June 12, 2024

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Sunday's Worship Service

God's Good News

Sunday's message: 

"Encouragement from the Father ”

1 Thessalonians 2:8-12

This week is part two of the God’s Good News series on Mother’s Day and Father’s Day. In the second message, Pastor Kellen will share about the encouragement of the Father. In 1 Thessalonians 2, the Apostle Paul speaks of ministering as a father treats his own children. Learn how you can encourage others and reveal the love of God to others.

10:30 a.m. Service


This Sunday is VBS Celebration Sunday. We'll hear our VBS kids sing a couple of their favorite songs!

In case you missed 

last week's worship, 

you can watch here.

Father's Day Celebration

Following this Sunday’s service, we’ll enjoy some

special refreshments in honor of Dads.

There will be special treats for the kids as well.

Invite Your Friends to the Neighborhood Cookout!

Neighborhood Cookout 

Sunday, June 23

12:00-2:00 p.m.

You’re invited to our Neighborhood Cookout! Following the 10:30 a.m. service, we’ll head outside to the church lawn for free food, inflatables, games, and all kinds of family fun. Bring your friends and family for a memorable afternoon together.

5th Sundays Concert Series

School Supply Drive

We are praying that children will get off to a good start this school year, and you can help!

Please consider donating backpacks and school supplies to help children supported through People’s Resource Center and The Bridge of Chicago’s Mission:USA. This annual mission effort is such a blessing to many children who are in need during this time.

Shopping: We have created online shopping lists on Amazon and Target. You are also welcome to shop at any store of your choice. A general supply list has also been created to help you with your purchases. You may ship backpacks and supplies directly to the church or drop off your contributions in the Rotunda. Donations may be received through July 15.

Financial Contributions: If you would like to make a financial contribution for this mission, you can do so by giving online or writing a check to First Presbyterian Church of Wheaton and designating "School Supply Drive” in the memo. If you plan to contribute financially, please make your financial contributions by Friday, July 8. This will allow our shoppers some time to purchase necessary supplies. Please contact the church office if you have any questions. Thank you for supporting the children this year!

Micah 6:8 Group – Performance Invitation

Sunday, June 23 at 3:00 p.m.

Fleetwood-Jourdain Theatre in Evanston

The Micah 6:8 group invites you to join us in attending a live performance of “1619: The Journey of a People.” Follow the link below to purchase your general admission tickets. Please let the church office know if you are planning to attend that day, so we can meet up with you and hopefully sit together. If the June 23 date does not work for you, additional dates are available over three weekends, beginning June 15. Hope to see you there! Learn more here.

Kids Ministry

June 16 VBS Celebration Sunday: VBS Campers will meet in the Ministry Center at 10:15 to practice singing and line up. Children who did not attend VBS will attend the Sunday service with their families, and will be dismissed to Kids Church after the VBS songs. Children can be picked up in the Ministry Center following the service.

Kids Church is for children ages 4 years old - entering 5th grade. Childcare is available during the service in LL103 for children ages 3 years old and younger.  For more information, contact Stacey Chvatal.

Youth Ministry

Watch your emails for upcoming events!

Genesis Middle School Ministry

Wednesday, June 26 – Genesis at Feed My Starving Children Monday-Friday, July 15-19 – Genesis Service Squad

WF High School Ministry

June 15-22 – Guatemala Mission Trip

Summer WF will not meet Sunday, June 16

Calendar and Office Hours

Check the First Pres calendar regularly for updates.


Regular Office Hours

Monday through Thursday – 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Friday – 8:30 a.m.-12:00 noon

First Presbyterian Church of Wheaton firstpreswheaton.org
Phone 630-668-5147  
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