Weekly Virtual Worship Service – July 31, 2022
Welcome to our Praise and Prayer Service.
The service will begin at 11:00 a.m.(CST). You can view the livestream service on our website, Facebook, or YouTube channel.
Langley Prayer Line
The Langley Prayer Line is staffed by Langley ministers and prayer team members. Note the available day and time for prayer.
Monday prayer 6:15 am – 6:45 am and 12:15 pm – 12:45 pm
Wednesday prayer 6:15 am – 6:45 am and 11:15 am -12 noon
Friday prayer 6:15 am – 6:45 am
Call in with prayer requests, to connect, to pray together and for any other needs.
Let us shelter under the mighty wings of God.
Langley’s Prayer Line:
Access code: 471-150-100
Tithes & Offerings: At this time, we are asking that you give your tithes and offerings through Bill Pay, only. Please do not mail or drop off your tithes and/or offering. Bill Pay can be set up through your bank (please call, go online, or visit your bank to establish this payment system). Thank you!
Bible Study is Cancelled in August. Bible Study is canceled during the month of August. We will resume class in September. Take this time for personal study and reflection.
Click here for Guidelines for Langley’s In-Person Worship Services. You are welcome to visit and worship with us in-person or virtually.
Free backpacks and school supplies. You are welcome to attend the 8th Annual Back to School Block Party for Peace. Date: Saturday, August 6, 2022 at the EGIF Achievement Center (500 E. 67th Street, Chicago, Il. 60637 – Rear Patio). School supplies will be distributed but you must pre-register. Please see the flyer (attached picture) for registration information.
Grocery tax relief. The Illinois 1% sales tax on groceries is suspended through June 30, 2023. When grocery shopping, make sure that you are not charged taxes.
Are you suffering from suicidal ideation or feelings of worthlessness? Illinois residents can now dial 988 to be connected with a trained mental health professional. Spread the word, save a life!
The 005th District Office of Community Policing invites you to join them at the National Night Out, Tuesday, August 2, 2022, 4-8 PM. Location: West Pullman Park, 401 W. 123rd Street, Chicago, Illinois 60628. There will be food, music, a movie in the park, resource tables, bouncy houses, and the Jesse White Tumblers. See the attached flyer for further information.
Book Bag Giveaway. The Chicago Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. will be Honoring Hometown Heroes at this Book Bag Giveaway on Saturday, August 13th, from 9:00 AM until all bags have been distributed. Location: 4525 S. King Drive, Chicago, Illinois. Voter registration will also be available. Students must be accompanied by an adult with an appropriate form of identification. See the attached flyer for further information.
Catalytic Converter Theft Prevention. Please see the enclosed flyer for information provided by the Chicago Police Department regarding catalytic converter theft prevention.
Home and Business Protection Program. If you reside, operate a business, or own/lease a vehicle in the city of Chicago, you can get reimbursed:
- up to $225 per camera (cost of camera and tax only) for a maximum of 2 cameras, or a total $450 reimbursement
- one year of subscription costs for cloud-based video storage systems for a maximum of $150 per annual subscription
- up to $100 per light (cost of light and tax only) for a maximum of 2 lights, or a total $200 reimbursement
- up to $50 per vehicle GPS tracking device (cost device and tax only) for a maximum of 2 devices, or a total $100 reimbursement
- one year of subscription costs for GPS tracking applications as required for use by the vehicle GPS tracking device manufacturer up to $120.
For more information, click here.
Annual Back to School Festival. August 6, 2022 (11:30 AM-3:30 PM) at Tuley Park, 501 East 90th Place, Chicago, Illinois. School supplies will be distributed, games, food, and more! Hosted by State Senator Elgie Sims, Representative Nick Smith, and Commissioner Stanley Moore. For more information refer to the attached flyer.
Note: Taxes will not be applied to school supplies August 5-14, 2022.
Save the Dates:
Please join the National Association of the Women of the Church of God (NAWCG) for our monthly For a Time of Prayer and Refreshing prayer night. Date: Monday, August 1st, 2022 at 7:00 PM CST. The guest speaker is Rev.Dr. Leslie Barnes of Arlington Church of God – Akron, OH. The Zoom Meeting ID: 206 077 5452 or call: (929) 205 – 6099.
We are getting closer to our annual homecoming of the Hill. The National Association of the Church of God (NACOG) Camp meeting will be held Sunday, August 7 – Sunday, August 14, 2022. For more information, visit nacog.com. Register today for this joyous homecoming. Download the NACOG 2022 REGISTRATION FORM (1).
2022 Church of God Women’s Convention: Dare to Dream & Believe God, Orlando, Florida – October 13-16th. Registration: $175 (UNTIL September 30, 2022) and $200 (AFTER October 1, 2022). Our own, beloved Pastor, Rev. Cynthia Thomas is one of the guest speakers. Make your arrangements to attend this event. For registration information click here.
The National Inspirational Youth Convention (NIYC) will host the first in person convention in 2 years. The theme is: Who Are You? Identity (John 1:12). The convention will take place in Atlanta, GA – December 27th – 30th. For registration information please visit niyc.org to register. Note: If you registered in 2019 you won’t need to register again. You will receive an email about how to book your hotel.
African Festival of the Arts – Chicago, September 2-5, 2022 (Labor Day Weekend). The Festival grounds in Chicago’s Washington Park will come alive in a simulated African village. Attendees will be transported across the Diaspora with interactive engagements, vibrant drumming, museum quality and collectible artifacts, colorful and rich handwoven fabric and textile, and other program spaces and Interactive spaces include: Drum & Afro-folk Village, Children and Family, African Heritage, African Spirituality, Wellness (Health) Village, Books and Authors, Fine Art, Film and Video, Food Court, Seniors and Quilting, and the African Marketplace. For more information click here.
Get 8 (more) free at-home COVID-19 tests. Every home in the U.S. is eligible to order 2 sets of 8 free at-home tests. If you already ordered your first set, order a second today. Order test here. Need help placing an order for your at-home tests? Call 1-800-232-0233 (TTY 1-888-720-7489).
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