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Pray First

Join us on the first Sunday of each month from 12:15-12:45 p.m. in the Worship Center. As we gather, we will pray for we pray for the advance of the gospel locally, regionally, and globally. Further, we will pray for the specific needs of our people and our growth in Jesus Christ.

Men's Tuesday Prayer

Join us Tuesday mornings from 6:30 -7:30 a.m. in room 300 at the Barrington campus. We will focus on praying for our families, work, church, and everything in between. Feel free to come and leave as your time allows.

Wednesday Prayer

Join us on the second and forth Wednesdays of each month from 3:30-4:30 p.m., in room 204. As we gather, we will pray for the Barrington Pastors, Staff, ministries, and the ongoing work of the Gospel in our community. We will also spend time praying for The Orchard’s overseas efforts.


Andrea Swanson, Barrington Congregation Administrator, 847.852.2206


Women’s LIFE Groups

Find fellowship with other believers around God’s Word by joining a women’s LIFE Group. LIFE Groups meet at various times and locations throughout the week and study the current sermon series, other gospel-centered studies or other books of the Bible.

Moms, we have several Thursday morning LIFE Groups just for you. We are offering childcare for infants – 4 yrs. old on Thursday mornings 9 – 11 a.m.  Please register your child(ren) to be part of Thursday Morning LIFE Group Kids. They will have a great time learning Bible verses and truths about God, worshiping, and playing with other children while you attend one of our Women’s LIFE Groups. Register your child(ren) here.

Café Mom

Come and meet other moms while finding refreshment and rest for your souls. Café Mom meets the third Thursday of the month, September to May, 9-11 a.m.  Register here.


We offer several Women's Events throughout the year. Visit the events page for more info.


Hear how the hope of the Gospel speaks into our sometimes messy real life situations through some of the women from our church in the Real Hope, Real Life blog


Laura Kleinschmidt, Director of Women’s Ministries, 847.852.2212


Men’s LIFE Groups

Find fellowship with other believers around God’s Word through a men’s LIFE Group. Our groups tend to be intergenerational, meet at various times throughout the week and discuss the sermon or other Gospel-centered material. 

Men’s Breakfasts

We meet the second Saturday of the month, September through May, 8-10 a.m. in the café. Register here

Men’s Mentoring 

This one-on-one mentoring program will connect you with a mature Christian man who can help you through the fundamentals of the Christian life. 


Luke Trifilio, Pastor of Congregational Life, 847.852.2218

Singles 40+

Attend a Friday night gathering on the third Friday of the month at the Barrington Campus. Join us from 6:30-10 p.m. for dinner, contemporary worship, teaching and small group discussion followed by more fellowship. The small group discussion is about building community, the worship is Christ-centered and the Word is alive! Suggested donation $8.00.

Our remaining 2022-23 dates are:

  • December 16
  • January 20
  • February 17
  • March 17
  • April 21
  • May 19


Luke Trifilio, Pastor of Congregational Life, 847.852.2218


Senior Adults

Senior Adult LIFE Groups

LIFE Groups are available for all ages. Join a LIFE Group to continue your growth in your walk with Christ and enjoy meaningful community with others in the church.

Faith for Life

Faith for Life is a ministry for senior adults. Join us in person on the first and third Tuesdays of the month, 12 – 2 p.m. for Bible lessons and fellowship. You're invited to bring along a sack lunch! Questions? Contact Luke Trifilio, 847.852.2218. 


Luke Trifilio, Pastor of Congregational Life, 847.852.2218

Celebrate Recovery

Celebrate Recovery is a Christ-centered, 12-step recovery program based on the teaching of Jesus Christ, for anyone dealing with a compulsive or addictive behavior or a codependent relationship. It meets at various churches around the country.

We meet Thursdays from 7 - 9 p.m. in the Student Ministries Center at The Orchard Arlington Heights. The meeting includes worship, teaching and small group time. You can join our group at any point.


Paul Zittnan, 224.595.6602