Posted by Paul Ellis Jackson

Sermon title: “America’s 4 Gods: God, Self, and Society”


THE FLOWERS ON THE COMMUNION TABLE TODAY are given by Kathe and John Thompson. “In honor of Jay Decker.”



IN THE MOOD TICKETS – go on sale 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., a fundraiser for the mission of our church. Featuring several groups performing the music of Glenn Miller, the Mills Brothers, and the McGuire Sisters, plus complimentary beverages and hor’s d’ oeuvres.  Tickets are $100.

FAMILY MOVIE NIGHT WITH PIZZA is this Thursday, August 8, at 6:00 p.m. Movie will be determined by the children during worship. Please sign up on the PIC board if you plan to attend.

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.


HEAD-TO-TOE HYGIENE PANTRY workday is this 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.

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 indicate on the sheet if you can host.


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

September 8 – Fall Choir Kick-off, covered dish dinner and ice cream social 

September 22 – Congregational Meeting – sanctuary at 11:30

September 29 – Revelations – fellowship hall at 6:00

DO YOU RECEIVE OUR FRIDAY EMAIL? If not, you may be missing out on some exciting events and announcements at UCC.  It is easy to sign-up to receive these emails each Friday afternoon.  Simply visit our website at:, scroll down to the green bar “Sign up for Newsletter Subscribers”, fill in your email address and name, then click on subscribe.  It is that simple.  Or you may send an email to, and ask Heidi to sign you up.  Then you will not only get the Friday email, but also the monthly electronic newsletter and any special announcements that we send out during the week.

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