Chistmas Eve 2, 4, 7 and 9pm

Christmas Eve worship times
Christmas Eve worship times

Chistmas Eve Worship

Join us on Saturday, Dec. 24 for any or all of our 4 Chistmas Eve worship services in the Sanctuary.

2:00 and 4:00 pm family services

7:00 and 9:00 pm services with live orchestra

Children are invited to bring a canned good as a gift for baby Jesus (donations will go to MetroCaring).

 

Sundays at Wellshire

Sunday Schedule at Wellshire Church in Denver, Colorado
Sunday Schedule at Wellshire Church in Denver, Colorado

Sundays at Wellshire

A typical Sunday at Wellshire is full of chances to engage in meaningful community:

WORSHIP:
8:45 and 11:00 AM

Adult Education:
9:45-10:45 am in rooms 205-208

Children:
8:30 am – Noon: Infants through Pre K, room 111
8:45 & 11:00 am: K-5 leave worship service to go to Sunday School
9:45 – 11:00 am: Childcare Provided (begins Sept. 25)
4:15 – 5:00 pm: Children and Cherub Choirs
5:00 – 5:30 pm: Shared Dinners
5:30 – 6:30 pm: Club 45 (4th & 5th grades – 1st Sunday of the month)

Youth:
9:45 – 11am: Coffee hour in the Well
4:15 – 5:00 pm: Youth Choir
5:00 – 6:00 pm: Middle School Youth Group
6:00 – 6:30pm: All Youth Time
6:30 – 7:30 pm: High school Youth Group

Music:
8:00 am: early service rehearsals
10:00 am: late service rehearsals
4:15 pm: Cherub Choir, Children’s Choir & Youth Choir

A Deep Breath – Longest Night Service, Dec. 16

A deep breath longest night worship service
A deep breath longest night worship service

A Deep Breath

A service of readings and carols at 6:00 pm in the chapel on Friday, December 16th, just ahead of the longest night of the year. Take a moment for quiet devotion, and hold space for the grief and love and sorrow that can coincide with the Christmas season.

Living Nativity, Dec. 11

Living Nativity at Wellshire Church in Denver, Colorado
Living Nativity at Wellshire Church in Denver, Colorado

Living Nativity

Sunday, December 11, at 5:30 pm

The live retelling of the Christmas story with carols and animals begins at 5:30 pm in the West parking lot followed by hot chocolate and live Christmas music inside.

If you are in elementary school or beyond you can participate! Please contact Allison for more info.

Denver Children’s Choir Concert

Denver Children's Choir Concert at Wellshire Church in Denver, Colorado
Denver Children's Choir Concert at Wellshire Church in Denver, Colorado

Denver Children’s Choir Concert

December 3, 2022, 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm in the Sanctuary

Celebrate the Songs of the Season as our ensembles present your musical favorites along with new songs you’re sure to love. Special guest conductor, M. Roger Holland, II will join us to lead the choirs in works by Moses Hogan, William L. Dawson, and Stacey V. Gibbs. This will be a concert not to be missed!

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African Journey Concert

African Journey Concert at Wellshire Church in Denver, Colorado
African Journey Concert at Wellshire Church in Denver, Colorado

AFRICAN JOURNEY CONCERT

Sunday, November 20 | 4:30 pm | Wellshire Sanctuary

Music Inspired by the Rhythms and Traditions of the African Continent featuring the Evergreen Chorale with Zimbabwean Marimba Band Kutandara.

Tickets: ovationwest.org or at the door

Spooky Organ Concert + Trunk or Treat

Fall Festival | Spooky Organ Concert | Trunk or Treat

We’re excited for WPC’s Fall Festival on the evening of Sunday, October 30! Join us for all or part of the activities as we celebrate the season and the musical talents of our organist Wil Smith.

  • 4:30 pm – Kid-friendly Spooky Organ Concert in the Sanctuary
  • 5:00-7:00 pm – Trunk-or-Treat: decorate your car and hand out treats, or come dressed up and ready to mingle.
  • 7:30 pm – Seasonal Organ Concert with video projections. Featuring works by J.S. Bach, Jehan Alain, Olivier Messiaen, Arvo Pert and Sofia Gubaidulina. Tickets at the door

Blessing of the Animals, Oct. 9 at 8:45 and 11

Blessing of the animals at Wellshire Church in Denver, Colorado
Blessing of the animals at Wellshire Church in Denver, Colorado

Blessing of the Animals

 
TWO WORSHIP SERVICES: 8:45 AND 11:00 AM
Sunday October 9 is the Annual Blessing of the Animals. Please bring your beloved pets into the Sanctuary at either … or both services!

Beginning Sept. 11, 2 Worship Services

2 worship services, 8:45 and 11 am

Reconnect Sunday—September 11


Kick off our Fall schedule with TWO worship services at 8:45 and 11:00 am

ALSO:
Ministry Fair

On Reconnect Sunday, learn how to be involved in the Wellshire community together – at the Ministry Fair in the Narthex between worship services.

Deacons Pancake Breakfast

8:00 am—11:00 am
It’s a Flapjack Comeback! The deacons invite everyone to the first post-pandemic pancake breakfast on Sept. 11—where you can have your (pan)cake and eat it too. Enjoy a fabulous feast of fine fellowship all while helping fund the deacons.

Sing and Play Your Heart Out!

Music opportunities at Wellshire

Sing and Play Your Heart Out!

Choir and instrumental music groups for all ages are starting up again and we would love to welcome you to our community!

On Mondays, starting August 29

  • Celebration Ringers Handbell Group 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm in the Ensemble Room (led by Sue Boarman)

On Wednesdays starting August 31

  • Confluence Band at 5:00 pm in the sanctuary (Patrick Lee and Wil Smith)
  • Celebration Singers at 5:45 pm in the sanctuary (Wil Smith)
  • Sanctuary Choir at 7:00 – 9:00 pm in the choir room (Christine Gaudreau)

On Sundays starting September 18

  • Cherub Choir (K-2) at 4:15 pm (led by Daniel and Rachel Rosen)
  • Children’s Choir (3-5) at 4:15 pm (led by Christine Gaudreau and Brendan Schuster) Cherub and Children’s Choir is followed by dinner for all children from 5-5:30 pm. Parents may use 4:15 to 5:30 pm for a bit of time off or are welcome to join for dinner.
  • Middle and High School Choir at 4:15 (led by Wil Smith) Followed by scheduled youth activities.

By special arrangement:
Orchestra and instrumental opportunities (led by Christine Gaudreau)
Wellshire Brass (led by John Ruby)

Questions? Please contact Christine at cgaudreau@wpcdenver.org

We offer free childcare during rehearsals, if you reserve it. Please contact amcqueen@wpcdenver.org to set up childcare.