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Worship and Preaching

Worship with Providence Sunday morning at 10:30 

In the sanctuary on Oakland Street in Hendersonville


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On Wednesday evening 7:30-8:30, the Congregation circles up for what we call Deeper, which is an hour of structured meditation, conversation (about the sermon), announcements, reports, and prayer. (Deeper is suspended through the summer.)

Recent Sermons

What Does God Know?

October 9, 2022
In his wonderful song, “You Got Gold,” John Prine writes, “It gives me an ocean of mixed-up emotion. I’ll have to work it out in a song.” The ancient psalmist…

A Place at the Table

October 2, 2022
Invitations! How does it feel to be invited to something? Sometimes, we are full of joy—perhaps as we are invited to celebrate a special birthday or a wedding with people…

My Cry For Help

September 25, 2022
A longtime friend said to me this week, “I now understand how people can give up and don’t want to live anymore.” He might find his feelings expressed well in…

The City of God

September 18, 2022
Note: This is the second of two sermons posted for September 17, 2022. The other, "Person. Place. Thing" was written first and announced in the newsletter and order of worship.…

Person. Place. Thing.

September 18, 2022
On Friday, I picked up my grandson Sam in Charlotte. As always, we soon engaged in our favorite game, Person, place, or Thing! Friday, he was thinking of a place…

My Heart So Sad

September 11, 2022
  Nine months ago, Cheslie Kryst jumped to her death. She was a beautiful woman, the winner of the Miss USA 2019 competition. She was a successful model and journalist,…

The Grace of Generosity

September 4, 2022
  Today we are broadcasting our worship service on Facebook. It is one of the most popular and profitable social media platforms in the world. At the top of that…

River of Delights

August 28, 2022
I friend from Texas distributed to our peer group an article about the United States published in the Jerusalem Post. It was picked up by an American newspaper, and that…

Calling Out to God

August 21, 2022
Dwight A. Moody ........   “The Lord hears the people when they call out to God for help. The Lord rescues them from all their troubles.” ........     I…

The Tree of Forgiveness

August 14, 2022
Pope Francis came to Canada last month to apologize. He stayed a full week, at age 83, moving around in a wheelchair. He came here to North America to engage…

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