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18
Oct

Remembering John Williams

Words of Remembrance and Hope: in Honor of John Williams Rev. Dr. Steve Runholt October 18, 2017 What do you say about a man who rarely spoke?  What words do you use to describe someone so quiet, who used so few words, as John Williams? Turns out, the range of possibilities is surprisingly wide.  Allee […]

06
Oct

Welcome, Grace Boyer!

It is with great joy that we share the following announcement from our Associate in Ministry Search Committee: The Search Committee for WWPC’s Associate in Ministry is pleased to announce that Grace Boyer has accepted our offer to join the pastoral staff at Warren Wilson Presbyterian.  Grace was the unanimous choice of the Search Committee, and the […]

13
Sep

Just Mercy

Last Spring, our Adult Education class undertook a study of white privilege by reading together Debby Irving’s powerful book, Waking Up White. This Sunday we resume our conversation about this important topic, with one crucial difference.  Whereas Ms. Irving’s book looked at white privilege from a white perspective, our next book, Just Mercy, by Brian […]

26
Jul

Associate in Ministry Position Available

The Warren Wilson Presbyterian Church is searching for a part-time Associate in Ministry to help enrich our congregational life and deepen our spiritual nurture. We are a progressive-leaning congregation with a rich history and a storied past. We have recently completed a comprehensive ministry plan that charts our path forward to what we believe will […]

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, […]

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