A Home for Your Spirit in Chicago’s South Loop

Grace is a modern downtown Christian church which emphasizes community, learning and service. Our congregation is intentionally diverse; all are welcome regardless of race, background or sexual orientation. It is a place where we aim to engage both your heart and your mind.

Upcoming Events

  • Jul 20

    Meet Our Leaders | Meet Fr. Ethan Jewett

    Click here to meet our new Interim -- Father Ethan Jewett.    

  • Jul 27

    Programs | Yoga @ Grace

    In the serenity of Grace's second floor sanctuary. Mondays 5:30 - 6:30 p.m.;  Tuesdays 6-7:00 p.m.;   Saturdays 12p.m. - 1 :30 p.m. Questions and info on the instructor Steve's website.

  • Jul 30

    Programs | The Grace Men’s Group

    The men of Grace connect with each other over food and discussion quarterly. The next meeting of the Men's Group will be Thursday, July 30. Gather at Grace right after work (between 5-6 PM). The group usually meets for about one-and-one-half hours and orders simple food (pizza, sandwiches) to share. Questions about the details or the Men's Group? Email Craig Bivins, who is coordinating.    

  • Aug 01

    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 heroic 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.

  • Aug 01

    Worship | Holy Trinity in the Loop

    Holy Trinity Lutheran (ELCA) Church in Wrigleyville celebrates Holy Eucharist at 5 PM on Saturdays in Grace Place.  See "HTLoop"  for more information.

  • Aug 02

    Campus Ministry | Takin’ It To the Streets

    The Episcopal-Lutheran South Loop Campus Chaplaincy gathers each Sunday evening at 7 PM to prepare sandwiches and then distribute them with neighbors and to neighbors.  Details here on their facebook page. The last Sunday of the month the Ministry serves a hot meal to all comers!

  • Aug 09

    Adult Formation | Seeing in a New Light

    Please join us for Adult Formation on August 9th for HD MItchell focuses on Seeing With New Eyes: A window to the Sacred by Caravaggio

    Planned Formation Activities for August
    August 2 - Break week -- no Adult Formation August 16 - Chef Kim Callis on appointing the table for worship--Preparing the Feast: Worship Set-up and Clean-up August 23 - TBD August 30 - End-of-Summer Pool Party at the Wilson's
     

  • Aug 13

    Programs | Sandwiches for the Night Ministry

    Since the 1970s The Night Ministry has ministered to the people of Chicago's streets and neighborhoods without judgement. Grace shares sandwiches on the second Thursday (6:45 - 8:45 PM) of each month with our neighbors in Back of the Yards (54th & Halsted). We make the sandwiches and picnic sacks the day before, Wednesday, 5-6 PM.  Email us if you can help out on one or both of those days.