Our Nurture Group is made up of seven committees:
Responsible for all new member recruiting activities, including strategy, communication and programs. The New Members Committee responsibilities will include maintaining direct communication with new members during their first year of membership.
Care and Calling:
This ministry provides spiritual support and comfort by members and friends to members and friends and their families. A group of men and women provide the ministry of visitation to the home-bound and those in retirement and skilled care facilities. Meals are provided to those returning from the hospital or rehabilitation, including following birth, as well as to those who grieve. Our older adults are engaged by children, youth and their families with special music programs. A Prayer Group meets weekly to pray on behalf of those on our Prayer List.
Responsible for internal and external communications about WCC. Focus on creating awareness of WCC in the community. Provide guidance to leadership and committees on effective communication with the rest of the congregation.
Responsible for organizing and overseeing the Fellowship Teams. Fellowship Teams prepare and service refreshments after Sunday morning services and other church activities.
Develop and support small groups within WCC congregation to deepen understanding and practice of Christianity and fellowship
Variety of committees that perform service to church and community and provide fellowship for all female members and friends of WCC.
Participate in Rummage organization and May and October sales. Our sales typically raise over two hundred thousand dollars a year, the net proceeds of which are donated to Chicago-area social service agencies.
Want to get involved in one or more of these groups? Please let us know!