October 19, 2018

Hope you all are enjoying the wonderful fall weather!  Please note that there is no Adult Education, Children’s Sunday School or Youth Sunday School this Sunday, due to the UEA fall break.  Classes resume as posted next Sunday.

WASATCH 101 BEGINS THIS SUNDAY

Are you new to Wasatch and have questions about how things at the church work?  Do you know who our staff are?  Join us to answer these questions and more today, Oct. 28 & Nov. 11 from 10:10 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. in room 116.  Please email Doug Howe for more information doughowedds@gmail.com.

SOUP KITCHEN THIS MONTH IS ALL-CHURCH

Which means we need helpers this week to (1) make sandwiches at 7:00 p.m. on Tuesday 10/23 in the WPC gym, and/or (2) serve meals at the St. Vincent de Paul Dining Hall at 4:30 p.m. on Wednesday 10/24 - ages 12+ welcome.  We need lots of hands, so please join us if you can for either (or both) evenings.   Click here to RSVP or contact Rebecca Sandulli at rsandulli@wpcslc.org.

STEWARDSHIP CAMPAIGN

 “… then why all this music?”  Stewardship mailings have gone out asking members and friends of WPC to make a monetary pledge of support to our ministry in 2019.  Thank you if you have already responded.  If you didn’t receive or would like a copy of the letter and pledge card, copies are available online or in the office.  Or feel free to call the office and ask for a stewardship mailing.  You can also find pledge cards in the pews, as well.

CHURCH DIRECTORY UPDATE

The WPC directory will be reprinted in November.  Please send any new updates and photos to the reception@wpcslc.org email address.  If you have already sent in your updates we have added them.  If you are unsure if we have your updated information you can email or call us at (801) 487-7576.  Please note, photos are very small, please send photos that are close ups for the directory.

MONDAY EVENING ADULT EDUCATION

Jan Bartlett is leading a class entitled “New Ways to Read the Bible” on Mondays from 7:00 – 9:00 p.m. in room 355.  Please arrive on time and everyone is welcome.

CHILDREN’S MINISTRY SUPPLY DRIVE REMINDER

Please return items by October 31st.  Children’s Ministry is hosting a supply drive for the Fisher House, a home away from home for veterans and their families who are receiving care at the VA Hospital.  Please take a tag with a reminder of what items you will donate from the poster in the Fellowship Hall, and help us support veterans and their families!

LADIES’ BOOK CLUB

Friday, October 26 at 7:00 p.m. is Book Club!  We’ll gather at Dawn Fleishman’s home.  Join us for wine, food and a discussion of The Woman in the Window, by AJ Finn.

WOMEN OF WASATCH BUNCO NIGHT

Come join WoW Saturday, October 27th at 6:30 p.m. in Fellowship Hall for a fun night of Bunco with an appetizer potluck and prizes for the most Buncos, wins, losses and best costume.  The cost is $5 to play and proceeds go to PW Offering.  Guests Welcome!  RSVP to Ann William by 10/24.

CLUB 56 ACTIVITY

Saturday, October 27th from 3:00 - 5:00 p.m. Club 56 will decorate for the Spook Alley and refuel with pizza.  RSVP to Hilary at hlambert@wpcslc.org.

YOUTH SPOOK ALLEY SET UP

Sunday, 10/28 from 12:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. bring creative & spooky props & ideas to make this year’s spook alley the scariest yet.  Parent volunteers with a passion for Halloween decorating desperately needed!  Contact Dawn for more information dfleishman@wpcslc.org.

ANNUAL HALLOWEEN CELEBRATION

Join children and youth for our annual party, featuring haunted spook alleys, games, crafts and a soup supper.  Bring a side dish to share, wear your costume and have some fun!  Sunday, October 28 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. in the Gym. BOO!

ANNUAL PHOTO FUNDRAISER

Our talented Brad Leinberger will be available for family portraits, great for Christmas cards!  For $50 you get a 20-minute photo session and a digital copy of all the pictures, and all funds support Children's Ministry.  To schedule a session on Saturday, October 27 from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. or Sunday, October 28 from 11:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., email Hilary at hlambert@wpcslc.org.

COMING SOON - LIBRARY OPEN HOUSE/BOOK SALE

Sunday, Nov. 4th is our Annual Book Sale.  All experienced books welcome.  Please leave books in the library or at the church office, marked, "for book sale".  For more information, contact Beth Phillips at bethphillips416@gmail.com.

COMMUNITY HAPPENINGS

We are excited to announce our new Community Happenings page on the Wasatch website, in response to the many requests we receive to advertise interesting and meaningful happenings outside the life of the church.  If you have something you’d like us to include on the page, please send the information to communications@wpcslc.org.  Please note that these announcements should be community focused.

YOUTH TRIENNIUM

A Presbyterian Youth Conference for High School Age Youth (Current 8th-12th Graders) which gathers thousands of youth from around the country every three years is coming up on July 16-20th.  Please contact Dawn if your youth is interested dfleishman@wpcslc.org.