GAPservice: A Children’s Bible

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By Rebecca Murray One of the reasons I chose Northstar — and GAP in particular — was the service component. I have wanted to give back to the community but have always been confused on where to begin. At our October BIG Group, I learned about the opportunities available to assist local food programs. In addition, the calendar function on …

GAPnotes: Like Cling Wrap

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By Rachel McCord I don’t know about you guys…but I am slammed! All those papers to write and articles to read and data to collect have just snuck up on me. (Please don’t tell my advisor that I am a procrastinator…I’d like her to find out on her own. It’s just better that way.) It seems like the pile of …

GAPnotes: GAPsGiving Origins

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By Chris Marie Smith Thompson Tomlinson It’s that time of year again – GAPsGiving is here! GAPsGiving (year 3) will be held on November 13, 2012 at 7pm at Fieldstone. But before we get too far into this, head on over to sign up to bring something that I would find delicious: GAPsGiving Signup Now if you’ve been to a …

GAPnotes: Totally Like Whatever

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By Viktor Oh politics. I’m so looking forward to this political season being over on Nov. 6. Don’t get me wrong, I love following politics, but the first primary debate was way back on May 5, 2011 (really), so I’m ready for this round to be over. That being said, there’s one thing about the political season that I really …

GAPnotes: Delmos

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By Liz Albitz Statzell Have you seen posts on Facebook about visiting Delmos, and haven’t been quite sure what we’re talking about? We’ll you’re in luck, because Delmos is AWESOME and we’re visiting him tonight at 5pm. You don’t even have to read any further to know that you need to meet Delmos, but I’ll give you some more background …

GAPservice: By the Numbers

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By: Sarah Hanks “Let your light shine before others, so that they may see your good works and give glory to your Father who is in heaven.” Matthew 5:16 As a ministry of small groups, service to Northstar and our community is one of our core principles. The GAP Service Team has been hard at work organizing intentional ways for our GAP …

Aaaand We Are Back

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By Brad Toellner Northstar GAP has officially kicked off another year of fellowship and service in the New River Valley. We had some hopeful expectations for growth which have been fulfilled in grand fashion. Over the three kickoff nights we had over 50 people including many new faces. Tuesday’s gathering gave new members a taste (literally) of the great potlucks that GAP …

GAP Kickoff

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We’re excited to see all of the returning GAPers and really looking forward to meeting all the new ones. This week we’ll gather for a potluck, an intro to what GAP is all about, and then follow it up with board and video games!    Potluck Signup: Sign Up to bring something    Date & Time: Tuesday, September 4 @ 7pm    Location: Fieldstone …

New GAP Blog!

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We’re excited to announce the new GAP Blog! If you don’t already know, GAP groups are Northstar’s small groups for graduate students and young  professionals. You can learn more on our spiffy (also new) webpage: Northstar GAP We’ll be using the blog to post news & events, but we also hope to share service updates, devotions, and testimonies of how God …