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About Christ Church of Oak Brook

Christ Church of Oak Brook is an intergenerational, non-denominational Christian church with an average weekend attendance of 2,600 people and a membership of more than 5,000. A core group of 75 staff and hundreds of volunteers join together on its 25-acre campus to provide ministries of worship, growth, and service for the western suburbs and beyond. The church gives away more than 20% of its annual income to support a weekly television and radio broadcast and the life-changing work of more than 80 local and global mission partners with a passion for children at risk, church-planting, community development, and crisis relief.


LOCAL CHURCH INSPIRES 600 LEADERS TO USE INFLUENCE TO EXTEND FLOURISHING TO THOUSANDS

Oak Brook, Illinois, November 11, 2016 - It is not every day that the leadership of Oak Brook’s well-known Christ Church hosts their worship service in a tent. Stranger still, was their choice to hold this gathering the night of game three of the Chicago Cubs playing in the World Series. Yet, more than 6oo of the churches 5,000+ members came together on October 28 for a very pointed purpose.