Church news for May 14

By on May 14, 2010

Sugar Grove UMC
announces summer
worship hours

Sugar Grove—The Sugar Grove United Methodist Church announced its summer worship hours for all the Sundays from June through August. The public is invited to attend.

The new worship times are 8 a.m., outdoor worship at 4S633 Harter Road, Sugar Grove, and 9:30 a.m. regular worship at 176 Main St., Sugar Grove.

Call (630) 466-4501 for information.

Hosanna Lutheran offers
Spiritual Gift seminar

St. Charles—Hosanna! Lutheran Church will host a “Spiritual Gift Seminar” on Saturday, May 22, from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Author and Bible teacher Angela Spitzer will be the presenter. Spitzer is the co-founder and director of Lampstand Retreat Ministries, which was established in 1990. All in the community are welcomed to join her as she travels through the Bible for discernment on discovery of spiritual gifts. There is no charge for the seminar.

For more information, call (630) 584-6434, email to or visit Hosanna! is located at 36W925 Red Gate Road, St. Charles.

Rejoice Lutheran hosts
seminar on teenagers

Geneva—Rejoice Lutheran Church will host a seminar titled “Understanding the Complex World of Your Teenager,” led by an expert on adolescence and youth ministry, on Sunday, May 23, at 7 p.m. The seminar is free and open to the public.

If you have teenagers or will have teenagers, chances are you’ve had these questions: What is it like being a teenager today? What is my teenager really getting into? What do I do with all the technology that my teenager is involved with?

Dr. Steve Gerali will shed some light on these issues and help parents and other adults who work with youth to better understand the complex world of teenagers and how they can better care for the teens in their lives.

The seminar will be held at Rejoice Lutheran Church, 0N377 N. Mill Creek Drive, Geneva. For more information, contact Rejoice at (630) 262-0596 or visit