In our kids and student ministries, we strive to help our young people take their next steps with Jesus through relationships within small groups, inclusivity (because everyone is made in the image of God), and fun—the language all kids and students speak.

Willow Kids
Birth–grade 5

Willow Kids is an environment of acceptance, encouragement, and excitement, where every kid can take a next step in their relationship with Jesus. Our goal is that every child who attends feels connected to a community that lives out Jesus’ unconditional love. Our weekend services give the opportunity to participate in worship, small groups, teaching, and of course, lots and lots of fun!

Willow Students
Junior High Ministry (JHM)

JHM exists to help junior highers take a next step in their relationship with Jesus through large group services, worship, teaching, and small groups. Our goal is that every junior higher in Chicagoland feels connected to a community that lives out Jesus’ unconditional love.

Willow Students
High School Ministry (HSM)

HSM exists to help high schoolers take a next step in their relationship with Jesus. Our large group services give students the opportunity to engage in worship, small groups, teaching and of course, lots of fun. We also have camps and events throughout the year that you won’t want to miss!

Willow Friends
Disability & Inclusion Ministry

Through inclusive and sensory-friendly environments, the Willow Friends programs help those with special needs fully engage in the life of the church. Their families and friends can attend weekend church services, knowing that their loved ones engaged in a safe, fun, Christ-centered experience.

Resources for Parents

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!

Invest in youth, change a future

We are committed to creating environments of acceptance, encouragement, and excitement, where every kid and students can take a next step in their relationship with Jesus. Our goal is that every child who attends feels connected to a community that lives out Jesus’ unconditional love. Our weekend services give the opportunity to participate in worship, small groups, teaching, and of course, lots and lots of fun!