Who are we?

Christ Community is a church in Champaign, IL that exists to multiply disciples of Jesus Christ. This happens as we receive, share, and extend the love of Jesus through the natural rhythms of life. For more information, check out this short video, click on our about page, or better yet, attend one of our services!

A Timeline of God’s Faithfulness

A Timeline of God’s Faithfulness

Two weeks ago, we gathered as a church body to celebrate all that God has done during the past five years. In the spirit of continuing to remember and thank God for his faithfulness to us, we share with you this virtual timeline. timeline.christcommunitycu.com It chronicles—in a more nuanced way than we were able to at our anniversary service—some of the more formative moments in the life of our church. […]

Making Sense of God: Tim Keller interview with Pastor John Elliott

Making Sense of God: Tim Keller interview with Pastor John Elliott

Thanks to our friend Johnathon Eltrevoog at WBGL, Pastor John Elliott had the opportunity to interview Tim Keller for a second time. During their ten-minute conversation, Keller shares thoughtfully about the real questions skeptics are asking, where Nietzsche falls short, and the current presidential election. And below you can find John’s first interview with Tim Keller from November of 2015. Here, Keller talks about co-authoring his most recent book with […]

Bowling Alone

Bowling Alone

Written by Don | Christ Community Discipleship Coordinator The Collapse of Community In Bowling Alone: The Collapse and Revival of American Community, Robert Putnam makes a compelling case for the importance of social capital–relational connectedness—in our society and the negative impact that dwindling social capital has had in the United States. Putnam’s extensive research shows that a lack of social capital negatively impacts education, neighborhood safety, economic prosperity, general health, […]