Missions Sunday 2013

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Join us on Sunday, November 10 at 10:00 a.m. to celebrate how God is building his Kingdom around the world and closer to home. We will have the opportunity to hear different stories of how God has used people in missions, talk to our ministry partners that will be there, hear the Scriptures taught from one of our partner missionaries, …

Reflections on Northstar’s 10th Anniversary

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On Sunday, October 6, 2013, Northstar Church came together. Literally. It was a gathering of generations. Former members (many of them founding members) joined current members and regular attenders and guests in a joint service of praise and worship. It was a humbling, joyful and celebratory experience. From the beginning of our planning, we wanted to communicate that our tenth …

Announcement: Interested in the New River Valley Justice Initiative?


On Monday, September 16 at 7:00 pm the New River Valley Justice Initiative will speak with Senator John Edwards about human trafficking at Blacksburg Presbyterian Church.   About the NRVJI: “After a sermon delivered during the Blacksburg churches’ shared Lenten services in 2012, New River Valley Justice Initiative formed with persons from churches and other area and VA Tech organizations.  …

Photos: Back to School Bash 2013


Back to School Bash, a set by nicksmirni on Flickr. Check out some of the great pictures that Nick Smirniotopoulous took at the Back to School Bash on September 8. There are also more pictures on the Northstar Picasa page.

Small Group Leader Application

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Sunday, July 21st, officially marks the start of small group leader recruitment season at Northstar! We are looking for passionate, qualified leaders who are willing to lead a weekly small group for any demographic they choose. Potential leaders only need to fill out a brief online application to log their interest. Applications will be due on August 12th and small …

Lancaster House Spring Cleaning

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The Lancaster House needs some love! When: Saturday, May 4th, 10a-2p The Bait: Pizza @noon.  You read that right; pizza.  Pick a chore from this list, drop-in anytime between 10am & 2pm this Saturday, and get some pizza at noon! Need more info?  Contact Vanessa Tegenkamp at Vanessa@northstarfamily.org or 540.381.3720

Noodles for Newborns

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Noodles for Newborns is a way for us as a church to show Christ’s love to NRV. Every family leaving The Birth Place at Montgomery Regional Hospital will get a bag with a box of noddles, sauce and a box of brownies. The bag will also have all of Northstars information. This is a simple yet effective way for us …