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Little Village Karlov
2757 S. Karlov Ave. Chicago, IL, 60623
English Service — Sunday — 10:00 AM
Servicio en Español — Domingo — 10:00 AM
We are New Life.
One church, many locations.
One family, many backgrounds.
One message, many stories.
But one cross, one gospel, and one God.
Chris and Krista Ophus — Pastor
Chris began to seriously follow the Lord when he was 18 years old and a senior at Palatine High School in Palatine, IL. After a few years at a community college, Chris felt called to understand his new beliefs more deeply and entered Biblical Studies at Trinity International University in Deerfield IL. As he was completing his education, Chris married Krista and the two felt called to move to Mexico to work in a cafe student outreach. While in Mexico, Chris and Krista saw how many people were migrating to the U.S. and became convicted to move to Chicago largest Mexican neighborhood, Little Village. They have been living, working, and serving with New Life in the Little Village neighborhood for the last 7 years. Krista is a school teacher in the neighborhood and Pastor Chris is currently leading the congregation at Little Village Karlov. God has blessed the two with two sons (Jonathan and Isaac) and a daughter (Hannah). They love living in Little Village and are excited to see Gods work grow in their barrio.

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