Dear Sisters and Brothers in Christ, We know that our God is good and faithful—all the time. We also are all aware of the potential dangers posed by the novel corona virus-19. In the interest of the health of the congregation, and the communities we live in, the Session of New Hempstead Presbyterian Church decided in a called meeting last night, March 12, 2020, that our worship would be …Continue reading →
Our Fellowship Committee will be showing the film “A Passage to India” on Saturday, February 29, 2020 at 4:30 PM in the Sanctuary. Join us for an evening of exploration into the culture and history of India, as well as the social and racial consequences of colonialism. It’s sure to be a thought-provoking event. Note: this film deals with mature subject matter, and may not be appropriate for children.
There will be a meeting of the congregation and the corporation of the New Hempstead Presbyterian Church on Sunday, February 23 in the Sanctuary immediately following Worship. All members are urged to participate. Copies of the annual report will be available in advance. …Continue reading →
The Race and White Privilege book discussion group is restarting this Wednesday, January 8 at 7:30 in the Colonial Room. We meet monthly on the second Wednesday to discuss books which address racism past and present. This Wednesday, we are finishing our study of Friday Black. All are welcome. …Continue reading →
Do you enjoy good food and fellowship at our Coffee Hour after worship each Sunday? If so, the Deacons are looking for volunteers just like you to partner with us for Coffee Hours in 2020. Sign up now to help a Deacon shop, set-up, serve and clean-up. Sign-up sheet is in the Colonial Room. Many hands make light work and good fellowship!
On the first Sunday of Advent, we celebrate the start of the season by decorating our Worship space. All hands are needed—from hands that put up the tree to hands that fold prayer cards. If you can, please bring cut greens and clippers. There will be a light lunch at coffee hour. According to our tradition, we will write prayer cards for the Advent season on the second Sunday of …Continue reading →
We don’t have many opportunities to try new things with the support of our friends here at church. Let’s step out together as a group and try square dancing for a couple of hours. Friday, September 27 is the next Fellowship event. Meet here at the church at 7 PM, Friday September 27, to carpool to the dance hall together. Bring friends and family. The instructor is patient and fun. …Continue reading →
“Welcome Back” Potluck Luncheon will take place on Sunday, September
22 after Worship. It’s a great way to
welcome church family and friends as we settle back into our Fall
schedule. Bring a dish to share, and
bring a friend or two! Sign-up in the
The Fall Tag Sale is scheduled for October 5th from 9-2. We will need many hands (and donations!) for a successful event. Please put this and the setup date of October 4th on your calendars. The sign-up sheet will be posted in the Colonial Room. Our rain date is October 12th. Donation drop-offs can be brought to the church on Saturdays, September 14 and 28, between 9 and noon, or October 4 between noon and 7 p.m. Looking forward to another FUNdraiser!
Saturday, August 10th is the next monthly open mic/coffee house at New Hempstead. This is the longstanding Stony Point event, just moved a few miles and run by the same excellent people. Good folks, good music, good coffee and snacks. Sign up starts at 6:30pm; music from 7:00 to about 10pm. Join us in Murchison Hall. You’ll have a good time!