Posts from 2016

Church Lunch, Jan 1

Church Lunch, Jan 1

To celebrate the start of 2017, we will have a family-style hot pot church luncheon on January 1. What is a hot pot? It is a pot of simmering broth on a portable burner in the middle of each table. Then around it are plates of meat, seafood, and vegetables, all prepped and ready to…

Women's Ministry Planning Meeting, Jan 15

Women’s Ministry Planning Meeting, Jan 15

The Women’s Ministry would like to invite all women of Cornerstone to our first planning meeting in January. This meeting will be held at the Gin home starting at 1 pm for those who are interested in knowing what the ministry has been doing, and would like to get involved in serving in this area.…

Alliance Missions Visit, Jan 15

Alliance Missions Visit, Jan 15

This year’s theme, “Prepare the way for the Lord,” based on Luke 3:4–6, reveals how God is on the move in our world, making a way for overlooked and isolated peoples to come to Him. He is inviting us to join Him in “preparing a way” so that ALL will see His salvation. We will…

International Christmas Special, Dec 18

International Christmas Special, Dec 18

The Children’s Ministry presents a musical performance by the children and youth sung in multiple languages (German, Spanish, English, and Mandarin) to represent the diversity of God’s people and churches in the Alliance. It will be on December 18 right after service in the same area as worship.

Alliance Year End Offering 2016, Dec 11 & 18

TOGETHER WE CAN DO MORE. At the close of this year, we have the opportunity to “rewrite the headlines” by extending Christ’s love—in word and deed—to those suffering the effects of war, disease, and disaster, and to those who have become disillusioned with belief systems that promote hatred and oppression. Our gifts to the Alliance Year-End Offering will enable Alliance workers to…

Youth Group Ice Skating

Youth Group Ice Skating, Dec. 10

The Youth Group will meet on Saturday, Dec. 10 for a fun time of ice skating. Join us at the church by 12:30 pm, and we’ll go to the Maggie Daley Skating Ribbon at Maggie Daley Park as a group. You’ll need ice skates (which you can rent for $14), CTA fare, and money for…

thank you

Thank You, Nov 16

Give thanks to the Lord, for he is good. His love endures forever. – Psalm 136 Thank you Lord for providing a new location to Cornerstone Community Church to worship you. Thank you for loving us, and showing favor to your people. Thank you for putting your people’s faith into action with the help and…

Cornerstone Move

Cornerstone Move, Nov 12

Cornerstone Community Church needs your help to move! We’ll be meeting at our Daystar School (1550 S. State St.) at 10 am Saturday, November 12, pack up and load items from the storage closet into the moving truck, and drive over to Perspectives (1930 S. Archer Ave.) to unload. Contact Dan Yeo, if you’re available…

bible study and fellowship

New Women’s Weekly Bible Study/Fellowship Group, Nov 15

Beginning November 15, Grace Eremin will be hosting a women’s precepts bible study and fellowship at her home in Chicago. All women and youth girls are welcome. For information on Precepts, visit In this busy life, it is critical that we stop and rest with the Lord and fellowship with one another. These studies…

Thanksgiving Dinner, Nov 24

Thanksgiving Dinner, Nov 24

Thanksgiving is a day for thanksgiving and praise. It is through thankfulness to God that we are encouraged in our faith. If you do not have plans for Thanksgiving dinner and would like to join a Cornerstone family, please contact June Gin. Families interested in hosting should contact June by November 13, Sunday.