Archive for June, 2016

PC(USA) leaders issue post-General Assembly letter to the church            

Monday, June 27th, 2016

“For everything there is a season, and a time for every matter under heaven.” – Ecclesiastes 3 Brothers and sisters in Christ, there is a new season in the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), as witnessed by the actions of the 222nd General Assembly (2016). The body of 594 commissioners who gathered June 18-25 in Portland, Oregon, […]

South Loop Famers Market Opens

Thursday, June 23rd, 2016

For the second year in a row, the South Loop Farmers Market opened Thursday evening to the sound of hula music, laughter and children playing in the parking lot of Second Presbyterian Church, Chicago. It’s difficult for any market to stand out given that the city is expected to host 67 different farmers markets this […]

Prayer Vigil and Healing Service

Tuesday, June 14th, 2016

Wednesday, June 15 at 5:30 at St. James Episcopal Cathedral On behalf of the Episcopal Diocese of Chicago, St. James Episcopal Cathedral, 65 East Huron Street (entrance on Wabash), invites the community to gather Wednesday, June 15 at 5:30 p.m. for a Prayer Vigil and Healing Service in honor of all persons affected by the deadly […]

World Cafe Introductions, Round 2

Thursday, June 9th, 2016

Here is round 2 of introductions for the World Cafe Design/Host Team! Lisa M. López Teaching Elder, Representative from the Verge Christ Presbyterian Church, Hanover Park, IL Why did you want to serve on the World Café design host team?  I wanted to serve on the World Café design host team because I believe there is […]

Lombard Community Presbyterian Welcomes New Staff

Thursday, June 9th, 2016

Lombard Community Presbyterian welcomed two new staff members Sunday June 5th.  Barb Rieger will serve as the Director of Christian Education and Colleen Guisinger will serve as the Director of the Growing Place Pre School. We thank our friends at Yorkfield Presbyterian in Elmhurst for Barb, and Christ Church in Oak Brook, for Colleen and […]

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