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Ethnic Worship

Ethiopian gathering at St. Peter Lutheran Church, Schaumburg, Illinois

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In the Northern Illinois District, we have many opportunities for ethnic worship, Bible Studies, and other fellowship opportunities. The list below is representative of current opportunities and key contacts for the latest information. It continues to grow and unfold as God works through His people.

LanguageCongregationAddressSunday Service Time(s)Ministry contact for informationOther Events
SpanishGood Shepherd Our Redeemer Lutheran Church6717 19th St
Berwyn, IL 60402
11:30 a.m.Contact Rev. Hector Canjura at 708-652-6136 or 708-788-9054
Hogar de Fe680 Deerpath
Lake Forest, IL 60045
Saturdays, 6:30 p.m.Call 630-696-8052 for informationFree ESL classes on Saturdays, 4:00 p.m. Child care is available.
Hope Lutheran Church1575 Reckinger Rd
Aurora, IL 60505
11:30 a.m.Contact Rev. Angel Morales at amorales@stpaulaurora.org
Iglesia Evangelica Luterana San Pablo555 E Benton St
Aurora, IL 60505
9:30 a.m.Contact Rev. Alex Merlo at amerlo@iglesiasanpabloaurora.org
Iglesia Evangelica Luterana Vida y Fe1111 Van St
Elgin, IL 60123
11:00 a.m.Contact Rev. Jorge Mazariegos at pastor.jmazariegos@gmail.comFriday 7:00 p.m. Bible study – 4th Friday healing service
Jehovah El Buen Pastor (Logan Square)3740 W Belden Ave
Chicago, IL60618
10:30 a.m.Contact Rev. Fernando Gomez at jehovahelbuenpastor@gmail.com
St. Matthew’s Lutheran Church (Pilsen)2108 W 21st St
Chicago, IL 60608
11:30 a.m.Contact Rev. Cesar Sifuentes at ceelly1973@gmail.comSunday 10:00 a.m. Bible study, Tuesday and Thursday 1:00 p.m. Bible study
San Pablo Iglesia Luterana1025 Lake St
Melrose Park, IL 60160
11:30 a.m.Contact Rev. Martin Zarate at martinzus@yahoo.comPastor Martin Zarate offers Bible classes and confirmation instruction in Spanish on an as needed basis.
St. Paul Lutheran Church100 S School St
Mt Prospect, IL 60056
12:00 p.m.Contact vicar Andrés Valencia at avalencia@saint-paul.orgMeal and fellowship following service
Tabor Lutheran Church3542 W. Sunnyside Ave., Chicago, IL 6062512:00 p.m.Contact Rev. Ramirez at info@taborchicago.org or 773-588-4040Bible study and fellowship.
Trinity Lutheran Church328 George St
West Chicago, IL 60185
12:00 p.m.Contact Rev. Fred Gaede at pastor@trinitywc.orgFellowship and discussion following Sunday service.
Vida y Fe/Life & Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church417 W Main St, Elgin, IL 60118

12:30 pm

Contact Rev. Mazariegos at  224-802-2949

Family Bible Study-Monday 7:00 p.m.

Bible Study for Ladies-Wednesday 7:00 p.m.

LithuanianZion Lithuanian Lutheran Church9000 Menard Ave
Oak Lawn, IL 60453
11:00 a.m.Contact Rev. Dr. Valdas Ausra at valdasa@hotmail.comBible study 11:00 a.m. Wednesdays (in English and Lithuanian)
TeluguBethesda Telugu Church (English District)6803 N Campbell Ave
Chicago, IL 60645
10:30 a.m. in English (combined service)Contact Rev. Shadrach Katari at shadrachkatari@gmail.comFamily Bible study in Telugu by appointment
Ethiopian (Amharic)Makane Jesus at Historic Chapel of St. Peter Lutheran Church202 E Schaumburg Rd
Schaumburg, IL 60194
10:30 a.m.Contact Solomon Damtew at solomon7434@gmail.comThursday 7:00 p.m. prayer meeting, Friday 7:00 p.m. Bible study
Arabic/FarsiSalam Christian FellowshipContact Hesham Shehab hicham.chehab@gmail.comSmall group Bible studies
UrduIndian Fellowship at Historic Chapel of St. Peter Lutheran Church, Schaumburg202 E Schaumburg Rd.
Schaumburg, IL 60194
1st Sunday of each monthcontact John Bushe at johnbushi88@gmail.com