Welcome to Hope Church, a Christian church serving South Dayton, Centerville, Springboro, Kettering, Beavercreek Ohio

Our Story

God has opened the door for Hope Church to merge with Miamisburg Assembly of God and we couldn’t be happier. What God has joined together let no man put asunder! Mark 10:9



  • The first Hope Prayer Meetings with 15 in attendance
  • Hope’s first service using the auditorium of Dayton Christian School System
  • The public dedication of Hope Church


  • Hope moved to the cafetorium, a larger venue at DCCS


  • Hope’s first mission trip to Guatemala
  • Hope hosted it’s first Conference on the Holy Spirit


  • Hope is supporting 6 foreign missionaries every month


  • Hope gave $31,000 to missions


  • Hope’s first missions trip to Argentina
  • Hope purchases the Office/Education Building on McEwen in Centerville


  • Hope reaches out to victims of the Kentucky Tornados
  • Hope Church’s video venue online
  • Hope’s Men of Courage Commissioning Service


  • Hope begins ministering regularly at Target Dayton


  • Hope & Destiny Church host city-wide revival at Dayton Memorial Hall
  • Hope begins Propel Campaign for expansion (location, global & online)
  • Hope youth outreach with 10 students making a decision for Christ


  • Hope moves into it own facility located within Dayton Christian School
  • Hope attends its first Youth Camps at Heartland Conference & Retreat Center
  • Hope hosted a Conference on the Holy Spirit with Tim & Rochelle Enloe
  • Hope & Destiny Church host city-wide revival at Kettering Assembly of God


  • Hope hosted a community wide Easter Egg Hunt.
  • Hope attended it’s very first Fine Arts Festival and received 3 invitations to Nationals.
  • Hope attended Game Day “Men’s Retreat” for the very first time.
  • Hope Church joined Hope Global Impact and hosted it’s very first 5k Fresh Water Run.  Over 100 in attendance.


  • Hope moved to a new location at the Washington Township Rec Center.
  • To date…Hope church has given $422,960.28 to missions (local & foreign).
  • Hope Church raised $35,000 to build a Fresh Water Well in Tanzania Africa.


  • Founding Pastors Darrell and Lori Bucher take the lead pastor position at Lima First AG.
  • While searching for a new Lead Pastor, a God-opportunity arose.


  • Hope Church, with the inspired leadership help of John Musgrave and the Ohio Ministry Network, completed a merge with Miamisburg Assembly of God (MAG), Pastor Kim Wetteland, lead Pastor.
  • Hope Church dissolved and is now in union with the MAG body in Miamisburg