From Easter to Pentecost

Second Presbyterian Church celebrates the joy of the risen Lord in worship during the season of Eastertide. On Sunday, April 22nd, the church celebrates Earth Day, with a call to be responsible stewards of God's gift of creation. On Sunday, May 6th, the church celebrates the sacrament of Holy Communion. All are welcome to the table of the Lord. On Sunday, May 13th, the church celebrates Mother's Day. The Men's Association provides a corsage and special gift for girls and women; and a special luncheon afterwards. All are welcome. On Sunday, May 20th, the church remembers the story of Pentecost (Acts 2: 1-21) and celebrates the continuing gift of the Spirit to the church for ministry.

Summer Reading Program for Children

Second Presbyterian Church and Fourth Presbyterian Church are teaming up to host a summer reading program for students in the neighborhood. A one hour commitment is needed each week, beginning on June 27th. If you would like to serve as a tutor or assist a child in improving their reading skills, please call the church office (312) 225-4951 or contact Reverend Neff at


Free parking is available every week in our parking lot on the north side of the church as well as the Ada S. McKinley lot (1863 S. Wabash). Please clear the lot by 1:30p.m. weekly.

Statement on Same Sex Marriage

For many years, Second Presbyterian Church has offered same-sex marriage as part of our ministry to the church and the greater Chicagoland community. You and your partner will find an inclusive, warm fellowship of diverse spiritual people at Second Presbyterian Church. If you are looking for a place to be married, or a people who believe in the full dignity, beauty and equality of all God’s children, welcome home.