Ash Wednesday Service

February 18 | 7:00pm | Sanctuary Ash Wednesday marks the beginning of Lent, a season of self-examination and soulful preparation for the celebration of Jesus’s Resurrection. Join us as we enter this season together with a simple service of prayer, scripture, meditation, and the traditional imposition of ashes. All ages …

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The Gospel’s View of The Odyssey (Dr. Dale Bruner)

Dr. Dale Bruner

The Gospel’s View of The Odyssey (Dr. Dale Bruner) When someone tells us to “get a life” we usually assume that means we should get out and interact with people in the world.  Fortunately for us, when Dale’s family told him that he was too recluse, he decided he should …

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Weekly Announcements for February 1

IT’S TUPPER TIME! Celebrate Good Times, C’mon! There’s a party going’ on right here…as WSPC’s Financial Secretary Shirley Tupper who managed our financial records (and us) for over 40 years! TODAY we honor her retirement with a reception following both services. Please come with your hugs and stories. You can …

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Movie Review: Exodus: Gods and Kings

Movie Review: Exodus: Gods and Kings (Good News newsletter, January 2015) “Therefore, come now, and I will send you to Pharaoh, so that you may bring My people, the sons of Israel, out of Egypt.” Exodus 3:10 When God acts, stand back and be amazed. In Exodus: Gods and Kings, 1200 …

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Spiritual Wellness—Prayer Time at West Side on Sunday Mornings

(Good News newsletter, January 2015) As Parish Nurses, we talk often of health and wholeness. In my April 2012 article for The Good News, I explored and defined health and wholeness. Health and wholeness are two different concepts. Health (accepting God’s grace) leads to wholeness (a state of new creation), that …

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