Caught in the Act: Megan Bland

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In a September 30, 2018 article in Outside Magazine, Northstar member Megan Bland was featured for her Virginia Tech research team’s work on bicycle helmets. “Manufacturers are pretty limited by liability in what they can say about a helmet’s safety. They can tell you that their helmet meets the standards,” says Megan Bland, a Ph.D. candidate who led the Virginia …

New Member Spotlight: Britton Lee

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This entry is part 5 of 8 in the series New Member Spotlight

Welcome back to a new feature on the Northstar blog where we take a moment to welcome and get to know some of our newest church members! In this post, we meet Britton Lee! Tell the church a little about yourself: I am a junior studying Computer Science, and I hope to work in the defense industry when I graduate. …

Northstar Pulaski Featured in The Patriot

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Recently, Northstar Pulaski celebrated its 5th anniversary! The Pulaski campus marked this milestone with a special service on Sunday, September 9. Pulaski’s The Patriot featured Northstar Pulaski in an article written by Danielle Reid. In it, Pastor Dave Farris recaps a bit of the church’s five year history in Pulaski. You can check out the full article by clicking here! We …

BE’N’GO – Hurricane Florence Relief in New Bern

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For some, BE’N’GO Sunday has become BE’N’GO Weekend! In the days leading up to BE’N’GO Sunday, Northstar members and attenders have diligently donated and collected items such as water, diapers, canned food, and much more, in an effort to help out the community in New Bern, North Carolina, which was so recently affected by Hurricane Florence. A group of eleven …

Hurricane Service

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The expectation of Hurricane Florence’s effects in the Blacksburg area required a slight change of plans when Blacksburg Middle School had to close over the weekend! But God provided in the form of the Blacksburg Community Center, which opened its doors to us, allowing us to worship together as a church family! Of course, a change of venue and having …

New Member Spotlight: Megan Lee

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This entry is part 4 of 8 in the series New Member Spotlight

Welcome back to a new feature on the Northstar blog where we take a moment to welcome and get to know some of our newest church members! In this post, we meet Megan Lee! What is your year and major in school? I am a junior majoring in Biology and minoring in French. What brought you to Blacksburg/Virginia Tech? I …

New Member Spotlight: Morgan Wood

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This entry is part 3 of 8 in the series New Member Spotlight

Welcome back to a new feature on the Northstar blog where we take a moment to welcome and get to know some of our newest church members! In this post, we meet Morgan Wood! What is your year and major in school? I’m a senior, graduating in December with a degree in Human Development. Tell the church a little about …

New Member Spotlight: Meredith Bullard

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This entry is part 2 of 8 in the series New Member Spotlight

Welcome to a new feature on the Northstar blog where we take a moment to welcome and get to know some of our newest church members! In this post, we meet Meredith Bullard! Tell the church a little about yourself… I completed my undergraduate degree (a BS in Civil Engineering) in May 2017 at NC State. I love all things …