Childcare positions available


Are you looking for a way to make a little extra cash this semester? Local MOPS groups are looking for quality childcare for their groups. They need dependable Christian workers to provide a safe and fun atmosphere for children. MOPS exists to support and equip Mothers of Preschoolers to realize their full potential as women, mothers and leaders in the name …

Third worship service option begins September 11!


We are excited to announce that on Sunday, September 11, we will offer a THIRD SERVICE at 6:00 p.m. at BHS (same place as the morning services)!! God is at work in our communities and campuses! We want to offer more opportunities for those who may not be able to participate on Sunday mornings and for those who God will …

Youth group and small group for parents!


This semester, come along with the Youth of Northstar as they learn the 10 essentials that are needed for this trail called the Christian life. They will learn about 10 essentials that will increase their faith and realize the joy of following the Lord. There will be topics like faith, authority, purity, and devotion. Trail Runners will meet at the …

Cru invites pray-ers and prayers, Saturday, August 20


Campus Crusade for Christ (Cru) at VT invites you to a prayer meeting on Saturday August 20, 2011 from 9am – 10:30am at Grace Covenant Presbyterian Church in Blacksburg (map). Cru’s heart is to see VT students come to know Jesus as their Lord and Savior, grow in their faith and then be sent all over the world as followers …

College Kick Off Night


If you are a new or returning college student, join us for a night of s’mores and live music, featuring Jeff Walker at the Lancaster House! It is this Thursday night, (8/18) Starting at 8:00 pm. Here’s a map! View Larger Map

Report from International Furniture Giveaway


Here is a brief report on last Saturday’s (8/13) International Furniture Giveaway at the Baptist Collegiate Ministries building. We thank God for another successful event, and we thank you for your service! The weather was good, and we were able to give almost everyone who came two pieces of furniture (one large and one small). Over 300 pieces of furniture were selected, loaded and …

Youth ministry: Tubing on the New River this Sunday!


This sunday our youth group will be going tubing at New River Junction. Feel free to invite your friends and come tubing with us! DETAILS: We will be meeting at Blacksburg High School at 1:00 to go tubing. That should give us enough time to tear down and grab a quick lunch. The liability forms can be downloaded from (Please …

New parents!


Two of our Northstar families had babies in the past week! We’re excited for them and the joy that comes with new life! Congrats to Josh & Tricia Hepler on the birth of their son! Lane Preston Hepler born Aug. 4th at 1:08 pm 7lbs 9oz. Congrats to Matt & Jennifer Becker on the birth of their daughter! Lily Anne …

The Lancaster House

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The Lancaster House is located at 403 Washington Street. ‘The house, owned by the YMCA in Blacksburg, was donated by longtime resident Lucy Lancaster to the YMCA and served as that group’s headquarters from 1990 until 2009, when the nonprofit organization moved into the remodeled Wades Supermarket on North Main Street.’ Lucy Lancaster was one of the first five women …