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 & Confirmation Class
During the summer months, we encourage families to attend Worship together. During the school year, Sunday School meets during Worship for children in grades K-5; Confirmation class meets after Worship for children in grades 6-8.
SUMMER @ JOYFUL SPIRIT
Saturday, June 3 Serve at Morningstar Mission*
Sunday, June 4 Pentecost Sunday
Tuesday, June 13 Council Retreat*
Fri.-Sat., June 16-17 ELCA Synod Assembly*
Sunday, June 18 Father's Day
Sunday, June 25 Bolingbrook's Village Picnic*
Saturday, July 1 Serve at Morningstar Mission*
Saturday, July 2 Linger Longer
Saturday, Aug. 5 Serve at Morningstar Mission*
Saturday, Aug. 5 Road Rally Scavenger Hunt*
Looking for BACSL softball games?
Please see the Church Softball Schedule further down on this page :)
Wear RED and join us Sunday, June 4th @ 10 AM as we celebrate the gift of the Holy Spirit and the birth of the Christian church!
Free games for the kids!
Visit our tent at Bolingbrook's 33rd Annual Village Picnic on Sunday, June 25th and say hello to our Pastor! Go to www.bbcca.org to see all the events & activities the picnic offers! Picnic is FREE for all Bolingbrook residents.
CHURCH SOFTBALL LEAGUE
Joyful Spirit plays in the Bolingbrook Area Church Softball League (BACSL.) All games begin @ 6:30 PM and take place in the fields behind Jamie McGee School. Come out & cheer us on! We won series champions in 2016 :)
Tuesday, May 23 We play New Life
Friday, May 26 We play Friendship
Tuesday, May 30 We play The Sanctuary
Tuesday, June 6 We play The Sanctuary
Friday, June 9 We play Westbrook
Tuesday, June 20 We play New Life
Friday, June 23 We play Westbrook
Tuesday, June 27 We play Friendship
Friday, July 7 We play The Sanctuary
Tuesday, July 11 We play New Life
Tuesday, July 18 We play Friendship
Friday, July 21 We play New Life
Tuesday, July 25 We play Westbrook
Tuesday, August 1 We play The Sanctuary
Tuesday, August 8 We play Westbrook
Friday, August 11 We play Friendship
Saturday, August 19 BACSL Tournament, details TBA
ROAD RALLY FUNDRAISER
Save the Date!
Our annual "Road Rally" Scavenger Hunt is scheduled for Saturday, August 5th. Details coming soon!
GROW WITH US!
Watch the slideshow above to see JSLC in action!
Read the current issue of ELCA's online magazine
"Living Lutheran" at https://www.livinglutheran.org/
Check it out!
PBS' "Travels in Europe" RICK STEVES - I'm A Lutheran
500th ANNIVERSARY of the REFORMATION (FILM)
2017 is the 500th Anniversary of Martin Luther's reformation of the medieval church! Click on the BONUS link above to learn about the wonderful new PBS documentary "LUTHER AND THE REFORMATION" by RICK STEVES, and to view it online now FREE! :)
MAKING CHRIST KNOWN ~ Luther's Small Catechism
Learn more about the basic principles of Christianity with the 2017 editions of the Northern Illinois Synod's Newsletters. Each one will focus on a different part of the Small Catechism. (Future editions will be added here as they are released.)
Issue 1: (January/February) The Ten Commandments
Issue 2: (March/April) Apostles' Creed & Lord's Prayer
Issue 3: (May/June) The Sacraments
Click on the link below to read Making Christ Known ~
Check out our facebook page for photos, inspiration, reminders, and a sneak-peak at the next sermon! www.facebook.com/JoyfulSpiritChurch
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COURAGE TO BE THE CHURCH
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