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Anglican FAQ #20 | What About Bishops?

Our latest Anglican FAQ is all about the importance and blessing of having Bishops. Check it out!

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The Parables of Jesus | “A Parable for Professionals” | Matthew 21:23-32

A sermon preached October 3, 2021 by the Rev. Justin Clemente at New Creation Church (Anglican), Hagerstown, MD. Part of our “Parables of Jesus” series. A Parable for Professionals (vs. 23, 30-32) Our parable today is meant for “professionals”, leaders, and veteran Christians. That is to say, most of us here today.  It is a […]

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Holy Michael & All Angels (Sept. 29) | Four Things to Know & Believe About Angels

A meditation for Holy Michael & All Angels. A Red Letter Holy Day in the Anglican Church calendar, observed September 29. By the Rev. Justin Clemente I. Angels are for real First, when we speak of God’s angels, we’re not speaking metaphorically. As Christians, we have an unapologetically supernatural worldview. We are not materialists, and […]

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Sermon | The Parables of Jesus | “The Wise & Foolish Builders” | Luke 6:46-49

A sermon preached September 26, 2021 by the Rev. Justin Clemente at New Creation Church (Anglican), Hagerstown, MD. Part of our “Parables of Jesus” series. Rock or Sand? Even if we don’t much about construction, when we hear of an unexpected building collapse, we intuitively know that a foundation problem was likely the cause of […]

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A Quiet Place: A Midweek Midday Service of Song, The Psalms & Prayer

Quiet Place is a midweek midday service of song, psalms, and prayer offered by New Creation Church (Anglican). We especially hope that this service will minister to working professionals in the Hagerstown area, as well as pastors and ministry leaders. Service is offered every Wednesday from 12:30-1:00 pm and includes a short meditation on one […]

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The Parables of Jesus | “Lessons From a Con Man” | Luke 16:1-9

By the Rev. Justin Clemente. Preached September 19 at New Creation Church (Anglican). Part of our ongoing series on the Parables of Jesus. Today, we continue in our series on The Parables of Jesus. We’re looking now at our third parable of Wisdom and Folly: The Parable of the Shrewd Manager. This parable can be […]

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Family Vocation Renew Groups going on now!

We are studying “Family Vocation: God’s Calling in Marriage, Parenting, Childhood & Beyond.”  This is a tremendous opportunity for fellowship and learning! Women’s group:  meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month.  Contact Brooke Clemente to join: jandbclemente@hotmail.com Men’s group:  meets the 3rd Tuesday of each month. A Zoom link is available. Contact Dave Breisch to join: djbreisch81@gmail.com We are […]

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The Parables of Jesus | “Keep Your Lamp Trimmed” | Matthew 25:1-13

By the Rev. Justin Clemente. Preached September 5, 2021 at New Creation Church (Anglican). Part of our ongoing “Parables of Jesus” series. Today, we continue in our series on The Parables of Jesus. We’re looking now at our first parable of wisdom and folly: The Parable of the Ten Virgins. Prayer (of Lancelot Andrewes) Thou, […]

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Three Cheers for Archbishop Foley Beach!

An encouragement for the People of New Creation Church (Anglican). Written August 31, 2021. By the Rev. Justin Clemente. Dear Church: Please join me in giving thanks for Archbishop Beach! Last month, I received the above letter from +Foley. What struck me was the simple, straightforward commitment to Jesus, the Scriptures, the Creeds, and the […]

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Meditation | Commemoration Sunday | “A Heart Aflame” | Aidan of Lindisfarne

A reflection on the life of Aidan of Lindisfarne, Abbot-Bishop and Missionary to Northumbria. Delivered on Sunday, August 29 at New Creation Church (Anglican) of Hagerstown, MD. Aidan’s Feast is observed on August 31 in the Church Year, the date of his death. “In all that [Aidan] believed, worshipped, and taught, his whole purpose was […]