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Samaritan Center Offers Spring Special on Couples Counseling

Rev. Erin Sharp, a highly skilled marriage and family therapist who specializes in couples counseling, is offering three unique opportunities for couples this spring. She is with the Samaritan Counseling Center and works with Northminster’s Parish Associate Ann Ohlrogge Johnson. For more information about the three “Love Is in the Air” spring opportunities for couples,…

Calling All Parents of Graduates

We are putting together our annual bulletin insert about all our graduating students and we need your help!  If your child is graduating from high school, college, or graduate school this spring, please let us know. Send us a recent photo and a short description of your child and information about the school they’re graduating…

Friday Lunches

The Friday Lunch Team will be serving lunches at Congregation House on Friday, May 12th starting at 11:30 a.m. For more information, please email Ginny Johnson.

Second Saturday, May 13th

O the month or May, the merry month of May,  So frolic, so gay, and so green, so green, so green… (Thomas Dekker) Come celebrate the merry month of May on this beautiful month’s second Saturday. Join us at 9:00 a.m. in the “back room” at Panera in Wilmette for a celebration of spring with…

Bingo & Brunch at Presbyterian Homes, May 13th

A terrific time is in store as we gather for Bingo & Brunch at the Presbyterian Homes on Saturday, May 13th, from 10 to 11:30 a.m. in the James Room.  Organized by the Board of Deacons, this event is an inter-generational fellowship opportunity that is fun for everyone! The Deacons invite the young and the…

Northminster Youth at a Glance

Junior High In Sunday School this past Sunday, May 7th, we asked about the meaning of the word “evangelist,” and about who the disciples and apostles were, as we looked at the account of Philip and the Ethiopian court official in Acts. This coming Sunday, May 14th, is Mother’s Day Children’s Chapel. All Jr. Highers…

Sunday School Book Drive Ends May 14th

Please bring in an old, gently used book to benefit the Erie Family Health Canter’s “Reach Out and Read” program. This program is valuable in promoting reading by giving a free children’s book to all families that visit the center. Parents are encouraged to read the book to their children as many of these children do…

Northminster Library Book Fair, May 14th

Help to expand Northminster’s Lovelace Library. The Library Committee is working to make exciting changes in the library, including a new and improved children’s section. Already they have new children’s books ready to go on the shelves. To help fund the project, congregation members are invited to buy a book and dedicate it to a…

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…

Family Promise Needs Website Help!  

  The Family Promise Chicago North Shore website is woefully out of date. Is there anyone at Northminster who is willing to give us some advice so that we can better get the word out about this wonderful organization? Please email Kelly Brest van Kempen or call her at 224-639-3636.

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