Sunday Worship @ 10 AM
Join us for Worship with contemporary worship music
by our praise band in a relaxed, comfortable atmosphere. Holy Communion is served every Sunday. Coffee, tea, & bakery are available in the Spirit Café before & after services. Our motto here is "Growing in Faith, Hope, & Love." If you are a "work-in-progress" too, we hope you will come grow with us!
Sunday School is held during Sunday Worship for children in grades K-5.
Confirmation class is held after Sunday Worship for children in grades 6-8.
FALL & WINTER EVENTS
Click on the CALENDAR link above for details!
Nov. 5: Serve at Morningstar Mission (Joliet)
Nov. 6: Spirit Wear Sale begins
Nov. 13: Stewardship Sunday
Nov. 16: Thanksgiving Potluck
Nov. 19: Live Nativity @ The Promenade
Nov. 20: Thanksgiving Baskets for Power Connection
Nov. 22: Community Thanksgiving Service (Joliet)
Nov. 26: Gingerbread Workshop
Nov. 30: Advent Bible Study (week 1)
Dec. 3: Serve at Morningstar Mission (Joliet)
Dec. 7: Advent Bible Study (week 2)
Dec. 11: Stars of Hope for Morningstar Mission
Dec. 14: Advent Bible Study (week 3)
Dec. 21: Advent Bible Study (week 4)
Dec. 24: Christmas Eve Candlelight Worship, 8 PM
Dec. 25: Christmas Day Worship, 10 AM
Saturday, November 26th @ 9:30 AM
Build your dream house from freshly-baked gingerbread! Cost is $35 for kit & workshop or $30 for a take-home kit. All materials provided. Space is limited, so sign up in the Café ASAP!
ADVENT STUDY SERIES
"What Are We Waiting For?"
Join us Wednesday evenings @ 7 PM for our Advent study, "What Are We Waiting For?" (November 27th-December 21st.)
CHRISTMAS EVE CANDLELIGHT WORSHIP
Saturday, December 24th @ 8 PM
Everyone is welcome and invited to the Candlelight Worship Service on Christmas Eve. Join us as we joyfully anticipate the birth of our Lord and Savior!
CHRISTMAS DAY WORSHIP
Sunday, December 25th @ 10 AM
Everyone is welcome and invited to worship with us Christmas morning, as we honor and celebrate the birth of our Lord Jesus with great joy!
GROW WITH US!
Watch the slideshow above to see JSLC in action!
about us by using the LINKS at the top of the page!
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Sunday mornings @ 10 AM!
Check out our facebook page! https://www.facebook.com/JoyfulSpiritChurch
Read the current issue of ELCA's magazine "Living Lutheran" online, at https://www.livinglutheran.org
PBS' "Travels in Europe" RICK STEVES - I'm A Lutheran
NEW! ~ SPIRIT WEAR
Show your "joyful spirit" with T-s, polo's, and hoodies
with our church logo & motto screen-printed or embroidered on the front! See clothing
samples and place your order in the Spirit Café :)
"COURAGE to be the CHURCH"
Where do we go from here?