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  • We worship an awesome God!


    A summer worship schedule begins May 29 (Memorial Day weekend) through September 4 (Labor Day weekend) with a single worship time at 9:00 a.m. 

    Every Sunday includes a children’s message and a wonderful “children’s church” experience with caring adults within the worship hour.  Through the summer weeks the worshipping community will be drawn in around the theme, “Join the Mission! – a summer series excursion” and will consider how personally and together we can play a part in God’s mission in our world.


    Many musical gifts are offered through these summer Sundays for the purpose of worship.  On one Sunday you may experience a more contemporary style, while on another the more traditional Lutheran liturgy and hymns.  Various styles contribute to make moments of worship together both rich and meaningful.


    Praise the Lord.

    Praise God in his sanctuary;

        praise God in the mighty heavens.
    Praise God for God’s acts of power;
        praise God for his surpassing greatness.
    Praise God with the sounding of the trumpet,
        praise God with the harp and lyre,
    praise God with timbrel and dancing,
        praise God with the strings and pipe,
    praise God with the clash of cymbals,
        praise God with resounding cymbals.

    Let everything that has breath praise the Lord.

    Praise the Lord.

    (Psalm 150)


     Visitors can get an idea of what to expect, a statement of the tenets of communion, and a brief explanation of the cycle of readings.

    Christ Lutheran Church offers a nurseryChildren's Church, and Sunday School.

  • The Saturday Morning Bible Study meets in the church library at 9:30am.  They are working through the Tim Keller book: "Generous Justice". 

    The Sunday Morning Bible Study meets at 8:00am in the library. They are studying Luther's Small Catechism. Come join them. 

    The Thursday Evening Bible Study covers many bible related topics.  This group meets at 7pm at the Bucholz home twice a month. 

  • Recent Events

    ROMEOs Men’s Breakfast Monday August 1

    JULIETs Friday, August 5, 8:30am

    Church Work Day Saturday, August 6 7:30am

    Worship Team Meeting Monday, August 8

    Outreach Meeting Tuesday, August 10

    Bible Studies, Thursday night 7pm, Saturday morning 9:30 and Sunday morning 8am

    Third Thursday, August 18 Uncle Bub’s

    Pub Church Sunday, August 21

    Backpack Blessing Sunday, August 28

    Food for Thought Monday August 29 7:30pm 

  • September Events

    Knitting Group Saturday, September 2 10am

    Child Protection Training Sunday, September 4 10am

    Golf Outing Saturday September 10 3pm

    Saturday Service Group September 10 8am

    Rally Day Worship Sunday September 11   8:30am and 10am

    ROMEOs Monday, September 12 8am Blueberry Hill

    Theology on Tap Saturday, September 17 6:30pm

    Bible Studies Select Thursdays 7pm, Saturdays 9:30 am, Sunday morning 8am


    Click here to see the entire

    calendar, one month at a time.

  • Christ Lutheran Church is a congregation of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, located in Clarendon Hills, Illinois. Our mission is to Live, Grow and Share as Disciples of Christ so we offer opportunities for all to worship, to learn more about God’s Word in Bible study, and to reach out in service to our community. Learn more about us by exploring the links below or come for a visit.
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  • Christ Lutheran Church

    60 55th Street
    Clarendon Hills, IL 60514

    Fax:     630-325-2221

    For directions enter starting address:

    Send email to Pastor Dale Ziemer:


    Send email to Rachel Krohn, Office Manager: 


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  • Directions to Christ Lutheran Church

    Coming from the North or South:


    Take Route 83 to the 55th Street exit. Head west on 55th Street to Holmes Avenue (1st light). Take a right on Holmes, and take an immediate right again. Go one block down the hill to Christ Lutheran Church of Clarendon Hills.


    Coming from the East or West:


    Take 55th Street to Holmes. Turn North on Holmes, and take an immediate right. Go one block down the hill to Christ Lutheran Church of Clarendon Hills.

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Our Mission is to Live, Grow, and Share as Disciples of Christ.

Bible Reading

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Recent Sermons

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Renewing the Covenant
Sunday October 25, 2015
Positioning Ourselves with Christ
Sunday September 27, 2015
The Pride of Associating with God
Sunday September 20, 2015
Do not Fear, only Believe
Sunday June 28, 2015


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