Posted by Paul Ellis Jackson

Sermon Title: “What Do We Do with God?”

We welcome all of our visitors today and invite you to the fellowship hall for
beverages and cookies after the worship service. Please follow the congregation to the left out of the sanctuary.


THE FLOWERS ON THE COMMUNION TABLE TODAY are provided by Diane Z. Park, in celebration of Dr. Bill Park who moved to heaven three years ago today.


STEPHEN MINISTERS meets Thursday, September 7, at 2:00 p.m., in the office
conference room.

CHOIR KICK-OFF and pizza party for all choir members on Wednesday, September 6, in the basement. Dinner is at 6:15 p.m., and practice is at 7:00 p.m.

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


FALL KICK-OFF—Please join us for the “Fall Kick-Off Potluck/Ice Cream Social”, to welcome back our fabulous choir, on September 10th, in fellowship hall directly following the worship service. Please feel free to bring your favorite dish with the exception of desserts, as the Deacons will provide ice cream and toppings. Plus, there will be special events and activities for the children, which will be provided by the Christian Education board.

NEEDLE WORKERS meet Tuesday, September 12, at 10:00 am, in fellowship hall.

WEDNESDAY NIGHT ALIVE begins on September 13, at 6:00 p.m., and runs ten weeks thru November 15. Join us as we discuss Delwin Brown’s book “What Does a Progressive Christian Believe”. Order your book online using the ISBN# 13:9781596270848. The paperback is $15.98; and the Kindle version is $9.99. The church office will not be ordering any books for the class. Everyone is welcome to
attend the class.

HEAD-TO-TOE HYGIENE PANTRY workday is this Thursday, September 14, from 9-11am, at 2130 E. 21st St. N. The Pantry is open on Saturday, September 16, from 9:00-11:30 a.m.

FALL FELLOWSHIP DINNERS are a wonderful way for UCC members and visitors to get better acquainted. There will be a group of 6-10 who will meet in someone’s home in October and November for a pot-luck dinner and an evening of fellowship and fun. The exact dates will be determined once registration is complete.

If you are interested 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 in the last column the number people you can accommodate in your home (including host/hosts) The final date for registration is Sunday, September 10th.

REVELATIONS is Sunday, September 24, at 5:30 for cocktails, dinner at 6:00pm, in fellowship hall. The cost is $25, in advance. The UCC Choir will perform. Proceeds benefit the student music scholarship program. Tickets on sale this Sunday 9/3/18.

AMALGAMA TICKETS on sale this week. Amalgama is a musical group from the city of Leon, Nicaragua. Their music is Cuban inspired, as they love the trova, and the national music of their homeland. Amalgama will perform a concert at Prairie Pines, 4055 N Tyler Road, Maize, KS, on Thursday, September 28, at 7:00 p.m. Tickets are $22, and may be purchased in the UCC church office 9:00-3:00 p.m., Monday-Friday. To sample music by Amalgama follow this Facebook link:

CHRISTMAS ORNAMENT ORDERS will run through Sunday, September 17. If you would like an ornament to place on the tree during the Hanging of the Greens event, please place your orders now. Each ornament comes with your last name hand painted in white by Bronner’s artists. Ornaments are $17.00. You can mail your check to the church office, or place it in the offering plate. Please note “Ornament” on the memo line of your check. See display and order sheet in fellowship hall.