Posted by Paul Ellis Jackson

Sermon title: “Re-Imagine the World: Dinner Party Parable”

We welcome all of our visitors today and invite you to the basement outside the kitchen for beverages and cookies after the service. Please follow the congregation to the left out of the sanctuary and down the stairwell to your right.


Bob and Sharon Pedroja. Celebrating 50 years of marriage on September 2nd.

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.


LARKSFIELD FELLOWSHIP meets on Wednesday, August 23, at 10:00 a.m., in the club room.

AMALGAMA TICKETS go on sale this week. Amalgama is a musical group from the city of Leon, Nicaragua. Their music is Cuban inspired, as they love the trova, and the national music of their homeland. Amalgama will perform a concert at Prairie Pines, 4055 N Tyler Road, Maize, KS, on Thursday, September 28, at 7:00 p.m. Tickets are $22, and may be purchased in the UCC church office 9:00-3:00 p.m., Monday-Friday. To sample music by Amalgama follow this Facebook link:

YOGA meets every Tuesday at 4:00 and Friday, at 10:00, in the basement, children’s music room. The cost for the Tuesday class is $5.


YOGA meets every Tuesday at 4:00 and Friday, at 10:00, in the basement, children’s music room.. The cost for the Tuesday class is $5, because it is instructor led.

FALL KICK-OFF—Please join us for the “Fall Kick-Off Pot Luck/Ice Cream Social”, to welcome back our fabulous choir, on September 10th, in fellowship hall directly following the worship service.

Please feel free to bring your favorite dish with the exception of desserts, as the
Deacons will provide ice cream and toppings. Plus, there will be special events and activities for the children, which will be provided by the Christian Education board.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT ALIVE begins on September 13, at 6:00 p.m., and runs ten weeks thru November 15. Join us as we discuss Delwin Brown’s book “What Does a Progressive Christian Believe”. Order your book online using the ISBN# 13:9781596270848. The paperback is $15.98; and the Kindle version is $9.99. The church office will not be ordering any books for the class. Everyone is welcome to
attend the class.

FALL FELLOWSHIP DINNERS—You are invited to be a part of the Fall Fellowship Dinners at UCC. There will be one dinner scheduled in October and one in November. The exact dates will be determined once registration is complete and the hosts are able to contact the participants.

The dinners are a wonderful way for UCC members and visitors to get better acquainted. There will be a group of 6-10 who will meet in someone’s home for a pot-luck
dinner and an evening of fellowship and fun.

If you are interested please sign the sheet on the PIC board in fellowship hall. If you are willing to host a dinner, we would appreciate your signing up to be a host. Please indicate in the last column the number people you can accommodate in your home (including host/hosts) The final date for registration is Sunday, September 10th.