¨ Quest Camp is the middle school camp for the C&MA churches in the Pacific Northwest. Five of our youth attended the camp this weekend. Pray for spiritual fruit and a safe return this afternoon.


¨ Elder meeting Tuesday, October 17th at 7 PM.


¨ Buddy Break will be Saturday, October 21. Pray for the VIP’s and their buddies.


¨ Attention all Northside adults under the age of 45 or with school age children.   You are invited to a “Growing Young Summit”. We will gather to  listen, share and dream about how we can better reach this demographic in our community. We will gather next Sunday, October 22nd after the Morning Service. Lunch and childcare will be provided.


¨ Hope in the Darkness- Join Whatcom County Pregnancy Center for a special evening Friday October 27 at 6:15 PM at the Ferndale Event Center.  RSVP by October 20.


¨ The Harvest Festival is coming on Saturday, October 28th from 1-4 PM! We are in need of bags of candy and people willing to bring cookies for the cookie walk. Candy can be dropped off in the bin in the foyer. Cookie sign up sheet is on the Hub. There is a need for people to sign up to run booths. See Deanna Marshall for details.


¨ Collide Women’s Event—a group from Northside will be attending on Saturday, November 4th from 9:30 AM-3:30 PM at Birchwood Presbyterian Church, 400 Meadowbrook Ct., Bellingham.  Buy your ticket online at www.wecollide.net/events and then let Carolyn Swinburne know you are attending. Buy you tickey by October 22nd to get the early-bird discount. The cost goes from $30 to $40 after that date..


¨ Jesus saw the crowds and had compassion on them because they were…. helpless.  We can help!  CAMA is on the ground in Florida, Houston and Puerto Rico.  Would you consider a gift of $10 to help our neighbors in need?  Giving to the C&MA Hurricane relief efforts can be done Sunday, or by visiting  http://camaservices.org .


¨ Pray for Rhonda Rische and Julio Rodriguez as they prepare to join our Network Team on the mission trip to Ukraine on October 29 – November 10. Donations needed: board games/simple games, women’s gift items, small bags of candy, small kid prizes. The main focus of the trip is to help the church there invest in people in their community and facilitate relationships beig built. These items will help with that. Please bring to the church by 10/22.


¨ Engedi Refuge is sponsoring a night of worship and prayer to STAND AGAINST SLAVERY on Friday, November 3rd from 7-9pm at Norway Hall. An offering will be taken

Small Groups at Northside

“A Study on Forgiveness” Sundays at 8:45 AM in the Ignite Room

Journey Group Sundays at 6 PM at Vicki Hammond’s home

Men’s Bible Study every other Monday at 7 PM at a Lynden coffee shop

Women’s Bible Study every other Monday at 7 PM at a Lynden coffee shop

Sewing Group– 2nd and 4th Tuesday beginning Sept. 26 at 10 AM

Men’s Discovery Group Wednesdays at 7 AM in the Fireside Room

Prayer Group Wednesdays at 7 PM in the Fireside Room

Women’s Journey Group Thursdays at 10 AM in the Fireside Room


If you would like to teach, host or have questions or suggestions about Small Groups at Northside contact Pastor Ted.