Westminster Presbyterian Church seeks a Praise Band
Director to direct all music activity at its 9 a.m. contemporary
worship service each Sunday. Skills include singing and playing
an instrument. Candidate must have a vibrant faith along with
experience singing, playing an instrument (preferably piano) and
directing singers and musicians in worship. This is a part-time
position, up to 10 hours a week. Salary commensurate with
experience. Please send resume to Pastor Wes Nordman at
Connections are vital to us! Connections are something that has
been sorely missed all these years during the pandemic. And that
is the goal of Tables of 8, that you make connections with
different people and build a home within the Westminster
community. Tables of 8 is a group of 6-8 people who agree to have
three meals together in a 3-month timeframe.
Westminster will be operating a Respite Center every Wednesday
for homeless folks in the area who will be able to get off the
streets for a while and spend time in our Courtyard and Patio
There will be hot coffee and cool water to drink and some
nutritious snacks to eat, and we’ll make available an electrical
power strip so that our guests can recharge their cell phones
while resting. There’s also a restroom inside the Patio
Room that they can use. We are currently looking for four
volunteers to fulfill these three positions each Wednesday:
Two of Westminster’s own, Rob and Amy McCarthy, are fundraising
and running with Team World Vision at the Sacramento Urban Cow
Race on October 1st & 2nd to help provide life-changing clean
water to children and communities in the developing world! Amy is
running her first 5k in a while, and Rob is taking on the ‘double
udder’ 5k and then half marathon the next day! If you are able,
please help them support this worthy cause!
IRC Sacramento has recently leased warehouse space to store
donations such as furniture and bicycles. They have a truck which
can be arranged for the pick up of these items. If you have
furniture or bikes that you wish to donate, please get in touch
with Kendall Lin at IRC’s Sacramento office at (916)776-3370.
When you donate, please mention your connection to Westminster so
we can keep track. If you wish to join Westminster’s Refugee
Ministry Team, please email Mark Swanson at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Body Reflections – Every first Monday of the month
at 6:00 pm in the Social Hall Rev. Rola Al
Ashkar will lead a class through somatic yoga with the intention
of connecting the body and mind. Be sure to bring a journal
and a writing utensil!
Restorative Yoga – Every Tuesday at 10:00 amin the Social Hall we will be holding a low
impact yoga class led by Ministry Assistant Rev. Rola Al
The Adult Education program begins again on September 18.
Beginning then and continuing for four weeks, Phillip Reese will
lead a discussion on White Space, Black Hood: Opportunity
Hoarding and Segregation in the Age of Inequality. You are
encouraged to purchase the book to read along with the class, but
it is not required to join in the discussion.