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TABLE OF CONTENTS

Order of Worship (7:30 a.m., 11:00 a.m., 6:00 p.m.)..........................................................2


Unison Scripture (7:30 a.m., 11:00 a.m., 6:00 p.m.) ...........................................................3
Hymn of Praise (7:30 a.m. – “Great Is Thy Faithfulness”).................................................3
Hymn of Praise (11:00 a.m. – “The Lord Is Blessing Me”) ...............................................3
Sermon Notes.......................................................................................................................4
Pastor’s Page ........................................................................................................................5
Biographical Sketch of Rev. Dr. Claudette A. Copeland ..................................................12
Biographical Sketch of Rev. Dr. Cynthia L. Hale.............................................................13
Men’s Worship Service/Calendar ......................................................................................14
The Akiba...........................................................................................................................16
Trumpet Subscription.........................................................................................................17
Women’s Chorus Annual Concert.....................................................................................18
Scholarships/Singles Prayer Breakfast ..............................................................................19
Heart of the Community ....................................................................................................20
Information & Announcements .........................................................................................23
Prayers Only.......................................................................................................................24
Bereaved.............................................................................................................................25
Hospitalized .......................................................................................................................26
Extended Care ....................................................................................................................27
Members At Home.............................................................................................................29
Prayer Concerns .................................................................................................................32
Service and Support Groups ..............................................................................................33

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ORDER OF WORSHIP
Choral Introit............................................................................................................“Spirit Of The Living God”
Opening Hymn (7:30 a.m.) .................................................................................................“Magnify The Lord”
Opening Hymn (11:00 a.m.) ............................................................................“Father, We’re Calling On You”
Opening Hymn (6:00 p.m.).............................................................................“I’m Glad To Be In The Service”
Call To Worship
The Lord’s Prayer
Hymn of Praise (7:30 a.m.) ......................................................................................“Great Is Thy Faithfulness”
Hymn of Praise (11:00 a.m.).....................................................................................“The Lord Is Blessing Me”
Unison Scripture (7:30 a.m.).......................................................................................................Psalm 23 (KJV)
Unison Scripture (11:00 a.m.).....................................................................................................Psalm 23 (KJV)
Unison Scripture (6:00 p.m.) ......................................................................................................Psalm 23 (KJV)
[PLEASE REMAIN STANDING FOR THE READING OF THE WORD]
Invocation
Ministry of Music (6:00 p.m.) .............................................................................................“He That Believeth”
Parish Concerns
Baby Dedication
Visitor Recognition
Passing of the Peace
The Pastor’s Word
The Service of Giving
Offertory Sentences
Tithes and Offerings
Guest Minister/Scholarship Offering (Deacons)
Altar Call (7:30 a.m.) .....................................................................................................................“Deliverance”
Altar Call (11:00 a.m.) ...........................................................................................................“I Love The Lord”
Sermon (7:30 a.m.) ...............................................................................................................................................
Sermon (11:00 a.m.) .............................................................................................................................................
Sermon (6:00 p.m.) ...............................................................................................................................................
Hymn of Invitation (7:30 a.m.) ...........................................................“We Won’t Leave Here Like We Came”
Hymn of Invitation (11:00 a.m.) ................................................................................................“The Invitation”
Hymn of Invitation (6:00 p.m.) .................................................................................“We Offer Christ To You”
Benediction.....................................................................................................................................“Total Praise”

[Once the Sermon has begun, parishioners may not enter or re-enter the 1st floor Sanctuary]

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UNISON SCRIPTURE VERSE II
Summer and winter, and springtime and
7:30 a.m., 11:00 a.m., 6:00 p.m. harvest, Sun, moon and stars in their courses
above, Join with all nature in manifold witness,
PSALM 23 (KJV) To Thy great faithfulness, mercy and love.
(Repeat Chorus)
1 A Psalm of David. The LORD is my
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shepherd; I shall not want. 2 He maketh me to Pardon for sin and a peace that endureth, Thine
lie down in green pastures: he leadeth me own dear presence to cheer and to guide;
beside the still waters. 3 He restoreth my soul: Strength for today and bright hope for
he leadeth me in the paths of righteousness for tomorrow, Blessings all mine with ten thousand
beside!
his name's sake. 4 Yea, though I walk through
(Repeat Chorus)
the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no ------------------------------------
evil: for thou art with me; thy rod and thy staff 11:00 a.m.
they comfort me. 5 Thou preparest a table
before me in the presence of mine enemies: THE LORD IS BLESSING ME
thou anointest my head with oil; my cup
CHORUS
runneth over. 6 Surely goodness and mercy The Lord is blessing me
shall follow me all the days of my life: and I right now, o right now.
will dwell in the house of the LORD for ever. I said the Lord is blessing me
right now, o right now.
HYMN OF PRAISE He woke me up this morning and started me on
my way.
The Lord is blessing
7:30 a.m.
me right now, o right now.
GREAT IS THY FAITHFULNESS
VERSE
He woke me up this morning
VERSE I
I was clothed in my right mind,
Great is Thy faithfulness, O God my Father,
he didn’t let me sleep too late.
There is no shadow of turning with Thee; Thou
He woke me, woke me, woke me
changest not, Thy compassions, they fail not, As
right on time.
Thou hast been Thou forever wilt be.
He woke me up this morning and started
me on my way.
CHORUS
The Lord is blessing
Great is Thy faithfulness! Great is Thy
me right now, o right now.
faithfulness! Morning by morning new mercies I
(Repeat Chorus)
see; All I have needed Thy hand hath provided,
Great is Thy faithfulness, Lord unto me! Permission...CCLI#108279

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MENTAL HEALTH MONTH We NEED You!


IMMABASI HEALTH AND Your pastor, your church and the
WELLNESS MINISTRY entire Media Department of Trinity United
Church of Christ need you to spread the word!
SCHIZOPHRENIA For well over ten years, Trinity
provided the Chicagoland viewing audience
Schizophrenia is a serious brain disorder. with one full hour of power. For well over ten
About 1.1 percent (2.2 million) Americans years, members of this church, friends of
have this brain illness. It is a disease that Trinity and many, many others were blessed to
makes it difficult for a person to tell the get the genius of Rev. Dr. Jeremiah A. Wright,
difference between real and unreal Jr. We were blessed and provided ministry to
experiences, to think logically or to have be a blessing to several thousands in the
normal emotional responses and behave Chicagoland viewing area.
normally in social situations. Schizophrenia is We thank God for all who watched us
not a split personality. It is not caused by bad and worshiped with us during that period of
upbringing, personal weakness or laziness. time. As we all know, however, “to everything
there is a time and a season.” The season has
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• Hearing, seeing or feeling things that are not did not generate any revenue.
there Your church spent well over two
• Hearing voices that comment on ones million dollars airing that prime time Monday
behavior or give commands to act out night worship service. Within those ten years,
two million dollar expense, we did not
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sermons, week in and week out. viewers who would plan their Monday
Because we are blessed to have Dr. evenings around the ministry of Trinity United
Wright as our pastor, and so many others Church of Christ to subscribe to the tape
across the globe long to be blessed by the ministry. We have had monthly tape
messages God gives him, we remained subscribers (many living out of the country)
prayerful for ten years. Our prayer was for for the past 15 years.
God to lead us to minister, at least nationally, Understanding change is never easy.
in God’s own time. We ask you to please help us make this
As the ministry of Dr. Wright grew, transitional season of change a much easier
preaching and lecturing 40+ weeks out of each one. Support the ministry of media and help us
year in all areas of the world, more people reach the masses. Please continue to pray for
outside of these walls called Trinity United us, as we strive to do the Will of God and
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why they could not get Dr. Wright on any of simply confine him to this small Chicagoland
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others began working on securing Pastor God bless you!
Wright and Trinity on national programming.
Because God is faithful, Trinity is now Deacon Jeri L. Wright, Media Director
able to share the liberation theology preached and the entire Media Department of Trinity
through the man of God, Jeremiah A. Wright, United Church of Christ
Jr., with the nation! What a blessing this
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Monetary gifts, tape series orders, THE UNITED CHURCH OF
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we would receive within an entire month while and the single-issue Christians who have lost
we were broadcasting on WJYS. To God be sight of the message of Jesus. What follows is
the glory! a letter from one of my colleagues -- a United
We are encouraging our faithful Church of Christ minister -- written back in

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November of last year, after the second years, and hold the record for the most number
election was stolen in Ohio. Actually it was a of angry letters to the editor.
speech delivered at Oklahoma University Tonight, I join ranks of those who are
during a Peace Rally. angry, because I have watched as the faith I
I offer it to you to show you that I am love has been taken over by fundamentalists
not alone. I am not a "single" voice crying out who claim to speak for Jesus, but whose
in the wilderness. There are many Christian actions are anything but Christian.
ministers in our denomination and other We've heard a lot lately about so-
denominations who have seen the "gap" called "moral values" as having swung the
between what God says and what our election to President Bush. Well, I'm a great
government is saying. Read and pray! Then believer in moral values, but we need to have a
act! discussion, all over this country, about exactly
what constitutes a moral value -- I mean what
are we talking about?
Because we don't get to make them up
Pastor Jeremiah A. Wright, Jr as we go along, especially not if we are people
of faith. We have an inherited tradition of what
is right and wrong, and moral is as moral does.
Dr. Robin Meyers Let me give you just a few of the
Oklahoma University Peace Rally reasons why I take issue with those in power
November 14, 2004 who claim moral values are on their side:
• When you start a war on false pretenses,
As some of you know, I am minister and then act as if your deceptions are justified
of Mayflower Congregational Church in because you are doing God's will, and that
Oklahoma City, an Open and Affirming, Peace your critics are either unpatriotic or lacking in
and Justice church in northwest Oklahoma faith, there are some of us who have given our
City, and professor of Rhetoric at Oklahoma lives to teaching and preaching the faith who
City University. believe that this is not only not moral, but
But you would most likely have immoral.
encountered me on the pages of the Oklahoma • When you live in a country that has
Gazette, where I have been a columnist for six established international rules for waging a just

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war, build the United Nations on your own your own country helped to establish and
soil to enforce them, and then arrogantly break insisted that other countries follow, you are
the very rules you set down for the rest of the doing something immoral.
world, you are doing something immoral. • When you claim that the world can be
• When you claim that Jesus is the Lord of divided up into the good guys and the evil
your life, and yet fail to acknowledge that your doers, slice up your own nation into those who
policies ignore His essential teaching, or turn are with you, or with the terrorists -- and then
them on their head (you know, Sermon on the launch a war which enriches your own friends
Mount stuff like that we must never return and seizes control of the oil to which we are
violence for violence and that those who live addicted, instead of helping us to kick the
by the sword will die by the sword), you are habit, you are doing something immoral.
doing something immoral. • When you fail to veto a single spending
• When you act as if the lives of Iraqi bill, but ask us to pay for a war with no exit
civilians are not as important as the lives of strategy and no end in sight, creating an
American soldiers, and refuse to even count enormous deficit that hangs like a great
them, you are doing something immoral. millstone around the necks of our children,
• When you find a way to avoid combat in you are doing something immoral.
Vietnam, and then question the patriotism of • When you cause most of the rest of the
someone who volunteered to fight, and came world to hate a country that was once the most
home a hero, you are doing something loved country in the world, and act like it
immoral. doesn't matter what others think of us, only
• When you ignore the fundamental what God thinks of you, you have done
teachings of the gospel, which says that the something immoral.
way the strong treat the weak is the ultimate • When you use hatred of homosexuals as a
ethical test, by giving tax breaks to the wedge issue to turn out record numbers of
wealthiest among us so the strong will get evangelical voters, and use the Constitution as
stronger and the weak will get weaker, you are a tool of discrimination, you are doing
doing something immoral. something immoral.
•When you wink at the torture of prisoners, • When you favor the death penalty, and yet
and deprive so-called "enemy combatants" of claim to be a follower of Jesus, who said an
the rules of the Geneva Convention, which eye for an eye was the old way, not the way of

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the kingdom, you are doing something are racist, and will set women back a hundred
immoral. years, and when you surround yourself with
• When you dismantle countless preachers who say gays ought to be killed, you
environmental laws designed to protect the are doing something immoral.
earth which is God's gift to us all, so that the I'm tired of people thinking that
corporations that bought you and paid for your because I'm a Christian, I must be a supporter
favors will make higher profits while our of President Bush, or that because I favor civil
children breathe dirty air and live in a toxic rights and gay rights I must not be a person of
world, you have done something immoral. The faith.
earth belongs to the Lord, not Halliburton. I'm tired of people saying that I can't
• When you claim that our God is bigger support the troops but oppose the war -- I
than their God, and that our killing is heard that when I was your age, when the
righteous, while theirs is evil, we have begun Vietnam war was raging. We knew that that
to resemble the enemy we claim to be fighting, war was wrong, and you know that this war is
and that is immoral. We have met the enemy, wrong. The only question is how many people
and the enemy is us. are going to die before these make-believe
• When you tell people that you intend to Christians are removed from power?
run and govern as a "compassionate This country is bankrupt. The war is
conservative," using the word which is the morally bankrupt. The claim of this
essence of all religious faith - compassion, and administration to be Christian is bankrupt. And
then show no compassion for anyone who the only people who can turn things around are
disagrees with you, and no patience with those people like you - young people who are just
who cry to you for help, you are doing beginning to wake up to what is happening to
something immoral. them. It's your country to take back. It's your
• When you talk about Jesus constantly, faith to take back. It's your future to take
who was a healer of the sick, but do nothing to back.
make sure that anyone who is sick can go to Don't be afraid to speak out. Don't
see a doctor, even if she doesn't have a penny back down when your friends begin to tell you
in her pocket, you are doing something that the cause is righteous and that the flag
immoral. should be wrapped around the cross, while the
• When you put judges on the bench who rest of us keep our mouths shut. Real

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Christians take chances for peace. So do real of rounds of ammunition - possibly to outlawed
Jews, and real Muslims, and real Hindus, and right-wing paramilitary groups, authorities said
real Buddhists--so do all the faith traditions of today.
the world at their heart believe one thing: life is The two soldiers were detained during a
precious. Every human being is precious. raid Tuesday in a gated community in Carmen
Arrogance is the opposite of faith. Greed is the de Apicala, 80 kilometers southwest of the
opposite of charity. And believing that one has capital and near Colombia's sprawling
never made a mistake is the mark of a deluded Tolemaida airbase, where the detained soldiers
man, not a man of faith. worked and where many U.S. servicemen are
And war -- war is the greatest failure of stationed.
the human race - and thus the greatest failure of National police Chief Gen. Jorge Daniel
faith. Castro said officers stopped a suspicious man in
There's an old rock and roll song, whose the area, who offered a bribe to be allowed to go
lyrics say it all: “War, what is it good for? free. Under threat of arrest, the man led the
Absolutely nothing!” officers to a nearby house where more than
And what is the dream of the prophets? 40,000 rounds of ammunition for assault rifles,
That we should study war no more, that we machine-guns and pistols were found, officials
should beat our swords into plowshares and our said.
spears into pruning hooks Who would Jesus Shortly afterward, the two U.S. army
bomb, indeed? How many wars does it take to soldiers - apparently unaware of the police
know that too many people have died? What if operation - tried to go to the house. Castro said
they gave a war and nobody came? Maybe one three Colombians were also involved.
day we will find out. "In the course of the investigation, two
----------------------------------------------- Americans arrived. They did not give a
U.S. TROOPS ACCUSED OF ARMING satisfactory explanation and were put at the
COLOMBIAN DEATH SQUADS disposal of the Prosecutors' Office," Castro said.
Two soldiers arrested in raid. Colombians may A security guard at the Paradise
not be able to prosecute pair under treaty complex said the two American soldiers were
Associated Press taken away by police and Colombian soldiers in
CARMEN DE APICALA, Colombia — a convoy of a half dozen vehicles.
Colombian police arrested two U.S. soldiers for In Washington, the State Department
alleged involvement in a plot to traffic thousands confirmed the arrest of two of its soldiers in

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Colombia. on any possible links to paramilitary groups,


"Two U.S. soldiers were detained by who are battling leftist rebels in Colombia.
Colombian authorities on the afternoon of May Washington has branded the paramilitary
3," it said. "We are discussing the circumstances umbrella group, the United Self-Defense Forces
of their detention with Colombian authorities, of Colombia, as a terrorist organization, along
but do not have any additional information to with the two rebel groups.
provide at this time." The Attorney General's Office has
It marks the latest U.S. embarrassment formally opened an investigation into arms
in this South American nation. On March 29, trafficking against those arrested. However,
five U.S. soldiers were arrested after 15 Colombian Attorney General Luis Camilo
kilograms of cocaine was found aboard a U.S. Osorio said the two Americans will not face
military plane that flew to El Paso, Texas, from Colombian justice because they are protected
the Apiay airbase east of Bogota. under a 1974 treaty that gives U.S. servicemen
In the ammunitions case, a police working here diplomatic immunity status.
registry identified the U.S. servicemen only as Jairo Clopatofsky, a member of the
Allam Tanquary and Jesus Hernandez. It was Colombian Senate's foreign relations committee,
unclear whether Allam was a misspelling. U.S. said the treaty is allowing U.S. soldiers to
authorities did not provide names. commit crimes here with impunity. He is leading
The Colombian Attorney General's a move to amend the pact.
Office said the arrested American soldiers had "Colombia's hands are tied by this
been in contact with a former Colombian police treaty, which prohibits us from bringing any of
sergeant, Will Gabriel Aguilar, who has been these U.S. military members to justice," he said.
linked to paramilitary groups. Aguilar, another The United States has provided more
retired policeman and two other Colombians than $3 billion US in aid under Plan Colombia.
were also arrested, the police official said. Up to 800 U.S. troops are permitted
The cache was composed of more than simultaneously in Colombia, according to U.S.
40,000 rounds of ammunition sent to Colombia law, to train Colombian armed forces and
by the United States under its Plan Colombia aid provide logistical support. Up to 600 Americans
program, aimed at crushing a leftist insurgency are also permitted in the country as U.S.
and the drug trafficking that fuels it, officials government contractors.
said.
The U.S. Embassy declined to comment

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Biographical Sketch
THE REVEREND DR. CLAUDETTE A. COPELAND is a native of
Buffalo, New York. For 19 years she served as pastor, co-founder and
minister to Women of the New Creation Christian Fellowship of San
Antonio, Texas.
She received her undergraduate education at the University of
Connecticut, where she concentrated her studies in the field of psychology.
After receiving her bachelor of arts degree, she went on to earn her master of
divinity in pastoral care and counseling from the Interdenominational
Theological Center in Atlanta, Georgia. She earned the doctor of ministry
degree from United Theological Seminary in Dayton, Ohio, where she also
served for several years as a visiting professor and mentor for doctoral studies.
Licensed as an evangelist at age 18 in the Church of God in Christ, the ministry is her life.
Reverend Copeland was ordained in 1979, has served in a variety of ministry settings, including
the Hospital Chaplaincy, the Mission Field (Haiti and West Africa and East Africa), and is a
member of the Association for Clinical Pastoral Education.
In 1980, she was a commissioned officer in the U.S. Air Force Chaplaincy. She and her
husband were the first African American clergy couple in the history of the U.S. Military
Chaplaincy, where they served with distinction before returning to the civilian pastorate.
Reverend Copeland is the founder of C.O.P.E. Professional Services, a consulting agency
for personal effectiveness training in the public sector. She also Founded Destiny Ministries, a
national empowerment group for women. She has been featured in Essence Magazine, and Ebony
Magazine as one of the 15 notable women preachers in the nation. Dr. Copeland was included in
the Smithsonian Institute (Anacostia Museum) Exhibit: “Speak to My Heart,” Communities of
Faith and Contemporary African American Lives. She continues to be active with women’s groups,
cross-denominational churches, and professional ministry groups, both nationally and
internationally. Dr. Copeland’s work has been published in the African American Devotional
Bible (Zondervan); and in the African American Pulpit (Judson Press), where she serves as a
board member and contributing writer. She is the author of the book, Coming Through the
Darkness: Cancer & One Woman’s Journey To Wholeness, along with the companion prayer
journal, Coming Through. She recently released her new book entitled, Stories from Inner
Space: Confessions of a Preacher Woman and other Tales, as well as her new CD, “There’s
Never Been A Time,” recorded live in San Antonio, Texas.
Reverend Copeland resides in San Antonio, Texas. Her ministry will invite you into the
deep regions of the Word of God with clarity, insight, humor and wisdom. You will be better,
because she came your way.

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Biographical Sketch
REV. DR. CYNTHIA L. HALE is the founding and senior pastor of the
Ray of Hope Christian Church in Decatur, Georgia. Beginning with only
four persons meeting for Bible Study, 7,500 persons have joined the Ray in
the last 17 years. Ray of Hope has an active membership of 3,500 and an
average of 2,000 in worship each Sunday morning. In 2001, the 700 Club
honored the Ray of Hope Christian Church as Church of the Week. The
Ray was also recognized in the book, Excellent Protestant Congregations:
The Guide to Best Places and Practice, as one of 300 excellent Protestant
congregations in the United States. Added to this honor is the fact that
three churches in the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) denomination
are a part of this list.
Dr. Hale is a native of Roanoke, Virginia. Her natural talent in music led her to study at
Hollins College in Virginia, from which she received her bachelor of arts degree. She holds a
master of divinity degree from Duke University and a doctor of ministry from United Theological
Seminary, Dayton, Ohio. She holds three honorary doctor of divinity degrees, the first from
Bethany College in West Virginia and the second awarded by Northwest Christian College in
Oregon. Dr. Hale received her third honorary doctorate in 2003 from Southern California School
of Music in Inglewood, CA.
Prior to establishing the Ray of Hope Church, Dr. Hale served as a chaplain for federal
correctional facilities in Colorado and North Carolina. She was the first female to serve in an all-
male institution.
Dr. Hale has received many honors and awards marking her accomplishments in and
contributions to the state of Georgia and beyond. She was inducted into the African American
Biographies Hall of Fame and the Martin Luther King’s Board of Preachers, Atlanta, Georgia.
She received honorable mention in Ebony Magazine among “America’s 15 Greatest Black
Women Preachers.” She is also a recipient of the 1998 Atlanta Gospel Choice “Chosen Award.”
Dr. Hale’s ministry has been featured in Vital Ministry Magazine and Upscale Magazine. Dr.
Hale was nominated for the “America’s Most-Loved Pastors” award featured in Gospel Today
Magazine. She has received the 2000 prestigious “Profiles of Prominence Award” and the Nu
Lambda Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha (Dr. Hale’s sorority) “Outstanding Religious
Leader” award. Dr. Hale was awarded the James H. Costen award in religion, which recognizes
persons who exhibit moral, spiritual and intellectual leadership in their chosen profession. Her
services to the South DeKalb community include serving as a member of the South DeKalb
Church Coalition. She also serves on the Board of Beulah Heights Bible College.
Dr. Hale has been in ministry for 24 years. Her ministerial gift has drawn thousands,
young and old, to witness the anointing on a woman totally sold out for the Kingdom of God.
She has traveled abroad preaching the Gospel of Jesus Christ, sharing the “Good News” in
Europe, Africa, the Caribbean and Australia. Dr. Hale is a woman on a mission to impact and
transform this present world into the Kingdom of God.

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CALLING ALL MEN! CALENDAR
HIGHLIGHTS
SUN...5/15 Women’s Day
Women’s Chorus Concert
MON 5/16-WED 5/18
Women’s Week Revival
THURS...5/19 Malcolm X’s Birthday
(Church Closed)
FRI...5/20 Men’s Worship Service
SAT...5/21 Singles’ Prayer Breakfast
SUNDAY - 5/15
On Friday, May 20, 2005, the men 6:30 a.m. Trinity Television Broadcast
of Trinity will gather in the sanctuary for our TV One
first all-male worship service in the year (Check your cable & satellite menu)
7:30 a.m. Women’s Day
2005. The preacher for the night will be the Worship Service - SA
Reverend Otis Moss III, pastor of the 9:30 a.m. Breakfast - FH
11:00 a.m. Women’s Day
Tabernacle Baptist Church in Augusta, Worship Service - SA
Georgia. 1:30 p.m. Dinner - FH
Our congregation fell in love with 3:00 p.m. Women’s Chorus Concert - SA
6:00 p.m. Women’s Day
Pastor Moss when he preached our Youth Worship Service - SA
Revival last year. He blessed the men of our
church at the 2004 Men’s Conference and he MONDAY - 5/16
400 W. 95th Street
will be back in our midst on Friday night, 12:00 p.m. Diabetes Support - FH
May 20th. 2:00 p.m. Active Seniors - FH/116
All members of the church are invited 7:00 p.m. Women’s Week Worship
Service - SA
to attend. We just want to say to the sisters,
however, that the focus will be on lifting up TUESDAY - 5/17
African American men and the importance of 400 W. 95th Street
5:30 a.m. Trinity Television Broadcast
their role in the African American TV One
community. (Check your cable & satellite menu)
6:00 p.m. Singles Worship Committee -116
Mark your calendars now! Band Rehearsal - SA
Voice Class - WC
Friday, May 20, 2005 7:00 p.m. Women’s Week Worship
Service - SA
7:00 p.m.
Reverend Otis Moss III WEDNESDAY - 5/18
400 W. 95th Street
6:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Prayer & Fasting
CALLING ALL MEN! 11:30 a.m. Prayer Service - WC
5:45 p.m. Praise Team - SA
7:00 p.m. Women’s Week Worship

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CALENDAR
Service - SA Training - FH
Adult Ushers - SA
THURSDAY - 5/19 6:00 p.m. Church School - 207
400 W. 95th Street
Malcolm X’s Birthday TUCC Village Center
(Church Closed) (1947 W. 95th Street)
9:00 a.m. Amani Care Program South
FRIDAY - 5/20 Side Providers Council
400 W. 95th Street - W301/302
5:30 p.m. Music Theory Class - 202 10:00 a.m. Tutoring - E102
6:00 p.m. For High School Teen Girls 12:00 p.m. Singles Community Outreach
Only Part II -WC & Advocacy Committee
7:00 p.m. Tough Love - 203 - W305
Free In One - 207 3:00 p.m. Internal Security Ministry
Men’s Worship Service - SA - W302
Fine Arts & Literary Guild
TUCC Village Center - W302
(1947 W. 95th Street)
10:00 a.m. Tutoring - E102
SATURDAY - 5/21 BLACK & CHRISTIAN
400 W. 95th Street (NEW MEMBER CLASSES)
7:00 a.m. Food Share - FH/A
7:30 a.m. Yoga Ministry - Narthex II (6:30 - 9:30 p.m.) Tues., May 24th & May 31st
9:30 a.m. Church School - 202/118/WC
10:00 a.m. Youth Band Rehearsal - SA
10:30 a.m. Reading Tutorial - Kipling Adults (11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.), Children 6-12 Years
School (2:00 - 4:00 p.m.), Sat., May 28th & June 4th
11:00 a.m. Little Warriors For Christ
- WC
Little Warriors For Christ
Parent Meeting - 116 V I E W
V I E W
12:30 p.m. Walaika Rehearsal - WC V I E W
1:00 p.m. Youth Drill Team - Narthex II V I E W
V I E W
1:30 p.m. Christian Education Ministry V I E W
- BR
2:00 p.m. Young Adult Ushers - WC Documentary about Trinity United Church
Lupus Support Ministry - 116 of Christ on PBS, Weekend of May 22-23
Greeters Ministry-Train the Check your local PBS listings for exact
Trainer - 207 date and time.
3:30 p.m. Adult Usher Ministry - FH
4:00 p.m. Marriage Enrichment - BR/202
Women’s Drill Team General And...
Meeting - 203 Trinity United Church of Christ on
Women’s Guild - 118/207 Streaming Faith on Mondays and
5:30 p.m. Women’s Drill Team Thursdays at 7:00 p.m.! Log on to
- Narthex II www.tucc.org
Usher Ministry Leadership

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The Women’s Chorus
Invites you to its
21st Annual Concert
“COME LET’S WORSHIP”
O come, let us worship and bow down, let us kneel before the Lord, our Maker! Psalm 95:6 (NRSV)

Today, Sunday
May 15, 2005
3:00 p.m.
Guest Artist:
Ms. Albertina Walker
“The Queen of Gospel”
Trinity United Church of Christ Sanctuary
400 West 95th Street
Chicago, Illinois 60628
Rev. Dr. Jeremiah A. Wright, Jr. - Senior Pastor

Robert Wooten - Director of Music


Ron Anderson - Director of Women’s Chorus

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SCHOLARSHIP and “Order Our Steps”
(Proverbs 16:9)
GRADUATE
RECOGNITION
Is Sunday, June 12, 2005 Singles Community Prayer
Breakfast
Guest Speaker: Rev. Dr. Marcus D. Cosby
Senior Pastor, Wheeler Avenue Baptist Church
Houston, Texas

Saturday, May 21, 2005


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HEART OF THE COMMUNITY

ALPHA KAPPA ALPHA Members please through sharing our experiences, information
join your sorors for a retreat, Saturday, May and resources, Second Mondays, 7:00-8:30
21, worship at Trinity, Sunday, May 22, 7:30 p.m., Southeast Community Mental Health
a.m. service, Contact Rev. Vanessa Lovelace, Center, 8704 S. Constance, ground floor, Call
773-371-0978, sismin@sbcglobal.net or Soror Lionel Walker, 773-288-1601 or Marlene
Patricia Owens, 773-371-4436 Howell, 773-374-8939

AVALON COMMUNITY TENNIS ASSN. CASTING CALL for actresses/vocalists,


Welcomes Trinity members for another ladies only, Open audition, Wednesday, May
summer of tennis lessons, Beginning adults and 25 – Thursday, May 26, 6:30-8:30 p.m., RATC
those getting back into the game welcomed, Center, 1432 W. 87th Street, lower level, Call
May 21, 7:00 a.m., Avalon Park, 1215 E. 83rd 773-615-2236
Street, $40 for the summer, sixteen weeks, Call
Kevin Tyson, 773-962-0690 or Roscoe Beach, CHICAGO CARES Award-winning non-
773-450-2221 profit volunteer service organization has the
following positions available: Development
BERNARD PRODUCTIONS “Invitation to a Coordinator, Program Assistant, Development
Stranger,” DuSable Museum, Sunday, May 22, Assistant, Contact Christopher Dubose, 312-
4:00 p.m., Call 847-791-6458 297-6123 or cdubose@mac.com

BRACY COMMUNITY SERVICES, INC. CHICAGO PARK DISTRICT 2005 Rainbow


Read-A-Thon for grades 3-12, to promote Fleet Sailing Summer Camp for youth, June 13
literacy, Read at least two books or more and through August 29, 9:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. Call
receive gift certificates for books and movies, 312-558-1683 to register
Call 773-722-0307
CHRISTIAN COMMUNITY HEALTH
CAABSE (Chicago Area Alliance of Black CENTER “Conquering Cervical Cancer,”
School Educators) presents “Harambee,” women’s health empowerment session with
Scholarship Dinner Dance supporting higher Dona M. Perry, M.D., S.C. OB-Gyn Specialist,
education and celebrating teacher excellence, Friday, May 20, 9718 S. Halsted, 6:00-8:00
Thursday, June 2, 6:30-11:30 p.m., Dinner, p.m., RSVP 773-233-4100 x2061
7:30 p.m., Harambee House, 11901 S. Loomis,
Call 773-758-5816 or 773-660-9295 CLUSTER SIX YOUTH CAMP Prayer
Brunch honoring Cluster Six women who have
CALBOS (Chicago Association for the Lost “Served the Lord with Gladness,” May 21,
Boys of Sudan) Sudanese Freedom Celebration 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., Kenwood United Church
to commemorate their long march to freedom, of Christ, 4608 S. Greenwood, Keynote
Saturday, May 21, 12:00-3:00 p.m., Truman speaker: Rev. Mary Fairley, Resurrection UCC,
College, 1145 W. Wilson Ave., Call Patricia Martin, 773-503-2871 or Deacon
www.lostboyschicago.com Anita Jones-Patterson, 773-962-5650 x505

CAREGIVERS MEETING for loved ones CONSTRUCTION FLAGGER


with alzheimer’s or related dementia, Southeast CERTIFICATE Register for the NSC Flagger
Alzheimer’s Support Group offers support one-day training seminar, Saturday, May 21,

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HEART OF THE COMMUNITY

Must pre-register, 773-255-5297 or HEALTHY LIFESTYLES WALKATHON


mbmsafety@sbcglobal.net sponsored by Roseland Christian Health
Ministries, Warm up with NiGeria, personal
DELTA SIGMA THETA SORORITY, INC. fitness trainer, Saturday, May 21, 8:30-11:30
Chicago Alumnae Chapter, Gala 2005 a.m., Jackie Robinson Park, 106th and
“Glamour, Glitter and Glow,” Saturday, June 4, Aberdeen, Call Ethel Orr, 773-233-4100 x2052
7:00 p.m., Museum of Science and Industry, or Deborah Carter, x7942
57th Street and Lake Shore Drive, Call Yvonne
Perkins, 773-538-0836 HOW TO BECOME A PUBLISHED
AUTHOR Workshop, Theresa Banks signing
ESSENTIAL ESSENCE, INC. Model search, copies of Woman of Integrity, Becoming a
looking for exciting, ambitious people with Published Author and Barrenhood, May 21,
flair and personality for clothes, Auditions for 10:00 a.m., Wrightwood Ashburn Library,
full-figured men and women only, all 8530 S. Kedzie, 11:30 a.m., Contact 708-790-
nationalities, Bring photograph, Saturday, May 5787 or mail2banks@aol.com
21, 1:00-3:00 p.m., Garfield Park District, 100
N. Central Park Ave., and Sunday, May 22, INVESTOR AND HOMEBUYER
Woodson Library, 95th & Halsted, Contact WORKSHOP experts on law, insurance, title,
Angela, 708-955-3657 or appraisals, inspections, warranties to help you
essentialessence@gmail.com find the money, increase your credit, make the
deal, Thursday, May19, 6:00-9:00 p.m.,
E-TURNITY SCHOLARSHIP CLUB “Souls Garfield Park Conservatory, 300 N. Central
of Gospel” concert featuring Melba Moore and Park Ave., Free supper, parking and child care,
hosted by Spencer Leak, Sr., Friday, June 3, Contact 877-50Depot or
6:30 p.m., Liberty Baptist Church, 4849 S. www.yourdonedeal.com
King Drive, Call Lisa Jackson or Charles
Gordon, 773-373-0198 JOHN H. STROGER JR., HOSPITAL Cook
Country Annual Luncheon, Mary Ann
JANE ADDAMS HULL HOUSE ASSN. Childers, WBBM-TV, guest speaker, Tuesday,
Parkway Community House presents “An May 24, 11:30 a.m., Crystal Garden, Navy
Afternoon of Jazz” honoring Oscar Brown, Jr., Pier, 600 E. Grand Ave., Call 312-864-0383
Sunday, May 22, 1:00 p.m. reception and silent
auction, 2:00 p.m. lunch, Hyatt Regency KNOWLEDGE AND WISDOM
McCormick Place, 2233 S. King Drive, RSVP PRODUCTIONS, INC. sponsoring a lecture
by May 16, 312-906-8600 x165 and workshop, “Posttraumatic Slave Disorder”
with enstooled Ashanti female king, Dr.
FOX TV MILWAUKEE Featuring TUCC Patricia Newton, June 3-4, King College
member and author of The Urban Guide to Preparatory, 4445 S. Drexel (lecture) and Oak
Biblical Money Management, Oteia Bruce, this Park Library, 834 Lake Street (workshop), Call
month, in a nine-part series “Women and 708-994-0777 or Carolyn Brown, 708-705-
Money,” Visit 0777
www.theurbanguidetomoney.com

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HEART OF THE COMMUNITY

METROPOLITAN BOARD CHRISTIAN Call your nearest regional senior center


URBAN LEAGUE Fourth Annual Teen
Summit, “My Life, My Choices: School SIXTH NATIONAL UCC AFRICAN
Dazed,” Saturday, May 21, 9:00 a.m.-2:00 AMERICAN WOMEN IN MINISTRY
p.m., UIC School of Public Health, 1603 W. RETREAT June 9-11, Historic Franklinton
Taylor St., Contact 773-451-3527 or Center, Whitakers, North Carolina, Rev.
service@metroboard.org Wanda Washington, worship preacher, Rev.
Dr. Yvonne Delk, Rev. Dr. Bernice Powell-
McCORMICK THEOLOGICAL Jackson, Rev. Yvette Flounder, Rev. Dr. Joan
SEMINARY and Planned Parenthood sponsor Salmon Campbell, Rev. Susan Newman, Call
“For Such a Time As This,” HIV/AIDS and Rev. Rose Wright-Scott, 800-345-1850 x204
Teen Pregnancy Prevention Black Church
Conference, McCormick Theological SOUTH SHORE DRILL TEAM and
Seminary, 5640 S. University, Saturday, Performing Arts Ensemble celebrating 25
June 11, 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., Deadline May years, Annual Spring Performance, Saturday,
30, Call Rev. Penny Willis, 773-434-8313 May 28, 7:00–9:00 p.m., Arie Crown Theater,
Tickets: $25, Call 773-535-0848
NATIONAL BLACK UNITED FRONT
CHICAGO CHAPTER Malcolm X 80th ST. PAUL’S HOUSE AND HEALTH CARE
Birthday Commemoration and Celebration, CENTER Third Annual “Round for the
Speakers, Lionel Jean Baptiste and son Ayinde House,” golf tournament to benefit the
Baptiste, Thursday, May 19, 7:00 p.m., South “Charitable Care Endowment Fund,” which
Shore High School, 7529 S. Constance Ave., supports our residents whose personal funds
Contact 708-389-9929, have been exhausted, If you don’t play golf,
nbufchi@allways.net or www.nbufront.org join us for dinner and raffle, 5:00 p.m., Items
needed for silent auction, Call 773-478-4222
PHI BETA SIGMA FRATERNITY, INC. x309
Fourth Annual PBS Open, Save the date,
Friday, June 17, Deer Creek Golf Club, WOMEN’S MINISTRY DEPARTMENT
University Park, Fundraiser will assist young “Linking our Women to Christ,” mini-
African American males pursuing higher workshop Friday, May 20, 7:00-8:30 p.m. and
education, Must be registered by June 16, Sabbath school, Saturday, May 21, 9:30 a.m.,
Contact Bro. Shelton Smith, 773-412- 0436 or worship 11:00 a.m., Women’s Ministry Choir
iotanusigma.com/pbs_open_2005.html concert, 6:00 p.m., Beacon of Joy SDA
Church, 101 W. 108th Street
PILATES MAT CLASSES New classes
forming now, For more information, visit our UNCF JP MORGAN CHASE
website, www.pilatesforthesoul.com SCHOLARSHIP for high school seniors
entering as full-time college freshmen at an
SERENDIPITY celebrating Chicago’s seniors UNCF college/university AND…200
on stage, Catch Trinitarian Loretta Martin’s scholarships for minorities created by Black
performance in this musical, Chicago Theater, Excel, Email ljohnson@tucc.org for a copy
Four Matinee shows, May 26-27, Tickets are
free to Chicagoans 60+ years of age,

Women’s Day, Sunday, May 15, 2005 22 © Sermons copyrighted by Rev. Jeremiah A. Wright, Jr.
INFORMATION AND ANNOUNCEMENTS

AFRICA MINISTRY Join Pastor Wright on a M.D., Chairperson, Division of Breast


spiritual and cultural sojourn to Ghana and Oncology, John H. Stroger, Jr. Hospital and
Nigeria, West Africa, August 8-21, Call assistant professor of Surgery Rush Medical,
Sydneye Wilson, 773-363-9500 Tuesday, June 7, 6:45 p.m., Village Center,
1947 W. 95th Street, Call Shekion
APARTMENT RENTALS Do you have Hermacinski, 773-924-0004
affordable apartments or homes to rent that do
not exceed $800/month? Contact Leeta TRINITY UCC AND SAFER
Johnson, ljohnson@tucc.org or fax 773-298- FOUNDATION Sponsoring Ready 4 Work,
1151, Listings on Habari Gani rack, Atrium aftercare program for ex-offenders 18-34 years
old, not out of prison more than 85 days, no
CAN-CER-VIVE MINISTRY “More Than sex crimes or crimes against women or
A Conqueror: A Breast and Cervical Cancer children AND…Ready 4 Work mentors
Symposium” honoring the life and legacy of needed, must be available to meet with
Mrs. Alzata C. Pincham, Sponsored by Illinois mentees 2-6 hours per month, if ex-offender,
Department of Public Health Center for must not have been convicted of sex crimes or
Minority Health Services, Saturday, May 21, crimes against women, children, out of prison
8:30 a.m.-1:00 p.m., Atrium, Continental for at least 2 years, Call Vanessa Cosby-
breakfast and lunch served, Call 773-962-5650 Shannon, 773-233-1492
x830
TRINITY COMPUTER LEARNING
COMMUNITY FESTIVAL 2005 Looking CENTER Register May 16-17, 4:00-7:30 p.m.,
for persons interested in serving on the 532 W. 95th Street, for the following computer
planning committee, Contact Gisele Marcus, classes: typing, Word 2000 (beg), Excel 2000
312-415-4444 or gmarcus@mba1994.hbs.edu (beg), Photoshop CS, Power Point (int.),
Windows 2000, computer repair (int.), Internet
EMMAUS ROAD Grief Work Support Group and Desktop Publishing, Class schedule
“From Labor to Reward,” Thursday, May 26, available Habari Gani Rack, Classes begin
7:00-8:00 p.m., Wright Chapel May 31 AND…Volunteer instructors needed to
teach computer-related courses, 1.5 hours one
MEN’S FELLOWSHIP invites boys ages 6- day a week, between 4:00-8:30 p.m., or
17 and men to participate in our annual rites of Saturday mornings, Call Myron Nash, 773-
passage fishing trip, June 24-26, Lacon, IL, 962-5658, leave name, phone number area
Cost: $30.00 per person, Register in Atrium of interest and possible times of availability
after each worship service, Call Michael Jones,
773-962-5650 YOUTH DRILL TEAM Calling all youth,
13-18 years old, interested in building self-
SINGLES COMMUNITY Single Parent esteem, leadership and discipline or using these
Family hosts a Health Symposium, Friday, qualities and not ashamed to march for the
May 27, 7:00-9:00 p.m., room 118, Please Lord, meet us on June 4, 1:00 p.m., Wright
RSVP by Wednesday, May 25 if you will need Chapel, Parents required to attend orientation
childcare, Call Patricia Epps, 773-368-0660 or AND…This is a mandatory meeting for all
Don Cornelious, 773-298-1045 current Drill Team members and parents, Call
Ms. Leslie James, 708-895-3985 or Mrs. Jewel
SISTERHOOD MINISTRY Pssst! Very Spencer, 312-353-1222
important message about BREAST CANCER
for males and females: Dr. Elizabeth Marcus

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PRAYERS ONLY
Allen, William Charles, Tyrik Eubanks, Roy Hunter, Kenzie
Amerson, Lelvin G. & Pamela Eubanks, Twyla Hunter, Tracey
Anderson, Patricia Charleston, Arthur Evans, Mother A. Isaac, Manuel
Atkins, Anthony Clark, Craig Mildred Jackson, Debra
Austin, Sean Clark, Esther Everett, Antoine Jackson, Stephanie
Bailey, Cheryl Clark, Patricia Everett, Barbara Jackson IV, Stf. Sgt.
Bailey, Mary Cochran, Rev. Leona Fisher, Karen Prince
Baker, Edna Colbert, Reggie Fontenot, Melanie James, Bobbie
Barrett, Wayne Coleman, Stephanie Franklin, Linda James, Safiya
Barrett-Gorden, Collier, Tabria Gillie-Timms, Johnson, Dr. Fran
Mamie Collins, Karl Louvenia Johnson, Lois
Barrigher, Jeffrey Collins, Laverne Glover, William Johnson, Olester
Bell, Allen Cotton, Gail Gonder, Joann Jones, Carol
Bennett, Janvier Crayton, John Goodrich, Zabrian Jones, Cecile
Billups, Latimore Crenshaw Family Gordon, Mary Jones, James
Black, Oliver Crosby, Cynthia Graham, Elder Jones, Rameese
Blair, Baby India Dabney, Baby LaVell Lucille Jones, Tamika
Boose, Christopher Dabney, Cher Gray, Deloris Jones-Cornes,
Bowers, Jeffrey & Family Gray, Viola Tawana
Boyd, Darlene Dale, Charletta Green, Lincoln Keesey, Warren
Bridges, Pourtrice Daniels, Cynthia Griffin, Rev. Darrell & Betty
& Family Daniels, Emmonie & Family Kimball, Deacon
Bridges, Jr., Matthew Dark, Paul Guyse, Elois Elizabeth
Brown, Jermain L. Darling, Rosia Gwynn, Mother Irma Kimble, Rosa
Brown, Michael A. Davis, Baby Jacob & Arthur King, Abdul
Brydie, Rochelle “Ray Ray” Hamilton, Danielle Kitching, Cynthia
Burnett, Earnest Davis, Jeanine Hamilton, Nijell Kizer, Armani
Butler, Juanita Davis, Louise Hammond, Sr., Land, Rev. William
Caldwell, William Davis, Winnona Donald & Family
Campbell, Chris & Byron Hardaway-Wheeler, Lewis, Anita
Campbell, Courtney Dennis, Coreen Pamela Lewis, Patrice Kim
Campbell, Deborah Dennis, Thelma Harris, Roger Little, Julius
Campbell, Theresa Denson, Deacon Harris, Vandy Lloyd, Alexander
Cannon, Alvin Patryce & Family Hill, Aieko Lofton, Madardus
Carmichael, Jerry Donaldson, Anthony Hill, Chase Lusk, Janice
Carter, Dea. Carole Dorsey, Finis Hill, Gladys M. Lyles, Johnise
Carter, Donald Doty-Thornton, Hoskins, Bertha Mack, Devon
Carter, Eula Barbara Jean Howell, Alexis Maeins, Camise
Cephas, Kaaron Duke, Annette Hudson, Irean Major, Sr., James
Chapman, Bertha Dumas Family Hunter, Darryl Malone, Alvin
Chapman, Walter Ellison, Gregory Hunter, Deborah Mannie, Andre
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PRAYERS ONLY
Marsh, LaShawn Pope, Deympert Shavers, Sr., Trask, Bobbie
Marsh, Vickie Pork, Minister Willie H. Trenoir, Joseph
& Family Malachi Shavers-Adams, & Carol
Martin, Carol Poston, William Elizabeth Triplett, Mother Sadie
Martin, Janet Presley, Willie Shaw, Mayor William Usher, Iza
Mason, Claristine Price, Buren Simpson, Helen Vernardo, Helen
Mayo, Lois Pugh-Lightfoot, Eric Smart, Hattie Washington,
McFadden, Deborah Reed, Alvin Smith, Debra Audrey
& Family Richmond, Patricia & Family Washington,
McKinnon, Pat & Family Smith, Frankie Harlett
McNeil, Stephen Riley, Beverly South, Lucretia Westbrook, Nia
McNorton, Deacon Roberts, Spencer, Nate Wharff, Nicole
Virginia Rev. Howard Stanback, Charles Wilks, Elizabeth
McQueen, Dorothy E. Robertson, Patricia Stephens, Rose Williams, Christopher
Metlock, Don Diego Robinson, Candie Stevens, DIT Claude Williams, Dea. Jackie
Michelson, June Robinson, Norris Stevenson, Shirley Williams, James
Miller, Freddie Roper, Alice Stewart, Marvin Williams, Janna
Miller, Ms. Sidney Rowell, Nicholas & Family Williamson, Donna
Milliner, Carrie Rucker, Robert Swindell, Warna Wilson, Dardina
& Tommie Sanders, Norma Jean Sykes, Baby Keona Wines, Kina
Mitchell, Leona Sanders, Robert Taylor, Debra Withers, Mother
Mitchell, Shirley Sanders, Sr., Joseph Taylor, Jade Ernestine
Moran, Ollie Scott, Anthony Thomas, Kristin Wright, Dr. Mary H.
Muse, Virginia Scott, Mildoree Thornton, Barbara Young, Barbara
Parker, Sarah Scott, Sheila Tibbs, Delran Young, Samella
Patterson, Inez Shadie, Louise Tollizer, Louis
Pecina, Ashley Shavers III, Willie H. Towner, Marleta

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1969 W. Ogden Ave. (12) 836 W. Wellington Ave. (57)
ICU, Room 4624 Room 8240
312-864-6000 773-975-1600

Mrs. Yugunda Norma Jean Sanders


Jeffries-Haney St. Francis Hospital
Christ Hospital 12935 Gregory St.
4440 W. 95th St. Blue Island, IL 60406
Oak Lawn, IL 60453 Room 303, Bed 1
708-425-8000 708-597-2000

Deacon Dr. Lamorris Perry


Northwestern Memorial Hospital
251 E. Huron St. (11)
Room 1135
312-926-2000

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Edward Smith Willa White
South Central Medical Center Northwestern Memorial Hospital
1200 Jefferson St. 251 E. Huron St. (11)
Laurel, MS 39440 Room 1159
ICU 312-926-2000
(CARDS ONLY)
Maudine Williams
Rodney Wafer Mt. Sinai Hospital
St. James Hospital California Ave. @ 15th St.
20201 S. Crawford Ave. Chicago, IL 60608
Olympia Fields, IL 60461 Room 201, Bed 2
Room 2704 773-542-2000
708-747-4000

SICK & SHUT-IN


EXTENDED CARE FACILITIES

BREAUX, Coleman COLLINS, Laverne HATCHETT, Jessie


Manor Care Health Services Chevy Chase Nursing Center Halsted Terrace
9401 S. Kostner Ave. 3400 S. Indiana Ave. (16) Nursing Home
Oak Lawn, IL 60453 Room 326 10935 S. Halsted St. (28)
Room 148, Bed B (312) 842-5000 Room 226, Bed 2
708-423-7882 773-928-2000
ELZIE, Deacon Evelyn
BUTLER, Alice Faye Renaissance Nursing Center KIMBALL, Dea. Elizabeth
Washington Heights 2940 W. 87th Street (52) Renaissance at South Shore
Nursing Home Room 203, Bed 1 Nursing Home
1010 W. 95th St. (43) 773-434-8787 2425 E. 71st Street (49)
Room 224, Bed 2 Room 139, Bed C
773-298-1177 HAMPTON, Ineze 773-721-5000
Manor Care Health
CARTER, Michael Care Services LOWE, Gladys
Washington Heights 2145 E. 170th St. The Coles Supported Living
Nursing Home South Holland, IL 60473 Senior Housing
1010 W. 95th St. (43) Room 338, Bed C 7419 S. Exchange Ave. (49)
Room 329, Bed 1 708-474-4167 Apt. #404
773-298-1177 773-375-58627

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MASON, Claristine SHEATS, Benjamin THOMAS, Constance
Alden-Wentworth Rest Haven Central Evergreen Health
Rehabilitation Center 13259 S. Central Ave. Care Center
201 W. 69th St. (21) Palos Heights, IL 60463 10124 S. Kedzie Ave.
Room 229 Room 23 Evergreen Park, IL 60805
773-487-1200 708-597-1000 Room 118, Bed B
708-636-9200
MARTIN, Kim SIMPSON, Helen
Dawson Nursing Home Palos Hills Extended TINSLEY, Eddis
3500 S. Giles Ave. (53) Care Facility Dawson Nursing Home
Room 200, Bed 2 10426 S. Roberts Road 3500 S. Giles Ave. (53)
312-326-2000 Palos Hills, IL 60465 Room 214, Bed 2
Room 207, Bed 2 312-326-2000
McINTOSH, Dea. Maurice 708-598-3460
Lexington House WATSON, Janet
Nursing Home SMITH, Mary Baker Timberview Nursing Home
10300 Southwest Highway Mongtomery Place 2450 Taft St.
Chicago Ridge, IL 60415 5550 S. South Shore Dr. (15) Gary, IN 46404
Room 233, Bed A Room 209 Room 319, Bed 2
708-425-1100 773-753-4100 219-977-2610 Ext. 342

PEAVY, Irene STEPHENS, Leroy WATT, Mildred


Victory Center of River Oaks Bell Haven Nursing Home Renaissance at South Shore
1370 Ring Rd., Apt. #407 11401 S. Oakley Ave. (43) 2425 E. 71st St. (49)
Calumet City, IL 60409 Room 125, Bed 1 Room 409, Bed A
708-832-1030 773-233-6311 773-721-5000

SEYMOUR, Otis TEVERBAUGH, George WILSON, Louis


Renaissance on 87th St. Rush-Barton Supported Renaissance on 87th St.
2940 W. 87th St. (52) Living Facility 2940 W. 87th St. (52)
Room 208, Bed 1 1245 S. Wood St. (08) Room 302, Bed 1
773-434-8787 Room 320 773-434-8787
312-421-5220

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SICK & SHUT-IN • MEMBERS AT HOME
ADAMS-CHILDS, Vernita 1621 E. 68th St., Apt. #1A (37) 773-363-8625
ALLEN, Deacon Quinville 11919 S. Harvard Ave. (28) 773-468-8228
Visits after 5:00 p.m. on Sundays
BROOKS, Arzulia 9412 S. Eggleston Ave. (28) 773-224-7581
BROUGHTON, Ann 9308 S. Stewart Ave. (20) 773-468-2212
BURKS, Willa A. 18525 S. Center Ave., Homewood, IL 60430 708-799-3581
CHANDLER, Lorre 3510 N. Pine Grove Ave., Apt. #310 (57) 773-871-8171
CLAY, Louise 11626 S. Stewart St. (28) 773-468-9642
CLAY, Nancy 5948 W. Midway Park (44) 773-287-9194
COGDELL, Evelyn 640 W. 95th St. (28) 773-488-4119
COLEMAN, Garland 8521 S. St. Lawrence Ave. (19) 773-962-9050
COLEMAN, Stephanie 2308 W. 111th Street, Unit C (43) 773-238-2561
COMPTON, Yvonne 400 E. 41st Street, Apt. #601N (53) 773-285-0555
DAVIS, Marsha 397 W. 35th St., Apt. #207, Steger, IL 60475 708-754-6156
DUKE, Annette 818 Gray Ave., Evanston, IL 60202 847-869-0408
DUNAGAN, Patricia 7318 S. King Dr. (19) 773-846-1453
EDMONDSON, Marjorie 6040 S. Harper Ave., Apt. #204 (37) 773-256-1999
EVANS, Mother A. Mildred c/o Shirley Allen
6946 S. Wolcott Avenue (36) 773-778-8016
EVERETT, Barbara 231 S. Orchard Dr., Park Forest, IL 60466 708-228-5298
FORD, John 8939 S. Dante Ave. (19) 773-734-7363
FUNCHES, Josephine 9312 S. Union Ave. (28) 312-805-1401
Visits before 12:00 Noon on Sundays
GAINES-JOHNSON, Trina 909 Willow Rd., Matteson, IL 60443 708-481-2356
GILLIAM, Joseph 9804 S. Lowe Ave. (28) 773-445-8204
GLENN-CALDWELL, Regena 6046 Aspen Lane, Matteson, IL 60443 708-720-2850
GLOVER, Delores 7759 S. Chappel Ave. (49) 773-768-3508
GORDON, Mary 1440 S. Indiana Ave., Apt. #607 (05) 312-360-1412
HANKTON, Mark 2621 E. 92nd St. (17) 773-375-2109
HARDY, Glodine c/o Lois Walker
598 Andover St., Chicago Heights, IL 60411 708-481-5814
HARRIS, Shaquilla 8818 S. Parnell Ave. (20) 773-239-6268
HEREFORD, Bessie 9251 S. Parnell Ave. (20) 773-846-0448
HILLER, Jerrilyn 9629 S. Michigan Ave. (28) 773-468-2797
HORNSBURGER, Ruby 369 E. 88th St. (19) 773-846-9234
HOUGH, John Henry 123 E. 70th St. (37) 773-224-8682
HEWING, Anna 15501 S. Western Ave., Harvey, IL 60426 708-333-8481
JACKSON, Betty Jo 6140 S. Drexel Ave., Apt. #319 (37) 773-363-0527
JACKSON, Lillian 7309 S. Dante Ave. (19) 773-493-5421

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SICK & SHUT-IN • MEMBERS AT HOME
JOHNSON, Deacon Eva 3420 S. Cottage Grove Ave. (16) 312-326-1989
JOHNSON, Florence 1715 E. 91st St. (17) 773-734-4655
JONES, Jacqueline 10322 S. Green St. (43) 773-239-7345
JONES, Katherine 9501 S. Union Ave. (28) 773-779-4206
JONES, Deacon Walter 7926 S. St. Lawrence Ave. (19) 773-994-5418
LASSITER, John 1440 N. Lake Shore Dr., Apt. #18E (10) 312-654-0445
LLOYD, Cora 6737 S. Oglesby Avenue (49) 773-288-4745
LITTLE, Nettie 200 Park Ave., Apt. #626
Calumet City, IL 60409 708-891-5154
MARSHALL, Ebony 6234 S. Wood St. (36) 773-778-0870
McCORMICK, Judy 9173 S. Harvard Ave. (28) 773-928-2798
McCOY, Margo 7934 S. Rhodes Ave. (19) 773-962-2899
McDADE, Darlene 18555 Hickory Ct., Apt. #17, Lansing, IL 60438 708-418-0145
McFADDEN, Deborah 512 Davis St., Park Forest, IL 60466 708-283-1712
MILES, Mary 6142 S. St. Lawrence Ave., 1st Floor (37) 773-667-0167
MITCHELL, Shirley 9556 S. Lowe (28) 773-881-2554
MITCHELL, Vernita 7251 S. Princeton Ave. (21) 773-488-4855
NATHAN, LaTroy 8044 S. Kedzie Ave. (52) 773-424-4110
NATHANIEL, Willa Mae 14232 S. Stewart Ave., Riverdale, IL 60827 708-841-4763
ONLY, Ebony 6614 S. Washtenaw (29) 773-737-0948
PALMER, Spencer 433 E. 133rd St., Riverdale, IL 60827 773-468-7633
PARKER, Dr. Melverlene 5411 S. Damen Avenue (09) 773-436-6788
PAYTON-LOVE, Mary 7938 S. Jeffrey Blvd. (49) 773-734-7828
QUINN, Anna 7022 S. South Shore Drive., Apt. #715 (49) 773-684-8831
ROBERTSON, Rosetta 737 E. 69th St., Apt. #603 (37)
SIMMONS, Laverne 503 E. 87th Place (19) 773-483-2830
SINGLETON, Mrs. Lonnie 12207 S. Loomis St. (43) 773-704-6956
SMITH, Edward 17791 Arlington Drive
Country Club Hills, IL 60478 708-206-1457
SMITH, Olah 10510 S. Rhodes Ave. (28) 773-995-6893
STEELE, William 12351 S. LaSalle St. (28) 773-568-6153
TUCKER, Geraldine 400 E. 41st St., Apt. #602N (53) 773-924-2207
VANCE, Willa 8645 S. Vernon Ave. (19) 773-483-0288
WALKER, Lorraine 9201 S. Wallace Ave. (20) 773-846-9603
WASHINGTON-DYK, Gwendolyn 2045 W. Jackson Blvd., Apt. #2012 (12) 312-421-7867
WILKES, Whitney 13432 Ridgeway Ave., Robbins, IL 60472 708-396-3602
YOUNG, Debra 15229 S. Blackstone, Dolton, IL 60419 708-841-2042

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SICK & SHUT-IN • MEMBERS AT HOME
CARDS ONLY
BORDERS, Carolyn 8538 S. Wolcott Ave. (20)
BROWN, Hysson 10427 S. Hoxie Ave. (17)
CHAPMAN, Malachi 10838 S. Wallace Ave. (28)
CONDA, William 12453 S. Emerald Ave. (28)
MALONE, LaShawn 7538 S. Paxton Ave. (49)
MOORE, Hilton 8620 Peace Way, Apt. #1038, Las Vegas, NV 89147
ROBERTS, Fontain 1829 N. Austin Ave. (39)
SEWELL, Candice 5473 S. Everette Ave., Apt. #1-5 (15)
SMITH, Carlton c/o Ashanti Smith, 900 E. Main St., Muncie, IN (47305)
SMITH, Claude 8739 S. Harper Ave., Apt. #1 (19)
SPENCER, Nathaniel 7800 S. Sangamon St., Apt. #3 (20)
THOMAS, Rosetta 5035 S. Evans Ave., Apt. #2B (15)
WALKER, Jr., Floyd 8428 S. Green St. (20)
WALKER, Sr., Floyd 8428 S. Green St. (20)
WEATHERSPOON, Aletha P.O. Box 20168, Chicago, IL (20)

COMMUNION VISITS ONLY


BARRETT-GORDEN, Mamie 8436 S. King Dr. (19) 773-846-6229
BASKIN, Marie 14339 Park Ave., Harvey, IL 60426 708-331-1431
BENN, Vester 9035 S. Luella Ave. (17) 773-374-8914
BROWN, Ann H. 1342 W. 111th Place (43) 773-445-5315
CARTER, Deacon Carole 4934D S. Cornell Ave. (15) 773-493-3698
GWYNN, Arthur 9346 S. Wentworth Ave. (20) 773-881-4111
JEFFERSON, Lorine M. 9600 S. Prospect Ave. (43) 773-429-0754
JONES, Lula 11325 S. Union Avenue (28) 773-468-4743
LEGGETT, Aurelia 1639 W. 107th Street (43) 773-233-0286
MARTIN, Willie 9600 S. Lowe Ave. (20) 773-779-5791
MUSE, Virginia 9530 S. Lowe Ave. (28) 773-779-7460
NELSON, Mary & Thomas 5401 S. Hyde Park Blvd., Apt. #1101 (15) 773-667-3404
PEGUES, Mary 120 E. 83rd St. (19) 773-873-2629
TUES & THUR - 9:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M.
TRIPLETT, Sadie 9612 S.Wallace (28) 773-779-1689
WILKS, Elizabeth 2960 N. Lake Shore Dr., Apt. #2507 (57) 773-296-0580
WITHERS, Mother Ernestine 340 E. 38th St., Apt. #807 (53) 773-373-3747

DEACON VISITS ONLY


WEAVER, Odessa 6751 S. Constance Ave. (49) 773-288-3795

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PRAYER CONCERNS

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SERVICE AND SUPPORT GROUPS

AKIBA SALES CAREER DIABETES HOUSING


773-962-5660 DEVELOPMENT SUPPORT GROUP MINISTRY
M - TH MINISTRY 773-928-3233 Richard Harvey
9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. 24-Hour Answering 312-525-0277
FR - 11:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m. Service DOMESTIC
SAT - 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m. 773-962-0139 KUJICHAGULIA
VIOLENCE
SUN - After Each Service Careerdevelop@tucc.org MINISTRY SPECIAL CITIZENS
CONFIDENTIAL SUPPORT
AMANI COLLEGE HELPLINE MINISTRY
VOLUNTEER PLACEMENT 24 Hours
773-962-5650
HOSPICE CARE OFFICE J. Payton
Mailbox 811
PROGRAM TU & TH - 1:00-9:00 p.m. 773-373-7042
773-298-0473 WED - 10:00-6:00 p.m. DRUG & ALCOHOL
M - FRI FR - 10:00-6:00 p.m. MATH TUTORIAL
RECOVERY
9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. SAT - 9:00-5:00 p.m. 773-962-5650
MINISTRY
Sundays & Mondays
Tough Love
BLAINE DeNYE CLOSED
PRISON MINISTRY
773-962-5650, Ext. 808
LIBRARY 773-298-1590
Free “N” One Answering Service
773-962-5650, ext. 740 773-962-5650, Ext. 808 773-962-5650
TU & TH COMMUNITY &
Mailbox 886
11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. & ECONOMIC
HEALTH
6:00-8:00 p.m. EMPOWERMENT
SAT
& WELLNESS TRINITY COMPUTER
773-962-5650, Ext. 819
10:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m. MINISTRY LEARNING CENTER
COMMUNITY 773-962-5658
COUNSELING
CAN-CER-VIVE MENTAL HEALTH
MINISTRY
HELPLINE SUPPORT GROUP
Answering Service
773-962-5650 773-978-0725 or
773-962-0043
Mailbox 830 773-734-4033, ext. 111

CREDIT UNION
HIV/AIDS
TU & TH - 6:00-8:00 p.m.
SAT - 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.
SUPPORT
SUN - After 7:30 MINISTRY
& 11:00 a.m. Services 312-409-AIDS or
773-962-5686 312-409-2437
773-723-8382 (fax)

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PASTORAL/PROGRAM STAFF
Rev. Dr. Jeremiah A. Wright, Jr., Senior Pastor
Rev. Melbalenia D. Evans, Executive Minister
Rev. Dr. James L. Miles, Chief Operating Officer
Toya Perry, Chief Financial Officer
Rev. Wanda J. Washington, Associate Pastor, Director of Pastoral Services
Rev. Stacey Edwards, Associate Pastor
Rev. Barbara A. Heard, Associate Pastor
Rev. John E. Jackson, Sr., Associate Pastor
Rev. Michael G. Sykes, Associate Pastor
Rev. Reginald Williams, Associate Pastor
Dr. Julia Speller, Director Christian Education
Rev. Michael D. Jacobs, Minister to Youth and Children
Rev. Ann Patton, Minister of Christian Education
Deacon Shirley Bims-Ellis, Director Center for African Biblical Studies
Robert E. Wooten, Jr., Director of Music
Deacon Jeri L. Wright-Harris, Director of Media
Janet Wright-Moore, Executive Secretary

Friday Worship Service (Praise Service begins Television Broadcast


• F.A.T. Fridays • 15 minutes prior) Sundays 6:30 a.m.,
Every Friday • 12:00 Noon Sunday Bible Discovery Hour Tuesdays 5:30 a.m.
Chicago Federation of Musicians 9:45 a.m. (TV One, Check Local Listings)
Building Sunday Youth Church Prayer Line 773-298-2160
175 W. Washington Street 7:15 a.m., 10:45 a.m.
Weekly Praise/Prayer Service
Saturday Church School LIVE Webcasts Sundays
9:30 a.m. Sundays 7:15 a.m., 10:45 a.m., 5:45 p.m.
532 W. 95th Street & 400 W. 95th St. 7:30 & 11:00 a.m., 6:00 p.m. Wednesdays • 11:30 a.m., 7:14 p.m.
Mondays & Thursdays
Sunday Worship Service 7:00 p.m.
7:30 & 11:00 a.m., 6:00 p.m. Website • www.tucc.org

Church Office Hours Reception Desk Hours Synergy Counseling Center


Monday through Friday Monday through Friday 532 W. 95th Street
9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. 9:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. 773-994-9937
Saturdays • 9:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Saturdays • 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. Sundays • 6:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.

“There are different ways of serving, but the same Lord is served.”
1 Corinthians 12:5 (TEV)

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