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. Sunday School will resume September 24th @ 10 AM.
THIS FALL @ JOYFUL SPIRIT
Click on CALENDAR link (top of page) for details.
Saturday, Sept. 2 Serve at Morningstar Mission
Saturday, Sept. 9 JoyFest Concert @ the PAC*
Sunday, Sept. 10 Pathways Parade*
Sunday, Sept. 17 Outdoor Worship & Church Picnic
Saturday, Sept. 23 Annual Golf Fundraiser*
Sunday, Sept. 24 Sunday School Resumes
Sunday, September 10th
Members! Want to walk in the 2017 parade, help decorate this year's float, have your kids ride on it,
or donate wrapped hard candy? Contact the church office at email@example.com ASAP.
OUTDOOR WORSHIP & ANNUAL CHURCH PICNIC
Sunday, September 17th
Join us @ 10 AM for our Worship outdoors on our beautiful church grounds; then stick around for the annual church picnic afterwards for food, fun, & fellowship! (11AM-1PM.)
ANNUAL GOLF FUNDRAISER
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 ~
COURAGE TO BE THE CHURCH
Where do we go from here?
about us by using the LINKS at the top of the page!