Junior High Halloween Lock-In, October 27-28th

The Junior High Halloween Lock-in/Night of Spooky Fun is coming up next weekend. Join us on Friday evening, October 27th at 9 p.m. and stay with us until 8 a.m. on Saturday morning, October 28th. There is going to be an after-dark “Ghost in the Graveyard” in Bent Park, pumpkin carving, and Halloween slime making. We also have…

CROP Hunger Walk – Not Too Late to Donate

The North Shore CROP Hunger Walk is October 15th and it’s not too late to donate. Just go to this link. If you are a walker who has donations from sponsors, please see Scott Kellogg at the CROP Walk table during Fellowship Time this Sunday, October 15th. Scott will be accepting filled envelopes from walkers. Northminster is responsible…

Fair Trade Coffee Sale October 15th

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,…

Family Outing to Wagner Farm, October 14th

Don’t miss Northminster’s second annual fall event at Wagner Farm! All are welcome to join us from 10 to 11:30 a.m. to see the animals, go for a horse-drawn hay ride, and shop for pumpkins. This event will be cancelled in case of rain. Questions? Email Children’s Ministry Director Meredith Rogowski. NOTE: The indoor facilities…

Second Saturday, October 14th

O hushed October morning mild, Thy leaves have ripened to the fall; Tomorrow’s wind, if it be wild, Should waste them all.  — Robert Frost Come and enjoy an October morning mild with Northminster women and friends. We meet at 9 a.m. for coffee, conversation, and camaraderie in the “back room” at Panera in Wilmette….

Senior High Movie Night October 13th

Senior High Movie Night is this Friday, October 13th, from 7 to 10 p.m. in the Guild Room. We are watching an excellent documentary called “For the Bible Tells Me So,” exploring the complicated, and often fraught relationship of American Christianity with LGBTQ+ acceptance. We are going to have some time for open discussion after the movie….

Help with Second Friday Lunches, October 12th

Come to Logan Hall at 5 p.m. on Thursday, October 12th, to help make sandwiches for the Second Friday Lunches.  We have fun building 80 sandwiches of turkey and cheese.  We finish just in time for ToGather. Questions? Please email Ginny Johnson or call her at 847-910-9067.

Post-ToGather Discussion October 12th

Join us in the Guild Room after ToGather at 7 p.m. this Thursday, October 12th for another discussion in the series, “Go and Do Likewise — Personhood, Relationship and Sexual Intimacy: An Ethical Conversation Rooted in the Gospel of Luke and the Book of Acts.” This week, Pastor Michael Kirby will be talking about “Power…