Aaron Peck

Aaron grew up in nearby Roanoke, Virginia. He went to Bluefield College where he studied Behavioral Science and Christian Studies. Aaron has been a member of Northstar since 2013 and has been actively involved in children's ministry for nearly as long. In 2014, he became the Children's Ministry Assistant. Currently, he also works as our Creative Content Director and Stephen Ministry Supervisor. He is excited to have this opportunity to serve God with an amazing church family and staff.

In his spare time, Aaron enjoys watching movies, reading, and spending time with friends. His favorite movie is Back to the Future and he probably owns one too many Superman t-shirts. He also loves to write and blogs regularly at The Confusing Middle.

Aaron is the Creative Content Director on the staff at Northstar. Visit our leadership page to get to know the rest of the team.

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Posts by Aaron Peck

Shipwrecked – A Thrilling Third Day!

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Can you believe it’s almost over?! It’s crazy to think that only a few days ago, we began this crazy adventure called Shipwrecked! How is it already Thursday?! We run into this every year… Our camp days just fly by because we’re all having such an amazing time together that, before we all know it, it’s time for our Thursday …

Shipwrecked – A Fantastic First Day!

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What an incredible first day of Kids’ Camp! We were so excited to welcome all of our kids for the kickoff to this year’s Northstar Kids’ Camp – Shipwrecked! There was singing! There was dancing! There were stories! And then… there was rain! (Boy, was there rain!) But that certainly didn’t dampen anyone’s spirits! In fact, it was fitting that …

Caitlyn Scaggs – Caught in the Act

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Recently, Northstar’s own Caitlyn Scaggs was recognized by the NRV American Business Women’s Association as their Community Woman of the Year! “Honestly, I feel overwhelmed (in a good way) by this recognition,” said Caitlyn when asked about receiving this award in June. “It’s incredible and humbling.” But Caitlyn is quick to move the spotlight off of herself and shine it …

Emma Cook – Caught in the Act

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Congratulations to Emma Cook! Emma has been named a 2018 Virginia Baptist Foundation Scholarship winner! Each year, the Virginia Baptist Foundation provides thousands of dollars in scholarship funds to deserving students, helping to lower the cost of tuition and expenses for college. This fund is made possible by the generous donations given by Baptist churches throughout the state of Virginia. …

Holly Lemons – Caught in the Act

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Hey Northstar Family! Did you catch the May 9 issue of The Burgs? The front page featured a photo of Northstar’s own Holly Lemons! The article is about Blacksburg’s Citizens Police Academy, of which Jeff & Holly Lemons are graduates. It’s a seven week program that the town’s police department holds each spring for Montgomery County residents. If you would …

Serious Rest, Enjoyable Rest

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We’re all friends here, right? I hope that means that it’s okay for me to be honest as I write this blog post. I definitely needed to hear this sermon this week. If you missed it, click the link to check out the podcast. In it, Jeff continued the Created & Called sermon series by moving into the first three …

Kids Camp 2016 – Days 2 and 3

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Guys! Do you realize that we got to have camp outside for nights 2 and 3 of Walk This Way Summer Kids’ Camp? Well, we did. And it was AMAZING! Rain may have caused us to move indoors on Monday, but the weather has been dry and beautiful for the rest of our week at camp. Nellie’s Cave Park has …

The Kids Side of #BIGsmallGroup

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Did you know that the grown-ups are not the only ones who got to enjoy an evening of food, fellowship, and biblical discussion each Wednesday night during our summer? That’s right. Each week while the adults were gathering together and splitting off into table groups, the Northstar Kids listened to stories about Jesus and participated in activities that helped them …