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Vacation Bible School - Hero Central

Vacation Bible School - Hero Central

Join us this August for Hero Central. Children will go on awesome adventures alongside some of their favorite Bible heroes and discover the qualities that make us truly heroic in God. Hero Central uses epic music, spectacular science, crafty crafts, heroic recreation and fantastic Bible stories to help kids discover their strength in God!

Children entering Kindergarten through 6th grade are invited to attend. The cost is $15 per child or $35 per family with three or more children. Cost includes all materials and a pizza lunch with a short program for families on Thursday, August 3, at noon.

Adults, please consider volunteering to help; it’s fun and the children love having their parents there.

Registration forms are available in the church office and below. Contact Pastor John Smoke at john@dgfumc.org with any questions or for more information.

Date: 
Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Wednesday, August 2, 2017 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Thursday, August 3, 2017 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
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Guitar Club

Guitar Club

For youth in grades 7th-12th

Meet in the Open Door Youth Center

We'll come together and just learn real basic things like simple chords, how to tune a guitar, etc.,...

Location: 
Open Door Youth Center
Date: 
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - 4:00pm
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 4:00pm
Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 4:00pm
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 4:00pm
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Vacation Bible School - Hero Central

Vacation Bible School - Hero Central

Join us this August for Hero Central. Children will go on awesome adventures alongside some of their favorite Bible heroes and discover the qualities that make us truly heroic in God. Hero Central uses epic music, spectacular science, crafty crafts, heroic recreation and fantastic Bible stories to help kids discover their strength in God!

Children entering Kindergarten through 6th grade are invited to attend. The cost is $15 per child or $35 per family with three or more children. Cost includes all materials and a pizza lunch with a short program for families on Thursday, August 3, at noon.

Adults, please consider volunteering to help; it’s fun and the children love having their parents there.

Registration forms are available in the church office and below. Contact Pastor John Smoke at john@dgfumc.org with any questions or for more information.

Date: 
Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Wednesday, August 2, 2017 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Thursday, August 3, 2017 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
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Vacation Bible School - Hero Central

Vacation Bible School - Hero Central

Join us this August for Hero Central. Children will go on awesome adventures alongside some of their favorite Bible heroes and discover the qualities that make us truly heroic in God. Hero Central uses epic music, spectacular science, crafty crafts, heroic recreation and fantastic Bible stories to help kids discover their strength in God!

Children entering Kindergarten through 6th grade are invited to attend. The cost is $15 per child or $35 per family with three or more children. Cost includes all materials and a pizza lunch with a short program for families on Thursday, August 3, at noon.

Adults, please consider volunteering to help; it’s fun and the children love having their parents there.

Registration forms are available in the church office and below. Contact Pastor John Smoke at john@dgfumc.org with any questions or for more information.

Date: 
Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Wednesday, August 2, 2017 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Thursday, August 3, 2017 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
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Summer Ignite Youth Group

Summer Ignite Youth Group

Youth Group for youth entering grades 7th through 12th in the Fall

Meet at Fishel Park! 

 

 

Location: 
Open Door Youth Center
Date: 
Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Thursday, August 3, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
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DuPage United/Fox River Valley Initiative Combined Assembly

DuPage United/Fox River Valley Initiative Combined Assembly

The Missions, Justice and Community Work Area invites you to join DuPage United and the Fox River Valley Initiative as they host an evening of discussions with elected officials regarding DuPage United’s criminal justice reform strategy of expanding CIT training, Crisis Diversion Centers and affordable housing across DuPage and Kane Counties.

To learn more and to RSVP to the event click here.

If you are interested in carpooling with other church members to the event, please contact the church office at 630.968.7120.

Location: 
Benedictine University Goodwin Hall Auditorium - 5700 College Rd. Lisle, IL 60532
Date: 
Thursday, August 3, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm
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Slip-n-Slide KickBall!

Slip-n-Slide KickBall!

Together with Area Churches

$10 per Person - money goes to Clean Water Organizations

Prize for Winning Team!  10 people per team

Location: 
Downers Grove Community Church, 6600 Fairview Ave., Downers Grove
Date: 
Saturday, August 5, 2017 - 12:00pm

Signups closed for this Event

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Service of Holy Communion
08:30am

Service of Holy Communion

Preacher: 
Pastor Greta
Stories Under the Stars: ‘Re-Named’
Scripture: 
Genesis 32:22-31
Music: 

Leah Crandell, solo
Katie Donnelly, alto saxophone
Michelle Waltmire, Gail Valentine and Maureen McDorman - flute trio

This service of hymns, prayers, scripture readings, and a sermon is held in the Sanctuary. There is no Sunday school offered at this service.

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Service of Holy Communion
10:00am

Service of Holy Communion

Preacher: 
Pastor Greta
Stories Under the Stars: ‘Re-Named’
Scripture: 
Genesis 32:22-31
Music: 

Leah Crandell, solo
Katie Donnelly, alto saxophone
Michelle Waltmire, Gail Valentine and Maureen McDorman - flute trio

This service of hymns, prayers, scripture readings, and a sermon is held in the Sanctuary. All children from Kindergarten through 6th grade are invited to Sunday School during the service.

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Lunch Bunch August Outing

Lunch Bunch August Outing

Lunch Bunch is a group of senior adults that meets monthly for a luncheon of good food and fellowship! All senior adults are welcome to join. This August the group will be visiting the Olive Garden in Downers Grove at 1211 Butterfiled Road.

To register visit the Lunch Bunch table on Sunday in the parlor or call Bonnie Lehmann at 630.308.2259 to register and to organize a ride if needed.

Location: 
Olive Garden - 1211 Butterfield Rd, Downers Grove
Date: 
Wednesday, August 9, 2017 - 11:30am
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Worship Service
08:30am

Worship Service

Preacher: 
Leah Ostwald
Scripture: 
1 Kings 19: 1-19

This service of hymns, prayers, scripture readings, and a sermon is held in the Sanctuary. There is no Sunday school offered at this service.

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Wash and Worship

Wash and Worship

The final Wash and Worship youth car wash of summer 2017 will take place Sunday morning, August 13.

Have your car washed while you attend worship!

All donations received benefit youth ministries.

Location: 
Parking Lot
Date: 
Sunday, August 13, 2017 - 9:00am to 11:00am
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Worship Service
10:00am

Worship Service

Preacher: 
Leah Ostwald
Scripture: 
1 Kings 19: 1-19

This service of hymns, prayers, scripture readings, and a sermon is held in the Sanctuary. All children from Kindergarten through 6th grade are invited to Sunday School during the service.

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Messy Church
11:00am

Messy Church

Messy Church is a new kind of service on the second Sunday of the month for parents and children to share. There will be a time to make crafts as a family, a short (and lively) time of gathering, and a family friendly lunch. This time will be about building community along with thinking about that greater power that is creator and love of all. It takes place in the church gym.
 

Please register in advance so that we can prepare food and supplies.

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Guitar Club

Guitar Club

For youth in grades 7th-12th

Meet in the Open Door Youth Center

We'll come together and just learn real basic things like simple chords, how to tune a guitar, etc.,...

Location: 
Open Door Youth Center
Date: 
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 - 4:00pm
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 - 4:00pm
Tuesday, August 1, 2017 - 4:00pm
Tuesday, August 15, 2017 - 4:00pm
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Summer Ignite Youth Group

Summer Ignite Youth Group

Youth Group for youth entering grades 7th through 12th in the Fall

Meet at Fishel Park! 

 

 

Location: 
Open Door Youth Center
Date: 
Thursday, June 22, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Thursday, July 6, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Thursday, August 3, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
Thursday, August 17, 2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm
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S.O.S. - Share Our Skills

S.O.S. - Share Our Skills

Are you looking for a new way to get involved at church?

S.O.S. - Share Our Skills will now be meeting on the THIRD Saturday of each month to tackle fix-it projects around the church. The group meets at 8:30 a.m. for coffee and then works from 9:00 to Noon.

Only have an hour that day? No problem, just stop in and stay as long as you can. Many hands make light work.

For more details, contact Don Safford at don@fnshome.com.

Location: 
Parlor
Date: 
Saturday, August 20, 2016 - 8:30am
Saturday, September 17, 2016 - 8:30am
Saturday, October 15, 2016 - 8:30am
Saturday, January 21, 2017 - 8:30am
Saturday, February 18, 2017 - 8:30am
Saturday, March 18, 2017 - 8:30am
Saturday, April 15, 2017 - 8:30am
Saturday, May 20, 2017 - 8:30am
Saturday, June 17, 2017 - 8:30am
Saturday, July 15, 2017 - 8:30am
Saturday, August 19, 2017 - 8:30am
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8:30 am
Worship Service
08:30am

Worship Service

Preacher: 
Pastor Greta
God Used It
Scripture: 
Genesis 50:15-21
Music: 

Gwen Clore, handbell solo
Jamie and Dan Calandriello, duet
Chris Dortwegt and Amy Vogt, woodwind duet

This service of hymns, prayers, scripture readings, and a sermon is held in the Sanctuary. There is no Sunday school offered at this service.

 
10:00 am
Worship Service
10:00am

Worship Service

Preacher: 
Pastor Greta
God Used It
Scripture: 
Genesis 50:15-21
Music: 

Gwen Clore, handbell solo
Jamie and Dan Calandriello, duet
Chris Dortwegt and Amy Vogt, woodwind duet

This service of hymns, prayers, scripture readings, and a sermon is held in the Sanctuary. All children from Kindergarten through 6th grade are invited to Sunday School during the service.

 

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