NorthBridge Staff Update

by Samantha Callanan

We are excited to announce that Brad Bridges will be joining the NorthBridge staff as the Pastor of Family & Student Ministries.  Brad has 15 years of ministry experience and brings a wide background to our team. Among his many roles, Brad has served as a Youth Leader, an Associate Pastor, a missionary, a Lead […]

2018 Russia Mission Trip Update

by Samantha Callanan

Dear NorthBridge Family, Thank you for your prayers. We made it to Moscow with our whole team and with all of our luggage. The pastoral team met us at the airport and took us back to our apartments. We are staying in 5 different apartments with different people. Tomorrow the plan is that the youth […]

2018 Nigeria Team Updates

by Samantha Callanan

Day 1, 2, and 3–from the Team in Nigeria: Tony & Katie Losinger, Cami Franks, Ray & Gigi Ludwig, Sandy Jacobs (all from Northbridge), and Dan Orlano and Dr. Joe Ahn from Iowa and Skokie. We made it to O’hare—took a group photo—we had a little food and it was time to jump on the […]

Axis Student Ministry Staff Update

by Samantha Callanan

After five years of serving faithfully as our Student Ministries Director, John Mohrbacher will be leaving NorthBridge to tackle a new assignment.  John has accepted a position as Assistant Director of Children’s Ministry at Willow Creek Community Church (Crystal Lake campus). This is a great opportunity for John to further his development as a Christian […]

Mission 173 Update

by Samantha Callanan

A few weeks ago Pastor Mark shared an exciting update on our Mission 173 campaign. Early in 2015, the plans for our future home and the ministry vision behind our facility were shared in a fun and memorable campaign called Mission 173. We set a God-sized goal to raise $2 million over the next three […]

St. Patrick’s Unique Style

by Samantha Callanan

I am a bit of a church history nut. When I come across stories that are not only interesting from a historical perspective, but also relevant to our current situation, my ears perk up! The story of St. Patrick is one of those stories… and then some! Perhaps you’re not interested in ancient trivia. Don’t […]

2018 Parent University Videos

by Samantha Callanan

Parent University was so impactful this year! We are grateful Jeff Van Vonderan was with us and shared very simple but powerful truths on parenting! We wanted to post the videos of his teaching for you to revisit and to share with your friends and family. Please let me know what you found particularly helpful. […]

Welcome Pastor Bill Yaccino!

by Samantha Callanan

Hi NorthBridge: I am thrilled to announce to you that Bill Yaccino has joined the NorthBridge Church staff as of February 1st. This past summer, the elders and pastors determined that we needed to add to our staff team.  Because of the need to shepherd our growing congregation and equip our increasing circle of leaders, the elders and pastors […]

Christmas Eve at NorthBridge

by Samantha Callanan

We invite you to join the NorthBridge family on Christmas Eve for one of our two services at 10am and 4pm. Our church has a ‘come as you are’ feel and we hope you’ll join us for one of our special candlelit services. Kids are also invited to a Birthday Party for Jesus at the […]

2016-2017 Annual Meeting

by Samantha Callanan

This past Sunday we had our 2016-17 Annual Meeting. We worshiped God together, reviewed our budget, affirmed our Elders, celebrated what God has done, and set the foundation for the coming ministry year. If you missed the meeting, we encourage you to read through the Annual Meeting report by clicking here. Printed copies are available at […]