Sunday, October 17
8:30 am Contemplative Worship in the Chapel.  10:00 am Litany of Dedication for the Pipe Organ and Chancel Cross.  Invite friends and plan to join us in the Sanctuary!

Dave Smazik is preaching "Grounded."   

Sunday Schedule 
8:30 am - Contemplative Service in the Chapel
10 am - Traditional Service in the Sanctuary
10:15 am - Church School (nursery care all morning)
11 am - Fellowship Hour
(No Youth Group at 5:30 today)

Worship services are also
live-streamed on our website at 10 am.  You may also watch on Youtube or on Facebook at 10 am, or watch the recording later (Facebook and Youtube).

View Sunday bulletins.

Psalm 91:1-16;  Mark 10:35-45.

Sunday Morning Adult Ed begins October 17th!
NPC's Adult Ed on Sundays is kicking off this coming Sunday! Click the link to see the lineup of sessions in the coming months. Sessions are from 11:15 - 12:00. We hope to see you there! (Read more ...)

NPC Reads - Online ZOOM Discussions - Change of Plans
Sunday, October 17 - 5:30 pm
Technical difficulties prevented us from gathering in September. Therefore, on Oct. 17, we will discuss "The Sum of Us" by Heather McGee. (In November we'll talk about "Be the Bridge" by Latasha Morrison.)  
Go to     Meeting ID: 756 536 8661     Passcode: 410957

Youth Group Fall Schedule
Oct 20 - Youth Group Bible Study
Oct 24 - Trunk Or Treat
Nov 21 - No Youth Group (Thanksgiving break)
Nov 24 - No Youth Bible Study (Thanksgiving break)
Nov 28 - TBA

Questions?  Contact Nancy Fortenberry.

Fall Work Days - October 22 and 23
This year’s Fall Work Day at Northminster will be held from 9 am to 12 Noon on Friday and Saturday, October 22 and 23. Chores include clearing the old “Bride’s Room” so that the carpeting can be removed, polishing the furniture and cleaning the upholstery in the Knox Room as well as weeding and removing ivy from the front oak tree.

Sign up sheets are located in the Gathering Place or contact Debbie Everett at or Linda Furuness at for more information.

Paws & Pause
Can we borrow your dog?

Sunday, October 24 - This will be an event for pet owners from 4-5:30 pm in our parking lot! "Pause" and get to know your neighbors. We’ll offer free food trucks, free nail clippings, Halloween costume contest for pets, Pet Blessings, free pet swag, and a chance to win prizes! Please bring pet food donations for Humane Society.  And don't forget to stick around for ...

Trunk or Treat
Sunday, October 24 - This is an event for costumed children from 5-6:30 pm, outside in our parking lot!  Church members will costume themselves and their cars and hand out
treats to our neighbors. You can also join our neighbors at the food trucks.

Come and participate - we need "trunks" and "treats"
Come be part of our outreach to our neighborhood and our NPC children! Please sign up by this Sunday (email Nancy Fortenberry) if you plan to be one of our "TRUNKS" for he event!  Candy donations would be greatly appreciated - bring them to the Gathering Place.

Yard Signs - please take one
We now have yard signs available so we can ALL advertise the Paw & Pause / Trunk-or-Treat event!  Please take one from the Gathering Place when you are here at the church and put it in your front yard! 

Butter Braids - Deacons Fundraiser
The Deacons are bringing back the popular and delicious Butter Braids pastries & cookie dough. Don’t miss this “once a year” opportunity to purchase these special treats! (Read more ...)

Sound & Spirit presents: Po' Ramblin' Boys

Friday, October 29, 2021 at 7:00 p.m.

Feel and hear the energy of the traditional IBMA award winning bluegrass band from East Tennessee. FREE concert.  (Read more ...)

Adult Classes on Wednesday Nights
Wednesday Nights from 6:00-6:50 pm. 
Oct 20 - Parents with Passion - Trunk or Treat Prep Night.
Oct 27 - Family Systems: Dave Smazik, discussion leader.
Wednesday Night Dinner starts at 5:30 pm. (Meal reservations here)

Collecting Toiletries for Westminster Christmas Baskets
Beginning November 7th we will collect toiletries for Westminster Neighborhood Services Christmas Baskets. We are responsible for collecting 300 shampoos (shampoo and conditioner combos are the best) and 300 deodorants. (Read more ...)

Habitat for Humanity Build
NPC is once again participating in a project with Habitat for Humanity. We will be doing interior painting. Our day is Saturday, November 13. The work day is 8:30-2:30.  (Read more ...)

Wednesday Night Dinners and Choirs
begins at 5:30 pm. Make your reservation online here or call the church office at 317-251-9489 - no later than 12 Noon on Monday for the following Wednesday.
Children's Choir rehearsals - Wednesday at 6:00 pm. (Read more ...)
- Youth Bible Study, 6:00 pm. 
Contact Nancy Fortenberry.
- Chancel Choir
rehearsal, 6:59 pm to 9 pm.  Contact John Wright.
- Childcare
from 6 to 9 pm.
- Wednesday Night Adult Ed

3B Exercise
Come out and join us downstairs in Calvin Hall on Mondays at 3 pm. Enjoy this FREE hour of exercise, fellowship and laughter!

Caregiver Support Group
We are still meeting virtual every Monday at 6 pm. Contact Denise Harrington for login information.

Health Support Group
Meets on the 1st & 3rd Thursday at 4 pm,  virtually. Contact Denise Harrington for login information.

Have you missed recent worship services?
View previous Sunday worship services here.

Ways to Give
There are many options.  Check out the Giving page of our website.

Weekly Prayer List
Click here to view the current prayer list.

Helpful Links

   Northminster Presbyterian Church

   1660 Kessler Boulevard East Drive

   Indianapolis, IN 46220     317-251-9489