Winter Retreat Old
January 27, 2017 –January 29, 2017
We warmly invite you to join us for the CFC Winter Retreat, a time when we can meet with the Lord in prayer and through His Word. It will be held Jan. 26-28th (Fri-Sun), concluding with Lord’s Day Services at the regularly scheduled locations. The location will be Foellinger Auditorium on Friday and the Wyndham Garden Hotel (1001 W. Killarney St., Urbana) on Saturday.
Reverend Joshua Kang
is the Senior Pastor of Lakeview Covenant Church, which is located in Northbrook, IL. He is passionate about transforming the unchurched into disciples of Christ and multiplying God’s kingdom by planting churches locally and globally. He also serves as a faculty member of JAMA GLDI (Global Leadership Development Institute) and an Executive Board Member of the Evangelical Covenant Church denomination.
Pastor Joshua graduated from UC Berkeley with a major in History, and earned his M.Div. in Theology and Th.M. in Leadership from Fuller Theological Seminary. He lives in Vernon Hills, IL with his high-school-sweetheart and wife, Lanna, and their two children, Christy(25) and Timothy(22). Besides ministry, Pastor Joshua enjoys frequenting local buffet restaurants, playing tennis, and taking road trips with his family.
Rev. Joshua Kang will be speaking Friday night, Saturday morning, Saturday seminar, Saturday evening, and both Sunday services.
SATURDAY SEMINAR: Honor Your Parents
This seminar will talk about how to honor your parents as children, young adults and adults with aging parents.
received his undergraduate degree in engineering from the University of Illinois and a graduate degree in Biblical Studies from Wheaton College. In addition to working in a number of different industries professionally (consumer electronics, christian publishing, healthcare IT, management consulting) over the years, he has also had the opportunity to serve in different ministry capacities as a youth group pastor, a small group leader and officer at CFC, and most recently as part of the launch team for Redemption Church in Chicago. He currently holds a executive leadership position at a global Fortune 500 company and resides in Palatine, IL with his wife, Alenna, and his children Elijah (8), Timothy (6), and Noah (3).
Jason Park will be giving a seminar on Saturday afternoon.
SATURDAY SEMINAR: How To Be A Faithful Lay Worker
This seminar will be about how to be faithful in every facet of our Christian lives.
$20 per person ($10 for those in high school or younger)
*Saturday lunch and dinner are included with the registration fee.
Friday (Foellinger Auditorium)
7:00pm Worship (Rev. Joshua Kang)
Saturday (Wyndham Garden Hotel)
9:30am – Morning Worship (Rev. Joshua Kang)
12:30pm – Lunch/ Small Group Discussion
2:00pm – Old School Praise
3:00pm – Seminars (Rev. Joshua Kang and Jason Park)
4:15pm – Open Prayer Time / Rest
5:30pm – Dinner / Small Group Discussion
7:00pm – Evening Worship (Rev. Joshua Kang)
Sunday (see Worship Schedule)
9:30am – Lord’s Day Service (Rev. Joshua Kang)
12:30pm – Lord’s Day Service (Rev. Joshua Kang)
Winter Retreat Prayer Meetings
In order to prepare for the upcoming Winter Retreat, we will be holding prayer meetings to pray for various topics and to get our hearts ready to be blessed. These prayer meetings will be held on Monday through Wednesday nights from Jan. 16-18th and January 23-25th from 9:30-10:30pm each night. All of the prayer meetings will be at the Community United Church of Christ.