Posted by Paul Ellis Jackson

Sermon Title: “Making Space–Progressive Christian Convictions: Loving Like God

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 John and Kim Carraway in memory of family and friends who live on in our hearts.

RACHEL HELD EVANS tickets are available after worship in fellowship hall, (see below for prices). Please make checks payable to: College Hill
United Methodist Church.

THIS WEEK

NEEDLE WORKERS meet Tuesday, February 14, at 10:00, in fellowship hall.

GRIEF GROUP meets each Wednesday at 3:00 p.m. in the church office
conference room. The group will continue through March. There is no cost, and anyone is welcome who is dealing with a loss in their life of any kind.

YOGA meets every Tuesday at 4:00 and Friday, at 10:00, in fellowship hall. The cost for the Tuesday class is $5 because it is instructor led.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT ALIVE is Wednesday, February 8, at 6:00 p.m., in fellowship hall. We are reading and discussing Rachel Held Evans’ book Searching for Sunday. Like millions of her millennial peers, Rachel didn’t want to go to church anymore. The hypocrisy, the politics, the gargantuan building budgets, the scandals—church culture seemed so far removed from Jesus. Yet, despite her cynicism and misgivings, something kept drawing her back… Books can be purchased on Amazon.

HEAD-TO-TOE HYGIENE PANTRY workday is Thursday, February 16, from 9-11, at 1611 N Mosley. The pantry is open on Saturday, February 18, from 9:00-11:30am

MENS’ GROUP LUNCH is Thursday, February 16, 11:30 a.m., at Scotch &
Sirloin, 5325 E Kellogg Drive. The guest speaker is Colonel Joseph Jabara, Kansas Air National Guard.

REVITALIZE & REJOICE: Developing and Implementing Realistic Plans for
Strategic Growth. Join us on February 18th, from 9:00-11:30 a.m., as Reverend Jinx M. Barber holds a seminar on church revitalization and growth. He will give us tools that will help us see where we are, where we want to be, and how we can get there together.

NEXT WEEK

NEW MEMBER SUNDAY on February 19, during worship. Robin will be introducing the new members, Come and greet them after worship in fellowship hall.

ALL BOARDS MEET on Sunday, February 19, at 11:45 a.m.

LARKSFIELD FELLOWSHIP will meet on Wednesday, February 22, at 10:00 in the Club Room.

GRIEF GROUP is each Wednesday at 3:00 p.m. in the church office conf. room.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT ALIVE is Wednesday, February 15, at 6:00 p.m.

COOKS NIGHT OUT is Thursday, March 9, at 6:00 p.m. Sign-up on the PIC board in fellowship hall if you would like to be a host that evening. Tickets go on sale
Sunday, February 19.

RICHARD D. GREENE MEMORIAL LECTURE SERIES featuring Rachel Held
Evans will be hosted by College Hill United Methodist Church on Friday, April 21, from 7:00-8:30p.m., and by University Congregational Church on Saturday, April 22, from 9:00-10:30 a.m., and from 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Tickets are $20 per session or $50 for all three sessions. Tickets may be purchased at each church or on each church’s individual website.