The Richard Swanson Scholarship

The Richard Swanson Scholarship Richard Swanson, another long-time, beloved member of our faith family, was a tireless worker in and around the church all year long.  His friendly smile as he came to do odd chores around the church never wavered as he went about taking care of watering the flowers and new trees recently…

Aurora District UMW Newsletter

The Aurora District United Methodist Women hold seasonal meetings for local units to gather and gain more information about the missions of UMW around the world and to share ideas to take back to their own units to possibly implement in some way into their own programs to help women, children and youth in need…

Confirmation

    Confirmation is an opportunity for 8th grade and freshman high school students to grow in their faith, knowledge and love of God.  It’s tons of fun!  It includes a retreat for 8th graders in the fall, visits to other church faiths, classes with others their age over a period of two years and culminating…

UMW Salad Luncheon and General Meeting

This year, our United Methodist Women will be honoring all women of our faith family age 90 and above at a special luncheon in their honor on Wednesday, April 15 at 12 Noon.  Everyone is encouraged to bring a salad dish to pass.  A short general meeting will follow the luncheon.

Tracy DeGraaf Friday April 24, 2015

Laughter is Medicine for the Soul   United Methodist Church of New Lenox Hosts Ladies Comedy Event Friday, April 24, at 7 p.m.   If there’s anything the world could use more of today, it is laughter! With news of unemployment, the economy, and negative politics everywhere, a welcomed fresh face has entered the comedy…

UMM Sponsored Scholarships

Art Nelson Scholarship Art Nelson was a beloved member of the United Methodist Church of New Lenox.  Art had a love for people in general, greeting everyone at the door each Sunday morning.  The Art Nelson Scholarship is funded by donations to and fund raising by UMM for the purpose of awarding at least one…

Toddler Play Group

        Toddler Play Group is a group is a fun-filled time for children ages 8-36 months that gather with a parent or guardian for a “play date” in our Nursery and/or Chapel area.  This group will meet again on the following dates in 2014 at 9:30 a.m., beginning in the Nursery: Monday,…

Weekly Bible Study Groups

        United Methodist Church of New Lenox offers many opportunities to further enhance your spiritual nourishment by offering an array of Bible study groups to choose from.  Below is a list of the groups, leaders, times and locations that each study meets: Small Group Study              Group…

Holy Week at UMCNL

Holy Week at the United Methodist Church of New Lenox For additional information, please call the church office at (815) 485-8271.   Palm Sunday, March 29, 9:00 and 10:45 a.m.     Palm Sunday “Who Is This King?” will be presented by the Chancel Choir given in memory of Nadine Veerman. The cantata will be presented…

Toddler Play Group

        Toddler Play Group is a group is a fun-filled time for children ages 8 -36 months that gather with a parent or guardian for a “play date” in our Nursery and/or Chapel area.  This group will meet again on the following dates in 2014 at 9:30 a.m., beginning in the Nursery:…