Call for Sunday Morning Greeters

Have you ever thought about being a Greeter on Sunday Morning, but didn’t know how to sign up? Its easy — just click on this link  and choose one (or two) of the available Sundays during he next few months. It’s a fun way to participate in the life of Northminster and you get to greet friends…

Bill’s Pills — Amber Bottles Still in Demand

The empty pill bottle project is ongoing as Northminster is now working with a new mission partner called Matthew 25: Ministries, headquartered in Cincinnati, Ohio. Bill’s Pills baskets for your amber bill bottles (without labels) will be in the narthex and church office. The mission of Matthew 25: Ministries is to fulfill Matthew 25:34-40 by…

Help With Soup at Six

Since 1983, Soup at Six has provided dinner from the basement gym of the Hemenway United Methodist Church, 933 Chicago Avenue in Evanston. This soup kitchen feeds the hungry every Tuesday at 4:30 p.m. Northminster is part of the group (originally six) that provides soup. If you (and perhaps your children/friends/spouse/teammates) would be willing to make…

Help the Homeless by Donating Travel Toiletries

Your vacation or business trip can help the homeless if you donate extra toiletries to the baskets in the narthex. The Mission Committee will donate them to The Night Ministry, Sarah’s Circle, Curt’s Cafe or the Evanston Shelter. Questions? Call Carolyn Golmon at 847-338-0915. Thank you for sharing with those in need.

Celebrating New Beginnings in Our Congregation

In our role of ministering to the spiritual and earthly needs of the congregation, Northminster’s Deacons would like to recognize and celebrate “new beginnings.” Let us know if you or a family member is undertaking any of these: welcoming a new baby (either as parents or grandparents), celebrating a marriage, starting a new job, retiring from…

Second Friday Lunches, December 14th

Every second Friday, Northminster buys, prepares, and serves a bag lunch to those who are homeless, needy, or just need a meal.  Volunteers are invited to join us at Church House (1417 Hinman ) at First Congregational Church on Friday, December 14th.  (Diane Rosewall’s daughter, Ann, is the pastor at the Congregational Church.)  We begin…

ToGather & Advent Worship Service, December 13th

Everyone is invited to come to ToGather on December 13th when the Building & Grounds Committee will host. Join us for a delicious meal and cheery fellowship at 6:15 p.m. in Logan Hall. Afterward, be sure to attend the Advent service the Worship, Music and the Arts Committee has prepared focusing on this year’s theme,…

Call for Youth Volunteers, December 24th Family Service

We are looking for junior and senior high youth volunteers to light the Advent candles and serve as greeters and readers for the 4 p.m. Family Christmas Eve worship service. We will have a signup this Sunday, December 16th, during church. You can also volunteer by emailing Youth Ministry Director Autum Lum.

The Night Ministry Christmas Stocking Drive Last Day, December 9th

Please consider making this Christmas season a little brighter for those at The Night Ministry by joining us in a long-standing Northminster tradition — assembling Christmas stockings containing hygiene kits, treats, and other basic necessities. Look for The Night Ministry Christmas Stocking table during Fellowship Time on December 9th. A complete stocking kit is $20.  Come see…