Naperville Campus

Hesed House | 1st Monday/Tuesday of the Month |      Hesed House

The congregation of Wheatland Salem Church orchestrates  donations and volunteers to feed as many as 200 homeless residents dinner and breakfast at Hesed House on the first Monday and Tuesday.

Email Mike to get a list of items and volunteers that are needed.

led by Mike Abrams | email | 630.947.3477


Bell Choir | Rehearsals Monday | 6:30 - 8:00 p.m. | Sanctuary

Ring bells 2nd & 4th Sunday in the Traditional Heritage Service during the school year

First rehearsal in August

Middle school through adult welcome.

led by Marti Palmer | email | 630.904.0012


Cornerstone Choir | Rehearsals Wednesdays | 7 - 8:15 p.m. | Sanctuary

Sing Sunday in the Traditional Heritage Service during the school year.  First rehearsal in August

Middle school through adult welcome

led by Vicay Lauderdale | email | 630.896.3014


Faithful Men | Rehearsals Wednesdays | 8:15 - 9:00 p.m. | Sanctuary

Be part of the all men choir. High school and up are welcome.

First rehearsal in August

led by Sue Ambler | email | 630.548.1584


10:00 Community Team | meet monthly 

This team's mission is to empower the body of Christ to foster care, community, and connection.  Be part of the hospitality at Wheatland.

led by Liz Johnson | email | 630.308.8524


Helping Hands | call for day/time/location

Do you enjoy cooking and sharing your hospitality? Helping Hands is a group who assist Wheatland Salem individuals / families with meals during those unique life events where a homemade meal can be a true blessing.

led by Georgia Harle| email | 630.778.1562


Helping Hands Baby Meals | call for day/time/location

Helping Hands Baby Meals is a group who assists Wheatland Salem individuals/families with meals when a baby is delivered.  A homemade meal can be a true blessing upon the transition of a newborn at home.

Call Church office at 630.904.1035


Georgetown Reading Buddies | Various times/days | Georgetown Elementary School

Come be part of a group that goes into the school to be a reading buddy with the students.  There are various times and days available.

Starts in the fall

led by Carolyn Tsikouris | email | 630.301.9111


Treasure Bears | reservations required | call for more info

Treasure Bears provide an opportunity for people who have been traveling the journey of grief to make a memorial teddy bear out of clothing that belonged to their loved one.

led by Barb Hoyle | email | 630.674.9341


Gift Mart | call for day/time/location (December 16 Mart)

Gift Mart is a ministry that partners with our local schools to give a hand up at Christmas to the families.  We have one-day serving opportunities throughout December and planning opportunities for the event throughout the year.

led by Katie Minott and  Pam Blanchard | email | 773.750.9535


Refugee Team | Meets throughout the Year | Various Days 

Learn about how to volunteer throughout the year as a Friend, a Driver, teach ESL or learn about some of the supplies that are needed through World Relief as the most vulnerable families are in need.

led by Jeanette Abrams | email | 630.297.3188 or        Annette Bertucci | email | 815.530.0510 


Stephen Ministry | call for info

Stephen Ministers are members of our congregation who receive special training to provide 1-to-1 listening, caring, and encouraging support to people going through a crisis or a difficult time.  

led by Lisa Medanic  630.299.9085 and Kim Bockay 630.926.2652.


Congregational Care | call for info

A team of volunteers from our congregation who are available for prayer, a note, a phone call, a visit, or for practical help for people in our congregation.  

led by Kim Bockay 630.926.2652


Hospitality Team | Mainly Sundays 

Come be part of a team that welcome, assimilates, ushers, and greets members and guests each week.  Also includes coffee clean up and guest follow up.

led by Jeannie Konicki | email | 630.636.6319


Serve Team | Various Times & Days

Sew for military and donates items to Operation Support Our Troops America and WSC Military families.

led by Barbara Hoyle | email | 630.674.9341

 

 

 

 

 

Oswego campus

Hesed House | 1st Monday/Tuesday of the Month |  Hesed House

The congregation of Wheatland Salem Church orchestrates  donations and volunteers to feed as many as 200 homeless residents dinner and breakfast at Hesed House on the first Monday and Tuesday.

Email Mike to get a list of items and volunteers that are needed.

led by Nancy Curran | email | 630.788.6308


Common Thread | 2nd Wednesdays | 7-9 p.m. |Panera |                                   Meets in Oswego on Douglas St.

women only | Our common thread is prayer. We knit or crochet prayer shawls, prayer patches and prayer scarves to be distributed by the Congregation Care Team.

led by Barb Hoyle | email | 630.674.9341



FareShare | call for day/time/loc

Do you enjoy cooking and sharing your hospitality? FareShare is a group who assists Wheatland Salem individuals / families with meals during those unique life events where a homemade meal can be a true blessing.

for more info contact Kim Bockay | email | 630.926.2652


Gift Mart | call for day/time/location (December 16 Mart)

Gift Mart is a ministry that partners with our local schools to give a hand up at Christmas to the families.  We have one-day serving opportunities through December and planning opportunities for the event throughout the year.

led by Nancy Curran | email | 630.788.6308


Hospitality Team | Mainly Sundays 

Come be part of a team that welcome, assimilates, ushers, and greets members and guests each week.

led by Kim Neace | email | 630.615.7060 and Joe McBride | email | 630.640.6869