Children will remain in worship with their families

At the moment, there is no one signed up for childcare or Summer Sunday school, so children are welcome to stay in worship with their families through the month of August and fall classes should begin on September 7th.

Sunday, August 3, 2014 - 18th Sunday in Ordinary Time

9:30 a.m. Summer pick-up choir - meet in the choir room with Kathryn to rehearse and go upstairs to sing during worship. All voices are welcomed!

10:30 a.m. Worship

Genesis 32:24-31

Romans 9:1-5

Matthew 14:13-21

Sermon -  "More Than Enough" - Tyler Easley

Coffee and Cookies after worship



Northminster's pastor job description, known as a Ministry Information Form (MIF), is posted on the U. S. Presbyterian Church's job website. The Northminster Pastor position is open and you may refer any interested applicants to the Church Leadership Connection web site for details.  The web address is:

Interested parties view the MIF and submit their applications through the Church Leadership Connection website.  The position will be open until August 31, 2014.  Individuals with questions may contact  Rachel Van Noord  Pastor Nominating Committee Chair at the following email address:

  • Session meetings are normally held on the fourth Tuesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. 
  • Deacon meetings are held every other month on the second Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. The next meeting of Deacons will be September 10th.
  • Knitting, Crochet and Needlework group will  meet on the 1st and third Tuesdays at 6:00 in the Fellowship Hall. Please bring your yarn, floss and the needles and get ready for a great opportunity for fellowship. It may leave you in stitches!



YES, the knitting group is meeting on the first and third Tuesdays at 6:00 in the Fellowship Hall (even though Pam forgot to put it in the newsletter calendar – AGAIN!). Just show up, bring your knitting or crocheting and confer with like minds while your yarn skeins get smaller and smaller.


Do you have rummage sale or "unique" items that you can bear to donate? Bring them to the collection box in the narthex at church. These prizes will be used for the Retro Bingo and Bake Sale on August 23rd at 5:00 p.m.

Might as well mark that on the calendar and get ready to have a wonderful time that evening. We'll have a light dinner of hot dogs and chips, and old-fashioned bake sale, crafts for the kids and BINGO!

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Pam keeps our NPC website current and Mark Purcell has just added a Facebook link to our website landing page. If you want to see what’s happening in our church go to and when you do click on the Facebook icon and “like” us!