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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…

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…

Sign up for 2019 Sunday Chancel Flowers

The Chancel Flower sign-up chart for 2019 is now posted!  It is located in Logan Hall next to the kitchen door.  If you would like to donate flowers for worship for a specific date in 2019, sign up soon before the date is taken!  You can also reserve a date by emailing Meredith Bechtel or call…

Fair Trade Sale, January 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. This month it’s on January 20th. 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…

CHANGE HUNGER

More than 49 million Americans, some in Evanston, live in food insecure households.  Donate your change in the offering plate every Sunday to help those in our community have enough to eat.

UpStander Training by Evanton4All, January 19th

Want to support people targeted by bigotry but don’t know how? Come to UpStander Training, Saturday, January 19th, from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at the Unitarian Church of Evanston, 1330 Ridge Avenue. For more information, email Pastor Michael.

Staff Hosts ToGather, January 17th

Don’t miss you chance to see Northminster’s staff at work — in the kitchen and Logan Hall — as they serve the ToGather meal tomorrow evening, January 17th. If you don’t often visit the church during office hours, this will be your chance to put faces with names. Join us for an Italian dinner from…

Old Men’s Jazz Band Open Rehearsal, January 14th

Everyone is welcome to come to Logan Hall at 8 p.m. on January 14th to enjoy the music of the Old Men’s Jazz Band.  In fact, every time this group practices, it’s an open rehearsal.  If you have questions, email Hortie Kellogg.