Worship at UChurch
Vision and Mission
Children, Youth & Young Adults
Rev. Julian DeShazier, Senior Pastor
Julian is a Morehouse College/Univ. of Chicago Divinity School alum, known to many as hip hop artist "J.Kwest." (Click name to read Pastor Julian's full bio)
D’Angelo Smith, Director of Youth & Young Adults
D'Angelo is passionate about using theatre to inspire believers to live out their faith beyond the four walls of the church.
Christopher Flowers, Intern
Chris is the Director of the National Service Chaplaincy (NSC) for the Center for Faith and Service at McCormick Theological Seminary and co-author of a very cool blog.
Charles Thomas Hayes, Music Director
Charles is committed to sharing his gift of music as an active part of worship to spread God’s love and to inspire others.
Karen Fields, Office Manager
Karen Fields is the glue that holds us all together.
Sergio Centeno, Artist in Residence and Director of Communications
Sergio's artistic touch inspires and enriches our worship experience.