Wednesday

Join us for worship in the Seminar Room at 7 p.m. before participating in one of these classes at 7:30 p.m. Classes start at 7:30 p.m. unless another time is noted.

Wednesday Classes Winter 2019

Wednesdays, 7-8:30p.m.

Worship together in the fellowship hall at 7pm.

Explore God

Jan. 16-Mar.6
7:30 p.m.
Fellowship Hall

Explore God Chicago 2019 is a Community Outreach Initiative led by a committee of local pastors and business and ministry leaders. We all have questions about God, faith and purpose. Explore God is a unique effort to come together to look at these questions in an open, authentic way. Join us as we explore the 7 Big Questions.

Indestructible Marriage

Jan. 16-Mar. 6
7:30 p.m.
Ministry Training Center

So many people are losing confidence in the institution of marriage, and it’s having a catastrophic effect on society. The good news is that marriage still works when you follow the right plan. The Indestructible Marriage will help you to turn the tide and revolutionize your relationship.

Evangelism Workshops

Jan. 30- Mar. 6
7:30 p.m.
Sanctuary Lobby

Come along as we explore what it means to live out the Great Commission. Through these workshops, you will engage in evangelism by learning to develop, write and share your testimony. You’ll also discover what it means to evangelize to your neighbor, engage in culture and interact with people of different religions. “Therefore go and make disciples of all nations, baptizing them in the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit, and teaching them to obey everything I have commanded you.”

Intercessory Prayer

Ongoing
7:30 p.m.
Prayer Room

If you are new to prayer, are a seasoned prayer warrior or simply want to join others in prayer, join us for this time of intercession and worship. We will seek the heart of God and Praye according to his will for our nation, our church, our leaders, and our ministries.

Prayer Workshop

Jan.16, Feb.13
Prayer Room

This Winter, along with our regular times of intercession, we will be offering prayer workshops on the second Wednesday of each month. January 16 - Praying with Authority: The importance of using God's word in prayer. February 13 - Praying with Power: The importance of using the Gifts of the Holy Spirit and our Spiritual Weapons in prayer.         

Blended Families

Jan. 16-Mar. 6
7:30 p.m.
Room 223

Blended Families 101 is a back-to-basics, foundational view of the challenges of navigating a blended family. This interactive class will address the complexities of successfully blending a step family and provide the informative and supportive network that each couple needs.

Wednesday Night Women's Bible Study

Jan. 16-Mar. 6
7:30 p.m.
Room 236/237

Delve into scripture and explore how God created us to seek after Him. He is a God who desires to be found and known. In this lifelong quest of faith, learn to develop your intimacy with Him, and embrace the adventure that comes with living a life for God.

Financial Peace University

Jan. 16-Mar. 6
7:30 p.m.
Room 233.234

Did you know that over $1,200,000 of debt have been paid off by the 250+ people who have participated in Financial Peace University at Calvary Church? Financial Peace University is a money management DVD series taught by America’s most trusted financial guru, Dave Ramsey. Dave and his teaching team will walk you through the basics of budgeting, dumping debt, planning for the future and much more. The cost for this life-changing course is $100 per household. Register at calvarynaperville.org/events

TXT MSGS: Learning to forgive, love, and endure

Jan. 16-Feb. 13
7:30 p.m.
Room 141

Join us for an insightful and comprehensive survey of the four shortest and most frequently overlooked books in the New Testament. With a total of only 77 verses flowing from the Spirit-inspired pens of three human authors, these books pack a powerful punch of timeless and practical truths.

F.A.M.E (Foster and Adoptive Moms Encouragement)

Jan. 16, Feb. 13, Mar. 13
7 P.M.
Guest Welcome Room

Join other moms on the adoption and foster parent journey for a time of encouragement, learning and growth!

Safe Families Workshop

Feb.27, Mar.6
7 p.m.
Guest Welcome Room

Come learn how we can surround families in crisis with a caring and compassionate community. Safe Families for Children is a movement fueled by compassion to keep children safe and families intact. We open our hearts, arms and homes. Through Host Families, Family Friends and Family Coaches, we temporarily host children and provide a network of support to families in crisis while they get back on their feet.

Divorce Care

Feb. 20-May 29
7 p.m.
Room 220

Find hope and healing from the hurt of separation and divorce. Whether you’re thinking about filing, are in the middle of filing or are divorced, Divorce Care is a friendly group of people who walk alongside you through one of life’s most difficult experiences.

Insight Group

Jan. 16-Mar. 6
7:30 p.m.
Room 222

This group offers encouragement to help navigate challenges and experience freedom in Christ. If you are struggling with challenging emotions, behaviors or relationships, this group will provide support as you seek Christ’s best for your life.

Stepping Into Freedom

Feb. 20-May 29
7 p.m.
Room 231

This 12-step program is designed to help you overcome addictive behavior and discover the freedom that is found in Christ.

Grief Share

Feb. 20-May 29
7 p.m
Room 221

To grieve is human. To grieve in a Christ-like manner is supernatural. It requires us to invite the Holy Spirit to guide us through the process. This group offers comfort and biblical coping methods for those who are facing or dealing with the effects of loss. It also guides members through other types of loss including the loss of a job or divorce.

Tough Topics

Jan. 16-Mar. 6
7:30 p.m.

We want to help care for people facing difficult situations. Join us this winter for our Tough Topics discussions. We will facilitate discussion on the following topics:

Feb. 6 — Mar. 6: Impact of Incarceration, Room 224

Encouragement Groups Leaders Training

Feb. 6-Mar. 6
Room 202

Calling all encouragers who find joy in helping people find victory! You can become an encouragement group leader by completing our two-week training course.