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Help with Second Friday Lunches, January 12th

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

Training for New Elders & Deacons, January 13th

Recently elected officers will receivetraining at 9 a.m. in the Jr. High Room (elders) and Room 208 (deacons) on January 13th. They will be examined by the Session on the morning of Sunday, January 14th. During worship that morning, new officers will be ordained and/or installed. Any new officers who are not present on the 14th will be…


The Christmas bells may no longer be jingling, but the change in your pocket might be. Make it jingle in the offering plate to help change hunger. Proceeds go to local food initiatives.


People, look east and sing today:  LOVE the Lord is on the way.  Share your love, by putting coins in the offering plate to Change Hunger.

Christmas Eve Reception after 9 p.m. Worship

The Fellowship Committee is hosting a reception in the Guild Room following the 9 p.m. Christmas Eve service.  There are going to be freshly baked holiday cookies and other treats, candlelight, decaf coffee, and punch.  Please join us to share the joy of Christmas with fellow church members.

9 p.m. Christmas Eve Candlelight Service

Northminster’s traditional Christmas Eve candlelight service is in the Sanctuary at 9 p.m. on December 24th. Everyone is invited to celebrate the nativity with this service of scripture, carols of the season, and prayer. Merry Christmas!

Junior High Help Wanted for Family Christmas Eve Service

Junior High worship leadership is key to the success of Northminster’s 4 p.m. Christmas Eve Family Service. We need Junior Highers to lead prayers, participate in the lighting of the Advent candles, and to serve as ushers! It’s no easy task to find ushers for this service, but the service can’t go on without them! We’re looking…

4 p.m. Family Christmas Eve Service & Rehearsal Schedule

Everyone is invited — family, friends and neighbors — to Northminster’s Family Christmas Eve service at 4 p.m. in the Sanctuary. This is a wonderful way to celebrate Jesus’ birthday. On Christmas Eve, before the 4 p.m. service, children will rehearse their parts. The rehearsal times are as follows: Children playing bells will rehearse at…

Family Christmas Eve Service, 4 p.m.

All are invited to celebrate the birth of Jesus at our 4 p.m. Family Service! In addition to traditional elements of Advent candle lighting, hearing the Word proclaimed and singing Silent Night, at this service the children of Northminster will create the Nativity scene in the Chancel while the Christmas story from Luke 2 is…

Christmas Challenge Class, December 24th

All Challenge Class alumni are invited to this special reunion after the Sunday morning worship service.  We are going to be in the Youth Room (formerly Challenge Class Room) at 11 a.m. for a gathering to share stories with Al Williams and Challenge Class graduates. Hope you see you there!

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