Wayzata Community Church


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November 26, 2014

Here are this week's quick links:

1. Giving Campaign - Together we need to raise $2.1 million to fund our 2015 annual operations and to ensure our ministries continue to flourish and grow. We also need to address the immediate needs of our church building to repair, restore and make our building accessible to all. We are looking to Raise the Roof at $8.2 million. For more information, click the link above.

2. Thanksgiving Eve Worship - Join us on Thanksgiving Eve,Wednesday, November 26, for a special Thanksgiving Eve Meal and Worship. Gather around the table beginning at 5:00 p.m.for a delicious Suppers, Etc. meal and then at 6:25 p.m. all generations join together for Worship on Wednesday featuring our own Children's Chorus, House Blend Band, and a special Thanksgiving message for the whole family. We hope to see you to share this very special evening of music and gratitude!

3. Volunteer to be a Salvation Army Bell Ringer! - All monies raised through the kettle campaign go directly to support the ongoing mission, programs and services offered at Harbor Light Center for BOLT (basics of life training), the program we utilize for workers to help at our Rummage Sale! Gather your friends, family, co - workers, or club and make bell ringing your holiday tradition! Sign up here or on Sunday in Founders Hall.

4. Christmas Tea - Join us for the 2014 Women's Christmas Tea on Thursday, December 4 at 7:00 p.m. in Mithun Hall. This is a wonderful way to kick off the holiday season! Enjoy the magical transformation of Mithun Hall into a Christmas Wonderland, and in inspiring story by Lindy Purdy. Festive holiday music will be provided by Tapestry. The cost is $5.00 per person, payable at the door. Click the link above to sign up, host, or serve at the Tea.

5. Featured Class of the Week- FINDING GOD ON THE SPECIAL NEEDS JOURNEY, November 19, 7:15 p.m., Onan Room, led by Rev. Leslie Neugent - We will discuss how God walks with families who have children with special needs. Parents will learn seven practices to strengthen them for the journey ahead, as well as have the opportunity to connect with other special needs parents. The class is free and all are welcome.

6. Celebrate the Holidays with Music! IT'S THE MOST WONDERFUL TIME OF THE YEAR! Whether you are celebrating Christmas, New Years, Solstice, Hanukkah or any of the plethora of holy days that congregate in late November or December, this is truly the most wonderful time of the year! Come to WCC this holiday season and hear the great line up of music this side of the Twin Cities!

6. Did you miss Church last Sunday? Here are some of the highlights: A More Perfect Union

7. Join us for the 3rd Annual Pheasant Hunt
hosted by the WCC Fishing and Hunting Club
- Saturday, December 13 at Traxler's Hunting Preserve, Le Center MN. Lunch will be served at noon followed by a fun filled pheasant hunt.
Cost: $130/person payable to Traxler's.

8. Meet our New Members! - Summer 2014 & Fall 2014.

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