Our Next Fellowship Event: We will be boating on a quiet lake in Leonia, NJ. Enjoy a Sunday afternoon (August 15th) with your brothers and sisters in Christ. This is a family event. Any child 5 years old or older can participate, 5-8 year olds may have reduced cost*
Where? Overpeck County Park Doing What? Boating. Kayak or canoe. $20/person rents you a boat, paddles, and life jacket (which you MUST wear)
Interested? Reservations necessary. Use signup sheet on the Colonial Room table, or contact* Nancy Jacobs, ASAP.
Welcome to the New Hempstead Community Cleanup! Yes! We are coming together for this year’s community event. When: Saturday, May 1, 9 am – 12 pm (Rain date: May 8) Where: New Hempstead Presbyterian Church Want to Participate in the New Hempstead Community Cleanup? Register yourself (or your team) on the New Hempstead Community Cleanup form on the Keep Rockland Beautiful website Advanced registration is required. All cleanup events will …Continue reading →
There will be a meeting of the congregation and the corporation of the New Hempstead Presbyterian Church on Sunday, February 21 in the Sanctuary and virtually over Zoom at 12:30 PM following Worship. Details will be sent in an email. All members are urged to participate. Copies of the annual report will be available in advance. Earlier this year, the Congregation voted to amend our bylaws to allow virtual and …Continue reading →
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.
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.
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 →