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

  • Nov 13

    Worship | Wednesday Eucharist

    Grace offers a simple mid-week Eucharist with a Bible study each Wednesday at 12:10pm in the sanctuary.   We will study a portion of the Book of Judith, one of the apocryphal books of Bible. No preparation is needed.   Simply come, worship, and participate in reflecting on scripture.

  • Nov 16

    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.

  • Nov 16

    Community Events | Weight Watchers Meeting

    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 Jackie, WW Leader at jacqueline.m.serio@weightwatchers.com.

  • Nov 16

    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.

  • Nov 17

    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 Fall Dates:   Dec. 1 and Dec. 15

  • Nov 18

    Community Events | Groove class

    Grace is hosting Groove Dance Class, facilitated by Johnnie Anderson. The hour long class is 6:30pm on Mondays and encourages participants to dance in their unique way to nurture body, mind, heart, and soul.  Please contact Johnnie for more information.

  • Nov 21

    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 in the 2nd floor sanctuary. Concert begins at 5:30 PM with a short reception to follow. 11/21 Anastasiya Ganzenko, flute