Events/Announcements

EDUCATION POSITIONS AVAILABLE — Principal/teacher- Alpine Christian School in Rockford, Illinois is seeking a principal/teacher, teaching grades 5-8. Alpine Christian School is a Pre-K-8th grade school with about 50 students and 3 staff.

If interested, send resume to Lori Aguilera- laguilera@ilcsda.org


ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT POSITION  — There is an opening in the Illinois Conference office for an Administrative Assistant to the President and Vice President of Administration.  Applicants should be Seventh-day Adventist and have qualities that include intentionally pursuing a growing relationship with Jesus Christ, living a life of integrity and supporting and engaging in the fulfilling of the Illinois Conference’s mission and vision. 

Essential Job Functions include

  • Assist President and Executive Secretary in preparing documents and special projects.
  • Assist in planning events
  • Maintains schedules as assigned
  • Manage website and email accounts.
  • Communication Coordinator for the Illinois Conference.

Technical/Knowledge/Skills: Required: Acceptably completed Clerical Test. Preferred: Basic computer skills. Microsoft Office. Highly effective time management, verbal and written skills. Self-starter, collaborates well with leadership. Organized, people person. Must be able to read, write and speak English. Ability to hear and understand speech at normal room levels and on the telephone.

For a more detailed job description, please contact our HR Director, Deborah Perez at dperez@ilcsda.org or call 630-716-3525


ILLINOIS CONFERENCE PROCLAMATION SERIES — We are very excited about the Illinois Conference Proclamation Series every evening this week from April 11-17. The theme is “The Greatest Story.” We are looking at stories of Jesus in the gospel narrative to address common questions and struggles while offering the gospel hope Jesus provides. The presentation will begin at 7:00 each evening and last for one hour. We will have a Sabbath program on April 17th with a repeat of the church service at 7:00 PM. Here are the general themes and speakers below:

April 11 (7:00 PM) - Hope and Healing, Pastor David Oceguera, Bolingbrook Church

April 12 (7:00 PM) - Love and Relationships, Pastor Gordon Fraser, Goshen church district

April 13 (7:00 PM) – Forgiveness and Reconciliation, Pastor Jonathan Burnett, North Shore church

April 14 (7:00 PM) - Life and Purpose, Pastor Matthew Lucio, Peoria church

April 15 (7:00 PM) - A Different Kingdom, Pastor Jason Salyers, Hinsdale church

April 16 (7:00 PM) - Celebration and Joy, Elder Ivan Williams, North American Division

April 17 - Elder Ron Aguilera, Illinois Conference President


Cruise With a Mission   Center for Youth Evangelism is planning a December cruise to Mexico! Experience beautiful new places with amazing people, fun activities and a unique way to serve! The Mexico Riviera Cruise will depart San Diego, Cali., on December 12-19, 2021 with stops in Cabo San Lucas, Mazatlan, and Puerto Vallarta, Mexico before returning back to San Diego. More information can be found at cye.org/cwm.


TELL HOW GOD HAS BLESSED YOU — Our Stewardship Department is looking for inspiring testimonials. If you have something to share, please contact Arek Bojko (630.480.4765, abojko@ilcsda.org) or talk to your local pastor.


SUBSTITUTE TEACHERS NEEDED — If you enjoy working with children while maintaining a flexible work schedule, you should consider becoming a Substitute Teacher. The Illinois Conference Office of Education is looking for Substitute Teachers – please send your resumes to Sandra Agosto sagosto@ilcsda.org . There are 10 schools in the state of Illinois - check to see if one is in your area www.ilcsda.org/schools.


STEWARDSHIP CORNER:  

If you would like to learn how the Illinois Conference can assist you with preparation of your Last Will and Testament or other estate documents, contact our Planned Giving and Trust Department:

trust@ilcsda.org

630.480.4765

Arkadiusz Bojko, Planned Giving & Trust Services Consultant


Communication from the Conference — Receive information from the conference right to your smart phone.  Please text ILC to the following number (844) 947-6582 to begin receiving materials and information in real time.