Great news! We have a new Director of Music for NHPC! Her name is Lois Anderson and she previously was on the music staff at Germonds Presbyterian Church. Her first Sunday with us will be September 2, so please make her feel welcome! I would like to thank the members of the Search Committee for helping to make this possible—Barbara Zacheis, Jane Craig Sebok, Jocelyne Daniel, Percy Crockett and Rev. …Continue reading →
Holy week is almost upon us. The choir has been planning special music including for Maundy Thursday and Good Friday. On Good Friday, the choir from Germonds church will join us. Palm Sunday Sunday, March 25 Worship at 11 AM in the Sanctuary Luncheon to follow Maundy Thursday Thursday, March 29 Worship at 8 PM in the Sanctuary The institution of the Lord’s Supper will be celebrated Good …Continue reading →
Palm Sunday Sunday, April 9 11 AM Worship Noon Palm Sunday Luncheon Maundy Thursday Thursday, April 13 8 PM Worship with Communion (Choir to rehearse afterwards) Good Friday Friday, April 14 8 PM Tenebrae Service Easter Sunday Sunday, April 16 8 AM Sunrise Service in Murchison Hall 9 AM Full breakfast in Murchison Hall 11 AM Service of the Resurrection in Sanctuary Noon Fellowship time …Continue reading →
It seems like we just finished celebrating Christmas and Epiphany, but it is almost time for the season of Lent. Ash Wednesday is March 1 and the New Hempstead Presbyterian Church will observe the occasion with Communion and the imposition of ashes at 8 PM in the Sanctuary.
Due to the inclement weather, we are cancelling our February 12 services and suggesting that everyone stay warm. The meeting of the Congregation and Corporation of the New Hempstead Presbyterian Church will be held next week, February 19, immediately after Worship. …Continue reading →
Pastor Lori will be blessing the animals at 4 PM on Saturday, October 22 in the Sanctuary. Members, neighbors, and friends are invited. Bring your small animals (n cages or on leashes, please) to the New Hempstead Presbyterian Church for blessing.
On Sunday, October 2, we will be worshiping and celebrating World Communion Sunday at Haverstraw Central Presbyterian Church. Join us there at 10 AM (yes, 10 AM), as we get to know our neighbors and continue our discussion of opportunities for shared ministry and witness in Rockland County. …Continue reading →
Pastor Lori will be away for continuing education on Sunday, August 21st. In her absence, Toney Earl, Jr. will be our special guest at worship that day. He’ll be sharing his personal story, and telling us more about the work of his organization–MADE (Making a Difference Everyday)–bringing hope and change to formerly incarcerated individuals. All are welcome! Join us Sunday at 10AM.
Pastor Lori is away on a continuing education trip. In case of Pastoral emergency, contact Ed Garcia. Worship on Sunday, July 31 will be led by Rick Ufford-Chase of Stony Point. The Church office will be closed Tuesday, August 2. Worship on Sunday, August 7 will be a joint worship service at Haverstraw Central Presbyterian Church …Continue reading →