Northminster Presbyterian Church
2450 East Fort Lowell Road
Tucson, AZ 85719-2417
(520) 327-7121
Fax: (520) 327-1839
School: (520) 327-2321

Office Hours
Mon.-Thurs. 8:00am-4:00pm
Friday 8:00am-3:00pm
Sunday 9:00-11:00am

NPC on the Air - KGMS 940AM
Sundays 6:00-7:00pm
Mon.-Fri. 6:30-7:00am

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Upcoming events
All-Church Picnic @ Reid Park
Sunday, April 12, 3:30-6:30pm
VBS Decorating Begins
Wednesday, April 15, 10:00am-12:00pm, 5:00-7:00pm
Seniors Lunch & Car Show
Wednesday, April 15, 12:00pm
Northminster Christian School Rummage Sale
Friday & Saturday, April 17 & 18, 8:00am-12:00pm
French Dinner Fundraiser
Friday, April 17, 7:00pm
Presbytery de Cristo Women's Gathering
Saturday, April 18, 8:30am-2:00pm
Men's Golf Outing @ Quarry Pines Golf Course
Saturday, May 2, 8:00am
"Blossoms of Hope" Women's Spring Gathering
Saturday, May 2, 11:30am-2:00pm
Senior High Family Paintball
Saturday, May 9, 8:00am-3:00pm
SonSpark Vacation Bible School 2015
Monday, June 8-Friday, June 12, 9:00am-12:15pm daily
Mid High Camp @ UCYC
Friday, June 12-Tuesday, June 16
Who We Are...

Northminster Presbyterian Church is joyful and alive in Christ!

We seek to offer the grace and love of Jesus Christ
in word and deed

We strive to be faithful and centered in God’s Holy Word

We are a Confessing Church of the Presbyterian Church USA and a member of the Fellowship of Presbyterians. To learn more about our faith statements and heritage, please visit the Our Beliefs section of our website.

Our Purpose:

Through Jesus Christ...

Planting seeds of hope...

Branching out in faith...

Bearing fruit in love...

All for the glory of God!


Sunday Worship Services

8:00am Contemporary Worship
9:30am Traditional Worship
11:00am Kaleidoscope

1:00pm Arise!

Please join us!

  • 8:00am Contemporary Worship - with a children's sermon and Worship & Wonder offered for children age 4 through 2nd grade

  • 9:30am Traditional Worship - inspired worship with hymns led by our Sanctuary Choir and pipe organ, with Bible BLAST for children age 3-5th grade and youth classes available for grades 6-12

  • 11:00am Kaleidoscope - a service that celebrates the multi-hued colors of worship, featuring a variety of music and worship styles

  • 11:00am Middle Eastern Presbyterian Fellowship - an Arabic language worship service, meeting in the Grundstrom Room

  • 1:00pm Arise! African Worship - an African expression of multilingual worship, meeting in the Sanctuary

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Live and On-Demand Webcasts of Worship Services

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Broadcasts begin approximately 5-10 minutes before the start of the worship service
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Happening at NPC...

The Journey Through Grief
Tuesday evenings through May 5, 6:00-7:30pm


The Journey Through Grief

If you have lost a loved one, recently or in the past, and you haven’t made or completed the journey of grieving, the Northminster Grief Recovery Ministry offers “The Journey Through Grief,” a five-session seminar to help you along the way. The group will meet on Tuesday evenings, April 7 through May 5, from 6:00-7:30pm in the Church Library. Elder John Almond will facilitate. You can register for these sessions in the Church Office.


All-Church Picnic
Sunday, April 12, 3:30-6:30pm, Reid Park (Country Club @ 22nd St.), Ramada 22

All-Church PicnicCome out and play in the park! Bring your friends! Everyone loves a picnic, so this is a great opportunity to invite someone
who may not have a church family to come and share Christian fellowship with us! There’ll be fun for the entire family: games for children and adults, sing-along music and more.

We’ll provide grilled hot dogs and hamburgers with all the fixings, lemonade, paper plates, cups and eating utensils (food is served from 4:00-5:30pm).

Last names starting with A-E, please bring a dessert to share. F-Z, please bring a side dish to share. Details in the April Vine & Branches newsletter.


Northminster Christian School Rummage Sale
Friday and Saturday, April 17 and 18, 8:00am-12:00pm

Northminster Christian SchoolNorthminster Christian School will be having a rummage sale Friday and Saturday, April 17 and 18 from 8:00am-12:00pm on the NPC basketball court.

Proceeds will benefit the school.

Items to donate may be brought to the school office April 13-16.


Presbyterian Women of the Presbytery de Cristo Spring Gathering
Saturday, April 18, 8:30am-2:00pm, Fellowship Hall

PdC Spring GatheringBonnie Thompson, Northminster’s PWS exchange delegate, shares information about the Presbyterian Women’s Global Mission Exchange with the Presbyterian Caribbean women.

We’ll gather at 8:30am in the Fellowship Hall for light refreshments, then celebrate with worship and the fascinating presentation. Lunch will be at noon at a cost of $10.

To register, you can complete the form in the Church Office and submit a check for $10 made out to “NPCPW”. When you register, please indicate any special needs you may have, such as diet, hearing assistance, mobility, or childcare. If you have questions, please contact Bonnie Thompson through the Church Office.


Free English Classes for Adults
Mondays and Thursdays, 9:00-10:30am, Multipurpose Building

Literacy Connects and Literacy Volunteers of Tucson believe that everyone should have the opportunity to learn to read, write and speak English, and they work with adults in two main areas:

  • Adult Basic Literacy
  • English Language Acquisition for Adults (ELAA)

English Language Acquisition for Adults provides free classes for adults who want to speak, write and read in English in order to fully participate in, and contribute to, our community. Classes are being held at Northminster on Mondays and Thursdays, 9:00-10:30am in the Multipurpose Building. All levels of English are welcome!

Please contact us with any questions.


Literacy Connects


Cragin Connection
Share Your Talents

Cragin Connection

Share your gifts during Magnet Mondays!

Got Talent? Passionate About Something? This school year, plan to share your talent/passion with Cragin Elementary students. Share your gift of chess, knitting, dance, yoga, art (painting, clay, etc.), or music (voice, instruments, etc.). Use your imagination, the sky's the limit!
Time commitment: Mondays, 1:45-2:45pm for 8 weeks

Thank you for helping to make a difference at Cragin!

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Cornerstone Senior High Facebook group

Senior high youth are invited to join our Cornerstone Senior High Facebook group!


The Source at NPC

All those of college age, please visit the Facebook page of our college ministry, The Source.



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April 2015 The Vine and The Branches



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