March 23, 2017

Church News
 

Youth are invited to enjoy Night Games on Saturday night (3/25) at 6:30 in the Loft.  RSVP to Annalise at aford@wpcslc.org.

Join Children’s Ministry Sunday night for a bowling party at Olympus Lanes at 5:00pm.  All are welcome! RSVP to Hilary:  hlambert@wpcslc.org.

Wasatch is looking for a new Head Custodian. For more information and to see the job description, please see the website or come by the office.  Please note that, until we have a new Head Custodian, the building will need to be locked more than usual. During this transition time, if there isn't a meeting or activity scheduled, the building will likely be locked Mon-Thur 3:30-5:30pm, Fri after 1pm, and Saturday after 1pm.  If you need to schedule access to the building during those times and/or have any questions, please feel free to contact Rebecca Sandulli (415.205.1471) or Scott Dalgarno (541.326.8812).
 
In response to the anxiety of our immigrant neighbors, both documented and undocumented, 33 members and friends of WPC met on March 6 to discern what we can best do to stand in solidarity with these living in fear. WPC is hosting its second meeting on this topic on Mon, March 27 at 7:00 PM to seek spiritual wisdom about how our faith community is being called, if at all, to respond to these new realities. All who call WPC home are welcome to enter this holy dialogue about how best to follow Jesus’ example of love. We will be gathering in our Fellowship Hall.
 
Celebrate 100! Winifred Nelson Mahaffey, a long time member of Wasatch, will be honored at an open house on April 1 from 5:30-7:30pm in Fellowship Hall.  All are invited - no gifts please. For more information, contact Courtney Raines at facilities@wpcslc.org.
 
At the Maundy Thursday (Apr 13) service, the choir will sing Dubois's cantata, The Seven Last Words of Christ. Contact Ken Udy to join in - all singers are invited!
 
Join us in supporting Easter dinner at the St. Vincent de Paul Soup Kitchen.  Help purchase 30 hams at $15/ham by leaving cash or a check made out to WPC (memo: ham) in the collection plate or in the box in the office.
 
The Deacons are collecting orders for Easter lilies! Dedicate the flowers to your loved ones for $15/plant by April 11. Order forms with cash/check can be left in the collection plate or in the box in the office. For more information contact Jan Thomas at 801-759-2017 or jan.thomas@hsc.utah.edu
 
Marjorie Thompson, Presbyterian minister and author of Soul Feast, will offer a seminar entitled “Exploring the Non-Dominant Divine” Join us at 7pm on April 20 and 21 in Fellowship Hall for this guided conversation.
 
One Great Hour of Sharing is the single, largest way that Presbyterians come together every year to work for a better world.  This year’s offering at Wasatch will be received on Palm Sunday, April 9.
 

Classes and Conversations

 
Adult Education: Sunday classes (10:10AM)
• Rev. Scott Dalgarno explores the world’s religions through the eyes of scholar Huston Smith in the Library
• A lectionary discussion will be held in Room 116 (conference room) 
 
Pastor's Book Group: Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family & Culture in Crisis. From a former marine and Yale Law School graduate, a powerful account of growing up in a poor Rust Belt town that offers a broader, probing look at the struggles of America’s white working class.  Join Pastor Scott Dalgarno to discuss the book on April 18 at 11:00 and 7:00 in the Library.