5th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Fundraising Luncheon

It’s your lucky day! The Junior High Youth Group is hosting its annual St. Patrick’s Day Lunch on March 12. There will be fun for all ages, and of course, a spectacular corned beef and cabbage feast (mac and cheese will be available for those not feeling quite so Irish!).

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Seminary Sunday

Chicago Theological Seminary is a remarkable institution, educating leaders of multiple faith traditions and of no faith tradition, to critically engage religious practice, and contribute to academic scholarship. Students at CTS engage the world around them with sensitivity to multiple points of view. Chicago Theological Seminary is truly creating leaders

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First at Two Concert

Please join us for an afternoon of great music at our next First at Two concert on Sunday, February 26 at 2:00 p.m. Our program will be presented by the “Thundertones.” The Thundertones is an all male acapella group from Wheaton College, and they are fantastic. They perform a wide

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Continuing Conversation on the Women’s March

Please join us for another conversation on the Women’s March that took place on January 21 in Chicago and other cities around the world. It will be held on Sunday, March 5 at 2:30 p.m. in the Community Room. Come share your impressions whether you marched or watched the marches!

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White Privilege Adult Education

Adult Education Opportunity WHITE PRIVILEGE Sundays, February 5, 12, 19, 26 11:15 to 12:15 p.m. (Library) A discussion class will be offered on the topic of White Privilege, the advantages white people have over people of other races. We will look at the ways white people have privilege, how whiteness

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Call To Community

Everyone is invited (you, church family, friends and neighbors). This event will coincide with the “Women’s Marches” in Washington D.C. and Chicago. The marches are an inclusive protest and show support for women and women’s rights. This event is open for any person, regardless of gender or gender identity, who

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Superbowl Sub Sunday

Order Your Superbowl Subs Today! Enjoy the game and entertain your friends with delicious sub sandwiches made by First Congregational youth. Orders are due by Thursday 2/2. Contact Sherry or John Healey, 630-355-9556 or jshealey@wideopenwest.com, with questions. Superbowl Subs 2016 Order Form

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Serve at Night Ministry

Our church will be feeding dinner to some 150 homeless people in Chicago on Monday evening, February 13. The menu will be chili, rolls, fruit. We are asking members to sign up to contribute food, help cook the meal, and go with us to serve along with the Night Ministry bus.

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183rd Annual Meeting of First Congregational United Church of Christ

183rd Annual Meeting of First Congregational United Church of Christ will be held immediately after worship. We will discuss business before the church, elect officers and ministry members and approve the 2016 budget. We will also vote on a Fossil Fuel Resolution. A quorum is required so all members please plan

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