Naperville Mission Week 2017
Aug
29
to Sep 4

Naperville Mission Week 2017

Naperville Mission Week: A Week of Mission-Minded Activities for the love of Naperville and for the glory of God who loves us.

Naperville Mission Week 2017

Proclaiming and Treasuring Christ Together in Naperville

SCHEDULE:
Tuesday 8/29 at 7 PM: Evangelism Training (PM for address)
Wednesday 8/30: A Day of Fasting and Evening of Prayer Together. 7 PM Prayer Meeting (PM for address).
Friday PM-Monday PM: Four Days of sharing the gospel with residents of Naperville who visit our booth at the Last Fling Festival. We will be giving copies of Gospel of John and using a board to engage passerbys in discussion.

Here's a video from our outreach in 2015 at the Last Fling Festival:

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Summer Celebration at the Naperville Riverwalk!
Jun
14
5:00pm 5:00pm

Summer Celebration at the Naperville Riverwalk!

Summer Celebration at the Naperville Riverwalk: Food, Fun, Music, & Hymns!

Join us from 5-8 at the Naperville River Walk GRAND PAVILION (912, Honorary Sindt Memorial Ct, Naperville, IL 60540) on Wednesday 6/14 for our SUMMER CELEBRATION!

There will be FREE FOOD, Games for the kids, Face Painting, Give aways, Live Music from a visiting choir, and Hymns.

Schedule
5:00-6:30 Dinner is served (burgers and hot dogs).
6:30 Live Music from our visiting choir
7:00 Hymn Sing

Everyone is welcome at this free kid-friendly event.

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Parent/Child Dedication Service and Potluck LUNCH
Feb
19
9:30am 9:30am

Parent/Child Dedication Service and Potluck LUNCH

Parent/Child Dedication Service and Potluck Lunch

Join us at our regular worship service time (9:30) and location (DuPage Children's Museum in downtown Naperville) for our first ever Parent/Child Dedication Service! Pastor Pat Aldridge from Redeemer Fellowship will with us to preach as 5 of our couples present their children to be dedicated.

After the service is over, we'll be having a potluck lunch together.

Please join us for our service and lunch.

 

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COOKIES & CAROLS
Dec
17
6:30pm 6:30pm

COOKIES & CAROLS

Join us for Cookies & Carols on Saturday December 17th at 6:30 at the DuPage Children’s Museum (downstairs) in downtown Naperville. This family-friendly Carol Service is free and open to the public.

For our Carol Service we’ll being singing Christmas hymns and carols together, hearing Scripture passages, and considering the meaning of Christmas. After the service, we’ll be having cookies together—baked by members of our church.

Everyone is welcome at this family-friendly event, even if you have little or no knowledge of the Christmas story or Christianity.

This event will take place at the DuPage Children’s Museum in downtown Naperville (301 N Washington St.) and is hosted by Cross of Christ Fellowship (a church in downtown plant that meets on Sunday mornings at the DuPage Children’s Museum).

Please join us and bring your family and friends!

Our Facebook event page can be found here: https://www.facebook.com/events/191974244584710

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Open Topic Discussion (11/16): YOU Bring the Topics
Nov
16
7:00pm 7:00pm

Open Topic Discussion (11/16): YOU Bring the Topics

OPEN TOPIC DISCUSSION (11/16): YOU bring the Topics

You bring the questions and topics and we'll discuss them together.

Join us for ASK A PASTOR open topic discussion on Wednesday 11/16 at 7PM in the Barnes & Noble Cafe in downtown Naperville.

Everyone from religious and non-religious backgrounds are welcome.

Pastor Tom--pastor at Cross of Christ Fellowship church in Naperville--will lead and host the group.

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GOD & Suffering Discussion (10/19)
Oct
19
7:00pm 7:00pm

GOD & Suffering Discussion (10/19)

GOD & Suffering Discussion (10/19)

There is so much suffering and pain in our world. This leads many to conclude that a good God cannot exist--or else He would not allow so much pain and suffering. How are we to think about suffering? What does the Bible teach about God and the fact that we suffering?

Join us for ASK A PASTOR discussion on Wednesday 10/19 at 7 PM in the Barnes & Noble Cafe in downtown Naperville as we discuss this together.

Everyone from religious and non-religious backgrounds are welcome.

Pastor Tom--pastor at Cross of Christ Fellowship church in downtown Naperville--will give a brief presentation and then lead an open discussion.

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North Central College CHURCH MEET & GREET
Sep
25
6:00pm 6:00pm

North Central College CHURCH MEET & GREET

  • Meiley-Swallow Hall (North Central College) (map)
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NORTH CENTRAL COLLEGE CHURCH MEET & GREET

Come by and visit our table at North Central College's CHURCH MEET & GREET and WORSHIP NIGHT on Sunday 9/25 from 6-8PM in Meiley-Swallow Hall (31 S Ellsworth St).

We'll be hosting a table and will be giving away books, Bibles, information about church, and other fun stuff!

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JESUS--What Difference Does He Make Today? Discussion
Sep
21
7:00pm 7:00pm

JESUS--What Difference Does He Make Today? Discussion

JESUS--What Difference Does He Make Today? Discussion

Jesus of Nazareth. A man who lived 2,000 years ago. What difference does he make today? Why does he matter today? Join us for ASK A PASTOR on Wednesday 9/21 at 7PM at the Barnes & Noble Cafe in downtown Naperville.

Everyone from religious and non-religious backgrounds are welcome.

Pastor Tom--pastor at Cross of Christ Fellowship church in Naperville--will give a brief presentation and host an open group discussion.

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ASK A PASTOR Meetup Discussion: Hope in a Hopeless Time
Aug
17
7:00pm 7:00pm

ASK A PASTOR Meetup Discussion: Hope in a Hopeless Time

"HOPE IN A HOPELESS TIME DISCUSSION"--Ask A Pastor Meetup

What does the Christian Faith teach about hope? How can we have hope in a world where are our hopes are often dashed? Where is our hope found? Join us on Wednesday 8/17 at 7PM at the Barnes and Noble Cafe in downtown Naperville as we discuss what the Christian Faith teaches about hope.

Everyone from religious and non-religious backgrounds are welcome to join us. Pastor Tom will teach and then lead a discussion.

Pastor Tom will give a presentation on the topic and then lead an open discussion.

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Ask A Pastor Meetup--Open Topic Discussion
May
18
7:00pm 7:00pm

Ask A Pastor Meetup--Open Topic Discussion

Join us on Wednesday May 18th at from 7-8:30 PM at the Barnes & Noble Cafe in downtown Naperville for ASK A PASTOR meetup.

This month we are having an open topic discussion--you bring the questions and topics and we discuss them together.

Everyone from all religious and non-religious backgrounds is welcome. To learn more, go here.

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Ask A Pastor Meetup--What Makes Life Worth Living?
Apr
13
7:00pm 7:00pm

Ask A Pastor Meetup--What Makes Life Worth Living?

Join us for 'Ask A Pastor' Meetup as we discuss "What Makes Life Worth Living? Why Do We Exist?"

We'll be meeting at the Barnes & Noble Cafe in downtown Naperville on Wednesday April 13th from 7-8:30 PM. Everyone is welcome from all religious and non-religious perspectives. Tom will be giving a short teaching and leading the group in a discussion.

To RSVP on meetup, go here.

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EASTER SUNDAY (Launch Weekly Worship Services in Naperville)
Mar
27
9:30am 9:30am

EASTER SUNDAY (Launch Weekly Worship Services in Naperville)

Cross of Christ Fellowship will begin hosting public worship services in downtown Naperville on Easter Sunday 3/27 at 9:30 in the DuPage Children's Museum (301 N Washington St, Naperville, IL 60540).

The Dupage Children's Museum is located in downtown Naperville (301 N Washington St, Naperville, IL 60540)

The Dupage Children's Museum is located in downtown Naperville (301 N Washington St, Naperville, IL 60540)

Please join us as we celebrate Easter together and begin meeting weekly in downtown Naperville for corporate worship on Sunday mornings at 9:30!

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Ask A Pastor Meetup
Mar
16
7:00pm 7:00pm

Ask A Pastor Meetup

ASK A PASTOR Meetup

Join us on Wednesday March 16th at 7PM at the Barnes & Noble Cafe in downtown Naperville for Ask a Pastor meetup.

Pastor Tom will leading the discussion group. This month it is open topic, so you bring the topics and we'll discuss them together!

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CHURCH PLANT LUNCH CELEBRATION
Jan
24
12:30pm12:30pm

CHURCH PLANT LUNCH CELEBRATION

CHURCH PLANT LUNCH CELEBRATION

Join us for a potluck lunch on Sunday 1/24 at 12:30 at Redeemer Fellowship (1125 Oak St. St. Charles) in the fellowship hall downstairs following the 11:00 service.

We'll be giving an update on Cross of Christ Fellowship--including our plans to launch public worship services in Naperville on Easter Sunday--and sharing about how you can be part of what we're doing. We'd love to see as many of you there as possible, as we only have a couple more months at Redeemer (our last Sunday at Redeemer will be 3/13 before our 3/27 Easter Launch)

Everyone is welcome!

Please sign up in the foyer of Redeemer to let us know what you can bring (or comment on our facebook event page here).

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ASK A PASTOR-Meetup (Is Christianity Intolerant?)
Jan
20
7:00pm 7:00pm

ASK A PASTOR-Meetup (Is Christianity Intolerant?)

Ask A Pastor Meetup

Join Pastor Tom on Wednesday January 20th at 7 PM as he leads a meetup discussion group (ASK A PASTOR) at the Barnes & Noble Cafe in downtown Naperville.

The topic this month: "Is Christianity Intolerant?"

Tom will first give a teaching on the topic and then the group in a discussion. Everyone from all backgrounds and religious points of view are welcome. We'll be meeting at the Barnes & Noble Cafe in downtown Naperville.

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'sCAROLS & COOKIES: A Carol Service in Downtown Naperville
Dec
6
6:00pm 6:00pm

'sCAROLS & COOKIES: A Carol Service in Downtown Naperville

  • 14 South Washington Street Naperville, IL, 60540 United States (map)
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FOR INFORMATION ABOUT THIS YEAR'S (2016) COOKIES & CAROLS SERVICE, GO TO THIS FOLLOWING FACEBOOK EVENT PAGE: https://www.facebook.com/events/191974244584710/

 

The information below is about last year's (2015) event:

CAROLS & COOKIES: A Carol Service in Downtown Naperville

Join us for Carols & Cookies, a Carol Service on Sunday December 6th at 6PM in downtown Naperville (14 S Washington St) for a Carol Service. We'll be singing Christmas carols and hymns, hearing Scripture read, and listening to a sermon explaining the Christmas story.

Immediately after, we'll be having cookies together.

14 S Washington St in downtown Naperville

14 S Washington St in downtown Naperville

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Meta: 2 Week Teaching Series at North Central College
Nov
3
6:30pm 6:30pm

Meta: 2 Week Teaching Series at North Central College

META: A 2 Week Teaching Series at North Central College

All North Central College students are invited to attend a 2 week teaching series at Koten Chapel on Tuesday 10/27 and Tuesday 11/3 at 6:30. There will be free dinner and an informative teaching on how we find our story in the big story (the meta-narrative) of what God has done and is doing and will do. This two week study will cover the meta-narrative of Scripture, from Genesis to Revelation, and help students find their place in it.

 

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META: 2 Week Teaching Series at North Central College
Oct
27
6:30pm 6:30pm

META: 2 Week Teaching Series at North Central College

  • Koten Chapel: North Central College (map)
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META: A 2 Week Teaching Series at North Central College

All North Central College students are invited to attend a 2 week teaching series at Koten Chapel on Tuesday 10/27 and Tuesday 11/3 at 6:30. There will be free dinner and an informative teaching on how we find our story in the big story (the meta-narrative) of what God has done and is doing and will do. This two week study will cover the meta-narrative of Scripture, from Genesis to Revelation, and help students find their place in it.


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ASK A PASTOR MEETUP @ Barnes & Noble Cafe
Oct
21
7:00pm 7:00pm

ASK A PASTOR MEETUP @ Barnes & Noble Cafe

On Wednesday October 21st from 7-8:30 Pastor Tom is leading a meetup discussion group called Ask a Pastor and will be teaching on the topic 'Is Christianity Relevant Today?'

A link with more info can be found here.

Everyone from all religious and non-religious backgrounds is welcome. We'll be meeting at the Barnes & Noble Cafe in downtown Naperville.

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Wheaton College Church Meet and Greet
Sep
16
11:00am11:00am

Wheaton College Church Meet and Greet

Wheaton College Students: Cross of Christ Fellowship will host a booth at Wheaton College's 'Church Meet and Greet' on Wednesday Sept 16th from 11-3 PM.

We'll be there and would love to meet you! You can learn all about our efforts to plant a church in Naperville and what it might be like to be a member of our initial congregation.

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