May 18, 2018

CELEBRATION SUNDAY

THIS SUNDAY we celebrate the end of our program year with a special combined worship service in which we’ll ordain and install new officers, give Bibles to the third graders, have a baptism, honor our confirmands, enjoy the Children’s Choir and recognize our many volunteers!

 

MOM’S BOOK CLUB

TONIGHT, 7:00 p.m. at Dawn’s home.  Even if you didn’t quite finish Ginny Moon, please come!

 

OFFICER TRAINING & LUNCHEON

For next year’s officers, don’t forget the training and luncheon tomorrow, 9:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. in Fellowship Hall.  See you all there!

 

CHILDREN’S SERVICE PROJECT

Children and their families are invited to assist in Family Promise set-up.  This is the Children’s Ministry’s last service project of the school year.  PreK-3rd graders and their parents will help pack lunches for guests and 4th-6th graders and their parents will help set-up guest rooms. Please join us as we prepare to welcome those in need into our church.

 

SUMMER WORSHIP

Get ready for summer worship again!  Beginning Memorial Day weekend and running through Labor Day, we’ll gather for just one combined worship service each Sunday at 10a.m.  The service will include music and elements from both the 9a.m. and the 11:15 a.m. worship.

 

SUMMER SECOND SUNDAY BRUNCH

A committee hosts brunch each month (June, July & August) by providing the main dish and the congregation is asked to bring a side to share.  We have openings in June and August for hosts, any month without a host will not have a brunch.  If you’re interested in hosting, please contact Courtney Raines at courtney.raines@wpcslc.org.

 

SUMMER CHOIR

Calling all singers for Summer Choir each Sunday throughout the summer!  Meet in the Choir Room at 9:15 a.m. to learn the anthem.

 

CLUB 56 POOL OUTING

SUNDAY, meet at church at 2p.m. to carpool to the Netto’s home.  Bring your suit, towel and a snack to share.  RSVP to Hilary at hlambert@wpcslc.org.  Open to current 5th/6th graders.

 

DAD’S NIGHT OUT

On Tuesday, May 22nd at 8p.m. we’ll gather at the Sugarhouse Pub (1992 S. 1100 E.) and take time to hang out with the guys.  RSVP to Ethan Kiburtz (kiburtz@msn.com) or just show up!

 

YOUTH SERVICE PROJECT

Tuesday, May 22nd from 5:30-7:30 p.m. the youth will make and serve dinner to the Family Promise Guests.  All youth are welcome to come!

 

LUNCH AFTER CHURCH

Sunday, May 27th from 11:30-2:30 the youth are invited to lunch and then we’ll head back to the loft for games & fun.  Bring $10 for lunch.

 

YOUTH LEADERSHIP TEAM

Wednesday, May 30th from 6-8 p.m., 9th-12th graders who would like to be involved in organizing and planning youth events and service projects should attend this initial meeting. At this meeting, we will plan our summer activities and then we’ll meet monthly throughout the school year.

 

ROYAL FAMILY KIDS CAMP

An all-day training will be held on June 9th and will include lunch on us.  You can apply at www.rfk-gslc.org.  Questions? contact Shelley at rochellehorel@gmail.com or John at johnhorel@gmail.com.

 

CAMP WASATCH

June 13th-15th from 6-7:30 p.m. each night.  Camp Wasatch is a VBS style 3-day camp for 3 year olds to 3rd graders.  The theme is “Fruits of the Spirit” this year.  Register at https://goo.gl/forms/OLN7Ipk7cTkt5Xy82.

May 11, 2018

This is an Eventful Sunday

We have many exciting things happening!  Please read the schedule carefully as some things have moved times just a bit.  We are fitting in many enriching events and would love to see everyone.

9:00 – iBelieve Service

10:00 – Thank You! Pancake Breakfast

10:30 – Children’s Choir OR Games & Crafts in the Gym

10:30 – Adult Ed. (Presbyterian Mission Activities, Rhonda Kruse)

11:05 – Congregational Meeting

11:15 – Traditional Service

12:15 – Coffee Hour

 

Thank You! Pancake Breakfast

Please join us for a pancake breakfast Sunday from 10 a.m. – 11 a.m. in Fellowship Hall. This is the youth’s way of expressing gratitude for all the support and care they receive from the congregation.  Please grab your pancakes, find a table, and enjoy talking to the youth seated with you.  Ask them questions about themselves and tell them about you while you eat your breakfast.  Don’t be surprised if they offer to refill your coffee and clear your plate when you are finished!

Youth (including 6th graders) and dads meet in the Main Kitchen at 9:15 a.m. to flip some pancakes!

 

Adult Education Class

Sunday, 10:30 a.m. - RM 356

A discussion of Presbyterian mission activities, led by Rhonda Kruse from the Presbyterian Mission Agency USA.  *10:30am starting time so attendees can enjoy pancakes beforehand.

 

Memorial for Betty Cassell

Come remember a dear member of Wasatch tomorrow (Saturday) at 2:00 p.m.  A reception will follow.

 

Confirmation Dinner

On Wednesday, May 16th, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. confirmands & their advocates will celebrate their faith journeys by going to dinner.

 

Moms of Preschoolers Group

Wednesday, May 16th from 9-11:30 a.m.  For moms of kids ages 0-5.  This month’s topic is “book club”.  Bring your favorite mothering/parenting book (or two!) and we’ll have a show and tell.  Childcare provided, please RSVP to hlambert@wpcslc.org.

 

Moms’ Book Club

Friday, May 18th, 7pm at Dawn Fleishman’s Home.  Take time in your busy schedule for an act of self care and read the novel, Ginny Moon by Benjamin Ludwig.  Then, join other moms for an evening of tea, wine, chocolate and book discussion.  RSVP to Dawn at dfleishman@wpcslc.org.

 

Joint Session & Deacon Meeting

All continuing and new members of the 2018-2019 WPC board and Deacons, please attend this important joint meeting on Saturday, May 19th from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m.  Lunch will be provided.

 

Pentecost & Celebration Sunday

Mark your calendar for Sunday, May 20th.  We’ll celebrate the end of our program year with a special combined worship service at 10 a.m. in which we’ll ordain and install new officers, give Bibles to the third graders, have a baptism, honor our confirmands, enjoy the Children’s Choir and recognize our many volunteers.

It is also Pentecost Sunday, so don’t forget to wear red if you’re so inclined!  I think it’s time to pull out some red sandals.

 

Club 56 Pool Outing

On May 20th, meet at church at 2 p.m. to carpool to the Netto’s home.  Our final outing for the year will be a pool party at their home.  Bring your swimsuit, towel, and a snack to share.  RSVP to Hilary at hlambert@wpcslc.org.  Open to current 5th/6th graders.

 

Family Promise Is Coming

We are gearing up for our next Family Promise week May 20th - 27th.  Please sign up by contacting Luana at Uluave@gmail.com or going to the service page on the church website www.wpcslc.org.  Also, we are looking for a few brave souls to join the core team of Family Promise volunteer organizers.  This is a very fulfilling experience and great way to be of service to others.  If you’re interested, contact Allison at allisonclements@gmail.com.

 

Youth Service Project

Tuesday, May 22nd, 5:30-7:30 p.m. the youth will make and serve dinner to Family Promise guests.

 

Dads’ Night Out

Tuesday, May 22nd at 8 p.m. at Sugarhouse Pub (1992 S. 1100 E.).  Take time to hang out with the guys.  RSVP to Ethan Kiburtz @ kiburtz@msn.com or just show up!

 

Summer Worship

The survey feedback from last fall was overwhelming, so this summer we will again offer just one combined worship at 10 a.m. from Memorial Day through Labor Day.  As with last summer, the combined service will include music and other elements from both the 9 a.m. and the 11:15 a.m. worship.

 

Chiang Mai Mission Trip Program

Plan to attend this all-church dinner and program on Wasatch's Mission Trip to Thailand's Chiang Mai Christian School and views into Myanmar.  A buffet dinner of Thai and traditional Southeast Asian food will accompany a power-point presentation Thursday evening, May 24th, 6-8:30 p.m. in Fellowship Hall.  Cost: $10/person, payable at the door.  Call 801-487-7576 to register your attendance.

 

Lunch After Church

Sunday, May 27th, 11:30-2:30 p.m.  We’ll go out to lunch after church and then come back to the loft for games & fun.  Bring $10 for lunch.

 

Youth Leadership Team

Wednesday, May 30th, 6-8 p.m. 9th-12th graders, who would like to be involved in organizing and planning youth events and service projects will meet.  At this meeting, we will plan our summer activities and we’ll meet monthly throughout the school year.

 

Second Sunday Brunch

During the Summer months (June, July & August) Congregational Life asks a committee at Wasatch to host the Second Sunday Brunch.  Deacons and Membership will be hosting in July, any other groups interested, please email courtney.raines@yahoo.com or sign up on the clipboard in Fellowship Hall otherwise July will be the only brunch.

 

Royal Family Kids Camp

An all-day training will be held on June 9th and will include lunch on us.  You can apply at www.rfk-gslc.org.  You won’t be sorry you did, but you might be sorry if you don’t.  Questions?  Contact Shelley at rochellehorel@gmail.com or John at johnhorel@gmail.com.

 

Camp Wasatch

June 13th-15th from 6-7:30 p.m. each night.  Camp Wasatch is a 3-day VBS style camp for 3 year olds to 3rd graders.  The theme this year is “Fruits of the Spirit”.  Register at https://goo.gl/forms/OLN7Ipk7cTkt5Xy82.

 

Annual All Church July 3RD BBQ @ Sugarhouse Park

Tuesday, July 3rd from 6-9 p.m. at Parley’s Creek Pavilion.  We’ll have hamburgers, veggie burgers and hot dogs.  Bring a side to share.  Activities for all ages; bubbles, bingo, piñata, water play, chalk and face paint.

May 4, 2018

Family Fun Night is Tonight

Wasatch Hollow Park from 5:30-8 p.m.!  Join us for dinner and fellowship as we celebrate the coming of summer.  I'll provide sandwiches and fruit, bring a side or appetizer to share and anything you want to drink.  Let Hilary know if you can make it!  RSVP to hlambert@wpcslc.org
 
Memorial for Joanna "Jo" Case

Jo was a long time Wasatch member.  She passed away in February, and we will have a memorial this Saturday, May 5th at 11a.m. at Wasatch.  A reception will follow in Fellowship Hall. 
 
Camp Tuttle for Grade Schoolers

3rd-4th Graders will go June 24th-27th.  5th - 6th Graders will attend July 8th - 13th.  This is a fun overnight camp up Big Cottonwood Canyon.  Contact Hilary for cost details, subsidy will be provided by WPC for all kids attending from our congregation.  Register ASAP!!   Camp Tuttle for Middle & High Schoolers If your youth will be attending the junior high (July 15-20) or high school (July 22-27) summer camps, the $245 cost is due this Sunday!  Make checks payable to Wasatch Presbyterian Church & write Camp Tuttle in the memo line. 
 
Camp Wasatch

June 13th-15th from 6-7:30 p.m. each night.  Camp Wasatch is a 3-day VBS style camp for 3 year olds to 3rd graders.  The theme this year is “Fruits of the Spirit”! 
 
Pancake Breakfast

Youth, 6th graders and dads will prepare and serve pancakes to the congregation from 10 a.m. - 11a.m. on Sunday, May 13th in Fellowship Hall.  This is their way of expressing gratitude for all the support and care they receive from the church.   Confirmation Dinner Wednesday, May 16th, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m.  Confirmands & their advocates will celebrate their faith journeys!   Joint Session & Deacon Meeting All continuing and new members of the 2018-2019 WPC board and deacons, please attend this important joint meeting on Saturday, May 19th from 9a.m. - 1p.m.  Lunch will be provided.   Celebration Sunday Mark your calendar for May 20th.  We’ll celebrate the end of our program year with a special combined worship service at 10 a.m. in which we’ll ordain and install new officers, honor our confirmands, enjoy the Children’s Choir and recognize our many volunteers.   

CLUB 56 Pool Outing

May 20th, Meet at church at 2 p.m. to carpool.  Our final outing for the year will be a pool party at the Netto’s home.  Bring your suit, towel and a snack to share. RSVP to Hilary at hlambert@wpcslc.org.  Open to current 5th/6th Graders. 
 
Youth Service Project

Tuesday, May 22nd, 5:30-7:30 p.m.  We’ll make and serve dinner to Family Promise guests. 
 
Family Promise Is Coming

We are gearing up for our next Family Promise week May 20th - 27th.  We anticipate a harder time filling volunteer slots over the holiday weekend, so if you are going to be free, please sign up by contacting Luana at Uluave@gmail.com or going to the service page on the website www.wpcslc.org.   Also, we are looking for a few brave souls to join the core team of Family Promise volunteer organizers.  This is a very fulfilling experience and great way to be of service to others.  If you’re interested, contact Allison at allisonclements@gmail.com
 
Mission Trip Program

Plan to attend this all-church dinner and program on Wasatch's Mission Trip to Thailand's Chiang Mai Christian School and views into Myanmar.  A buffet dinner of Thai and traditional Southeast Asian food will accompany a narrated power-point presentation.  Thursday evening, May 24th, 6-8:30 p.m. in Fellowship Hall.  Cost: $10.00/person, payable at the door.  Call 801-487-7576 to register your attendance.

Youth Lunch After Church

Sunday, May 27th, 11:30-2:30 p.m.  We’ll go out to lunch after church and then come back to the loft for games & fun.  Bring $10 for lunch.

Youth Leadership Team

Wednesday, May 30th, 6-8 p.m.  For 9th-12th graders who would like to be involved in organizing and planning youth events and service projects.  At this meeting, we will plan our summer activities.  We’ll meet monthly throughout the school year. 
 
Summer Worship

The survey feedback from last fall was overwhelming, so this summer we will again offer just one combined worship at 10 a.m. from Memorial Day through Labor Day.  As with last summer, the combined service will include music and other elements from both the 9a.m. and the 11:15 worship.   Second Sunday Brunch Each month during summer (June, July & August), Congregational Life asks a committee at Wasatch to host the Second Sunday Brunch.  It’s a great way to reach out to the congregation and make your group more available.  If we do not have committees sign up to host then we will forego having brunch this summer.  To host
brunch, please email courtney.raines@yahoo.com or sign up on the clipboard in Fellowship Hall. 
 
PW Horizon Bible Study

This new study will begin on September 13, 2018, 10:30 a.m. and go through May 9, 2019 in Fellowship Hall.  It will be held on the second Thursday each month.  Cost of the study book is $10.00.  The title is:  “God’s Promise I Am With You” if interested in joining.  Contact Janet Wortley rjwortley@comcast.net By June 30, 2018. 

April 27, 2018

SERVICE PROJECT & FUN

Support the WPC Preschool at their Fun Fair tonight 6-8 p.m.! Enjoy games, face painting, food trucks, a silent auction and other activities. All proceeds benefit the preschool!
The youth will help face paint, lead games and art activities for the children. The youth should arrive to help at 5:00 p.m. Afterwards, we’ll have pizza and youth games in the Loft until 9:00.

BRIDGE BUILDER
Articles for May’s edition of our monthly Bridge Builder are due by Monday at 9 a.m. Email submissions to communications@wpcslc.org.

CHILDREN’S SUNDAY SCHOOL
We’re in the final block of classes which run until May 6th. The PreK - 4th grade classes will focus on concepts from Paul’s letter in Acts and Romans. Kids will get to explore the question, “What does it mean to be a disciple of Christ?”, through some of Paul’s letters.
Club 56 will be a book club, exploring the book Her Right Foot and considering it through a lens of faith.

YOUTH SUNDAY SCHOOL
This Sunday, Luana Uluave will lead the youth in a writing workshop to reflect upon the events, people and thoughts that have thus far shaped their lives.

ADULT EDUCATION CLASSES:
10:10 - 11:05 a.m. the next two Sundays (Apr. 29 & May 6) Room 356 - “The Real Paul,” Facilitated by Rev. Dalgarno Room 355 - Lectionary (open bible discussion)

CONFIRMATION CLASS
This Sunday, 12:20 p.m. in the youth loft. This is for registered confirmands. Lunch is provided.

PANCAKE BREAKFAST
Youth will prepare and serve pancakes to the congregation from 10 – 11 a.m. on Sunday, May 13th in Fellowship Hall. This is their way of expressing gratitude for all the support and care they receive from the church.

CONFIRMATION DINNER
Wednesday, May 16th, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. the confirmands and their adult advocates will go out for a special dinner to honor their faith journeys and celebrate their confirmation process.

JOINT SESSION & DEACON MEETING
All continuing and new members of the 2018-2019 WPC board and deacons please attend this important joint meeting on Saturday, May 19th from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Lunch will be provided.

CELEBRATION SUNDAY
Mark your calendar for May 20th! We’ll celebrate the end of our program year with a special combined worship service at 10 a.m. in which we’ll ordain and install new officers, honor our confirmands, enjoy the Children’s Choir and recognize our many volunteers.

CLUB 56 POOL OUTING
On May 20th we’ll meet at WPC at 2pm to carpool. Our final outing for the year will be a pool party at the Netto’s home. Bring your swimsuit, towel and a snack to share. RSVP to Hilary at hlambert@wpcslc.org. This event is open to current 5th/6th graders.

SUMMER WORSHIP
The survey feedback from last fall was overwhelming, so this summer, we will again offer just one combined worship at 10 a.m. from Memorial Day through Labor Day. As with last summer, the combined service will include music and other elements from both the 9 a.m. and the 11:15 worship.

FAMILY PROMISE IS COMING
We are gearing up for our next Family Promise week May 20th - 27th. We anticipate a harder time filling volunteer slots over the holiday weekend, so if you are going to be free, please sign up by contacting Luana at Uluave@gmail.com or going to the church website www.wpcslc.org and clicking on the Service tab. Also, we are looking for a few brave souls to join the core team of Family Promise volunteer organizers. This is a very fulfilling experience and great way to be of service to others. If you’re interested, contact Allison at allisonclements@gmail.com.

SECOND SUNDAY BRUNCH
Each month during summer, Congregational Life asks committees at Wasatch to host the Second Sunday Brunch. It’s a great way to reach out to the congregation and make your group more available. If we do not have committees to host then we will forego having brunch this year. Please email courtney.raines@yahoo.com to host.

CAMP WASATCH
Camp will be June 13th-15th from 6-7:30 p.m. each night. Camp Wasatch is a 3-day VBS style camp for 3 year olds to 3rd graders. The theme this year is “Fruits of the Spirit”.

CAMP TUTTLE
Time to get ready for camp! 3rd & 4th graders will attend June 24th - 27th and 5th & 6th graders will go July 8th - 13th. Camp Tuttle is a fun overnight camp up Big Cottonwood Canyon. Contact Hilary for cost details and subsidy provided by WPC for
all kids attending from our congregation. Those interested need to register by April 30th.

ALL CHURCH JULY 3RD BBQ
Mark your calendars for the Annual BBQ held at Parley’s Creek Pavilion in Sugarhouse Park from 6-9 p.m. We’ll have hamburgers, veggie burgers and hotdogs, bring a side to share. There will be activities for all ages; bingo, piñata, face paint, bubbles and water play.

SUMMER MISSION & RAFTING TRIP
August 5th - 11th is the Youth Summer Mission and River Trip! Youth (including current 6th graders) are invited to join us for our urban education and hands on service trip to Denver followed by a hike in Moab plus two days of rafting and two nights of camping along the Colorado River. The cost is $300. A $150 deposit is due by May 20th to secure your spot. Contact Dawn at dfleishman@wpcslc.org with questions or to sign up.