REACH Student Discipleship Ministry

Friends • Food • Games • Bible • Music REACH Wednesdays @ 6:30 pm Restarting Sept. 5 — Johnston City Free Will Baptist Church Our Wednesday night student discipleship ministry resumes September 5. Supper will be served 6:30-6:55 pm. Student activities begin at 7:00 and conclude at 8:00. We have classes for all ages including adults. Our class structure resembles the learning centers in Johnston City public schools: (1) PreK-2nd grade (2) 3rd-4th grade (3) 5th-6th grade (4) 7th and up. Adult class options will include sessions on parenting, family finance, conflict resolution, and more. Please watch Facebook or this website for information about upcoming topics.   Read More

Lunch Bunch Begins June 5

Johnston City Free Will Baptist Church of Johnston City will serve meals to children (ages 1-18) as part of the Summer Food Service Program administered by the Illinois Board of Education and funded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture. These meals will be served in the context of three ongoing summer children’s activities at the church and at a neighboring church. The dates and location of operations are as follows: (1) JC Kids’ LUNCH BUNCH—June 5-August 4, Mon.-Fri. (11:30am-12:30pm), except July 4. Monday through Friday, meals will be prepared and served at church. Activities follow meals. (2) Summer Supper BIBLE BUNCH—June 7 – July 19, Wednesdays • 6:30 – 7:15 pm  Meals prepared and served at the church. Activities follow (through 7:45). (3) Washington Avenue Baptist Church Vacation Bible School— July 23-27, Sunday-Thursday (5:30-6:30 pm). Meals prepared at our church and transported to Washington Avenue just before service. Activities follow the meal. This is eighth year Johnston City Free Will Baptist has served as host site for JC Kids’ Lunch Bunch in cooperation with many other area churches and organizations. At Lunch Bunch (in addition to receiving free nutritious, balanced lunches) children participate in a wide variety of activities and interact with guests, such as entertainers, athletes, coaches, team mascots, Read More