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  • September 20/21
    The God I Wish You Knew
    Part 2

    Senior Pastor Bill Hybels continues a new series exploring common misconceptions about who God is.

  • September 17

    The Sermon on the Mount
    Matthew 5-7

    New Testament Professor Dr. Gary Burge kicks off a new fall series.

    New Awana program for children in kindergarten through grade 5.

    Childcare (infants through age 5)
    Classes and workshops available.
    7 p.m., Lakeside Auditorium
    Learn more

  • Discover Your Spiritual Gifts

    7:30 p.m., Wednesday, September 17

    Discover a volunteer role that fits your “sweet spot” by identifying your calling as part of the local church. Find the ministry role that best fits your gifts, talents, and passion.

    Learn more

  • Human Trafficking Forum - Teen Focus

    Guest speaker, Samantha Owens, Community Engagement Specialist from National Runaway Safeline share an important message on how our children can be protected and equipped to prevent ever being at-risk to human trafficking.

    7:30 p.m., Wednesday, September 17 Learn more

  • Job-Seeker Intensives

    Discover keys to finding a job through a series of practical workshops.

    September 17: Networking

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  • Awana at Midweek

    Register your kids for this new program for kids at Midweek.

    Beginning September 17

    Infants – Age 5
    Kindergarten – Grade 5

    Learn more

  • The Basics of Life After Loss

    September 17

    Join us for a one-night teaching to explore grief—what it looks and feels like, understand how we each grieve differently, and healthy ways to respond and move through your loss.

    No registration required.

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  • The Middle East: A Compassion & Justice Learning Opportunity

    Saturday, September 20

    As a response to current events in the Middle East, the Compassion & Justice Ministry presents a learning opportunity to look at this region of the world from the perspective of peacemaking.

    Speakers include:
    Lynne Hybels, advocate for global engagement and co-founder of Willow Creek
    Todd Deatherage, executive director and co-founder of The Telos Group
    Robi Damelin and Bassam Aramin, members of Parents Circle Family Forum, an organization of bereaved Palestinians and Israelis.

    Light refreshments will be served. No registration required.

    8:30 – 11:30 a.m.
    Located in the Activity Center. Please enter through Entrance F.

  • Military Expo

    Saturday, September 20
    8:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.

    This free event is offered to veterans, active duty military personal, and their families to help them learn more about available benefits, services and programs.

  • 2nd Annual Eat Dirt Mud Run at Willow Creek

    This 5K adventure race is tough and fun, and while you can participate as an individual, you don't have to go it alone! Sign up with friends and take on the challenge together. And there's even a one-mile Mini Mud for kids ages 6–12.

    9 a.m.–2 p.m., Saturday, September 27 Learn more

  • Financial Peace University

    Financial Peace University, created by Dave Ramsey, provides biblically based, common-sense education and empowerment that gives hope to everyone—from the financially secure to the financially distressed.

    September 24–November 19

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  • Alpha

    Spiritually curious? Explore the basics of the Christian faith through a series of relaxed, fun sessions at Alpha where no question is out-of-bounds.

    September 30 (for adults)
    October 1 (for high school students)

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Campus Information

Weekend Services
Language Interpretation - Spanish, Korean, ChineseSign Language Interpretation5:30 p.m., Saturday
9 and 11:15 a.m., Sunday
Midweek Service
7 p.m., Wednesdays
67 E. Algonquin Road
South Barrington, IL 60010
(847) 765-5000
Directions to Willow Creek Community Church South Barrington Illinois
Map &
Dr. B's Cafe
Harvest Food Court
Seeds Bookstore
Visiting Willow Creek Community Church South Barrington Illinois

Willow Creek Care Center

Discover Your Spiritual Gifts

Learn to better understand your personality, identify your calling as part of the local church, and find the ministry role that best fits your gifts, calling, and passion.

7:30 p.m., Wednesday, September 17

Identify your calling in the Church by understanding how God wired you.

Learn more

Awana at Midweek

Register your kids for this new program for kids at Midweek.

Infants – Age 5
Kindergarten – Grade 5

Beginning September 17

Learn more

Latest Message

Sunday, September 14, 2014
Senior Pastor Bill Hybels