Posted by Paul Ellis Jackson

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.

 

TODAY

 

THE FLOWERS ON THE COMMUNION TABLE TODAY are provided by Maxine Morrison in celebration of my husband George Morrison’s birthday; “Thank you, George for helping me through a difficult time this summer.”

 

CONGREGATIONAL MEETING  today at 11:30, immediately following the
worship service to approve the Preliminary 2016 Budget.  Please plan to attend.

 

THE WOMEN’S GUILD has raffle tickets available in Fellowship Hall after the worship service for a suggested donation of $1 each, 12 tickets for $10, or 25 tickets for $20. Baskets donated for the raffle are on display in Fellowship Hall. This is the last week to purchase tickets. Drawing will be held at Cook’s Night Out in October. Winners need not be present to win.  Proceeds to benefit the Women’s Guild projects.

The final Cook’s Night Out for 2015 is October 15, 6 pm.  Please join us for an interesting talk about t recent developments in our neighborhood.  Katy Dorrah, Executive Director of the Center for the Arts is going to speak to us about the new center that will be built at the corner of 13th and Rock Road.  The cost is $15.00 per person, please sign up on the PIC board in Fellowship Hall.

 

THIS WEEK

 

GRIEF GROUP is Monday, September 28, at 2:00 p.m., in the office conference room. This is open to anyone who has experienced a loss.

FEMININE FACES OF GOD class is at Larksfield Place, Wednesday, 9/30 at 10:00 a.m., in the Club Room.

 

WEDNESDAY NIGHT ALIVE is Wednesday 9/30, at 6:00pm, In the Basement Conference Room. “Early Christianities”, led by Paul Jackson.  (No meal before class.)

 

FALL FELLOWSHIP DINNERS It’s time to register in Fellowship Hall on the PIC board. You may sign up this Sunday.  There is room for 94 participants based on the number of people who volunteered to be hosts.  People who volunteered to be hosts are welcome to sign up to attend a dinner as well and should sign again on the PIC board as guests.      

 

SPONSOR A STUDENT Music Program. Please consider becoming a student choir member sponsor. Sponsorship is $1,500 per student or $150 per month or you can donate an amount of your choice. The campaign will continue through the end of September. Indicate “Student Scholarship” on check.

 

STOP VIOLENCE AGAINST WOMEN MARCH & RALLY  ICT Acts is hosting a March and Rally to raise awareness for violence against women on Sunday, October 11, at 1:00 pm. The March will begin at Exploration Place. It is open and free to the public, www.ictacts.org .
The Congregation of University Congregational Church is invited to witness the exchange of marriage vows of Paul Jackson and Duane Ellis on Saturday, October 10, 2015 at 4:00 PM here at the church. Reception to follow. Please RSVP on the PIC board in Fellowship Hall.

 

UPCOMING EVENTS

Þ September 27 – UCC 101 Class, 9:00a.m., In Fellowship Hall

Þ September 27 – Congregational Meeting, 11:30a.m., Sanctuary

Þ October 4 –       Connect Worship Service begins at 9:00a.m., Fellowship Hall

Þ October 8 –          Sweet Peace at 7:00 pm, Botanica, in Lotus Hall—RSVP to Robin

Þ October 15 –     Cook’s Night Out at 6:00 p.m., Fellowship Hall

Þ October 28 –     Women’s Guild Baby Shower at 11:00a.m., Fellowship Hall

Þ November 1 –   UCC 101 Class, 11:45a.m., Basement Conf Rm

Þ November 3 –   Welcome Wagon Auction, at 9:30a.m., Fellowship Hall

Þ November 29 – Hanging of the Greens, 5:00p.m.

Þ December 12 – Christmas Party, 6:00p.m., Fellowship Hall

Þ December 24 – Christmas Eve Service, 6:00p.m., Sanctuary