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Change Hunger: What Happens to Your Loose Change?

Thank you for putting your change in the offering plate every Sunday.  One of the four recipients of Change Hunger funds is the Food Pantry at the Hemenway Methodist Church on Chicago Avenue in Evanston which distributes food to the homeless and/or hungry every month.  Your loose change buys staples that are in short supply and…

Northminster Youth at a Glance

Junior High This past Sunday, April 16th, we celebrated Easter, participating in the main 9:00 a.m. worship service. This coming Sunday, April 23rd, we will talk about how the risen Jesus meets his disciples on the road to Emmaus. Senior High This past Sunday, April 16th, because of Easter, there was no Sr. High Challenge…

Fair Trade Coffee Sale, April 23rd, Helpers Needed

Don’t forget that Northminster’s Fair Trade Coffee Sale this month is on the fourth Sunday during coffee hour 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, please see Diane Rosewall at the…

Deviled Egg Sunday, April 23rd

The Sunday after Easter is historically Deviled Egg Sunday at Northminster during Fellowship Hour.  So if you have a deviled egg recipe that you like, please feel free to bring a batch to church on Sunday, April 23rd.  It is a yummy tradition!  Contact Amy Mendelson with any questions.

Adult Education on Sunday, April 9th with Rev. Dr. Elizabeth Hopp-Peters 

Passion & Passover: Holy Week and the Exodus According to the Gospels, Jesus’ last days in Jerusalem coincided with the Jewish festival of Passover, commemorating the Israelites’ deliverance from Egyptian bondage. How are the events of Holy Week illumined against the backdrop of the Exodus story? How do the Exodus themes of resistance, liberation, and salvation…

Maundy Thursday Service of Soup, Communion and Hand Washing, April 13th

All are welcome on Thursday, April 13th for Northminister’s Annual Maundy Thursday Homemade Soup Supper in Logan Hall hosted by the Fellowship Committee. We will start serving at 6:15 p.m. and the worship service with hand-washing and communion will follow at 7 p.m. Bring the whole family! There will be childcare for little ones up…

Good Friday Tenebrae Service, April 14th

Our Good Friday Service is at 7 p.m. in the Sanctuary. This “service of increasing darkness” journeys through the final statements the various gospels record Jesus saying from the cross. As each statement is made and reflected upon, a candle is extinguished until the final candle is out, marking Jesus’ death.  Worshipers then leave in…

Sunday School Easter Egg Hunt and Brunch, April 15th

Please join us for an Easter Egg hunt at 9:00 a.m. in Logan Hall on April 15th! Kids of all ages are invited to hunt for hundreds of eggs filled by the Christian Education Committee. The hunt begins promptly at 9:15 a.m. Please have your child bring his or her own basket to fill. All ages…

Northminster Youth at a Glance – Outing April 15th

Junior High In Sunday School this past Sunday, April 9th, we shared joys and concerns, pondered silly questions, and talked about the meaning of Holy Week — particularly Good Friday and Easter. We talked about why Jesus died, and what difference it makes for us. This coming Sunday, Easter Sunday, there will be no Jr….

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