Donations to our “Adopt a Habitat Family” are due this Sunday, December 15th, to allow time for the Deacons to shop, wrap and deliver gifts in time for Christmas. Contact Laura Metallo-Bidon with any questions.
Some people have indicated that they would like to order another engraved brick for the new patio. We are willing to place a second order for bricks if we can meet the ten brick minimum. If you are interested in purchasing one or more, please sign up on the sheet in the Colonial Room. Once we have the ten, we’ll distribute the order forms. The cost remains at $50 each. … Continue reading →
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 →
Habitat of Rockland helps local families achieve their dream of home ownership. And this year, you can help two Habitat families as they celebrate a Merry Christmas in their very own homes! This holiday season, New Hempstead Presbyterian Church will be “adopting” two families who have recently moved into homes built or renovated by Habitat for Humanity of Rockland. Each family has two young children and will benefit greatly this … Continue reading →
New Hempstead Presbyterian Church has a long tradition of donating “Thanksgiving Baskets” to local families in need, and we will be continuing that tradition again this year! Be sure to bring your food items to church on Sunday, November 24th so that we can distribute them before Thanksgiving. You can also sponsor a basket, and we’ll do the shopping for you–a full basket costs $40. Be sure to indicate … Continue reading →
See this info from Mark Zacheis to learn about taking advantage of a better rate on gas and electricity: click here … Continue reading →
Habitat for Humanity of Rockland will be this year’s recipient of our Peace & Global Witness Offering (formerly known as the Peacemaking Offering). Not only does Habitat help Rockland families achieve the dream of home ownership, but did you know their office is located in Murchison Hall? This offering is a great way to support our community partner and help Rockland families achieve their dream. Make checks payable to New Hempstead Presbyterian Church, and indicate “Peace & Global Witness,” or use the special envelops that can be found in your church pew, by Sunday, October 13th, 2019.
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 →
Our annual “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 Colonial Room.
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!