Huntersville Presbyterian

Completion of COVID-year building upgrades gives church reason to rejoice


HUNTERSVILLE – As COVID cases decline, members of Huntersville Presbyterian Church have even more reason to rejoice. The pandemic blessed the church with the gift of time to overhaul its entire education building during the pause in routine activities. The final step, resuming Sunday School classes in remodeled rooms, happened Feb. 20. HPC, in the heart of downtown Huntersville, had planned […]

Where to donate school supplies for the Huntersville community

HUNTERSVILLE – Now through the end of the month, the Huntersville Police Department and Huntersville Presbyterian Church are partnering to host a community campaign to collect school supplies for area children. The objective is to collect a variety of basic supplies including book bags, paper, binders, pencils, pens, crayons, rulers, scissors and more that will be distributed to area schoolchildren […]

Church project pushed architect toward ministry at Huntersville church


HUNTERSVILLE – His first career involved bringing multiple pieces together to create a functional and fashionable design, but during his life’s calling the last 27 years – including the past 12 months as pastor at Huntersville Presbyterian Church – the Rev. Doug Ferguson has learned the essence of almost everything comes down to two basic building blocks. “Hope and love […]

Looking for more treats than tricks this Halloween


l grew up in an awesome neighborhood for celebrating Halloween.  There were lots of kids, so our parents felt safe allowing us to roam the neighborhood together. There were just enough empty-nesters to guarantee full-sized candy bars.  Armed with plastic pumpkins and plastic masks, we challenged our neighbors with shouts of “trick or treat?” The phrase “trick or treat” has […]

Churches will be empty, but Easter messages are filled with promise

For Christians, Holy Week is traditionally a time of shared grief over the death of Jesus, followed by communal joy over his resurrection. Being together is part of the celebration. Not this year. COVID-19 has changed everything. We asked four Lake Norman-area pastors to share summaries of their Easter messages in this odd and uncertain time. They have been lightly […]