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Even The Measly Can Be Miraculous

The written accounts of Jesus in the Bible (called the Gospels: Matthew, Mark, Luke, and John) are filled with stories of Him doing the miraculous. Jesus walked on water, raised a man from the dead,...
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Are You Ready For God’s Restoration Work?

How can one help in the restoration of another? Can we help heal other people, really? The Bible gives us verses and healing scriptures that can restore us and help us walk alongside another person in...
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The power of showing up

Amy Gowans has attended Willow South Barrington and Chicago for a long time, regularly volunteering with small groups, operations, guest experience, pastoral care, compassion & justice, and at...
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Wrath and Reconciliation

This past weekend, Pastor Shawn continued The Monsters Within with a message called “Wrath & Reconciliation.” Shawn explained how wrath is a bitter root that tries to plant itself in our...
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“I felt upset I didn’t do it sooner”

Emma grew up going to church and became a Christian in middle school. Being a little timid, though, she wasn’t ready to get baptized in front of people. And then 2020 happened.  Church...
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Gluttony and Self-Control

This past weekend, Pastor Miguel continued The Monsters Within with a message called “Gluttony & Self-Control.” Throughout his message, Miguel explained although gluttony appears to be a...
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Honoring Willow First Responders: Des

Thursday, October 28, is National First Responders Day. We’re excited to spend the week celebrating and honoring our first responders, hearing their heart behind what they do, and how being a...
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Honoring Willow First Responders: Enrique

Thursday, October 28, is National First Responders Day. We’re excited to spend the week celebrating and honoring our first responders, hearing their heart behind what they do, and how being a...
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Honoring Willow First Responders: Jacquie

Thursday, October 28, is National First Responders Day. We’re excited to spend the week celebrating and honoring our first responders, hearing their heart behind what they do, and how being a...