Events

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We live in a complex world, full of both huge issues that need to be solved as well as incredible moments of beauty, goodness and transcendence to experience.  We believe in diving into all of it. So along with Sunday worship we also regularly host everything from concerts and art shows to lectures by a wide-range of smart and thoughtful guests. Here are a few things going on right now.

Confirmation

Winnetka Congregational Church 725 Pine St, Winnetka

Our next class will be on March 3rd. The first draft of your Jesus section of your Faith Statement is due by class time. Keep working on your Worship Reflection Sheets, Acts of Service, and Faith Statement drafts and turn them in via email as soon as you complete them.

First Friday

Online

The members of First Friday will once again draw up cozy chairs to gather around . . . Zoom! Current members will receive the Zoom link, but those who wish to be added may contact Jane Dowding, before the date.  Please join us!

Children and Youth-Led Worship

Online

Sunday, March 7th we will be having an entirely youth and children led worship and we want to include as many young people as we can! Everything from the prayers to the hymns (and even the preaching!) will be done by children and youth of all ages. Contact Pastor Sarah for more information.

Servants

Winnetka Congregational Church 725 Pine St, Winnetka

It was so wonderful to be back together–to see you in person, to play games, to hear you laugh and laugh with you! I look forward to seeing again in March!

Lenten Prayer Vigil

Online

Our congregation sets aside one day in Lent each year to prayerfully reflect on God’s self-giving in Christ and our own journeys of faith in light of God’s empowering grace expressed in the cross and empty tomb. How am I “undone”? How are we “undone”? How is God “undone” (not done) with us?   We typically invite people to pray in the Little Chapel that day. This year, we ask members of our WCC family…

“American Muslim” Screening and Discussion with Adam Zucker, Producer

Online

Join with our partners from Congregation Hakafa and the Muslim Community Center of Morton Grove on Thursday, March 11, 7:30–9:00 p.m. for a live discussion of “American Muslim”, a documentary film by producer and director Adam Zucker.   There will be two options to view the film: Join an online group viewing Thursday, March 11 from 6 – 7:25 P.M. (Please REGISTER to view the film, see the information below) Watch the film on your…

The Rise of Christianity by Rodney Stark

Online

Chuck Dowding, Winnetka Congregational Church’s member presents The Rise of Christianity by Rodney Stark. Stark, a sociologist, examines how a small Jewish movement in Galilee becomes the majority religion of the Roman Empire in just a few centuries. At: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85411684152, meeting ID: 854 1168 4152, or call: (312) 626-6799.

Servants

Winnetka Congregational Church 725 Pine St, Winnetka

It was so wonderful to be back together–to see you in person, to play games, to hear you laugh and laugh with you! I look forward to seeing again in March!