Thanksgiving Support for Sand Point Housing Every year our congregation looks forward to preparing and purchasing food items to provide Thanksgiving dinners for families living at Sand Point. This year Solid Ground Housing has requested grocery gift cards in lieu of food items for their residents. Based on the need expressed by Solid Ground Housing, WPC has … Continue reading Thanksgiving Support
Thank you for keeping us updated on your offerings for the Pantry! I can tell you it is being well-used by people who are accepting offerings and by those of you dropping off items. It appears that all kinds of items are getting picked up – masks, toothbrushes, wipes, feminine hygiene items, produce from the … Continue reading Little Free Pantry Update
Please join your friends at Meaningful Movies (MM) for the upcoming online AUCTION, AWARDS CELEBRATION, and SPECIAL EVENTS! Below is a schedule of events and brief descriptions. ONLINE MMP AUCTION - Saturday, October 17 - Thursday, October 22 Register Here This is our big annual fundraiser that couldn’t happen in May because of … Continue reading Meaningful Movies Special Events
The Recology recycling event has been rescheduled to Saturday, October 3rd. 9:00am - 1:00pm on our South Property. Wedgwood Presbyterian Church is sponsoring an outdoor recycling event on our south parking lot. There will be pick-ups for batteries, electronics, and much more! Paper shredding will also be offered this year. Mark the date!
Session approved installing a Little Free Pantry, LFP (more information below) at church. The youth at church were offered the opportunity to assist with this building project for the community. Below is a set of photos of people receiving instructions and using power tools to assemble the LFP. There will be more work parties with … Continue reading Little Free Pantry
Meaningful Movies is having a virtual screening on July 9th. Here is the link to register: https://us02web.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_3FiPPx8OR6ayd2LAU1C_ug
On June 19, 1865, Union Army Major General Gordon Granger entered Galveston, TX with news that the Civil War had ended and those who had been enslaved were now free. This was 2 ½ years after President Lincoln’s Emancipation Proclamation went into effect and several months after the end of the war. Reactions to the … Continue reading In Honor of Juneteenth
Dear members and friends of Wedgwood Presbyterian Church, Black Lives Matter of Seattle-King County is calling for a statewide day of action in support of all Black lives. They are including a silent march to honor lives lost and to send a message that we will no longer tolerate racism. The silent march will begin … Continue reading Silent March – Friday June 12
Since our Earth Day art project came out so beautifully, we challenged all the WPC artists, photographers and anyone in the mood to take a picture, draw or paint something red for Pentecost. Thanks to everyone who sent in a photo to be included in the collage. They are all wonderful!
Since we are not able to gather in person for Earth Day Action on April 22 with our posters and banners outside the church, we asked people to join in on an art project at home for a virtual social media presence to show our support for protecting God's creation. Here are the results. Our … Continue reading Earth Day Online Art Project