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Deck Logan Hall With the Sounds of Music, December 10th!

Don’t miss Fellowship Time after the worship service this Sunday, December 10th, when Northminster’s talented instrumentalists will be playing in Logan Hall.  Come fill you cup with coffee and fill your heart with music! (The Sunday schoolers will be serving cookies too!)    

Adult Christmas Party, December 9th

The annual Christmas Party for adult members of Northminster is Saturday, December 9th, beginning at 6:30 p.m. at the home of Gabe and Judson Brooks, 2856 Sheridan Place, Evanston.  The Fellowship Committee is providing appetizers, ham, rolls, and drinks.  Northminster members are asked to bring a side dish or dessert to share.  The cost is…

Second Saturday, December 9th

It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas, especially at Panera in Wilmette. They are decorated for the season and ready to welcome all Northminster women and friends to come together on December’s Second Saturday. We are meeting in the “back room” staring at 9 a.m. Join us as we celebrate the Advent season over…

Change Hunger during Advent

Israel’s strength and consolation, HOPE of all the world Thou art.  Turn hunger into hope, by putting change in the offering plate

Family Promise Guests Are Here!

Family Promise hosting is happening this week! The families came on Sunday evening and will be leaving on Sunday, December 10th in the morning. We have three families including three adults and nine children ranging in ages from 11 months to 17 years old. Thanks so much to all those who have volunteered their time…

Only a Dozen Tags Left on the Giving Tree for Family Focus!

This week may be your last chance to help support the families at Family Focus this Christmas season by taking a tag from the tree and purchasing the requested item. The Giving Tree is in the narthex and there are only about a dozen tags left.  Gifts are due at noon on Sunday, December 17th.  Please remember…

Fun Time at the Congregational House, December 8th

Every second Friday, Northminster buys, prepares, and serves a bag lunch to those who are homeless, needy, or just need a meal at the Congregational House on Hinman in downtown Evanston.  (Diane Rosewall’s daughter, Ann, is the pastor at the Congregational Church.)  We start at 10:30 a.m. to make sandwiches and start serving at noon.  …

Family Promise ToGather Meal, December 7th

The Mission & Social Justice Committee is serving a “Super Supper” of scrumptious soups, savory salads, tasty breads, and delicious desserts. Please join us as we dine with our Family Promise guests for this festive evening of feasting and friendly fellowship. We are going to be in Logan Hall at 6:15 p.m. Afterward everyone is…

Thursday Advent Services Start December 7th

Northminster’s Worship, Music & the Arts Committee is again sponsoring  Northminster’s traditional Advent services on Thursday evenings after the ToGather meal. Please join us in the Guild Room at 7 p.m. on December 7th, 14th and 21st  for the three-week series, “The World Is about to Turn,” based on the Advent carol, “Canticle of the Turning.” Each…

Women’s Advent Event, Monday December 4th

On Monday, December 4th, from 7 to 8:30 p.m. in the Guild Room, all women in the church are invited to gather together for a special evening of music, refreshment, and fellowship.  It’s a time to center ourselves as we approach the busyness of the Advent and Christmas seasons. There is going to be a little…