Announcements & Updates for Sunday, March 26, 2023

  1. Easter Weekend – In a few weeks, we will celebrate Easter, one of the highlights of the Christian year! To see all of the activities and opportunities to serve during Easter weekend, visit our Easter portal at and/or visit the table in the Foyer.
  2. Easter Scene Setup & Teardown – We are looking for people to help set up and tear down the outdoor Easter scene. We will be setting up the scene on Saturday, April 1 at 9:00 AM, and tearing down the scene on Saturday, April 15 at 9:00 AM. Don’t forget to bring your tools!
  3. Roman Guard Training – On Saturday, April 1 at 8:30 AM there will be a quick training session for those who signed up to be Roman Guards this year. The training will be led by Pastor Bill. Contact Pastor Bill or David Adam if you have questions.
  4. Good Friday Outdoor Crucifixion Drama – Northwest will hold its 51st annual Good Friday Outdoor Crucifixion Drama on Friday, April 7 at 6:00 PM. Invite your family and friends and join us as we reenact the events of that night – Christ’s arrest, trial, crucifixion, and burial.
  5. Eggstravaganza – Children age 5 through 5th grade are welcome on Saturday, April 8 at 10:00 AM for our Eggstravaganza event. They will hear the true Easter story being told by Bible characters, do activities, and leave with candy. A fun time for the whole family! If you are interested in helping at the Eggstravaganza, sign up at the table in the foyer or online at Contact Kathy Vogel if you have questions.
  6. Resurrection Sunday – Bring a friends and family and help us celebrate Resurrection Sunday on Sunday, April 9! Activities begin at 9:00 AM at the Outdoor Resurrection Drama, as we discover the tomb is empty. Then, at 9:30 AM, come down to the Fellowship Hall and enjoy hot pancakes and refreshments. And last, at 10:30 AM, we will gather in the Sanctuary and online for a Resurrection Celebration Service. He is risen! He is risen indeed!
  7. Quarterly Business Meeting – Church members: The next Quarterly Business Meeting is scheduled for Sunday, April 16 following the worship service. The meeting will take place in the Sanctuary.
  8. Wednesday Night Prayer – Join us on Wednesday evenings, 6:00-7:00 PM in the Administration Building as we pray for Christ’s active presence and power in the world and in those that we lift up in prayer.
  9. RightNow Media – Through Northwest and RightNow Media, you now have free, unlimited access to over 20,000 Christian discipleship videos for kids, youth and adults. If you didn’t receive an invite email or are visiting with us today, visit to sign up!
  10. Churchwide Emails – Our churchwide emails keep you updated on important information and upcoming events/activities at Northwest. Visit to subscribe!
  11. Prayer Requests – If you are in need of prayer, know someone who is in need of prayer, or have a praise you would like to share, we would love to pray for you. Prayer requests can be submitted using our online prayer request form at Requests are sent directly to our pastors.
  12. Giving at Northwest:
      – Online: Visit our online giving page at
      – In Person: Tithes/offerings can be left in the offering box by the sanctuary exit door.


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