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First, let me thank you for your prayers and support over these last few months. One email is not enough to communicate how we have seen God create a community of individuals that are coming together to see a God-Centered Church planted in the Hampton Roads area. We know that your prayers have been a huge reason for the grace that we are experiencing here every week. Thank...

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The Dearest Place on Earth

“Give yourself to the Church. You that are members of the Church have not found it perfect and I hope that you feel almost glad that you have not. If I had never joined a Church till I had found one that was perfect, I would never have joined one at all! And the moment I did join it, if I had found one, I should have spoiled it, for it would not have been a perfect C...

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Gospel + Safety + Time

What are the top adjectives that come to mind when you think of what the culture of a church should be? The list might look something like this:...

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HRF Church Plant Prospectus

It is with great joy that I share with you the burden and call that the Lord has given me for a new church in the Hampton Roads, VA area. Even though I grew up in NYC, Hampton Roads is home for me. It was in Hampton Roads that I served in the US Navy from 2000-2004, was married in 2003, but most importantly, became a Christian in 2002. Over the last 6 years, I served with ...

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How Deep the Father's Love

When we think of the word "father", many thoughts flood our minds, and many emotions fill our hearts. Some of us have amazing fathers who love us, care for us, provided discipline in our formative years, and guidance as we got older. They are excellent models for us, holding together strength and tenderness, firmness and kindness, authority and friendship....

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Meet Our Launch Team - Elaina Thompson

I am originally from the Hampton Roads area, graduated from York High School in 1995 and received my BA from Christopher Newport University in 2001. I left VA in 2005 to pursue a degree from Moody Theological Seminary in Chicago and graduated with a Masters of Urban Ministry in 2008. ...

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Meet Our Launch Team - Tara Thompson

I just recently graduated from Christopher Newport University with a degree in Pre-Seminary studies. I'm from Northern Virginia, but am staying in Newport News now because I'm getting married in October!...

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Join Us for HRF Vision Night

We desire to see the people of Hampton Roads treasuring Christ through churches that reflect both the character of God and the diversity of our cities by displaying a healthy witness of the gospel to our neighbors and the world....

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Moving Back to Hampton Roads

I moved to Hampton Roads from Florida when I was 15 years old under strenuous circumstances. My parents were separating and in God's providence, Hampton Roads became the new home. I experienced a wide range of life experiences in Virginia; from discovering the hardships of life as a father-deprived young man with an uncertain future to waking up to the Gospel at 18, and th...

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HRF Prayer Meeting Recap

On Saturday evening, March 23, 2013, the believers of Hampton Roads Fellowship gathered for a time of vision sharing, prayer, and scripture reading. It was indeed a monumental event for the young life of HRF....

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