Seventeenth Church of Christ, Scientist in Chicago, Illinois looks forward to welcoming you at our worship services, events, and Christian Science Reading Room. Located in the heart of downtown along the Chicago River on the corner of Wabash Avenue and Wacker Drive at 55 East Wacker Drive, our church building is open six days a week. Worship services are held on Sunday mornings at 10:30 a.m. and Wednesday evenings from 6-7pm. The Christian Science Reading Room is open weekdays from 10-4pm.
CLICK HERE to download the readings from our mid-week prayer meeting, Wednesday, July 23, 2014. The topic of the readings are “Where is man placed?” (There are 50 million displaced people in the world as per the United Nations report last month, forced from their homes due to ethnic persecution, war and fear of violence against family members.) from our mid-week prayer meeting Wednesday, July 16, 2014.
Join us as we consider the topic, “Where is man placed?” at the mid-week gathering, Wednesday, July 23rd, at 6:00 p.m.
The Christian Science Media Committee and Jointly Maintained Christian Science Reading Room are partnering to exhibit at Chicago’s Ultimate Women’s Expo, September 13-14, at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL. Under the banner of Christian Science Reading Room a booth and two time slots for speaker presentations have been reserved. With approximately 16,000 attendees, there is opportunity for hundreds of meaningful conversations and opportunities to introduce and sell Mary Baker Eddy’s bestselling title, Science and Health with Key to the Scriptures, along with other Christian Science resources.
Three planning meetings, designed especially for participation of members active in the Lecture, Reading Room, Christian Science Media Committee and Jointly Maintained Christian Science Reading Room areas, are being held around the Chicago region between July 29 – August 5:
TUESDAY, JULY 29, 7:00 – 9:00 p.m.
First Church of Christ, Scientist, 1333 Glenview Road, Glenview (map)
SATURDAY, AUGUST 2, 10:00 a.m. – Noon
First Church of Christ, Scientist,1108 Oswego Road, Naperville (map)
TUESDAY, AUGUST 5, 7:-00 – 9:00 p.m.
Christian Science Reading Room,125 E. Main St., Barrington (map)
At these meetings participants will hear an overview about the expo, have an opportunity to sign up for specific expo-related opportunities, and plan follow-up events and cross-promotion opportunities throughout the region.
To learn more about this activity and the Christian Science Media Committee download the summer newsletter!