Are you engaged and need marriage advice? If so, please join us for Pre-Marriage Classes hosted by New Life’s One Flesh Marriage Ministry starting Saturday, Aug. 3 to Saturday, Oct. 10 from 9 to 11 a.m. at the Annex, 7757 S. Greenwood Avenue. Couples get real world instructions on marriage before they say, “I DO.” Instructors utilize real life experiences, God’s word, and prepared lessons to enhance a couples chances of a successful, Godly marriage. Cost: $50 per couple. Register below.
Are you looking to “level up” in your fitness journey? Then join the Fitness Ministry Every Wednesdays from August 7 through September 25 from 6:30 to 8 p.m. at the Gary Comer Youth Center, 7200 S. Ingleside Avenue. Participants will enjoy fun classes while burning calories, learning ways to stay fit and building community with other participants. Cost: $35/8 Weeks
Fellas - we can’t wait to chop it up with you Wednesday, August 21 at The Huddle with Pastor Hannah. During this time, Iron Sharpens Iron Men's ministry offers accountability, community, and spiritual mentorship for men 18-years-old and older. Can’t make it this month? We meet the 3rd Wednesday of every month from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at The Lighthouse, 4338 S. Prairie Ave. For more info, please email email@example.com.
It's here! Come experience two full days with Pastor John F. Hannah at the 2019 Pastors and Leaders One Conference, where you will receive information, impartation, and the tools needed to teach, share, and equip your tribe on how to thrive in this digital age.
This conference is for: Senior Pastors, Associate Pastors, Ministers, Ministry Leads, Evangelist, Prophets, Teachers, Administrators, Auxiliary Leads, Assistants, Deacons & more.
Note: Refer to your email confirmation to add additional attendees registration details.
All registration costs are non-refundable after May 31st, 2019.
Join the Seasoned Saints as they host a Summer Set on Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019 from 7 to 10 p.m. at the New Life Lighthouse, 4338 S. Prairie. Come and enjoy food, games, fellowship, line dancing and more. Let's close out the summer with a bang! Ages 18 and older are welcome and encouraged to attend! Cost: $15. Get your ticket below today!
Join Team New Life as we participate in the 34th Chicago Greater Food Depository Hunger Walk! Participation in the walk is free, but consider making a donation and proceeds will benefit New Life’s Food Pantry which serves the Greater Grand Crossing Community.
Please join us starting Saturday, August 3 from 9 a.m. to noon for The Southeast Legal Clinic’s free legal advice and services. Free legal representatives will be available to those who meet certain income guidelines. The clinic is a program sponsored by Chicago Volunteer Legal Services in partnership with New Life Covenant Church SE and provides advice in the areas of Landlord/Tenant Law, Family Law, Probate Law, Contract Disputes, Contract Review, Consumer Fraud Issues, and Criminal Records Expungement. To set-up an appointment, register below or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please join us on Saturday mornings starting in July from 10 a.m. to noon for the Annual Adopt 79 Clean and Green effort that brings organizations, agencies, churches, and community residents together to beautify the Greater Grand Crossing Community. We’re cleaning up vacant lots in Zone 3 starting at 79th & Greenwood northbound to 76th Street and 79th & Dobson north to 76th Street. Rakes, shovels, gloves, and trash bags will be provided by Zone Leaders, so meet us on the front steps of The Tab, 1021 E. 78th Street, and join us on the following dates:
July 13 and 27
Aug. 3rd and 10th
Sept. 7th and 14.
Join Love Sister to Sister as they host the 2019 Women’s Retreat from Friday, September 27-28 from 7:30 to 10 p.m. at DoubleTree by Hilton Chicago located in Oak Brook at 1909 Spring Road. The intent of this retreat is to offer each member of LS2S an evening of spiritual growth and development that leads to positively impacting lifestyle choices. Checkout is Sunday, September 29 and the cost to register is $125 per night. For questions or more information, please email email@example.com.
It’s time for our annual Back to School Festival! We can’t wait to celebrate with you August 17 at Grand Crossing Park as we kick-off the start of the 2019 school year. Join us for a day of fun in the park with backpack giveaways, free food, games, free dental and health check-ups and so much more. Participation in the event is free.
Want to volunteer with us on this day? Sign-up below!
Join us for a Family Day of fun and fellowship at Six Flags Great America on Saturday, July 27 from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. Don’t miss an opportunity to come together with your family as well as members of New Life and ride rollercoasters, play games and enjoy the water park. Meet us at The Tab, 1021 E. 78th Street, where we’ll load the bus starting at 8 and will pull off at 9 a.m. sharp. Tickets are $67/person (includes transportation to and from Six Flags, admission to the park and food). Children under 2 are free!
Please join us Saturday, July 20 from 9 to 5 p.m. at New Life’s Children’s Church, 7522 S. Greenwood Ave, as the Healthcare Ministry offers basic CPR/AED/First Aid training to non-healthcare professionals and BLS training to healthcare providers. First Aid training will be offered 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. and CPR/AED training will be offered 1 p.m. - 5 p.m. Cost: $35 for materials and certification card. For questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
In partnership with The Chance Center, New Life’s Outreach ministry is excited to introduce “The Closet”. Starting Saturday, July 13 (and every 2nd Saturday after), job seekers are welcome to shop the closet for free professional attire in preparation for interviews as well as take advantage of professional development workshops and more!
Book your appointment today to meet with The Closet team at the Children’s Church, 7522 S. Greenwood Ave.
(Note: Clothing items are donated; therefore, we may not have the clothing you need in stock. However, you can still attend your appointment for a one-on-one consultation and we will take your size and style and contact you when your clothing is in stock. )
Are you a licensed clinical mental health professional? If so, please join the NLCSE Group Counseling Ministry as they host an info session on Saturday, June 29 from 2 to 4 p.m. at Identity House, 7715 S. Dobson. They’re seeking qualified professionals with clinical group experience working with depression, grief and loss, anxiety, and women’s issues Register below.
Here’s your opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of the importance, purpose, and need for Intercessory prayer. Join us at The Lighthouse (4338 S. Prairie ave) on Saturday, June 29 from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. for an inside look at the operations of the Intercessor Prayer Ministry as well as how the ministry is committed to cultivating and training future intercessors. To attend free, register below!
Join us for Encounter Night Thursday, June 27 at 7 p.m. as we take you back in time with Remember When, a Throwback Choir Musical. This is an extended evening of worship and prayer you don't want to miss that features special worship performances from our Creative Arts teams.
Would you like to enjoy a morning of fun with mature movers and shakers? If so, then join Pastor John Hannah and the Seasoned Saints ministry Saturday, June 22 from 10 a.m. to noon for their annual 50 Plus reception brunch at the South Shore Cultural Center, 7059 S. South Shore Drive. Let’s come together with a community of believers for a morning of food, fun, and fellowship. Register to attend for free below.
If you serve in any capacity in Ministry here at New Life, please join Pastor Hannah for a special, mandatory meeting Wednesday, June 19 from 7 - 8:30 p.m. at The Tabernacle (1021 E. 78th St).
It’s baseball season and time for a fun baseball outing and tailgating party, so join members of Iron Sharpens Iron (ISI) Saturday, June 15 from 3 to 10 p.m. at Guaranteed Rate Field, 3500 S. State Street, as ISI members foster fellowship and ministry unity among NLCSE members and members of the community. This event allows the men of ISI to come outside the confines of the church to engage each other, increase membership and fundraise on behalf of the ministry and church. Register below. We hope to see you there!
Join us Saturday, June 15 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at New Life Annex, 7757 S. Greenwood Avenue, for A Women's Wellness Fair hosted by Love Sister 2 Sister. Ladies, be ready to get lots of encouragement and plenty of tips on living a healthy lifestyle. Wellness screenings such as glucose and blood pressure checks will be available, so come fellowship with us and enjoy an insightful morning.
Join us Pentecost Sunday, June 9 as we all come together under a tent across the street from our soon to come Temple at 76th & Greenwood Ave for our 9:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. worship services! Be ready to worship, praise and experience a mighty move of God! (Note: 7:30 a.m. worship service will remain at The Tabernacle (78th & Dobson) as normal.)
Note: Bus Shuttle services from 1100 S. Hamilton to the Tent Services will be available one hour prior to EACH SERVICE.
New Life is excited to host a special evening with Gospel legend Kirk Franklin. Join us as he sits down for a Q& A with Pastor Hannah plus live performances of songs from his new album at The Tabernacle (1021 E. 78th St) on Tuesday, June 4 at 7:30 p.m. The event is free and open to the public.
TEENS! Join us Saturday, June 1st from 2 to 5pm for a "REAL TALK" discussion with Pastor John F. Hannah!
Topics include: Surviving Chicago Violence, Gangs, Social Media, Mental Health (Suicide & Depression), Sex, Drugs, God and Homosexuality.
This event is hosted by NLCSE's Identity Teen Ministry and will be held at 7522 S. Greenwood Ave. Register below to secure your seat and bring a homie.
Graphic designer, coding specialist, video game developer, software programmer - what do they all have in common? New Life teenagers and young adults between the ages of 16 to 24 can gain skills in all of these fields and obtain GUARANTEED employment afterwards. You read that right, GUARANTEED employment.
Thanks to the Alive Youth Ministry, we’ll be offering technology-based courses this summer courtesy of the Computer Training Institute of Chicago. To learn more about this exciting opportunity, please mark your calendars for our upcoming orientation on Wednesday, May 29 at 6:30 p.m. at New Life’s Children’s Church building, 7522 S. Greenwood Avenue. This is an exciting opportunity for New Life and the Greater Grand Crossing Community. Don't allow your teenager to miss this opportunity! Register below.
It’s time for Prayer on the 9, which takes place on Saturday, May 18 starting at 10 a.m. This is New Life’s community outreach initiative that calls attention to the senseless violence and shootings that plague our city. This year’s focus is on FAMILIES. Families are encouraged to join this walk and pray for the safety and peace their communities deserve. Get your family involved and register for Prayer on the 9 TODAY! Click here to learn more about Prayer on the 9, and register below!
Bro, your voice matters. Your thoughts, your dreams, your struggles are important to us. YOU MATTER to us. We can help you on your journey. Join us at The Huddle every third Wednesday from 7-8:30 p.m. on topics that affect us as millennial men. This month's topic: “Has the Black Church Failed Me?”
You don't want to miss this! We hope to see you in the building May 15 at 7 p.m. at New Life Lighthouse (4338 S. Prairie).
Are you ready to serve the ladies of New Life on Mother’s Day? We hope so because we need ALL the men of New Life serving in various capacities as greeters, ambassadors, ushers, and much more. Sign-up for Men in Black where ALL the men of New Life wear their sharpest black suit to church and give ALL the ladies of New Life a well-deserved rest in honor of Mother’s Day.
Please join us Saturday, April 27 from 10 a.m. to noon for an insightful workshop entitled Pathway to Home Ownership hosted by the Next Step Housing Ministry. This workshop will help new homebuyers understand the steps to home ownership. For more info, please contact email@example.com.
Join us for “Speak Life” on Friday, April 26 at NLCSE Annex, 7757 S. Greenwood Avenue from 7 to 9 p.m. where the Grand Crossing community can come out and enjoy an open mic night. Bring your songs, your choreography, and whatever gift God has given you. No foul language please, but you are NOT required to be "churchy". Doors open at 6:30 p.m., and tickets will be available in the lobby. Cost: $7 to spit and $10 to sit. See y'all on the 26th!
Join NLC’s Love Sister 2 Sister Women’s Ministry for their monthly fellowship. This month’s gathering will take place Saturday, April 20th from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. and The Annex, 7757 S. Greenwood Ave.
Please join us Saturday, April 13 from noon to 3 p.m. for the 2019 Easter Eggsplosion hosted by NLC Outreach and Children’s Ministries. This fun Easter event includes an Easter Egg Hunt in Greater Grand Crossing Park, 7655 S. Ingleside, as well as plenty of games, Easter baskets filled with candy, Christian coloring books and Easter eggs filled with scriptures about faith, love, and hope. All Easter Eggsplosion attendees will receive an invitation to Christ and an invite to New Life Easter services. Transportation will be provided, if needed. If you’d like to volunteer for this event, please click the volunteer button below. Register for this fun event below: