Weekly Bulletin

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.

Career Opportunities

 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



Email: hresources@moody.edu



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

Funeral Announcements

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

Prepast:9:30 am



Angelice Moore, the sister of our Sister Debra Swift, expired. Service for Ms. Moore will be:

Saturday, October 21, 2017

Gatling Chapel Inc.

10133 South Halsted St.

Chicago, IL 60628   


Funeral 12:00 noon 



Sick Announcements

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. ChicagoIL 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




Community Announcements