Worship on Sunday,
August 14

10:00 a.m. Lucy Forster-Smith preaching | Baptisms

Livestream and in person

4:00 p.m. Lucy Forster-Smith preaching | Jazz at Four | Communion

In person

Masks are recommended but not required for everyone on the Fourth Church campus. Read more...

Enjoy Music by the Fountain on Summer Fridays

Concerts at Fourth Presbyterian Church        
Our annual outdoor concert series, Music by the Fountain, is back! You are invited to join us in person in the Michigan Avenue courtyard on August Fridays at 12:10 p.m. for the lively music of summer. For a complete concert schedule, see www.fourthchurch.org/concerts

Although we are not livestreaming or recording these performances, if you prefer to listen to concerts from Fourth Church online, we invite you to enjoy one of the many concerts available on our YouTube channel (www.bit.ly/fpcvideos)—perhaps one you missed seeing or a favorite one you would like to hear again!

School Supply Drive at Fourth Presbyterian Church
School Supply Drive

Our annual School Supply Drive, hosted by Women at Fourth, is underway!

The school supplies collected are again this year being given to students connected with Chicago Lights Summer Day and the Urban Farm as well as to the Tutoring program.

Supplies can be purchased online and shipped to the church using the wish list www.bit.ly/fpcschoolsupplies22.

Monetary gifts for purchasing supplies, can be made at www.fourthchurch org/give-online (select “Congregational Life” and then note “School Supplies” in the comment box).

Supplies are needed by Monday, August 8 for 80 Urban Farm students. Supplies for Tutoring will be collected throughout August. For more information, see the School Supply Drive page or contact Simon Crow.

Leadership Recommendations

The Nominating Committee would appreciate your help identifying candidates for positions opening in 2023 for Elder, Deacon, Trustee, Nominating Committee, and the Chicago Lights Board. In particular, the committee is searching for individuals who have demonstrated gifts for leadership and a commitment to the life and ministry of this congregation. Please take a moment to complete the form at www.bit.ly/nominating2023

Livestream Worship Sundays at 10:00 a.m.

Worship with Fourth Presbyterian Church        
In addition to worshiping in person at 10:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. on Sundays, we livestream our morning worship service each Sunday at 10:00 a.m. (Central). (The organ prelude begins at approximately 9:45 a.m.)

The service is also available to view later in the day and week.We share the 10:00 a.m. service via our YouTube channel (www.bit.ly/fpcvideos).

Those who do not have Internet access can listen via the phone by dialing 888.916.9166 at the time of the service. The Sunday, August 7 worship bulletin is available here.

On August 7 we will celebrate Communion at both services. Those worshiping with us online are invited to have bread and juice on hand, so we might share in the Lord’s Supper together.

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