Get Involved in The Missions of Our Church

 

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More information about each of the mission opportunities below can be found  by clicking on its page in the “Get Involved” drop-down menu, or calling the church office at 847-658-5308.  

 

Where Can I Serve? 

 
Algonquin Lake in the Hills Interfaith Food Pantry
To donate bring non-perishables to church on the first Sunday of each month.  To volunteer at the Food Pantry, please call
(847) 854-1904.
 
Fair Trade
On the second Sunday of each month, items from a worker-owned co-op that sells 100% fair trade coffee, tea, cocoa and some foods are available in Fellowship Hall for purchase or order.
 
Faith in Action
This group meets once a month to discuss social and environmental issues and to organize activities aimed toward making positive changes.
 
Golden Diners – Meals on Wheels
Volunteers from the church deliver hot lunches to seniors through the Salvation Army Golden Diners – Meals on Wheels program in February, June and October.
 
Heavenly Attic Resale Shop
The shop sells gently used items to the public at reasonable prices.  Donations are always welcome and volunteers are always needed to staff the store or prepare items for sale.  
 
McHenry County PADS
PADS offers emergency and transitional housing coupled with support services to help homeless individuals work toward becoming self sufficient. Volunteers from CCA provide three meals and overnight staffing once a month, October through April. 
 
Senior Center
The Senior Center meets every Tuesday from 8:45 am to 12:00 noon in Fellowship Hall at the Church.  It provides a gathering place for senior adults where fellowship, socialization and enrichment opportunities are available. 
 
Yarn Works 
This group meets weekly to create knitted, crocheted and hand-sewn products to be donated to a variety of people and causes.  Beginners are welcome and start-up supplies are available.   
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Advocating for Justice
The Advocating for Justice page contains suggested causes and concerns in which you might want to become involved.
 
Current Projects
This page lists current special mission projects of our Church.
     Literacy Tutoring
     Recycling
 
Recent Projects
Some recent mission projects are listed on this page.
     CROP Walk
     100 Oaks for 100 Years
     CWS School Kits
     Feed My Starving Children

Call or Visit

You may call the church office at 847 658-5308 for more information on any of these mission opportunities, or visit any Sunday to learn more.  

 
“No matter who you are or where you are on life’s journey, you are welcome here”.