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Church News

New Hope’s Homecoming

New Hope's Homecoming is Oct. 11th. Worship Service begins at 10:30 with a picnic style meal on the grounds right after the service. Take all the needed precautions and come join us as we celebrate 151 years of God's faithfulness to the little country church set in...

Elevation Youth Group

Wednesday Nights at 6:30 in the youth building at New Hope. Come join us; we would love to get to know and discover God with you. We have two groups...5th thru 8th grade & 9th thru 12th grade. Bring a friend, worship, learn, discover, & have fun doing it.

On-Line Streaming

You can now join us for on-line streaming of our Sunday Morning Services. Every Sunday morning at 10:30 Facebook Live on our churches FB page. New Hope Baptist Church Riesel. Tune in and join us; we would love to worship with you.

Wednesday Evening Bible Study

Bible Study is from 7-8pm every Wednesday. No childcare available. Come out into the country and join us; we would love to study God's Word with you. Sharing our Faith, Securing our Future.

Giving On Line

If you would like to support New Hope we now have a way for you to do so on-line. You can use “cash app” All you need to do is download the app and follow the instructions. Use our cash handle ($NewHopeTithing) to send your offering to the church. You can also use our...

Bro. Frank Barnes

New Hope’s most beloved pastor was Rev. H. Frank Barnes. Bro. Barnes pastored New Hope for a short while back in the early 1920s. He left and went on to pastor churches in Tyson, Tokio, and Oak Grove, Texas. He would return to pastor New Hope after World War II around...

Cemetary at New Hope

In 1857 William Alanson Dunklin moved to Texas from Aberdeen, Mississippi and bought a plantation called Spring Hill a few miles east of Waco across the Brazos. He set aside 5 acres of land adjoining the plantation for a cemetery, school/church and parsonage. These 5...

New Hope’s History

Rev. B.H. Carroll was New Hope Baptist Church's first pastor. He was hired after conducting a revival in the New Hope Community. The revival was such a success that the Waco Association decided to charter a Baptist Church there and promptly called young Rev. Carroll...