To expand the reach of our better living message, we have new ways for you to be uplifted and informed! Connect with the Rev. Dr. Derrick B. Wells every Wednesday at 7:00PM for his Facebook Live program, Temple Talks. Rev. Wells speaks on spiritual principles that can transform your life, and takes your questions live! Find Rev. Wells on Facebook @revderrickwells (all one word). Rev. Wells has also joined the Chicago Citizen as a columnist. For your reading inspiration, Rev. Wells’ column is published every Wednesday in the Citizen Newspaper.

The Christ Universal Temple Ensemble is looking for singers with the desire to be moving and inspiring through the art of song and praise! Interested candidates should contact the administrative office during business hours to schedule an audition.

The Married Couples Club is off to a terrific start with over 50 couples joining the club this past Sunday! Next up is the blessing of all married and committed couples on Sunday, July 23rd during service. All couples attending the service are invited to participate in the Blessing by Rev. Derrick B. Wells. Please plan to arrive by 10:00AM to be seated in a special section for all couples. Also, be sure to pick up a special memento after church for all of the married and committee couples in the front lobby kiosk. We are looking forward to seeing all married and committed couples next week for the blessing.

CUT family, it’s time to have some fun! We are hosting a Summer Soiree & Trunk Party following service on Sunday, July 30th, right here on our campus. Come to Sunday service in your casual attire and stay for the fun! Bring your lawn chairs, blankets and picnic baskets. Food and drinks will be provided while supplies last. There will be fellowship, music and activities for all including line dance instruction. Bring your family, children, and grandchildren as we celebrate our college bound students and enjoy an afternoon of fun!

As you have noticed, we are making strides in our efforts to improve this building’s infrastructure, make repairs, and expand CUT so that we may broaden our reach in teaching people how to live better lives. All of this is made possible through your support of our three-year capital campaign, GREAT FOUNDATION GREAT FAITH GREAT FUTURE (GF3). Make your financial commitment, contributions and donations today by using the GF3 envelopes in the envelope racks OR click here. . The GF3 Team would like to, once again, thank everyone who completed his or her contributions and continued support.

Christ Universal Temple in collaboration with Commissioner Larry Rogers, Jr., of the Cook County Board of Review, will present a Property Tax Appeal Forum on Tuesday, July 25th from 6:30PM to 9:00PM in the Main Chapel.

Get ready for Panorama of Truth (POT) Conference 2017! Universal Foundation for Better Living (UFBL) will host its next Panorama of Truth Conference at Hyatt Ziva Rose Hall in the lovely country of Jamaica! Registration for POT 2017 is open. For more information, or to register, you may go to

CUT’s Youth Ministry invite youth ages 3-14 to attend our Children’s Church. Teens ages 14-18, we have space reserved for you also. We would like you to join us in Youth Wing one where you have the opportunity to learn how to apply the principles, on your level, while engaging with your peers. Feel free to go. The Youth Ministry team is excited to greet you.

Two CUT ministers will be available for individual prayer after service in front of the Main Chapel. One minister will be located on the right side by the organ, and one minister will be located on the left side by the piano.

The CUT CONNECT CARD (hold up a card) is a way to learn about all things CUT from becoming a member, submitting prayer requests, or providing feedback to the Senior Minister, to joining a group or receiving eblasts to stay up-to-date with the goings-on at your church. If you need to update your contact information, please be sure to fill out a card. GUESTS please fill out a CONNECT CARD and place it in an offering basket or in a God’s box. Guests will receive a special message from Rev. Wells.