All Posts By

Melinda Harrell

9/14-10/12  Kingdom Woman Book Study

September 14- October 12, 2019

The next session of the Women’s Ministry book study, “Kingdom Woman” by Tony Evans, will be September 21st at 10:00 a.m. The cost of the book is $12.50. See Loretta Williams for more information

9/21  A Day of Reflections

September 21, 2019

The Grief and Loss Ministry will host “A Day of Reflections” on Saturday, September 21st at 1:00 p.m. Everyone is invited to attend. Light refreshments will be served.

8/11 – 9/30  Coat Drive

August 11 – September 30, 2019

Bring your coats to SBC and give them to any member of the Tribe of Issachar:  Gwen Green, Pam Taylor, Renee McCleary, Shirley Warfield, Deacon Daisy Holley, Rhonda Jackson, Dorothy Lewis, Delia Mason, Sheila Odom, Lavaysha Cooper, Tina Tindall or Rose Clark

OR you may drop them off at SBC Monday – Friday: 9am – 5pm

OR on Sundays from 12-12:30pm.

Coats should be in like new condition; spot free with no tears.

Help Second Baptist Church and the Tribe of Issachar in conjunction with Carol Stream Crossing in this joint effort

8/11 – 9/20  Food and Toiletry Drive

August 11 – September 20, 2019

SBC has adopted Carol Stream Crossing Complex for the year.  Please help by donating to the Food Drive initiative for the Carol Stream Crossing residents. We will be collecting non-perishable items and food from August 11th-September 30th.  Our goal is to provide food baskets to 100 families who live at the complex.  Please provide as many of the items that is listed below and place them in the containers that are marked ASHER TRIBE.  We thank you in advance for making this sacrifice.  If you have any questions, see anyone from the ASHER TRIBE Team:  Elaine Cowherd, Judy Gordon, Melinda Harrell, Shirley Warfield, Kay Harvey, Anitra George, Julia Dryden, Marie Barnes, Shirley Brown, Aiyonna Dickerson, Diane Jones, Dell Kee, Loretta Williams and Pam Williams.


Items needed:

Toothpaste, Rice, Cake Mix, Bar Soap, Cereal, Jiffy Mix, Toothbrushes, Powdered Milk, Fruit Cups, Toilet Paper, Broth/Soups, Fruit Packs, Can Goods, Mac & Cheese, Crackers/Graham Crackers/Cheez-it, Oatmeal, Ramen Noodles, Pasta, Grits, Canned Tuna/ Salmon/Chicken, Dry Beans

9/27-28 • MAN UP GOD’S WAY Men’s Conference

September 27-28, 2019

The Men’s Fellowship of SBC will be hosting its annual Men’s Conference, MAN UP: GOD’S WAY on September 27-28, 2019. The registration cost is $100. Click here to register  The conference will be held at Eaglewood Resort and Spa in Itasca, IL. Hotel Rooms are available for $114/Single or $57/Double (per person).  Room reservations can be made by contacting 877.285.6150 or by visiting
Mention Second Baptist Men’s Conference when making reservations. For additional information please call SBC at 630-260-0190.

11/8-9 • 2019 Women’s Retreat

November 8-9, 2019

The Women’s Ministry of SBC presents their 2019 Women’s Retreat: “Embracing  Your, Purpose, Power, and Possibilities” on November 8-9, 2019.  The retreat will take place at Doubletree Suites by Hilton (2111 Butterfield Rd., Downers Grove, IL) The registration fee is $80 (meals included) and must be paid by October 18, 2019.

To register for the 2019 Women’s Retreat, please click here.


FRIDAY- Come as you are – SATURDAY- Shades of blue tops, Blue jean bottom


(Does not Include Hotel Taxes) Overnight Stay 1 Person in a room $1092 People in a room= $54.50/person 3 People in a room = $37.00/person4 People in a room= $27.25/personBreakfast is included in the price of the room for those staying overnight. Breakfast can be purchased for $15 plus tax if not staying at the hotel.**If you wish to eat breakfast but do not stay overnight, you must pay $15.

To secure hotel accommodations, please click here.

CALLING ALL MODELS!!! Do you know how to rip the runaway? Do you have some accessories you would love to show off?  Well, come walk the runaway in style. Be a part of the 2019 Women’s Retreat Rip the Runway Fashion Show.  Sign up sheet available at registration table.

For additional information please call SBC at 630-260-0190.