Men's Community Groups at St. Charles
Growing Faith, Resting in God, encouraging each other. In a Men's Community Groups you will experience doing life together with other men under the common connection of faith. You will find men who study God's Word, rely on the Spirit, and find power in prayer. Here, we connect with each other in order that we can better connect with God.
Disciple Groups are 3 to 4 men practicing mutual disciple walking: building on each other’s pursuit of Christ, this time is a weekly practice of better understanding and applying the Gospel, talking through what it means to be a disciple of Jesus and spending time relying on Christ together.
Join other men in a confidential environment who are seeking freedom from the bondage of sexual sin in our Men's Sexual Integrity Community Group.
An opportunity for men to gather together for 1 hour on a Saturday morning to practice confession, focus on the grace given to us, and practicing communal reliance on Christ through prayer. This time will include a short devotional and Scriptural guided prayer along with some form of drink and snacks.
St. Charles - Adult Ministries
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.
Leah grew up in West Dundee, Illinois and received her BA in Education at the University of Iowa. Leah, her husband, Steve, and their three children began attending Christ Community Church in 2003. She has enjoyed being involved with women's and student ministries over the years. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, reading a good book, and gardening.
Lee was born in the Wicker Park area of Chicago and spent his early life slowly moving west, to the Austin District, Oak Park, Elmhurst, and, finally, Batavia. An alumni of Morton College, Lincoln college, and later, Moody Bible Institute, Lee spent 29 years in the meat division of a local grocery chain. Lee has been married over 40 years to his wife, Deb, and have three adult children and four grandchildren. He loves basketball, hiking, camping in Colorado, and sharing his faith with seekers
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.
Kelsey is a DeKalb, Illinois native. She is an alumni of the University of Arkansas and Moody Theological Seminary, where she received her Bachelors in Marketing and Masters in Spiritual Formation & Discipleship. She has a heart for helping others anchor their life and identity in Jesus.
Kelsey enjoys just about any outdoor activity, gathering with friends or family, trying new recipes, and reading.