Posted by Paul Ellis Jackson

Sermon Title: Journey to the Jordan: Context Matters–First Century Palestine

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 given in anticipation of spring.

ENDOWMENT & CONGREGATIONAL MEETING is today immediately following worship. Please remain seated if you are staying for the meeting. The UCC Endowment board will present its annual report to the congregation. A Congregational meeting will follow the Endowment Board meeting to consider the Councils’ recommendation concerning Paul’s ordination. Any additional business will be conducted as is


GRIEF GROUP meets each Wednesday at 3:00, in the church office conf. room.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT ALIVE is each Wednesday at 6:00 p.m., in fellowship hall. We are reading and discussing Rachel Held Evans’ book Searching for Sunday.

COOKS’ NIGHT OUT is Thursday, March 9, at 6:00 p.m. Tickets cost $15 for adults, $5 for children, and are on sale today in fellowship hall. J. C. and Karen Combs will give a presentation on their recent trip to Cuba.

YOGA meets every Tuesday at 4:00 and Friday, at 10:00, in fellowship hall.


ALL CHURCH VOLUNTEER APPRECIATION POTLUCK is Sunday, March 12 at 11:30, in fellowship hall. The Deacons will provide the meat and beverages. Persons with last names beginning with A-M bring side dishes/salads, and N-Z bring desserts.

NEEDLE WORKERS meets on Tuesday, March 14, at 10:00 a.m.

GRIEF GROUP meets each Wednesday at 3:00, in the church office conf. room.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT ALIVE is each Wednesday at 6:00 p.m., in fellowship hall.

MENS’ LUNCH is Thursday, March 16, at 11:30, at Scotch & Sirloin. The guest speaker is Ed Flentje.

HEAD-TO-TOE HYGIENE PANTRY is open on Saturday, March 18, from 9:00-11:30 a.m., at 1611 N Mosley.

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 in fellowship hall after worship. Please make checks payable to: College Hill United Methodist Church.

DILLONS COMMUNITY REWARDS Re-enrollment reminder—In order to continue participating in the Community Rewards program during the upcoming year, all members must re-enroll their Plus Shopper’s card by visiting the website at:
Sign in to your online account, or create a new account if you don’t have one
Scroll down to the bottom of the page to Community Rewards
Click on Edit
Enter 10498 in box
Under Find Your Organization click on Search
Click on circle next to UCC
Click on Enroll
If completed correctly a green box will appear under Account Summary saying “Your enrollment in the Community Rewards Program has been updated.”
The money collected from this program goes to benefit the Head-To-Toe Hygiene Pantry. If you have questions or need assistance contact Heidi at 316-634-0430.