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Help the Homeless by Donating Travel Toiletries

Your vacation or business trip can help the homeless if you donate extra toiletries to the baskets in the narthex. The Mission Committee will donate them to The Night Ministry, Sarah’s Circle, Curt’s Cafe or the Evanston Shelter. On June 17th we will be putting together Summer Sanitary Kits. The Night Ministry uses 100 of…

Youth Outing to Feed My Starving Children, May 18th

The Junior Highers are heading up to Feed My Starving Children next Friday, May 18th. We’ll be traveling up to the facility in Libertyville to help pack nutritious meals for people in need around the globe. We’ll meet at the church at 6 p.m., and have dinner together up in Libertyville before heading over to Feed My…

Remembering Winter New Beginnings at Northminster

We were happy to celebrate the birth of three babies during the first quarter of 2018: Eleanor Rose Reichlin, born on January 5 (daughter of Marianne Miller and Aaron Reichlin) Zachary Everett Johannsson, born on January 17 (son of Amber Allen and Dan Johannsson) Jude Wagley, born on January 17 (grandchild of Harv and Gayle…

Paul Vander Weele’s Organ Concert, May 21st

Everyone is invited to Elliott Chapel at the Evanston Presbyterian Homes at 1:30 p.m. on May 21st to hear “A Gift of Music.” Northminster’s organist, Paul Vander Weele, will present a recital with pieces by Herbert Howells (“Master Tallis’s Testament”), J.S. Bach (“O Lamm Gottes, unschuldig”), Charles Marie Widor (“Mattheus – Final”), Maurice Duruflé (“In…

CHANGE HUNGER

All year long we long for Spring. Now let’s CHANGE HUNGER and the long lasting joy it brings!

Appalachian Service Project (ASP) Car Wash, May 20th

Would you like to have a clean machine? Come to the ASP Car Wash on May 20th. We’ll be at the Kingsley School parking lot from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Your donation of $10 will help to send our team to Kentucky on the 2018 ASP Mission Trip where we will be making homes…

Fair Trade Sale (Coffee, Tea, Chocolate), May 20th

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,…

Language Speakers Needed for Pentecost Worship Service May 20th

Bonjour! ¡Ola! Assalema! Greetings! Pentecost is May 20th,  just four days away! If you have a good working knowledge of another language and would like to be one of the Pentecost readers, please email Kelly Brest van Kempen or call her at 224-639-3636.

Northminster Honors Confirmation Class on Pentecost Sunday, May 20th

This Sunday we congratulate to the 2017-2018 Confirmation Class of Northminster Presbyterian! As we celebrate the birth of the church, we look forward to affirming these young people, who have been faithful participants on the journey of faith exploration this year, led by Pastors Michael and Jessica and Director of Youth Alex DeMarco: MayLee Ang-Henrikson, Owen…

The Night Ministry, May 17th

This Thursday we will again be helping The Night Ministry. If you want to help prepare the meals, we will be in the church kitchen at 12:30 p.m.  For information about this, please email Amy Mendelson. Also, we will be leaving Northminster between 7:15 and 7:30 p.m. Thursday evening to deliver and serve the meals…