Welcome to Northminster

We are now holding worship services on Sunday mornings at 10:30 AM with many social distancing policies in place. You are also welcome to worship with us virtually on our YouTube channel. Click the Live Stream Services button below.

Location Details

6800 Tezel San Antonio, Texas 78250

Next Events

Adult Sunday School

Bill Strautman is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.  You are invited to join the adult Bible study of I and II Corinthians.  This is the follow-on study to the Book of Acts.  This week we will be finishing chapter 4. The class meets at 9:00 A.M. on Sunday morning.   Details for the Zoom meeting follow: Meeting ID: 867 3862 6334  Password: 026028  (Recurring on Sundays at 9:00 A.M.)


Zoom Monday Morning Group Bible Study              Helen Richards is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.               Monday Morning Group (Recurring every week on Monday at 10:00 AM)               Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 896 7103 8799 Password: 018474

Coffee with Pastor Paul

A weekly informal gathering with a chance to chat with Pastor Paul. This meeting is currently being held via Zoom.

Latest Sermons

I Resolve

Text: Daniel 1:8a       But Daniel resolved that he would not defile himself with the king’s rich food or with the wine which he drank.                                                                          If this were a sermon about resolving to lose weight, I would be unqualified to preach it.  Monday of the past week, I didn’t go to the gym and I said to myself, “I can’t believe I didn’t exercise today.  That makes 5 years in a row!” In…

Blessings In A Pig Pen

Text: Revelation 21:10—22:5              This Sunday we are looking at the theme of blessings.  What exactly are they?  Is there any place where they are not important?  The idea of blessings lies at the heart of the Prosperity Gospel, which has swept South, Central, and North America.  Its central tenet is that the more faithful we are, the more God will bless us with material possessions and good health.  This message has obvious problems because it essentially blesses the current…

My Embarrassingly Late Insight About Prayer

Text: Matthew 7:7-11 Our text this week is the well-known  “Ask and it will be given to you; seek and you will find…” saying of Jesus about prayer. Another well known text about prayer is John 14:13  “I will do whatever you ask in my name.”  Some folks conclude that they can ask for anything, add the phrase “in Jesus’ name,” and get a blank check from God. I tried that once.  “Dear God, please give me a new Ferrari. …

Is God Boring?

Text: 1 Peter 1:3-9              Our topic today is “boredom.”  This past year of enforced inactivity has induced boredom in many of us.  Here’s an idea:  if your really bored, look up the difference between “your” and “you’re!” Boredom in religion, however, is more serious.  When I was a rotten teenager in Pittsburgh, we had a senior pastor who was truly a loving man of God.  Unfortunately his sermons were so boring that we used to say, “Dr. Skuce would…