(last updated on Monday, December 11, 2017)

Sunday, December 17, 2017

This Sunday, Pastor Steve Brandon will preach on the scriptures used in Handel's "Messiah."

This Week's Fighter Verse

1 Timothy 4:12

Let no one despise you for your youth, but set the believers an example in speech, in conduct, in love, in faith, in purity.

(from www.fighterverses.com)

Small Groups

Small groups meet on the following days. Please talk with one of the leaders for details about locations.

Brandon Group - meets the 2nd and 4th Sundays of the month @ 5pm
Brown/Mulder Group - meets the 2nd and 4th Sundays of the month @ 5pm
Guske Group - meets the 1st and 3rd Fridays of the month @ 7pm
Roscoe Group - meets the 2nd and 4th Sundays of the month @ 5pm


What's KIDS KLUB? KLUB is an after school program for children grades K-5th. Join us for snacks, games, fun songs, and Bible stories!

When's KIDS KLUB? KLUB meets from 2:45-4:15 pm on Tuesdays and Thursdays during the school year. If school is cancelled for the day -- for a holiday or snow day, etc. -- Kids KLUB will also be cancelled.

Parents are always welcomed and encouraged to attend with your children. If you have questions, please call the church at 815-397-3877.


The youth of the church meet weekly on Wednesday evenings during the school year. The group will meet Wednesday, December 12 at 6:30pm at the church. There will be a Ski Trip to Cascade Mountain on January 3. The cost is $25 per person. Mark your calendars!
Contact Brian or Jodi Mulder with any questions.

Vacation Bible School

Thank you for a great week at VBS 2017: Operation Arctic!