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Summerwood Sundays – 8/30

We are happy to offer an outdoor Sunday service at Summerwood Amphitheater called Summerwood Sundays. The single worship service will last about an hour and will replace the Wednesday evening gatherings. All streaming options remain available as well.

In order to attend, you need to pre-register by clicking the registration button below. Registration opens at 9 a.m. Mondays and closes at midnight Saturday for the following Sunday morning. Capacity is limited to 350 people, with social distancing required. See the full list of guidelines below.

When: 10 a.m. Sundays
Where: Summerwood (lawn and seats) on our church grounds
Who: All ages, limited to 350 pre-registered people
How do I register? Click on the registration button below.
Streaming: Along with the live Summerwood gathering, we will continue to stream both the Classic (8:30 a.m.) and Contemporary Worship (10:30 a.m.) services online every Sunday as usual.

Guidelines:

  • We will sit on the lawn or in Summerwood seats, in groups of 10 or fewer from same household. The lawn will be marked with spray paint in 8-foot circles with 8 feet between all circles. You also may bring lawn chairs and/or a blanket to sit on.
  • Social distancing is required. Masks are optional.
  • Everyone must enter through the main Summerwood entrance. An accessible entrance will be open for those with special mobility needs.
  • Summerwood restrooms will be available. Limit one person at a time.
  • No childcare will be available. Children must remain seated with their families.
  • No food and drink. Water bottles are allowed.
  • No physical contact such as handshakes, hugs, fist bumps, etc.
  • The event will be canceled if inclement weather occurs. Notification will go out by email and on our website. If unexpected weather occurs during the event, attendees will need to exit immediately.

 

REGISTRATION OPENS 8/24

 

Summerwood Sundays – 8/23

We are happy to offer an outdoor Sunday service at Summerwood Amphitheater called Summerwood Sundays. The single worship service will last about an hour and will replace the Wednesday evening gatherings. All streaming options remain available as well.

In order to attend, you need to pre-register by clicking the registration button below. Registration opens at 9 a.m. Mondays and closes at midnight Saturday for the following Sunday morning. Capacity is limited to 350 people, with social distancing required. See the full list of guidelines below.

When: 10 a.m. Sundays
Where: Summerwood (lawn and seats) on our church grounds
Who: All ages, limited to 350 pre-registered people
How do I register? Click on the registration button below.
Streaming: Along with the live Summerwood gathering, we will continue to stream both the Classic (8:30 a.m.) and Contemporary Worship (10:30 a.m.) services online every Sunday as usual.

Guidelines:

  • We will sit on the lawn or in Summerwood seats, in groups of 10 or fewer from same household. The lawn will be marked with spray paint in 8-foot circles with 8 feet between all circles. You also may bring lawn chairs and/or a blanket to sit on.
  • Social distancing is required. Masks are optional.
  • Everyone must enter through the main Summerwood entrance. An accessible entrance will be open for those with special mobility needs.
  • Summerwood restrooms will be available. Limit one person at a time.
  • No childcare will be available. Children must remain seated with their families.
  • No food and drink. Water bottles are allowed.
  • No physical contact such as handshakes, hugs, fist bumps, etc.
  • The event will be canceled if inclement weather occurs. Notification will go out by email and on our website. If unexpected weather occurs during the event, attendees will need to exit immediately.

 

REGISTRATION OPENS 8/17

 

Summerwood Sundays – 8/16

We are happy to offer an outdoor Sunday service at Summerwood Amphitheater called Summerwood Sundays. The single worship service will last about an hour and will replace the Wednesday evening gatherings. All streaming options remain available as well.

In order to attend, you need to pre-register by clicking the registration button below. Registration opens at 9 a.m. Mondays and closes at midnight Saturday for the following Sunday morning. Capacity is limited to 350 people, with social distancing required. See the full list of guidelines below.

When: 10 a.m. Sundays
Where: Summerwood (lawn and seats) on our church grounds
Who: All ages, limited to 350 pre-registered people
How do I register? Click on the registration button below.
Streaming: Along with the live Summerwood gathering, we will continue to stream both the Classic (8:30 a.m.) and Contemporary Worship (10:30 a.m.) services online every Sunday as usual.

Guidelines:

  • We will sit on the lawn or in Summerwood seats, in groups of 10 or fewer from same household. The lawn will be marked with spray paint in 8-foot circles with 8 feet between all circles. You also may bring lawn chairs and/or a blanket to sit on.
  • Social distancing is required. Masks are optional.
  • Everyone must enter through the main Summerwood entrance. An accessible entrance will be open for those with special mobility needs.
  • Summerwood restrooms will be available. Limit one person at a time.
  • No childcare will be available. Children must remain seated with their families.
  • No food and drink. Water bottles are allowed.
  • No physical contact such as handshakes, hugs, fist bumps, etc.
  • The event will be canceled if inclement weather occurs. Notification will go out by email and on our website. If unexpected weather occurs during the event, attendees will need to exit immediately.

 

REGISTRATION OPENS 8/10

 

Summerwood Sundays – 8/9

We are happy to offer an outdoor Sunday service at Summerwood Amphitheater called Summerwood Sundays. The single worship service will last about an hour and will replace the Wednesday evening gatherings. All streaming options remain available as well.

In order to attend, you need to pre-register by clicking the registration button below. Registration opens at 9 a.m. Mondays and closes at midnight Saturday for the following Sunday morning. Capacity is limited to 350 people, with social distancing required. See the full list of guidelines below.

When: 10 a.m. Sundays
Where: Summerwood (lawn and seats) on our church grounds
Who: All ages, limited to 350 pre-registered people
How do I register? Click on the registration button below.
Streaming: Along with the live Summerwood gathering, we will continue to stream both the Classic (8:30 a.m.) and Contemporary Worship (10:30 a.m.) services online every Sunday as usual.

Guidelines:

  • We will sit on the lawn or in Summerwood seats, in groups of 10 or fewer from same household. The lawn will be marked with spray paint in 8-foot circles with 8 feet between all circles. You also may bring lawn chairs and/or a blanket to sit on.
  • Social distancing is required. Masks are optional.
  • Everyone must enter through the main Summerwood entrance. An accessible entrance will be open for those with special mobility needs.
  • Summerwood restrooms will be available. Limit one person at a time.
  • No childcare will be available. Children must remain seated with their families.
  • No food and drink. Water bottles are allowed.
  • No physical contact such as handshakes, hugs, fist bumps, etc.
  • The event will be canceled if inclement weather occurs. Notification will go out by email and on our website. If unexpected weather occurs during the event, attendees will need to exit immediately.

 

REGISTRATION OPENS 8/3

 

Summerwood Sundays – 8/2

We are happy to offer an outdoor Sunday service at Summerwood Amphitheater called Summerwood Sundays. The single worship service will last about an hour and will replace the Wednesday evening gatherings. All streaming options remain available as well.

In order to attend, you need to pre-register by clicking the registration button below. Registration opens at 9 a.m. Mondays and closes at midnight Saturday for the following Sunday morning. Capacity is limited to 350 people, with social distancing required. See the full list of guidelines below.

When: 10 a.m. Sundays
Where: Summerwood (lawn and seats) on our church grounds
Who: All ages, limited to 350 pre-registered people
How do I register? Click on the registration button below.
Streaming: Along with the live Summerwood gathering, we will continue to stream both the Classic (8:30 a.m.) and Contemporary Worship (10:30 a.m.) services online every Sunday as usual.

Guidelines:

  • We will sit on the lawn or in Summerwood seats, in groups of 10 or fewer from same household. The lawn will be marked with spray paint in 8-foot circles with 8 feet between all circles. You also may bring lawn chairs and/or a blanket to sit on.
  • Social distancing is required. Masks are optional.
  • Everyone must enter through the main Summerwood entrance. An accessible entrance will be open for those with special mobility needs.
  • Summerwood restrooms will be available. Limit one person at a time.
  • No childcare will be available. Children must remain seated with their families.
  • No food and drink. Water bottles are allowed.
  • No physical contact such as handshakes, hugs, fist bumps, etc.
  • The event will be canceled if inclement weather occurs. Notification will go out by email and on our website. If unexpected weather occurs during the event, attendees will need to exit immediately.

 

REGISTER NOW

 

Summerwood Sundays

Important note: Pastor Luke’s sermon this Sunday discusses sexual sin in its various forms. Parents with young children should use discretion on how to participate in this service. You may want to watch this sermon privately from the livestream.

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We are happy to offer an outdoor Sunday service at Summerwood Amphitheater called Summerwood Sundays. The single worship service will last about an hour and will replace the Wednesday evening gatherings. All streaming options remain available as well.

In order to attend, you need to pre-register by clicking the registration button below. Registration opens at 9 a.m. Mondays and closes at midnight Saturday for the following Sunday morning. Capacity is limited to 350 people, with social distancing required. See the full list of guidelines below.

When: 10 a.m. Sundays
Where: Summerwood (lawn and seats) on our church grounds
Who: All ages, limited to 350 pre-registered people
How do I register? Click on the registration button below.
Streaming: Along with the live Summerwood gathering, we will continue to stream both the Classic (8:30 a.m.) and Contemporary Worship (10:30 a.m.) services online every Sunday as usual.

Guidelines:

  • We will sit on the lawn or in Summerwood seats, in groups of 10 or fewer from same household. The lawn will be marked with spray paint in 8-foot circles with 8 feet between all circles. You also may bring lawn chairs and/or a blanket to sit on.
  • Social distancing is required. Masks are optional.
  • Everyone must enter through the main Summerwood entrance. An accessible entrance will be open for those with special mobility needs.
  • Summerwood restrooms will be available. Limit one person at a time.
  • No childcare will be available. Children must remain seated with their families.
  • No food and drink. Water bottles are allowed.
  • No physical contact such as handshakes, hugs, fist bumps, etc.
  • The event will be canceled if inclement weather occurs. Notification will go out by email and on our website. If unexpected weather occurs during the event, attendees will need to exit immediately.

 

REGISTER NOW

 

Summerwood Sundays Kickoff

Summerwood Sundays begin Sunday morning, July 19. The single, worship service will last about an hour and will replace the Wednesday evening gatherings. All streaming options remain available as well.

We are increasing our capacity to 350 people, with social distancing required (see full guidelines below). IMPORTANT: In order to attend, you need to pre-register by clicking the button below. Registration opens at 9 a.m. Mondays and closes at midnight Saturday for the following Sunday morning.

When: 10 a.m. Sundays starting July 19
Where: Summerwood (lawn and seats) on our church grounds
Who: All ages, limited to 350 pre-registered people
How do I register? Go to the registration page at firstfreerockford.org.
Streaming: Along with the live Summerwood gathering, we will continue to stream both the Classic (8:30 a.m.) and Contemporary Worship (10:30 a.m.) services online every Sunday as usual.

Guidelines:

  • We will sit on the lawn or in Summerwood seats, in groups of 10 or fewer from same household. The lawn will be marked with spray paint in 8-foot circles with 8 feet between all circles. You also may bring lawn chairs and/or a blanket to sit on.
  • Social distancing is required. Masks are optional.
  • Everyone must enter through the main Summerwood entrance. An accessible entrance will be open for those with special mobility needs.
  • Summerwood restrooms will be available. Limit one person at a time.
  • No childcare will be available. Children must remain seated with their families.
  • No food and drink. Water bottles are allowed.
  • No physical contact such as handshakes, hugs, fist bumps, etc.
  • The event will be canceled if inclement weather occurs. Notification will go out by email and on our website. If unexpected weather occurs during the event, attendees will need to exit immediately.

 

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CANCELED: Prayer on the Lawn

**This event was canceled due to inclement weather.**

This is a small, corporate prayer service facilitated by one of our pastors with worship music led by Renee Cooper and Nathan Fry.

When: 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 15
Where: Summerwood (lawn and seats) on our church grounds (church building still closed)
Who: All ages, limited to 150 pre-registered people

Details/Guidelines:

  • We will sit on the lawn or in Summerwood seats, in groups of 10 or fewer from same household. The lawn will be marked with spray paint in 8-foot circles with 8 feet between all circles. You also may bring lawn chairs and/or a blanket to sit on.
  • Social distancing is required. Masks are optional.
  • Everyone must enter through the main Summerwood entrance. An accessible entrance will be open for those with special mobility needs.
  • Summerwood restrooms will be available. Limit one person at a time.
  • No childcare will be available. Children must remain seated with their families.
  • No food and drink. Water bottles are allowed.
  • No physical contact such as handshakes, hugs, fist bumps, etc.
  • The event will be canceled if inclement weather occurs. Notification will go out by email and on our website. If unexpected weather occurs during the event, attendees will need to exit immediately.

 

**If you successfully registered last week, please wait until Wednesday to try registering for this event so others have a chance.**

 

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CANCELED: Prayer on the Lawn

**CANCELED due to heat and lack of shade at Summerwood.**

This is a small, corporate prayer service facilitated by one of our pastors with worship music led by Renee Cooper and Nathan Fry.

When: 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 8
Where: Summerwood (lawn and seats) on our church grounds (church building still closed)
Who: All ages, limited to 150 pre-registered people

Details/Guidelines:

  • We will sit on the lawn or in Summerwood seats, in groups of 10 or fewer from same household. The lawn will be marked with spray paint in 8-foot circles with 8 feet between all circles. You also may bring lawn chairs and/or a blanket to sit on.
  • Social distancing is required. Masks are optional.
  • Everyone must enter through the main Summerwood entrance. An accessible entrance will be open for those with special mobility needs.
  • Summerwood restrooms will be available. Limit one person at a time.
  • No childcare will be available. Children must remain seated with their families.
  • No food and drink. Water bottles are allowed.
  • No physical contact such as handshakes, hugs, fist bumps, etc.
  • The event will be canceled if inclement weather occurs. Notification will go out by email and on our website. If unexpected weather occurs during the event, attendees will need to exit immediately.

 

**Event canceled due to heat. Registration for next week’s Prayer on the Lawn opens Monday.**

 

REGISTRATION CLOSED VIEW PRAYER GUIDE