August 1&2 / Patriot Center, Fairfax, VA
This all-new event will feature Bible teaching, uplifting music, authentic worship, and more. Experience the renewal that comes from spending time in the presence of God. Discover new joy and a fresh sense of purpose. More information.
Women's Night of Worship
August 7 / Southview Baptist Church
This event will launch the NorthStar Women's Network quarterly Women's Night of Worship. Invite your friends for this great time of fellowship and worship. There is no charge. Monica Gary, of Jesus Cookies (from the January women's conference), will share her story and about her ministry. Doors will open at 6:00 pm, and snacks will be available for those coming straight from work.
Lott Carey Annual Session
August 10-15 / Louisville, KY
Be informed and inspired to invest in Christian missions around the world! Join for the 117th Annual Session of the Lott Carey global christian missional community. More information.
Global Leadership Summit
August 14-15 / Manassas Baptist Church & Columbia Baptist Church
The Global Leadership Summit is a two-day event that is telecast live from Willow Creek's campus in Chicago every August to more than 300 locations in North America. This year, the summit will be telecast live at two Network churches. Learn to lead where you are. More Information.
Register at Manassas. Register at Columbia.
NorthStar's Relevant Church Conference:
Staying Up-to-Date on Critical Issues in the Life of the Church
September 13 / Saturday 8:30 am to 12:30 pm
Parkwood Baptist Church
A main challenge of churches today is to stay relevant to an ever-changing culture. Our Message remains the same, but we must constantly update methods and practices to continue connecting with our congregation and community. Ministry leaders on all levels can benefit from attending this conference. Sessions address a wide range of issues from "Transitioning to Online Giving" to "Making Your Church Safe for Children and Youth," including website and online communication, empowering Deacons, resource management, security and practical ministry outreach. Registration begins August 1, 2014!
NorthStar's Fall Gathering (Annual Meeting)
October 18 / The Church at Clarendon
Registration will begin at 8:30 am. There will be a session for Breakfast and Business from 9:00 to 10:00 am in the Fellowship Hall. From 10:00 to 10:30 am will be a time of networking in the foyer, and from 10:30 to 12:00 pm will be a time of worship and inspiration in the sanctuary. We look forward to seeing you there!
NorthStar Ministry Conference
February 28, 2015 / Hosted by New Hope Church in Lorton
The Church Discipleship Group is in the process of reimagining NorthStar's Annual Ministry Conference. The reimagined conference will take place early 2015. Len Sweet will be the featured speaker. Please, save the date.