Come Worship!  Sunday School for all ages at 9:45 am and Worship at 11:00 am

Many of us take the turning of the annual calendar as an opportunity to start a new discipline. Some of us recommit to regular exercise. Others sign up for a new learning opportunity. How about you? What new beginning will 2017 bring for you? Here are some ideas!

 

Read a Good Book!

Join the five week exploration of Chosen?: Reading the Bible Amid the Israeli-Palestinian Conflict by Old Testament scholar and theologian Walter Brueggeman. 

Create Art for our Upcoming Exhibit!

Art of the Children of Abrahamis an exhibit to rejoice in the similarities and understand the differences between the three Abrahamic faiths – Islam, Judaism, and Christianity – through a celebration of art used in the expression of faith.

Try a Yoga Class!

Yoga is the intentional practice of connecting the entire being -- body, mind and spirit with God. West Raleigh offers two classes, each appropriate for any age and stage of life.  Learn in a safe, welcoming and faithful setting with friends.  The fee is $8 per class with a portion going to a mission of the church.   New class members and friends from the community are welcome.

  • Yoga with Sarah Peters: Fridays, 9:30 - 10:30 a.m. in the Fellowship Hall.   This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., (919) 621-0868
  • Chair Holy Yoga:  Tuesdays, 9:30 - 10:30 in Room 210.  Instructor: Mary Parsons, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it., (919) 618-1768

montreat Try a Weekend at Montreat with Your WRPC Faith Family

Our All-Church Spring Retreat will be held in MONTREAT on April 21 – 23, 2017!  You’ll want to make the drive to this lovely North Carolina mountain town.  Our time will include fellowship, strolls along the creek, rock-hopping, games, and the option of a service project.  Look for registration and details soon. 

Learn How to Knit, Pray, and Give It Away!

The Prayer Shawl Ministry knits shawls to give to those who are in need of comfort, healing, and help.  Those who receive them are wrapped and enfolded with prayers for protection and health, strength and consolation. The Prayer Shawl Ministry meets once a month on Sunday at 2:30 PM. If you would like to join this special ministry, please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. (676-9168).

Join a Women’s Circle!

Presbyterian Women provides a unique opportunity for women to worship and serve the church and the community through bible study circles, gatherings, service projects, hostess and flower duty, and an annual retreat.  Learn more about opportunities to connect and grow with other women. Contact  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  (919-737-5274) This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.  (919-830-3133) for more information. Being in a circle is a gift you give yourself!

Seek to Serve!

There are so many ways to show the love of God by caring for others. Try one of these in 2017!

  • Family Promise – Sign up to provide a meal, show hospitality, stay overnight, or drive the van as West Raleigh hosts homeless families. The next Family Promise Week begins February 12. Contact Bob Grant at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
  • Bag Lunch Ministry – donate lunch supplies (applesauce or fruit cups, granola bars, crackers, Vienna sausages) or sign up to offer bag lunches on Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 11:30 – 1:00. Contact Janet Pecci at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
  • Kitchen Brigade – Do you like to cook? Or do you prefer to enjoy a great meal, but you don’t mind the clean up? Join this great team! Contact Emily Sprague at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..
  • Meals on Wheels - On the fourth Wednesday of every month, nine teams of two people deliver meals to clients. When regular team members need replacements, a list of substitutes is available.  Consider joining our dedicated Meals on Wheels team! Contact Judy Colby at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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