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The famed piper Matt Pantaleoni — Sunday, Oct. 27

On Sunday, Oct. 27, Matt Pantaleoni, one of the top pipers in the United States will offer his musical talent as part of the traditional worship service in this month’s Music in a Great Place. In addition to competing at the highest level across North America, Matt is one of a handful of American pipers…

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Two WGPC events focus on fair housing

In November, two events will help WGPC members learn more about efforts to make fair housing policies that can benefit everyone in the community. On Nov. 3, at 9:30 a.m. during the Education Hour, members will discuss recent developments on housing policies in Webster Groves and St. Louis County. The issue of fair housing is…

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Music in a Great Place: Side X Side Percussion Duo — Sept. 29

The two musical sides of the Side x Side Percussion Duo – marimbist and percussionist – will offer their unique talents to members of WGPC during both services on Sunday, Sept. 29. The Duo based in St. Louis was formed by Kurena Yamaguchi and Tim Crockett in 2013. Kurena is an active marimbist, chamber musician,…

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Faith in Real Life: The Art of Conversation on difficult topics

As we work to be able to faithfully discuss difficult topics, please join us on September 22 and 29 from 9:30 until 10:30 a.m. in the Fellowship Hall to learn how to have these conversations. Dr. Sarah Riss, former superintendent of the Webster Groves School District and leader of the Alliance for Interracial Dignity, will…

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WGPC donation will help Home Sweet Home help others

WGPC recently made a $36,000 donation to Home Sweet Home that helped the organization purchase a new truck to serve more people in need. “The addition of Truck #2 will allow Home Sweet Home to partner with a total of 27 organizations serving more than 1,200 families a year,” according to an article in the…

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Write a letter; Use your voice in Faith in Real Life

This Sunday, Sept. 15, in Fellowship Hall, members of WGPC will have the opportunity to write letters to their representatives regarding the proposed changes to the refugee resettlement program in the Faith in Real Life series. The event will take place at 9:30 a.m. between the two worship services. Trump’s top administration officials were to…

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What’s Next at WGPC?

This Sunday, Sept. 8, WGPC returns to two services and begins new, exciting adult education classes. The Informal Service begins at 8:30 a.m. in the Fellowship Hall. The Traditional Service begins at 10:30 a.m. in the Sanctuary. In between the two services, WGPC members will be learning, growing and serving through exciting, new adult education…

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Opportunities are still available!

Opportunities were everywhere Aug. 25 at the Opportunity Fair in the Fellowship Hall, and many members signed up to serve the Lord for the coming year promising to shake hands, prepare meals, read the word, and study. It seems, however, that the opportunities never end at WGPC, and if you missed your chance, sign-up sheets…

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Looking for Fame in Your Future? Join the choir!

Try to imagine Justin Timberlake singing a hallelujah chorus instead of his famous “Can’t Stop the Feeling.” Did you know before joining The Mickey Mouse Club, Timberlake sang in his local choir? In fact, many famous musicians, actors, and actresses got their start singing in church choirs. Some of these celebrities sang in church choirs…

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