South Barrington Campus

The Activity Center


The Gathering for Young Adults

Join us for a series titled Boundaries! We'll be discussing how we as young adults can set healthy boundaries in our relationships with other people, as well as set healthy boundaries against all of the distractions in our world today. We gather at 7pm every Thursday in The Activity Center at Willow Creek (South Barrington) with other young adults and provide free food, childcare (click here), music and more!

1. Why is there something called The Gathering?
Young Adults (regardless of their cultural, educational or social background) generally desire; Purpose, Healthy spaces to connect with other young adults, a sense of belonging, a desire to make the world a better place.
2. What is The Gathering?
A space where Young Adults, college students, young couples, and young professionals gather for an evening of connection, community and conversation groups regarding the topics that matter to us.
3. Who is invited to The Gathering?
Young Adults (18-39)
4. When is The Gathering?
Thursdays at 7pm
5. How long is The Gathering?
Approximately 90 minute
6. Where is The Gathering?
The Activity Center at Willow Creek
67 Algonquin Rd.
South Barrington, IL 60010
7. What can be expected at The Gathering?
Food, childcare for parents, a non-intimidating environment anyone (ages 18-30somethings) wrestling with or growing in faith, music, an opportunity to learn, an opportunity to share, an opportunity to wrestle with a challenging topic, an opportunity to connect with new friends.
8. Is this a religious worship service?
No. This is an opportunity for young adults to connect and converse. Although The Gathering will be held on campus of a community church, The Gathering will not include a sermon or the worship music that usually precedes a sermon.
9. Will volunteers be needed for The Gathering?
Yes. Visit us at and click "Serve" to get connected.