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One Great Hour of Sharing Offering, Easter Sunday

One Great Hour of Sharing envelopes are in the pew racks for Easter Sunday as Northminister participates in this special offering. This year, we are asked to join in God’s call to share our bread with the hungry, to aid and shelter people overcoming catastrophe and conflict, and to resource communities working to cast off…

Samaritan Counseling Center Spring Luncheon, April 21st

Barbara Rinella, well known book dramatist, is acting out excerpts from “The Hamilton Affair.”  The luncheon starts at 11:30 a.m. April 21st at the Kenilworth Assembly Hall.  Tickets are $55. To purchase tickets, please call Nan Krause at 847-446-6955, ext 45. Proceeds are being used to subsidize mental health counseling for those who can’t afford…

Northminster’s Spring Clean-Up, April 22nd

Everyone is invited to come help with Northminster’s Spring Clean-up on Saturday, April 22nd, beginning at 8:30 a.m. We are meeting in Logan Hall for coffee, donuts and assignments. Please put this on your calendars and bring the whole family!  Many hands make light work and we are hoping to have everything spic & span…

Return of the Fish Banks, April 9th

Sunday School children are encouraged to bring their Fish Banks on Palm Sunday. There will be a basket for them in the narthex before the worship service. The coins the children collected during the week will be donated to the Presbyterian Mission Agency as part of “One Great Hour of Sharing.” This money goes to…

Palm Sunday, Children’s Palm Procession

Parents are asked to bring their children to Logan Hall no later than 9:20 a.m. on Sunday, April 9th, to line up for the Palm Procession. Parents may walk along with their children if they want. The children are processing down the center aisle at the beginning of the service, waving their palm branches. They then…

Second Saturday, April 8th

April showers bring May flowers and our conversation will be blooming on Second Saturday, April 8th.  All Northminster women and friends are invited to join us for friendship and fellowship at Panera in Wilmette beginning at 9 a.m.

Call for Coffee Hosts during Sunday Morning Fellowship Time

Have you signed up to host our Fellowship Coffee Hour yet?  All members are expected to pick a Sunday during the year to host, so that we are assured to have goodies served with coffee every week after the worship service.  The sign-up is located in Logan Hall right outside the kitchen on the Fellowship…

Call for Volunteers to Usher

We need more ushers to fill out Northminster’s roster of volunteers to usher on Sunday mornings.  The position is easy, takes little time and is very rewarding. Please email Ryan Gregory for more information.

ToGather, March 30th

The Deacons are serving dinner at ToGather this week at 6:15 p.m. in Logan Hall.  The menu is Pita Inn Lite.  We’ll have chicken shawarma, falafel, hummus and pita from the Inn. The Deacons will supplement with salads and desserts.  The Lenten Service will follow dinner.    

Lenten Service, Thursday, March 30th, at 7 p.m.

Members of the Worship, Music, and the Arts Committee, have prepared a worship service of hymns, scripture, meditation, and prayers for Thursday evening, March 30th in the Guild Room at 7 p.m. after ToGather. Please come.