June 22, 2017

Church News

Dick Wunder and friends will present a concert in honor of immigrants - this Saturday, June 24 at 7pm in the church sanctuary.  All are invited.

You’re invited to a BBQ for new members and friends of Wasatch Presbyterian Church!  Mix, mingle, and make some new friends over bratwurst, veggie burgers, salads, and dessert. Kids are welcome.  6:00 pm Sunday, June 25, 2017 …in Doug and Charlotte Howe’s backyard -1464 E. Parkway Avenue.  Any questions / rsvp: Doug Howe / 801-485-9142 / howe.family@comcast.net
We hope you can come!

Join us for the all-church July 3rd BBQ - 6pm at the Parley’s Creek Pavilion in Sugarhouse Park.  There will be good food and fun for all ages, including water play and a rousing game of Bingo.  Be sure to RSVP on the sign-up sheet in Fellowship Hall or through Courtney Raines (801.656.9925,courtney.raines@yahoo.com), so that we know how many burgers to buy! 

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

Soup Kitchen will be on June 28 and we have an outside group bringing 20 people to serve on that date.  They are not able to make sandwiches on the 27th, so we are turning to our faithful Wasatch members to meet at 7:00 on Tuesday night in the gym and make 600 sandwiches.  It is a fun hour to spend time with new and old friends, so please join us.

Join us for another weekend of mountain fun and fellowship at the all-church Labor Day retreat September 2-4 at Camp Tuttle at the top of Big Cottonwood.  Pick up a flyer in the foyer or on the website. 

 Don't forget to send in any photos for the new picture Directory toreception@wpcslc.org. Help us be sure we have photos of everyone! 

 WPC Nursery seeks a additional caregiver for Sunday mornings & occasional evenings. Job details on the web; inquiries hlambert@wpcslc.org

Sudanese Fund Raiser-It’s time to start saving for the annual rummage sale and boutique which will be held Aug. 12 & 13 in the gym.  Please consider donating household goods, books, fashion accessories, jewelry, tools, toys, outdoor gear, linens, and small furniture items.  We will also be collecting children’s clothing.  If you have handcrafted items to donate, that would be great. Thanks for your support.  For questions call Jane at 801-466-2727.

Please note we are currently having some difficulty with the church phone system.  While we troubleshoot/implement a new system, please don’t hesitate to contact staff by cell phone: Scott (541.326.8812), Terresa(801.577.5868), Rebecca (415.205.1471), Annalise (404.395.4651), Hilary(801.865.2833), Ken (801.651.4083), Courtney (801.656.9925), Susie(801.652.7512), and Marian (801.949.9576).  Thank you for your patience!

Classes and Conversations

 Adult Ed: Join a Lectionary discussion group at 9:00 am in Room 116.

 New to Wasatch? Curious about Presbyterians? Join us Sundays July 9, 16 & 30 at 11:15 am for Wasatch 101 to find out about our church community! 

 Pastor’s Book Group: Join Pastor Scott Dalgarno on July 18 at 11:00 and 7:00 in the Library to discuss a short memoir—details to come.

 Summer Reading Series: Join Terresa Newport to discuss The Little Paris Book Shop on July 11 at 6pm!  

Other Opportunities

Life Line Screening will be here at Wasatch Presbyterian Church on Tuesday, June 27, 2017 offering safe, painless, non-invasive preventive health screenings that are typically not a part of a routine physical.  To be more proactive about your health and to live longer for yourself, your family and your community, please register for these potentially life-saving tests today.  Please refer to the attached flyer to get more info about how you can sign up while receiving $10 off any package priced above $139.  For only $139 (regularly $149) you can learn your risk of having stroke or vascular disease.
There is no time like the present to take action!  Learn more by watching this short video: http://www.lifelinescreeningblog.com/introduction/

Three ways to register:

•       Call toll-free: 866-229-0469
•       Online: www.lifelinescreening.com/communitycircle
•       Text: the word circle to 797979