New Member’s Classes this Sunday and Next

The Fall 2018 New Members’ classes will be held September 23 and 30.  The classes will be from 11am-12pm in the library.  While these classes are not required for membership, they are highly encouraged.  In these sessions you will get to know the other new members joining with you, learn about the activities and outreach…

Is God Calling You into Servant Leadership at Northminster?

As we begin the program year, it’s time to consider who will be joining the Northminster teams responsible for most of the ministry, mission and compassionate care programs of the church. Ruling Elders serve on the Session, overseeing the committees and all of the programs of the church in collaboration with the staff. Deacons serve…

Celebrating New Beginnings in Our Congregation

In our role of ministering to the spiritual and earthly needs of the congregation, Northminster’s Deacons would like to recognize and celebrate “new beginnings.” Let us know if you or a family member is undertaking any of these: welcoming a new baby (either as parents or grandparents), celebrating a marriage, starting a new job, retiring from…

Rev. Autum Lum Starts as Interim Youth Coordinator, September 1st

We are thrilled to have Rev. Autum Lum join Northminster as the Interim Youth Coordinator, beginning September 1st. Autum will coordinate the Junior and Senior High Sunday School programs, working closely with teachers and the Youth Committee. She will oversee the teaching schedules and will lead and support the program leaders. An ordained minister in the…

Opportunity to Order Bob Chesnut’s Book

Some Northminster members were unable to buy Bob Chesnut’s book, Meeting Jesus the Christ Again: A Conservative Progressive Faith, because his supply was exhausted before the queue ended November 26th when he was here for the adult education class.  Bob has sent a further supply of his book to John Morrison for sale to those members and…

“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…

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…

Spots in Mom’s Morning Out Winter Session Available

The focus of Mom’s Morning Out (MMO) is to create a fun and nurturing environment to help children aged 18 months to three years feel secure and happy while away from home and to develop their social skills. Children also have the opportunity to participate in crafts from time to time. The program is conducted by…