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Willow Creek Chicago

Auditorium Theatre, Michigan Ave. at Congress Parkway, Chicago, IL (University Village / Little Italy)
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Ranked #196 of 367 Attractions in Chicago
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- Jun 16, 2014
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Racine, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2014

We absolutely love everything about Willow! We drive an hour and a half from Wisconsin every week, each way to attend! It is the largest church we have ever attended, yet every time I walk into the building I feel like I'm home. I personally like the "bigness" of the church but because they have such a large congregation, they... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2013

We've always wanted to visit Willow Creek and finally made it to Chicago. We attended the Saturday evening Mother's Day service. We followed the crowd into the auditorium just as the service was about to start. The music was average and I was disappointed with the media and lack of drama.It seemed little effort had been put into preparing this... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2013 via mobile

We aren't really big box church people, but Willow Creek Chicago doesn't feel like a big box. For one thing the beautiful ornate Auditorium Theater has fantastic sound and the music is stellar. For another the friendliest people in the world open the doors,greet you in the aisles and even the worship staff make you feel welcome. I usually struggle... More

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Singapore, Singapore
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2012 via mobile

I went to this church when I visited Chicago for the weekend. The service is at 10am and I arrived too early at 9:15am. There were already ushers there but the coffee wasn't available till 9:30am. It felt strange coming to a Theatre for church, but not overly so. I went to the Auditorium and admired the beautiful decorations. They... More

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