Northern Lakes Community Church – A Presbyterian Church in Traverse City, Michigan

Welcome to the Web home of Northern Lakes Community Church, a Presbyterian church on the west side of Traverse City, Michigan. Our church is located at 5444 Herkner Road, just south of North Long Lake Road. Our phone number is (231) 935-4556.

In-person worship services resumed July 12 and are held outdoors in the back yard at 10:30 a.m. unless canceled due to inclement weather. Other activities are still suspended for now due to the COVID-19 crisis. Read our NLCC Reopening Plan here.

View a Google Map to our church.

This Week’s Service and Fellowship:

Sunday, July 26
  • Music, Scripture, Sermon and Announcements:
  • Pastor Sam’s sermon: “The Parable of the Abundant Sower”, Matthew 13:1-9 and 18-23

NEW! Weekly Online Bible Study: “What Do Jesus’ Stories Have to Do with Me?”

Participants will closely examine Jesus’ stories (especially, parables) in the Gospels and explore their deeper biblical and theological meanings and understandings, which can be relevant and applicable in our own contemporary lives.

Wednesday, August 12

🙏 A reminder: even though we are not meeting in person, we still need your constant prayers and financial support to carry out all our meaningful ministries and missions for the world. Use the “Give Now” button above to make a secure donation through PayPal, or send a check to:

Northern Lakes Community Church
5444 Herkner Rd., Traverse City, MI 49685

Past Sermons:

Sunday, July 26
Sunday, July 19
Sunday, July 12
Sunday, July 5
Sunday, June 28

Notes to the Congregation


Taking steps to better serve God, our church family, and our community:

NLCC’s “Love Our Neighbors❣” campaign is making dry goods, canned goods, paper products and face masks available to the community via bins in front of the church. Read more and learn how you can contribute on our Announcements & Opportunities for Mission page.


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