The True Story of Christmas

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Christmas is an incredible time of remembering how God sent his son, Jesus, to the world as a little baby. Though you may have heard this story before, you’ve never heard it from our Northstar Kids! Join us at our December Nights services on December 2, 9, 16, and 30 to hear our incredible kiddos tell us what really happened …

Christmas Clean Up at the YMCA

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In December, we will be gathering on Sunday evenings for December Nights.  This gives us a great opportunity to give back to the YMCA. On Sunday December 2, we will meet at the YMCA for a couple of hours (10-12) to clean the childcare rooms, organize our storage room, and work on hanging some doors for our storage room. It will …

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 …

DISCIPLINE: a Northstar Sermon Series

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Discipline may be a fruit of the Spirit, but for many of us it sits at the bottom of our list of strengths (similar to the fruit of patience). In November, we will kick off a three week mini series on various aspects of discipline: November 4 — Church Discipline: regardless of how we view the topic of discipline, when …

Missions Sunday 2018

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When it comes to mission, every one of us who claim to be a follower of Jesus are called to the mission of making disciples who make disciples.  This November, at our annual Missions Sunday, this will be the focus!  David Nelms, founder and president of The Timothy Initiative, will be spending the weekend with us. On Saturday, he will be leading …

Kids’ Thanksgiving Dinner Party

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It’s the time of year to gather together with people you love and give thanks for all that God has done for us! To celebrate this season, kids of all ages are invited to the Eanes’ house for a Thanksgiving Dinner Party! Bring a side or dessert and join us for dinner, games, and a time of thanksgiving with our …

Covenant Renewal 2018

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Every October, all of our members are offered the opportunity to reaffirm their desire to be a part of the mission of Northstar. If you have been around Northstar for any amount of time, you know that our motto is Don’t go to church. Be the Church. Our annual membership renewal is intended to remind every one of our members that being …

2018 Halloween Block Party

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It’s baaaaaack!  Our annual Halloween Block Party is happening again this year!  This year we will throw a block party in Dublin AND in Pulaski.  Two towns…two parties…one night!! On October 31, we will be taking over the block in the Highland Park and English Forest neighborhoods. Obviously we will be giving out candy, but on top of that we …

Family Potluck on the Farm

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AImmediately following our morning worship on Sunday October 14, we want to invite you to follow us to My Shepherd’s Farm (207 Cobb Rd, Rural Retreat, Virginia 24368) for an afternoon of  amazing food, entertaining hay rides, meaningful conversations, and good ‘ol country worship! The plan will be to eat around 1pm, hang out and enjoy the farm life in …

Prime Block Party

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For the growing number of young adults in and beyond our Northstar family, PRIME is for you! We are kicking this new ministry off with a block party at our new office on Saturday OCT 20 (233 Broad St Dublin). There will be food, games, music, and good times! If you need help with childcare let us know, because this night …

5 Years of God’s Faithfulness

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On Sunday September 9 we celebrated five years of weekly worship gatherings as a new church in Pulaski County.  Here is our highlight video, in case you were not able to make it. We will be posting links to some of the photos that were taken and stories of faith that were shared.

Battle Ready

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As Paul winds down his letter to the Ephesians, he encourages them to be strong in Lord and then proceeds to explain the tools (i.e. armor) needed in order to stand firm against Satan.  Rather than speed through this passage in a week or two, we are going to take our time breaking down each piece of armor in order to properly …