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Faith

Local faith events: July 1 through July 8

Ongoing

• Adoration – Ends noon July 3 and resumes after 7:30 a.m. Mass, July 8, St. Mary Immaculate Parish 15629 S. Rt. 59 Plainfield 60544.

• Our Savior Lutheran Preschool and Kindergarten open enrollment – Call 815-725-1688 or visit oursaviorlutheranpk.com.

• Register for fall religious education and confirmation classes in the fall at St. Mary Immaculate Parish in Plainfield. Registration forms are available at smip.org or onsite. Confirmation classes meet on Monday nights. RE classes meet on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday nights or Saturday mornings. Registration ends Aug. 6. For more information,call 815.436.4501.

• St. Mary Nativity 2019/2020 Faith Formation Session Registration – Call Nancy Smith at 815-726-4073 or e-mail nsmith@stmarynativity.org.

July 1

• Power Evangelism Group – 6 p.m.; also July 8, Legacy Vineyard Church 315 E 11th St., Lockport. Call 815-726-1155 or visit legacyvineyardchurch.com.

July 2

• Celebrate Recovery – 6 p.m., Restoration Christian Church, 114 Channahon St., Shorewood. Bible-based teachings and music. Men and women in separate groups. Free and open to the public. For information, call Mike Vollmer at 815-545-6522 or visit rccnow.org

• Families United Overcoming Addiction-Substance Use Disorders – 7 to 8:30 p.m., Community Christian Church, 24035 Riverwalk Court, Plainfield. For more information, email Sheree Stilwell at shereestilwell@comcast.net.

July 3

• Circle of Love – 9 a.m. to noon, First United Methodist Church, 1000 S. Washington, Lockport. Provides diapers and feminine hygiene products which cannot be purchased through the government assistance program.  For more information, call 815-838-1017 or visit www.1umclockport.org.

• Faith and Economic Freedom – 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Legacy Vineyard Church 315 E 11th St., Lockport. Call 815-726-1155 or visit legacyvineyardchurch.com.

• Wednesdays at LIFE Church Joliet – 7 p.m., Life Church Joliet, 714 Bethel Drive, Joliet. Worship, Bible study, activities for youth. For more information, call 815-355-6160 or visit lcjoliet.org.

July 4

• Pray with the Franciscan Friars – 8 a.m. (morning prayer) and 5:30 p.m. (evening prayer) Monday through Friday, St. John the Baptist friary, Joliet. For information, call Brother Ed at 217-316-4335.

July 5

July 6

• First Saturday Devotion/Rosary – After 7:30 a.m. Mass, St. Mary Immaculate Parish, 15629 S. Route 59, Plainfield. For information, call 815-436-2651.

• Co-Dependents Anonymous – 8 to 9:30 a.m., Channahon United Methodist Church, 24751 W. Eames St., Channahon. 12-step program for healthy relationships. Call Nancy at 708-912-3056.

• First Saturday Devotion Prayers – 9 a.m., Church of St. Jude, 2212 McDonough St., Joliet. All welcome.

• Shabbat Services – 9:30 a.m., Joliet Jewish Congregation, 250 N. Midland Ave., Joliet. Call 815-741-4600 or visit jolietjewishcongregation.com.

• Supper Saturday – 5 to 7 p.m., Christ Centered Church 2800 Black Road, Joliet. Worship, communion, hamburgers and hot dogs. Call 815-342-3538.

July 7

• Thrift Shop – 10 a.m., Channahon United Methodist Church, 24751 W. Eames St., Channahon. 12-step program for healthy relationships. Call Nancy at 708-912-3056.

• Healing Prayer Service – 1:30 p.m., St. Mary Immaculate Parish, 15629 S. Route 59, Plainfield. For information, call 815-436-2651.

• PUMC's VBS 2019! – 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., through July 11, Plainfield United Methodist Church 15114 S Illinois St, Plainfield. Age 3 by Sept. 1 through grade 8. Register at plainfieldumc.com.

• Three Simple Rules Summer Small Group – 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., United Methodist Church of New Lenox 339 W Haven Ave., New Lenox. Contact Pastor Matthew at 815-485-8271.

July 8

Miraculous Mission VBS – 9 a.m. to noon, through July 12, Peace Lutheran Church 24024 W Main St., Plainfield. Age 3 through those entering fifth grade. Register at peaceplainfield.org, email Elizabeth Balla at eaballa@gmail.com or call 815-436-9847.

• VBS – 9 a.m., through July 12, Highpoint Church, Sanctuary Campus 1251 Windham Pkwy, Romeoville. Ages 4 to 10. $15. Register at highpoint.church/bolingbrook.

Roar into fun at VBS! – 5 to 8:30 p.m., through July 12, Westminster Presbyterian Church, 1015 Winthrop Ave., Joliet. Age 3 through seventh grade. Free. Register at 815-725-6687.

• VBS Incredible Race – 5:30 through 7:45 p.m., through July 12, Plainfield Congregational Church UCC 24020 West Fraser Road, Plainfield. $5 per child. Register at plainfielducc.org.

• Vacation Bible School – 6 to 8:30 p.m., through July 12, First Baptist Church Bolingbrook 314 E Briarcliff Road, Bolingbrook. Ages 5 to 11. Contact 630-739-5411 or Office@firstbaptistbolingbrook.com

• Vacation Bible School – 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., through July 12, Lincolnway Christian Church 690 E. Illinois Hwy, New Lenox. Register at lincolnway.org.

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