Posted by Paul Ellis Jackson

Sermon Title: “The Path–Spontaneity

We welcome all of our visitors today and invite you to the Fellowship Hall for beverages and cake after the service to honor Robin and Paul and show our appreciation. Please follow the congregation to the left out of the sanctuary.

TODAY

THE FLOWERS ON THE COMMUNION TABLE TODAY are provided by Phyllis and Jay Decker to honor the memory of Alice Decker and Dr. Jack Stewart.

BLESSING OF THE ANIMALS this afternoon, Sunday, October 9, at 4:00 p.m. in the south parking lot of UCC. Everyone is welcome. There will be a short service and a blessing of each animal.

RAFFLE TICKETS ON SALE through today in Fellowship Hall, ten tickets for $10 and 25 for $20. Baskets donated for the raffle are on display. Tickets are available through October 9. The drawing will be held at Cooks’ Night Out on October 13. Winners need not be present to win. Proceeds to benefit Women’s Guild projects. Tickets for Cooks’ Night Out are also available for $15 each. Today is the last day to purchase raffle tickets and tickets for Cooks’ Night Out.

THIS WEEK

NEEDLE WORKERS meet Tuesday, October 11, at 10:00 am, in Fellowship Hall.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT ALIVE Wednesday, October 12, at 6:00 p.m. John Shelby Spong’s book Re-Claiming the Bible for a Non-Religious World. No meal is available.

GUILD SEWING DAY is this Thursday October 13, from 10:00-2:00. Everyone is welcome to help as we have jobs for everyone (no need to know how to sew). So bring your lunch and join us downstairs in the Guild room!

COOKS’ NIGHT OUT is this Thursday, October 13, at 6:00 p.m., in Fellowship Hall. Tickets are currently on sale for $15 in Fellowship Hall after Sunday worship.
Col. Brenda Dietzman will be talking about the Sheriff’s Office and a variety of their
responsibilities. She will also tell some personal stories to show the human and sometimes funnier side of law enforcement. This is an interesting time in regards to law enforcement and community relations; she looks forward to your questions and ideas so please come prepared.

YOGA meets Tuesdays at 4:00 ($5.00) & Fridays, 10:00, Fellowship Hall.

NEXT WEEK

ALL BOARDS MEET immediately following the worship service at 11:45.

MEN’S LUNCH meet at Scotch & Sirloin (note the new venue), Thursday,
October 20, at 11:30 a.m. Guest speaker is Dave Dahl.

GUILD SEWING DAY Thursday, October 20, from 10:00-2:00. Everyone is
welcome to help as we have jobs for everyone (no need to know how to sew). So bring your lunch and join us downstairs in the Guild room!

HEAD-TO-TOE HYGIENE PANTRY open on Saturday, October 22, from 8:30-11:45 a.m., at 1611 N Mosley. No workday needed on Thursday, but we still need workers on Saturday, please.

WOMEN’S GUILD BABY SHOWER The 15th Annual Baby shower will be held Wednesday, October 26, at 11:00, in Fellowship Hall. We will fill layette bags for
under-privileged babies in the Wichita area after we decorate the bags and have lunch. Clothing such as newborn gowns, sleepers, onesies, socks and toys are requested. Please place items in the baby box in Fellowship Hall.

REVELATIONS Sunday, October 30, at 6:00pm, in Fellowship Hall. Sign up
on the PIC board if you plan to attend.

CHILDREN’S MUSIC CLASSES have begun. They are taught the 1st & 3rd
Sundays at 11:00 a.m. by choir members Mike Mays and Baylee Kampfe. They will be learning songs for the Children’s Christmas Tableau and other fun songs.