A Home for Your Spirit in Chicago’s South Loop

The Rev. Amity Carrubba's installation on November 1, 2016.
Grace is a modern downtown Christian church that emphasizes community, learning and service. Our congregation is intentionally diverse; all are welcome regardless of race, background, sexual orientation, gender expression or wealth or lack of it. It is a place where we aim to engage both your heart and your mind. If you are curious about Grace, we encourage you to contact us by email or phone at (312) 922-1426.

Upcoming Events

  • Feb 21

    | Mid-week (Wednesday) Eucharist during Lent

    Grace will offer a simple mid-week Eucharist with a Bible study each Wednesday in Lent (except Ash Wednesday) at 12:10pm in the sanctuary. No preparation is needed, simply come, worship, and participate in reflecting on scripture throughout this Holy season.

  • Feb 22

    Programs | Yoga @ Grace

    In the serenity of Grace's second floor sanctuary. Wednesdays 6-7:00 p.m.  Questions and info on the instructor Steve's website.

  • Feb 24

    Programs | Community Breakfast

    Volunteer: Help serve the first meal of the day to more than 180 people in this lively, fun and necessary meal for those who come to our doors.  This ministry of the Chicago Temple / The First United Methodist Church is held 51 Saturday mornings a year here in Grace Place.  Contact us to be scheduled.

  • Feb 24

    Worship | Holy Trinity in the Loop

    Holy Trinity Lutheran (ELCA) Church in Wrigleyville celebrates a eucharist service at 5 PM at Grace Place.  See "HTLoop"  for more information.

  • Feb 24

    Community Events | Weight Watchers Meeting

    Weight Watchers Meeting at Grace Place
    Interested in going Beyond the Scale? Join us on for a meeting on Saturdays upstairs at Grace to get support and tools to accomplish your health goals. Check in begins at 8am and the meeting begins at 8:30am. Have questions? Please email Whitney, WW Leader at whitney.l.michel@weightwatchers.com

  • Feb 25

    Campus Ministry | Community Meal

    The Episcopal-Lutheran South Loop Campus Chaplaincy gathers each Sunday evening at 7 PM to share a meal with our neighbors.  Details here on their facebook page.

  • Feb 25

    Adult Formation | Adult Forum

    Lent is a season for fasting, penitence, study, and spiritual growth. To encourage that growth, Grace's Adult Forums will use Adam Hamilton's book and video on the Apostles’ Creed to explore what Christians proclaim to believe through the creed, why they believe it, and why it matters. February 25 (Lent 2): Jesus Christ March 4 (Lent 3):  The Holy Spirit March 11 (Lent 4):  The Church and the Communion of Saints March 18 (Lent 5):   The Forgiveness of Sins March 25 (Palm Sunday):  The Resurrection of the Body

  • Mar 01

    Community Events | Music @ Grace

    Please join Grace as it hosts student musicians from Roosevelt University's Chicago College of Performing Arts on Thursdays for free concerts.  Our next concert will feature opera performances at 7:30 pm in the 2nd floor sanctuary. A simple reception will follow the concert.

  • Mar 04

    Children's Formation | Godly Play

    Children are invited to Grace’s Sunday experience for them: Godly Play.  The Godly Play program is focused on 3-6 year olds from 10 - 10:40 AM,  when they will be brought upstairs to join their families in worship.  Each session begins with an opening song, the story, wondering and prayers, which mirrors the Liturgy of the Word happening upstairs with the adults.   Contact us with your questions or comments.
    Upcoming 2018 dates:  Mar. 18, Apr. 1 & 15, May 6 & 20