December 13th – Psalm 96:1-4

Sing to the Lord a new song; sing to our God, all the earth. Sing to the Lord, praise God’s name; proclaim God’s salvation day after day. Declare God’s glory among the nations, God’s marvelous deeds among all peoples. For great is the Lord, and most worthy of praise; our God is to be feared…

December 12th – Luke 1: 30-33

The angel said to her, “Do not be afraid, Mary, for you have found favor with God. And now, you will conceive in your womb and bear a son, and you will name him Jesus. He will be great, and will be called the Son of the Most High, and the Lord God will give…

December 11th – Titus 2:11-14

“For the grace of God has appeared, bringing salvation to all, training us to renounce impiety and worldly passions, and in the present age to live lives that are self-controlled, upright and godly, while we wait for the blessed hope and the manifestation of the glory of our great God and Savior, Jesus Christ. He…

Worship Committee hosts ToGather Dinner, December 12th

Everyone is invited to join us for ToGather on Thursday, December 12th at 6:15 p.m. in Logan Hall when the Worship Committee will host. Their menu includes Baked Ham, Cheesy Potatoes, Green Beans, Lettuce Salad, and for dessert Brownies and Gingerbread with Whipped Cream. Please come for an evening of delicious food and delightful fellowship….

Northminster Women’s Advent Event – see the pictures!

Last Monday, we had our annual Northminster Women’s Advent Event. It was a night of fellowship, music, poetry, and advent reflections. Many thanks to each of you for your contribution to our gathering. Whether you brought cookies and punch, offered a reading, sang, played music or came with an open heart and open mind, all…

December 10th – Colossians 3:12-15

12 Therefore, as God’s chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience. 13 Bear with each other and forgive one another if any of you has a grievance against someone. Forgive as the Lord forgave you. 14 And over all these virtues put on love, which binds them…

December 9th – Psalm 9:9-10

The Lord is a stronghold for the oppressed, a stronghold in times of trouble. And those who know your name put their trust in you, for you, O Lord, have not forsaken those who seek you. When I was growing up in an university town in the late 1960’s/early 1970’s, our church’s youth group was…

December 8th – Isaiah 40:1-11

Comfort, O comfort my people,     says your God. Speak tenderly to Jerusalem,     and cry to her that she has served her term,     that her penalty is paid, that she has received from the Lord’s hand     double for all her sins. -Isaiah 40:1-2 All is quiet in the house on a sunny morning. Young adult son Peter…

December 7th – 1 Thessalonians 3:12-13

12 May the Lord make your love increase and overflow for each other and for everyone else, just as ours does for you. 13 May he strengthen your hearts so that you will be blameless and holy in the presence of our God and Father when our Lord Jesus comes with all his holy ones. (NRSV) The…

December 6th – Mark 1:1-4

The Proclamation of John the Baptist 1 The beginning of the good news of Jesus Christ, the Son of God. 2 As it is written in the prophet Isaiah, “See, I am sending my messenger ahead of you, who will prepare your way; 3 the voice of one crying out in the wilderness: ‘Prepare the…