About Us | For Visitors

Located on Chicago’s North Michigan Avenue,
Fourth Presbyterian Church is a welcoming, serving community,
reflecting the inclusive love of God and
nurturing each individual’s spiritual pilgrimage.

Mission Statement
Statement of Welcome


Fourth Church Office Hours

The Fourth Church campus remains closed during this time of pandemic.
However, a receptionist is on duty to receive calls during the following times.

Monday to Friday: 8:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Saturday: 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Sunday: 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Fourth Church is a gun-free zone.

126 E. Chestnut Street
(just west of Michigan Avenue)
Chicago, IL 60611.2014

Shannon Kershner

Shannon J. Kershner


Learn interesting facts and details about the architecture at Fourth Presbyterian Church.

Employment Opportunities

Job openings at Fourth Presbyterian Church


Learn about the history of Fourth Presbyterian Church.

Joining Fourth Church

Inquirers' Classes are held two times each month to explore life at Fourth Church and the history and beliefs of the Presbyterian Church (USA). The class is a prerequisite for membership, but all are welcome whether or not they are presently considering membership.

Mission Statement

"We are a light in the city, reflecting the inclusive love of God.
Comforted and challenged by the Gospel of Christ,
we strive to be a welcoming, serving community."


A complete directory of staff names, phone numbers, and email addresses.

Strategic Directions

In October 2019, the Session of Fourth Church approved five strategic directions to guide our life together over the next three to five years.

Visiting Youth Groups

Is your church's youth group interested in visiting Fourth Church? More information is available here.