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Graham Sellors
February 18, 2018

“Remember your baptism – and be thankful.”

“Remember your baptism – and be thankful.”  You hear these words every week, and yet sometimes we wonder why we make so much of this (for many of us) long-ago event. Baptism is how Christians receive their ultimate identity. Saying that we are baptized is like saying we were given a name by our parents – […]

February 18, 2018

Today Commemorates the Transfiguration

Today commemorates the Transfiguration – the experience the disciples had with Jesus on the mountain top when he appeared with the Moses and Elijah. What did this eye-popping event mean then… and now? Scriptures for this week include 2 Kings 2:1-12, 2 Corinthians 4:3-6 and Mark 9:2-9.

February 9, 2018

Orange Juice and Fruit Are Needed for the Homeless

Every week, the Shepherd’s Way Relief Center hosts a hot meal to about 100 homeless men and women.  On Monday (Feb. 12). we are providing the breakfast and we have all of the ingredients.  The center has asked us if we can also provide orange juice and fruit. We want to be able to give […]

February 4, 2018

How do we make sure the Gospel is truly good news for all who hear it?

Everyone knows that “Gospel” is translated from a Greek word that means “good news.”  Not happy, necessarily, but good.                              Think about it – good news can make us relieved, make us weak-kneed, make us astonished, make us weep and even make us […]

February 2, 2018

Introducing Our New Staff Member

We are pleased to introduce Summer Foley as our new part-time Interim Director of Christian Education. Children, education, and advocacy have been important to Summer’s personal mission, as a mother, an educator an an elementary school volunteer, and an advocate of children with special needs. Summer has a passion for fostering spiritual growth in children of all ages and abilities. She […]

January 28, 2018

How do you feel when you witness injustice?

How do you feel when you witness injustice? If it is happening in front of you?  If it is something you see on TV?  If it is something that the government is doing? What is our obligation as Christians? As Jesus begins his ministry, he encounters a man possessed by an unclean spirit. At Sunday’s service, we found out […]

January 23, 2018

Bible Study Groups for Women, Men and Children

Are you looking for a bible study group?  We have groups for men, women and kids.  Email Graham Sellors at graham@newhanoverpres.org or call us 804-730-9700, if you are interested in joining one of groups for fellowship, fun and meaningful discussions.

January 12, 2018

The Jan. – Feb. 2018 Edition of the Newsletter is Here!

Click the link to find out the latest news and see what is going on at our church during January and February: NHPC 2018 Jan. – Feb. Edition of the Newsletter

January 9, 2018

Two volunteer opportunities for this week

We are in need of volunteers for two activities.  If you would like to help take down the Christmas decorations around the church, please meet in the church narthex tomorrow (Wednesday, January 10), at 6 p.m.  We also need 6-8 volunteers to help clean out our Clothes Closet in the back of Hanover Hall, at 10 […]

January 9, 2018

New Women’s Bible Study Group Meets Tonight

Tonight (January 9) is the first meeting of the Women’s Bible Study Group, at 6 p.m., in the Rowe Room.  The Rev. Terry Diebold will be leading the discussion on “Stuck: the places we get stuck & the God who sets us free”, by Jennie Allen.  Please plan to join in for a meaningful discussion and fellowship.

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