Youth group and small group for parents!


This semester, come along with the Youth of Northstar as they learn the 10 essentials that are needed for this trail called the Christian life. They will learn about 10 essentials that will increase their faith and realize the joy of following the Lord. There will be topics like faith, authority, purity, and devotion. Trail Runners will meet at the …

Cru invites pray-ers and prayers, Saturday, August 20


Campus Crusade for Christ (Cru) at VT invites you to a prayer meeting on Saturday August 20, 2011 from 9am – 10:30am at Grace Covenant Presbyterian Church in Blacksburg (map). Cru’s heart is to see VT students come to know Jesus as their Lord and Savior, grow in their faith and then be sent all over the world as followers …

College Kick Off Night


If you are a new or returning college student, join us for a night of s’mores and live music, featuring Jeff Walker at the Lancaster House! It is this Thursday night, (8/18) Starting at 8:00 pm. Here’s a map! View Larger Map

Report from International Furniture Giveaway


Here is a brief report on last Saturday’s (8/13) International Furniture Giveaway at the Baptist Collegiate Ministries building. We thank God for another successful event, and we thank you for your service! The weather was good, and we were able to give almost everyone who came two pieces of furniture (one large and one small). Over 300 pieces of furniture were selected, loaded and …

Youth ministry: Tubing on the New River this Sunday!


This sunday our youth group will be going tubing at New River Junction. Feel free to invite your friends and come tubing with us! DETAILS: We will be meeting at Blacksburg High School at 1:00 to go tubing. That should give us enough time to tear down and grab a quick lunch. The liability forms can be downloaded from (Please …

New parents!


Two of our Northstar families had babies in the past week! We’re excited for them and the joy that comes with new life! Congrats to Josh & Tricia Hepler on the birth of their son! Lane Preston Hepler born Aug. 4th at 1:08 pm 7lbs 9oz. Congrats to Matt & Jennifer Becker on the birth of their daughter! Lily Anne …

The Lancaster House

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The Lancaster House is located at 403 Washington Street. ‘The house, owned by the YMCA in Blacksburg, was donated by longtime resident Lucy Lancaster to the YMCA and served as that group’s headquarters from 1990 until 2009, when the nonprofit organization moved into the remodeled Wades Supermarket on North Main Street.’ Lucy Lancaster was one of the first five women …

Back to School Bash!


This Sunday, August 14th, the Jumpstart kids will be having a Back to School Bash! There will be Wii games and board games to play, some awesome music, and FOOD! If your child is entering Kindergarten through 5th grade they need to be there for this awesome time of fun and fellowship! We’ll kick the party off at 10:00 am …

Two Services


Fall is just around the corner! Because of that we will be going back to our 2 service format. Don’t worry, there will still be coffee and breakfast goodies served at both services. Again, please do not forget that on August 21st we will be going back to two services at 9am and 11am.  We will have children’s ministry during …