Call for Greeters for 2017

Being a Sunday Greeter is possibly the easiest volunteer task at Northminster! It only takes 15 minutes, from 9:15 to 9:30 a.m. (When the prelude begins, your work is done!) You get a nifty reminder in your email two days before your appointed Sunday(s). To sign up, just click this link or you can sign up…

Laurie McFarlane Davies Is Northminster’s Vision Keeper

Last spring, Laurie Davies and a team of committed people heard God’s call to welcome refugees to the Chicago area.  Launching a campaign at Northminster Presbyterian Church, they created public awareness materials and distributed information, taught children about refugees (in a tent), and served the congregation an international meal.  Their efforts inspired others—one couple requested…

Meet NPC’s New Senior Pastor!

Northminster members joyfully approved Rev. Michael Dale Kirby as our new senior pastor on April 19th. He begins his ministry in mid-June. Michael comes to Northminster from Good Shepherd Presbyterian Church in the Garfield Ridge neighborhood on Chicago’s Southwest Side, where he served more than 11 years as pastor. Michael’s ministry has reached far beyond Good Shepherd…

Stewardship, Why Give?

“Why Give?” is a powerful question that requires a personal answer from each of us. To assist you in your own prayerful consideration of our upcoming Stewardship 2014 campaign, the Stewardship Committee offers the following words of inspiration (name the authors and receive a valuable prize — your choice of a 2013 Stewardship key ring…