Reflections on Fear and Faith

Northstar Church Blog

On Sunday, October 14, Matt Simpson preached on Genesis 12:10-20. [Podcast here] The message encouraged us to examine decision-making in light of fear versus faith. Due to the discussion generated, Matt followed up with four points for biblical decision-making:  

M.A.N. Group Launched

Northstar Church News

Recently, a new group launched at Northstar. The M.A.N. Group is for – you guessed it – men. The name stands for Men’s Accountability Network, and the group’s purpose is to provide spiritual encouragement, loving accountability and intentional discipleship for men who want to walk in godliness in their sexuality. The group will be a help to men who may …

Welcome Aaron Peck… Again!

Northstar Church News

Please join us in welcoming Aaron Peck as our old Children’s Ministry Assistant/new Creative Content Director/Stephen Ministry Supervisor. Aaron has stepped in and agreed to wear a number of different ministry hats and will be joining our staff on a full-time basis. As he continues his work with our Children’s Ministry staff, Aaron will primarily focus on developing and adapting …

Grasping the Gospel: The Essence of Gospel Renewal

Northstar Church Blog

We began today’s service by observing the Lord’s Supper. Our Lead Pastor, Jeff Noble, led us into this time of worship. He reminded us that in spite of our decisions and choices to disobey, God sent his son Jesus for our salvation. Jeff pointed out that following Jesus really is about following, it is a verb requiring action on our …

Testimony: Carolyn Noble

Northstar Church Blog

Carolyn is a six-time cancer survivor. Six times. For many people that is incomprehensible. If you haven’t met Carolyn you need to. She is one of the most joy-filled people around, because her joy is found in Jesus. She’s also our pastor’s wife. She and Jeff have two children: Sam and Adelyn. Carolyn shared her faith story at our July …

New Podcasts

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Our new podcasts page is now available at

Jumpstart Fun!

Northstar Church Children's Ministry

Our Elementary kids learned about Joseph and the coat of many colors last Sunday. Thanks to some creativity from our dedicated volunteer leaders they had a blast making some Joseph and the coat of many colors cookies. Look at some of their sweet work!

Men’s Discipleship Group

Northstar Church News

A new discipleship opportunity is starting up this week! Jeff and Wes will be leading a group for men who are looking to be discipled.  We’ll go through an overview of what it means to believe in, be obedient to, and become like Jesus Christ. The first interest meeting is this Tuesday February 5 at 1:30 pm at the Lancaster …

Baby Dedication January 2013

Northstar Church Children's Ministry

  On Sunday, January 20th, Northstar’s service included a special event, the dedication of seven precious babies! This dedication was a commitment before God, church, and family that each family desired to spiritually lead and nurture their  child. During the dedication each family vowed to raise its child in Christ. In return, church members committed to praying, teaching, encouraging, and supporting these children and their …