Man Up! International Men’s Seminar

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Northstar’s own Bob Jackson is reaching international students for Christ at Virginia Tech. Bob (and his wife Sandra) works with the ministry called International Students Inc. or ISI. This semester Bob is offering a men’s seminar for international students. Other men interested in building relationships international students are welcome. At a Glance When? Tuesdays, 7:30 AM – 8:45 AM, September 17-October 29 …

True Girl event, August 29

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True Girl is an evening event created for moms and girls ages 7-12 years old to create a bonding experience and present God’s truths to girls. Moms and daughters will enjoy this evening of Jesus-centered learning and worship together. “While moms may feel ill-equipped to navigate their daughters through the pressures of her tween years, studies show that parent-child connectedness …

MOPS: This is Motherhood

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Are you a mother? Do you want to meet other mothers, share life experiences, and grow together? Check out our one of our local chapters of MOPS (Mothers of Preschoolers) and MOMsNext. MOPs is an international ministry for mothers that gathers in local chapters. One gathering of mothers is hosted at Blacksburg Baptist Church on various Tuesdays. Here is what …

Northstar Cafe August 23

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It’s back to school, and we wanted to celebrate with a fun, informal evening of live music and coffee! Come out to Northstar Reserve (204 Draper Rd., NW – Blacksburg) on Friday, August 23 for a family-friendly, friend-friendly diversion. It’s a drop-in for all age groups, and it will be a great way to enjoy downtown Blacksburg on a Friday …

GAP Fall Semester Kickoff

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The summer has flown by and it’s time to gear up for the fall semester! The GAP (Graduates and Professionals) ministry is going to kickoff the new semester on August 24, at 6:00 p.m. at the Simpson’s house! We are looking forward to welcoming back some old friends and meeting a lot of new ones! We will have food, games, …

Help Fight Human Trafficking

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Did you know that there are more slaves today than any other time during recorded history? You may think that human trafficking is just something that happens outside of the United States, but unfortunately it happens here, and happens much closer to home than you may think. Join us on August 14 at 6:00 p.m. at the Reserve to learn more about what …

Promotion Sundae!

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Sunday, August 18 will be Promotion Sundae! We will promote several children to their next classroom! We will welcome them to their new classroom with a warm greeting from their new teacher and ice cream sundaes for the Blossoms and Jumpstart classes. We will have a bubble party for the Buds and Sprouts! Here are the guidelines to determine if your child …

“Unplanned” showing at The Reserve, August 16

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Unplanned is the inspiring true story of one woman’s journey of transformation. “All Abby Johnson ever wanted to do was help women. As one of the youngest Planned Parenthood clinic directors in the nation, she was involved in upwards of 22,000 abortions and counseled countless women about their reproductive choices. Her passion surrounding a woman’s right to choose even led …

International Student Furniture Giveaway

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Each year international students converge on the Baptist Collegiate Ministry building one Saturday morning before school starts. They come to receive FREE furniture as a combined ministry effort by the BCM and a group of churches and international ministries. When internationals move to Blacksburg, they usually have NO furniture for their apartments. This initiative helps them get settled in! All …