News & Upcoming Events

Ongoing on Thursdays (12:00pm)
John Bible Study with Pastor Jim

Join Pastor Jim through the Gospel of John on Thursdays at noon in the Commons!

Monday Nights February 12th-March 25th (7:30-8:30pm)
Lenten Book Study with Pastor Abigail

Join Pastor Abigail for this Lenten Series! We will be reading through the book, “Hard and Holy Work: A Lenten Journey through the Book of Exodus.” Order a copy of the book off Amazon and jump in at any point throughout Lent! If you have questions email Pastor Abigail.

Sunday, February 25th (after worship)
Confirmation Bake Sale 

Support the 7th and 8th grade confirmation students as they raise money to support Connections for the Homeless and The Night Ministry!

Wednesday, March 6th (7:00pm)

Speakers Forum: “Meet the Neighbors: An Interfaith Dialogue,”
with Qasim Gillani from Glenview’s Ishmaili Jamatkhana and Rev. Dr. James Matarazzo, GCC’s Senior Minister

Sunday, March 10 (3:00pm)
Concert For Peace: Home 

Join us for the 10th annual peace concert!

Sunday, March 17 (after worship)
Inquiring Members Breakfast

Want to learn more about new membership at GCC? Join us after worship in the Chapel for some refreshments and to learn more about membership at GCC! Those interested in membership will be invited to join during worship on April 14th.

Tuesday, March 19 (11:30am)
Senior Luncheon: Spring Into Spring

Shake off the winter blues by joining us for soup, salad and fellowship! (Community Room) RSVP to Karen Aldrich.

Sunday, March 24th (10:00am)
Palm Sunday Worship

Thursday, March 28th (7:00pm)
Maundy Thursday Service 

Friday, March 29th (7:00pm)
Good Friday Service

Sunday, March 31st (9:00am & 11:00am)
Easter Worship Services. An Easter Egg Hunt for kids and youth will take place between services from 10:15-10:45.  

Sunday, April 7th (10:00am)

“Second Easter”: Beatles Sunday!
Join us for our 10th annual “Secular Music Sunday”! We will harken back to the first of these special services at GCC: The Beatles! You don’t want to miss this!

Wednesday, April 10th (7:00pm)

Speakers Forum: “A Trio of Pairs: Poems, Short Stories, and Old Friends,”
with Judy Adams and Allan Ruter, longtime teaching colleagues and literary combatants in the vein of Gene Siskel and Roger Ebert

Sunday, May 5th (10:00am)
Confirmation Sunday & Fourth Grade Bible Presentation