After two long years, Hope Center Arts and Tabernacle finally moved into their beautiful new facility in October 2008. It's been a little more than a year and finally having space is such a relief. The building has a spacious theatre/gallery where large meetings and services are also held. The facility includes a dance studio with mirrors, barres and a skylight allowing natural light to flow in. A well-equipped art room, a suite of offices with a conference room and a cafe with wifi and a fireplace. All of this is in a warm inviting environment, exposed brick and dark woods, surrounded by huge picture windows. 110 Cambridge Ave., Jersey City, NJ 07307
The Hope Center Tabernacle: Services are at 9am and 12 noon on Sundays and Tuesday prayer and bible study at 7:30 pm. Our worship incorporates not only music but dance, drama and the arts in general.
El Tabernaculo: Para servicios en espanol, vengan los Domingos a las 4pm, y los Martes a las 7:30 pm para oracion y estudios biblicos.
INO Kids (HCT's wonderful childrent's ministry) for ages 4 through 12, will be held at our youth annex at 43 Charles Street, Jersey City Heights, New Jersey, 07307 at the same times as the Sunday services. Please drop off your kids before service and pick them up right after.
INO House (Youth and Young Adult Ministry) Fridays @7:30 pm. An eclectic time of worship and intimacy where young people abandon themselves to the Lord. Worship is contemporary, and drama, dance, as well as all other forms of artistic expressions are explored bringing a new dimension of clarity to those seeking a personal relationship with Christ. These services are also held at the 43 Charles Street annex.
PARKING IS NOW AVAILABLE in the municipal parking lot across the street (Free on Sundays and Weeknights after 7:00 pm)
NBC Morning Show: “Your Spirit”
Special Feature: The Hope Center's Show, "Young at Art- Youthful Inspiration" at
the Morgan Industrial Center, Downtown Jersey City
Recently, The Hope Center was featured on the NBC Morning Show in a segment called, “Your Spirit”. The President & CEO of The Hope Center,
an outreach arm of Hope Center Tabernacle, Rev. Mario Gonzalez gave a synopsis of the ministry as well as a description of a magnificent art show entitled, “Young at Art” featuring a collection of fine artists from the NYC metroplex.
UPN 9 "Good News": Special Feature: The Hope Center's Show, "Reflections on Hope" at City Hall
On the evening of April 11th, The Hope Center was featured on the evening UPN 9 News show, in a segment called, “Good News”. The show reported the Hope Center's show at Jersey City's City Hall.
As Sam Cintron, worship leader for Hope Center Tabernacle and Vice President of the Hope Center sang his Gospel song, "Under His Wings," the Hope Center Dancers wonderfully worshipped the Lord in dance as millions of people in the tri-state area were exposed to this wonderful ministerial work. The President & CEO of The Hope Center, Rev. Mario Gonzalez, spoke on the show and the work of the Hope Center.
Reflections on Hope-Jersey City's City Hall Will Never be The Same!
On April 11th, The Hope Center held a show and exhibit in Jersey City's City Hall Rotunda. The crowd was purpoted to be the largest crowd ever to attend an event at City Hall. Mayor Cunningham issued a proclamation honoring the Hope Center for it's efforts on behalf of the children of Jersey City.
Following the events of September 11th, various Christian artist's exhibited their art alongside children with a message of healing and hope. Gospel music was performed in the Council Chambers, as the Hope Center Dancers ministered to "Under His Wings," and other songs. The event was truly unforgetable and greatly exalted ourLord.