Classes & Workshops at Willow

Workshops and classes at Willow Creek help you grow holistically, in specific areas of your life. Whether you're navigating a difficult season, seeking to learn more about God or the Bible, looking for help in a practical area of your life, or pursuing new skills that help your relational world thrive, you'll find dedicated teachers and insightful content that will equip you to do life better.

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Willow South Barrington offers workshops and classes to help you grow in your relationships—with God, with others, and even with yourself. Dive deeper into your faith, find support through difficult seasons, or grow in practical skills like stewarding your finances or doing relationships better.

 

Wednesday Night Classes


KNOWING GOD | RESPONDING TO THE GREATEST INVITATION OF ALL TIME
7:30 P.M. | NOV 8, DEC 13
Come to know God more personally by learning more about who God is and the life He invites you into.
Register here.


THE SABBATH SERIES | A LISTENING EXPERIENCE TO ENHANCE YOUR DAY OF REST
7:30 P.M. | DEC 6
In the midst of our chaotic world where we are hyper-connected and always busy, we want to hear from God and rest in His presence. But we rarely make time or know how to slow ourselves enough to really hear. In this last of our Sabbath Series workshops, we will learn some ways to quiet ourselves, move past our distractions and internal voices, and listen to God's voice.
Register here.
 

WORKING WOMEN’S BIBLE STUDY
7:30 P.M. | ONGOING
Gather with other working women to study God’s word and learn how to apply it in your life and work. Learn more here.


ADOPTION, FOSTER CARE & SAFE FAMILIES FOR CHILDREN | INFORMATIONAL MEETINGS
7:30 P.M. | NOV 20
ADOPTION: Explore different types of adoption and the process of adoption, and get your questions answered by a representative from a local adoption agency. (Room B105) FOSTER CARE: Learn about becoming a foster parent from a foster care professional from the Illinois Department of Child and Family Services. (Room B104) SAFE FAMILIES FOR CHILDREN: Discover the Safe Families movement, and learn how you can get involved in helping families in crisis by hosting children in your home or being a “Family Friend.” (Room B207);Register here.


FIRST-MOM SMALL GROUP
7:30 P.M. | NOV 29, DEC 6, 13 & 20
Women who have placed a child for adoption meet together for community, encouragement, support, and healing. For more information, email adoption@willowcreek.org..

Additional Workshops

RECOVER | REDEEM YOUR PAST. RECLAIM YOUR FUTURE.
7:30 P.M. | ONGOING
The powerful teaching and confidential small groups in Willow’s recovery program help you move toward healing, healthy relationships, and sobriety. Learn more here.


REBUILD | FINDING LIFE AFTER LOSS
7 P.M. | SEPT 13-NOV 8
Find comfort, hope, and practical tools to help you grieve a significant loss—such as the death of a loved one, divorce, stillbirth, infertility, or miscarriage. Learn more here.

 

Financial Workshops

BUDGETING MADE EASY
7 P.M. | MONDAY, DEC 11
Creating a written plan for your finances can seem overwhelming—but creating a workable budget is the most important step to financial freedom. Learn which bills to pay first, how to pay off debt quickly, and how to gain peace about the future of your finances. Learn more here.


UNDERSTANDING SOCIAL SECURITY
7 P.M. | MONDAY, DEC 4
Ever wonder how Social Security will play into your retirement plans? Learn about this complex program and gain tips on how to maximize your benefits when you retire. Learn more here.


Women's Daytime Classes

Women’s Daytime Classes offer large-group teaching and small-group discussion on a range of Bible, parenting, and topical issues for women of all ages and stages of spiritual growth. Classes are held on various weekdays from 9:30–11:30 a.m. Note: Childcare is available for a nominal fee via pre-registration. View all classes here.

Upcoming Classes & Workshops at South Barrington

  • RESTART - Thriving in Your New Life

    November 21 @ 6:00 PM

  • HIRE-WAYS - Helping Individuals Return to Employment

    November 22 @ 5:30 PM

  • RESTART - Thriving in Your New Life

    November 28 @ 6:00 PM

  • HIRE-WAYS - Helping Individuals Return to Employment

    November 29 @ 5:30 PM

  • Recover

    November 29 @ 7:30 PM

  • Adoption Informational Meeting

    November 29 @ 7:30 PM

  • Care Center Cooking Class

    November 30 @ 5:30 PM

  • Spending Snapshot en Español

    December 2 @ 9:00 AM

  • Prison, Jail & Re-entry Connection Breakfast

    December 2 @ 10:00 AM

  • Social Security Workshop

    December 4 @ 7:00 PM

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