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LEGACY - How do we pass on the FAITH to the next generation?  

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January 21st, 8:30am-12:30pm in the Community House

FOR Parents, Teachers, Coaches, Ministry Volunteers & anyone who cares about this next generation growing up in a world of tech & social media.

This Summit includes:

  • Special Guest Speaker:  Jonathan Ziman from Visionary Family Ministries at www.visionaryfam.com
  • Workshops on Practical Topics Dealing with: Overcoming Busyness, Using Media Wisely, Getting our Kids into God’s Word, Leading Family Worship, Navigating Dating, Discipline that Disciples, Mentoring, Loving our Prodigals & more.
  • Discussion / Q&A
  • Illusionist/Entertainer/Minister –Jim Austin will be equipping & entertaining the children ages 5 to 11 www.jim-austin.com

Childcare is provided for ages 0-5 years old; Continental Breakfast and Pizza Lunch included.  Please direct questions to Pastor Tony PLEASE SIGN UP HERE.


Prayer-Meeting photoThurs. Night Prayer 

Please join us from 7:00-8:00 pm for our Thursday night prayer meetings (except on holidays).  If you are not certain what a prayer meeting is or why you would want to join us please read this Q&A about our meetings.


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Every other Thursday Evening starting Nov. 10th at 8:00pm in the Church Building— Reception Room.  Our new Dad's Group will be meeting every other Thursday evening (after the kids are in bed, or on thir way) to connect, encourage, and pray for one another and our families. All are welcome.  See Pastor Tony or Lane Brown for more information or email Pastor Tony here


Walk through the Bible 

Please join us for this brief Bible study held every Sunday at 9:00 am in Classroom B of the church building. For more information, please contact Dave Harrington, 847-722-3159.


mannaAn opportunity for LGCC to earn additional income by shopping with the retailers & vendors that you already shop with.  You are able to purchase gift cards to use for yourself or gift to others with hundreds of retailers & restaurants by printing this order form and placing an order using cash or checks payable to LGCC (Manna in the memo line) at the information table before or after Sunday service.  If you have any questions please see Cindy Disndy-Gainey or Alan Blankshain.

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Are you in need of prayer?


After each of the worship services, an elder or pastor will be available to pray with you. Also, if you would like to submit a prayer request for our Prayer Tree, please click here. Additionally, please join us every Sunday morning in Classroom A of the church building at 8:00 am to pray for our church.


Love INC current needs

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People to come alongside others: They have indentified elderly and disabled who need help with simple tasks like light chores, grocery shopping and rides as well as connection and conversation with others.

People with home repair skills: They have requests from people for small home repairs, such as fixing a toilet, repairing damaged stairs, or checking for a hole in the roof.

Transportation Need: A blind mom from Round Lake needs help with transportation. She needs to get to the stores, kids activities and bible study. She would also love to attend church with someone.  This could involve many different individuals or a small group.

Direct Care Coordinator: Are you strategic, resourceful, and encouraging? If so you may be a great fit for our Direct Care Coordinator. This person works closely with the Clearinghouse Coordinator by following up on client intakes and verifying their information. You will also assist clients in identifying goals as well as assess their readiness for working with a mentor. Training is provided.

Mattresses: Queen and full size; clean and in good condition. 

If you are interested in serving with Love INC, contact Jeanne McGowan via e-mail or at 847-469-8835, x 115.

Want to know more about Love INC, tour their facilities, or train for a volunteer position? Click here.


Contributions can be made via our website with a debit or credit card! A secure payment, one time or on a recurring basis, will be accepted to three areas. You can access the E-Giving link by clicking "Giving" on the top right tab above and you be instructed as to what to do. If you have questions or feedback, please do not hesitate to let us know.

photo_TransitionsA Career Assistance Resource

Are you currently unemployed or under-employed? Check out LGCC Transitions, here to help by providing personal assistance to individuals who are seeking a new career/employment situation through practical and effective guidance and support. For more information, contact Jack Burgman.


Sunday Morning Schedule

9:00 - 9:50am  Education Time    (Christian Ed. classes, volunteer ministry training, etc.)

10:00 - 11:15am  Worship Time & Children's Sunday School

11:30am Community Time   (Fellowship coffee, Elder Coffees, special events, etc.)

 We look forward to having our faith community together for the purpose of worship and teaching. Communion is celebrated the first Sunday of each month with services held in our historic sanctuary.

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