Coronavirus… Northminster’s Response

All in-person Worship Services, weekly events and classes suspended until further notice.

Location Details

6800 Tezel San Antonio, Texas 78250

Latest Sermons

“Turning Lemons Into Lemonade”

Text:  Acts 3:1-19 Anxiety (and other sins) are nothing more than temporary atheism, but how do we overcome our shortcomings?  Do we take a deep breath?  Do we read comforting scriptures?  Do we listen to motivational speakers tell us how great we are?  Yes, you have heard me say this many times, but our thoughts are the key.  Our thoughts produce most of our feelings and actions.  But this is not just another plea for the power of positive thinking.…

“Does A Woman Really Need A Man Like A Fish Needs A Bicycle?”

Our sermon title, “Does A Woman Need A Man Like A Fish Needs A  Bicycle?”  is a stolen quote from Gloria Steinem.  Our text this Sunday concerns a very strong woman named Tabitha who, with God’s help, does quite well without a man.  She organizes an effective ministry with poor widows.  We can learn from her example. Tabitha is the only woman in the Bible to be called a disciple.  Many commentaries assume that she cared for the widows by…

Keep Your Fork

Text:  Romans 8:18-25 The theme of our text is hope, and we sure are experts at that, either having it or losing it.   But our text is about the ultimate hope that underlies all other ones.  Some of you have heard this story, but it bears repeating.  A woman was given a few months to live.  As she sat with her pastor to plan her funeral service, she made an odd demand: “I must be buried with a fork in…

Being A Lion in A Den of Daniels

Scripture: 1 John 4:15-19; John 21:20-23 John’s gospel ends with Jesus treating his disciples to an intimate breakfast on the beach.  I can never read this story without thinking of Zihautaneju, a small fishing village on the Pacific coast of Mexico–about 100 miles north of Acapulco. Years ago, a buddy of mine and I spent 3 days there. Each morning about 6 a.m., just  before sunrise, you could hear the fishermen racing towards shore in their open boats after a…

Next Events

Worship Service Suspended

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic and local restrictions about gathering sizes, there will be no ongoing activities at the church until further notice. The staff is diligently working to produce weekly digital communications and events including Sunday School. Please check the weekly newsletter each week for additional ways to worship and fellowship. 9:00 A.M. – Sermon available on website 9:30 A.M. – Sunday School via Zoom

Adult Sunday School

Join us for Adult Sunday School with Sara each Sunday at 9:30 am through the end of May.  We will using the Animate series to highlight challenges in our understanding of the bible and of our faith practices.  Leading contemporary voices of faith will help us to thoughtfully consider our own perspectives and how we can better live out those beliefs.  I look forward to the conversation! Join Zoom Meeting ID: 926 0458 2102Password: 536312 One tap mobile+13462487799,,92604582102#,,#,536312# US (Houston)…