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700 E. 9th St., Lockport, IL  60441

815 838-2091

Church and Ministry Center
Ministry Center (left) and church- (6/3/2014)


Sunday, October 19th

Worship Service: Consecration Sunday - 9:30 - 10:30 a.m.

We celebrate the conclusion of our Stewardship campaign. We'll have a special act of offering to dedicate our commitment for use of Time, Talent, and Treasure. We celebrate our commitments as we seek to deepen our faith together.

"Shine" Worship Service - 11:00 - 12:00 a.m.

Tuesday, October 21st, & 28th

Book discussion - 10:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

The book is "The Faith Club" by Idliby, Oliver and Warner. It is the story of three women representing Christianity, Islam and Judaism and explores the differences and similarities of their faith. If you have this book, bring it with you. Call the church office at 815 838-2091 if you'd like us to order one for you.

Sunday, October 26th

One Worship Service: Reformation and Birthday Sunday - 10:00 - 11:00 a.m.

On this day we acknowledge church reformers including those who founded this Lockport First Congregational Church. We also recognize members who have been part of this church for 50 years or more.

Sunday, November 2nd

Worship Service: Memorial Sunday - 9:30 - 10:30 a.m.

We celebrate and remember the lives of those who have died during the past year.

"Shine" Worship Service - 11:00 - 12:00 a.m.

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Confirmation class

A new group of students has begun a Confirmation class. The candidates are Andrew Bean, Ross Cronholm and Kyelar Enyen.

Meeting on Sundays at 12:45 p.m. in the Parlor, the group enters the next part of their faith journey as they explore scriptures and church life with each other and with various mentors.

Please pray for these young people as they deepen their understanding of a Christian life.

First Class Kids

Let your neighbors and friends with young children know about this quality opportunity.  Call Sue Gonzalez at 815 838-8133.  More information

On Tuesdays at 10:00 a.m. during the preschool year there are two special opportunities:

  • The children meet in the sanctuary for Bible Story Time with the Pastor or the Director of Teaching Ministries.
  • Adults are invited for coffee in the lobby.  Stay to visit, and/or take a coffee to go.