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Worship God with us this Sunday at 8:30am or 10:15am

Upcoming Activities

Thanksgiving Concert Lots of great music on Sunday, November 19 at 6pm in the Worship Center. Free admission, so invite your friends and family.
Thanksgiving Eve Service Give thanks to the Lord on Wednesday, November 22nd at 7pm in the chapel

Newcomers

 

Welcome to Maywood Evangelical Free Church! Watch the short video from our Lead Pastor and read the brief information below to know all you need to about our church.

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What does it mean to be a Christian?

 

Learn about our church, what we believe, and where we are headed

See who our Pastors and Staff are

 

View our church leadership team 

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Come to one of our Sunday services to gather together and worship God:


'Classic' at 8:30am
(Blend of traditional and contemporary elements)

or

'Contemporary' at 10:15am
(Newer, more energetic worship)

 

We are located at 3621 Samuelson Road, Rockford Illinois next to Jefferson High School. Our main entrance and also kid's entrance are on the south side of the building and guest parking is available there as well. View our campus map to know more

 

Attend a Sunday morning group for adults, high school, middle school, elementary kids, or nursery

 

Visit the Welcome Center to meet with one of our pastors or greeters before or after a service

 

Frequently Asked Questions about coming to one of our church services

 

After your visit, feel free to let us know what you thought by filling out this survey

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Join a Life Group to grow in your relationship with God and others

 

Be part of a ministry for you or your family

Adults

College/Career

Students

Kids
 

Each ministry has ways for you to serve using your God given talents and interests to further His mission.






Still have questions? Call the church office at 815-874-6806 or use this form to contact us

 

What is our service like?

Our service is socially-relaxed but spiritually-focused. Our worship services seek to please God, an audience of One, with Biblical and yet practical application so that you can live victoriously everyday for His glory.

How should you dress?

Comfortably! We want you to come as you are and be yourself. This means that if you worship God more freely by dressing casual then that is acceptable to us. It also means that if something more formal helps you focus and prepare for worship then please do so. Our focus is not on what you wear but on whether you are worshipping God and fellowshipping with others.

Will you be singled out as a newcomer?

No, you will not. It’s up to you to identify yourself as a newcomer. We welcome our visitors and want them to feel comfortable and at ease worshipping with us, so we do not single them out by asking them to introduce themselves.

Do we serve coffee?

Absolutely! Between services we offer coffee (both regular and decaf) and tea. Please stop by our cafe in the lobby and have a cup on us.

Do we offer anything for your children?

We do offer a nursery for infants – 2-year olds as well as pre-school, elementary and youth classes. Please visit our Kid's Ministry section to find out more information.

What kind of church are we?

Maywood is a Bible-centered, Christ-focused congregation affiliated with the Evangelical Free Church of America (EFCA). The EFCA is an association of nearly 1,300 autonomous churches united by a mutual commitment to serve our Lord Jesus Christ. The growing ministry of the EFCA currently extends to some 45 countries of the world.

Can you listen to the service online?

Yes. Each week we upload our video and audio recordings of the messages that are spoken at our church. Click on “Sermons” under the Media menu tab.