October 9, 7–8:30 p.m.
Our Quarterly Forum will feature the unique and meaningful ministry of Chris Baker of Ink 180. Chris provides free tattoo cover-ups or removals for victims of human trafficking or former gang members. Chris' work has been featured in numerous articles, documentaries, and was highlighted in the U.S. State Department's 2013 Trafficking in Human Person's Report.
October 30, 6:30–8:30 p.m.
Treat yourself and the whole family to a fun and memorable experience at Willow Crystal Lake! Get dressed up in your favorite costume and make time to play!We'll have candy and fun treats, inflatables, photo opportunities, and a Reptile Room!
Admission: A donation of one canned good (chili preferred) per child.
Tuesdays, 7-8 p.m.
The Pointe, 5650 NW Highway, Crystal Lake
Each week Lifetree Café welcomes people from all walks of life into a safe place to explore how life and faith intersect. The Lifetree Café experience features video elements, the sharing of real stories, friendly conversation and time to build relationships.
For more information about weekly topics, check out Lifetreecafe.com.
Next Steps to Belong, Grow and Serve
Receive the new Bring it Home email series – a weekly email delivered to your inbox every Sunday afternoon – helping you and your family go deeper with what you are learning on the weekend.
At the start of each week you will receive an email with three opportunities to guide your reading and prayer time with your family, small group, or in your own personal time with God. Each will contain a reading from the Bible, questions to consider, and a prayer to close your time.
Join the Advance Team, a group of early adopters committed to Willow Crystal Lake's God given vision to move into our new permanent home so that we can have an even greater impact on our region.
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All marriages need support and encouragment to be successful. Our marriage mentoring program offers couples in every season of life and opportunity to connect with experienced mentors in a safe environment.
Please complete the the registration questionnaire HERE. We will contact you once you both spouses complete the registration questionnaire.
We exist to help women of all ages grow closer to God, while buidling deep and meaningful relationships with others. If you would like to know what classes, Bible studies, small groups and events are available register for our Women's Ministry Updates.
Fall 2015 Bible Studies, Groups and Classes
Moms Connect: Tuesdays, 9–11 a.m.
Holy Yoga: Wednesdays, 9:15–10:30 a.m.
Daniel by Beth Moore (Chapters 1–6): Tuesdays, 9–11 a.m.
Daniel by Beth Moore (Chapters 7–12): Wednesdays, 6:30–8:30 p.m.
Finding Jesus in the Feast Morning Class: Thursdays, 9–11 a.m.
Finding Jesus in the Feast Evening Class: Thursday, 7–9 p.m.
The Gathering: October 11, 6–8 p.m.
The Gathering: November 15, 6–8 p.m.
Men's Breakfast: Saturday, October 17, November 21, December 19, 8:30– 10 a.m.
Men's Fraternity: Tuesdays, September 15 – February 16, 7–9 p.m.
The Great Adventure provides men with an encouraging experience that explores how to live lives of authentic manhood as modeled by Jesus Christ.The Tuesday evening gathering will include biblical teaching and small group interaction, equipping men in the great adventure of noble manhood.
November 1, 9–10:15 a.m.
We would love to get to know you and share what we believe, our convictions, and how you can connect your gifts and skills to make a difference.
November 8, 9–10:15 a.m.
At Willow Crystal Lake people serve in all kinds of ministries that make a difference in our church, in our community and in our world. In this class you can learn to better understand your personality, work on identifying your calling as part of the local church, and find the ministry role that best fits your gifts, calling and passion.
Over 6,000 children die each day from hunger related causes. Join a Willow Crystal Lake team this November at a mobile Feed My Starving Children site and help eradicate world hunger.
Take a moment to tell us how God has been in at work in your life through the people and ministries of Willow Crystal Lake.