Plainfield Congregational Church

United Church of Christ


24020 W Fraser Rd

Plainfield, IL 60586

815-436-9441 Office


Sunday Mornings at 10:00 a.m.

We are an Accessible to All, Open and Affirming congregation.

Lloyd Yahn Jr., age 89, passed away peacefully in his home with family by his side on June 13th, 2018. Lloyd was born May 9th, 1929, in Chicago to the late Llyod and Louise (nee Oblak) Yahn Sr. He retired at age 71 as a baker and was proud to be the assistant fire chief for 32 years in Richton Park, IL.

Loving father to David and his wife Thale and to Pamela Kraay and her husband Michael. Devoted grandfather of three granddaughters: Christine, Jacqueline, and Sara and to their husbands Brian and Ryan. Loving great-grandfather to Nathan, Nolan, and Brielle.

He was preceded in death by his wife Patricia Yahn in 2007 and his parents.

Memorial Service is being held Friday, June 22, 2018 at 11:00am at Plainfield Congregational Church, UCC in Plainfield, IL.

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Plainfield Congregational Church, UCC. 

For more information, call 815-436-9441.

Annual All-Church Picnic & Pool Party
  Sunday, June 24th at NOON
As Pastor Evans says, "Let's have ourselves a Wang-Dang-Doodle!"***
This year's festivities will take place at the Caton Residence immediately following church. 
Activities will include swimming, badminton, horseshoes, and fishing. We'll have a sign up sheet going around this Sunday for everyone to bring their favorite sides and beverages.
Please remember to bring: towels, sunscreen, fishing pole, side dish.    
Contact the church office or Joan Caton for more information. 

Registration for VBS 2018 begins Sunday May 20th!!!! 

The fun starts June 25th - June 29th (from 5:30pm to 7:30pm)

This year, we invite our children to SOAR with us and experience Hero Central! Our week long mission will focus on honoring everyday heroes and discovering how we too, can be heroes.

Want to be a hero with us???! Register to be a volunteer online at:

 Or contact Pastor Amy at [email protected]


We the people of Plainfield Congregational Church United Church of Christ seek to be a community of Christians who celebrate - and live in - openness to the voice of the still-speaking God.  We celebrate the beauty and uniqueness of each expression of God's diverse family, as well as our oneness in Christ.

As we seek to live out our mission, we welcome into our community persons of every gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, and expression. We welcome people of any age, race, nationality, economic or social status, faith background, marital status, family structure, and ability; we invite all to share in the life, leadership, ministries, fellowship, worship, sacraments, responsibilities, blessings, and joy of our congregation as we grow together in faith and love.