upcoming events

For a full schedule of our programs, events or activities, view our Calendar.

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  • An Acoustic Christmas with Denny Diamond and Trinadora

    Sunday, December 17th

    3 - 5 pm

    GPS Faith Community

    Free- donations to the musicians appreciated

    Join us for a free concert of holiday tunes presented by stateline favorites! An uncanny ability to channel the music of Neil Diamond, Patsy Cline, and Roy Orbison – along with a knack for creating fun during concerts – place Denny Diamond and Trinadora (Jannie Nelson and Ron Holm) among the Stateline’s busiest and best entertainers. 

  • Christmas Eve Morning Service at GPS

    Sunday, December 24th

    9:30 am

    One morning service only. Join us for candlelight services at 4 pm and 7 pm. 

    No Sunday school today.

    Join us for worship Christmas Eve morning and watch as the Sunday school children delight us with "Twas the Night Before Christmas." All are welcome. 

  • Christmas Eve Candlelight Services at GPS

    Sunday, December 24th

    4 pm and 7 pm

    Join us for Christmas Eve candlelight worship services. All are welcome!

  • Lessons and Carols

    Sunday, December 31st

    9:30 am

    Join us for one worship service at 9:30 am on New Years Eve. We'll have a service of Lessons and Carols that will tell the story of Christmas and give us an opportunity to sing Christmas carols! Ring in the New Year with GPS!

  • Faith Retreat for adults

    January 5th - 6th

    Lutherdale Bible Camp

    Adults are invited to sign up for an overnight retreat that will help us build a faith that goes Deep and Wide. Cost $40 includes lodging, meals and activities. Contact pastorrob@gpsfaith.com to sign up or sign up outside worship. 

  • Women's Bible Study

    All women, high school and up, are invited to  meet to discuss issues of faith and life on the first Tuesday of the month from 6:30 - 8 pm at GPS, We are currently watching and discussing the video series "That The World May Know: The Life and Ministry of the Messiah." No preparation needed, just show up!

GPS Faith Community

10714 North 2nd Street

Machesney Park, Illinois  61115

(779) 221-8491


A congregation of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA)