Free childcare for parents for Christmas

Children's Ministry, News

Need some childless time to shop or prepare for Christmas? Have the GAP Group watch your kids while you go Christmas shopping or prepare for the holidays. Northstar’s GAP Group (Graduate and Professionals) will be holding a free child care service on Saturday, December 10th from 9:30am-12:30pm at the Lancaster House. If you would like to reserve a spot for …

Operation Christmas Child Update

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This year Northstar once again participated in the Samaritan’s Purse Operation Christmas Child. This project was created to give children who may otherwise never receive a gift at Christmas more than just a gift of a material box of toys and goodies. The children also receive a book in their own language that presents the gospel and in many places …

December Nights

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December Nights has become somewhat of a tradition around Northstar.  During the month of December we don’t have Sunday morning church. We move everything to the evening. Yes, you read that right. We don’t meet on Sunday mornings in the month of December! It will be our third December to celebrate the gift of God in Christ during December Nights! …

Missions Team is forming

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Northstar is excited about the months as we begin to mobilize our members and attenders to embrace personal responsibility for sharing the message of Christ with the nations. Simply stated, our goal is to become a “sending” church. The Missions Team will identify areas of the world for Northstar to focus its missions ministry to – through prayer, sending members …

Christmas Decorating of Lancaster House

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 Want a fun way to spend Sunday afternoon? Come help us get the church office, Lancaster House, all spruced up for the Christmas season! Join us Nov. 27th from 2-5pm. There will be hot cider, hot cocoa, snacks and music. We might even have a Christmas movie for the kids to watch. What a fun way to celebrate the first day of …

Thanksgiving Potluck

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There will be a Thanksgiving Potluck at the Lancaster House on Thursday Nov. 24th at 1:00 pm for anyone who would like to come.  This is an open event so bring a friend! Please RSVP to hannah@northstarfamily.org by Nov. 20th if you would like to attend so that we will have enough food. Turkey will be provided. 🙂  

Family Fun Day!

Children's Ministry, News

Mark your calendars for Sunday December 4th! We will be having a Family Fun Day at the Lancaster House at 10:00 am! (Remember we have December Nights, so services are held in the evenings.) We’ll have yummy snacks, carols playing, and we’ll be trying our hands at crafting our very own edible nativities. This we be a fun time to …

Ladies’ Cookie Exchange

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Join us Saturday, December 3rd at 10:00am for a morning full of delicious Christmas treats! What a wonderful opportunity to bring a friend, co-worker or neighbor to celebrate the joys of this holiday season! Please RSVP by November 25th to LaRae Davenport (larae@vt.edu) so we can insure that everyone will get cookies to take home! Once you RSVP the cookie exchange details …

Operation Christmas Child

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This year we are once again partnering with Samaritan’s Purse to offer you the opportunity to participate in Operation Christmas Child! It is an incredibly easy way to be missional- so easy in fact that even our Preschoolers are participating! We will have some boxes available THIS SUNDAY, Nov. 6th. Collection dates are Nov. 14-21 so grab a box today …