St John's United Methodist Church 1100 Ontario St, Oak Park, IL60302 St. John's United Methodist Church is mainly comprised of Filipino-Americans who live in Oak Park. However, many…More individuals in the congregation come from neighboring suburbs or the inner city. This is an open church that believes all are welcome to come and share in service. St. John's participates in mission work such as disaster relief and vacation Bible school. St. John's also participates in the "Crop Walk," an event to raise money and awareness for the local food pantry.
Cornerstone United Methodist Church 171 N Cuyler Ave, Oak Park, IL60302 Cornerstone United Methodist Church has been serving Oak Park since 1898. Originally called Third Methodist Episcopal…More Church and later Cuyler Avenue Methodist Church, Cornerstone United Methodist Church erected its own building in 1901. Cornerstone participates in a variety of activities, such as the CROP Walk and donating to the local food pantries. The church also has a nursery available on site for families attending worship service on Sundays.
Billing its leaders and congregation alike as "an open community united in love and justice," the First United Church…More of Oak Park was founded in 1975 when members of two denominations — Presbyterian and the United Church of Christ — combined.
The church observes creeds from both faiths, invites members of all demoninations and welcomes the gay, lesbian and bisexual community.
The church building is also home to Oak Park River Forest Food Pantry, the walk-in ministry, a "cluster tutoring" program and a nursery school. It also hosts the PADS homeless ministry two nights a week.