Current Initiatives

We continually strive to find new ways to interact with the community and serve in the name of Christ. If you have an idea for a new initiative, please contact us and let us help make it happen!

Common Ground Initiative

Lutheran Church of the Atonement

  • Community Garden – Multiple churches are working together to plant, weed and water Atonement’s beautifully built raised-bed gardens. Produce will be delivered throughout the summer in support of a free lunch program offered in Wauconda.

Village Church of Barrington

  • Crafts with Compassion – providing fun for the whole family and gifting us with over 14 fleece blankets.
  • Linen Drive -“It not just a set of sheets, it’s a fresh start”

The Orchard’s Barrington Campus

  • Sheets – 30 sets of twin-sized sheets donated
  • Flower Arranging Workshop for our neighbors