Adult Education — Citizen Christian: Part One, October 8th

Join us on October 8th at 11:10 a.m. in the Guild Room to learn “How Protestant Christianity Changed Democracy.” This is a two-part series lead by Pastor Michael Kirby. (Part Two: “Gosh, the Constitution Sounds So Presbyterian” is November 12th.) Ask most Americans about the impact of Christianity on our political system and they point…

Adult Education: Seraj Library Project, October 1st

Seraj in Arabic means “light.”  On Sunday  morning, October 1st,, Birch and Galen Burghardt will introduce you to the Seraj Library Project, whose vision is access to a community library for every Palestinian child and family.  Since its founding in 2005, Seraj has built eight libraries, the most recent one in Jiftlek, a very poor,…

Cinnamon Roll Sunday Exceeds Expectations!

Last Sunday, October 1st, the Fellowship Committee hosted another cinnamon roll sale. Special thanks go our to Northminster’s congregation members who were more than generous. Earnings from Cinnamon Roll Sundays go toward the purchase of new freezers for the kitchen. “We were overwhelmed by the generosity of church members with this sale,” said Bob Bailey….

ToGather and Post-ToGather Discussion, Thursday, October 5th

The menu for ToGather tomorrow evening is Jet’s pizza, salad, and desserts —  including Lee Knohl’s tasty brownies. Bring your family, friends, and neighbors for this tasty meal and don’t forget to stay afterward for Pastor Michael Kirby’s Post-ToGather Discussion. This week’s topic is “Created in Relationship: Divine, Human, Familial, Sexual.”  After dinner, we are…

Cinnamon Roll Sunday, October 1st

The Fellowship Committee is selling tins of five delicious cinnamon rolls for $8 and individual rolls for $1.75. Proceeds go toward buying a new freezer for the kitchen.  Stop by Logan Hall on October 1st and get the first cinnamon rolls baked in our new ovens!

CHANGE HUNGER

As you put away those summer shorts and purses, don’t forget to check them for pocket change.  Then, put those coins in the ofering plate on Sunday to Change Hunger as we watch summer CHANGE to fall.

World Communion Sunday, October 1st: Proclaim the Peace of Christ

October 1st is World Communion Sunday and the Presbyterian Church (USA) has a “Persistent Dream of Peace.” On that Sunday, the special offering for peacemaking and witnessing to the peace of Christ supports the dream of peace and reconciliation around the world through peace-building ministries of accompaniment, advocacy, and education. The peace cranes in the…

Senior High Movie Night, September 29th

All senior highers are invited to Movie Night at Northminster. We are meeting in the Guild Room from 7-10 p.m. to watch “For the Bible Tells Me So” — a documentary that explores the relationship between American Christianity and LGBTQ+ acceptance. This topic is especially important in light of the recent “Nashville Statement” put out by a number of…

Senior High Meta Meet-Up, September 28th

At 7 p.m. on Thursday, September 28th, the senior highers will meet in the Guild Room to hear Pastor Michael Kirby’s Post-ToGather Discussion on “Virginity, Purity and Misogyny in the Ancient World and Today.” Afterward, from 8 to 8:30 p.m., the group will break off to the library to discuss how all this connects with,…