“Walking in Unity” Art Exhibit Opens April 1

“Walking in Unity: Elements of the Passover Seder” featuring works by artist Gabriella Boros is being shown in our new Tower Entrance Gallery from April 1 to June 12, 2017. The show opening reception is on Saturday, April 1 from 7 – 9 p.m. and includes a presentation by the artist. Lite fare will be served….

Walk in His Ways: Lent, Holy Week & Easter at NPC, 2017

Join us in the Season of Lent, Holy Week and Easter as we “Walk in His Ways” at Northminster: Sundays, March 26-April 6: 9:30 a.m. – Walk in His Ways Worship Thursdays, March 23-April 6: 7 p.m. – Lenten Worship Services Sunday, April 9: 9:30 a.m. – Palm/Passion Sunday Worship Thursday, April 13: 6:15 p.m….

Second Saturday, March 11th

February left like a lion and March came in with snow but we’re still gathering for warm fellowship on the Second Saturday of each month.  All Northminster women and friends are invited to come to the “back room” at Panera in Wilmette on Saturday, March 11th, beginning at 9:00 a.m. Please join us for coffee, camaraderie…

Registration for May Women’s Retreat Closes March 12th

The 2017 Spring Women’s Retreat is May 6th and 7th at the Loyola Ecology and Retreat Center in Woodstock. Registration continues through Sunday, March 12th. The Keynote Speaker, Rev. Dr. Christine Vogel, will be engaging with us on the retreat theme, “Spiritual Journeys: Traveling with God in Daily Life.” Christine is a former Northminster member and…

Sunday School Pizza Party, March 12th

Please join the Christian Education Committee for a fun after-church lunch at Big Tomato Pizza in Wilmette at 11:30 a.m. on March 12th. The cost is only $5 per person because Family Ministries is chipping in to cover part of the cost.   Pizza and salad will be served and games and crafts will be…

Northminster Youth at a Glance

Junior High This past Sunday, March 5th, we read Jesus’ Parable of the Good Samaritan (Luke 10:25-37). We talked about the costs and the dangers that are sometimes involved when we choose to help those in need. And we closed our time debating overpopulation. (It kind of made sense if you were there.) This coming…

Fair Trade Coffee Sale, March 19th, Helpers Needed

Don’t forget that Northminster’s Fair Trade Coffee Sale is the third Sunday of every month during coffee hour 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, please see Diane Rosewall at the…

2nd Act Players Presents One-Act Play Series This Month

The 2nd Act Players are back performing in Logan Hall this March with a One-Act Play Festival, staging two new one-act plays on Friday and Saturday evenings and Sunday afternoons from March 11th through the 26th. Northminster members receive a 10% discount on ticket purchases by using the discount code NPC when buying online or simply…

Opportunity to Help: Become a Silent Samaritan

A Silent Samaritan is someone who supports mental health counseling for women in need by donating a $100 or more to the Samaritan Counseling Center.  The SCC uses the donations to provide subsidized counseling for women struggling with emotional issues. There is a thank-you event for Silent Samaritans at Bernie’s Book Bank in Lake Bluff…

ToGather, February 23rd 

Tomorrow evening for ToGather, the Building & Grounds Committee is serving chicken parmesan, vegetable lasagna, salad, garlic bread, and sweet treats. Join us in Logan Hall at 6:15 p.m. for a good time and a tasty meal.