Enriching the Spirit. Motivating Action. On Chicago's Far Westside.
  • Our Celebration of Life

    Our “Celebration of Life” service is held each Sunday morning at 11AM from the second week of September through the third week of June. Read More
  • Our Community Garden for learning and sharing

    Our congregation purchased and removed a blighted house to create this garden and social space, also expanding the playground for the Head Start daycare program, housed at TUC. Read More
  • Our Annual Seder is about universal values.

    Reflective readings and traditional Seder food recall the Hebrew deliverance from bondage in a quest we all share for freedom and tolerance. Read More
  • Austin Scholarship

    Since 1974 the Austin Scholarship Committee has reviewed austin scholarship applications and awarded 12-17 scholarships per year to graduating high school seniors in the Austin area. Read More
  • Black Lives Matter

    Our commitment to social justice and social action is a lasting stronghold that binds Third Unitarian Church of Chicago to the larger community and the world of which we are a part. Read More
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Imagine a religion where people of different beliefs:

  • Worship as one faith
  • Respect the inherent worth of every person
  • Work for justice and peace

   – beginning in their own community.

Third Unitarian Church- A place to grow your imagined religion.

Sunday Morning

This Sunday
April 5, 2015

11am Celebration of Life - New Life: Community Revealed. On this Easter Sunday service, we will have a New Member Ceremony. We will celebrate new life, new beginnings, and community revealed.  Read more.

10am Forum:  TUC's three poets  - Annette Friedman, Frank Olderr, and Jerry Parker - will share some of their recent works in a Readers and Listeners format.  Read more.

New Member Ceremony During the Celebration of Life:  Three friends of TUC will officially "sign the book," and  join our congregation. Rita Maniotis, Johanna Ryan, and Vanessa Tarbell  become members of Third Unitarian Church. Read more.


Upcoming Events

Next Sunday
April 12, 2015

Celebration of Life Service, 11am:  Hosted by the Lay Service Committee, speakers Maureen D'Arcy, Claire Callahan and Eric Davis will offer their revealing insights on the idea of revelation. Read More.

Forum, 10am: Local Opportunities for Activism - Members who are interested in community service and political activism from TUC and Unity Temple have formed a collaborative group called Action in Austin.  Read More.

Ongoing for the Month of March

Annual Auction “Doorbuster” Is On!  March 1st-31st
Congregation organizes the collection and sale of much-sought-after goods and services. If you have not received your Doorbuster Auction Catalog, please contact Deb Donovan.  Read more and bid online!

Jennifer Nordstrom, Interim Minister

March 8th Sermon
Resilience:  Against All Odds


Kyle Stevens, Director of Music

Kyle accompanied by Bob Habersat: Guitar; Mitchell Maftean: Bass; and Rocky Martin: Drums.
Gathering Music on Homecoming Sunday

Audio and Video Archive