Upcoming Events

Parents and youth are invited to informational meetings on either May 3 or 7, where we will provide updates on mission trips, fundraising and summer events.

There will be a chance to register for these activities, Including sign-ups for the Tent Program.

The meetings will be kept to 30 minutes or less.

Date:
Sunday, May 7, 2017 -
10:45am to 11:15am
Location:
Open Door Youth Center, Open Door Youth Center

This service of hymns, prayers, scripture readings and a sermon is held in the Sanctuary, with special music usually performed by the Chancel Choir. The service may also include music from one of our handbell choirs. Children may go with Pastor John Smoke to Sunday school following the children's sermon or may return to worship with their family.

Date:
Sunday, May 7, 2017 - 11:00am

Interested in learning more about DGFUMC? Pastors Greta and Jim would like to invite you to join them for a membership information luncheon on Sunday, May 7. To attend, please contact Pastor Jim, Pastor Greta or the church office at 630.968.7120 or sign-up below.

New members will be received into membership on Sunday, May 28 at the Together @ 10 10:00 service.

Date:
Sunday, May 7, 2017 - 12:15pm
Location:
Room 213

Ignite Youth Group meets at 6-8pm in the Open Door Youth Center with snacks at 6:30pm
Ignite is for youth in grades 7-12
Please contact Howie Snyder, Director of Youth Ministries for more information.

Date:
Sunday, May 7, 2017 - 6:00pm
Location:
Open Door Youth Center

In May our seniors' lunch group will visit Home Run Inn Pizza in Darien. We will meet at the restaurant at 11:30 for lunch.

A sign-up sheet is available in the church parlor between worship services on Sunday mornings.

All seniors are welcome.

If you have questions or need a ride, please contact Bonnie Lehmann at 630.308.2259.

Date:
Wednesday, May 10, 2017 - 11:30am
Location:
7521 Lemont Rd, Darien

This service, which is in the intimate setting of the Heartt Memorial Chapel, consists of hymns, prayers, scripture readings, and a sermon. There is no Sunday School during this service.

Date:
Sunday, May 14, 2017 - 8:15am

This service of hymns, prayers, scripture readings and a sermon is held in the Sanctuary, with music of a more contemporary flavor usually performed by the high school Chapel Choir accompanied by the Chapel Choir Band. The service may also include music from the Worship Band or one of our handbell choirs. All children from Kindergarten through 8th grade start in the Sanctuary for worship and follow Pastor Smoke to Sunday School after the Moment for Children.

Date:
Sunday, May 14, 2017 - 9:30am

This service of hymns, prayers, scripture readings and a sermon is held in the Sanctuary, with special music usually performed by the Chancel Choir. The service may also include music from one of our handbell choirs. Children may go with Pastor John Smoke to Sunday school following the children's sermon or may return to worship with their family.

Date:
Sunday, May 14, 2017 - 11:00am

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.

Date:
Sunday, May 14, 2017 - 11:00am

This May Sue Thornquist will present Captain Fantastic, 2016 American comedy-drama film written and directed by Matt Ross and starring Viggo Mortensen. The story centers on a family who are forced by circumstances to reintegrate into society after living in isolation for a decade.

Refreshments will be served; $2 donation is suggested. Sign-up in the church office at 630.968.7120 or email Sheila at sheila@dgfumc.org.

Date:
Friday, May 19, 2017 - 7:30pm
Location:
Safford Home

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