Claytor Lake Ness Monster

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Obstacle course racing (OCR) is a rapidly growing sport for exercise enthusiasts and adrenaline junkies alike to combine running with climbing, crawling, hauling, and racing.  The Claytor Lake Ness Monster is a miniature version of the more popular Spartan and Tough Mudder races.  It is only approximately 3-4 miles long and stretches throughout the State Park area. Enough folks from …

Disaster Relief Training

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Disaster Relief Training Have you ever thought,  “I wish there was something I could do, ” as you read headlines like the following: “West Virginia Floods: 23 Killed” “10 dead in ‘Historic’ Louisiana Flooding” “Tornado rips through Pulaski County Friday night” With the increasing amount of tragedies and natural disasters happening locally and around the country, it is imperative that …

Special Olympics Basketball Tournament

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March madness is just around the corner and it is the time of year when basketball fans are chomping at the bit to watch their favorite teams make a run for the national title!  Before the conference and eventually national tournaments tip off, however, we will get a taste of the madness at the annual Special Olympics Basketball Tournament! On …

Supply Drive

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As many of you know, the Church of God lost a lot in a recent fire. Their children’s ministry is in need of many basic things such as crayons, glue sticks, and markers. Over the next few weeks, we will be doing a supply drive in order to help them stock their children’s ministry. Please bring any basic school supplies back …

Men at Work

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Men At Work is a one time Northstar Men’s get together for the purpose of hanging out, food, conversation, and fun. RSVP When: Friday, March 3 6-8pm & Sat. March 4 8-12pm [child-care provided for the Friday so wives can relax:)] Where: Northstar Ministry Center (200 Country Club SW, Suite D1 Bburg) Cost: $10 to help cover the cost of food.

Prayer: some biblical answers to real questions

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We recently wrapped up our message series on prayer, in an attempt to address a deep and complex topic from three perspectives: Adopted to pray (Matthew 6) Abiding in prayer (John 15) Devoted to a life of prayer (Romans 12) In week 1, we looked at the Lord’s prayer and the incredible gift we have of being able to address …

State of the Church 2017

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THIS Sunday, January 29, will be a great day for the Northstar family. We’ll celebrate our annual State of the Church Sunday as we look back in celebration and thankfulness for what our Lord has done in us and through us in 2016. We’ll also look ahead with humility and expectation.  We will not only be encouraged to continue telling …

Mingling of Souls Marriage Retreat

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Would you like to invest in your marriage with a weekend getaway for a time of reconnection, relaxation and fun? You are invited to The Mingling of Souls Northstar Church Marriage Retreat. We will study what God says about marriage and how you can practically apply that to your marriage now. Through video messages by Matt Chandler, as well as small group and …

IF: Gathering 2017 (Women’s Conference )

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Friday, February 3, 2017 – 6:00pm Saturday, February 4, 2017 – 10:00am At IF:Gathering 2017, we’ll look at one of the most influential generations that have ever lived — the early church. The way God moved through them was simple and pure. We believe they are the model we need right now. Our dream is that we would experience the …

Prayer: connecting with God amidst the distractions of life

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What comes to mind when you hear the word prayer?  How would you define it?  Have you ever prayed?  Has anyone ever asked you to pray and you immediately felt your knees go weak? Even if we wholeheartedly believe in the power of prayer, life soars by at a break neck speed, and for many of us, the only times …

Christmas Day Family Devotional

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Since Christmas Day happens to fall on a Sunday this year, we want to help provide families with an opportunity to sit down and reflect on what this holiday is all about.  Too often the chaos of the season distracts us from focusing on the greatest gift ever given.  Our prayer is this interactive devotion will facilitate healthy conversations as …

Community Eve of the Eve Service 2016

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On Friday December 23 (7-8:15pm), churches from across Pulaski County will gather at Pulaski County High School for an evening of worship and celebration centered around the birth of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ. This will be an incredible opportunity to come and experience the true meaning of the Christmas season.  Although it is not on the traditional night …