Posted by Paul Ellis Jackson

Sermon Title: Building on Shalom–Living the Promise

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 in Celebration for the life of Dr. Bill Park with all our Love Always.  Diane, Chloe, Caroline, Michael, Christine. 

FALL FELLOWSHIP DINNER REGISTRATION is underway. You are invited to the Fall Fellowship Dinners at UCC. There will be one dinner scheduled between
mid-September & mid-October, and between mid-October & mid-November. The exact dates will be determined once registration is complete and the hosts are able to contact the participants.

The dinners are a wonderful way for UCC members and those who are guests of our church to get better acquainted. There will be a group of 6-10 who will meet in someone’s home for a potluck dinner and an evening of fellowship and fun.

If you are interested in being a part of the Fall Fellowship Dinners, 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 the number of people you can accommodate in your home (including host/hosts) The deadline for
registration is next Sunday, September 4th.


LABOR DAY HOLIDAY is this Monday, September 5, office is closed.

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


September 11. There will be a covered dish dinner in Fellowship Hall immediately following worship service. Pulled pork sandwiches and drinks will be provided by Deacons. We ask that you bring a side dish. If your last name begins with A-O bring a vegetable or salad, P-Z please bring a dessert.

NEW MEMBER SUNDAY is next Sunday, September 11, during 10:30 a.m. worship service. We will be introducing new members to the congregation. If you would like to become a member of UCC please contact Heidi in the church office at 316-634-0430.

RAFFLE TICKETS ON SALE Sunday, September 11, 10 tickets for $10 and 25 for $20. Baskets donated for the raffle are on display in Fellowship Hall. Tickets are available through October 9. The drawing will be held at Cook’s Night Out on October 13. Tickets for Cooks Night Out are also available for $15 each. Winners need not be present to win. Proceeds to benefit the Women’s Guild projects.

CENTRAL KANSAS CONCERT OPERA will be performing its inaugural Gala
Concert on September 11 at 7:00 pm at Presser Hall in Lindsborg, KS. The concert will feature Wichita Young Artists, including several of our UCC college singers! Seating is general admission. Tickets are $15; students (with ID) are $5, and are available by calling (785) 227-3380 ext. 8235, or at

SPONSOR A STUDENT Music Program. Please consider becoming a student choir member sponsor. Sponsorship is $1,500 per student or $150 per month. You may also contribute what you can and partner with other families. The campaign will continue through September.30 Please indicate “Student Scholarship” on the memo line of your check.

DINE OUT HELP OUT is Tuesday, September 20, at 5:30 p.m. Join your friends at UCC for a Dutch treat dinner at Adrian’s Café, 2121 N Rock Road, #100, across from Bradley Fair. A portion of all proceeds goes to benefit the homeless ministries at Interfaith Ministries. Please RSVP to the church
office at 316-634-0430, so we can reserve the appropriate number of tables.