ChicagoLand OnMission 2015

ChicagoLand OnMission 2015

The Youth Group emphasizes the importance of helping others.  One way we do this is a week long summer trip. This year’s local trip teaches students the valuable lesson that God’s mission doesn’t require us to go far from home to help people. We will...
Youth Serving at the Bloomingdale 5K

Youth Serving at the Bloomingdale 5K

When you think of competitive racing, what comes to mind? Being a competitive runner, I often think of cold, brisk, and early mornings. There is always that feeling of sluggishness or lethargy that meets you before a race. Well, for once, I was able to be on the other...
A Summer of Youth Serving the Community

A Summer of Youth Serving the Community

July 2: Interdependence Day Food Bag Distribution Despite raining and drizzly conditions, we still had a fantastic night delivering bags for Interdependence Day. We had 50 students, including 25 National Honor’s Society students from Lake Park High School. After...
Summer Serving

Summer Serving

One of our youth ministry core values is to love our community. What this means for us comes from Jesus’ example in Luke 19:41. Jesus is described as weeping when he was entering the city of Jerusalem. Perhaps he was weeping because he knew the future that...