Northstar history

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We’ve been compiling a Northstar “History” document for some time now. Bob and Sandra Jackson began the document for us. Bob was the founding pastor of Northstar. Since that time, we’ve not been great at updating the material. We welcome your help and input into “filling in some of the gaps,” so we’re making the document available on Google docs …

Staff Spotlight: Meet Megan

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What is your name and your job title?  Megan Evans, Administrative Assistant How long have you worked at Northstar and what did you do before? I’ve been working at Northstar for 2 months. Before I started working here, I worked in the quality assurance department for a materials testing lab, formulated shampoo and worked as a research and development technician for a …

Grasping the Gospel: The Work of Gospel Renewal

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Jeff, our lead pastor, delivered a powerful sermon to conclude our “Grasping the Gospel” series. One of the arguably most powerful moments of the sermon was when Jeff reminded us that God doesn’t accept our moral self-improvement as an adequate offering to make ourselves right with Him. Jesus has already done all your work for you. The beauty and simplicity of …

Grasping the Gospel: The Essence of Gospel Renewal

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We began today’s service by observing the Lord’s Supper. Our Lead Pastor, Jeff Noble, led us into this time of worship. He reminded us that in spite of our decisions and choices to disobey, God sent his son Jesus for our salvation. Jeff pointed out that following Jesus really is about following, it is a verb requiring action on our …

Testimony: Jeff Kinney {Video}

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Jeff Kinney shares his testimony at our BigSmallGroup. Jeff delves into how Gods plans were laid on his heart leading to decisions that may baffle the world but not God. Through His plans God has blessed and provided for Jeff, allowing God to be ultimately glorified.

Staff Spotlight: Neal Nelson

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We are extremely excited to introduce you to our Associate Pastor, Neal Nelson. He is an easy-going, outdoor-loving, family man, with a huge heart for the Lord. Enjoy this inside scoop on Neal! How long have you worked at Northstar and what did you do before? I have been with Northstar for one year. Prior to that I worked as a …

Testimony: Carolyn Noble

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Carolyn is a six-time cancer survivor. Six times. For many people that is incomprehensible. If you haven’t met Carolyn you need to. She is one of the most joy-filled people around, because her joy is found in Jesus. She’s also our pastor’s wife. She and Jeff have two children: Sam and Adelyn. Carolyn shared her faith story at our July …

Staff Spotlight: Meet Dave

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If you haven’t met Dave Farris in person yet, you’ll definitely want to. He is extremely easy going and friendly with a heart on fire for Jesus and spreading The Gospel. He is the lead pastor at Northstar-Pulaski and can also be found playing percussion in the worship band. He leads Northstar Pulaski and serves the community with a strong emphasis …

Fall GAP Kickoff

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Get ready to kickoff a great semester with old friends, and meet some new ones! We’ll have games, food, and some information about small groups and activities for the semester to come. Please invite other people to join us! We’ll be at Blacksburg Municipal Park, Shelter #2, at 6 p.m. on August 26. The park is located at 920 Turner …