Upcoming events

Have you tuned in to Rev. Wells’ interactive Facebook Live program, Temple Talks? If not, it’s not too late! Temple Talks is yet another way to receive transformational spiritual principles that are insightful and uplifting! Tune in Wednesdays at 7:00PM by connecting with Rev. Wells on Facebook @revderrickwells (no spaces).

During the month of April, we will celebrate the Rev. Dr. Derrick B.Wells’ 7th anniversary as our Senior Minister. The following guest speakers will join us in celebrating Rev. Dr. Wells:

  • April 22 – Rev. Sherri James will teach the sermon on Working with the Law
  • April 29 – Pastor DeAndre Patterson will teach the sermon on The Power of Praise and Thanksgiving

To conclude our celebration, we will have the CUT Senior Minister Appreciation Day on Sunday, April 29th during our extended service. To participate, contact your service or interest group coordinator. If you are not a member of any group, please contact the church during business hours for more information.

The CUT Music Department is still looking for men interested in participating in a special men’s choir for a Mother’s Day tribute. If you have ever wanted to sing in a choir, rehearsal will take place on the following Wednesdays at 7:00PM: April 25th, May 3rd, and May 10th. No previous singing experience required.

The Ambassadors of Love (AOL) will host its 12th Annual Prayer Breakfast on Saturday, April 28th from 8:30AM to 12:00PM at the Hilton Chicago/Oak Lawn. This year’s spiritual theme is “Walking with Jesus”, and the speaker is the Rev. Evelyn Boyd. Tickets can be purchased on Sundays in the JCI office. For more information, call 773-568-2282.

Professionals Reaching Out, PRO, CUT’s active professionals group, will meet today after service in the Faith Chapel. Join PRO for “Work Week Motivation,” an interactive exercise facilitated by the Reverend Henrietta Byrd on activating the spiritual idea of WISDOM in the workplace! PRO is also focusing on Career and Finance in back-to-back events at CUT. On Saturday April 28th, from 10:00AM to 1:30PM, find out how to be a great leader in the corporate-like workplace at the Career Crafting Event. The keynote speaker is Rev. Dr. Derrick B. Wells. On Saturday, May 3rd, from Noon to 2:00PM, learn about investment planning, and credit enhancement at the Financial Wellness Seminar. Representatives of global wealth management companies will facilitate the seminar. For more information and to rsvp, send an email to pro.cutemple@gmail.com.

Christ Universal Temple is launching its Green Thumb Initiative. Green Thumb is designed to enhance the external quality of our campus. If garden clogs, garden gloves, straw hats or bandanas are part of your spring wardrobe, then Green Thumb is for you. Stop by the front lobby kiosk after service for more information, or contact Ella Todd in the administrative office during business hours.

The Ambassadors of Love (AOL) will host its 12th Annual Prayer Breakfast on Saturday, April 28th from 8:30AM to 12:00PM at the Hilton Chicago/Oak Lawn. This year’s spiritual theme is “Walking with Jesus”, and the speaker is the Rev. Evelyn Boyd. Tickets can be purchased on Sundays in the JCI office. For more information, call 773-568-2282.

Rev. Wells’ book, Guidelines for a Master: 12 Steps to an Extremely Happy Life and Guidelines for a Master Workbook are available in the CUT bookstore.

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.