Sunday, August 25

9:30 a.m. Forum: America's Relationship with Immigrants, Jeff Holden leading in the library. Childcare provided in the nursery.

10:30 a.m. Worship: “Church School,” Doug Long preaching. Move Up Sunday! Special music by Children & Youth.

Following worship: Teacher/Parent/Youth Volunteer Orientation in the UE Classroom. Details below.

Following worship: Worship & Music Committee in the library.

3:00 p.m.  Wayne Thompson Memorial Service in the worship space.


Teacher/Parent/Youth Volunteer Orientation

Sunday, August 25

         Safe Church Policy Training (for new  volunteers): 11:35 a.m. 

           Returning Teachers & Assistants: 11:50 a.m.

                        We invite all adults interested in volunteering (or learning more about) our programs for children and youth to attend one of our Nursery/Children’s Church/Youth Volunteer Orientations. UPUCC Safe Church Policy training is required of those working with our youth and children. For new and returning teachers, we will offer an open house of our classrooms and review of our resources following the Safe Church training.

Newcomers & Inquirers Session: Held most first Sundays of each month, Membership & Publicity Committee hosts these gatherings in the church library after worship. There is a short presentation of the history of the UCC as well as information about Umstead Park United Church of Christ. Next session will be September 1.


Creativity Group: This morning craft group meets the first and third Tuesdays of each month at 9:30 a.m. Come with your own individual creative projects, come to socialize, or come to try your hand at making a card.