Dave Clayton speaking at Saturday House Church/Life Groups open to all/Join a Sunday morning class

Sooo thankful for the hard work that made our Potluck Plus a success!

Where We Are One:
The New Reality of the Kingdom of God- The Inevitable Kingdom

This week’s message by Eric Wilson will be from the text of Mark 4:26-29.

UCC House Church
Join us for deep fellowship and worship on Saturday evenings at 6:00pm. Shuttles run from Rho at 5:45pm and dinner is at 6:00pm. We are meeting at the home of Gary and Tracey Hanson, who faithfully supported our Sunday evening worship last year. This Saturday, Dave Clayton, minister at the Ethos church in Nashville is speaking. All are welcome!

Life Groups
Interested in knowing more about hosting, leading or being in a life group? check it out here:
https://www.uccmalibu.com/life-groups.html?fbclid=IwAR32uMmJH57UEiGdrQHIbgse0ey68VC3e1IwZFA7TaDPidQ8UziSoXVV0xk

Adult Bible Classes
The class entitled “Resurrection of the body from the Biblical perspective” meets in AC 290.
This week’s lesson is titled “The Jewish Concept of Bodily Resurrection”
David Dowdey is facilitating for the month of September, then John Wilson will teach the remainder of the semester.

The class entitled “Life Together” meets in AC 270 with Regan and Robby Schaffer coordinating.
The primary focus of this class is to build community with families and members as they experience various life stages and phases. The class centers around fellowship, sharing and prayer. Come for snacks at 9:00 and class begins at 9:15 (to allow time for families dropping off kids to class). All ages and stages welcome!

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Disaster Response Team
Feeling helpless in the wake of natural disasters across our nation and the world? A place to begin to help may be the Churches of Christ Disaster Response Team , an organization that supports the local churches in the midst of crisis and disaster. Find more information at : https://www.churchesofchristdrt.org/

Prayer Request Form
Our prayer servant leaders (Kari and Kathryn) are inviting us to be more personal with our needs for prayers. Here is a form if you would like to communicate any requests or praises to them, to the elders, and/or to the congregation. https://forms.gle/SvH6gsoK6CzNnd8K8

Upcoming Events
-September 21: Dave Clayton speaking at House Church
-October 6: Young Adult lunch
-October 13: Senior Ministry lunch
-October 20: Sunday morning worship at the BEACH
-November 3: Harvest party at the Warwars

Connie James Requests Prayers for Kyle Brittain, family friend
More info: https://bigislandnow.com/2019/09/12/day-13-today-we-will-find-kyle-bring-him-home/

Prayers:
Discernment for the next steps for our church family.
Jane Baird‘s brother passed away last week. Prayers for her and the family as they mourn.
-Ann Warford – healing from a fall/broken foot.
Bernice Evans James, Bernie’s mother, continues to need our prayers.
Carolyn Nicks, for health and healing.
Taylor Lowe, recovering from treatments, and for Dennis and Emily as they care for him.
Phyllis Kreiner, mother of Leslie Kreiner, continues to recover from pneumonia.
Stan Yin, Lydia Folkert’s father, undergoing cardiac rehab, continues to get stronger as he recovers from open heart surgery. Prayers for blood pressure issues.
Walter Glass, recovering well from a mild stroke.
Rob Terrell, for health and healing. Prayers for finances and housing options.
Peter Thompson, for continued good reports and healing.
Sammy Maiorca, Steve’s father,
Tom McGinley, Patty Atkisson’s brother & Diana Maiorca’s stepdad.
-Mindi and Dereje Aleme, our missionaries in Ethiopia & Kenya, as they transition into life in the states.
-Missionaries: Joseph Dzamesi (Ghana), Igor Egirev (Russia); and the mission organizations we support: Let’s Start Talking (worldwide), Made in the Streets (Kenya), and Predisan (Honduras).

Miss a Week at UCC?
Did you know you can listen to the sermon on the UCC podcast?
Go to: https://uccmalibu.podbean.com

Attendance & Contribution
Attendance (Sept 15): 236
Saturday Service (Sept 14): 56
The Well (Sept 12): 275
Contribution (Sept 14-15): $5,942.00
Weekly Need: $7,903.85
Weekly Average (YTD): $7,567.78


Servant Leaders
Please contact an individual leader if you are interested in serving on her or his respective team. If you need contact information, please email church@pepperdine.edu:

Servant leaders related to our Sunday gatherings:
Acappella Music: Scott Reynolds
Adult Education: Dave Lemley & Robby Schaffer
Hospitality: Greg Warwar
Technology: Randy Coppinger
Worship Coordinator: Shannon Warwar

Servant leaders related to our family life:
Benevolence: Amy & Chris Doran; Katy & Peter Thompson
Finance: Paul Jones and Kate Warner
Life Together: Steve Rouse & Kanet Thomas
Men’s & Women’s: Steve and Diana Maiorca
Missions: Susan Giboney
Prayer: Kari Coppinger
Seniors: David Baird
Young Adults: Beverly Cawyer

Sunday Morning Bible Classes

Resurrection of the body from the Biblical perspective AC 290
John Wilson (David Dowdey facilitating in September)
Come join the ongoing textual study class as we seriously interact with the Word of God.

Life Together  AC 270
Regan and Robby Schaffer coordinators
The primary focus of this class is to build community with families and members as they experience various life stages and phases. We will let the class determine the topics but we will structure our time together around fellowship, sharing and prayer. Come for snacks at 9:00 and class will begin at 9:15 (to allow time for families dropping off kids to class). All ages and stages welcome!


– Youth group: meeting in the UCC Office
– Children’s classes:
* Cradle roll: (Plaza 191)
* Preschool: (Plaza 190)
* K-5th grades: (Plaza 189)

UCC Contact Information / Social Media:
– Website: http://www.uccmalibu.com
– Blog: uccfamilynews.wordpress.com
– Email: church@pepperdine.edu
– Instagram: @UCCMalibu
–Podcast: https://uccmalibu.podbean.com
– Facebook Page: University Church of Christ (Malibu)
– Phone Number: 310.506.4504