Children (0-11)

On Sunday Mornings

We have a crèche which runs during the 9:45 service. We also have a number of fun, friendly and interactive Bible teaching groups for children aged 0-11:
Woddlers for children aged 2-4.

Big truths for little hearts, with plenty of singing and craft.

Trekkers for school years R-2.

A time for children to have fun, make friends and love Jesus more as they learn about him through God’s word.

Explorers for school years 3-6.

Exploring what the Bible says and why it matters to us, in a lively and engaging way, with time for games, discussion and prayer.

On Sunday Afternoons

Our 4:30 City Service provides creche facilities as well as an exciting program called City Club.
City Club for school years R-6.

Learning about who God is and what he’s done, whilst making friends and enjoying time to play and chat.

During The Week

Everyone is welcome to come along to any of our midweek clubs, whether you come to church on Sundays or not! We run a range of fun activities for children aged 5-10 in a safe and friendly environment:
Sparklers for children aged 0-4

Wednesdays 10am-11:30am

With songs, Bible stories, crafts and some great toys!

Email Janet Rayment for more information.

Whizz Kids for boys and girls aged 5-7

Tuesdays 5:30-6:30pm

Zap for boys aged 8-10

Mondays 6:30-7:30pm

2-2 for girls aged 8-10

Thursdays 6:00-7:15pm

Term Dates

Summer 2019:

28th April – 21st July (half-term break in the week of 27th May)


Autumn:    1st September – 15th December (half-term break in the week of 28th October)
Spring:       12th January – 29th March (half-term break in the week of 17th February)
Summer:   26th April – 19th July (half-term break in the week of 25th May)


HBC: Holiday Bible Club
HBC Summer 2019 – Registration now open

HBC will be held at St Ebbe’s Church on Friday 31st May from 9:45am to 3:45pm. Registration is now available:please complete an online registration form. You can also pay for your child’s place via the link below. 

About HBC

HBC is for all children in school years R-6 who are invited to be a part of a colourful day on Friday 31st May. The day will be packed full of fun games, crafts, competitions, snacks, an outing, new friends and learning about Jesus. Please bring a packed lunch for the day.

What is the cost?

The cost is £10 per child. You can pay online via our event page. Bursaries are available, please contact Wesley Xu about this.

If you have any questions, please email Wesley Xu.

Future Holiday Bible Clubs

Every half-term, St Ebbe’s puts on a one-day event for children in school years R – 6. The day is comprised of top-notch games, taste-bud-tickling snacks, and tip-top storytelling from the Bible. All primary school-aged children are welcome to be a part of the great hullabaloo and general hubbub that the event will inevitably provide. More details for each event can be found below.

Register now

Friday 31st May 2019, 9:45am-3:45pm,

at St Ebbe’s Church.

Save the date

Friday 1st November, 9:45am-3:45pm

at St Ebbe’s Church.

Save the date

Friday 21st February 2020, 9:45am-3:45pm,

at St Ebbe’s Church.

We take the care of our young people seriously. You can find more information about safeguarding here.

Say Hello!

Families Team

Ian Fry

Associate Minister (Families)

Wes Xu

Youth Worker
Contact / Location

Contact info

123, New Lenox, Chicago IL 60606

Gathering Times


8:00am, 9:15am, 11:00am

Events / Calendar