An historic peace church in the heart of Elgin

All Things New…

Judith Gibble

Welcome, Pastor Judith!

We welcome Judith Gibble as our interim pastor. She began serving our congregation this month.


The Adult Choir has begun a new season. All who are interested in singing are welcome. Please contact W. Nolen.

Food for Greater Elgin service day is Monday, September 15 at 5:30 p.m. Join us as we serve the hungry in our community. Contact J. Flores for more information.

Congregational Business Meeting is scheduled for Sunday, September 21, at 1 p.m. We will hear recommendations from the church board regarding a 3 year strategic plan for the congregation.

Global Peace Feast Potluck and Peace Concert will be held on Sunday, September 21, the International Day of Peace. Bring an international dish and a global wish. Contact D. Henson for more information.

Beyond Hunger Breakfast celebrating 70 years of Heifer International will be held at York Center Church of the Brethren on Friday, October 3 at 9 a.m., featuring Oscar Castañeda, Vice President of the Americas Programs. Contact Pastor Jeanne if you would like to carpool.

Small Groups focused on prayer will meet for 8 weeks beginning October 5. Please contact D. Doudt for more information.

Adults on the Go are headed to the Morton Arboretum on Tuesday, October 21 for a tour of the fall color display on the Acorn Express. We'll carpool from the church at 8:45 a.m. and plan to stay through lunch, departing for home by 2:30 p.m. Tickets are $14. Lunch is additional. Contact D. Doudt for more information.

Habitat for Humanity of Northern Fox Valley is currently rebuilding a house in Carpentersville each Friday and Saturday. Register here or contact D. Knieriem for more information.

Deacons for September are J. and D. Lengle.