Holy Hops! Men’s Gathering for Dinner, Fellowship and Discussion

The next “Holy Hops!” gathering will be held tonight (September 18th) 6 p.m., at Kim and Steve Chau’s home.  All men are invited and welcome to this New Hanover men’s group gathering – no reservations needed – as we gather informally for dinner, fellowship and discussion of...
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Hurricane Preparedness Tips and Information

As you have certainly heard, hurricane Florence is approaching the East Coast, and may affect our area. Projections can change over the next few days, but as precaution we want everyone to be as informed and as safe as possible. A) For church information: We will strive to post...
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Eric Douglass Makes Presentation to Bible Conference in Finland

We are pleased to report that our own Rev. Eric Douglass made a presentation recently at the International Biblical Literature Conference, held in Helsinki, Finland. His presentation focused on how we, as 21st century readers, discover ‘newness’ in our Gospel stories....
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Thank you for a successful VBS 2018

During the week August 6th, we had over 35 children and their families attend our Vacation Bible School. Every day, the children participated in a bible lesson, a snack, a craft, games and activities, and we all sang lots of children’s bible songs. Our 17 adult and teen...
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Items and Volunteers Needed During Our CARITAS Week for Families

We are looking forward to hosting a group of homeless families from CARITAS in 11 days!  Our church considers this one of our highest callings as Jesus reminds us in Matthew 25: 35 ” For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something...
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Another School Shooting

Dear Friends: There has been yet another school shooting. So far, 9 people have died and several more are in area hospitals in surgery. Several of you have reached out to me about this event, and, yes, Santa Fe, Texas is about 20 miles from my childhood home in Galveston...
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CARITAS

And one of you says to them, “Go in peace, be warmed and filled,” without giving them the things needed for the body, what good is that? James 2:16 New Hanover is opening our doors to the CARITAS men’s group this holiday season. We will be offering love, housing and friendship to...
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Jail Ministry Bakes Cookies Once Again

Join us at noon, Sunday, November 19, as we meet in our kitchen to bake sugar cookies for the inmates at the Pamunkey Regional Jail. Our jail ministry started 4 years ago, and we have baked many dozens of cookies for those incarcerated at the Richmond City Jail and more recently...
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Sunday School News

Sunday School is alive and well! So, here is an update, especially with the Holidays approaching. For the next two weeks, we will continue our (wildly popular) course on “Women and Missions.” In the past weeks, we have heard stories about engaging in other cultures from Elena...
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