February 9, 2018

Annual Congregational Meeting: This Sunday February 11th from 10:10-11:10am, in the Sanctuary. Celebrate with us the blessings, changes, growth, and fellowship we’ve shared in 2017 and help us look head to 2018. We’ll enjoy a photo slideshow, a fun quiz, and reports from various groups within the church.  Childcare will be available for children up to 6th grade and Youth are encouraged to attend.  A reminder that, in preparation for the Meeting, the Annual Report is available here and on the website.
 
February Bridge Builder: A reminder that the February Bridge Builder is now available.  Click here or go to the website to see an electronic copy.  Paper copies are available in the Fellowship Hall foyer and in the office.
 
Spread The Love: Do you have a spouse, child, neighbor, or friend you would like to shower with love on Valentine’s Day? With your permission & donation, the youth will “heart” your loved one’s front lawn with paper hearts and a sign saying, “You’ve Been Hearted.” Stop by the table in Fellowship Hall on Sunday to sign up and support the Youth fundraiser.
 
Family Fellowship: Families with kids of all ages are invited to join us for ice skating this Sunday!  Meet at the Gallivan Center and enjoy fellowship and skating from 3-5pm. Cost is $5/person or $20 for a family of 4 or more. RSVP to hlambert@wpcslc.org if interested.  
 
Mardi Gras: Come party with us on Fat Tuesday! February 13th from 6-7:30pm. We’ll have an abundance of pancakes and bacon, music on the piano, a dance party in the Loft, and a collaborative art project. Wear your masks, beads and feathers!  We need volunteers to help make pancakes (4-6pm) and serve food (20 min slots between 6-7pm). If you can lend a hand, please let Congregational Life know by emailing courtney.raines.@yahoo.com
 
Ash Wednesday: On 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. We need volunteers to help bring soup. If you can lend a hand, please let Congregational Life know by emailingcourtney.raines.@yahoo.com
 
Family Fun Night: Families with kids of all ages are invited to join us for dinner and Bingo in the Youth Loft Friday March 2nd from 6-8pm.

February 6, 2018

Family Promise Week: Wasatch hosted Family Promise last week, and almost 50 volunteers have staffed more than 60 slots.  Thanks to all for your generosity and service.  We are so grateful for each of you.

If you like to plan ahead, our next Family Promise week is May 20-27, 2018.  We especially encourage you to sign up for May if you are interested in participating and never have before; we can provide special training and partners to show you how everything works. Sign up here to volunteer: http://www.signupgenius.com/go/5080f4da4ae2ba7ff2-jan28feb.
 

Spread The Love: Youth Fundraiser.  Do you have a spouse, child, neighbor, or friend you would like to shower with love on Valentine’s Day?  With your permission & donation of only $10, the youth will “heart” your loved one’s front lawn with paper hearts and a sign saying, “You’ve Been Hearted”.  Stop by the youth table this Sunday in Fellowship Hall to sign up.

New Members:  Join us in welcoming new members: Pat & Gloria Gordon, Walter Spiers, Emily & David Rainey, Dawn & Andrew Fleishman, Esther Hayden, and Terresa Newport.  Check out their pictures on the bulletin board in Fellowship Hall and make sure to say “welcome”.

Lost & Found:  The Lost & Found bin will be moved to Fellowship Hall this Sunday (February 11th).  Please look through it for your lost items.  Items not claimed by February 11th will be donated.

Annual Congregational Meeting: Sunday, 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.  Childcare will be available for children, up to 6th grade.  Youth are encouraged to participate in the meeting.

Mardi Gras: Come party with us on Fat Tuesday!  Tuesday, February 13th from 6-7:30pm we’ll have an abundance of pancakes, bacon and dancing.  Music on the piano and a dance party upstairs.  Wear your masks, beads and feathers!  Sign up in Fellowship Hall to help serve food or clean up.

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.  Sign up in Fellowship Hall to bring soup or help clean up.

Adult Education Classes and Conversations

February 18th & 25th from 10:10-11:05 am

∙ Room 356 - Lenten course on forgiveness, facilitated by Rev. Dalgarno based on a book by Marjorie Thompson.  Copies available to buy.

 Room 355 - ”Esdras II,” a book of the Apocrypha, facilitated by Russell Weeks.  Copies available for use in class.

January 30, 2018

Family Promise Week: Our hosting week has begun!
We’re looking for volunteers: We can provide you all the details and it's a great way to interact with our guest families.  Please email Allison at allisonclements@gmail.com.
 
Youth Service Project:
Tuesday, January 30th, 5:30-7:30PM, Main Kitchen
Youth will cook dinner for the Family Promise families/guests and play games with the children. RSVP to dfleishman@wpcslc.org.
 
Family Fun Night : Ground Hog’s Day - Baking Edition
Friday, February 2nd, 6-8PM
Geared toward families with children, birth through age 18 years.  A casual dinner and fellowship night in the Youth Loft.  We will divide into age groups and bake goodies for Sunday's fellowship hour.  Parents can choose to help or socialize.  Bring a side dish to share.
 
Souper Bowl of Caring
Next Sunday, February 4th, the youth will collect cash before and after worship services which will then be 100% distributed to the Utah Homeless Youth Resource Center.  Souper Bowl of Caring is a national effort to utilize Super Bowl weekend to mobilize young people to fight hunger and poverty in our  local communities. 
 
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. 
 
Confirmation Session
Our spring confirmation classes for high school students begin Sunday, February 11th, 12:20-1:30PM in the Youth Loft.  Contact Dawn at dfleishman@wpcslc.org for more information or to sign up before the first class.
 
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!  Sign up in Fellowship Hall to help serve food or clean up.
 
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.  Sign up in Fellowship Hall to bring soup or help clean up.
 
Adult Education Classes and Conversations
February 4th from 10:10 -11:05am
· Room 356 - “Two letters to Corinth,” taught by Beth Phillips
· Room 355 - Lectionary ( Open Discussion )

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 )