North Church of Portsmouth, United Church of Christ, an Open and Affirming Church, invites you to worship, fellowship and mission. At every age and stage of our lives each of us is on a faith journey. We at North Church would like to be your companions on the journey. As the world in which we live changes, so does this uniquely blessed family of faith. Come and travel with us as we seek to follow Jesus the Christ in discovering and living the ministry God has given us.
We would like to welcome our new interim pastor, Rev. Carolyn Keilig, who will be filling this position on October 18, 2015. See our Pastor’s Page for more info.
January 29– Fourth Sunday after the Epiphany/
Health and Human Services Sunday
Guest Preacher: The Rev. Dr. David Reynolds
David is the Executive Director of PCS (Pastoral Counseling Service) and a NH Licensed Pastoral Psychotherapist who is adept at working with clients dealing with trauma recovery, depression, anxiety, and crisis management. He frequently presents lectures and seminars at churches, schools, and businesses on a variety of topics, including transitions, values, and productivity.
February 5 – Fifth Sunday After Epiphany
Scripture lessons: Isaiah 58:1-12; Matthew 5:13-20
Sermon: Always and Forever
The Sacrament of Communion will be celebrated
February 12 – Sixth Sunday after Epiphany
Guest Preacher: Tom Reinfuss, Seafarer’s Friend
February 19 – Seventh Sunday after Epiphany
Scripture lessons: Leviticus 19:1-2, 9-18; Matthew 5:38-48
Sermon: Holiness and Social Justice
February 26 – Last Sunday after Epiphany
Scripture lessons: Exodus 24:12-18; Matthew 17:1-9
Sermon: Overshadowed in Trust