Upcoming Services

January 7 – Retrospective Inventory

We welcome the New Year by looking back — as we move forward — reminiscing about loved ones and others who died the previous year. What can we learn from loved ones or noted individuals who are no longer with us? Members sharing their stories of loss, public or personal: Shelby Wentworth on Joyce Wentworth, her Mom; Gary Pabst on several Environmental Defenders; Dan Davis on best friend Nate; and Linda Hallstrom on Charles Manson. We will then pass the microphone so that members of the congregation can briefly share and honor the lives of others who passed away in 2017. Coordinator: Mark Sanderson            Musician: Kristi Holler

January 14 – Grace

Member Eric Berg will share his thoughts on Grace and how he feels it has impacted his life. Come to hear this wise one, a member of our congregation. Musician: Kristi Holler

January 21 – The Primacy of Perception

Guest Speaker: Rev. Ron Knapp We do not live in the world as it is but as it appears to be. We live in a world of perceptions. Coordinator: Sue Ann Lang             Musician: Kristi Holler

January 28 – Translators of Cultures-Minority Youth Advocacy

Guest Speaker: Irina Goubanova, director and founder of Translators of Cultures/Minority Youth Advocacy. The Translators of Cultures/Minority Youth Advocacy program has been in place for ten years and has three components: (1) Translators of Cultures Youth leaders (WHS students as well as minority students who are working or attending colleges and who are WHS alumni) (2) AMMY – Adults Mentoring Minority Youth. In this program adult mentors spend an hour a week taking a high school age minority student for lunch, building a relationship of trust and mutual respect, getting to know each other, talking about cultures, and inspiring a student to explore post-secondary opportunities for their education and professional success (3) Shoes & Boots, a peer tutoring program when … Continued