Concerts & Events

Christmas at The Moody Church

Joy to the World! ~ 44th Annual Christmas Festival

On Sunday December 13 at 6:00pm we will hold our annual Christmas Festival.  Thousands join us for an evening of sacred favorites and Christmas classics, presented by our Sanctuary Choir and Festival Orchestra. All are welcome! Consider inviting your friends and family to join you for this wonderful evening. 

How To Get Here
For directions to The Moody Church, please click here.

Free parking is available at the Moody Bible Institute parking garage, located at the northwest corner of Wells Street and Institute Place, one block north of Chicago Avenue. Complimentary SHUTTLE SERVICE between the garage and the church will be available before and after the concert, beginning at 5:15pm. 

If you would like to pay for parking near the church, please click here for available parking locations and their rates.

Where To Enter the Church
Passenger drop-off is at 1635 North LaSalle Street (closer to the BP gas station).
Handicap entrance is at 1625 North LaSalle Street.
Shuttle buses will be dropping off and picking up passengers at 1630 North Clark Street.

Seating In the Sanctuary
Seating is open and admission is free. No tickets are required for entry. Doors to the Sanctuary open at 5:15pm. 

This performance is not recommended for children under the age of four. There will be an overflow space with a live feed of the performance for any needs that arise.

For those unable to attend, the performance will be streamed live on the Internet. You will be able to join the live broadcast from the home page of the Moody Church website at approximately 5:50pm CST on December 13.

Please contact us with any questions:, 312.327.8600, or use our online contact form. 

We hope to see you there! 

Christmas Festival 2012


Christmas Vespers Service

On Sunday December 20 at 6:00pm, the Artist Circle will present a collaborative arts service for the Advent season. Stay tuned for more information about this year’s service.


Christmas Eve Candlelight Service

Join us Thursday December 24 at 6:00pm for our annual Christmas Eve Candlelight Service, where we quiet our hearts and minds in one of our most beautiful services of the year. We sing many of your favorite Christmas hymns and carols, reflect on Christ’s entry into our world, and illuminate our sanctuary with candlelight as Pastor Lutzer shares the gospel message of Jesus Christ.

This service is interpreted into Spanish, and American Sign Language for the deaf. 

Christmas Eve Candlelight Service




All are invited to these free, enriching evenings, featuring a wide variety of music performed by members and friends of the church. Concerts are typically held in the church lobby, with light refreshments served afterwards. Fine music, fun fellowship and free food – don’t miss out!