All of the ministries offered at Lombard Christian Reformed Church are provided for the purpose of growing our faith and love in Jesus Christ. They are also designed to build fellowship with each other and to provide an opportunity to reach out to the community. We offer many different ministries for all ages and interests. For a list of all our outward ministries, please begin by viewing our ministries page.
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Service OpportunityFriday Night Connect is a combined program between Villa Park & Lombard schools, churches, police and community groups to reach middle school aged students with a positive peer gathering on Friday nights at various locations in our area. From 6-8 pm adult volunteers are needed to be chaperones. If you have a heart for middle school aged kids and can offer a Friday night a month to help, please talk to Pastor John.
Network of NationsAirport pickup for NIU students from O’Hare needed. Contact Ginny Jupp at 630-202-8089 Outreach Community MinistriesThe After School Program meeting in our church from Tuesday – Friday is looking for volunteers to help the middle school kids and be something of a big brother or big sister to them while they are here.Here are some ways we can serve. If you would like more information talk to Pastor John or use the email link at the bottom:Volunteer Opportunities with After School Program (York Community Resource Center)“Specials” Leader - Do you knit, do art, build, sing, dance, play a sport?…we are looking for folks who have a special skill you could share with our after-school students!Wednesday afternoons: 6th-8th grade 5:15-6pm (at Lombard CRC)1st-5th grade 4:30-5:15 (at the Resource Center at 1420 S Meyers Rd).Study Mentor - Assist 6th, 7th, and 8th-grade students as they work on homework and academic enrichment activities. Study Mentors get the chance to be positive role models and build lasting relationships with students through working with 1-3 students at a time during the academic hour to help students stay on task, work on homework, and learn study and homework habits.Tuesday-Thursday 4:30-5:30 pm (at Lombard CRC)Classroom Helper or 1-1 Tutor - assist in our 1st-5th-grade classroom, either as a 1-1 tutor helping an individual student with homework and academic enrichment activities or as an aide who jumps in anywhere needed!Monday-Thursday 3:30-5pm (at the Resource Center at 1420 S Meyers Rd)If you are interested in any of these opportunities, please contact YCRC Site Director Alethea “Lathie” Norton at 630-474-1797 or
LOVE YOUR NEIGHBOR DAYOn Saturday, September 23, the Christian Church of Villa Park, with the help of Calvary United Methodist and St. John's Lutheran, is hosting a work day to help neighbors in need. We do basic cleaning, maintenance, yard work, and more for our neighbors who are physically and/or financially unable to do so. Volunteer Applications (attached) need to be in by Sept. 2 so please get the word out soon! Christian Church of Villa Park, (630) 833-7262. CROP Hunger Walk2017 Great Prairie Trail CROP Hunger Walk on October 15th, kicking off at Lombard Common at 1:30 p.m. To help you prepare and recruit team members we invite you to the OPEN HOUSE RALLY on Tuesday, August 29th at Calvary Episcopal Church, 105 West Maple, Lombard. Feel free to come anytime between 5 and 8 p.m. to pick up envelopes, posters, activity sheets, bulletin inserts, and other useful materials to help you prepare for the walk.
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