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 07

    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 10

    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 10

    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 10

    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 11

    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 11

    Adult Formation | Adult Forum

    Come join us for Holy Rover: Journeys in Search of Mystery, Miracles, and God – a conversation on travel and spiritual journey with author and Deacon Lori Erickson. Lori Erickson, a prolific and acclaimed independent travel writer will be with us to talk about her funny and absorbing book released by Fortress Press last September, Holy Rover: Journeys in Search of Mystery, Miracles, and God. The Associated Press named Holy Rover as one of the top eight travel books for the 2017 gift season. Lori is married to Andrea Billhardt’s cousin Bob Sessions, who happens to be Lori’s travel photographer of choice. Andrea promises that you’ll hear fabulous stories and see beautiful photos. Please join us!

  • Feb 15

    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 woodwind chamber music at 7:30 pm in the 2nd floor sanctuary. A simple reception will follow the concert.

  • Feb 18

    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. 4 & 18, Apr. 1 & 15, May 6 & 20