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.

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Body Mind Spirit Expo – Planning Meetings

bmslogo-smallThe Christian Science Media Committee and Jointly Maintained Christian Science Reading Room are partnering to exhibit at Body Mind Spirit Expo, February 28 – March 1, at the Midwest Conference Center in Northlake, IL. Under the banner of Christian Science Reading Room a booth and two time slots for speaker presentations have been reserved. With approximately 4,000 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 January 31 – February 2:

Three convenient meeting times:
SATURDAY, JANUARY 31, 10:00 – 11:30 am
First Church of Christ, Scientist, 1101 Curtiss St, Downers Grove

SATURDAY, JANUARY 31, 3:00 – 4:30 pm
First Church of Christ, Scientist, 421 E Main St, Barrington

MONDAY, FEBRUARY 2, 7:30 – 9:00 p.m.
Christian Science Reading Room, 1936 Central St, Evanston

At these meetings you’ll hear an overview about the expo, have an opportunity to sign up for specific expo-related opportunities, and engage in lively dialog about creative ways to share Christian Science with others.

Specific expo-related opportunities, include:

  • Participation in a Reading Room Coupon for expo attendees
  • Participation in a cross-promotional lecture flyer for Christian Science lectures happening between March 1 – June 30, 2015
  • Serving in the exhibit booth or helping with exhibit preparations