Sep
23

Men’s Bible Study

  • Saturday, Sep 23, 7:30 am

There are so many voices out there that are telling you what it means to be a man.  Discover God’s design for men with a clear definition and inspiring vision in the next Men's Bible Study, A Man and His Design by Authentic Manhood.  Authentic Manhood is all about setting men up to live lives of truth, passion, and purpose.  All men are invited to join on Saturdays at 7:30 am in the Lobby of New Life Church.

Sep
23

Dare 2 Share LIVE

  • Saturday, Sep 23, 10:45 am

Students in grades 7 - 12 are invited to be a part of a national teen movement of gospel conversations on Saturday, September 23.  Dare 2 Share Live is a national, live, multi-site training and outreach event that will inspire and unleash teens to spark a movement of Gospel conversations throughout the nation.  In addition to the live video stream with high energy, dynamic training from Greg Stier, Zane Black, Tenth Avenue North, Propaganda, and Skit Guys, attendees will experience a live local worship band and a live emcee.  Meet at Harvest New Beginnings located at 5315 Douglas Rd, Oswego.  Tickets are $20 per person.

Schedule:
Morning (11:00-2:30pm) – Inspiration and Training
Afternoon (2:30-5:00pm) – Outreach (Sharing and Service)
Evening (5:00-6:30pm) – Praise and Prayer Celebration

Online registration is now closed.  Tickets are still available, and you can purchase them at Harvest New Beginnings on Saturday.

Sep
24

Student Life 2.0

  • Sunday, Sep 24, 9:00 am

What do we do when our friends ask difficult questions about Christianity?  How do we begin and/or engage in a civil discussion about objections to our faith?  This is the focus of Student Life 2.0, happening on Sundays starting September 10 at 9:00 am in Room 5.  We will be looking at The Reason for God by Tim Keller and Does God Exist?, a study by TrueU.  Students in grades 7 - 12 are invited to join in as we openly discuss these topics.

Sep
24

Sign Up to Attend a Small Group

  • Sunday, Sep 24, 9:00 am

Want to get engaged with God and with others who attend New Life Church in a smaller setting?  Then sign up to join a small group this fall!  Our small group sessions will go for six weeks from October 8 - November 18.  It would be great if everyone could get connected to a group this fall!  Small groups open you to new relationships with others and a deeper relationship with Jesus.  Come for a safe and loving home environment to connect with others and have fun!  Some groups have childcare available, are located in many different areas, and have many day/time options to work with your schedule.  Give it a try and sign up in the Lobby starting Sunday, September 10.

Sep
24

Greenhouse Intensive

  • Sunday, Sep 24, 3:00 pm

Are you interested in taking Greenhouse?  Do you want to finish ALL three sessions on ONE evening in a few hours?  Do you want to attend just an individual Greenhouse Session?  At our Greenhouse Sessions, you will learn more about who we are as a church.  You will also get the opportunity to get to know others who attend New Life Church in a smaller setting.  You will even learn how you can get involved in the ministry here at New Life Church.  And the best part is, you can do all the above on ONE Sunday night.  The date is Sunday, September 24, and kickoff time is 3:00 pm at New Life Church.  Light refreshments and childcare are provided.

Online registration is now closed.  You can register at the Information Center on Sunday.

Sep
26

Women’s Bible Study

  • Tuesday, Sep 26, 9:00 am

All ladies are invited to experience God's presence and power in the Women's Bible Study based on the book, When God’s Spirit Moves by Jim Cymbala.  This 9-week study will go from September 12 - November 14, (skipping October 31) meeting in the Kids Auditorium on Tuesday mornings from 9:00  - 11:00 am and Tuesday evenings from 6:30 - 8:00 pm.  Check out the brochure for more information!

Sep
27

See You at the Pole

  • Wednesday, Sep 27, 7:00 am

Students of all ages!  See You at the Pole is Wednesday, September 27.  All around the globe, students will be gathering at their school flagpoles, praying for their families, churches, schools, and communities.  This day is committed to global unity in Christ and prayer for your generation.  Invite your friends, and we’ll See You at the Pole!  Check with your school for exact times.  Go to syatp.com for more information.

Sep
27

Wednesday Night Kids Activities

  • Wednesday, Sep 27, 7:00 pm

Wednesday nights are great for kids!  Beginning at 7:00 pm and ending at 8:15 pm, New Life Church provides unique experiences for kids 3 years old - 6th grade.  The 3 year old - K kids enjoy activities geared just for them that include stories, crafts, games and more. Kids in 1st - 3rd grade enjoy large group time together but also break up into smaller grade groups, where they participate in all sorts of fun activities geared for them. Kids in 4th - 6th grade enjoy music, crazy videos, and small groups along with other “cool” segments that help them engage in discussion about God and their own faith.

Sep
27

Student Life

  • Wednesday, Sep 27, 7:00 pm

Student Life, our community of 7th - 12th graders, meets on Wednesdays at 7:00 pm in the New Life Church Auditorium.  There is incredible worship, messages from the Bible that make sense, and small groups where you and your friends can discover the incredible lives God has in store for you.  Come on in, and check it out!  To see our current series, visit us on Facebook!

Sep
27

Wednesday Night Prayer

  • Wednesday, Sep 27, 7:00 pm

Join other New Lifers for a time of prayer every Wednesday night at 7:00 pm in Room 5.  This is an open invitation to all who need prayer or want to join together to pray for our church, our community, our nation, and our world.

Oct
08

Parent/Child Dedication Class

  • Sunday, Oct 8, 10:30 am

Parent/Child Dedication Class is an opportunity for parents to actively dedicate themselves before God, to provide everything necessary for the growth of their child physically, mentally, emotionally, socially, and spiritually.  This class will take place on Sunday, October 8 at 10:30 am in Room 4 for the dedication on Sunday, October 15.

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Oct
08

Kids/Students Christmas Musical Rehearsals

  • Sunday, Oct 8, 1:00 pm

Break out the flip flops, grab a beach towel, and warm up your voice for our 2017 Kids/Students Christmas Musical happening on Sunday, December 3 at 5:00 pm at New Life Church.  Jingle Bell Beach is a "Christmas meets Island Adventure" musical.  All kindergartners through 12th graders are welcome to participate in this year’s musical.  We’ll see you for some Christmas fun in the sun at our first rehearsal on Sunday, October 8 at 1:00 pm in the New Life Church Auditorium.

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Oct
10

Evergreens Octoberfest

  • Tuesday, Oct 10, 12:00 pm

Please join your “over 55” peers for some good Octoberfest food on Tuesday, October 10 at 12:00 pm in the Auditorium. If you are able, bring your favorite fall food dish to share. For some added fun, bring a photo of when you were a child, under 10 years old, if possible.  We will try to guess "who is who."  Pastor Ron Markese, who leads the senior group at Calvary Church in Naperville, will be our guest speaker.  Text Mickey at 630-740-1665 or call Irene at 630-730-8379 to RSVP.

Oct
11

Effective Parenting Small Group

  • Wednesday, Oct 11, 6:45 pm

Raising children is challenging in today’s world.  Packed with practical advice, this Small Group based on the study, Effective Parenting in a Defective World by Chip Ingram, will give pre-parents, parents of babies, and even veteran parents, a vision for their kid's future with life-changing help for today.  This Small Group will take place on Wednesday nights from 6:45 - 8:15 pm at New Life Church from October 11 - November 15.  Childcare is provided.  Cost is $10 per couple or per person if only one parent will be registering.

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Oct
11

The Marriage You’ve Always Wanted

  • Wednesday, Oct 11, 6:45 pm

Imagine a marriage where your emotional needs are met.  You and your spouse talk openly, you have fun on dates, and intimacy in the bedroom comes naturally.  This 6-week Small Group based on the study, The Marriage You've Always Wanted by Gary Chapman, takes place at New Life Church on Wednesday nights from 6:45 - 8:15 pm going from October 11 - November 15.  Childcare is provided.  Cost is $10 per couple.

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Oct
14

Women’s Fall Gathering

  • Saturday, Oct 14, 9:30 am

Come spend the day with the women of New Life Church on Saturday, October 14 from 9:30 am – 2:00 pm.  We will be hearing from special guest, Shari Tvrdik, as she shares her heart.  Shari and her family recently returned from living in the ger districts of Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, where they served on the foreign mission field for eight years.  Through testimony, music, and lunch with friends, you are sure to be encouraged!  Cost is $15 per person through October 8, and will go up to $18 per person after until the deadline on October 10.

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Oct
15

Baptism Class

  • Sunday, Oct 15, 10:30 am

Anyone who is interested in water baptism at New Life Church, must attend this Sunday class prior to your actual baptism.  New Life Church is offering water baptism class on Sunday, October 15.  Class will be at 10:30 am in Room 4.  Baptisms will take place on Sunday, October 29.  

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