Welcome to Crusaders Church

We are so glad you’ve stopped by to visit us. We hope you will take a look around our website and maybe even stop in to visit us in person some time!

Crusaders Church is a vibrant, growing, multi-generational and multi-cultural church!

International in our scope, we are Kingdom people who love Jesus Christ and take joy in worshipping Him.

Our services are filled with:

  • Prophetic Praise & Worship
  • Powerful Apostolic Teaching
  • Dynamic Preaching
  • Prayer and Ministry that will impact and change your life

Something For Every Generation

Every generation has a place at Crusaders Church.

We believe in team ministry, equipping all ages to share in the work of the ministry. The Ministries tab will give you an idea of some of the places you can be involved.

Senior Leader

Our Senior Apostolic leader and Overseer John Eckhardt is an engaging and dynamic teacher. He places a strong emphasis on studying and understanding present truth and living that truth day to day.

Weekly Schedule

Currently we gather for two main services during the week.


Worship Gathering: Our main Sunday worship gathering is centered around worship, praise and preaching. Crusaders Church (AFC) at 10:00am


Teaching & Training: Our Tuesday teaching and training is focused on equipping believers and offering times of ministry. Thousands have received ministry in the area of deliverance, healing and prophecy during these Tuesday night services. Crusaders Church (AFC) at 7:00pm


Intercessory Prayer: Every Wednesday at 10:00am and 6:15pm. Crusaders Church (38th St.)


Intercessory Prayer: Every Friday at 10:00am. Crusaders Church (38th St.)
Men’s Prayer: Every 2nd and 4th Friday at 6:00pm. Crusaders Church (38th St.)

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Crusaders Church (AFC)

7859 S. Ashland Ave, Chicago, IL 60620
Worship Gathering: Sundays at 10:00am
Teaching & Training: Tuesdays at 7:00pm

Crusaders Church (38th St.)

3821 S. Michigan Ave, Chicago, IL 60653
Intercessory Prayer: Wednesdays at 10:00am and 6:15pm & Fridays at 10:00am
Men’s Prayer: Every 2nd and 4th Friday at 6:00pm