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DECEMBER 2012

NOVEMBER 2012

OCTOBER 2012

Special Christmas Eve service

We invite you to worship with us on this final Advent Sunday in Wait Chapel. And join us for a special Christmas Eve service at 5:30 in Davis Chapel!


Alliance of Baptists
The Alliance is a group of individuals and churches dedicated to the preservation of historic Baptist principles, freedoms, and traditions, and to the expression of our ministry and mission through cooperative relationships with other Baptist bodies and the larger Christian community.

Association of Welcoming and Affirming Baptists
The AWAB is a group of churches, organizations and individuals who are willing to go on record as welcoming and affirming all persons, without regard to sexual orientation or gender identity, and who have joined together to advocate for the full inclusion of lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender persons within Baptist communities of faith.

Cooperative Baptist Fellowship
The CBF is a group of Baptist churches and individuals who share a passion for the Great Commission and a commitment to Baptist principles of faith and practice. The Fellowship’s mission is to serve Christians and churches as they discover and fulfill their God-given mission.

SUNDAYS

9:30am – Coffee and conversation available outside Church Office

9:45am – Qur’an Class – Room 202

10:00am – Children, Youth and Special Needs Classes
10:00am – Staton-Smiley Class
10:00am – Seekers Class – Room 206 – suspended during summer months
10:00am – 20-30-40somethings Class – Room 201

10:00am – Chancel Choir practice

11:00am – Worship Service in Wait Chapel
11:00am – Lord’s Supper 1st Sunday of each month

12:15pm – Chancel Choir rehearsal until 1:30pm

2:00pm – LGBT Spirituality Group**
(**Summer Schedule: May 5, June 2, July 7, and August 4 – first Sunday of the month)

WEDNESDAYS:

6:00pm – Supper in Lower Auditorium* – Please call the church office to make reservations. Cost is $5 per adult.

* September through May

Artists Gathering

WFBC hosts a monthly Artists Gathering for visual artists, dancers, poets, musicians, fabric artists, actors, and other creative people to discuss the intersections between art and religion/spirituality. See the church calendar for meeting times and locations

Women’s Spirituality
WFBC hosts a women’s spirituality dinner at Mandarin Malay restaurant on the third Monday of each month.

Men’s Spirituality
WFBC hosts a men’s group that meets on the fourth Friday of each month. See the church calendar for time and location information each month.

Children’s Ministry
WFBC provides Sunday School for children of all ages at 10am every Sunday. We also provide childcare and programming for children and infants during the worship hour. Additional children’s programming includes fun activities during the 3rd Sunday of the month church-wide potluck at 6pm and Fabulous Fridays on the 4th Friday of each month from 5:30-7:30pm. We also have yearly Vacation Bible School and other activities for children. Unless otherwise noted, children’s ministry activities occur in the children’s classrooms in Wingate Suite 108.

Youth Ministry
WFBC provides Sunday School for youth in middle and high school at 10am every Sunday. Additionally, our youth group participates in fun monthly outings, such as roller skating, sporting events, pizza parties, and camp.

Special Needs Ministries
WFBC teaches a weekly Special Needs Sunday School Class at 10am each Sunday for persons with a variety of different abilities. If you or a person in your family is someone with special needs, we would love for you to join us. The class also takes special field trips and has parties to celebrate important events.

20-30-40s Ministry
On the fourth Friday of each month, the 20-30-40somethings of WFBC gather for a potluck and fellowship; the location rotates among member’s homes. WFBC also provides a 20-30-40somethings Sunday School class in Wingate 201 at 10am every Sunday.

Adult Education Ministries
WFBC offers four adult Sunday School classes each week. The Bible Workbench Class studies the lectionary scripture texts during the academic year at 10am in Wingate 206. The Staton-Smiley class offers rotating topics at 10am in Davis Chapel. The Qur’an class studies the importance of interfaith dialogue and Islam in Wingate 202 at 9:45am. And the 20-30-40somethings class meets in Wingate 201 at 10am. We also offer rotating Wednesday night classes during the academic year following Wednesday night supper.

Senior Adult Ministries
WFBC offers a variety of senior adult ministries, ranging from coordinating transportation to and from worship to women’s circle meetings to the monthly leisure club luncheon. See the church calendar and newsletter for details.