This week at Northminster

Sunday, September 20

Our new Interim Pastor, Rev. Dr. David Smazik, is preaching on
Servant Leadership.

Scriptures: Philippians 1: 21-26 and Matthew 20: 1-16

Music in Worship 
Symphonie No. 5 - Charles-Marie Widor, IV. Adagio (1844-1937) - Marko Petričić, Organ
PSALM 145: 1-8 - ancient plainsong - Doug Johnson, Cantor
For the mountains shall depart - Felix Mendelssohn (1809-1847) - Doug Johnson, Baritone
The Lord Bless You and Keep You - John Rutter (born 1945) - Doug Johnson, Baritone

Join us at 9:00 am in the Sanctuary for IN-PERSON worship, or online for 11:00 am live streaming service (not-in-person).

Indy Brass Band Concert
September 27th, 2020 - 3:00 pm. 
Featuring 8 members of the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra.  This fun concert will be outside in the church parking lot. (Read more and make reservations ...)

Ice Cream Social & Bible Presentations
Please plan to walk up or drive up from 4 - 5:30 pm for an ice cream treat on Sunday, October 4th. (Read more ...)

Work Days
Building & Grounds Team is again sponsoring its annual Fall Work Days—COVID19 Style this year! Dates are Friday, October 9, 9 am to 1 pm, and Saturday, October 10, 9 am to 1 pm. (Read more ...)

Day of Caring
Day of Caring will be held on Sunday, October 11, in the afternoon, and may also include Friday and Saturday workdays as well. (Read more ...)

Deacons Annual Butterbraids Fundraiser - going on now!
Don’t miss this “once a year” opportunity to purchase these special treats, supporting many programs, such as Communion service and flower delivery to NPC’s homebound members, Clothe-a-Child, and Washington Township Schools “Back to School Extravaganza”. (Read more and place your order ...)

Officer Nominations for 2021
Do you know someone who you believe would be a good Deacon or Elder for our congregation? Would you consider serving as an officer yourself? Send those names to Susan Glant at (Read more ...)

Outdoor Yoga Class
Join Krista Wright, 200-hour certified yoga instructor, on Wednesday evenings from 7:00-8:00 pm in the south parking lot and porch for a socially distanced slow flow yoga class.  No yoga on September 23. Resuming as usual on September 30th, weather and light permitting.  (Read more ...)

The Ecumenical Yogi
What does Krista have to say this week in her blog about caring for yourself?
  Read her recent blog, entitled "Meditation and Prayer, a Process"  (Read m
ore ...)

Resources for Children's Ministry at Home
Did you know that Miss Melissa Hopkins prepares children's Church School lessons and sends them out by email each week? Contact Melissa if you would like to receive them.  Or go to our Children's Ministry Resources page to see the most recent lessons and materials.

Love your neighbor, wear your mask
Are you planning a visit to the church?  We'd love to see you, but please call the church office (317-251-9489) before stopping by so we know to expect you.  Please plan to wear a face mask.  Northminster has some available if you forget yours.

Need devotional books?
These Days devotionals (courtesy of Pat Freije) can be picked up from the Gathering Place porch  in the plastic storage container.

Staying connected with the ShelbyNext app is easy!
This might be the perfect time to download and use Northminster's ShelbyNext app to help you stay connected with other Northminster church members, update your contact information, check the calendar, or give online.  Watch this short instructional video to learn how!

Ways to give
- Giving online: Go to the homepage of our website and click on Give at the top of the page, or simply click on Give at the top of each weekly email. You can give using your credit, debit card or bank account. (Did you know that if you use your bank account instead of a card your gift goes farther? The church doesn’t have to pay card processing fees when you use your checking account.)
- Checks can be mailed to the church: Northminster Presbyterian Church, 1660 Kessler Blvd. East Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46220.
- Contact Lori Schlabach to set up automatic giving from your checking account.

Weekly Prayer List
September 21 - 25, 2020

Helpful Links

   Northminster Presbyterian Church

   1660 Kessler Boulevard East Drive

   Indianapolis, IN 46220     317-251-9489