Special events

Welcome to Compassion Baptist Church

Outside Ministry Events

We invite you to explore the infinite possibilities of our facility and experience the ultimate inbanquet,meeting,specialevent,andotherhospitalityservices. Compassion’sOutsideSpecial Events Banquet & Meeting Venue allows you access to quality, diverse accommodations at affordable rates. Our facility and event planning specialists are also ready to help arrange a date for your ideal, memorable affairs. Onsite parking and security are available.

So, when it comes to quality, premier, inspiring events, consider Compassion’s OutsideSpecial Events Banquet & Meeting Venue. Our team of event planning specialists will make sure that you receive all the support and guidance necessary to host an unforgettable affair that will evoke favorable sentiments during and a long time after the occasion is done.

Compassion Baptist Church includes several rooms that are used for church activities and are available for rental:

 A theatre-style sanctuary with seating capacity for 500 guests; ideal for large weddings or other ceremonies/ services
 A banquet-style sanctuary with seating capacity for 400 guests; ideal for large weddings, meeting or special function

 “Austin W. Smith Fellowship Hall with a seating capacity for up to 80 guests; ideal for small meetings, seminars, small gatherings off-site business meetings, trainings,

Banquet and Meeting Space

For your next wedding, meeting or special function, choose the elegant Banquet & Meeting space. We will advise you in setting the perfect stage to transform your event into a wonderful experience.

We offer numerous event extras that eliminate the worry from your planning. Your special package may include the following:
 Special event cleanup/breakdown staffing, security personnel, as well as on-site staff before, during and after your event
 Rental of linen service, chair covers, table runners and bows, and centerpieces
 Audio, Visual and two large screens.

The Austin W. Smith Fellowship” Hall is a lovely dining room and holds 80 guests and complements any celebration. This space can also be used for small meetings, seminars, and other small gatherings.

Our two-story facility is equipped with meeting rooms and classrooms of various sizes. These Banquet/Theater Style room can seat 30-160. Ideal for larger crowds and utilized for events such as meetings, retreats, seminars, luncheons. The space is adjacent to a PARTIAL KITCHEN (refrigerator, microwave, sink, and storage cabinets), thereby capable of hosting catered meals. An elevator is also available.

We take immense pride in our beautiful event spaces. Most of all, we offer the finest quality in service. You will find that our dynamic team has high standards in hospitality to help create an unforgettable experience for you and your guests.

For more information:

Outside Special Events: (773) 842-1295 Church: (773) 933-2700



1. How late can we hold an event?
 Ans: Events can be held as late as 9:00 p.m. depending on setup.

2. How many hours of event time do we receive?
 Ans: You will receive 1-hour setup, 4 hours for the event and 1 hour to close out.

3. Do you have parking?
 Ans: YES, onsite parking is available.

4. Does your facility serve alcohol?
 Ans: No, alcohol is not allowed inside facility or on the Church grounds.

5. Can we bring food?
 Ans: All food must be catered by a licensed and insured caterer.