Category: Events

Prayer Vigil Monday, June 8, 2020

The Tree of Life Social Justice Team extends a special invitation to join us for George Floyd Memorial Parking Lot Vigil in conjunction with other McHenry County congregational gatherings sponsored by the Faith Leaders of McHenry County on Monday, June 8 at 7pm in our … read more.

A Virtual Flower Communion

Sunday, April 26, 2020, 10:45am

Lou Ness

On April 26th, we celebrate with the Flower Communion and discover new ways of following Norbert Capek ideas around ritual and tradition, finding ways of binding us together, even when separated. What rituals have helped you manage the pandemic … read more.

Vegan Potluck Cancelled

The vegan potluck scheduled for this Sunday, March 15, 2020 at 5pm has been cancelled in response to the spread of COVID-19. We hope to return to good food and fellowship in April or May.

Poets in Resistance II

a public
reading and rally. Friday March 13th
7-10. 

Tree of Life
Sanctuary

Mark your
calendars now!

Ten to twelve poets will be selected representing the widest possible range of voices—all ages, gender identification, races, ethnicities, and spiritualties—and of style—poetry slam, hip-hop, performance art, observational, personal reflection, traditional, rhymed, unrhymed, … read more.

Book Study

Beginning January 27th at 7:00 pm, Lou Ness is hosting a group for anyone interested in studying Karen Armstrong’s new book, “The Lost Art of Scripture.” The Armstrong book has been highly reviewed, well researched and offers a new way of considering the history and … read more.

Women Rising

Saturday, January 18, 2020 at 12:30pm.

Many from the congregation will be attending the Women’s March in Woodstock. We hope you will join us. Now is the time to raise our voices.

You can see the poster with information here.

You can RSVP on Facebook … read more.

The Christmas Star, Myth or Magic?

Tuesday, December 24, 2019, 7:00pm

We gather on Christmas Eve to renew ourselves in this season of good will, to kindle hope and celebrate the gift of life. Join visiting preacher and special friend of Tree of Life, Lou Ness, and Music Director, Cassandra Vohs-Demann, for … read more.

Holiday Choir Concert

Sunday, December 22, 2019, 10:45am

Join
the Tree of Life Choir for our annual HOLIDAY CONCERT!

A
Sharing of Music & Poetry

The choir
will perform a collection of traditional and modern carols. Several poets from
Tree of Life were invited to write original poems inspired by each of our
concert selections and … read more.