GAP Fall Retreat 2017

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It’s here! The 4th annual GAP Fall Retreat is scheduled for October 27 – 29 at Smith Mountain Lake! The Fall Retreat has become one of the most exciting times of the year for the GAP ministry as we all take a break from the busyness of the fall semester and spend some time together enjoying fellowship, food, and teaching. …

GAP Big Group

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The first GAP Big Group of the year is scheduled for Wednesday, October 4! A couple times a semester, GAP will take a week off from regular small groups but instead all come together to meet as a… Big Group! This is a great time to get to know other people in GAP, and if you haven’t been involved in …

GAP Hike and Homeplace

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Are you new to Blacksburg and want to knock two things off your bucket list in one day? Join GAP on Saturday, September 16 to hike McAfee’s Knob and then eat at the Homeplace restaurant! McAfee’s Knob is one of the most photographed locations on the Appalachian Trail, and the Homeplace is one of the area’s most popular restaurants, in …

GAP Fall Kickoff

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Fall is quickly approaching and, with that, another semester of small groups! Join GAP on Saturday, August 26, at 6:00 p.m. at Blacksburg Municipal Park to celebrate the beginning of a new semester of small groups at Northstar Church. We will have games, food, and information about what GAP will be up to this fall! This is a great opportunity …

GAP Summer Bonfire

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On July 22, GAP will be having a bonfire out in Giles County, at Matt Simpson’s parents’ house! If you have not been out there before, check out some of the pictures from years past to get an idea of why this is a great place to get together for fun and a bonfire. As always, feel free to bring …

Lake Day – July 30

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Go jump in a lake! Sometimes, when you hear that, it can have a negative connotation. But, when you hear it from your friends with Northstar’s Connect, it’s definitely meant to be an invitation to an afternoon of fun and fellowship! On Sunday, July 30, we will be meeting at Claytor Lake after church. We will have a boat and …

The 1st GAP Olympiad

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Over the years, Northstar Church has noticed that our GAP ministry has had no shortage of competitive individuals. This can easily be seen in its members involvement in community volleyball leagues, pick-up flag football games, Family Feud events, and pretty much any excuse to break out a board game whenever two or more are gathered. Well, GAPpers, prepare yourselves. This …

GAP End of the Year Bonfire

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Let’s celebrate the school year coming to a close in the best way possible: burning things. We’ll be at Northstar’s plot of land on Prices Fork Road on Saturday, May 6 at about 7:00 p.m. to get things started and light the fire at dark. Food will not be provided beyond stuff for s’mores, but if you would like to …