Celebration Info & Schedule

After 36 years of faithful service, Pastor Todd Habegger will be retiring on Sunday, June 2, 2019. We hope you will be part of celebrating Todd & Marti Habegger's ministry at Village Church.

Here are a couple ideas to get you started:

Written Message: Your expressions of thanks can be shared through a written note. Stop by the Celebration Kiosk in the lobby and pick up a card to write a note. Completed cards should be returned to either the box at the lobby kiosk or the church office. All cards compiled will be presented on Sunday, June 2. Deadline to submit a card is Sunday, May 26.

Video Message: Your expressions of thanks can be shared through a video. Feel free to make your own video using your phone or tablet and email it to village.church@vcgurnee.org. Please keep all recordings to one minute or less. Videos will be compiled onto DVDs and presented on Sunday, June 2. Deadline to submit a video is Sunday, May 12.

Celebration Sunday!


Sunday, June 2 - Todd's final Sunday at 9am & 10:45am
Preaching: Todd Habegger
Worship: Jason Carter
Picnic & Presentations at noon outside - $5/person, register on Realm
You can also register & pay at the Celebration kiosk in the lobby, beginning Sunday, April 28.

Celebration Schedule

Sunday, April 28: Faithful-Leaving A Godly Legacy
Preaching: Dr. Steve Jones, President of Missionary Church USA
Worship: Ted Wilson, former Village Pastor
Gurnee Donuts will be available in Rooms 207 & 208 from 10-11am

Sunday, May 5: Faithful-Godly Character
Featuring: Church Plants
Preaching: Wayne Okamoto, former Village Pastor
Worship: Jason Carter

Sunday, May 12: Faithful-Family Legacies (Mother's Day)
Honoring: Marti Habegger & her ministry at Village
Preaching: Jeff Van Etten, former Village Pastor
Worship: Matt Walberg, Todd & Marti's son-in-law

Sunday, May 19: Faithful-Investing in God's Kingdom
Featuring: Next Gen Leaders
Preaching: Paul Brandes, grew up at Village
Worship: Brenden Frank, grew up at Village

Sunday, May 26: Faithful-Serving as a Team
Featuring: Former Village Church Teammates
Preaching: Leif Anderson, former Village Pastor
Worship: Nathan Brand, former Village Pastor