Westminster will provide lunch on Saturday, July 20 for all volunteers building Habitat homes in Greensboro. Westminster volunteers are needed to prepare lunch beginning at approximately 8:30am in the Westminster kitchen for delivery to the job site by 11am. This is a great opportunity for all ages! To sign up or for more information, please contact Irene Linford, Westminster’s Habitat Lunch coordinator, at 336-662-9814 or Ann Comfort in the Church Office (firstname.lastname@example.org).
This Westminster book study meets each Tuesday at 7am at Delicious Bakery. They are beginning a new book, Holy Envy: Finding God in the Faith of Others by Barbara Brown Taylor on June 11. This bestselling author recounts her moving discoveries of finding the sacred in unexpected places. Books are available for $17 on a first-come basis in the Church Office. For more information contact Melanie Woodard (email@example.com).
Youth and Children Church School schedule begins June 9.
Have you ever wanted to learn how to knit or crochet? Not sure how to start or what to make? Westminster has a group of dedicated women who gather on Wednesdays from 6:30pm—7:30pm in the Westminster Redington House to socialize, knit, and crochet prayer shawls and other meaningful projects throughout the year. All are welcome, including beginners! Just bring size thirteen needles and join the fun! Questions? Contact Office Administrative Assistant, Emily Black.
Westminster volunteers are needed on Saturdays May 18 and June 15 and the third Saturday morning of each month in 2019 for our Out of the Garden Project Fresh Mobile Market. Youth ages 13 – 16 are welcome with a parent or responsible adult.
The Outreach committee is looking for a volunteer or group of volunteers to prepare and serve dinner for approximately 20 people at Pathways family shelter on Thursday May 16 and each third Thursday of the month in 2019.
The Westminster mission team serving in the Dominican Republic June 15—22 is collecting children’s vitamins; new, small, non-electronic children’s toys, and new baseball gloves and balls for the local children.
Thank you for contributing and putting them in the collection bins outside of Fellowship Hall during the month of May.
We will recognize our high school and college graduates during worship on June 2 and names will be printed in the bulletin.
Our next Greensboro Urban Ministry Weaver House Shelter breakfast is Sunday April 7. Servers and dining room volunteers are always needed at 6:45 am and no sign up is needed for this opportunity. Children elementary school age and older are welcome.
We are also in need of additional cooking volunteers to arrive at 6am.
Westminster has an urgent need for additional Senior Wheels Medical Transportation Program drivers. This program provides rides for ambulatory seniors age 55+ to and from non-emergency medical appointments in Guilford County. On the second Thursday and fourth Monday of every month, a dedicated group of Westminster volunteers serves in this rewarding capacity.
The HR Committee is currently seeking a Finance Manager for 28-32 hours a week.
On Sunday May 5 Westminster children and youth will assemble Disaster Hygiene Kits for Church World Service. Your financial contribution in honor or in memory of someone during this season of Lent will be used to purchase the specific supplies needed
The Worship Insight Committee members are attending services and sharing feedback with pastors and staff about our experience as we live into our new model of worship. They would love to hear from you!
This annual 30-hour event is an opportunity for our youth to experience a small degree of homelessness, raise money to support hunger in Greensboro, and collect canned goods for Out of the Garden. Our youth invite you to swing by the Fellowship Hall for a donation bag. Bring it back on April 7 full and labeled with your favorite college team!
Westminster volunteers are needed January 19 and February 16 and the third Saturday morning of each month in 2019 to help distribute fresh and frozen foods through the Out of the Garden Fresh Mobile Market.
March for Our Lives If you are interested in joining a group fromWestminster participating in the 2019 Greensboro March for Our Lives, please meet in the Westminster parking lot at 1:30pm on Saturday, March 23. For more information contact Ann Morris (firstname.lastname@example.org).
Our Life Together Weekly Enews In an effort to streamline communications, reduce clutter in your inbox, and help us all feel more connected and “all in” at Westminster, we are growing the pastor’s email!
Photo Sharing If you’ve taken photos at a Westminster event, please share with us! You will be able to submit your best photos directly from your phone or computer quickly and easily. These images will be collected on the staff shared drive for staff, committees, future publicity, and/or social media.
Westminster will provide lunch on Saturday, March 30, for all volunteers building Habitat homes in Greensboro. Westminster volunteers are needed to prepare lunch beginning at 8:30am in the Westminster kitchen for delivery to the job site by 11am.
Consider becoming an usher or greeter on Sunday mornings! This volunteer role plays a big part in making sure Westminster is a warm, friendly place for members and visitors alike. Consider signing up.