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Fair Trade Coffee Sale October 15th

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,…

Family Outing to Wagner Farm, October 14th

Don’t miss Northminster’s second annual fall event at Wagner Farm! All are welcome to join us from 10 to 11:30 a.m. to see the animals, go for a horse-drawn hay ride, and shop for pumpkins. This event will be cancelled in case of rain. Questions? Email Children’s Ministry Director Meredith Rogowski. NOTE: The indoor facilities…

Second Saturday, October 14th

O hushed October morning mild, Thy leaves have ripened to the fall; Tomorrow’s wind, if it be wild, Should waste them all.  — Robert Frost Come and enjoy an October morning mild with Northminster women and friends. We meet at 9 a.m. for coffee, conversation, and camaraderie in the “back room” at Panera in Wilmette….

Senior High Movie Night October 13th

Senior High Movie Night is this Friday, October 13th, from 7 to 10 p.m. in the Guild Room. We are watching an excellent documentary called “For the Bible Tells Me So,” exploring the complicated, and often fraught relationship of American Christianity with LGBTQ+ acceptance. We are going to have some time for open discussion after the movie….

Help with Second Friday Lunches, October 12th

Come to Logan Hall at 5 p.m. on Thursday, October 12th, to help make sandwiches for the Second Friday Lunches.  We have fun building 80 sandwiches of turkey and cheese.  We finish just in time for ToGather. Questions? Please email Ginny Johnson or call her at 847-910-9067.

ToGather October 12th

The Christian Education Committee is serving a variety of chilies with all the fixins’ at ToGather this Thursday, October 12th. There will be something for everyone. Please come for delicious food and congenial fellowship. Bring the whole family, your neighbors, and friends. Hope to see you there!   ,

Post-ToGather Discussion October 12th

Join us in the Guild Room after ToGather at 7 p.m. this Thursday, October 12th for another discussion in the series, “Go and Do Likewise — Personhood, Relationship and Sexual Intimacy: An Ethical Conversation Rooted in the Gospel of Luke and the Book of Acts.” This week, Pastor Michael Kirby will be talking about “Power…

Bike to Church Sunday and Family Picnic, October 8th

Get your bikes in shape because October 8th is “Bike to Church Sunday.” Everyone who is able is encouraged to ride to church for worship and then, after Fellowship Time, ride over to Bent Park for a BYO picnic. Drinks and desserts are being provided by the Christian Education Committee. Questions? Please email Children’s Ministry Director…

ToGather and Post-ToGather Discussion, Thursday, October 5th

The menu for ToGather tomorrow evening is Jet’s pizza, salad, and desserts —  including Lee Knohl’s tasty brownies. Bring your family, friends, and neighbors for this tasty meal and don’t forget to stay afterward for Pastor Michael Kirby’s Post-ToGather Discussion. This week’s topic is “Created in Relationship: Divine, Human, Familial, Sexual.”  After dinner, we are…

Cinnamon Roll Sunday, October 1st

The Fellowship Committee is selling tins of five delicious cinnamon rolls for $8 and individual rolls for $1.75. Proceeds go toward buying a new freezer for the kitchen.  Stop by Logan Hall on October 1st and get the first cinnamon rolls baked in our new ovens!