What we do

Learn more about our history and how five churches came together as one . . .

River Forest United Methodist Church offers many opportunities for growth, fellowship, and service.

  • Christian education
  • Kids and youth group
  • Music program
  • Susanna Wesley Circle
  • United Methodist Men
  • Volunteer opportunities
    Proviso Food Pantry
    West Suburban PADS dinners
    CROP Walk
    Des Plaines River Cleanup
  • Social events
    Chili dinner (November)
    Christmas dinner
    Monthly free brunch, September through May

Our mission: To be the Body of Christ, offering Jesus Christ to all people. We:

  • Nurture fellowship by providing a sense of belonging in the local and global church

  • Provide for spiritual growth and well being through worship, Christian education, counseling, and Bible study

  • Reach out and serve our community and region

  • Witness to the liberating power of salvation through social justice, action, and spiritual transformation

But enough about us! We want to know about you–and we want you to come join us in fellowship and bring to us your enthusiasm, your energy, your desire to learn about God and serve your fellow human beings. Hope to see you soon!

Pastor: Edgar F. Solis
Secretary: Julie Sanger