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Sunday Worship

THIS WEEKEND IN WORSHIP
Summer Series: American Idols
3D Worship - UP! with Pastor Gregg DeMey
2 Kings 18:1-8

"I lift up my eyes to the mountains
where does my help come from?
My help comes from the Lord
the maker of heaven and earth."
~ Psalm 121:1-2

Worship is ONLINE here or via FACEBOOK.

Announcements

SUMMER PRAYER GUIDES
Summer Prayer Guides based on the Psalms from the Lectionary are available on the credenzas in the back of the Worship Center. We created these flexible and portable prayer guides to help connect us to God and stay open to the Spirit this summer. These psalms will also shape part of our daily audio devotions over the summer. Or download here.

ECRC FEST | SEP 11
Save-the-date for the ECRC Fest coming September 11!
Join us for fabulous food, music, and more after worship on Sunday, Sep 11 as we kick-off fall ministries.

MID-WEEK FALL REGISTRATIONS
We're open for fall —Little Lambs, Cadets, Pathfinders, GEMS, CoffeeBreak Bible Study, and more are available for your registration and fall planning at REGISTRATIONS.

COFFEE BREAK BIBLE STUDY KICK-OFF| SEP 14 & 15
Coffee Break —A comfortable and supportive place to discover together what the Bible has to say to us in our modern world – and why it still matters. We heard you —and we’ve also expanded our Wednesday evening studies for those with busy daytime schedules! Find out more at elmhurstrc.org/coffeebreak.

LITTLE LAMBS PRESCHOOL | SEP 13, 14 & 15
Little Lambs Preschool Experience is a safe, inviting, one-day-a-week biblically-based preschool experience for children ages 3 to 6 (and potty-trained). Children sing, play, and learn in classes with teachers specializing in curriculum areas including Music, Crafts, Bible, Creative Learning, and Free Play. Register for Tuesday, Wednesday, or Thursday morning, Fall semester begins mid-September. Info at elmhurstcrc.org/little lambs.

CHOIR KICK-OFF | SEP 12
Sing with the choir this fall! Join our new Choir Director, Erin Lanenga, in worship leadership. All ages and singing experience levels are invited to come on out and experience choir —this is a great opportunity to try it out. Our Choir kick-off (and test drive date for those who just want to see what it’s all about) is Monday, Sep 12. Choir rehearsals are Mondays from 7-8 pm, and we’ll sing two Sundays and month and some special services (and special music!). Questions? Contact [email protected].

DATABASE UPDATE | AUGUST 2022
We continue to implement the various functionalities of our new database – Planning Center Online. And, we’ll be adding and expanding those to all users throughout the summer. One of those functionalities includes the People Directory. We’ll keep you informed as soon as that becomes available.

SERVE

CHILDREN'S WORSHIP LEADERS
Small group leaders are needed for our 1st-5th grade Children's Worship kids. Would you be willing to lead an amazing group of kids in a time of worship and learning once a month or once every other month? The lessons are fully written and supplies prepared for you. Please email Kara Hackert for more info.

MY BROTHER'S KITCHEN 4th SATURDAY SERVES
MBK is a collaborative ministry, bringing together suburban and urban people to serve a meal to the community and eat together. Saturdays from 11:00am- 1:oopm at 1241 S Pulaski. We'll be serving together the 4th Saturday of the month . Sign Up Here. Questions? Contact Tara Tameling

JUBILEE FURNITURE STORE VOLUNTEERS
It's time to "stock the store" with volunteers! From Cashiers to Delivery Truck Drivers and Showroom Assistants, there are plenty of ways to get involved and support Jubilee. Click the application link here to see the opportunities.

JUBILEE FURNITURE STORE CO-MANAGER (PAID)
Jubilee is hiring a store co-manager (part-time) to help open and run the new Jubilee Furniture Resale store in Lombard (240 West Roosevelt Road). This is an exciting opportunity -- check out job description, requirements, and compensation at elmhurstcrc.org/jubilee.

COMMUNITY

Caring Network is a pregnancy center that welcomes all women with unconditional love, counsel, and resources in the face of an unplanned pregnancy. Caring Network has full and part-time job openings available including Hot-Line professionals, Center Director, Executive Assistant, Sonographer, and more. Check out caringnetwork.com/careers for the full list

Spirito Singers Auditions Treble singers entering 5th – 12th grades are invited to join. Men are invited to join the Men of Spirito too! Spirito offers: Music education and performance training, New friends from over 50 different schools, Collaborations, tours, and service opportunities Relaxed auditions held in groups and online. For information /auditions: spiritosingers.org/getinvolved. The season begins mid-August.

DEVOTIONALS & PODCASTS

ON-THE-GO DEVOS EXPERIENCE
Subscribe to Sunday's Coming! Devotional Experience and receive bite-sized, 4-minute weekday daily devotionals. These inspiring devotionals will be dropped to your phone each morning (Monday through Friday) around 7 a.m. — ideal preparation for Sunday’s worship service. Text "DEVOS" to 630.748.8172

CHURCH OFFICE HOURS:

Monday - Thursday: 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Fridays: 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
We're available online 24/7.