We are deeply saddened to announce the passing of Dan Barron this past week. He was a vital part of the community here at Northside, and he will be so missed. Our prayers go out to his family. His memorial service will be in January. More details to come.
This is the second week of Advent. Our theme this year is “Wonder”. Where do you find wonder in the Christmas story?
Community Sunday is next week, December 16-We thought it would be fun to enjoy brunch together after our Children’s Christmas Program! There will be hot chocolate and cider, and we are looking for people to bring a breakfast casserole dish. Contact the church office if interested!
¨ December 9-The Ones lunch after church-Please bring a donation for baby wipes for the Whatcom County Pregnancy Clinic.
¨ December 15-Men’s Breakfast @7:30am
¨ December 16th -Our Children’s Christmas program- Come join us as Northside’s very own young people tell the story of Jesus’s birth! Don’t forget to bring your favorite Christmas cookies to share after!
¨December 16th- The Sunday morning small group will have a lesson entitled "What Does Hanukkah have to do with Christmas?" Come join us upstairs in the Ignite room at 8:45 to find out. Contact Tom Koonsman if you have any questions.
¨ December 24th-Christmas Eve childcare– We are looking for childcare workers for our Christmas Eve service. Contact Rhonda at firstname.lastname@example.org if interested.
¨ December 28th-Ladies!! We are having a Christmas “Afterparty” this year- Save the date for Friday, December 28th at 6 PM to come and spend a fun, relaxing evening together. More details to come.
¨ August 9-11-Church campout - This year the campout is scheduled for August 9-11. Sign up at the hub now, as we need to have confirmation of our numbers by this week.
¨ Getting in the mood for Christmas? Be sure to swing by our library to check out our collection of books and movies that will add to your joy of the season!
¨ Good news! We have so many young kids in church with us each week, we are in need of an extra nursery classroom! Would you consider serving in this important ministry to our kids once per month? Contact Rhonda Rische for more information. (email@example.com)
Year end giving at Northside- There are several ways to give back this holiday season-
-Northside’s inclusive playground
More information is in your bulletin or at the Hub.