NHA News
New England Prays – 24/7 Prayer Canopy
New England Prays is looking for churches and ministries who will collaborate to form a 24/7 prayer canopy over New England, sponsoring one day a month of 12 or 24 hours of sustained prayer and worship, with strategic prayer focuses for regional change. This is starting in October, but will be growing and expanding! If your church carries the vision for sustained prayer and worship, consider partnering in this effort. Contact NewEnglandPrays@gmail.com or visit www.newenglandalliance.net/new-england-prays for more information.
Healthy Church Growth Seminar – Wednesday Oct. 18 – 8 am – 1 pm
The Manchester Pastor’s Fellowship is working with the NHA to host a Healthy Church Growth Seminar, put on by pastors for pastors, at Shiloh Christian Church (55 Edmund St. Manchester). Pastor Bo Chancy of Manchester Christian Church will be sharing on “Strategic church partnership in a post-religious context “ with other Manchester pastors presenting on various topics. Cost is $10 and covers lunch. See the full schedule, and register online today.
PRAYER MEETINGS & FELLOWSHIP
Awaken the Dawn – Prayer and Worship with us on the National Mall! – Oct. 6 – 9
Awaken the Dawn is a movement that is calling worshippers and people of prayer to represent their states and sustain 24-hour prayer and worship from Oct. 6 – 9 on the National Mall in Washington DC. Join the groups of worshippers, intercessors and volunteers heading to Washington DC to fuel the NH and New England Worship Tents. Contact Annettetuttle2222@gmail.com for more information.
Lakes Region Men’s Fellowship – Tuesdays weekly
Join with others from the Lakes Region at First Baptist Church in Wolfeboro on Tuesdays at 7:00 a.m. Contact Ed Bolton at edwbolton@gmail.com or 781-910-9806 for more information.
Concord Prayer Walk – Saturdays weekly
Come join the Concord Church to pray for the city. The group is open to all and meets Saturdays at 8 am in front of White Mountain Coffee. Contact Pastor Kevin Twombly for more information at revkev@rfcnh.com.
Milford House of Prayer – Thursdays weekly
The Milford House of Prayer (MHOP) has regular prayer meetings every Thursday at 7 pm. MHOP meets in the white modular building next door to Light of the World Christian Church, 273 Elm St, Milford, NH. All are welcome and encouraged to come. Contact paulsontag46@gmail.com for more information.
Concord Community Wide Nights of Prayer – Monday, October 2 (monthly)
Community Wide Nights of Prayer take place on the first Monday of each month in Concord. The group meets at Restoration Foursquare Church, 39 Fayette St from 7:00pm-8:30 pm. Contact Pastor Kevin Twombly for more information at revkev@rfcnh.com.
Concord Prayer Meeting – Thursday Mornings, most weeks
There is a weekly prayer meeting in Concord from 9 – 11 am. Join at 113 North State St. in Concord to pray for the city and state. Please contact Annette Tuttle, 603-344-9066, if you plan to attend or for more information.
Women’s Intercessory Group, Berlin – Fourth Saturdays (monthly)
Join women from the greater Berlin area for a multi-church time of prayer and worship on the fourth Saturday of the month. The meeting starts at 10 am at Lambs Chapel (214 School St.). All are welcome! Contact Linda Canter at lambschapel@msn.com for more information.
PASTORS – for a list of additional pastor’s gatherings visit www.nhalliance.net/pastor-s-fellowships
Pastors Hunting Trip – Oct 6 – 8
The Berlin Area Pastor’s Group is initiating a Pastors Hunting Trip for pastors. Contact Dave Canter at lambschapel@msn.com for more information.
Lakes Region Pastor’s Prayer Gathering – Wednesday, October 11
The Lakes Region Pastor’s Prayer will resume in October for their monthly pastors meeting, hosted by Lochmere Baptist Church from 8:30 – 10 am. Contact Alan Graustein to confirm the location, alangraustein@gmail.com.
Interdenominational Pastors and Lay Prayer Meeting for Revival – Monthly
Join with other Pastors in Manchester for the monthly Interdenominational Prayer Meeting. Current date and time TBD. This event is hosted by pastors and for pastors, but anyone is welcome to attend! Contact Pastor Nzie for more information (603-820-1906).
Concord Pastor’s Prayer Group – First and Third Tuesdays
The Pastor’s Prayer Group the first and third Tuesday of each month. Contact Kevin Twombly at revkev@rfcnh.com for more information.
Berlin Area Pastor’s Group- Second and Fourth Wednesdays
The Berlin Area Pastor’s Group meets at Lamb’s Chapel, 214 School St. in Berlin. Join other pastors for fellowship and prayer on the second and fourth Wednesday of every month starting at 10 am. Contact Dave Canter at lambschapel@msn.com for more information.
Grassroots – Conference for Pastors & Church Leaders – Augusta, ME – October 3
Grassroots is a conference geared towards the strengthening of Church leaders. It is a gathering of harvest workers from the nearby fields. Teaching will feature ideas and truth, contextualized for ministry in New England. Imagine an event for pastors and leaders that is not just from and for mega churches: that is Grassroots. Contact grassrootspastors.org to learn more.
WORSHIP
Berlin-Area Multi-Church Night of Worship – Oct. 15
Berlin and the surrounding area hosts a monthly Regional Night of Worship. Join them on Oct. 15, at the Salvation Arm in Berlin. Contact Dave and Linda Canter at lambschapel@msn.com for more information.
Souhegan Valley United Prayer Monthly Meeting – Oct. 19 – 7 pm
The regional Souhegan Valley United Prayer gathering will meet on Oct 19 at Milford House of Prayer (273 Elm St. Milford), starting at 7 pm. The House of Prayer is located in the white modular building next door to Light of the World Christian Church. Contact info@svup.org for more information.
Souhegan Valley United Prayer Men’s Breakfast – October 28 – 8:30 AM
Anyone is welcome to join at 419 Elm St. in Milford. Contact info@svup.org for more information.
Simply Worship Conference – October 28
Simply Worship Conference is coming up fast! Simply Worship is a practical, biblical, and affordable event for volunteers who help lead worship or run AV at their churches. Join with hundreds of other churches and ministries for a time of encouragement, equipping, and fellowship. Learn more at www.simplyworshipconference.org or email andy@berea.org.
OUTREACH OPPORTUNITIES
Carroll County Coalition Prevention of Alcohol and Drug Abuse
A group of individuals is forming a faith based coalition of churches and ministries to come together and form a collective response against Substance Abuse in the community of Caroll County. Contact Bob Batson, Bob@proverbsmen.org for more information.
1269 Café Open House Celebration – Oct. 10 – 6:30 – 8 pm
1269 Café will be hosting their Grand Opening on Tuesday, October 10th from 6:30-8 pm. Finally! It’s only taken us 18 months, but we’d love to throw open the doors and welcome you. Come see us, learn about what’s been going on, and hear what’s brewing for the future. Check out our event on Facebook to rsvp or get in touch.
40 Days for Life in Manchester and Greenland – September 27th – November 5th
40 Days for Life is a time of prayer and fasting for the unborn. This year it will be taking place in Manchester and Greenland! Contact Sheila DePuydt to get involved in Manchester and Jackie McCoy for Greenland at: 40daysforlifemanchester@gmail.com and jackievmc@gmail.com. Learn more online at 40daysforlife.com/manchester and 40daysforlife.com/greenland.
Lead Youth and Lead Kids Conferences – Nashua, NH / Hampden, MA – October 21 / March 3
Join with others from around New England for a day of strengthening and renewal for youth and student ministry teams at the Lead Youth Conference. Similarly, Lead Kid is a day of strengthening and renewal for kid’s ministry teams. Both events are geared towards workers in the local context of New England. Lead Youth will be on Oct. 21 in Nashua NH and Lead Kids on March3, 2018 in Hampden MA. Learn more at leadyouthconference.org and leadkids.info.
The True Vine – Wednesday, November 8
A night to learn about Christ in a”neutral” environment and hear about the life of the vine and how it relates to the life we are meant to live. Join at LaBelle’s Winery as the first vine manager walks us through the life of a vine. Come learn how nature’s beauty unfolds and provides deeper insights to God’s design for life, starting at 6:30 pm. Register at www.eventbrite.com/e/the-true-vine-tickets-36501328456?aff=es2 . Contact dmstahlheber@gmail.com for more information.
One Nation Youth Conference – November 10-12
One Nation is a conference to contend for campus revival in New England. The vision is to establish a place for the Presence of God on every middle school, high school and college in the state of New Hampshire through the Fellowship of Christian Athletes campus ministry. This year, we will gather at Concord High School from November 10th-12th for three nights with Bethel Music ft. Cory Asbury, Super Bowl Champion Clint Gresham, Pastor Josh Carter and more. For more information go to: www.onenationconference.com
PARTNER ANNOUNCEMENTS
Pumpkin Fest Community Day with the Crossing Life Church – Oct. 7 – 11 am – 8 pm
Celebrate the Harvest Season with the Crossing Life Church and surrounding community! Festivities include live music, chainsaw carving, games for the kids, food for order, bake sales and so much more. Free admission and all are welcome. Contact info@windhamcrossing.org for more information.
GOIAM Missions Conference – Nashua NH – Oct. 17 – 19
Gate City Church is hosting their annual GOIAM Missions Conference, a time for networking, cross pollination and apostolic collaboration based on the theme of Philemon 20. Register online at gatecitychurch.org/serve/global-outreach/goiam. Contact info@gatecitychurch.org for more information.
Concert with Dover Baptist Church – Friday, October 27
Dover Baptist Church will be be hosting the band Carrollton, Hannah Kerr, and Ben Laine Friday October 27th at 7 pm for an amazing night of music. All three artists are incredibly talented and have a passion to serve God. Tickets are only $12. Not only will you have a good time but it’s an opportunity to join together as a body of believers and worship together as one. Contact thebranch961@comcast.net for more information.
Men of Valor Conference with the Nathan Project – Nashua – November 18, 8 – 1 pm
The Nathan Project is a ministry to help men overcome sexual addiction through the love of Jesus Christ. The theme of their annual ‘Men of Valor’ Conference is ‘Pursuing Integrity Integrity in a Sexualized World.’ Kevin Devries, Founder and President of Grace Explorations will be sharing. Register online at https://www.eventbrite.com/e/men-of-valor-nhma-nov-2017-pursuing-integrity-one-man-at-a-time-tickets-38260719843 and contact Rick Kardos, rick@nathanproject.net with any questions.
NEW ENGLAND WIDE NEWS
Restore & Revive – September 29 – October 2, Northfield, MA
Following Ten Days of Prayer, the New England Alliance is hosting their second annual Restore & Revive Convocation, at the Northfield Campus in Massachusetts. Speakers will include Heidi Baker, R.T. Kendal, Paul Jehle, Larry Taylor and others. Contact Johnathan Friz at 10daysofprayer@gmail.com for more information or visit www.newenglandalliance.net/restore-revive.