I Just Wanted To Say Thank You

The old saying goes, “It takes a village to raise a child.” If that’s true, it must take a small army to run a church. Fortunately, we have  a small army of volunteers at Northstar who serve tirelessly and selflessly. Each Sunday, our volunteers give of their time so that others can experience life change…

Is Family Worship A Thing Of The Past?

“..we don’t want to worship the family, we want worshipping families.” – Jason Helopoulos The changes within and among families has been dramatic over the last 30 years. Such things as longer life spans, birth control, women’s increasing participation in the paid labor force, and a dramatic increase in divorce rates have reshaped family life.…

My Perspective On Feed The 8,500

“No one is useless in this world who lightens the burdens of another.” – Charles Dickens Something awesome, maybe unparalleled (for us), is happening in our church.  Something exciting, engaging, and at times unprecedented. God is taking us somewhere I hadn’t anticipated, new directions, as He teaches us to trust. There is a moving of…

5,000 People. 5,000 Reasons.

Help one person at a time, starting with the one next to you.— Mother Teresa The person next to you could be a family member, a neighbor, someone at the grocery store, or someone you happen to drive past. Mother Teresa’s words encourage us to spread the spirit of compassion that reflects God’s love to…