Strategic kitchen and community cafe

In the past few weeks as dirt has begun to move on the land, the building team has been meeting ever more frequently. Recently, we've had an evening dedicated to asking strategic questions about our kitchen and the cafe. One part of our vision is that we don't want the building to only be used [...]

By |2019-04-17T11:08:32-04:00April 16th, 2019|0 Comments

Do you know what time it is?

Obsessed with Time As a society we are obsessed with time. Most people wear a watch, a watch that tracks their heartbeat, steps, and location while delivering email and text messages. There are clocks everywhere. Our computers and phones display the time, here and anywhere in the world. We need to be to work, to [...]

By |2019-02-20T12:11:30-05:00February 20th, 2019|0 Comments

Can You Pause and Throw a Mini-party?

In the Immeasurably More process of watching God lead us and provide as we prepare for the construction of our ministry center, I know there will be some great celebrations when we dedicate and begin to use that tool for ministry. There is no party event planned this week to celebrate anything with Immeasurably More, [...]

By |2019-02-15T17:06:55-05:00February 15th, 2019|0 Comments

Permits, permits, permits

At long last.. Northstar Immeasurably More team members Jim Rancourt and Travis Jessee attended a Planning Department meeting at the county office on Tuesday, January 8. At that meeting, representatives from G&H and Spectrum were present to respond to questions and issues that had been raised over the last two months of permitting applications. Virtually [...]

By |2019-01-11T13:39:00-05:00January 11th, 2019|0 Comments

When will dirt start flyin’?

Maybe you have heard or even asked this question at least a couple times. With our ceremonial groundbreaking four months behind us, I think we all had hoped that Northstar’s land would be dotted with various types of earth moving equipment before Christmas. Most of the delay is because we have had a longer than [...]

By |2019-01-05T15:32:39-05:00January 7th, 2019|0 Comments

News on the financing front

There’s no doubt that 2019 is going to be an exciting year for Northstar, and we have a lot to look forward to as the building construction work takes shape. While moving dirt and building a ministry center is fun, the finance team has some great things to share too. For some background for the [...]

By |2019-01-05T15:11:09-05:00January 5th, 2019|1 Comment

Rooted Moment: Ethan & Sarah Smith

We asked our church family to submit their reflections and thoughts about the Immeasurably More process. We're calling them "Rooted Moments." Many thanks to Sarah Smith for her thoughts: It's very evident that God is using Northstar church in the New River Valley. I've seen and experienced some of the most healthy and genuine relationships [...]

By |2018-11-27T08:05:07-05:00November 27th, 2018|0 Comments