Alcoholics Anonymous Celebrates 70th Anniversary at First United Methodist Church of Crystal Lake

When I heard my minister Scott Field talk about a 70th anniversary, I immediately thought of the one our family just celebrated of my in-laws wedding. My father-in-law, Vince Giangrasso, has since died, so the mention of a 70th anniversary … Continue reading

Health Services for Kids without Private Health Insurance Thursday at First Church in Crystal Lake

Concurrent with its Rummage Sale, the First United Methodist Church is hosting the Ronald McDonald Care Mobile this Thursday at the corner of West Crystal Lake and Dole Avenues. From 9-4, kids without private health insurance will be provided free … Continue reading

Hultgren on Helping Children

A press release from Congressman Randy Hultgren: Let’s Act to Help Displaced Children on International Day of Peace Hultgren: Helping refugees rebuild amid war and poverty is difficult…but there is hope Washington, DC — U.S. Representative Randy Hultgren (IL-14) on … Continue reading

Free Food Every Friday at Nunda Township Hall

Just a reminder that the First Methodist Church of Crystal Lake facilitates the distribution of food at the Nunda Township Hall each Friday morning. It comes directly from the Jewel Stores in Crystal Lake and Woodstock, plus in a truck … Continue reading

First Church Nunda Food Distribution Resumes Friday

With Christmas and New Year’s both being on Friday, the First Methodist Church food distribution of products from the Northern Illinois Food Bank and Jewell held at the Nunda Township Hall was suspended for two weeks. Tomorrow, however, rain, snow … Continue reading

Food Still Free at Nunda Twp. Fridays

The First Methodist Church of Crystal Lake continues its every Friday morning distribution of free food at the Nunda Township Hall. Made possible by the Northern Illinois Food Bank, plus the Jewel stores in Crystal Lake and Woodstock, the event … Continue reading

Free Food at Nunda Twp. Hall Every Friday at 10

Should have gotten this up earlier. If you know anyone who could use food–meat, dry goods, dairy, fruits, vegetables, desserts, bread–please suggest they go to the Nunda Township Hall on Friday mornings. A truck from the Northern Illinois Food Bank … Continue reading