NGC First Missions Sunday: January 9

We welcome Dr. Kent Martin and his wife Peggy, who are with us today to teach us about Rafiki Foundation. They are recently retired missionaries with Rafiki, now living in Franklin, NC. We also welcome Dr. Breno Macedo, preaching to us during morning worship. A native of Brazil, Dr. Macedo earned an electronic engineering degree, … [Read more…]

Rafiki Africa Ministries Service

MARK SUNDAY January 9, 2022: We will have our first Missions Sunday, with Dr. Breno Macedo, Adjunct Professor of Homiletics at Greenville Seminary as our guest preacher. Along with this, recently retired Rafiki missionaries Kent and Peggy Martin will lead our Sunday School and Sunday afternoon discussion times. All are welcome.

The Light TO The World

This Sunday Pastor Barron’s sermon is from the book of  Ephesians 5:1-21, entitled “We Are the Light to the World”. The word ‘Christian’ means ‘Christ follower’, more literally, a follower of Christ. First coined by the gentiles as a label of derision in the early years of the church, by the second century, the title … [Read more…]

Adult Sunday School Begins A New Book

Lesson 1 for September 5 is titled “Sacrifices,” a study of Leviticus 1. We’ll look at the purpose of sacrifices under both Old and New Covenants. Adult Sunday School meets Sunday mornings at 9:30, and is a time of study with open discussion. Copies of the new Fall/Winter 2021 Adult Quarterly are available on the … [Read more…]

A Priesthood For The Ages

This Sunday Pastor Barron brings a message from the book of Hebrews, chapter 5, verses 1-10, entitled “Jesus: The Great High Priest.” The initial call of Aaron as High Priest was confirmed through the budding of Aaron’s staff (in response to a challenge by dissenters, see Numbers 17:1-10). The priestly right of approaching God is … [Read more…]

Faith Tested By Trials

We’re happy to have Dr. Sid Dyer preaching for us again this Sunday. Sid is a professor of Greek and Church New Testament at Greenville Presbyterian Theological Seminary. This Sunday Dr. Sid Dyer brings a message from the book of James, chapter 1, verses 2-8, entitled, “Faith Tested by Trials.” Suffering and troubles can be … [Read more…]