Grounded in faith.
Working for justice.

Working for peace and justice in our fractured world can be a hard and lonely road.

But as we come together in unity, across congregations and organizations, the way opens up. As we support each other and seek answers together, we find understanding and courage, by the grace of God.

The Church Council of Greater Seattle strengthens the Christian community on this path… by seeking common ground, fostering interdependence and giving voice to the way of Jesus in the public square.

 

Call for Support for Bellevue Men’s Shelter

We ask for your advocacy regarding an upcoming vote on a permanent men's shelter in Bellevue. The Bellevue City Council has been deliberating whether or not to implement the shelter for over two years. Situated right next to a King County Public Health Clinic and the...

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Standing with the Jewish Community

The Church Council stands in solidarity with the local and national Jewish community and denounces acts of anti-Semitism. An attack on one because of their religion is an attack on all of us. We share two statements below, one from the Mercer Island Clergy Association...

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Standing with the Sikh Community

Below is a sign-on letter for religious leaders that the Church Council plans to present to the Sikh community on Saturday, March 11 at the Community Unity Rally held from 11 a.m. - 1 p.m. at Kent Lutheran Church. As you feel called, please sign onto the letter. As...

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Upcoming Events

Apr
26
Wed
7:00 pm Special Bread for the World Event @ University Congregational United Church of Christ
Special Bread for the World Event @ University Congregational United Church of Christ
Apr 26 @ 7:00 pm – 8:45 pm
Special Bread for the World Event @ University Congregational United Church of Christ | Seattle | Washington | United States
Please join Bread for the World’s Local Group for a workshop with Bread for the World’s Western Regional Organizer Clark Hansen. Clark’s presentation will center on the latest developments concerning the U.S. federal budget as[...]
May
3
Wed
6:30 pm Bridging the Divide: Constructiv... @ Keystone United Church of Christ
Bridging the Divide: Constructiv... @ Keystone United Church of Christ
May 3 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Learn to confidently engage conflict and have constructive conversations; and specific techniques to assess, initiate and hold difficult conversations. Geared toward people who are feeling stuck, alienated or reactive when talking with loved ones, friends[...]
May
11
Thu
7:00 pm Diana Butler Bass – Gratitude an... @ The Well @ Queen Anne United Methodist
Diana Butler Bass – Gratitude an... @ The Well @ Queen Anne United Methodist
May 11 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Diana Butler Bass - Gratitude and Love: Sustaining Powers for Resistance @ The Well @ Queen Anne United Methodist | Seattle | Washington | United States
Noted Christian historian, author, and speaker Diana Butler Bass will join The Well once again, this time to explore how gratitude and love are necessary and sufficient powers that sustain people for resistance. All are[...]