Posted by Paul Ellis Jackson

Sermon Title: Living in Shalom

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.


THE FLOWERS ON THE COMMUNION TABLE TODAY are from George and Maxine Morrison in celebration of their son Jeff’s birthday.

BAPTISIM of Millicent “Millie” Rose Toy, daughter of Chris and Katie Toy, granddaughter of Jean and Mac Knighton, all of Wichita, and Chuck and
Sarah Toy of Valley Falls, KS.

UCC 101 CLASS meets today, August 28, at 11:45, in the basement
conference room. If you are a visitor or a regular attender that would like to know more about UCC or perhaps thinking about membership, please join us for this informative session. A light lunch will be served.


YOU’RE INVITED Bob and Patsy Scott invite our U.C.C. friends to
celebrate with us our 60th wedding anniversary on Saturday, September 3. Open House from 1:00-4:00 p.m. at our Theatre Barn at Prairie Pines.
No gifts, please.

FALL FELLOWSHIP DINNER REGISTRATION is underway. You are invited to the Fall Fellowship Dinners at UCC. There will be one dinner scheduled between
mid-September & mid-October, and between mid-October & mid-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 those who are guests of our church to get better acquainted. There will be a group of 6-10 who will meet in someone’s home for a potluck dinner and an evening of fellowship and fun.

If you are interested in being a part of the Fall Fellowship Dinners, 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 the number of people you can accommodate in your home (including host/hosts) The deadline for
registration is next Sunday, September 4th.


FALL CHOIR KICK-OFF is Sunday, September 11. There will be a
covered dish dinner in Fellowship Hall immediately following worship service. Pulled pork sandwiches and drinks will be provided by the Deacons. We ask that you bring a side dish. If your last name begins with A-O bring a
vegetable or salad, P-Z please bring a dessert.

NEW MEMBER SUNDAY is Sunday, September 11, during 10:30 a.m.
worship service. We will be introducing new members to the congregation.

DINE OUT HELP OUT is Tuesday, September 20, at 5:30 p.m. Join your friends at UCC for a Dutch treat dinner at Adrian’s Café, 2121 N Rock Road, #100, across from Bradley Fair. A portion of all proceeds goes to benefit the homeless ministries at Interfaith Ministries. Please RSVP to the church
office at 316-634-0430, so we can reserve the appropriate number of tables.

ART OF FAITH GALLERY is featuring UCC artists for the Final Friday Art Show on Friday, September 30, from 5:30-8:30pm. The gallery is located at 829 N Market. Please contact the church office at 316-634-0430, if you would like to display your personal artwork for this show. Artwork can be any medium for instance: paintings, fabric, pottery, yarn, etc…