Thanksgiving Potluck


There will be a Thanksgiving Potluck at the Lancaster House on Thursday Nov. 24th at 1:00 pm for anyone who would like to come.  This is an open event so bring a friend! Please RSVP to by Nov. 20th if you would like to attend so that we will have enough food. Turkey will be provided. 🙂  

Family Fun Day!

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Mark your calendars for Sunday December 4th! We will be having a Family Fun Day at the Lancaster House at 10:00 am! (Remember we have December Nights, so services are held in the evenings.) We’ll have yummy snacks, carols playing, and we’ll be trying our hands at crafting our very own edible nativities. This we be a fun time to …

Ladies’ Cookie Exchange


Join us Saturday, December 3rd at 10:00am for a morning full of delicious Christmas treats! What a wonderful opportunity to bring a friend, co-worker or neighbor to celebrate the joys of this holiday season! Please RSVP by November 25th to LaRae Davenport ( so we can insure that everyone will get cookies to take home! Once you RSVP the cookie exchange details …

Operation Christmas Child


This year we are once again partnering with Samaritan’s Purse to offer you the opportunity to participate in Operation Christmas Child! It is an incredibly easy way to be missional- so easy in fact that even our Preschoolers are participating! We will have some boxes available THIS SUNDAY, Nov. 6th. Collection dates are Nov. 14-21 so grab a box today …

To Our House Service Opportunity


This December, we will have another opportunity to partner with the To Our House program, which means we need individuals, families, and small groups to step up to help with this amazing ministry.  From December 3rd-17th, Fieldstone UMC will be housing anywhere from 10-12 men who otherwise would be homeless.  Northstar’s primary role is to provide the meals (breakfast, lunch, …

Missions Sunday


Our annual celebration of being on mission for the glory of God will be next Sunday, November 13. On the Sunday, we will have ONE SERVICE at 10:00 a.m.! It will be a very special Sunday as we hear stories from Northstar members about their experiences on mission this past year. You’ll get to hear from some who went to …

Refresh: College Night


We are back for the last ‘Refresh’ of the fall semester. We are going to end it with a bang! We will have frozen yogurt provided by the new kid in town ‘Frosty Parrot.’  This evening is going to be a great stepping stone for your friends who are not involved in church or really have no concept of church …

Christmas Parade Opportunity


The Christmas season is rapidly approaching, which means it is also almost time for local the “Holiday” parades.  This year we will be participating in the Blacksburg (Friday, December 2nd) and Christiansburg (Friday, December 9th) Christmas parades for another opportunity give the community a glimpse of who Northstar is as the Church. We need plenty of people to help with …

Live Sent: A Missional Conversation Event


We have an opportunity to spend an evening with Jason Dukes next week, on Wednesday, October 26. Jason is a dynamic thinker and missional church mobilizer. He’s a pastoral leader at Westpoint Church and is the author of the provocative book called Live Sent. We know this is a little “last minute,” but these dates are what he had available …