Sing Christmas Music With Us

watercolor painting of a choir

Christmas Music at Wellshire

All Wellshire choirs, from pre-school through adults, are preparing for Advent and Christmas, and you are invited to sing during this festive season! The Sanctuary Choir will sing the Argentine “Navidad Nuestra” at the traditional candlelight services on Christmas Eve at 8:00 and 10:00 pm. More contemporary music lovers can join the Celebration Singers or Cofluence. If you have experience with handbell, the Celebration Ringers are for you. The children’s and youth choirs are preparing the Christmas musical. Email Christine for more information.

Kantorei Concert: Fire & Ice ~ Oct. 6

Kantorei concert

Kantorei Concert: “Fire and Ice”

Sunday, October 6, 2019, 3:00pm

Wellshire Presbyterian Church, Denver

Acclaimed composer, Ola Gjeilo joins Kantorei in this program featuring the world premiere of his new “The Road” an expanded musical portrait of his homeland, Norway with texts by renowned poet, Charles Anthony Silvestri. Written for Kantorei for these concerts, Ola will accompany the choir along with string orchestra.

Also included on the program are Morten Lauridsen’s Madrigali: Six “Fire Songs” on Italian Renaissance Poems and songs of the elements by Frank Ticheli, John Rutter, Katerina Gimon and Eric Whitacre.

Buy tickets here

Christian Education for Adults ~ Sunday Mornings

Christian Education for Adults

You are invited to join us this Sunday between worship services at 10:00 am for:

Courageous Conversations around the Table

Led by Rev. Katie Robb Davis and Rev. Dr. John H. Bell in Fellowship 1. Discuss topics that consistently dominate the headlines. 

OR

Grateful: The Transformative Power of Giving Thanks

Led by Rev. Julia Fenn in Room 208

Musicians Wanted: Check Out One of Our Groups This Fall

Music groups at Wellshire Church

Music Groups at Wellshire

Sanctuary Choir
Wednesdays | 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
You are invited to join the multi-generational Sanctuary Choir for those in High School and older. All new voices who love choral music are welcome. Contact Christine for more information.

Celebration Singers
Wednesdays | 5:30 pm – 6:50 pm
Brighten our contemporary worship services with song. All singers are welcome. Rehearsals are Wednesdays from 5:30 – 6:50 pm. Contact Tegan for more info.

Children’s & Youth Choir
Children’s Choirs (K-2 & 3-5):
Sundays | 10:00 am – 10:50 am
Youth Choir: Sundays | 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Children’s and Youth Choir begins Sept. 15, now with 3 choirs! K-2nd, 3rd-5th, and Middle School/High School will split to provide special musical opportunities for all. Contact Tegan for more info.

Celebration Ringers Handbell Choir
Mondays at 7:00 pm
Play several Sunday mornings throughout the year. Contact Sue Hahn Boarman

Children’s Musical

Kindergarten – 12th Grade

Auditions and Rehearsals begin in October

Perform December 8 in Sunday morning worship

(Students must be in a choir to participate in the musical)

Sunday School Begins Sept. 15

Sunday School at Wellshire Church

Sunday School Returns September 15

Sunday school for children kindergarten through 5th grade returns for both the 9:00 am and 11:00 am worship hours. Nurture the spiritual lives of the children of Wellshire: Contact Kendal to volunteer or teach.

Wellshire MOPS Begins Sept. 9

MOPS at Wellshire church

Wellshire MOPS

September 9 (2nd and 4th Mondays) | 9:30 – 11:00 am

Moms with a child in-utero through preschool are invited to join an authentic community of other moms who get it. Childcare provided. Contact Abbie for more information and to register.

 

Decorate Your Bike at South by Southeast Festival

bike decorating at south by southeast

Come to the South by Southeast Festival on August 17

Visit the Wellshire church tent at South by Southeast at Bible Park (6802 E. Yale Ave.) anytime from 11:00 am to 7:00 pm on Saturday the 17th. We will have a bike decorating station for kids and adults. 

The festival will be a celebration of local food, music and community for southeast Denver  residents. Bring the family to this one-day celebration featuring live music from local bands, a selection of local brews and food for purchase, fun games and activities, a community art project, pop-up dog park and much more! 

Reconnect Sunday-Worship at 9 & 11 am, Sept. 8

Reconnect Sunday

Reconnect Sunday

September 8 | 9:00 and 11:00 am
9:00 am ~ Contemporary Worship
11:00 am ~ Traditional Worship

Kick off the fall with Reconnect Sunday. This year, Wellshire  will focus on gathering Around the Table and welcoming all. Learn about all the ways you can be involved this year at the Christian Education Open House at 10:00 am.

Neighbors Around the World: Europe ~ Aug. 11

Neighbors Around the World: Europe

Join us for worship this Sunday, August 11 in the Chapel at 9:00 or 11:00 am as we conclude our summer series. Rediscover how to be a neighbor to those around the world and worship with global music.

On Sunday August 11 we celebrate the continent of Europe. Worship with the sounds of Europe at 9:00 and 11:00 am.