We’re planning an Inquirers class for some time in November. Ed Garcia will be leading sessions on the history of the reformed tradition, the theory of Presbyterianism and what it means to be a Presbyterian. At the end of the class, those who aren’t members of New Hempstead will be invited to join if they would like. The class can also be useful as a refresher for long-time members who … Continue reading →
Everyone had such fun at last year’s talent show that we are planning another one, but it won’t be complete without you! We know you have a talent. Here’s your opportunity to share that talent with the congregation and see everyone else perform as well. Music, storytelling, comedy, magic, poetry reading, drama, juggling, etc. are all welcome. Contact Howard or Kryste for help putting together your act. We also need … Continue reading →
Once again this year, NHPC is proud to partner with Helping Hands of Rockland County to provide Safe Haven for our neighbors in need. Volunteers will be needed on these dates to prepare and serve dinner, and to provide overnight chaperone. Contact Mission Chair Laura Metallo-Bidon to learn more. … Continue reading →
How can we be peace-makers, rather than just peace-wishers? Your gifts to the Peacemaking Offering on October 6th, 2013, will support peacemaking activities at all levels of the Presbyterian Church (USA). Our local share of the offering will support the mission of “Home for Heroes,” a Rockland County organization working to provide housing for homeless veterans at the Camp Shanks site in Tappan, NY. Eight units of housing are expected … Continue reading →
What do water pumps, a flock of chicks, fruit and vegetable seeds, and a llama have in common? They’re all gifts provided to Heifer International through last spring’s Pentecost Offering. Given in memory of Charles Martin, a beloved member of our congregation who served as deacon, elder and role model to all our children, these gifts will provide a gift of clean water, a basket of hope, a boost of … Continue reading →
Choir rehearsals will begin on Thursday, September 12. You are welcome to join. Contact Kryste if you have questions. … Continue reading →
On Sunday, September 1 the youth group will be going to the Renaissance Faire, we’ll meet at the church and leave at noon. Contact Mark Zacheis for more information.
Sunday School will be starting up again on September 8th. See Pauline Mattis for details. Adult Bible Study with Ed Garcia will also be starting on September 8th and will meet at Sunday mornings at 9:30am in the Colonial Room. Anyone is invited to participate.
Germonds Church has invited our congregation to join them for their chili cook-off and dance on Saturday, September 7. The Chili cook-off starts at 5:30 PM. Everyone is invited to bring a batch of homemade chili and create a name for it. They will be judged according to various categories. After judging, everyone can feast on the entries! The Square dance will start at 7 PM under the tent. No … Continue reading →
Starting June 16, Father’s Day, we will return to our summer Worship schedule. Worship will begin at 10 AM. The Sunday School will be on hiatus until the fall when we go back to 11 AM Worship.