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Adult Education, Sunday, February 12th

Join us in Logan Hall at 11:10 a.m. for Pastor Michael Kirby’s discussion series, “Living Faith in the 21st Century.”  The topic this time is “Christianity and the State.”

Refugee Update

Last Thursday, the Northminster community celebrated a wonderful ToGather dinner with our sponsored refugee family.  Laurie Davies shared the good news that Ahmad is starting a full-time job this week, and little five-year old Burouj sang a song in Arabic to everyone.  The family was able to relax and enjoy the evening; the children especially…

ToGather, February 9th at 6:15 p.m.

The Fellowship Committee is hosting ToGather on Thursday, February 9th.  Our menu for the meal will be ham, scalloped potatoes, sides and dessert. Please join us in Logan Hall at 6:15 for dinner and fellowship.

Reservations Due for Vision Keepers February 6th

The Interfaith Action of Evanston fundraiser event gives faith communities an opportunity to come together and celebrate common bonds of faith and service. The Vision Keeper Awards Dinner will be on February 19th at the Hilton Orrington Grand Ballroom beginning at 5:30 p.m. RSVPs are needed by February 8th and cost is $75 per person.

Northminster Youth at a Glance

In Jr. High Sunday School this past Sunday, January 22nd, we looked at Jesus’ calling of the first disciples in Luke 5.  We aksi did a little planning together for Children’s Chapel, this coming Sunday, January 29th, when the Jr. Highers are leading Children’s Chapel for the younger kids. Jr. Highers should come directly to the…

Sunday School Prayer Workshop, February 4th

All 4th and 5th graders are invited to attend a workshop to explore prayer on February 4th at 5 p.m. in Room 2. We’ll play games, eat pizza and discuss why, when and ways to pray to strengthen our relationship with God. Nan Snowden, Elizabeth Hopp-Peters and Meredith Rogowski are leading this fun event for the older Sunday…

Winter Concert with Paul Vander Weele, February 5th

Everyone is invited to this winter concert next Sunday, February 5th at 11 a.m. in the sanctuary.  After Fellowship Time come back upstairs for the performance by Northminster’s own organist, Paul Vander Weele, and world-renown tenor, Donald Kaasch. The music will include two Song Cycles by Gerald Finzi: Til Earth Outwears – poetry by Thomas…