Visit our Events page for up to date Calendar information.
Blessing on the Block will take place every 1st and 3rd Saturday at 10am. We will be doing a service project and handing out household items to the families on the block. Please sign up in the church office with the Saturdays you are available. Training will be completed onsite.
New Members Orientation Class: The New Members Orientation Classes are EVERY SUNDAY at 9:30 am. No matter when you joined Progressive, it is important that you complete the New Members Orientation Class.
Young Adult Discipleship class: For all 20s and 30s, Sundays at 9:30am.
Bible Study & Discipleship: 12noon Bible Study is held every Wednesday in the Fellowship Hall. Join us for Men's Discipleship at 7am every Saturday in the Fellowship Hall.
Ministry and Club Announcements
If you are interested in serving as an Administrator or Secretary for a ministry, please contact the church office.
The Drama & Dance Ministry rehearses at 2pm on Sunday morning. Please see Sister TaQuia Hylton if you are interested in joining Joyful Praise (ages 5-12) or Sacred Movement (ages 13-39).
The Senior Citizen's Club will meet every 3rd Wednesday at 10am in the Bessie Sanford Room.
Girl Scouts will meet 1st & 3rd Saturdays in the Bessie Sanford Room.
The 30 Day Clock Club will meet every Second Sunday after 11 am service in the Deacon’s Room.
The Mother’s Board will meet every Fifth Sunday after 11 am service in the Deacon’s Room.
The Social Service Health Ministry will meet every third Sunday in the Nurses’ Room. Meeting times will be posted on the door.
The Old Veterans’ Club will meet every fourth Sunday in the rear of the main sanctuary.
The Progressive Mission Ministry will meet on the 2nd and 4th Tuesdays at 12:30pm.
Operation Progressive Cares will feed the homeless every 2nd Saturday of the month. Please donate the following items needed for men, women & children: undershirts, underwear, long johns, socks, hats, gloves, and scarves; travel size body wash, mouthwash, toothpaste, toothbrush, deodorant, baby wipes, lotion & vaseline.
Seasonal job opportunities with possible extension as a parcel deliverer are being offered at FedEx. To qualify, the applicant must be at least 21 years old, as well as pass a drug and background test.
For more information, please contact Sylvester Powell at 708-912-1066 or Linda Powell at 708-902-1066
Human Resources - 820 N. LaSalle Drive - Chicago, IL 60610
Phone: (312) 329-4237 Fax: (312) 329-2155
Asst. Dean of International Students – Student Programs
Asst. Dean of Multicultural Students – Student Programs
Asst. Director Education Marketing – Distance Learning
Associate Dean of Admissions for Recruitment - Admissions
Food Service Purchaser – Food Service
Chief Engineer – KMBI (Spokane, WA)
Coordinating Producer – Radio Programming
Senior Announcer/Morning Show Host – WFCM (Chattanooga, TN)
Academic Advisor – Academic Records
Account Manager – Integrated Marketing Communication
Associate Editor – Integrated Marketing Communications
Digital Marketing Analyst-Education – Integrated Marketing Communications
Digital Marketing Specialist – Integrated Marketing Communications
Enrollment Counselor – Admissions
Financial Aid Counselor – Financial Aid
Public Relations Associate – Integrated Marketing Communications
Regional Stewardship Representative (Dallas, TX) – Stewardship
Regional Stewardship Representative (Pacific Northwest) – Stewardship
Service Desk Team Lead – Web Support
Social Media Specialist – Distance Learning Marketing
Special Markets Channel Specialist – Moody Publishers
Theological Reference & Instruction Librarian – MBI-Spokane (WA)
Undergraduate Admissions Counselor – Admissions
Web Content Manager – Integrated Marketing Communications
Cook – Food Service
Security Officer – Public Safety
Announcer/Operator – WMBI
Administrative Asst. at CMHC – MTS-Chicago
Administrative Asst. – WFCM (Chattanooga, TN)
Application Coordinator – Admissions
Asst. Credit Card Administrator & Procurement Specialist – Procurement
Asst. Women’s Volleyball Coach – Athletics
Conference Specialist – Moody Publishers Marketing
Creative Assistant – Moody Publishers
Enrollment Technical Specialist – Distance Learning
Graduate Student Advocate II – Distance Learning
Junior Developer – Systems & Programming
Marketing Designer – Moody Publishers
Morning Show Fill-In Co-Host – WGNR (Anderson, IN)
Office Coordinator – Alumni
Online Teaching Assistant – Distance Learning
Order Processor – MP Distribution
Project Coordinator – Public Safety
Marshelia Hardy, the sister of Rev. Charles Maclin passed. The homegoing services for Ms. Hardy will be:
Saturday, October 21. 2017
Progressive Baptist Church
3658 S. Wentworth Ave.
Chicago, IL 60609
Angelice Moore, the sister of our Sister Debra Swift, expired. Service for Ms. Moore will be:
Saturday, October 21, 2017
Gatling Chapel Inc.
We will continue to pray for all of our sick and shut in. If you or a family member desire the prayers of the Pastor and Church Family, please provide your information to the church office.
Please pray for, visit , or call:
Deaconess Eunice Boyd Lexington Rehabititation Center 10300 Southwest Hwy, Chicago Ridge, IL 60415, Room 341, 708-425-1100
Deacon Robert Brooks, 6211 S. Seeley Ave, Chicago, IL 60636 773-436-9311
Sister Tecora Butler, 260 W 39th Street, Apt 260, Chicago, Il 60609 312-622-5739
Deacon George Ervin Autumn Green at Midway Village 6700 S. Keating Avenue Chicago, IL 60629
Sister Mataw Green, 5416 S. Wells, Street, Chicago, IL 60609, 773-924-6832
Sister Georgia Gunn, 7842 S. Wolcott, Chicago, IL 773-651-9654
Sister Georgia Hampton 3405 S. Indiana 1st Floor Chicago, IL 312-567-0911
Brother Lloyd Harris 8047 S. Stewart Ave, Unit D, Chicago, IL 60619 773-846-3137
Sister Alma Ivy – Villa at Windsor, 2649 E. 75th Street, Chicago, IL 60649. Room #113.
Sister Lillie Larkin-Johnson ,3619 Madison Street, Bellwood, IL 60104.
Mother Queen Mason - DuPage County Convalescent Center, 400 N County Farm Rd, Wheation, IL 60187, Room 3141, Bed 2. 630-260-1573.
Sister Annie McCullough Citadel Memory Care Hazel Crest, IL, Please contact Brother Charles McCullough at 773-731-8449 or Andrea McCulllough at 708-816-5075
Sister Lorraine McDonald 17 East 126Th St. Chicago, IL 60628
Doris McIntyre 307 West 110th Place, Chicago, IL 60628
Sister Jacqueline McIntosh 7807 S. Winchester Ave, Chicago, IL 60620 773-651-1949
Sister Clara Robinson - 9032 A. Merrill Avenue, Chicago, IL 60617.
Sister Barbara Ross - c/o Sister Diane Stanton 11227 S Green ST, Chicago, IL 773-386-5142
Sister Helen Stevens 4227 Oakenwald, Apt 210 Chicago, IL 60653 773-924-1598
Deaconess Rosalia Welch 1643 E 83rd Place, Chicago, IL 60617 773-437-5767