2022-2023 in Children’s Ministries

For a full list of upcoming ministries and events, check out our PDF Calendar.


Register for 2022-2023 Family Life Ministries 

Family Life is composed of ministry programming for kids/students ages birth – 12th grade! We can’t wait to have you with us this year. Learn more about this year’s programs and register online.

Here is our ministry schedule for the 2022/2023 school year:

  • SPARKS (birth-5th grade) is on SUNDAYS, 9:00am or 10:30am CST – weekly
  • CLUB45 (Grades 4-5TH) is on TUESDAYS, 6:30-8:00pm CST – weekly
  • FAMILY WORSHIP SERVICES are offered at various times in the church calendar. See our PDF calendar above for our family worship services for Advent, Christmas, Ash Wednesday, Easter, and more.
    • Advent Night will be held November 30, 2022.  Look for family registration soon!  
  • FIRST COMMUNION INSTRUCTION will be held in 2 sessions (families need only attend one), Wednesday, November 2, 6-8pm OR Saturday, November 5, 9-11am.  All first communicants will be recognized at all services on Sunday, November 6th, with a light reception after.  Register online via Realm.  Email children@goodshepherd-naperville.org with questions or for help registering. 

COVID Protocols & Procedures

Please read COVID Updates for the latest information as it becomes available.


Connect with Our Director

Want to know more about our Family Life Ministries? Have other questions that aren’t answered here? Connect with our staff! We would love to connect and pray for you, whether you are new to Good Shepherd or have been around for ages.

Family Life is here to help your family invite everyone to walk together in the calling of Christ for a life of eternal impact.

Elisabeth Lectka

Director of Family Life – Children’s/Student Ministries


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