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announcement

12
Mar

Sunday (March 12) Service and Classes Cancelled

Good morning!  Well, the forecasts were correct: we got our winter wonderland. In light of the snowy conditions of the roads to and from church, and the hazardous walkways around church, we are cancelling Sunday school and church for today.    We are grateful that the weather held off long enough for us to hold a wonderful, […]

08
Jan

Sunday (Jan 8) Service and Classes Cancelled

  Dear friends,  Due to icy and very hazardous conditions on Warren Wilson Road and in the Chapel parking lot and surrounding walkways, we are, regrettably, canceling all Sunday morning activities today. In alerting our choir members to the cancelation, Vivian included this link to a beautiful arrangement of Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring by […]

04
Jan

Waking Up White

This Sunday (Jan. 15th), our Fellowship Class will begin a conversation around white privilege – what it looks like, how to be aware of it in our own lives, how to overcome it in the service of mutuality and fairness.   The discussion will be centered on the book, Waking Up White, by Debby Irving.   So […]

22
Dec

It’s Almost Christmas!

Christmas Day is almost here — and this year it’s a Sunday!   To help celebrate this joyous day, we invite you to come to church early and enjoy coffee and pastries in the Parlor *before* the service, starting at 10:15am.   Once you’ve enjoyed a Christmas treat, then you can come into the sanctuary and enjoy […]

16
Dec

Service for Bob Keener

We will host a service of celebration and remembrance for Dr. Robert (Bob) Keener this Saturday in the Chapel at 3:00pm.   PLEASE NOTE:  Steve Williams will offer pre-service music starting at 2:30pm, so be sure to get here early!   The Congregational Life Committee welcomes additional support for the reception that will follow in the Ransom […]

26
Oct

Introducing Church Buddies

Church Buddies  is an upcoming opportunity for adults to be paired individually with children in the church in an ongoing friendship.  This connection could be a very simple one, but could grow into a very important one.  It might include sending birthday wishes in the mail to the child, sitting near your church buddy at a fellowship event, […]

16
Oct

WWPC Ministry Plan

Presenting our 2016 Ministry Plan! After a year’s worth of dreaming, praying and working together, it is with great joy and growing excitement that we present the final draft of our 2016 Ministry Plan.  This is the roadmap to our future, the guide to our life together moving forward. We invite you to spend some […]

29
Sep

Welcome Vivian!

Many of us had the good fortune to hear Vivian Hare play here for the first time this past summer, on July 10th to be exact. For the prelude she played In Thee Is Gladness on our glorious organ.  On the second hymn, Come! Live in the Light!, she harmonized with Doug and Darcy Orr, […]