Posted by Paul Ellis Jackson

Sermon Title: “Journey to the Table: Hunger”

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 loving celebration of our Mom, Betty Brenner, on her 98th birthday. From Brenda Leerskov, Yvette Leerskov Ehrlich and Mel Ehrlich.”


HEAD-TO-TOE HYGIENE PANTRY workday is this Thursday, May 18, from 9-11am, at 2130 E 21st St. N. The pantry is open on Saturday, May 20, from 9:00-11:30 a.m.

MENS’ LUNCH is Thursday, May 18, at 11:30, at Scotch & Sirloin. The guest speaker is Jim Denham, Diabetes Educator at HCA Wesley Medical Ctr.

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.

YOU ARE INVITED to a graduation and open house for Paul Ellis Jackson. Paul is graduating from Phillips Theological Seminary on Saturday, May 20, 2017, at 11:00 a.m. To be held at First Christian Church, 913 S. Boulder Ave., Tulsa, Oklahoma. If you are interested in carpooling to the graduation meet at UCC at 7:00 a.m., on Saturday, May 20.

Join Paul as he celebrates his graduation with an open house at Sprucehouse, 206 N. Spruce, Wichita, KS 67214, at 6:00 p.m., Saturday, May 20. Please RSVP to ASAP.


ALL BOARDS MEET on Sunday, May 21, immediately following the
worship service at 11:45 a.m.

COUNCIL MEETING on Monday, May 22, at 6:30, in the office conf. room.

LARKSFIELD FELLOWSHIP meets on Wed., May 24, at 10:00, in the club room. This is open to anyone outside of the Larksfield community as well.

GRIEF GROUP meets Wed., May 24, at 3:00, in the office conference room.

THE VICINAGE COUNCIL for Paul will be held on Saturday, June 10, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. This council is the final step in Paul’s ordination, and our church has invited numerous clergy members from the community to attend. During the vicinage council they will examine Paul’s theology and credentials, and give a final recommendation regarding his fitness for ordination. If you are interested in attending this Vicinage Council, please contact Phil Rhea for details at:

ALL CHURCH POTLUCK in celebration of the ordination of Paul Ellis Jackson. To be held on Sunday, June 11, at 11:30 a.m. immediately following worship in the fellowship hall. Food is provided by various board members. Everyone is welcome to stay for Paul’s ordination at 1:00.

COMPUTER TECHNICIAN WANTED for UCC staff computers. We are in need of someone who has a strong understanding of desktop operating systems, can solve problems, and perform technical and system diagnostics as needed. If you are interested in volunteering your time please contact Paul Ellis Jackson at 316-634-0430.