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.