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01
Jun

International Pulpit Exchange

Pastor Steve to Participate in International Pulpit Exchange For two Sundays in July — the 8th and the 15th — Steve Runholt will exchange pulpits with the Rev. R. Fraser Penny, the Minister of the Cathedral of Dunkeld, Scotland.  The cathedral parish is part of the Church of Scotland, which traces its roots back to […]

21
Dec

Church Office

In observance of the Christmas holiday, and to give our staff a chance to rest after a hectic month, the church offices will be closed between Christmas and New Years Day.  The office will reopen on Tuesday, January 2nd.     In the event of a pastoral emergency during this time, please call Steve on his […]

09
Dec

Sunday (Dec 10) Service and Classes Cancelled

We have made the decision to cancel Sunday school and church tomorrow. Temps are forecasted to drop into the teens tonight and, after some thawing today, conditions will likely be so treacherous in the morning — on the roads, in the parking lot and on the walkways around the fellowship hall and Chapel — that we agreed we […]

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 […]

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