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Your Change Hunger Thought for the Week

As part of our Lenten journey, let us share our coins to CHANGE HUNGER and help provide a meal for those who live in scarcity. All loose change placed in the offering goes to feed hungry people or support those agencies that do.

Mission and Social Justice Committee Hosts a Family Promise ToGather

It’s Soup Supper ToGather this Thursday with Mission and Social Justice providing multiple soups, salad and desserts. This is always a very special, and very tasty, evening. Please plan to join us and share a meal with our Family Promise guests. Also, please continue to hold our three guest families in  your daily prayers. Being…

Time to Order Easter Lilies

Lent is underway, so Easter Sunday will be here before you know it. We have started to take orders for Easter lilies. Order forms inserts will be in the bulletin the next three Sundays. Cost is now $17 and the absolute deadline for orders is Monday, April 15th. Please consider purchasing one of these lovely…

ASP Fundraising Dinner w/Silent and Paddle Auction

Northminster is hosting our annual ASP Fundraising Dinner here at the church on April 6, 6:30 p.m. in Logan Hall. Please join us!  It’s a fun evening, an opportunity to see our youth working hard to serve us a great meal, and a chance to learn a little about our experience in Appalachia. Perhaps most…

All Ordained Ruling Elders Are Eligible to Be Presbytery Commisisoners!

Northminster is part of the Presbytery of Chicago, a regional body of the Presbyterian Church USA. Four times a year, the Presbytery Assembly meets to learn about the work and ministries of our churches, including the mission work being done in partnerships among churches. The Presbytery Assembly also votes on various major actions, such as…

The Mission Basket for Toiletries is Back in the Narthex

Use the Mission Basket to donate all of those small toiletries you may have received on your winter get-aways or recent business trips. We are collecting soap, shampoo, conditioner and similar toiletry finds. Socks can also be dropped off for the homeless–preferably white tube socks. The Mission Committee will donate them to The Night Ministry,…

ToGather, February 7th

Everyone is invited to ToGather on February 7th when the Membership Committee will be serving a delicious dinner featuring Sloppy Joe’s and “Lentil Joe’s” as a vegetarian option with Hash Brown Casserole, fruits and salads and a variety of dessert options. Dinner starts at 6:15 p.m.! Join us, Please! The suggested donation is $5 per…

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…

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