, at 1:15 PM. Admission is free, so come along to learn about...

  • Family Fun Day: Bowling [February 23, 2013 at 9:21 AM]

    Look at pictures from this event. On February 17, Living Hope held a family fun day at Spare Time, located on Troy-Schenectady Road just east of...

  • Galatians Class [February 18, 2013 at 5:31 PM]

    Rev. John McCave will teach a class on the book of Galatians on Friday and Saturday (February 22-23). Galatians is the first of seven epistles given...

  • Surrender & Take Charge [January 21, 2013 at 4:12 PM]

    On Tuesday, January 15th, Rev Vince Finnegan taught the first session of our winter BEC called “Surrender and Take Control.” In the description...

  • Twenties Weekend [January 14, 2013 at 3:20 PM]

    During the weekend of January 4-6, over thirty young adults gathered in Woodstock, Connecticut to reconnect with fellow Christ-followers and...

  • After the Teen Weekend [December 30, 2012 at 10:24 PM]

    From December 27th-30th, teens from New York and Rhode Island went to Living Hope and Living Faith’s annual Winter Advance at Frost Valley in...

  • Upcoming events [December 2, 2012 at 8:53 PM]

    From December 27-30, Living Hope International Ministries will be holding its annual Teen Winter Advance at Frost Valley, New York. The cost per...

  • Isaiah Part II [October 12, 2012 at 9:44 PM]

    On Tuesday, October 9th, Rev. John Cortright and Rev. Sean Finnegan started the new BEC, Isaiah Part II. The eight week class which will go from...

  • The Final Words Part II [September 14, 2012 at 8:31 PM]

    On September 11, 2012, Rev. Vince Finnegan commenced The Final Words Class, Part II. The class focuses on Revelation chapters 14 through...

  • Royal Family Reunion [September 1, 2012 at 8:54 PM]

    On the weekend of August 24th-26th, Living Hope Community Church hosted the Royal Family Reunion. The theme was "Looking unto Jesus,"...

  • Royal Family Reunion [August 20, 2012 at 3:52 PM]

    On the weekend of August 24th through the 26th, Living Hope Community Church will be hosting its annual Royal Family Reunion. This year's...

  • Teen Camp Update [August 8, 2012 at 3:50 PM]

    Teen Camp started on August 5th, 2012. The theme for this year’s camp is “Unashamed” based on 2 Timothy 1:12. On Sunday, the teens arrived at...

  • Congo Update 12 [August 8, 2012 at 3:49 PM]

    After many hours of travel, each of us has made it safely home! We praise YHWH for all that He allowed us to learn and for the many ways in which...

  • Congo Update 12 [August 8, 2012 at 9:24 AM]

    Message from yesterday: We started our morning together with breakfast at the hotel. Since this is our last day in Kinshasa, we spent time...

  • Congo Update 11 [August 6, 2012 at 10:47 PM]

    We spent the morning saying goodbye to Luis and Ive. They are heading back to South Africa and then on to their home. We spent the afternoon...

  • Congo Update 10 [August 5, 2012 at 10:50 PM]

    Today, our delegation traveled to Kennedy's church for a Sunday service and farewell. Luis and Ive are leaving tomorrow for South Africa and then...

  • Congo Update 9 [August 4, 2012 at 3:3 PM]

    Greetings! This morning, we woke up in Brazzaville, Republic of the Congo and visited Armel's church. Although his church is only a few years old...

  • Congo Update 8 [August 3, 2012 at 1:9 PM]

    Today was dedicated to travel to Brazzaville, and we're glad the entire day was set aside. We left the inn in Kinshasa around 8:30 am and headed...

  • Congo Update 7 [August 2, 2012 at 3:59 PM]

    Today, our delegation traveled to Rev. Kennedy's church to minister to specific people in his congregation. Thom, Ive, and Luis met with people in...

  • Congo Update 6 [August 1, 2012 at 4:52 PM]

    This morning, our delegation traveled to Rev. Kennedy's church to attend a special meeting of the children's fellowship there. The meeting was led...

  • Congo Update 5 [July 31, 2012 at 4:35 PM]

    Today, Thom and Dan spoke with Kennedy (while Adele translated) about the children sponsored by LHIM. All of the sponsored children in...

  • Congo Update 4 [July 30, 2012 at 4:32 PM]

    This morning, we traveled to Rev. Kennedy's church to take pictures of some of the children sponsored by LHIM. Thom, Luis, and Vince prayed for...

  • Congo Update 3 [July 29, 2012 at 10:21 PM]

    We had a wonderful time at Kennedy's church today attending their WOW celebration. We arrived approximately 10 am and left around 3 pm....

  • Congo Update 2 [July 28, 2012 at 7:46 PM]

    Dan and I arrived safely in Kinshasa. We met with Vince, Luis, Ive, Kennedy, Armel, Edmond and a few other saints that prepared us a wonderful...

  • Congo Update 1 [July 28, 2012 at 12:58 AM]

    Dan and I made it successfully to Brussels. Weather hindered us in getting out of Newark, so we sat on the runway for 2 hours. But we're in...

  • Trip to the Congo [July 25, 2012 at 2:10 PM]

    On Wednesday, July 18th, Rev. Vince Finnegan left for Africa, first going to the country of Namibia, where he joined Luis and Ive Carlo from Puerto...

  • Evangelism in the Park [July 19, 2012 at 7:26 PM]

    “Go, Stand, and Speak” is the name of a special workshop on evangelism. Living Hope Community Church started the two week “intensive...

  • Workforce Challenge [ 0, 0000 at 12:0 AM]

    Twenty brave souls represented Living Hope at the 3.5 mile challenge last Thursday including: Jim Allen, Butch and Bonnie Arnold, Patrick and...