Ministry Minute

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New Members 1/29/23

New Members Marie Elder was born and raised in Southern California. She and her family moved to Arkansas City in 1973 and then to Wichita in 1983. Marie has one daughter in St Louis (and three granddaughters) and another at Fort   Benning, GA (and two grandsons). She also has two sisters in California. Marie worked…

Thank You, Alex & Erin!

Thank You, Alex & Erin! On the first day of 2014, Alex & Erin Flood moved to St. Paul, MN, with a dream of spreading the Good News in a major city with no other churches of Christ. Now, more than nine years later, they are concluding that work with plans to return to Kansas…

Our Visit with Missionaries in Ecuador

Our Visit with Missionaries in Ecuador On December 1-5, Will Mukes and I visited Northside’s new missionaries in Salinas, Ecuador. We were joined by Josh Marcum, a 17-year American missionary who directs Operation Ecuador and teaches at the school in Quito. The families live in tiny, two-bedroom apartments, one above the other, and share a…

Connect Women’s Bible Study

Connect Women’s Bible Study Ladies of Northside, have you ever wanted to study with a friend, but not by yourself, or don’t know where to start? Well, good news: Northside has a new ladies’ outreach ministry specifically focused on this need. Connect Women’s Bible Study is an evangelistic ministry designed for non-believers, curious seekers open…

Holiday Baskets

Season’s greetings, Northside! For the 64th year in a row, it’s time to decorate boxes, fill them with Christmas goodies, and deliver them to our senior servants (those 85 and older). This is a chance to remind these brothers and sisters in Christ that we love them and are thinking about them, even though we don’t get to see many of them regularly.

New Families at Northside 11/27/22

New Families at Northside Ryan & Stacey Heuer were born and raised in Illinois. They met as students at Blackburn College, where they graduated in 1999. Ryan majored in chemistry and business, and Stacey in elementary education. They were married in 2000. She taught 7th grade reading for a couple of years, but has mostly…

MAGI Boxes for Pleasant Valley Elementary

MAGI Boxes for Pleasant Valley Elementary For the past six years, Northside has been working with our neighbor, Pleasant Valley Elementary School, to help them with different things and be a good neighbor since they are just two miles south of our building. This year we are planning to continue a tradition we call the…

Greet One Another (With Name Badges!)

Greet One Another (With Name Badges!)  Did you get any “holy kisses” after worship Sunday? I didn’t, but I did get some hugs! If you missed it, Toby spoke on the importance of greeting one another and challenged us to meet five people. He also encouraged teens to meet some “grey hairs,” so I made…