Junior High Christmas Party December 17th

We are having a little Christmas party during the Junior High Sunday School time (9:45 to 11 a.m.) on Sunday, December 17th, in the Youth Room.  Christmas garb of all kinds is encouraged. We are having a “white elephant”/”Dirty Santa” gift exchange. For this, each student should bring one wrapped gift, not intended for any particular person…

“Blue Over You” Ticket Sales Continue December 17th

“Blue Over You” is the production from Spot On Company that is performing weekends in Logan Hall from January 5th through 28th. It is directed by Northminster’s own Sarah Whitney, written by Daniel Noonan, and stars Chicago theater favorite Michael Joseph Mitchell. Reduced rate tickets for $20 are available to Northminster members during Fellowship Time on December…

Fair Trade Coffee Sale, December 17th

Don’t forget that Northminster’s Fair Trade Coffee Sale is on the third Sunday of each month during Fellowship Time after the worship service in Logan Hall. If you would like to assist in this wonderful monthly mission program of Northminster, where we help support many folks around the world by purchasing sustainable, fair-wage coffee, tea, and chocolate,…

Service of Lessons & Carols December 17th

On Sunday, December 17th, there is a festive Service of Lessons and Carols during our regular worship time.  This service has been one of the traditional ways Protestant churches have marked the celebration of the nativity for almost a century. Based on a service of nine lessons and carols first presented in December 1918, at…

Time is Almost Up for The Giving Tree!

Thank you, thank you, thank you! All the tags on the Giving Tree have been taken. We appreciate your great support of Family Focus. Please remember that all gifts are due at noon on Sunday, December 17th. And, if you haven’t signed the gift list, please do so. It’s on the table in the narthex….

Gingerbread House Contest, December 16th

Don’t miss the Third Annual Gingerbread House Contest at Northminster! The festivities are December 16th from 10  to 11:30 a.m. in Logan Hall. There will be best house voting, refreshments, and a special appearance by Pastor Santa! Entries are accepted on Friday, December 15th, during office hours or by special appointment by emailing Children’s Ministry Director Meredith Rogowski. There…

Family Promise Thank You!

A heartfelt thank you to the more than 65 folks who volunteered for Family Promise this month! We are so grateful for our faithful volunteers, who serve with kindness, grace, and generosity year after year. This past hosting week we were also blessed to have a number of wonderful new volunteers who jumped right into…

ToGather and Advent Service, December 14th

The Adult Bell and Chancel Choirs are hosting ToGather on Thursday, December 14th, at 6:15 p.m. in Logan Hall. Please come for festive fellowship and a delicious meal from DenGeo’s. Afterward, don’t miss the Advent Service at 7 p.m. in the Guild Room.

Mitten Tree Deadline, December 22nd

Please join Northminster Nursery School (NNS) in its annual drive to keep kids warm. The NNS Mitten Tree is in the narthex of the St. Andrew Chapel. During December your children can share gifts of warmth with children in need by decorating the tree with mittens, hats, gloves, scarves, etc.  These gifts will provide warmth…