A Latte Encouragement

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He will cover you with His feathers, and under His wings you will find refuge. – Psalm 91:4 Who needs some encouragement? If you are a mom navigating this time with children in public school, being homeschooled or a mix we know you need some encouragement! Everyone is welcome and we encourage you to invite friends! School and life may …

Family Bike Day

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Family Bike Day is a day for families to come together (socially distanced), bring bikes, scooters, skates or whatever other form of riding fun and enjoy time outside! We will block off a portion of the Northstar Ministry Center office parking lot for riding. Parents may want to bring lawn chairs or blankets for sitting. The Kona Ice truck will …

Online Parenting Book Study

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You are invited to a 5 week virtual book study beginning Tuesday April 21 at 7pm! In Paul David Tripp’s book Parenting: 14 Gospel Principles That Can Radically Change Your Family he offers a big picture approach to parenting. Instead of a list of to-do’s he outlines 14 gospel centered principles we can apply as parents. As we are all at …

You’ve Been Egged! An Invitation to Easter

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Update (3/31-2020): Unfortunately, due to COVID-19 realities and Governor Northram’s Executive Order #55, we have canceled the Drive-Thru Egging. Easter is a great opportunity to be invitational to church. Why not be invitational in a fun way? Usually getting “egged” isn’t a good thing, but this time it is! As a way to reach out, have fun, and invite friends/neighbors/classmates/coworkers/families/internationals …

Child Protection and New Children’s Ministry Volunteer Training

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If you are a current children’s ministry volunteer we are asking that each of you go through a child protection training which will enable you to identify issues and help protect children from harm. Every children’s ministry volunteer will be required to go through this training to ensure we are providing a safe environment for our children at church. This …

Children’s Move Up Sunday!

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It’s time to move on up! On Sunday, January 26, children in the Bloom ministry (babies, toddlers and preschoolers) will move up to their new classrooms (see guidelines below). We will celebrate with a warm welcome from their new teachers as well as a bubble party for Buds and Sprouts and Blossoms. Here are the guidelines to help you know …