January 19, 2018

Youth Skating Party:  All Youth (7th grade and up) are invited to join in ice skating tomorrow at the Gallivan Center. Parents, drop off at the church at5pm and pick up at church 8pm. Bring $5 for skating plus additional money for snacks if desired. Dress warmly and RSVP to Dawn atdfleishman@wpcslc.org
 
Family Fun Outing to Fairmont Aquatic Center: All families with children birth to 18 are invited to come swimming this Sunday from 4-6pm. Contact Dawn to RSVP and for more details dfleishman@wpcslc.org
 
Church Women United Tea: Friday, January 26 at 12:30pm. Hosted by Wasatch Presbyterian Church with a $1.00 registration cost. The program will be on Domestic Violence, Election & Installation of CWU Officers with an outreach to South Valley Sanctuary. Contact Janet Wortley  (801-733-4490) with any questions.
 
Family Promise Week: Our next hosting week is coming soon!
January 28th through February 4th.
We’re looking for volunteers:
· Monday (1/29) Overnight Host
· Thursday (2/1) Dinner Hosts
· A few weekend Hosts
Also, we need one brave soul to help coordinate the on-site Family Promise activities from Sun 1/28 to Wed 1/31 in light of conflicts on the part of the FP coordinating team. The role will involve welcoming families to the church on Sunday afternoon 1/28, and stopping by the church briefly between 5 and 6pm each day Mon, Tues and Wed. We can provide you all the details and it's a great way to interact with our guest families. Please email Allison, allisonclements@gmail.com, if you are interested.
 
Youth Service Project: Tuesday, January 30th, 5:30–7:30pm. Youth will help cook dinner for the Family Promise guests and plan and play games with the young children.
 
Family Fun Night: Ground Hog’s Day Edition - All Children and Youth Families are invited to gather on Friday February 2nd from 6-8pm in the Loft. Children and youth will be divided by age to bake treats for coffee hour. Parents can choose to help or socialize. Bring a side dish to share. RSVP Hilary athlambert@wpcslc.org or Dawn dfleishman@wpcslc.org
 
Annual Congregational Meeting: We have our Annual Congregational Meeting coming up on February 11th from 10:10-11:10am. Celebrate with us the blessings, changes, growth and fellowship we’ve shared in 2017 while looking ahead to the new year. 
 
Mardi Gras: Come party with us on Fat Tuesday! February 13th from 6-7:30pm. We’ll have an abundance of pancakes, bacon and dancing. Music on the piano, a dance party upstairs. Wear your masks, beads and feathers.
 
Ash Wednesday: February 14th we will come together to begin the season of Lent. We’ll start at 6pm with a simple soup supper, followed by a quiet, contemplative worship at 6:45pm.
 
 

Adult Education Classes and Conversations

(January 21st, 28th & February 4th from 10:10 -11:05am)
 
· Room 356 - “Two letters to Corinth,” taught by Beth Phillips
· Room 355 - Lectionary ( Open Discussion )

January 12, 2018

Joint Birthday Concert: Dick Wunder & Bradin Wilhemson will present a joint birthday concert, “Songs of My Life” this Saturday, January 13th, at 3pm in the Sanctuary. Jeannette Swent will accompany. All are invited.
 
Chiang Mai Christian School Trip:  On January 16th the Chiang Mai Mission Team - Paul and Leora Hewitt, Don and Judy Drew, Jackie Solon, Regina Prickett, and Sandra Cavagnolo - heads to Thailand with 7 suitcases of school supplies for children at the Chiang Mai Christian School. Once there, they will be working with the teachers and students in the classroom, on the playground, and in chapel.  We thank the team for their service to this wonderful mission,  wish them travel mercies, and will be keeping them in our prayers.
 
Youth Confirmation Information Meeting: This Sunday January 14th at 12:15pm in the Youth Loft. For parents and high school youth interested in finding out details for this spring's confirmation classes.
 
Youth Ice Skating: All Youth (7th grade and older) are invited to come join in skating next Saturday January 20th from 5-8PM, at the Gallivan Center.  Drop off & pick up at the Church. Bring $5 (plus $ for snacks if desired). RSVP to dfleishman@wpcslc.org.
 
Family Fun Swim Outing: All families with children birth to 18 are invited to come swimming from 4-6pm on Sunday, January 21st, at the Fairmont Aquatic Center. Contact Hilary to RSVP and for more details - hlambert@wpcslc.org
 
Prison Ministry: Next Saturday January 20th from 9-4pm at Good Shepard Lutheran Church (8565 S. 700 E.) Anyone interested in learning about prison ministry, boundaries and helping those incarcerated with success upon release are invited to attend a new mentor training offered by Journey of Hope in partnership with SLIHN Epiphany Fellowship and Utah Department of  Corrections.
 
Church Women United Tea: January 26 at 12:30pm. Hosted by Wasatch Presbyterian Church with a $1.00 registration cost. The program will be on   Domestic Violence, Election & Installation of CWU Officers with an outreach to South Valley Sanctuary. Contact Janet Wortley  (801-733-4490) with any questions.
 
Family Promise Week: Our next hosting week is January 28th through February 4th and we still need the following volunteers:

  • Two overnight slots: Monday, Jan. 29 and Sat. Feb 3
  • Two dinner slots: Monday, Jan 29 and Thursday Jan. 31
  • A couple of weekend hosting slots

Click here to sign up for any of the open slots.  Or contact Luana Uluave at uluave@gmail.com

Annual Congregational Meeting: Mark your calendars, we have our Annual Congregational Meeting coming up on February 11th from 10:10-11:10am.  Celebrate with us the blessings, changes, growth and fellowship we’ve shared in 2017 while looking ahead to the new year. 
 
Adult Education:  January 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th & February 4th from 10:10 -11:05am

  • Room 356 - “Two letters to Corinth,” taught by Beth Phillips
  • Room 355 - Lectionary ( Open Discussion )

January 6, 2018

“Thanks be to God” Celebration for Viette Olsen: Join us in celebrating Viette Olsen’s 90th Birthday after the 2nd service tomorrow January 7th from 12:15-1:15. A light lunch and cake will be served. Viette is a beloved member at Wasatch who is  grateful for the extra years she’s been given and wants to share her gratitude with all of us.
 
Sunday School: Please note Sunday School begins again this Sunday January 7th, between Services. (10:10-11:05) Classes are offered for Children (Main Level), Youth (Loft) and Adults (Loft Classrooms).
 
Joint Birthday Concert: Dick Wunder & Bradin Wilhemson will present a joint birthday concert, “Songs of My Life” on Saturday January 13th at 3pm in the Sanctuary. Jeannette Swent will accompany. All are invited.
 
Annual Congregational Meeting: Mark your calendars, we have our Annual Congregational Meeting coming up on February 11th from 10:10-11:10am.  Celebrate with us the blessings, changes, growth and fellowship we’ve shared in 2017while looking ahead to the new year. 
 
Stewardship: As we prepare for a new year, we thank all who have given generously to the Stewardship campaign with their pledges.  We are fortunate to be entering 2018 in a strong financial situation, which will enable a continuation of, and ideally growth in, our programs.  If anyone has not yet pledged who would like to, pledge cards may be turned into the office at any point.  May 2018 be a wonderful year for Wasatch.
 
Coffee Hour Refreshments:  Twice each Sunday we need donations of refreshments for Coffee Hour. It’s an easy way to contribute, sign up on the  clipboards in Fellowship Hall. Drop refreshments off 15 minutes before going to service and you’re done!
 
Church Website and Calendar: Visit the Church website www.wpcslc.org for all the updated information on what is happening at Wasatch. We have a busy Church with many groups offering fun activities, service opportunities and great learning discussions. The calendar is a great resource and is updated in real time.

Scripture:  The scripture this Sunday is Genesis 1: 1-5

 Adult Education Classes and Conversations

January 7th, 14th, 21st, 28th & February 4th from 10:10 -11:05am
 
· Room 356 - “Two letters to Corinth,” taught by Beth Phillips
· Room 355 - Lectionary ( Open Discussion )

January 2, 2018

HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!

Preschool Custodian:  Wasatch is currently hiring for the position of Preschool Custodian, to work 15 hrs/week, Monday-Friday afternoons.  See the website or the job posting in the office for more information.
 
Coffee Hour Refreshments:  Twice each Sunday we need donations of refreshments for Coffee Hour. It’s an easy way to contribute, sign up on the  clipboards in Fellowship Hall.  Drop refreshments off 15 minutes before going to service and you’re done!
 
Annual Congregational Meeting: Mark your calendars, we have our Annual Congregational Meeting coming up on February 11th from 10:10-11:10am.  Celebrate with us the blessings, changes, growth and fellowship we’ve shared in 2017 while looking ahead to the new year.
 
“Thanks be to God” Celebration for Viette Olsen: Join us in celebrating Viette Olsen’s 90th Birthday after 2nd Service on January 7th from 12:15-1:15. A light lunch and cake will be served. Viette is a beloved member at Wasatch who is grateful for the extra years she’s been given and wants to share her gratitude with all of us.
 
Sunday School: Please note Sunday School begins Sunday, January 7th between services. (10:10-11:05) Classes are offered for Children, Youth and Adults.