December 2: Beer & Carols + Christmas Party

Join us in the evening for a casual gathering to sing our favorite Christmas hymns! There's no preaching or pressure — it's just a good ol' fashioned sing-a-long. This year, we are hosting at Ravenswood Loft (4437 N. Ravenswood Ave). All ages are welcome. The party starts at 5! Learn more at

Location: Ravenswood Loft! (4437 N. Ravenswood Ave.)




December 9: Kids Program (During Sunday Worship) + Rev. Nanette Banks

We will have the pleasure of the kids from Grace leading us in worship on Sunday, December 9. Their short program will be followed by Rev. Nanette Banks offering a homily. Rev. Banks is on staff at Mccormick Theological Seminary. You can read more about her here.

Location: Nettelhorst School, 3252 N. Broadway, Chicago, IL



December 7: Christmas Party For Breakthrough Urban Ministries

Throughout the year, Grace Chicago hosts community meals for Breakthrough Urban Ministry's permanent supportive housing guests. On Friday, December 7th we will be hosting a Christmas Party for those guests. It's a wonderful time of food, music, and gifts. If you would like to help out, email We will need help both on the evening of the 7th (4-7pm) and beforehand.


December 16: Lessons & Carols Service

One of our favorite Sundays of the year, Lessons & Carols is steeped in tradition with a modern "Grace Chicago" twist. Join us at 10:00am for a unique service filled with scripture and song. It is the perfect way to celebrate Christmas this year!

Location: Nettelhorst School, 3252 N. Broadway, Chicago, IL