Posted by Paul Ellis Jackson

Sermon Title: Happy Birthday, UCC!

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 given by
N. J. and Chuck Roush in honor of UCC’s 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.

THIS WEEK

POSITIVE RESPONSE TO HATE CRIMES—All over the country people are fighting hate, standing up to promote tolerance and inclusion. Barry Grissom, US Attorney for the District of Kansas, will speak about hate crimes and our response to them. A panel discussion will follow. This is free and open to the public, but registration is
limited. On Tuesday, April 19, from 9-11a.m., at UCC. Please register at:
ifmpositiveresponse2016.eventbrite.com or RSVP to IFM at 264-9303.
(On calendar at right as Faith Leader Breakfast)

WEDNESDAY NIGHT ALIVE TECHNOLOGY CLASSES meets every other Wednesday in April and May at 6:00 p.m. On Wednesday, April 20, at 6:00, in
Fellowship Hall, is the Pinterest & Instagram class. All classes are led by Paul Ellis Jackson and Valerie Horn. (See right for a full schedule of classes.)

MEN’S GROUP LUNCHEON is Thursday, April 21, at 11:30a.m. at the Lakeside Club. The speaker is Dane Hurt. Recordings are now available in the church office for $2.00, call 634-0430, or signup on the PIC board.

NEXT WEEK

COUNCIL MEETS on Monday, April 25, at 6:30p.m., office conf. room

LARKSFIELD TEA meets Wednesday, April 27, at 10:00, in the club room.

HONDURAS PROJECT sewing days are April 14 & 28 from 10:00-2:00. All skill levels are welcome.

DIALOGUE & FRIENDSHIP DINNER Thursday, May 5, 6:00-8:30pm, in the
Rhatigan Student Center Beggs Ballroom at WSU. “Dialogue as Antidote against
Extremism”, featuring David Perlmutter, professor and Dean of the College of Media and Communication at Texas Tech University. Tickets are free. Visit this website for ticket information: http://webs.wichita.edu/?u=said&p=/dinner/saidannualdinner/
Dr. Perlmutter will outline historical, cultural, and scientific precedents and cases that map out a path for dialogue among the peoples of the world being a necessary step for greater cooperation and peace. Specifically, he will take the most recent examples of the engagement and chaos within the Middle East and Islam and the West. He will highlight failures and successes in the efforts to avoid a clash of civilization. See the PIC board for additional info.

NURSERY & TODDLER ROOM is available downstairs during the worship
service. Baby monitors are provided to those that leave their children in the nursery. To check one out please see the nursery attendant. A multiage Sunday School meets downstairs immediately following “A Time for All Children.” Anna Duxler and Megan Lovely teach the class.

THE PARLOR is available for guests with young children, if you need a space to take a break with your child, the Parlor is located to your left as you exit the
Sanctuary. The Parlor is equipped with comfy furniture and speakers so you can hear the service until you are able to return to the Sanctuary.