Worship at the Lake

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For the past 5 years, we have had the opportunity to hold our Sunday worship gatherings at the Claytor Lake State Park, and it has been awesome for a few reasons.  It gives most of our volunteers a month off during the summer, keeps us mobilized and on mission, and it has provided us an opportunity to build relationships with …

2019 Easter Sunrise on the Mountain

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This year, we are going old school with a traditional Easter Sunrise Worship Experience.  However, we are adding some flavor by gathering in a non-traditional location. Bright and early on April 21, we will be meeting at the Draper Mountain overlook to kick off Resurrection Day with acoustic worship and prayer! We will begin promptly at 6:45am so as the …

2019 Community Good Friday Worship

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Good Friday is only good because of the reality we celebrate on Sunday.  If Jesus did not walk out of the tomb, conquering death, we would not have a reason to gather on Friday….but He did! And so we gather on Good Friday: We gather to reflectively worship the greatest act of love ever committed We gather to remember the …

MONTREAL 2019

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This coming July we are hoping to take another group of folks up to Montreal to continue our partnership and deepen our relationships with Ben and Alyssa Fleet as they launch Voyage Church in the city.  The past two trips have provided an incredible experience for everyone who went. Our primary purpose has been to help coordinate and lead various …

Bags of Joy 2018

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Spooky season is halfway over and November is right around the corner, which means three things: First, it means the season of Christmas music is upon us! Second, it means that Missions Sunday is coming up soon! Lastly, we get to embark on a tradition that has become a favorite here at Northstar…Bags of Joy! Bags of Joy is a ministry to reach …