The CUT Community Prayer – Each morning at 9:00AM, Rev. Wells asks that everyone pray for this church, its surrounding community, and the community in which you live. The Community Prayer will continue until June 4th, Pentecost Sunday.
Connect with Rev. Dr. Derrick B. Wells live every Wednesday at 7:00PM for his Facebook Live program, “Temple Talks”. Be uplifted and informed as Rev. Wells speaks on spirituals principles that can transform your life, and takes your questions live! Find Rev. Wells on Facebook at Revderrickwells (all one word).
The Temple School of Performing Arts, in collaboration with the Iona Calhoun School of Ballet, is excited to offer ballet classes at Christ Universal Temple. Classes are targeted for children ages 6 thru 12 years old, and has extraordinary emotional and physical benefits. Classes will cover the basic principles of dance and ballet techniques such as basic positions of the arms and feet, barre exercises for stability, experience moving in time to music, and much more! Registration is underway, classes begin this Wednesday, May 5th, and are $12 to start. Register your child following service in the JCI office. Click here for more info
Your youth ministry is planning a Community College and Career Trunk party where while having fun, we will offer college and trade resources, school immunizations, and honor our graduates in style. This initiative is not only offered to our C.U.T. youth, but to our entire community. In preparation for this trunk party, we are collecting school supplies and dormitory resources. Starting next Sunday, trunks will be around the building until July 2nd. We ask that you support this initiative and save the date of July 30th for the celebration! For more information, contact the administrative office during business hours.
The JCI Spring/Summer Session is underway with new classes and new teachers. Register today after service in the JCI Office. You can also register Monday through Friday from 9:30AM to 4:30PM. Join our Spring Fling to experience better living now!
Mark your calendars for the 2017 Chicago Gospel Run/Walk 5K and Gospel Kids 1⁄2 Mile Run taking place Saturday, June 3rd at the Oakwood 39th Street Beach. Registration is open and CUT has a team. If you’re a runner, walker, or fitness enthusiast, TEAM CUT needs you! The Chicago Gospel Run/Walk 5K was established to inspire health transformation within our community. To register or for more information see a TEAM CUT representative at the Gospel Run Kiosk in the front lobby immediately after service. Two CUT staff 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.
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 Rev. Kevin Kitrell Ross, senior minister at Unity of Sacramento, will join CUT on May 28 th during our Sunday morning worship service.
The CUT Seminar Series: How Do I Forgive, Pt. 2 is taking place on Saturday, June 3rd from 12:00PM to 2:00PM in the Faith Chapel. The facilitator is the Reverend Henrietta Byrd.
C.U.T. is hosting a bowling outing for family and friends on June 2nd from 6:00PM to 9:00PM at Dolton Bowl, 1401 East Sibley Blvd. Join us for an evening of fun!
The Men Expressing Christ will have their Annual Men’s Day Breakfast for men and male teens ages 13 to18 years on Saturday, June 17th from 8:00AM to 11:00AM at the Beverly Woods Restaurant. The speaker is the “Spiritually Dynamic” senior minister of Christ Universal Temple, the Rev. Dr. Derrick B. Wells. The topic is the Journey of Authentic Manhood. The fee for male teens ages 13 to 18 is $20, and for men $35. Tickets can be purchased in the JCI office or CUT Bookstore immediately after service. Proceeds from the event will be used to provide scholarships for our Youth Expressing Christ. Donations will be accepted and most certainly appreciated.
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.