Mark your calendars for June 14 for the annual church tag sale. From 9 AM to 2 PM we’ll be open, selling all kinds of treasures. Come out, bring your friends and have some fun with us. And bring your appetite too. We’ll be grilling and offering baked goods as well as treasures. We are in need of helpers and a signup sheet has been posted on the Colonial Room … Continue reading →
Due to Pastor Lori’s unanticipated travel, the Gun Violence and Gospel Values Lenten workshop had to be re-scheduled. The third meeting will take place on Sunday, May 4 after Worship. We will view the video Trigger, which was produced by the PC(USA). All are invited to attend whether or not you could come to the earlier sessions. … Continue reading →
On Saturday, April 26 we will be repairing the damage the winter did to our grounds and preparing for spring. We’ll meet at 9 AM and go until noon, but help is welcomed any time that morning for as long as you can help. Bring gloves, rakes and other garden implements.
Here is the Holy Week Worship schedule for 2014: Sunday, April 13 Palm Sunday 11 AM Worship 12 noon Palm Sunday Luncheon Thursday, April 17 Maundy Thursday 8 PM Worship with Communion Friday, April 18 Good Friday 8 PM Tenebrae Service Sunday, April 20 Easter Sunday 8 AM Sunrise Service in Murchison Hall 9 AM Full Breakfast in Murchison Hall 11 AM Service of the Resurrection … Continue reading →
During worship on February 16, Yvonne Bermudez was ordained and installed as a Deacon for New Hempstead Presbyterian Church. Also installed were returning Ruling Elders Pam Fink, Barbara Zacheis and Karen Martin and returning Deacons Donna Butson and Patricia Crockett. Thank you to these officers for helping to lead the Church. Thanks as well to Deacons Theresa Lucas and Liring Sullivan, and Elders Walter Hemsley and Walter Smith who are rotating … Continue reading →
It seems that you can’t listen to the news without reports of more violence, especially violence involving guns. For four Sundays in March, we will be studying “Gun Violence and Gospel Values”. This is a denominational resource guide written to start a conversation around the relationship between our Christian Values and the havoc wrought in our nation by the abuse and misuse of firearms. We will meet in the sanctuary … Continue reading →
Sunday, March 2, the Rev. Margery Rossi will lead worship and preach. After worship, she will conduct a workshop on “Rediscovering our Spiritual Gifts.” Rev. Rossi lead this workshop for the Elders and Deacons in the fall, and it was a fun, enlightening event. God has blessed each one of us with gifts and skills. When we discover what those are, we find our place for joyful service in Christ’s … Continue reading →
A congregational and corporation meeting has been called for Sunday, February 9, 2014 after Worship. All NHPC members are requested to attend. This will be our 279th Annual Meeting of the Congregation. The deadline for annual reports is Tuesday, January 28 so Kristen can assemble them by the Sunday before the meeting. … Continue reading →
We will celebrate the birth of Christ with a candle-light service on Christmas Eve (December 24) at 8 PM in the Sanctuary. The Eucharist will be celebrated. All are welcome to share in the joy, regardless of church affiliation.
The Church is praying for and collecting donations to help the efforts of Presbyterian Disaster Assistance in providing relief to the victims of Typhoon Haiyan. The Typhoon left many dead and hundreds of thousands displaced. Place a check, clearly marked for Typhoon Relief, into the offering plate. Or, see the Presbyterian Disaster Assistance website for more ways to give. … Continue reading →