SUNDAY WORSHIP | 10:00 am
SERMON: “For Giving Up Thanks!”
Guest Preacher: The Rev. Deborah Oosterbaan
SCRIPTURE: Ruth 3 and 4 and Mark 12:38-44
MUSIC: The Men’s Quartet
SUNDAY WORSHIP | 10:00 am
Our new Interim Pastor Caroline Steinemann Unzaga will begin her time with us. Join us for worship as we warmly welcome her to WPC. Continue reading “Looking Ahead to next Sunday November 18”
We have 6 turkeys. WE NEED 9 MORE TURKEYS COOKED & CARVED, stuffing, mashed potatoes and gravy, delivered to WPC kitchen no later than 10 am on Sat Nov. 17.
Drivers and packers are needed to pack up and proceed to HOMM
12 Noon we will feed 120 people a Thanksgiving lunch at HOMM in Newark
If anyone is interested collecting items for the boutique, Please bring the small items (New or gently used) to WPC no later than December 5th (No clothes or shoes will be given at the Christmas boutique)
Example donations: for women, men and children (Lotions, perfumes, Jewelry, new toys, makeup kits, watches, picture frames, mittens, gloves, scarfs, Christmas ornaments, etc.)
Volunteers needed from 9:00am-12:00pm for setup. Meeting location 118 Division St. Elizabeth, NJ
Volunteers needed from 3:30pm-7:00pm to manage the stations and clean up. (At St Michael’s hall)
Location of the event: St Michael’s Hall 899 East Jersey St, Elizabeth, NJ 07201 Time: 4:00pm-6:30pm
THE PUMPKINS ARE GOING, GOING!!! The Patch is now closed for another season. Thank you to all who helped make this another very successful year. Well done WPC! If you are wondering what to do with those pumpkins, try this delicious recipe for Pumpkin Risotto suggested by Jessica Hutchinson Thanks and mark you calendars for Saturday October 5, 2019 when the next load of pumpkins will arrive.
STAMP OUT DESPAIR | Friday November 9 | 6:30–8:30 pm | Fellowship Hall Come assemble kits with writing materials (including Christmas cards) for asylum seekers housed in the Essex County jail. Church members, family, neighbors and friends are welcome! Kids old enough to help are encouraged to attend! (but no child care will be provided for younger ones) Pizza and drinks will be served. Please sign up so we know how much pizza to order!
Sunday, November 4 – We will begin a celebration of our 145 years of Worshiping God and Serving the Community. Join us for worship when we assemble at The Rock for a prayer and a procession up Wyoming Avenue to our current sanctuary. Continue reading “145 Years Young! Worshiping God and Serving the Community.”
HOUSE OF MERCY MISSION SANDWICH MAKING
Friday, December 21-7:00 p.m. in the church kitchen: Join us to make sandwiches and bag lunches. Other ways to help from home: bake and individually wrap brownies or write encouraging notes to be included in each lunch bag.
This promise through the prophet Isaiah, stands as an ongoing prompt for our personal lives, and for the WPC congregation, as we move towards a a transition in these early Fall months. My plan and prayer is that the forward looking spirit engendered in the New Beginnings process will be nurtured and known. Continue reading “A Sermon Series for the FALL”
Weekday Bible Study meets on Wednesdays at 9:30 for fellowship and 10:00-11:00 a.m. for study. A new focus for the fall – Hallelujah! The Bible and Handel’s Messiah. All are welcome to join at any time. You may love the music, but do you know the Scripture?