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Heart of Worship with Eli Moore

Discovering the heart of worship with Willow's worship leaders

Be Still & Know

When we go through the storms of life, where are our eyes focused?

Anger Not Harbored

Do we truly believe in God's amazing grace?

Road Trip Radio

Throughout this series, we’ll explore the power of music by studying different Psalms across a wide variety of situations and themes.

Gene Appel

Our words have the power to build up or tear down, to give light or fan flames. Join us this weekend as acclaimed writer, pastor, and friend Gene Appel returns to Willow to lead services with a message called "Words of Life."

Daily Devotionals

Sign up and look for them on weekdays at 5 a.m.

Pray Boldly, Trust Courageously

Do we trust God enough to pray the boldest of prayers?

The Long-Awaited Harvest

What if we held onto hope just a little bit longer?

Fatherly Optimism

Honoring Willow Dads this Father’s Day

Never Walking Alone

Honoring Willow Dads this Father’s Day

The Between

What do we do when we’re between where we were and where we want to be?

A Father's Footprints

Honoring Willow Dads this Father’s Day

Triumphant Hurt

God can pick up the broken pieces of your life and resurrect you to something beautiful!

The Walls of Jericho

Do we trust God enough to answer His call?

New Giving Platform

When you give to Willow, you give through Willow to show God’s love in practical ways locally and globally, living out the Good News of Jesus and helping people take their next steps with Him.

God Loves Our Little Children

As parents, what if instead of policing we tried surrendering?

Tasty Tuesdays: Layers Cake and Brown Noodles

Today, we’ll look at Chi Can from South Lake’s family recipes for Vietnamese layers cake and Chinese pan-fried brown noodles

Courage Calling

The book of Joshua tells the story of a leader who took up the mantle of a legend--Moses. Joshua was called to lead God's people to the Promised Land, but he needed immeasurable courage and deep faith to answer that call. God has called each of us in a similar way; will we grow in courage and answer our calling, or will we shrink away and let it pass us by?

Parenting Resources

We know parenting can be hard, so we've put together some resources for you to check out that will help you lead, connect with, and inspire your children. We hope you find these resources helpful as you take next steps to win as a parent!

Global Leadership Summit 2021

Your influence and leadership matter!

Never Too Late

No matter your circumstance or situation, our God is still a God of miracles

Tasty Tuesdays: Short Ribs

Today, we’ll look at Sue from North Shore’s recipe for short ribs, a Korean staple

Remembering Memorial Day

Honoring those who have fallen

Greatest Friends, Biggest Enemies

Are we loving our brothers and sisters as we should be?

As I Have Loved You

Let's love and forgive like Jesus does

Mental Health Awareness Month

Willow is here for you

Tasty Tuesdays: Chicken Adobo

Today, we’ll look at Jonathan from Crystal Lake’s family recipe for chicken adobo, a Filipino classic


Investing In Your Family Matters. We’re Here To Help!

In accordance with the CDC guidelines...

masks are now optional for fully-vaccinated adults. We are committed to providing a safe environment for all who attend and have designated spaces for those who wish to keep a mask on. Click here to learn more about our updated gathering guidelines.

Willow Preschool Launches This Fall!

Willow Preschool is a place where children learn by doing, and by exploring the world around them.

Tidal Wave of Prayer

Let’s pray peace, strength, and grace for our moms

Tasty Tuesdays: Dukbokki

Today, we’ll look at Elaine from South Lake's personal recipe for Dukbokki, a spicy Korean favorite

Motherhood: Grace & Mercy

Finding God’s amazing redemption this Mother’s Day

Letting Go to Let God

Finding courage to surrender this Mother's Day

The Winding Road

Finding continual reasons to trust God this Mother’s Day

Our Busy Little Worlds

Finding moments to celebrate this Mother's Day

Elder Selection Update: 2022 Candidate Affirmation

Cemeteries to Gardens

Finding hope in loss this Mother's Day

Tasty Tuesdays: Mango Kulfi

Today, we’ll look at Binu from South Barrington’s family recipe for Mango Kulfi, a sweet Indian treat.

RightNow Media

Are you wanting to create more space to spend time with God?

Celebration of Hope Daily Prayer: Day 21

Celebration of Hope Daily Prayer: Day 20

Mother's Day

Join Willow Creek for Mother's Day 2021! Motherhood consists of moms from all across the board: working moms, stay-at-home-moms, single moms, adoptive moms, empty-nesters, and moms of children with special needs just to name a few. These moms gather and share what being a mom means to them, each coming from their own unique perspective.

Celebration of Hope Daily Prayer: Day 19

Celebration of Hope Daily Prayer: Day 18

Celebration of Hope Daily Prayer: Day 17

When God Changes Worlds

When it comes to serving, do our attitudes need to change?

An Indescribable Feeling

These Are My People

There is no perfect family. You might think the Bible is full of stories of model families, but the truth is exactly the opposite: the Bible contains families from every dynamic and dysfunction. Family isn’t one-size-fits all and relationships can be tricky. However, throughout scripture, we see different family tensions that can help us navigate our own relationships today.

Celebration of Hope Daily Prayer: Day 16

Celebration of Hope Daily Prayer: Day 15

Celebration of Hope Daily Prayer: Day 14

Celebration of Hope Daily Prayer: Day 13

Celebration of Hope Daily Prayer: Day 12

Celebration of Hope Daily Prayer: Day 11

A Loving, Lasting Difference

Are you ready to grow, move, and give this weekend?

Celebration of Hope Daily Prayer: Day 10

Celebration of Hope Daily Prayer: Day 9

Celebration of Hope Daily Prayer: Day 8

Celebration of Hope Daily Prayer: Day 7