Announcements for the Week Ahead

We have resumed in-person worship at our normal worship times: 

Saturdays at 6:30 pm, Sundays at 8 and 11 am.

We continue to offer worship online Sundays at 8am. 

The livestream link can be found here.

Calling all 3 year-olds through 8th grade! Join in as we prepare to lead worship with the musical, "An Out of the Box Christmas", for the last midweek Advent service on Dec. 15!

It is always a great time as we learn and grow and worship together!! Registration Deadline is October 13! Here's the rehearsal schedule: Grades 1-8: Sunday afternoons, 12:30-2:30 p.m. Nov. 7-Dec. 12 PreK/K: 3 the sanctuary, Nov. 28, Dec. 5 & 12 Please sign up on the bulletin board in the welcome area or by contacting Jeannie Newton at 815-262-5789 or email:

Wednesdays for 6 weeks through November 3 from 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Join April Marque on a journey through time as she teaches art history as it ties into the Christian tradition through the ages.  Explore the beauty of art and how Christians have utilized this gift of creativity through history!

Faith Legacy seminar for parents of 6 year-olds. It will be held November 3, 10, and 17 from 6:30 - 8 p.m. at Mt. Olive. Please register by October 24, or for more information, contact Erin Lange at 815-222-4061

Our congregational memory verse for October is Philippians 4:4-6.

Pastor Ken Krause called home to heaven

We invite you to join us in remembering the life of our dear Pastor and friend, the Reverend Ken Krause. 

View the service online

Remembering Pastor Krause

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Hang tight while we look up scheduled events...

Ministry Highlights

  • Christian Arts Institute

    Click HERE to find out what offerings are available through our Christian Arts Institute, to request more information, or sign up for music lessons!

  • Faith legacy Seminars

    Click HERE to learn more about Faith Legacy Seminars for infants - 12th graders and their parents!