News & Events

 

Latest news

Nominations for Northminster Elders and Deacons

It is that time of year again! The Nominating Committee is seeking members of Northminster’s congregation who are willing to nominate themselves or others for the leadership roles of Deacon and Elder. Please write your thoughtful responses on the forms found in the pew racks and on the table in the narthex and leave them…

Mark Your Calendars! The Pentecost Offering Season Is Upon Us 

The Pentecost Offering is one of four special offerings of the Presbyterian Church (USA) geared specifically to support programs for youth and young adults. Per a recent announcement by the Mission and Social Justice Committee, 40 cents out of every dollar raised for the Pentecost Offering from Northminster this year goes to Curt’s Café and…

Northminster Directories Are Here!

Be sure to pick up your copy of the 2017 Northminster Church Director in the church office.  They also will be available in Logan Hall during ToGather on March 30th and on the table in the Narthex this Sunday, April 2nd.  If you spot any errors or omissions, please email Sharyn Wilson Woods in the…

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…

Upcoming Events