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New Hanover Presbyterian Church
June 18, 2017

The Big Ask!

For a few years I was the director of an organization that raised money for the mission college we served in Pakistan. When we were gearing up for a big fundraising visit, or sending in a large grant application, we (ungrammatically) called it “a big ask” – one that had the potential for transformation for […]

June 11, 2017

The Hidden Source

What is the true strength in Christianity and where does it come from? This week, as we install officers, we ask about the real force in Christian life – the Trinity. On this Trinity Sunday, we see how the unity of God the Father, Son and Spirit underwrites everything we possess in our faith.  Click here […]

May 28, 2017

Sunday May 28 — You Will Receive Power!

“You will receive power.” Jesus made this promise as one of the last things he said on earth. But it wasn’t just any kind of power… it was power with a purpose. The promise Jesus made in Acts 1:6-14 finds its ultimate expression in 1 Peter 4:12-19. This Sunday’s sermon, “When the Power Comes Down”, […]

May 21, 2017

Making the Unknown Known

What is the real task of the Christian in the world? Its not just being nice (which is not restricted to Christian people) or doing good things (of which every human being is capable). Our commission in the world is to make the unknown known – to reveal that earthly life has a calling and […]

May 14, 2017

A Hard Rocky Way

Head over to our sermon page to hear Dr. Johnson explain the Hard Rocky Way… When you read 1 Peter 2:18-25, you remember how long ago the Bible was written, and how different the world was in the days of Jesus and the apostles. Can a passage that says “Slaves obey your masters” have any […]

April 15, 2017

April 15 (Holy Saturday) — Relinquishing

Today, in this last day before the celebration of the resurrection, what do you need to leave behind you? Read the devotion here

April 14, 2017

April 14 — Relinquishing

Good Friday…. Read the devotion here

April 13, 2017

April 13 — Relinquiahing

Jesus had a decision to make. So do we. Read the devotion here

April 12, 2017

April 12 — Reliquishing

Relinquishment is always about more saying “yes” to God than saying “no” to yourself. Read the devotion here

April 11, 2017

April 11– Relinquishing

  No one in the Scriptures had more trouble with the concept of relinquishment than Jonah. Read the devotion here

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