December 8, 2017

Advent Devotional: You are invited to journey through the Bible during Advent, enjoying the stories that lead us to the birth of Christ. Daily devotionals and activities for Christians of all ages are available to keep the message of Jesus at the center of our lives during Advent. Pick up your Jesse Tree devotionals in Fellowship Hall. Please take one per family.

Youth Lock-In:  Youth, grades 7th and older, are invited to spend the night at the church this Saturday December 9th at 7pm. We will play games, eat and watch movies, and hopefully, get a bit of sleep. Bring sleeping bags, pajamas, clothes for church, and a snack to share. RSVP to Dawn at dfleishman@wpcslc.org

WOW Bake Sale:  The Women of Wasatch will be offering goodies for sale after each worship this Sunday, December 10th. 
 
 Blue Christmas: Saturday, December 16th at 6pm, Fellowship Hall. All are invited to join in a special worship service honoring the fact that the holidays can be a difficult time.
 
Pastor’s Book Club: The Righteous Mind: Why Good People Are Divided by Politics and Religion by Jonathan Haidt. Tuesday, December 19th in the Library at 11am & 7pm
 
Youth Fundraiser: Thank you for supporting our Youth Fundraiser! We are grateful for each of you who brought items for the Bake Sale and bought goodies and greenery. We still have a few pre-ordered wreaths that need to be picked up. You may do so this Sunday in Fellowship Hall before or after Worship services.
 
Christmas Poinsettias:  Deacons are now taking orders for poinsettias to decorate the Sanctuary during the Christmas Season. The cost is $15 per plant. Please order by this Sunday, December 10th, using the forms in Fellowship Hall or by contacting Angie Richardson atpinnaclecanyon@hotmail.com.
 
The Giving Tree: One more week to help support children in foster care this season. Take an ornament from the tree in Fellowship Hall, bring back the unwrapped gift by December 17th, and place under the tree.
 
Alternative Gift Market: Each Sunday until December 17th in Fellowship Hall. Choose a gift in the name of a friend or relative to help abolish global poverty or renew our planet’s environment.
 
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!
 
Soup Kitchen Help: Join us at Wasatch to make sandwiches on Tuesday December 26th at 7pm. We’ll be serving soup on Wednesday December 27thfrom 4:30-6 at St. Vincent de Paul Dining Hall on 437 W. 200 S.
 
Christmas Eve Morning & New Years Eve Worship:  Please note that on the mornings of Sunday December 24th and Sunday December 31st there will be just one combined worship service at 10am.
 
Scripture:  The Scripture this Sunday is Matthew 1:18-24
 

Adult Education Classes and Conversations
December 10th & 17th from 10:10 -11:05am

 · Room 356 - Christmas Literature facilitated by Dick Wunder
· Room 355 - Lectionary Open Discussion

December 2, 2017

Advent Devotional: You are invited to journey through the Bible during Advent, enjoying the stories that lead us to the birth of Christ. Daily devotionals and  activities for Christians of all ages are available to keep the message of Jesus at the center of our lives during Advent. Pick up your Jesse Tree devotionals in Fellowship Hall on Sunday. Please take one per family.
 
Advent Festival : This Sunday from 5-7pmAll ages welcome to join in kicking off the Advent Season. Soup supper, Handbells, Live Nativity Animals, Carols,  Copper  Luminaries, Kids’ Crafts, Nativity practice and Youth bake sale.
 
WOW Holiday Luncheon: Thursday, December 7 in Fellowship Hall
Women of Wasatch invite you to a Bazaar at 11am followed by a luncheon at 12:00(Cost $5.00). We’ll have a fireside chat with the Church librarian, Beth Phillips. RSVPmarybethkeidl@icloud.com by Monday December 4th
 
Blue Christmas: Saturday, December 16th at 6pm, Fellowship Hall. A special worship service for those for whom the holidays are difficult.
 
Pastor’s Book Club: The Righteous Mind: Why Good People Are Divided by Politics and Religion by Jonathan Haidt. Tuesday, December 19th in the library at11am & 7pm
 
Youth Lock-In Overnight: Next Saturday, December 9th at 7pm in the Loft. Bring a sleeping bag, PJ’s, Sunday Church clothes, and a snack to share. RSVP todfleishman@wpcslc.org
 
Youth Fundraiser: Your pre-ordered wreaths and greenery will be ready to be picked up at the Youth Bake Sale table in Fellowship Hall this Sunday. Thank you for supporting our youth fundraiser! 
 
Christmas Poinsettias :  Deacons are now taking orders for poinsettias to decorate the Sanctuary during the Christmas Season. The cost is $15 per plant. Please order by December 10th using a form by contacting Angie Richardson atpinnaclecanyon@hotmail.com.
 
The Giving Tree : Help support children in foster care this season! Take an ornament from the tree in Fellowship Hall and bring back the unwrapped gift byDecember 17th and place under the tree.
 
Alternative Gift Market : This Sunday through December 17th in Fellowship Hall.
Choose a gift in the name of a friend or relative to help abolish global poverty or renew our planet’s environment.
 
Crossroads Update: Thank you to all who donated to the Crossroads Thanksgiving food collection. Wasatch weighed in at 670 lbs of food donated! 
 
Preschool Custodian:  Wasatch is currently hiring for the position of Preschool Custodian, to work 15hrs/week, Monday-Friday afternoons.  See the website or the job posting in the office for more information. 

Adult Education (10:10am on Sunday)

  • December 3rd, 10th, & 17th – Christmas Readings from Literature, facilitated by Dick Wunder. Rm 356
  • December 3rd, 10th, & 17th – Lectionary discussion.  Rm 355

November 24

Family Promise : November 26th-Sunday December 3rd
A reminder that the main level of the Church will be used for Family Promise beginning this Sunday for one week, including the conference room. Please be aware and adjust building usage accordingly to help support Family Promise. 
 
Alternative Gift Market : This Sunday through December 17th in Fellowship Hall
Chose a gift in the name of a friend or relative to help abolish global poverty or renew our planet’s environment. With your purchase, a description and Christmas card is provided for your designee.
 
Advent Festival : Sunday, December 3rd from 5-7pm
All ages are welcome to join in kicking off the Advent Season. Soup supper, Handbells, Live Nativity Animals, Carols, Copper Luminaries, Kids’ Crafts,     Nativity practice and Youth bake sale.
 
Youth Fundraiser: Your pre-ordered wreaths & greenery will be ready to be picked up at the Youth Bake Sale table in Fellowship Hall nextSunday, December 3rd. Thank you for supporting our Youth fundraiser!   

Christmas Poinsettias :  Deacons are now taking orders for poinsettias, to decorate the Sanctuary during the Christmas Season. The cost is $15 per plant. Please order by December 10th using a form available in Fellowship Hall or by contacting Angie Richardson atpinnaclecanyon@hotmail.com.
 
Advent Wreath Lighting : All are invited to help light the Advent Wreath during worship in December. Sign up on the poster in Fellowship Hall or email hlambert@wpcslc.org for more information.
 
Family Fun Night : Friday December 1st at 6pm in the Loft. All families are invited to join us for a fun night watching Elf and eating pizza and popcorn. Please RSVP to Hilary and bring a side or dessert to share.hlambert@wpcslc.org
 
The Giving Tree : Beginning this Sunday, see the tree in Fellowship Hall decorated with paper ornaments, each corresponding to a child who is currently in foster care and a gift they wish to receive this Christmas. To help support this wonderful ministry, take an ornament, bring back the unwrapped gift, and place under the tree.

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.
 
Scripture:  The scripture for this Sunday is Matthew 25: 31-46.
 

CLASSES AND CONVERSATIONS

 
Adult Education: (10:10am on Sundays)
· No Classes this Sunday, November 26th
· December 3rd, 10th, 17th - Christmas Literature facilitated by Dick Wunder
· Lectionary 3rd, 10th, 17th - Open Discussion
 
Pastor’s Book Group: (Tuesday November 28)
Join Pastor Scott Dalgarno in reading On Tyranny, Twenty Lessons from the 20th Century by Tim Snyder. Meet at 10:30am or 7:00pm in room 356 and Scott’s   Office respectively.
 
BYU Museum of Art exhibit Tour: (Saturday December 2nd at 10am)
Come join us to tour the BYU Museum of Art exhibit, ”To Magnify the Lord: Six   Centuries of Art and Devotion.” The exhibit demonstrates how religious art has sought to praise the Lord and penetrate the hearts and minds of believers. Parking and Admission is free. Please RSVP to Gay Cookson at gaycookson@comcast.net by November 28th. All Ages Welcome.
 

November 17, 2017

Church News

Thanksgiving Food Collection for Crossroads : Donations due this Sunday. Rafael Kyremes will deliver it to Crossroads tomorrow. Thank you for the support!
 
Alternative Gift Market : Beginning this Sunday in Fellowship Hall, we’ll offer a life-sustaining gift in the name of a friend or relative to help abolish global poverty or renew our planet’s environment. With your purchase, a description and Christmas card is provided for your designee. 
 
Youth Outing:  Join the Youth this Sunday for an outing to Get Air!, followed by a fast food progressive dinner challenge.  Meet at church at 3:30pm. Contact dfleishman@wpcslc.org with any questions.
 
Thanksgiving Dinner : The Annual Wasatch Thanksgiving Dinner will be on Thursday November 23rd from 3:30 to 5:30, in Fellowship Hall. Please bring a side dish to share. RSVP on the clipboard at coffee hour, call the office (801-487-7576) or send an email to reception@wpcslc.org.
 
Family Promise : Sunday November 26th-Sunday December 3rd
An interfaith program that provides housing to homeless families through the Salt Lake Valley. Wasatch is one of 13 hosting sites. Please volunteer to help out! No experience is required. Sign up before/after church in Fellowship Hall.
 
Advent Festival : Sunday December 3rd from 5-7pm
All ages welcome to join us in kicking off the Advent Season. Soup supper, handbells, nativity animals, carol sing-a-long, copper luminaries, kids’ crafts, nativity dress-up, and Youth bake sale.
 
Christmas Poinsettias :  Deacons are now taking orders for poinsettias to decorate the Sanctuary during the Christmas Season. The cost is $15 per plant. Please order by December 10th using a form or by contacting Angie Richardson at pinnaclecanyon@hotmail.com.
 
Advent Wreath Lighting : All are invited to help light the Advent Wreath during worship in December! Sign up on the poster in Fellowship Hall or email hlambert@wpcslc.org for more information.
 
Scripture: The scripture this Sunday is Mathew 25: 14-30
 

Classes and Conversations

Adult Education: (10:10am on Sunday)

  • Discussion of 2018 referenda: Room 356
  • Medicaid expansion: Speaker is RyLee Curtis. Better Boundaries: Speaker is Gigi Brandt. Our Schools Now : Speaker is Bob Marquardt .
  • Lectionary Discussion: Room 355
  • Wasatch 101: Room 116

BYU Museum of Art exhibit Tour: (10am on Saturday December 2nd)
Come join us to tour the BYU Museum of Art exhibit, ”To Magnify the Lord: Six   Centuries of Art and Devotion.” The exhibit demonstrates how religious art has sought to praise the Lord and penetrate the hearts and minds of believers. Parking and Admission is free. Please RSVP Gay Cookson at gaycookson@comcast.net by November 28th. All Ages Welcome.
 
Positive Parenting : (10:10am on Sunday)
All are welcome to join an informal discussion Today, on positive parenting. Usually centered around an article. We meet outside the main kitchen near the library.
 
Pastor’s Book Group: (Tuesday November 28)
Join Pastor Scott Dalgarno in reading On Tyranny, Twenty Lessons from the 20th Century by Tim Snyder. Meet at 10:30am or 7:00pm in the Library.