Mission Project Funding Proposals Due May 31st

What would you do with $5000? (or $1000? or $500 or…?) Do you have an idea for an awesome activity? An extraordinary enterprise? A towering task? A spectacular strategy? If so, read on! The Mission and Social Justice Committee is delighted to report that we have been allocated an additional $5,000 for our budget in…

Fair Trade Sale (Coffee, Tea, Chocolate), May 20th

Don’t forget that Northminster’s Fair Trade Coffee Sale is on the third Sunday of each month during Fellowship Time after the worship service 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,…

The Night Ministry, May 17th

This Thursday we will again be helping The Night Ministry. If you want to help prepare the meals, we will be in the church kitchen at 12:30 p.m.  For information about this, please email Amy Mendelson. Also, we will be leaving Northminster between 7:15 and 7:30 p.m. Thursday evening to deliver and serve the meals…

Association House “Faces of Hope” Benefit, May 11th

Northminster friends and supporters of Association House of Chicago are invited to the “Faces of Hope” annual benefit, which will be held at the Chicago Cultural Center, 78 East Washington Street in Chicago, on Friday, May 11th, at 6 p.m. (cocktail attire). Northminster has been a strong supporter of Association House since the early 1960s and…

Second Friday Lunches, May 11th

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 next Friday, May 11th.  (Diane Rosewall’s daughter, Ann, is the pastor at the Congregational Church.)  We begin…