New Hope Life Groups

Looking for a place to share your heart in a more intimate setting? At New Hope, we believe there is more to friendship with church friends than on a Sunday morning. Find a life group that's a good fit for you!


  • Relationship building

    Leaders: Howard & Joyce Seaman

    When: 1st & 3rd Wednesday, 7:30PM

    Description: We want to grow in relationship with God and each other. This is a time to worship God and pray with each other. It's a safe place to share your heart, speak into each other's lives, and share accountability. It will involve snacks, fellowship, and fun!

    Contact: Howard: soundman77@aol.com, Joyce: seaman.joyce@yahoo.com


  • friendship, fun, and laughter

    Leaders: Carl & Nancy Ast

    When: Meets Once Monthly TBD

    Description: A time to grow in friendship and relax with one another! Our group centers around games and activities.

    Contact: NanCast92@gmail.com

  • Sketching Scripture

    Leaders: Sam & Jane Pernicano
    When: Tuesday Nights @ 7 Seasonal
    Description: An artistic expedition through God's word. In depth, scripture based, devotional & discussion group. Digging deeper as we learn & grow together.


    Contact: sampernicano52@gmail.com | 585-478-2589

  • Ladies and Wings

    Leaders:  Carol Royall
    When: 1st & 3rd Tuesday Every Month
    Description: We will meet at Jeremiahs on Buffalo Rd. These nights will always involve wings, conversation, support and encouragement. From 6-8:30 PM
    Contact:  caroyall@rochester.rr.com, 585-797-8102

  • Mike Bardeen, Deb & Tom Accorso

    Leaders: Mike Bardeen, Hosted by deb and tom
    When: 3rd Thursday of the month
    Description: Our group seeks to be a cross-generational community that desires intentional relationships with each other. At our core is Acts 2:17. We want to get to know each other and grow in a way that we are able to speak into each other's lives that encourages and draws out the dreams, visions, and prophecies God has placed within us. 
    Contact: Mike: 585-967-2104 | Debbie: 585-733-3045 | Tom: 585-967-6574

  • fun, food, & discovery

    Leaders: Jim & Heidi Schukraft
    When: 2nd & 4th Wednesday of the month
    Description: Our focus is “to do life together”. Let’s come together and build community with one another! We’ll eat some, share some, laugh some, learn some. 
    Contact: jschukraft@rochester.rr.com | hschukraft@rochester.rr.com

  • Young Adults

    Leaders: Mark & Brittany Rumph
    When: 1st & 3rd Thursday of the Month 7 PM
    Description: The Young Adults Group is Home group designed for individuals aged 18-35. The mission of the group is to create a sense of community among the Christ-Loving young adults. We create a safe space to ask questions, get prayer, practice/ activate your gifts, and walk through life in connection with each other. We also cultivate a culture of fun with group outings, game nights, and meals as a group.
    Contact: youngadults@newhopecom.org