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Rev. Clinton McFarland

Vision Sunday Rev. Clinton McFarland, Founder/ Senior Pastor of Grace Baptist Church Atlanta Ga will be our guest speaker on Sunday May 26th at 5:00pm. Pastor McFarland is highly respected among his peers as a preacher’s preacher. Do not miss this great service.

Church Office

Church Office In observance of the Memorial Day Holiday, the CHURCH OFFICE will be CLOSED on Monday, May 27th and will re-open Tuesday, May 28th during our normal business hours.

Chicago Gospel Run

Health & Wellness Ministry ARE YOU READY TO GET YOUR STEPS IN? Join us for the 7th Annual Chicago Gospel Run 5K & 10K Run & Walk Saturday, June 1, 2019 Oakwood (39th Street) Beach - 8 a.m. Register at www.gospelrun.com. All that want to participate get a discount of $25 to register. Please meet in Multi-Purpose Room 1 for more information TODAY.

Baptismal Ceremony

Baptismal Ceremony Please join us for our Baptismal Ceremony on Sunday, June 2 during our 11 a.m. morning worship service. If you would like to register for this service, registration forms are available at the Information Center in the Lobby or call the Church at 708.344.0704 for more information.

Foundation of the Faith

F.O.T.F Quarterly Session The quarterly sessions are open to new members and/or seasoned members who have not completed the seven 7 Foundation of the Faith classes. This will be your opportunity to take all seven classes in one day. Quarterly Session F.O.T.F on Saturday June 8 from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. T.H. Wade Foundation Center Room 201.

Before you say I Do

Congregational Care Session 3 of our 2019 “Before you say I Do” premarital class will begin on Sunday, June 9. This 5 week class is offered on Sunday mornings during our Discipleship Hour 9:45 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. in the T.H. Wade Foundation Center. So, if you planning to get married in the near future join other couples for this dynamic class. Registration forms are available at the Information Center in the Church lobby. Call the Congregational Care office @ 708.344.0704 for more information or to register.

Iron Sharpens Iron

Men’s Conference - Iron Sharpens Iron CALLING ALL MEN, we are back at it again with our Annual Men’s Conference Iron Sharpens Iron. Ron Barrett and Rock of Ages group “TRUTH" will be performing Friday night June 14th at 7 p.m. featuring the Men's Choir and all are invited. Following with Saturday, June 15th at 10 a.m. a Men’s Only Breakfast with special guest speaker Apostle Daryl Kyle, Aeirs of the Promise Church in the Rock Cafe of the T.H. Wade Foundation Center.

Spa Day

W.O.R.D MINISTRY Women of Righteous Distinction need you at the next planning meeting for our 2019 Spa day. Join the planning committee on Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 10:00am in the T.H. Wade Building. Light refreshments served.

Christian Education Session

Christian Education Session kicks off on May 14 - June 25th. When: Tuesdays (weekly): 6:30 p.m.—8:00 p.m. Location: T.H. Wade Building. Two (2) Classes: 1) Finding TRUTH amidst Controversy; 2) Fasting for Spiritual Breakthrough. Great panel discussion topics i.e. How does your faith apply to your political decision? How do you find GOD when our loved ones are taken too soon? How do you forgive the worst of injustices done to you; is it really necessary? Join us for this compelling and thought provoking discussion! Refreshments will be served.

Style and Grace

Savvy Senior Ministry Please join the us on Saturday, June 29, 2019, at the Black Ensemble Theater to attend “Style and Grace” in tribute to Lena Horne and Nancy Wilson. Location: 4450 N. Clark Street, Chicago, IL 60640 Time: 3:00 P.M. Cost: $60.00 (Full payment due by June 16, 2019. No installment payments) Bus leaves the church east parking lot at 1:00 P.M. (On Madison between 12th and 13th streets) Tickets will be sold immediately in MP. Rm. 1 after our Sunday services. Cash only please.

Prayer Changes Things

Prayer and Noon Bible Study We invite you to join us as we pray and study the word of God each Wednesday. Come and join us as we study the word of God at 12 noon with Rev. Anthony Townsend in the Rock cafe T.H. WADE BLDG & prayer for our church, Pastor and our community at 6:30 p.m. in the Chapel. Prayer changes things.

Power Hour

Rock of Ages, we are excited to announce that the Revolution Youth Ministry is in Full Effect! We will host a Power Hour for all youth 13-17 years of age, the 2nd - 4th Sunday of each month in the Chapel at 10:45 a.m. We welcome all youth to join us for Open Table Discussions centered around Biblical Principles to keep you grounded in the Word and LIT, at the same time!!! #RYM #POWERHOUR #ROABC #WeLIT

One Step

ARE YOU READY TO GET YOUR STEPS IN? Our Health & Wellness Ministry “One Step” Girl-trek Walking club will meet every Saturday at 6:45 Am for one hour, in front of Rock of Ages Baptist Church. Located at 1309 Madison Ave Maywood IL. For more information please see one of our ministry members in the MP-1 room immediately after each service. Take “One Step” and God will do the rest!!!!

Compassion Line

If you experience the death of a family member, need someone to visit you in the hospital, or need your Church family to pray for you, remember, we provide a 24-hour compassion line at 708-343-(HOPE) that’s 708-343-4673.

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