What is Primetimers?

Primetimers is a weekly Community Group experience for seniors 60 and over. Group meetings feature hymns, bible study & discussion, prayer and fellowship. Throughout the year, Primetimers also offers senior-friendly events, group serving opportunities and occasional guest speakers on a variety of senior-interest topics. 

When and Where is it?

Primetimers meet weekly on Thursday mornings (September - May) from 11-1pm in the Chapel at the St. Charles campus (enter at Door C by the main reception office).

How do I get involved?

First time visitors are warmly welcomed! Start by attending a weekly meeting (check the schedule below for current dates and info). There is no cost to attend or registration required. Feel free to bring your Bible and a snack or bag lunch to enjoy. An optional potluck is also available each week for those who wish to bring a dish to share. Complimentary coffee and beverages are provided.

What's happening right now?

Primetime at Night is back!
Thursdays, June 20 - July 25: Our popular 5-week evening Community Group experience for seniors returns to the Chapel this summer. Join us from 6:30-8pm for a video study of spiritual gifts and how to apply them. A time of fellowship and optional potluck are included. No registration required for this event. There is a $9 fee for the study guide, which can be paid via cash or check the first week. Contact 60+ Pastor, Jack Goldthwaite for more information: 630.485.3338 or

Primetimers Ice Cream Social
Thursday, August 8: Join the Primetimers from 1-2pm for a time of fellowship and delectable ice cream at Graham's Chocolate on 3rd St in Geneva. No registration required. 

Click below for more information and to connect with the 60+ Ministry.


Fall 2019  

  • Sept 5: Primetimers resume meeting weekly
  • Sept 12 & 26: Regular Meeting
  • Sept 19: On-campus Serving
  • Oct 3, 10, 17 & 31: Regular Meeting
  • Oct 24: Game Day / Potluck in Rm 212-213
  • Nov 7 & 21: Regular Meeting
  • Nov 14: Serving Trip to Feed My Starving Children
  • Nov 28: Thanksgiving, Campus Closed
  • Dec 5: Regular Meeting
  • Dec 12: Christmas Social
  • Dec 19: Off-site Holiday Lunch
  • Dec 26 - Jan 1: Winter Break, Campus Closed

Spring 2020

  • Jan 9: Primetimers resume meeting weekly
  • Jan 16 & 23: Regular Meeting
  • Jan 30: Serving at Wayside Center in Elgin
  • Feb 6, 13, 20 & 27: Regular Meeting
  • Mar 5, 12 & 19: Regular Meeting
  • Mar 26: Spring Break, Campus Closed
  • April 2, 9, 16 & 23: Regular Meeting
  • April 30: Game Day / Potluck
  • May 7, 14 & 21: Regular Meeting
  • May 28: End of Year Picnic at Cantigny
  • June - August: Primetimers Summer Break

St. Charles - Adult Ministries

Lorie Dewey

St. Charles Women's Pastor & Aurora Interim Community Groups Pastor

Lorie Dewey

St. Charles Women's Pastor & Aurora Interim Community Groups Pastor630.485.3360

Lorie is originally from Southern California, but spent many years in Boston and really considers herself to be an east coast girl. She has a Master's degree in Counseling Psychology with a focus on women's issues from Gordon-Conwell Theological Seminary. She oversees our Women's Ministry.

In her spare time...well, she has no spare time. Time away from ministry is spent enjoying her husband and three boys.

Dan Dzikowicz

Community Groups Pastor

Dan Dzikowicz

Community Groups Pastor630.485.3365

Dan was born and raised in southwestern Connecticut and is a graduate of Lehigh University with a B.S. in Civil Engineering and Fuller Theological Seminary with a Masters of Divinity. Before coming to Christ Community Dan was a pastor in Andover, Massachusetts for 7+ years.

Dan and Mandy live in Sugar Grove and have 4 children.

Jack Goldthwaite

Men's & 60s+ Pastor

Jack Goldthwaite

Men's & 60s+ Pastor630.485.3338

Jack is originally from upstate New York, and is a graduate of Brown University where he received his degree in Economics. Before joining the Christ Community Church staff, Jack spent 31 years in the consumer products industry in various sales and marketing managerial positions.

Jack and Susie have been married for over 30 years and have five wonderful children.

Lindsey Jodts

Executive Assistant to the Community Groups Pastor

Lindsey Jodts

Executive Assistant to the Community Groups Pastor630.485.3370

Jeannine Mueller

Women's Ministry Administrative Assistant & Finance Administrative Assistant

Jeannine Mueller

Women's Ministry Administrative Assistant & Finance Administrative Assistant630.485.3311

Jeannine was born and raised in Champaign, IL. She is married to her high-school sweetheart Jason and they have two children. They have been attending and serving at Christ Community Church since 2008.

She enjoys scrapbooking, playing volleyball with her family, biking and cheering her son on in baseball.

Stu Poulson

20s & Singles Pastor

Stu Poulson

20s & Singles Pastor