Outreach and Missions


Our vision for outreach is to be Christ to others by seeing with His eyes and acting with His heart.  Our mission is to encourage, serve and empower the under-resourced to experience life transformation.  We have many service opportunities.


Long Grove Community Church maintains long term commitments to foreign missionaries and currently supports the following:


Dr. Julius and Mary Lawal's Children's Home in Rotolu, Nigeria.  For a video about this loving ministry to God's little ones, click here.


guatemal mission impact

George and Kathy Dostal, missionaries who currently work through Mission Impact to send teams from all over the United States to Guatemala.  For more information about their ministry, go to www.missionimpact.com


interserveOther missionaries serve in foreign countries through Interserve.  For more information about their ministry, go to www.interserveusa.org.


Darryl and Debbie Cedergren are missionaries who serve through maf logoMission Aviation Fellowship.  For more information about their ministry, go to www.maf.org.



Long Grove Community Church currently supports the following regional and local ministries:




Kyle and Meghan Winters serve a campus ministry called H2O on the campus of the Ohio State University through Great Commission Ministries. For more inforamtion about their ministry, go to www.h20su.org.



Love INC (in the Name of Christ) brings Christian churches LoveIncLogotogether across denominational lines to help the poor meet immediate needs such as food and clothing as well as longer-term responses through relational ministries such as life-skills training. Their ultimate mission is to transform lives and communities through the love of Jesus Christ. 

  • Neighborhood RX Pilot Program: Want to learn how Love INC and the church can help our neighbors obtain prescription medication at a reduced price by utilizing relatively unknown programs? Click here for details. For more information, please contact Kim Wasson at (847) 971-4575.
  • Love INC Love Tours: These are held on the fourth Thursday of every month from 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm at the Love INC Clearinghouse. Please consider helping to host the event by being a greeter and helping with set up and clean up. If you are interested in attending or volunteering, please contact Sandy McManaway via e-mail or phone at 847-980-6775.
  • Linen Closet: Thanks to our church's generous giving to the Linen Closet, Love INC guests have had an unending supply of sheets. Keep up the great work!! This is a time of the year when people are looking for blankets, quilts and comforters. Please click here for a list of needs and here for specific sizes. The dropbox is on the balcony in the Community House. They also need gently used furniture, especially kitchen tables and chairs, as well as beds, dressers, lamps, pots and pans. If you have items to donate, please call 847-469-8835, x 411.
  • Volunteers: Love INC is looking for volunteers in all areas of serving. Opportunities are as varied as the uniquely gifted individuals who have a heart to serve. See the current list of volunteer roles. If you have an interest please fill out a volunteer application. It will be directed to Jeanne McGowan, Clearinghouse coordinator, who will then contact you to discuss your interest.

For information on Love INC's national program go to www.loveinc.org. Long Grove Church is now partnering with Love INC Lake County Southwest.  To find out how you can be a part of this ministry, please contact us at outreach.pray@lgcc2day.com


Catalyst  Catalyst is an organization that is dedicated to the mobilization of churches by connecting people and resources for greater Kingdom impact.  As a member church, we have access to all of the events and information available through their website: www.catalystweb.org. If you would like to be included in their e-news distribution, go to the website and sign up. 

As a member church of Catalyst of Lake County, Long Grove Community Church participates in a county-wide food drive, a back pack program and other service projects that benefit residents of Lake County in the name of Christ.


To find out more about our outreach service opportunities, please contact us via e-mail at outreach.pray@lgcc2day.com.




Current Sermon Series:
Easter Series: Christ the Conqueror
Palm Sunday:
  Christ the Conqueror of Pride - HUMILITY
Good Friday:
  Christ the Conqueror of Sin - FORGIVENESS
Easter Sunday:
  Christ the Conqueror of Death - LIFE
Sunday, April 8th:  HOPE

Sunday Morning Schedule
8:45-9:30am  Sanctuary Worship
(In the Historic Church Sanctuary)

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

10:00-11:15am  Worship Time & Legacy Kids Sunday School
(In the Community House)
Communion is celebrated the first Sunday of each month, held in our historic sanctuary.  Other Sundays this service is held in the Community House.

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.

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1110 Robert Parker Coffin Road
Long Grove, IL 60047
p 847-634-3635   f 847-634-3660
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