For over six decades, Wasatch has provided a welcoming church home for a diverse, vibrant group of people. A leading voice in the Salt Lake community, Wasatch has been active in community service, mission, justice issues, and worship.
Wasatch Presbyterian Church was established in 1946 by the union of two congregations, Westminster and Third Presbyterian. It had 236 charter members. According to one charter member, Mina Boyd, the inspiration for the new church’s name happened one sunny morning. “There was a little hill there. We stood looking all around. The sun was up, just beautiful, a little way over the mountains… and I said, ‘Oh, look at that beautiful sun over those beautiful Wasatch mountains.’” With its magnificent view of the Wasatch Mountains, the new church had a name