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.

 

No one’s status as a human being is ever temporary

For the 2,500 Nicaraguans with Temporary Protected Status (TPS) who have been residing in the United States since 1998, their humanity now has a deadline in the eyes of the Department of Homeland Security: January 5, 2019. The Acting Secretary of the Department of...

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“Much needed antidote to despair”

Much needed antidote to despair. That's how one participant described our Weaving Our Strengths Conference held on September 30th at University Congregational Church. The day was full of connecting - through music and worship, seeing old...

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Responding to Shooting in Sutherland Springs

The Church Council of Greater Seattle expresses its deep sorrow upon hearing of the mass shooting at the First Baptist Church of Sutherland Springs, Texas. We share our condolences and prayers with the members of the church and the entire community of Sutherland...

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Upcoming Events

Nov
16
Thu
all-day Social Justice Film Festival @ Throughout Seattle
Social Justice Film Festival @ Throughout Seattle
Nov 16 – Nov 21 all-day
Social Justice Film Festival @ Throughout Seattle | Seattle | Washington | United States
This year’s theme for the Social Justice Film Festival is The #Resistance. There will be special evenings devoted to climate change, immigration, and Black Lives Matter. Disability rights, prisoner justice, Native American rights, austerity, campaigns[...]
Nov
22
Wed
7:30 pm Interfaith Thanksgiving Service @ Temple B'nai Torah
Interfaith Thanksgiving Service @ Temple B'nai Torah
Nov 22 @ 7:30 pm
Interfaith Thanksgiving Service @ Temple B'nai Torah | Bellevue | Washington | United States
For over 30 years, congregations in the Lake Hills area of Bellevue have entered into a Covenantal relationship of support which focuses on our shared vision of a sacred and affirming community. We worship, learn[...]
Dec
1
Fri
12:00 pm Festival of the Nativities @ The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints - Bellevue South Stake Center
Festival of the Nativities @ The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints - Bellevue South Stake Center
Dec 1 @ 12:00 pm – Dec 10 @ 9:00 pm
Festival of the Nativities @ The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints - Bellevue South Stake Center | Bellevue | Washington | United States
Come enjoy over 550 crèche displays from around the world, family activities, and musical performances, including a Messiah Sing-a-long on Sunday, December 3rd at 7 p.m. The Festival is from 12 noon – 9 p.m. each[...]