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A Groundbreaking, Homecoming Celebration!

By | 2018-07-02T16:17:58+00:00 July 2nd, 2018|

Get ready to Dig In! Artwork submitted by Carolyn Noble Nearly 15 years ago, a handful of people stepped out in faith and launched a new church in the New River Valley called Northstar Church. In 2014, we finally found land and bought 10 acres of land on Prices Fork Road. Less than [...]

VE Meeting 2: Design & Material Revisions

By | 2018-06-25T14:49:53+00:00 June 25th, 2018|

  Our second Value-Engineering meeting was Thursday evening, June 21. The Immeasurably More team met with our contractor and architect to discuss progress since the previous meeting. Our stated goal had been to reach a $4.5 million target cost for the building and site work. This does not include the building peripherals - sound system, [...]

Value Engineering Meeting #1

By | 2018-06-09T11:14:04+00:00 June 9th, 2018|

Hopefully you have heard that the Immeasurably More team entered into a value-engineering phase of the building process after selecting a contractor.  If you have not, click here: Update: VE Phase! These are exciting days for our church as we now begin moving toward construction this fall. Our first VE meeting took place on Tuesday [...]

Contractor selection phase

By | 2018-04-26T14:00:10+00:00 April 17th, 2018|

On Friday, April 6 was Northstar's deadline for interested contractors to submit bids. We received three bids and have chosen two of those submissions to invite to interviews on Monday, April 30. We are excited about the coming days and also aware of the great need for prayerfulness and trust in the Lord. This phase [...]

How God is funding the Northstar project

By | 2018-03-29T13:47:36+00:00 April 16th, 2018|

From a fundraising perspective, we are very aware that things are about to get very real. Trey & Rebecca Moore Not that things haven’t already been real as we as a church have been trusting God for millions of dollars, but with the interviews of contractors happening, it is even more clear that [...]

Is Waiting a Waste of Time?

By | 2018-03-29T13:02:05+00:00 April 2nd, 2018|

Cynthia & Jim Rancourt Northstar Church is currently “waiting” to build our Ministry Center on Price’s Fork Road. For me, waiting is generally difficult and I quickly become impatient. At times, even with a microwave oven only taking thirty seconds to warm a cup of coffee, I interrupt the process with six seconds [...]