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2022 Summer Youth Interns 

2022 Summer Youth Interns  I am excited to announce and welcome our summer youth interns this year! Laney Womack and Brian Weber are both longtime members of our congregation and students at Oklahoma Christian University. They started on Monday the 9th and have already hit the ground running planning trips, redecorating the Teen Room, and…

How Are You?

How Are You? Our church family has experienced many losses over the last two years. Those losses have come in various forms such as financial, job losses, parenting stages, elder care, retirements, health issues and deaths. These major life changes become grief. Somehow grief goes against our nature. We are taught how to acquire but…

Summer Wednesday Evenings

Summer Wednesday Evenings What are your plans for Wednesday evenings this summer? Everyone’s personal and family schedules get busy during the summer months. If you doubt that, just check with any Northside family with children! Still, coming to the Northside building on Wednesday evening is a good habit to continue this summer. Here are a…

Busy days at Northside

Busy days at Northside         In recent days around our church family, these are just a few of the snapshots that could have been taken: a 30-something young man was baptized, accepting Christ as his Lord and Savior and starting his new life in Christ; many responded quickly to major damage to one of our…

Guest Lunch Restarts April 24

Guest Lunch Restarts April 24 Do you remember March 15, 2020? That was the last Sunday we were able to invite our guests to join us for lunch after worship before the pandemic shut everything down. (Shakespeare warned us about the Ides of March!) I’m happy to tell you that Guest Lunch will restart this…

God’s Word on World Missions

God’s Word on World Missions  God makes it abundantly clear in his inspired Word that he wants us to share the good news about him throughout the whole world. Northside’s annual Missions Sunday is scheduled for April 24, and as it approaches, let’s look at just a few of the places in the Bible where…

Senior Member Support (SMS)

Senior Member Support (SMS) From our beginning as a church family, Northside has always cared for our seniors. Sometimes we’ve had a formal ministry for that task, but many times, individual Northsiders have seen a need within the family and they’ve taken care of it. Simply put, serving each other is a big part of…

Someday

Someday He was quite unremarkable when He entered the world. He was tempted in every way, just as we, but without sin. He was the only perfect man who ever lived. He changed the world by changing hearts. He taught like no other teacher had taught. He healed the sick.  And He raised the dead.…

Attend the Ministry Fair on April 10!

Attend the Ministry Fair on April 10!  “Each of you should use whatever gift you have received to serve others” (1 Peter 4:10).  God has given YOU spiritual gifts, and he wants you to use them! To learn more about the different ministries you can volunteer to work with, make sure you attend Northside’s Ministry…

WHERE THE SEED LANDS – ???

WHERE THE SEED LANDS – ??? A few weeks ago we studied the Parable of the Sower in our study of Luke. It’s really the Parable of the Soils, because that was Jesus’ point. Sometimes the gospel seed is rejected by hard ground, sometimes it takes root but quickly dies out, and some gets choked…