Winter 2019 D28 & Small Group Kick Off

Life Together, News

   We are super excited about the direction we believe our God is calling us to head as the church, especially when it comes to investing in a disciples making through our culture of Life Together opportunities. Beginning the first week in February, we will be aligning our D28 and Small Groups by using the Discovery Bible Study Method (or D.B.S.).  D.B.S. is …

Doing Life Together in 2019

Missional, News

“If there is so much blessing and joy even in a single encounter of brother with brother, how inexhaustible are the riches that open up for those who by God’s will are privileged to live in the daily fellowship of life with other Christians!” — Dietrich Bonhoeffer (Life Together) Life Together has been a concept of intentionally living in spiritual community …

MONTREAL 2019

BE THE CHURCH, Missional, News

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 …

VA Preteen Convention 2019

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It’s time for the 2019 VA Preteen Convention! This year’s theme is Slime Time-Ooze God’s Love. We will be taking a group of 4th and 5th grade kids up to Mechanicsville, VA on March 1-2. VAPTC is a fun and exciting way to engage preteens in learning more about the Lord! We will spend the weekend worshipping together and learning …

Defined and Clarified

News, Sermon Series

As we launch into the new year, we will also be launching a 4-week sermon series leading up to our annual State of the Church Sunday called Defined and Clarified.  Throughout the month of January we will be addressing several aspects of our spiritual journey that many have heard, but most struggle to live by: JAN 6 — DEFINING JESUS…CLARIFYING THE …

Northstar Kids Volunteer Training

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There are a lot of new and exciting things happening in our Children’s Ministry this upcoming year and we can’t wait to share them with you! This training will be different from any others that we have ever had! As our Children’s Ministry continues to grow, the need for training become more and more important. If you are a current …

Volunteer Christmas Party

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Being a mobile church means we ask quite a bit from our army of volunteers throughout the year.  Our annual volunteer Christmas party is a simple way of saying thanks for the countless hours invested in our church family and across our community. Friday December 21 (6:30-9:30pm) will be all about our volunteers in the Northstar family!  We will gather at …

2018 Community Eve of the Eve Worship

Community, News

Christmas Eve services are a fun past time for many local churches this time of year.  When these churches join together for a Community Christmas Eve service, it turns a fun past time into an encouraging Jesus-centered worship experience! In an effort to protect the traditional Christmas Eve services and other family engagements, we have bumped this incredible time back …

Family Advent Devotions

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‘Tis the season for many things, but it is imperative we do not get so caught up in the festive busyness we forget to focus on the true reason we celebrate Christmas. We have three different resources for Advent devotions with the family this year! For weekly devotions, come by our Connection Center on Sunday and pick up a Family …

Family Caroling Night

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It’s the most wonderful time of the year, so let’s share our joy with our neighbors! Meet us at our church office (233 Broad St. in Dublin) at 6pm on December 15 to go caroling through the neighborhood. Feel free to dress to impress! Rudolph noses, Santa hats, and elf ears are not only permitted, but encouraged! Song sheets, and …

December Nights 2018

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Each year during the month of December we encourage Northstar folks to rest, renew, reflect, and rejoice!  After all, there is already enough hustle and bustle this time of year.  So, how we practice this is to temporarily change how we do church. Rather than having teams of volunteers arriving early to set up the lobby, stage, auditorium, and children’s …