2nd Annual Dodgeball Championship of the World

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College Students! We know you’re probably excited about the semester coming to an end. You’re looking forward to a long break from classes and papers and exams, right? Well, we want you to start looking forward to next semester, too! Coming up on Friday, February 9, Northstar’s Connect College Ministry will be holding its second annual Dodgeball Tournament! It will …

Spring Break Mission Trip – Disaster Relief in Puerto Rico

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Spring Break Mission Trip! Northstar Connect is partnering with Baptist Disaster Relief of Virginia to send a team of seven during spring break to continue recovery effort in Arecibo, Puerto Rico.  The team will prepare and distribute food, remove debris from flooded homes, and share the gospel with people who have been impacted by Hurricane Maria. If you are interested email …

Better Together: A Northstar Marriage Event

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Peanut butter and jelly, eggs and bacon, popcorn and Coke – all of these are BETTER TOGETHER! What else is better together? Solomon, one of the wisest men in the world says in Ecclesiastes: “Two are better than one, because they have a good return for their work: If one falls down, his friend can help him up. But pity the …

Guys & Griddles

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For our students at Virginia Tech, this Thursday is Reading Day! That means exams and the end of the semester are close at hand! Are you a student looking for something to do before you hit the books? Will you be looking for a delicious breakfast on Thursday morning? Do you want to contribute to a great cause in the …

Baby Dedication 2018

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If you are a Northstar member and a parent of an infant or toddler, we invite you to join in the celebration and dedication of raising your child to know Christ with our church family! The baby dedication will take place Sunday, January 22 at the 9 a.m. church service. We will have a Baby Dedication Orientation on Saturday, January 14 at 10:00 a.m. …

Week of Prayer for International Missions, Dec 3-10

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Christmas reminds us of the giving heart of God. He has given us so much! Ultimately, He has given us His Son, whose birth we celebrate during this special time. Each year, Northstar celebrates the spirit of our Giving God by taking up a Holiday Missions Offering. In addition, we invite you to join together with thousands of other churches in …

Advent Devotional – Christmas 2017

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The King is coming. Jesus Christ has come and will come again. This is the hope of the Church whom He purchased with His blood. It is the eager expectation and desire of His people. Advent, formed from a Latin word meaning “coming” or “arrival,” is about the coming of Christ. It’s the traditional celebration of the first advent of …

White Elephant Gift Exchange with ReVerb

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Youth! Join ReVerb for a fun Christmas celebration! If you’re in middle or high school, you are invited to join ReVerb on Friday, December 15, for our Secret Santa Gift Exchange at Northstar Reserve! What do you need to do for this crazy shindig? I’m glad you asked! Dress up in the tackiest Christmas sweater you can find. Go out …

No Jumpstart during December Nights

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Parents! We wanted to remind you that during our December Nights services (December 3, 10, & 17), we will not have either of our Jumpstart classes. Our hope during this Christmas season is that you and your Kindergarten through 5th graders will be able to enjoy a sweet time of worship together as a family. Before each service, be sure …