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CHANGE HUNGER

Although we live in the world’s wealthiest nation, a reported 14.5 percent of U.S. households — nearly 49 million Americans* — struggle to put food on the table. You can help CHANGE HUNGER by contributing your loose change today. *From “Bread for the World”  

Palm Sunday, March 25th

Join us for the Palm/Passion Sunday worship service at 9:30 a.m. in the sanctuary. The children will be processing with palms, the chancel will be be singing a selection from St. John’s Passion by J.S. Bach, and there will be a time of fellowship afterward. Child care for infants through 2s will be available in…

March for Our Lives, March 24th

The location for the “March for Our Lives” on March 24th has been changed. We will now be meeting at Union Park (1501 West Randolph Street in Chicago). Please come and join Pastors Michael and Jessica along with Northminster’s Youth Ministry Director Alex DeMarco as we participate in this important activity. We will be marching…

New Members at Northminster

During the worship service on March 4th, Northminster welcomed a wonderful group of new members. We are pleased that April Newton, Jinny Beiersdorf, Amy Metelsky, Whitney Rutherford Regan, and Marianne Miller have joined our church family. (The are pictured here left to right.) April Newton now lives in Lake Bluff, but she has roots in North…

Fifth Lenten Service, March 22nd

The Worship, Music & the Arts Committee has scheduled Lenten services for five Thursday evenings during Lent after ToGather. The theme is “No Greater Love” and services will be held in the Guild Room at 7 p.m.  The culmination will be the Maundy Thursday service on March 29th.

ToGather, March 22nd

Staff will be hosting ToGather on March 22nd serving an Italian meal of meat and vegetarian lasagna and Chicken Parmesan fro Piero’s Pizza. We will be meeting in Logan Hall at 6:15 p.m. and the cost is only $5 per person. Bring the whole family, friends and neighbors  for an evening of abbondonza! And don’t…

CHANGE HUNGER

Children at risk of hunger can get the healthy meals they need to learn and grow when we donate our loose coins to CHANGE HUNGER every Sunday.

ASP Team-Building Meeting, March 18th

All 2018 ASP participants should come to the next team-building meeting on Sunday, March 18th. We will be meeting in Logan Hall at 3 p.m. For more information or questions, email Al Williams.

Cherub Choir Sings, March 18th

Northminster’s Cherub Choir will be singing the anthem, “With Me Everywhere,” before the Children’s Message during the worship service on March 18th. Parents should bring their Cherubs (kindergartners and first graders) to the Music Room on the lower level at 9:15 a.m. for practice with Youth Music Director Kate Lee.

Fair Trade Sale, March 18th

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. This month that’s March 18th. Don’t miss you chance to buy a selection of coffee, tea and chocolates. We’ll be in Logan Hall at 10:45 a.m. If you would like to assist in…