This past week Eleanor Pilon died. She will be missed by the whole Northside Community. She has attended this church for nearly 75 years and served faithfully and joyfully. We extend our sympathy to her daughters, Linda and Connie. Eleanor’s graveside service will be Thursday the 15th at 2:00pm at Green Acres. Family and friends are welcome. The memorial service will be held at Northside on Saturday, November 17th at 1:00pm.
¨ A big thank you to everyone who was able to attend our annual Harvest Dinner! It is always wonderful to share a good meal together as a community.
¨ November 16-Ladies who lunch are meeting at 11:30, at the Loft at latitude forty- eight five. The address is 1801 Roeder Ave, 99225.
¨ November 20-Elder/trustee meeting @7:00pm
¨ November 27th-Cold Weather Shelter volunteer opportunity– This is a vital local ministry that provides a warm bed and meal for local homeless women from November-January. The last training is at the Fountain Community Church at 7pm. Contact Rhonda for more information. Informational flyers are at the Hub.
¨ December 5-Growing Young meeting@6:00pm
¨ December 8-Buddy Break
¨ December 11-Elder meeting @7:00pm
¨ December 15-Men’s Breakfast @7:30am
¨ December 16th -Our Children’s Christmas program- We would love to include the gifts and talents of Northside’s very own young people. Do you (or your son or daughter) have a talent you can share with us that morning? Help us tell the story of Jesus’s birth! Contact Rhonda at firstname.lastname@example.org.
¨ December 28th -Ladies!! We are having a Christmas “Afterparty” this year- Save the date for that Friday, at 6 PM to come and spend a fun, relaxing evening together. More details to come.
¨ August 9-12-Church campout- Wasn’t our Church Camping trip fun?! This year we are also going to invite the other Whatcom County Alliance churches to join us! It should be a wonderful time of community, worship, relaxation and fun. Sign up now, as we need to have confirmation of our numbers before the new year. Sign up is located at the Hub.
¨ The Sunday morning small group has started a new DVD assisted series called, 'Made in His Image'- We meet in the Ignite room upstairs at 8:45 AM. Please contact Tom Koonsman for more information.
¨ Advent Devotional opportunity- Christmas is coming! Are you ready? It’s such a busy time of year, and sometimes it’s hard to make time for meeting together to study God’s Word. Join us in an online Bible Study in the weeks leading up to Christmas as we prepare our hearts to worship and celebrate the birth of Jesus! Sign up at the Hub and Rhonda will invite you to the online video and advent reading plan. When you sign up you will also be included in a Northside online discussion group. Come join us!