New Hope United Methodist Church


"God loves a cheerful giver". (2 Corinthians 9:7)

Churchwide Giving

Methodismís founder John Wesley encouraged his followers to spread the good news, transform hopelessness into hope and assist Godís children wherever they may be. We gather regularly with our congregation and put money into the offering plate, and through a carefully crafted system of United Methodist mission and ministry, our gifts stretch around the world.

Your contributions to New Hope United Methodist Church have regional, national and international impact through our connectional giving system. Most of the money you give supports your local churchís work. A small portion funds regional ministries. A portion of your giving goes to the general church to fund programs nationally and internationally, agreed upon by General Conference delegates. We share the cost of these ministries, with each local church being responsible for contributing a fair portion or "apportionment."

We can go beyond these primary gifts and contribute to additional ministries through the Advance and churchwide Special Sundays with offerings. The Advance offers an opportunity to contribute to specific programs, missionaries and ministries of the giverís choice. Six times a year, Special Sundays focus churchwide attention on specific ministries such as promoting peace and justice and providing scholarships and student loans.

Special Sundays

  • Human Relations Day Sunday Together, we extend a helping hand to those in crisis so they can overcome formidable obstacles. Your generous gift today strengthens community outreach and empowers at-risk youth.

  • UMCOR Sunday (formerly One Great Hour of Sharing) Together, we reach children, families and communities who have experienced devastation in the wake of disaster.

  • Native American Ministries Sunday Together, we empower local spiritual development and educate Native American seminary students to serve God faithfully.

  • Peace With Justice Sunday Together, we spread the gospel of peace and encourage cooperation locally, in the United States and globally.

  • World Communion Sunday Together, we enable national and international graduate students to change the world.

  • United Methodist Student Day Together, we educate students so they can make a difference in the world.


There are three ways to donate to New Hope United Methodist Church (NHUMC):
  • You can give in-person during our Sunday Services with a check, made payable to NHUMC, or cash.

  • If you are unable to visit New Hope United Methodist Church on Sunday and would like to make a contribution, you can make a check out to NHUMC and mail it to:
    New Hope UMC
    2098 New Hope Road
    Hertford, NC 27944

    You can donate to the church in general, or you can give to a specific ministry, just by adding the ministry to the memo line of your check. A few of the many ministries include but are not limited to, Food Pantry, Methodist Children's Home, Memorial Donation, Cemetery Fund, UMCOR, Albemarle Pregnancy Crisis Center, etc.

  • You can give online by going to the NC Conference of the United Methodist Church. If you wish to give online, the NC Conference has set up a way to give, and those gifts will come to the local church that you designate.
Your donations are tax deductable.

Thank you in advance for your personal investment in God’s ministry, for your prayers, and kind words of support. Your tithes, offerings, and donations are how we are able to continue to do ministry.


Our mission is to make disciples of Jesus Christ who will be in service to the needs of people in the
community of New Hope and beyond.
   Enter to worship – – Depart to serve.

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New Hope United Methodist Church     2098 New Hope Road | Hertford, NC 27944     252–264–3999
This page was last updated Monday, January 25, 2021.