Posted by Paul Ellis Jackson

Sermon Title: The Name of the Book is Opportunity.

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


Paul Ellis Jackson is preaching today in Robin McGonigle’s absence.


NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN of the Annual Meeting of University
Congregational Church, Wichita, KS as provided for in the church’s bylaws. The meeting will be held on Sunday, January 10, 2016 in the sanctuary
immediately following the church service. The agenda items are as follows:

Election of church officers and board members as listed below;
Moderator-Elect Trudy Matthews; Church Clerk Ann Brady; Council Members at Large Ann Dorrah, Rosemary Davenport, Carol Pinsker; Treasurer Mary Ellen Conlee; Board of Deacons Carla Walker, Anna Mills, Karen Nye, Mary Nichols, Dianne Robinson, Jack Christie, J. C. Combs, Karen Combs, Dick Pilgrim; Christian Education Board Pam Lamborn, Anne Duncan, +4 TBD; Outreach Board Marla Flentje, Cyndi Richter, Grace Kneil, Don Luellen, Romy Gerould; Music Board Jon Romain, Bob Scott, Sharon Tims, Jay Decker; Board of Trustees Dane Hurt, Chuck Roush, Tom Kneil, Barb Mohney, Howard Lachenmayr, Mert Buckley, Melodee Eby; Women’s Guild Kathryn Langrehr,

Such other business as is appropriate. Copies of the Slate of Officers and 2015 Annual Report will be distributed prior to the meeting. You may also request copies from the church office.

SPECIAL CHRISTMAS CD AVAILABLE Please sign up on the CD form on the PIC board in Fellowship Hall. CD’s are $2.00 each. You may pick-up your CD in the library. There is a box on the desk for you to deposit your cash or check.

THE 2016 FLOWER SCHEDULE is on the PIC board in Fellowship Hall. Dates are filling up fast so sign up early to get your preferred date.

COPIES OF ROBIN’S SERMONS are on the Welcome Table each week for those of you that would like a copy to read or reference.

HEARING ASSISTED RECEIVERS are available for your use during the church service. Please see an usher for assistance if you would like to use one.

BE SURE TO CHECK OUT OUR WEBSITE each week for updates and new pictures! An archive of sermons, newsletters, and an up-to-date calendar, and announcements are all readily available.

DID YOU KNOW… UCC has a Facebook page? You can link to our
Facebook page by clicking on “Facebook” on any page of our church website,

ASSISTANCE ON STAIRS Ushers are available to assist you on the stairs at any time. If you would like assistance just ask one of the ushers and they will be glad to assist.