Faith United Methodist Church
Downers Grove
432 59th Street
(59th & Fairview)
Downers Grove
IL  60516 map

Holy Week Services (April 13-19)

Palm/Passion Sunday (April 13)
9:00 am - Sunday School for all ages
10:00 am - Procession with palms, special music by Children's Choir, Praise Band and Chancel Choir
        - Sacrament of Holy Baptism for Zachary Blake Gonzalez

Maundy Thursday (Arpil 17)
7:00 pm - Service of Holy Communion & Foot Washing in the Fellowship Hall

Prayer Vigil (April 18)
From 6:00 am Friday to 6:00 pm Friday - Sign up sheet is available in the Narthex.  Multiple people can sign up for each time segment and pray as long as each needs.

Good Friday (April 18)
7:00 pm - Message and paryers, music by Chancel Choir

Breakfast with the Bunny (Saturday, April 19)
From 9:00 am to noon - Egg Hunt 10:00 am

Easter Sunday (April 20) Christ Is Risen, Halleluiah!
9:00 am - Sunday School for all ages
10:00 am service - Procession:  Children, Chancel Choir, Praise Band
    - Easter message, Chancel Choir cantata "He Is Risen"
11:30 am - All Church Easter Brunch following the srvice.  Free will offering will be received for general ministry (operation) fund.

Special Children's Lenten Program will be provided at all services above in the Toddler Room.

Please join us in these special services to celebrate the holiest time in the life of the church.

Sunday Service
"No matter who you are, or where you are on life's journey, you are welcome here."

Adult Bible Fellowship                                                        9:00 am
Sunday Morning Worship                                                   10:00 am
Sunday School (Pre-K to 12th Grade)                                  9:00 am
Children's Church (Pre-K to 6th Grade)                             10:00 am
Fellowship                                                                         11:15 am

*  Childcare is available for infants and toddlers during Worship service and Sunday school hours.

Sesquicentennial Celebrations
Upcoming Events
Every Sunday night
5:30-7:00 pm
Fellowship Hall
  • Youth 7-12th grade are invited to attend Sunday night youth group
  • Sessions include dinner, games, and Bible studies that focus on the spiritual growth and needs of teenagers
  • Please contact Brittany Jackson, Director of Youth Ministry for more info
  • (812)243-6363
Every Sunday
11:45 am
  • Chancel Choir will practice every Sunday after the Fellowship Time
  • Anyone who is interested is welcome
  • No audition is required
19 Apr 2014
9:00 am-12:00 pm
  • What?   Egg hunt, Breakfast, Crafts, Face Painting, and Pictures with the Bunny! (Bring your own camera)
  • When?   Saturday before Easter, April 19th 9am-noon, Easter Egg Hunt at 10am sharp on the front lawn (rain plan: indoors)
  • Where?   Faith United Methodist Church, 432 59th St (NW Corner of Fairview & 59th) Downers Grove, IL 60516
  • For whom?   All children up to and including 6th grade
  • Cost?   Free
  • Additional information: