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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 …

July 31 Community picnic details and update


Hi everyone! Just a quick reminder that our community picnic is THIS SUNDAY at Hand and Hand Park in Blacksburg. We will head over after service with the goal of getting there at noon. Please bring hotdogs, buns and a simple side enough for your family and enough to share with another! We will have a cooler at the church …

More furniture needed.. August 13 coming soon!


Greetings! The International Furniture Giveaway is only 15 days away (August 13), and the showroom still has lots of empty space! Spread the word – We need more furniture. This weekend (July 29-30) is a big weekend for free furniture as many leases end and furniture is discarded. It’s surprising what people will set out at dumpsters. Also, the “free …

Discovering Northstar scheduled for July 31


  Discovering Northstar is a relaxed, informative evening (usually about 90 minutes) for those who are wanting to learn more information about our church. It’s a required step for membership, but participation doesn’t obligate you to join. You’ll learn about our vision, values and hope of “being the church” so that our community and world will discover the love of …

Steppin Out


Northstar will be at Steppin’ Out August 5th & 6th.  We will be handing out some Icee Pops to help cool down the shoppers and other vendors and also inviting them to come join us on Sunday mornings. Steppin’ Out features over 185 artists and crafts people from around the United States selling unique handcrafted items – jewelry, pottery, textiles, …

Community Picnic


Get ready for an awesome afternoon in the park! July 31st after church we will head over to the Hand in Hand Park in Blacksburg to enjoy a picnic and some great fellowship.  Invite a neighbor, a friend and some family! This is a great event to get to know some of the people in Northstar and the community better!