Carols on the Common

On Sunday, December 19th at 5:00 pm, Mount Hope Church and First Baptist Church invite the wider Bristol community to a special night of “Carols on the Common.” Enjoy the warmth of singing familiar carols and hearing inspiring gospel readings. Warm beverages and snacks will follow. All are welcome!

Advent Sermon Series

Martin Luther called the Old Testament “the manger in which Christ lies.” Hundreds of years before the birth of Jesus, the prophets foretold of the day when a Messiah would come. Malachi spoke of the messenger who would prepare His way. Micah spoke of the town of Bethlehem as the place of His nativity. Hosea […]

Covid Safety Going Forward

It’s hard to believe we’ve been weathering the Covid-19 Pandemic since March of 2020. After the lockdown, we re-assembled as a church knowing two realities: an embodied church is essential and reasonable caution should be exercised. The two don’t have to be at odds. Since June of 2020 we’ve enjoyed the gift of gathered worship […]

Opportunities to Pray and Give

We want to highlight two major crises that have happened/are happening in our world: Afghanistan and Haiti. Maybe you have wondered how you can help. We want to make available a way for you to pray and give. With a collaboration between the International Mission Board and North American Mission Board, SEND Relief helps communities […]

Read With Me! A Little Book on the Christian Life

For many centuries, Christians have found John Calvin’s A Little Book On The Christian Life a worthy read in helping them journey along in the Christian life. Calvin addresses weighty matters like the pursuit of holiness and self-denial in beautiful, compelling ways. This little book is a guide that helps Christians remember their identity and calling […]

Join us Sundays at the Colt Auditorium

It’s with much gratitude and excitement, that we can formally announce that our church is returning to our original meeting location at the Colt School Auditorium! God has been faithful to provide us with a place for worship during the past year, and He continues to be faithful as we anticipate this move. For the […]