PRC’s Walk for Life

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Northstar has the privilege of partnering with amazing ministries in the New River Valley all year long! One of those ministries is the Pregnancy Resource Center. Each year, the PRC hosts the Walk for Life. The Walk for Life is a community fundraising event that benefits the work of the Pregnancy Resource Center of the New River Valley. Each year, …

Northstar Reserve: How Can You Help?

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Hey everyone! Remember our earlier announcement about our new Northstar Reserve space in downtown Blacksburg? Things are coming along great with the venue, but there are still some needs that the location has and you can help! Below, you’ll find a current list of things that still need to be done in the space. We have so many amazing volunteers …

Disaster Relief Training

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Have you ever thought, “I wish there was something I could do,” as you read headlines like the following? “West Virginia Floods: 23 Killed” “Inferno in the Smoky Mountains” “Tornado rips through Pulaski County Friday night” Well, there is. You can become a trained volunteer with the Southern Baptist Convention Disaster Relief.  This training and partnerships with national agencies like …

GAP Gala

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Looking for an excuse to dress up? Want to have a fancy dinner? On Saturday, March 25, Northstar’s GAP ministry will be holding its first ever GAP Gala! This will be a catered event with some live entertainment by talented folks in GAP. There will be drinks, a nice dinner, and dessert provided, no need to bring anything. Just $5 …

Easter Egg Hunt

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Get out your camouflage and put on those orange vests! We’re goin’ huntin’! Okay, we’re not going that kind of hunting. But it is time, once again, for Northstar’s annual Easter Egg Hunt! Join us at Caboose Park’s Shelter 2 on Saturday, April 8th for an awesome morning of crafts, games, door prizes, free Easter photos, and, of course, the …

Northstar Reserve Is Going Downtown

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We are excited to announce that Northstar Church now has a venue that we can utilize in downtown Blacksburg! For the last few months, we have been using a space near the Northstar Ministry Center in the same office complex on Country Club Drive. It’s an area that we’ve come to know as Northstar Reserve. It has mostly been used …

Jumpstart’s Bible Challenge

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Parents! As a part of Northstar Kids’ ongoing effort to help your children grow closer toward a relationship with Jesus, we want to challenge our Jumpstart students to bring their Bibles with them to church each and every week! “What’s the challenge?” you may ask. “They grab their Bibles and bring it with them!” Well, sometimes, families can be in …

Easter Egg and Candy Collection

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Northstar family, we will collect plastic Easter eggs and candy, stickers or small toys that will fit inside an egg for our annual Easter Egg Hunt Saturday, April 8! This is a great opportunity for us to reach out to the community and share Jesus’ love in a fun, practical way. We will collect eggs Sunday, March 5 – Sunday, …

New Children’s Ministry Volunteer Interest Meeting and Training!

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If you are a new children’s ministry volunteer (joined our team since September) or you are interested in joining our children’s ministry team, you are invited to a time of learning, fellowship and fun! Over the summer, we will be in need of several new children’s ministry volunteers! Join us Saturday, April 1 from 10:00 a.m.-11:30 a.m. at the Northstar Ministry …