Claytor Lake Service: Gallery

Blog

On Sunday, July 5, Northstar Blacksburg and Northstar Pulaski joined together for a morning of worship at Claytor Lake in Dublin. We had to improvise a little, due to the overcast and drizzly weather, but didn’t let that stop us from and incredible morning of outdoor worship. We sang together, prayed together, and heard a message from Northstar Blacksburg’s lead pastor, Jeff Noble. We …

Think to Change: Love

Blog

We had a powerful & memorable service this past Sunday. We welcomed our youth group back from their week long trip to Crossroads Camp, we observed the Lord’s Supper, and heard an excellent sermon (listen here) from Adam Wilson on love.  We also worshiped the Lord with the Northstar Worship team–to include a joyful rendition of the classic country gospel song, I …

Big Small Group: June 24, 2015

Blog

On Sunday, June 21st we learned about the biblical concept of Fellowship. The following Wednesday we got to practice what we preach (bad pun definitely intended) with a continuation of our #BigSmallGroup gatherings. During this time we played a silly mixer game–and enjoyed laughing together, reviewed the previous sermon, and then broke off into small groups to share a meal and …

Think to Change: Fellowship

Blog

Fellowship: A place where the worst of you can be known and you can be loved more, not less. Brooke Beyer, a valued member of our church and one of our D28 leaders, gave Sunday’s message about Fellowship. This topic is one that is particularly near and dear to his heart. He started the message by recalling a time he …

GAP Outdoor Movie Night & BBQ

Blog, GAP, News

All Graduates and Professionals are invited to a BBQ potluck and movie night in Christiansburg! Everyone be sure to bring a blanket and join in for food. The movie is TBD, but the current debate is between The Sandlot and The Lion King. Click here for the helper signup sheet, and check out the Facebook event here for more details! Email matt@northstarfamily.org …

Think to Change: The Triune God

Blog, News

It may surprise you to know that the word “trinity” is not used a single time in the bible. It is a theological term Christians have used to describe the relationship of God with us in the roles of the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. Just because that word is not specifically mentioned does not mean the bible lacks mention …

Big Small Group: June 10, 2015

Blog, News

This week’s Big Small Group started off with a rousing game of “Minute to Win It” thanks to Alex, our Youth Leader, and Adam, our Discipleship & College Minister. Each contestant had to put vaseline on their nose, stick a cotton ball to their nose, and transfer it into a bowl. The first person to get four into their bowl was …

Women’s Morning Bible Study

Blog, News

Ladies, please join us this summer for a five-week study on the Fruits of the Spirit.  Each lesson will be stand alone, so feel free to join anytime! You only need to bring your Bible.  Group discussion will be facilitated by Vanessa Tegenkamp.  We will meet at the Northstar Ministry Center on Tuesdays at 10:00 a.m. beginning June 30 and ending …

MOVE School Supply Drive

Blog, Children's Ministry, News

June 21 – July 12 Northstar will be collecting school supplies! Donate any of the following new school supplies in the lobby at church to help our Summer Kids Camp children bless their peers. Camp participants and their parents will pack book bags together the last night of camp. We will donate these book bags to local schools as a way to …