Posted by Paul Ellis Jackson

Sermon Title: “A God of Justice or a God of Mercy: The Search for a Foundation”

We welcome all of our visitors today and invite you to the fellowship hall for beverages and cookies after the worship service. Please follow the congregation to the left out of the sanctuary.


THE FLOWERS ON THE COMMUNION TABLE TODAY are given by Pat Snyder. “In celebration of University Congregational Church’s 35th anniversary.”

ALL BOARDS MEET immediately following the worship service at 11:45.
THE CE BOARD will meet in the Science and Exploration Room.
THE DEACONS will meet in the area outside the downstairs kitchen.
THE MUSIC BOARD will meet in the room beside the choir room.
THE OUTREACH BOARD will meet in the office meeting room.
THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES will meet in the conference room.


SEWING FOR HONDURAS BABIES is Tuesday, April 17, and April 24, from 10:00-2:00, in the Women’s Guild room in the basement. Bring your lunch.

MEN’S LUNCH is Thursday, April 19, at 11:30am, at Scotch & Sirloin. The guest speaker is J. C. Combs.

HEAD-TO-TOE HYGIENE PANTRY – There is no workday this week. The Pantry is open on Saturday, April 21, from 9:00-11:30am, at 2130 E. 21st St. N.

YOGA meets every Tuesday at 4:00 and Friday, at 10:00, in fellowship hall. The cost for the Tuesday class is $5 because it is instructor led.


MEETING NOTIFICATION— the UCC Endowment board will nominate and vote for a new board member following the worship service on Sunday, April 22, 2018. Members of the church that wish to vote will remain seated after worship for this short meeting.

CREATING YOUR LEGACY SERIES – Beginning on April 24th members of UCC will have an opportunity to hear Dan Peare, attorney with Hinkle Law Firm, an expert on estate planning, and be able to get answers to their questions.

This event is not intended to sell anyone legal or financial services, but is intended to educate our congregation on the need to plan for the future. If you have questions please contact Dwayne Green at

May 1, “The Good Death”, with Christy Dew
May 8, “This is Your Life”, with Reverend Dr. Robin McGonigle and Reverend Paul Ellis Jackson

All seminars will begin at 4:00pm, in UCC fellowship hall.

LARKSFIELD DISCUSSION GROUP meets on April 25, at 10:00 a.m., in the club room at Larksfield Place. Anyone is welcome to attend.

UCC PLANNING INVENTORY AND SURVEY – Remember to complete the survey at: It only takes a couple minutes, and the information is invaluable. If you cannot complete the survey online contact the office staff at 316-634-0430, for a printed copy.