Posted by Paul Ellis Jackson

TODAY

THE FLOWERS ON THE COMMUNION TABLE TODAY are given by Doug and Carla Walker. “In loving celebration of our 60th wedding anniversary and happy birthday wishes for daughter Carrie, granddaughter Stevie, and granddaughter-in-law Ali. We are very thankful for all of these.”

THIS WEEK

IN THE MOOD TICKETS – will be sold today in fellowship hall after worship. Join us for a night of big band music and dancing at the Kansas Aviation Museum. This event is on Friday, October 18, 2019, from 6:30-9:30 pm. It is a fundraiser for the mission of our church. Several groups will be featured performing the music of Glenn Miller, the Mills Brothers and the McGuire Sisters. There will be complimentary beverages and hor’s d’ oeuvres.  Tickets are $100.

HEAD-TO-TOE HYGIENE PANTRY workday is Thursday, August 15, from 9-11am, at 2130 E. 21st St. N. The Pantry is open on Saturday, August 17, from 9:00-11:30 a.m.

NO MEN’S LUNCH THIS MONTH

YOGA meets every Tuesday at 4:00, Thursday at 6:00, and Friday, at 10:00, in fellowship hall. The cost for the Tuesday and Thursday class is $5 because it is instructor-led.

NEXT WEEK

ALL BOARDS MEET on Sunday, August 18, immediately following the worship service at 11:45 a.m.

FELLOWSHIP DINNERS – It is time to sign up for our Fellowship Dinners which will be held in October & November.  This is a wonderful time to connect with old and new members by enjoying dinner at a member’s home.  Usually, there are 6 to 10 in attendance at these dinners.  Sign-up starts Sunday, August 11th and will continue until the middle of September.  Hostesses are always needed, so please indicate on the sheet if you can host.

UPCOMING EVENTS 

August 25 – Congregational Café – fellowship hall at 11:30

September 8 – Fall Choir Kick-off, covered dish dinner

September 22 – Congregational Meeting – sanctuary at 11:30

September 29 – Revelations – fellowship hall at 6:00

CONGREGATIONAL CAFÉ – is on Sunday, August 25, at 11:30 in fellowship hall. The Ad Hoc Committee to Review the Bylaws will present their reorganization plan to the congregation. The Council has approved the changes and now it is time for the congregation to provide comments.  The Committee will then proceed to prepare bylaws revisions for your consideration in the Fall. You will receive a copy of the reorganization plan prior to that meeting.  Please take time to read it and note questions you may have.

Streaming online video of our Sunday services. Simply go to our website ucchurch.org and click on this banner to the right! Services start at 10:30 am Sunday mornings.