Westminster Presbyterian Church
3598 Talbot St., San Diego, CA  92106    619-223-3193

Thursday, October 5, 2017
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This Week
At Westminster

Wed. 6:30 PM, Alt Worship, Library
Thu. 7:30 AM, Morning Prayer, Lobby
Thu. 9:30-Noon, Lit Survey, Library
Thu. 6:30 PM, Choir Rehearsal, Sanctuary
Sat. Oct 7, 10-Noon, Knitters, Harris's 
Tue. Oct 10, Noon, M3, Bay Club
Tue. Oct 10, 7:00 PM, Session, Theatre
Wed. Oct 18, 3-4:30 PM, Table Games
Fri. Oct 20, 6:00 PM, Venture Group
Fri. Oct 27, WPC Halloween Festival
Sun. Oct 29, Reformation Sunday

Table Games

1st & 3rd Wednesdays
3:00 to 4:30 PM
Harris House

Contact Bob & Jackie Petersen if you are interested.  

Next Opportunity:

 October 18th 

Literature Class

9:30 to Noon, Library

Still space to enroll!

This is a free adult course offered by the San Diego continuing education program.  Professor Luke Crane is teaching the course this fall. His teaching style includes lecture and discussion and he makes his syllabus available in class and puts extra copies in our church lobby.
October 12 the class is reading Benjamin Percy's "Refresh, refresh" and "Little Whale, Varnisher of Reality" by Vasily Aksenov.  Tobias Wolff's "Awaiting Orders" is one of the readings for October 19th along with "Going to Meet the Man" by James Baldwin.  Halloween Thursday (October 26th) the Instructor will provide copies of this special reading! 

You will find this a lively group bringing many interesting views and life experiences to the discussion.  These dedicated lovers of literature have been meeting at Westminster for more than 40 years!  

Coffee is available before class.    

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Morning Prayer

7:30 AM, Lobby


Have you considered a new pattern for your conversations/prayers with your Lord?  Our Westminster prayer team meets every Thursday morning at 7:30 AM in the Lobby.  Jim Lyerla says you don't have to bring your own morning jo...coffee is provided!

Try it, you may find this is a new, perfect "kick-off" toward a whole new prayer life! 

Choir Rehearsal
Every Thursday
6:30 PM, Sanctuary

Join the choir.  Rehearsals are Thursdays from 6:30 to 8:00 PM and Sunday mornings at 9.  Rehearsals take place in the Sanctuary.

You will discover that being a choir member not only provides you the opportunity to sing with a group that loves to sing, but you are also part of a new small group that encourages and cares about on another and the community!




Date: Friday, October 20th
Time: 6:00 PM
Hosts:  Annette & Bob Pozos
Theme: Favorite Fall
RSVP: 619-223-0906

Plan to attend this deliciously friendly event, a truly great fellowship!  Think back on you favorite fall dish and get cookin'!  How 'bout that peaches and pomagranate dish?

St. Agnes Women's Guild 
"BooTeaQue" in the Parish Hall
Saturday, October 21st
10:00 AM to 3:00 PM

The BooTeaQue offers all seasons crafts and gifts.
Cream Tea is $15.00 per person Noon to 3:00 PM and reservations are suggested.  Contact Tricia Worley at 619-225-1373 for details.

Get Ready for

Reformation Sunday!

October 29th

Prayer Shawl


A Quiet Witness
Saturday, October 7th
10 AM to Noon

Whether they are called Prayer Shawls, Comfort Shawls, Peace Shawls, or Mantles, the shawl maker begins with prayers and blessings for the recipient. The intentions are continued throughout the creation of the shawl. Upon completion, a final blessing is offered, Westminser members tie a knot as they offer a specific prayer and the shawl is sent on its way. 

You are welcome to join this wonderful ministry.  If you do not knit the group will teach you!  Contact Joyce Wakefield or Mary Harris for more information.  The group meets the first Saturday of the month from 10:00 AM to Noon.

Westminster Sound System


Westminster sanctuary needs a new sound system.   David has heard and now we have a  way to remedy that!   Become part of the solution and bring in a new sound system!

You can support our new sound system while you enjoy inspirational songs; purchase David Brauner's new release, "No Man's Land."  The DVD's are available in the church office for $10.00.  

All sale proceeds go directly into the fund for the new Sound System.

Fall Family Festival 


Marilyn Thoman and the Event Committee are working on several Fall events.  Westminster Presbyterian Church Fall Family Halloween Festival is coming soon.  Contact Marilyn Thoman if you are willing to help!

Help is needed to assist with the pumpkin painting, costume parade, Trunk or Treat, and with serving a light dinner of hot dogs, mac-n-cheese, drinks and popcorn.  We also need someone to set up and run the outdoor movie!

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M3 Luncheon @ Noon

Tuesday, October 10

Notice the new time and RSVP Carol Berridge, 619-990-2469.

Things To Consider

Pastor Deb continues teaching from the book of Revelation.   You can participate in this learning opportunity at the 8:45 AM Sunday Seminar or 6:30 Wednesday evening Alternative Worship and lite meal!

15 Women enjoyed the 2017
WOW Retreat last week-end

Visit the Lobby to see the are work some created.  More important is the good time and quiet times the group shared. 

 Save The Date
WPC Family Thanksgiving Feast
Saturday, November 11th
5-9 PM, Fellowship Hall

 Philippians 3:13-14 (NRSV)

"Beloved, I do not consider that I have made it my own;but this one thing I do: forgetting what lies behind and straining forward to what lies ahead, I press on towards the goal for the prize of the heavenly call of God in Christ Jesus."

Contact Us | Phone: 619-223-3193 | church@westminstersd.org


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3598 Talbot Street
San Diego, California 92106

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