Northside Community Church

News & Events

 ¨Thank you so much for all your prayers for Ignite Youth Middle School Camp! It was an amazing time, and the Lord blessed it. Ask the students or Mikki about it!


¨ Our NCC Women’s Retreat is this Friday!! It  will be at Cedar Springs Retreat Center, from 5:00pm Friday evening to Saturday evening at 8:00pm. Please be praying for a restful time and deep connections with God and each other.


¨ Community Sundays will be back starting this Sunday, September 22nd! We are   excited to start these again. They will be the 4th Sunday of every month. This Sunday we will be having a soup and salad potluck, so bring your favorites!


¨ Join us for the Whatcom County Pregnancy Clinic fundraiser dinner Friday, October 25th at 6:00pm. If interested, contact Tom or Cheryl Koonsman.


¨ We will be looking to borrow a car the week of our playground design, sometime in mid-October.  If you have a car that we can borrow, please let Rhonda Rische know at


¨ Children’s church is in need of volunteers for the months of September and October. If you are interested, contact Rhonda Rische at          


¨New in the library:  10 beautifully illustrated brochures, by Rose Publishing, available for checkout!

These brochures give you a snapshot insight into the following Biblical topics:

The Christmas Story

Christianity, Cults & Religions

Names of Jesus

Christ in the Old Testament

Palm Sunday to Easter

How We Got the Bible

The Book of James


Why Trust the Bible

100 Prophecies Fulfilled by Jesus


These pamphlets are located in the plastic holder next to the checkout desk.


Upcoming Events-

¨ September 18th-Growing Together meeting at 10:00am

¨ September 25th-Playground meeting at 7:00pm


Small group information-

Northside Groups



Prayer at 8:15 am in the Fireside Room.

Sunday Morning Small Group at 8:45 in the Youth Room “Paul’s Letter to the Romans”. Contact Tom Koonsman at (

Small Group for Women at 6-7:30 pm in the Fireside Room  (meets every other week) Contact Rhonda at (


Small Group for Women in the North County at 6-7:30 pm (meets every other week) Contact DeAnna Marshall ( for the location.


Sewing Group, Every 2nd and 4th Tuesday at 10 AM in the Mount Baker-Room. Contact Carol Dingman (


Men's Journey Group, 7 AM in the Fireside Room. Discussion on the content of the book “Soul Care” by Rob Reimer. Contact Ted Swinburne (

Women’s lunch and Bible study downtown– Meets on the 2nd and 4th-Wednesday of the month at 11:55am-12:55pm. Contact Carolyn Swinburne ( The group will meet on Sept. 25th at Aslan Brewing Co.

Evening Prayer, 7 PM in the Fireside Room. Pray for our community, our missionaries, our world and our church. Contact Ted Swinburne (

Other Gatherings

The Ones (Single, Senior Women) meets the 2nd Sunday

Men’s Breakfast meets the 2nd Saturday at the Rusty Wagon

Buddy Break meets at NCC usually on the 3rd Saturday

Ladies Who Lunch meets usually on the 3rd Friday every other month. Contact Carol Dingman (

LifeMasters (Seniors Ministry)

Health Ministry Classes

*Healing Prayer Ministry is available as needed.

Contact Jeanie Bosman at 360-398-7440.