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A Growing Network of Faith

Through engaging worship and small groups, family programs, recreation, preschool and more, we’re bringing together people in and around the great city of Chicago.

A Worship Service for Everyone

Through powerful music and teaching, we celebrate who God is and what He has done through His son, Jesus Christ. Our services are both in-person and online. Every Sunday at 9AM and 10:30AM.
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Online Service

Join us every Sunday Online at 9AM and 10:30AM. Or watch our services throughout the week here.

In Person Services

Every Sunday at 9AM and 10:30AM we celebrate who God is and what He has done in the life of His son Jesus. Contemporary music and relevant teaching from God’s Word are at the heart of our worship services, bringing insight, perspective, and inspiration through song and scripture. In-person services are held at 12725 Bell Road – Lemont, IL 60439

Preschool

Nazarene Preschool offers programs for Pre-K children ages 2 ½ to 5 years with a curriculum that focuses on developing the whole child and providing opportunities for cognitive, emotional, social and spiritual development.
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Naz Kids

Naz Kids combines the light of the church and the love of the home to help children up to fifth grade know, love, and serve God.

Elementary

Naz Kids 1st-5th grade kids worship God through singing songs, hearing a story from the Bible, then dividing into age-based small groups to apply what we learn to our lives. 

Preschool

Naz Kids Age 3-Kindergarten is called “Clubhouse” and is a place for exploration where our kids hear stories from the Bible, make arts and crafts, discuss and pray, and do activities that help them know who God is. 

Toddler

Our toddlers learn what the love of God means for them, hearing simple truths and stories from the Bible, learning who God is as we explore and play together. 

Nursery

Our Nursery volunteers show each child who God is by the way they love and care, tenderly caring for each child, loving them in the same way that God has loved us. 

At Home Resources

Each month we update our app with age-specific Parent Cues to help create conversations that follow weekly themes. Here is an example of these great resources.

Nursery
Toddler
Preschool
Elementary

Kids In Person Schedule

Sunday | 9AM and 10:30AM. 

Ministry for children infant through 5th grade during the 9AM and 10:30AM service.

Ignite

The mission of Ignite is to give middle and high school students a place to discover a love for Jesus and passion to serve others.
Middle School Summer Lunches
High School Summer Lunches

All In

Students in grades 6-12 gather on Sunday mornings from 10:15-11:30AM in the Loft for breakfast, games, and small groups.

House Church

High School students gather on Sunday nights from 6-8PM at the Hulse’s home (9007 W 123rd St. Palos Park) for worship and small groups.

MSi

MSi is on pause for summer break, but our Middle School Summer program starts June 4th! Those who have completed 6th-8th are invited to our Tuesday Lunches During the summer! Check out the calendar the the left for what is happening and how to jump in!

Kids Sports & Activities

Naz Rec offers programming for kids of all ages, specializing in sports leagues and classes for 3-14 year olds. If you want to play sports in a family-friendly, supportive environment where the focus is on developing your player, not just on winning, then Naz Rec is the place to be!
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Find Connection. Experience Community.

Life Groups are a safe place to explore what you believe about God and share life with a group of people who love you. The Life Groups here at First Naz are as diverse and free form as our people with all of the support we need to navigate life’s most difficult moments.
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Women

Develop a closer relationship to Jesus Christ with other women in our community.

Men

Building a community that grows and worships together.

Seniors

Life Groups, programs and events with some of our most vital church family members.

Healing Through Freedom

Discover God’s healing power in this 12 Step recovery program. By applying biblical principles to growth, we learn to break free from our hurt, habits, and hang-ups in order to find peace, joy, and strong relationships with God and our community.
All hurts and hangups are welcome. Including:
Drug and Alcohol addiction
Anxiety/ Depression
Mental Health
Anger and Rage
Suicide Ideations and Self Harm
Eating Disorders 
Physical and Mental Abuse
Sexual Abuse

Celebrate Recovery

Celebrate Recovery is a casual gathering that meets every week on Fridays at 7PM at First Nazarene

 

7 – 8PM: Large Group Worship & Lesson

8 – 9PM: Newcomers 101 / Gender-specific Small Group Sharing

Contact Us
Bridge Theater Players is a community theater group and a ministry of First Nazarene Church. This group seeks to provide family-friendly, quality live theater productions. Our goal is entertainment that makes you laugh, think, and ultimately, experience community and camaraderie in a way that draws people together and glorifies Christ. More information is found at bridgetheaterplayers.org.
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CONTACT US

12725 Bell Road, Lemont, IL 60439