The Bulletin Board is a primary source for information regarding ministry-related news items, updates and opportunities at The Orchard. It also is the place for posting congregational life announcements including weddings, showers, and death notices. If you have a notice for the Bulletin Board, email Alyssa Hillman.
Attend Pray First the first Sunday of the month, 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. as we pray for the advance of the gospel locally, regionally and globally.
Attend Pray First the first Sunday of the month, 5-6 p.m. as we pray for the advance of the gospel locally, regionally and globally.
Attend Pray First the second Sunday of every month as we pray for the advance of the gospel locally, regionally and globally.
Stay after the Saturday service and participate in Movie and Discussion the first Saturday of the month, 7:15 p.m. We will watch an evangelistic movie and have a discussion afterward. Popcorn and drinks provided.
GriefShare is a 13 week course in which participants learn how to walk the journey of grief and be supported along the way. It is a place where grieving people find healing and hope. The Orchard is offering a GriefShare course for anyone who has been impacted by grief. We will meet in Room 119 March 7 – May 30. Register here.
Did you know we have a parking shuttle? A shuttle will run every Sunday from 7 a.m.-1 p.m. from the west Thomas Middle School parking lot to the main entrance at Door 1! The shuttle will pick you up from your car and bring you directly to the door, and vice versa. Consider using the shuttle this winter!
Members are invited to the Annual Business Meeting Sunday, May 19, 6 p.m. at the Arlington Heights Campus to vote on a new budget for the fiscal year, elect incoming board and nominating committee members, welcome new members and hear ministry updates. Non-members are also welcome to attend, but are unable to vote.
Summer is a great time for older students to worship with their families. From June 2 to September 1, Orchard Kids will be offered for nursery through second grade (including those who have just completed second grade). Nursery will be offered during both services. Programs for kids in preschool through second grade will be offered during the 10:30 a.m. service.
Baptisms will take place Saturday and Sunday, July 27-28 during the worship services. If interested, complete an online baptism request form by July 21.
The Orchard is hiring! Check the website for job descriptions.
Celebrate Recovery (CR) is for anyone dealing with a compulsive or addictive behavior or a codependent relationship or for those who have been hurt by someone with these behaviors. CR meets Thursdays, 7-9 p.m. at the Arlington Heights Campus.
Have you moved or changed your contact (phone and email) information recently? Let us know! Fill out this form at any time!
Do you ever leave the contemporary worship service with a song in your head? Or did you hear a new song that you’d like to listen to again? Listen to The Orchard’s contemporary worship repertoire on Spotify by clicking here. If you don’t have a Spotify account, you can create one for free.