This week at Northminster

Sunday, June 6
9:00 am In-Person Worship
The 9:00 am service offers opportunities for prayer, meditation, reflection, and celebration of communion (with safety protocols in place). Join us in this intentional space to encounter the sacred in new and fresh ways.

If you are experiencing any covid-like symptoms, are immunocompromised or have an underlying medical condition, we encourage you to join us for our online service instead.

Virtual Service
The weekly prerecorded 11:00 am service, in the current format, continues to be available online each Sunday.  Watch with others during the 11:00 am worship service or anytime on Youtube.

View Sunday bulletins here.

Rev Dave Smazik is preaching "Family Tree."

Genesis 3:8-15.  Psalm 130.  Mark 3:20-35. (The True Kindred of Jesus)

Music in Worship
"Spirit, Open My Heart" (arr. Alfred Fedak) - Chancel Choir
"Soon-ah-will-be-done" (African-American spiritual - William Dawson) - Chancel Choir

The last Town Hall Meeting - It's not too late to participate!
June 6 @ 10:00 am
If you have not yet attended a Town Hall Meeting, plan now to attend the last one on June 6th.  Upon completion of registration, you will be sent the summary report from Aimee Laramore, church consultant. (Read more ...)

Pastor Nominating Committee
The Nominating committee is working to put together a slate of NPC members to serve on the nominating committee for Head of Staff/Pastor. The slate will be presented to the congregation at a Special Congregational Meeting in July. If you have a suggestion of someone to serve on the PNC please pass along to David Neitzel.

Youth Group
June 6 –  Indians Game
June 13 – Swim Party, 4 - 7 pm. RSVP is needed - contact Nancy Fortenberry!
June 20 – No Youth Group (Father’s Day)
June 27 – Regular Youth Group - walking to B R for Ice Cream
Go to the Youth page on our website for more information.
Questions? Contact Nancy Fortenberry: (330) 501-4555 or

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

Summer Worship - Please Register!
On Sunday, June 13th, the Northminster congregation will reunite for in-person Worship at 10:00 am (no 9:00 am worship), and will be held at Broad Ripple Park! Please bring your lawn chair, wear your face mask, and bring some non-perishable/canned food to be donated to a local food pantry
(Read more ...)
  (or register for worship here)

Northminster Reads
On Sunday, June 13 - 5:30 pm we'll discuss "What's Mine and Yours" by Naima Coster. This is a sweeping novel of legacy, identity, and the American family -- and the ways race affects even our most intimate relationships. " Join Parish Associate Carol McDonald for these Zoom meetings (Read more ...)

Bread for the World Letter-Writing Campaign
Sunday, June 13th,
is the annual letter-writing campaign. This year, Northminster will be joining more than 60 congregations around Indiana in writing our leaders, asking for their support in ending world hunger.  You my write letters online at:
(Read more ...)

Fun for the Kids - and a Night Out for the Parents!
Families - get ready for some Summer Fun! We are going to be having two Wednesday Summer Fun Evenings at Northminster. On June 23rd, we will be having a Luau themed evening in the parking lot. (Read more ...)

Save Up Your Electronics-Junk!
We will be having our annual Electronics Recycling Drive on Saturday, August 28 from 10 am to 2 pm, and Sunday, August 29 from 11 am to 3 pm. We will be hosting this event and working with Recycle Force of Indianapolis.  (See the items they will accept here.)  Mark your calendars. More details coming soon!

Food Barrels
Since more and more of us are coming in person to church now, please remember to help out Westminster Neighborhood Center with food donations, specifically: rice dinners, pasta sauce, diced tomatoes, soup, peanut butter, or ANY non-perishable food items. They also need shampoo, dish soap & laundry soap. It's easy to pick up a couple of extra items when you are shopping for your own groceries.  Please leave donations in the Food Barrel in the Gathering Place.

Staying connected with the ShelbyNext app is easy!
You can download Northminster's ShelbyNext app to help you stay connected with other Northminster church members, update your contact information, check the calendar, or give online. 

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