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Sam Acho Video Exclusive

Chicago Bears linebacker Sam Acho sat down to answer questions about life and faith. Check out this Willow Creek exclusive video now.

What Will You Ask Bill?

This weekend, Senior Pastor Bill Hybels continues Reset with a focus on resetting your family priorities. He will address some of the highs and lows that we all encounter in our families—and he wants to hear from you! Simply email askbill@willowcreek.org with any questions you have on dating, relationships, marriage, parenting, grandparenting, or navigating family complexities.

Willow Weekly | Reset Your View on Humanity

A weekly update from Willow Creek.

Daily Devotionals: A Transformative Practice

Learn about the transformative power of daily devotionals from the author of Willow's devotionals!

Sam Acho Returns to Willow Creek

Chicago Bears Linebacker Sam Acho returns to Willow Creek to share his story of faith and the ways he has been an agent for racial healing across Chicago. This special weekend will honor the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and challenge us all to bring change to our world.

Willow Weekly | It's Time to Reset

A weekly update from Willow Creek.

Let's Push Reset

Join Willow Creek for a new weekend series called Reset to help you make strides in your life and relationships in 2018. "Each year, I make a conscious choice to reflect on different parts of my life," says Teaching Pastor Steve Carter. "It has become a spiritual practice in which I surrender and ask God to guide me in each area. This January, you have the opportunity to press 'reset.' Commit to joining us—who knows what God might do?"

Celebrate Christmas!

We invite you to be our guest this Christmas! With eight locations across Chicagoland, there's a Willow Creek near you.

Willow Weekly | Christmas is Coming!

A weekly update from Willow Creek.

Willow Weekly | Beginning a New Chapter

A weekly update from Willow Creek.

Forward: Asking God to do immeasurably more

Let’s courageously ask God to do immeasurably more as we pursue the beauty, power, and potential of the local church.

Willow Weekly, 12/5 | A Forward Vision

A weekly update from Willow Creek.

Willow Weekly 11/28 | Prison Pack Weekend: A Gift of Hope

A weekly update from Willow Creek.

Our Daily Bread

We give thanks to our God in all circumstances.

Willow Weekly 11/21 | Happy Thanksgiving + Christmas Eve Service Times

A weekly update from Willow Creek.

A Forward Vision

Last weekend, Executive Pastor Heather Larson gave a vision for the next year at Willow Creek. "I’ve been asking God to do immeasurably more than what we could ask or imagine. I’ve been asking him to unleash His power in us and through us. I’ve been begging Him to do a work that only He can do across all generations of this church, and our strongest passion is about the beauty, power and potential of the local church!"

Prison Pack Weekend: December 2 & 3

Each December, all eight Willow Creek locations join together in one goal: To bring hope by assembling Christmas gifts and delivering them to every incarcerated person in the state of Illinois.

Willow Weekly 11/14 | A Place to Gather

A weekly update from Willow Creek.

Willow Weekly 11/7 | 1, 2, 3 Reasons to Come!

A weekly update from Willow Creek.

Help build Promiseland!

Join the Promiseland construction team, which serves every Saturday, to build new rooms for our kids and students!

Bethel Music is back this weekend at Willow Creek!

Worship with Bethel Music at Willow Creek on November 11/12 as we celebrate Baptism and Senior Pastor Bill Hybels brings a message.

Bethel Music is back this weekend at Willow Creek

Worship with Bethel Music at Willow Creek on November 11/12!

Willow Weekly 10/31 | Mitch Albom this Weekend!

A weekly update from Willow Creek.

A New Weekend Series

Teaching Pastor Steve Carter launches Game Changers, a new weekend series, beginning October 21/22.

Mitch Albom Comes This Weekend

Mitch Albom, one of America's most renowned sports columnists, has captured thousands of game-changing moments in his career. Albom has sold more than 40 million books, including Tuesdays with Morrie and The Five People You Meet in Heaven. We invite you to come learn from Albom this weekend, November 4/5!

Game Changers, Five Truths that Transform Lives

Teaching Pastor Steve Carter continues Game Changers this weekend, November 17/18.

Willow Weekly 10/14 | Celebrating Willow Crystal Lake

A weekly update from Willow Creek.

Celebrating Willow Crystal Lake's New Home!

Willow Crystal Lake held their first services in their new permanent home last weekend and celebrated with a grand opening!

Willow Weekly 10/17 | New Weekend Series & Succession Update

A weekly update from Willow Creek.

Bill Hybels names Heather Larson & Steve Carter as his successors

Willow Creek is celebrating forty-two years of God’s faithfulness by answering the question: Who will lead the church into the future? Senior Pastor Bill Hybels updated the church with excitement and enthusiasm for this next chapter, naming as Heather Larson as incoming Lead Pastor and Steve Carter as incoming Lead Teaching Pastor.

A Succession Update

Willow Creek is celebrating forty-two years of God’s faithfulness by answering the question: Who will lead the church into the future? Senior Pastor Bill Hybels updated the church with excitement and enthusiasm for this next chapter, naming as Heather Larson as incoming Lead Pastor and Steve Carter as incoming Lead Teaching Pastor.

Willow Weekly 10/10 | Big News this Weekend!

A weekly update from Willow Creek.

An update from Bill Hybels!

Join Willow Creek in celebrating their 42nd Anniversary on October 14/15, and hear an update on the future of Willow from Senior Pastor Bill Hybels.

Willow Weekly 10/3 | Joy Across Heaven

A weekly update from Willow Creek.

Willow Creek Music releases a new EP!

The Willow Creek Worship team released a six-song EP, Only God, available iTunes! Watch them perform all six songs live during weekend services, or tune in on Willow Creek.TV.

Only God EP: Behind the Music

Get a behind the scenes look at the making of the Only God EP, and download it today on iTunes!

Willow Weekly 9/26 | A Better Way • New Music

A weekly update from Willow Creek.

Eight Core Values of Willow Creek

Senior Pastor Bill Hybels shares the eight value statements of Willow Creek during his message on September 16/17.

Willow Weekly 9/19 • Renovations Begin Soon!

A weekly update from Willow Creek.

Gather Your Friends!

Gather your friends and start a group for a season as we journey through the books of Luke and Acts.

The Harvey relief donations have been distributed!

Journey through Luke and Acts

This fall, our church will journey through the books of Luke & Acts to discover this timeless story and how its still unfolding all around us. This 40-day experience will challenge and inspire, as we allow this first century text to shape our lives today. Dive into Luke and Acts during your daily time with God, around the table with your family, and with a small group!

Willow Weekly: Gather Your Friends & Start the Journey

A weekly update from Willow Creek

Work at Willow

We are looking to hire exceptional men and women who are hungry to grow holistically—in their spiritual, relational, and physical lives— and to help our 150+ ministries thrive. With your unique gifts, talents, and passions, where might you be a fantastic fit on our staff team?

Willow Weekly: Five Semitrucks of Supplies • Come Expectant

A weekly update from Willow Creek

Classes & Workshops

How will you grow this year? Choose one—or multiple—classes and workshops to help you grow in your faith and relationships.

Expectant, Our Current Series at Willow Creek

Willow Creek launches a brand-new weekend series, Expectant, diving into the book of Luke. Come ready, come eager, come open!

Willow Creek is responding to the devastation from Harvey, click here to learn more.

Teaching Pastor Steve Carter announces how Willow is responding to the needs of those affected by Hurricane Harvey!

Willow Weekly: How Will You Grow

A weekly update from Willow Creek

I'll Push You Guys

On September 2 & 3, Teaching Pastor Steve Carter concludes Cultivate and we’ll hear from the I’ll Push You Guys, Justin and Patrick. They went on a journey of friendship and faith as Patrick pushed Justin, who uses a wheelchair for mobility, across 500 miles on the Camino de Santiago trail.

Willow Weekly August 22: We Are Better Together

A weekly update from Willow Creek!

Make An Impact Through Serving

Use your gifts and talents to make an impact through volunteering!

Willow Weekly August 15: Ministry Launch & Fireworks

A weekly update from Willow Creek!

Willow Weekly August 8

A weekly update from Willow Creek!

Fireworks on August 19!

Third time is a charm for the fireworks at Willow Creek! Let’s celebrate the end of summer and the kick off of our kids & students ministries with a fireworks show! Bring your family and friends, and pack a blanket, snacks, and games to enjoy while we wait for the show to start.

Willow Weekly August 1

Henry Cloud is Coming • God on the Move at Sandblast

Henry Cloud is Coming!

Dr. Henry Cloud teaches at Willow Creek for two weekends: August 5/6 and August 12/13!

Holy Spirit Medley

Willow Worship interweaves ancient and contemporary songs about the Holy Spirit in order to create space for people from all walks of life to connect with God.

Willow Weekly July 28

A weekly update from Willow Creek

Willow Weekly July 11

Lion King Jr. and Willow's Summer Party!

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