ReVerb Leader Spotlight – Rachel Petrusky

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Rachel is a Junior at Virginia Tech. She is a self proclaimed Hokie from birth, studying Marketing and Entrepreneurship. Rachel love sports – playing them and watching them! She enjoys doing activities in the outdoors! 1. Why are you involved in youth ministry? My sister was a leader for ReVerb during her senior year at Tech and she encouraged me to …

ReVerb Leader Spotlight – Jess Agnew

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Jess is a PhD student in the School of Public and International Affairs at Virginia Tech. Originally from just north of Toronto, Ontario, she moved to Blacksburg in August 2016. She “love love loves” what God has given her to research. Jess works on problems related to food, agriculture and nutrition in developing countries. She has had the opportunity to travel …

ReVerb Mission Impossible

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Have you ever imagined yourself as Tom Cruise in running through the enemy at night while still trying to achieve a purpose of great value? Some people call this a mission and those same people would say it is impossible to achieve that mission. It’s a Mission Impossible of sorts. Well, if you answered yes to any of these hypothetical …

ReVerb Leader Spotlight – Caitlin Swecker

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Caitlin Swecker is a Junior at Virginia Tech and she is majoring in Biochemistry. She is from Monterey, Virginia. Caitlin enjoy’s doing activities outside ranging from hiking to just hanging out by the New River. Why are you involved in youth ministry? I got involved with Reverb because I felt called to serve the Lord at my church here in Blacksburg …

Joy

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A couple of weekends ago, I had the immense privilege of hanging all weekend with “my youths” (AKA the youth group at Northstar Church). The students in ReVerb are truly amazing and continue to impress, inspire, and encourage me daily. The theme of our Winter Retreat was Joy. Something we probably all need to recognize more in our lives. Amidst …

ReVerb – Breakfast Club

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ReVerb! Join us on the last Friday of each month starting in February for a morning devotional study and breakfast. You will get to hear from your peers and it will be a great opportunity to invite your friends to a low pressure fun event! Stay tuned for more details in the coming weeks! At a glance: When: Last Friday …

Passion 2017 – The High School POV

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“I’m all in. No matter what’s ahead.” – Rachel Christian Rachel Christian recently joined Northstar’s college ministry as they headed to the Georgia Dome for Passion 2017, whose stated purpose is “to see a generation leverage their lives for what matters most.” Rachel, a high school senior and one of the youngest of the 18-25 year olds in attendance, said …

Youth Super Bowl Party

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Northstar Youth! Coming up on Sunday, February 5, Northstar Youth Group will have a Super Bowl Party at the Beyers’ house, 1303 Village Way S., Blacksburg, VA. Attention! There has been a change of venue! The Super Bowl Party will now take place at the Nobles’ house, 204 Primrose Drive, Blacksburg. Things start at 6:00 p.m., and we’ll be there until a champion …

Northstar Youth Winter Retreat

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Northstar Youth from Blacksburg are  going on a Winter Retreat! From Friday, February 10 to Sunday, February 12, we will staying at Blue Ridge Christian Camp (1751 Sterling Dr, McCoy, VA 24111). It is going to be an exciting time of worshiping together, spending time together, and getting away to grow in Christ together. The retreat will be for both middle and high …