Thank you, from Kim Stewart


Thank You, from Kim Stewart Dear RCLPC Family, I was so overwhelmed by the outpouring of love and support at my retirement celebration. It really was so much fun, and I hope everyone enjoyed it as much as I did. Getting reconnected and seeing people face to face was especially nice. I was so touched […]

Where is our Zatoun Palestinian olive oil?

Zatoun Palestinian olive oil

Where is our Zatoun Palestinian olive oil? Our supply of Zatoun olive oil has been depleted, and we are expecting our next shipment in the Spring. Israeli policies discriminate against the Palestinian population, making access to their beloved olive trees and delivery of olive oil shipments to the United States extremely difficult. Discrimination against the […]

Want to Be a GAME CHANGER?

Souper Bowl - green field image

Want to Be a GAME CHANGER? You will be when you join the RCLPC Souper Bowl of Caring Team. 100% of your donation on February 12 will go to the Woodstock Food Pantry. Consider making a donation today and helping us reach our goal of $1,200. Let’s Do This!!!!!

Valentine’s Day 2023

Valentine hearts

Valentine’s Day 2023 Stay after church for an hour or so and help us make VALENTINES on Sunday, February 5th. We are making valentines for poorer nursing home seniors in the county who are without family or their relatives are far away. We need HEART MAKERS (not heartbreakers) so bring your glue stick and join […]

Living Waters Update – 1/26/23

Living Waters - RCLPC Teams

Living Waters Update – January 26, 2023 The first of three RCLPC Living Waters Teams (Rick and Lois Johnson, Fred Neuschel and Chris Pickett) will meet in Guatemala City on February 5th . This team will be meeting with three of our partners in Western Guatemala. Monday and Tuesday we will meet with our partners […]

Session Highlights – January 23, 2023


Session Highlights January 23, 2023 ● Rev. John Dillon Moderator● Approved Session Meeting Minutes from December 12, 2022● Approved Special Session Meeting Minutes from January 9, 2023● Pastor John announced his intent to retire by the end of June 2023● Rev. Eric Heinekamp (Transformational General Presbyter and Stated Clerk) led the Session discussion on what […]

People in Need (PIN) – January 28

People in Need Forum image

People in Need (PIN) – January 28 PIN is an annual expo of nonprofits that operate in and around McHenry County. The public is invited to learn about the abundance of resources and support for themselves and for others. If you are looking to volunteer but don’t know exactly what you want to do, the […]

Annual Congregational Meeting


Annual Congregational Meeting Call for Annual Congregation Meeting on January 29, 2023 immediately following the 10am service in Sanctuary and via Zoom to present and approve: the RCLPC annual report; present and approve the Pastor’s 2023 Terms of Call and present and approve RCLPC By-law change.

Living Waters – January 2023 update


Living Waters Update January 12, 2023 Our Living Waters team will soon send three different groups to Guatemala to make sustainability visits to each of our five partners. In early February, our members Fred, Chris, Rick and Lois will work with in-country staff members Rubenia and new tech Pablo Maldonado at churches in two locations, […]