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…

Longest Night Service, Thursday, December 21st

The winter solstice is the longest period of darkness in the year, and on this night we are coming together in the St. Andrew Chapel to worship. This joyous time of year isn’t joyous for many and the blazing lights of the season cannot illumine all the shadowed parts of our lives. So we are…

9 p.m. Christmas Eve Candlelight Service

Northminster’s traditional Christmas Eve candlelight service is going to be held in the Sanctuary at 9 p.m. on December 24th. Everyone is invited to celebrate the nativity with this service of scripture, carols of the season, and prayer. Merry Christmas!

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.

Caroling at the Presbyterian Homes, December 10th

Everyone is invited to join the Deacons as they go caroling at the Presbyterian Homes. Meet at the McDonough Pavilion at noon and then stroll through the McGaw and Foster buildings making merry music as you go. The Confirmation Class will be joining in so this is a great opportunity for everyone to connect with Northminster’s youth while getting…

Sunday School Cookies at Fellowship Time December 10!

Kids love to bake and this is a chance for them to share their creations with their friends at church! On December 10th Sunday School families are invited to each bring 2-3 dozen Christmas cookies to share at Fellowship Time after worship. Please sign up here if you would like to bring cookies (or brownies!)

Thursday Advent Services Start December 7th

Northminster’s Worship, Music & the Arts Committee is again sponsoring  Northminster’s traditional Advent services on Thursday evenings after the ToGather meal. Please join us in the Guild Room at 7 p.m. on December 7th, 14th and 21st  for the three-week series, “The World Is about to Turn,” based on the Advent carol, “Canticle of the Turning.” Each…

Women’s Advent Event, Monday December 4th

On Monday, December 4th, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the Guild Room, all women in the church are invited to gather together for a special evening of music, refreshment, and fellowship.  It’s a time to center ourselves as we approach the busyness of the Advent and Christmas seasons. There is going to be a little…