Hiring: Church Musician/Choir Director

Hope United Methodist Church is currently conducting a search for a part-time Church Musician/Choir Director. Hope UMC is a small, friendly church located on the beautiful Belchertown common.  We are welcoming and affirming to all. This position will be available beginning July 2022 or earlier.  We are looking for an enthusiastic and dedicated person of faith to play the organ and piano at weekly services and to lead weekly choir rehearsals, providing musical guidance and direction. The candidate should be able to interpret various styles of church music from traditional to contemporary and demonstrate communication, leadership, and organizational skills in a collaborative environment.

For more complete information visit our Music page.

Mission Statement

Hope UMC, A welcoming church for ALL people, is alive and active in our community. The family at Hope believes that all are created in God’s image, and we affirm the sacred worth of all people. We are committed to be an inclusive community of faith, with “open hearts, open minds, and open doors”. We welcome all to full participation in the life of our church. We accept, and celebrate, the gifts of diversity; diversity of sexual orientation, gender identity, race, ethnicity, age, faith history, economic status, marital status, physical and mental ability, and education. Guided and empowered by the Holy Spirit, our mission is to know, experience and share God’s love as shown to us in Jesus Christ. We invite ALL people to join us on the faith journey.

Worship August 7, 2022

Ninth Sunday after Pentecost

November Bazaar, Vendors wanted

Our annual Holiday Bazaar will take place on Saturday, November 5, 2022, and we are looking for 10 vendors who would like space to sell their goods. Please print and fill out the application below and return it to the church with your payment. Note the Vendor information page below the application.

Worship July 31, 2022

Eighth Sunday after Pentecost

Worship July 24, 2022

Worship, July 17, 2022

Sixth Sunday after Pentecost

Worship, July 10, 2022