Pastor Dr. Arthur L. Hilson is the loving husband to wife, Florine, proud father to three college graduates, Gabrielle, Antoinette and David; and doting grandfather to granddaughter Nia. He is the leader and Pastor to the members of the New Hope Baptist Church as well as a history teacher to students at Portsmouth High School. Pastor Hilson has often stated, "I do not meet strangers, I meet people for the first time, but I do not meet strangers." He is also well known in the church and community for his jovial and happy greeting "I'm too Blessed too complain!"
He is one of America's most dynamic and inspirational Spiritual leaders. If you live in the area or are visiting from out of town, and don't have a Church home, please stop by New Hope Baptist Church on Peverly Hill Road in Portsmouth, NH and be Blessed with a very warm and genuine welcome from our Pastor, First Family and members of New Hope . But get ready ... If you desire inspirational, heart-changing, preaching with authority.........believe me...... you don't want to miss this anointed man of God!