GROUPS

Joining a Group is one of the best ways to meet others, have great conversation and build friendships. Windy City offers a wide range of groups to help you get connected with some great people and to help you grow in your faith. 

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Note: We've got some exciting updates for the Fall 2018! 

As a church we'll all be doing a 6-week study called GO. Our regularly scheduled groups will either become hosts of GO from Sept. 30 - Nov. 11 or take a short pause. See notes in red below.

Find out more about GO Groups here.

  • young adultS COMMUNITY (18 to 20-something)..................

    THE JOURNEY: LIFE GROUP 

    *We will be hosting a GO study starting 9/30

    Who: 18 to 29, or the young at heart

    What: Together we open the Bible and discuss our questions and how we can practically apply it to our daily lives. No Bible experience necessary! All are welcome! 

    When:  Sundays after lunch (every week)

    Time: 1:00 to 3:00pm

    Where: At the church, lower level in the Rec Room (aka Wrec  Room)

    Led by: Shane & Darby O'Leary

    Email Shane for more details or to join.

  • women'S GROUPS.......................................................................................

    WOMEN'S CARE GROUP: Reading through "Hearts of Fire"  

    *We will be pausing group until after GO. Our first regular group will be Friday, 11/16/18

    Who: Looking to join a group of women who have joined together for over 20 years, studying and praying for each other? The group has changed over the years and is always welcome to new faces.

    When: Fridays (1st & 3rd, starting November 16th) 7:30-9:30 PM

    Where: Windy City church building, lower level in the conference room.

    Led by: Rita Reinhardt and Janet Thomas

    Email Rita with questions or to join.

  • CO-ED LIFE GROUPS

    TUESDAY NIGHT FUN & FRIENDS GROUP

    Starts 10/2/18 with GO study; then our regular group discussion continues on 11/14/18.

    Who: Anyone looking for a fun community of friends that feels like family. All are welcome including Jr High and Sr High students with their parents.

    What: A twice-a-month gathering for dinner (6:30PM), musical worship (7PM), a fun activity and group discussion time on a Christian book we will choose & vote on together.

    When: Tuesday nights 6:30-9:00 PM (every other week) 

    Where: Franklin Park at the Payne's home.

    Led by: Virgil & Katherine Payne

    Email the Payne's with questions or to join!



    TUESDAY NIGHT LIFE GROUP STUDYING SCRIPTURE

    Starts September 25, then will host a GO study starting October 2 until November 6.  Then will continue with study of Scripture on November 13.

    Who: Anyone looking for a devoted community, deep Bible teaching, discussion and prayer.

    What: A community devoted to knowing each other, praying together and studying Scripture. Teaching time led by Don Fiddler.

    When: Tuesday evenings  from 7:00-8:45 PM

    Where: Park Ridge, at the Fiddler’s home.

    Led by: Don and Tracy Fiddler

    Email Tracy with questions or to join!



    THURSDAY NIGHT BIBLE STUDY & PRAYER GROUP 

    Starts 9/13/18 with Truth Lines; then will host a GO study starting 10/4; then will continue with Truth Lines on 11/15.

    Who: Anyone interested in growing in friendship and faith; The group is mostly ages 50+ but welcomes anyone of any age who would like to join!

    What: A group of friends who study the Bible together, then pray for each other all the while building community together. This season the group is called "Truth Lines" because together they'll be studying some of the great passages of the Bible.

    When: Thursday evenings 7:00PM - 9:00PM (every week)

    Where: In Norridge at the Bislew’s home

    Led by: Jim Volpert

    Email Jim with questions or to join.

  • parenting community:

    Families R.O.C.K. (Raising Our Christian Kids)

    Who: Parents and caregivers of children ages 0 through 5.

    WhatPlay time for the kids and community discussion time for the parents and caregivers.

    When: Every few Sundays from 11:30am-12:30pm

    Where: Windy City church building, lower level in Fellowship Hall

    Led by: Jen & Mark Price

    Email the Price's with questions.


    Sunday Dates left this Fall: 

    October 21st

    November 11th

    December 2nd

    January 6


    Other events:

    October 31st: TBA

    November 17th: TBA

    Christmas Event: TBA

  • Serving teams:

    Windy City Stitchers (Wednesdays)

    Who: Women and girls of the church and community who love to sew, knit, or crochet, or who want to learn

    What: We come together to make projects for the church and community by sewing knitting or crochet. We spend time together in a short devotion and discussion and prayer. We share our finished projects with others in and outside of church.

    When: Wednesdays, 9:30am-Noon.  Every week! 

    Where: Autumn Green, 4239 N Oak Park Ave, Chicago, IL 60634. Meet us in the Craft room.

    Led by: Wanda Boblett.

    Email Wanda with questions or to join.



    Fiber Fun! (Saturdays)

    Who: Women and girls of the church and community who love to sew, knit, or crochet, or who want to learn

    What: We come together to make projects for the church and community by sewing knitting or crochet. We spend time together in a short devotion and discussion and prayer. We share our finished projects with others in and outside of church.

    When: Saturdays, 9:30am-Noon.  Every week! 

    Note: We will be hosting the GO study on Saturdays from 10/6 thru 11/10 from 9:30am - 11:00am which is open to men and women. On those days we will be sewing from 11:00am to 1:30pm.)

    Where: Windy City church building, lower level in Fellowship Hall

    Led by: Wanda Boblett.

    Email Wanda with questions or to join.



    Sunday Morning PRAYER

    Who: Anyone who loves to pray or wants to grow in this act of faith.

    What: Michael leads this prayer time, starting around 9:00am. He prays over each seat in the auditorium and then walks around praying for anyone who has specific requests. He'd love to have you join him!

    When: 9:00am

    Where: Meet in the Sanctuary.

    Led by: Michael Shope

    Prayer Requests? Email them in to the main church office.