Church Council Receives NWIRP Award

The Church Council of Greater Seattle is honored to be awarded this year’s Northwest Immigrant Rights Project’s Outstanding Community Partner Award at their Evening of Justice at Wing Luke on Thursday, October 25. As NWIRP describes, “From the moment we... Read more...

Welcome, Allison! Welcome Back, E!

This fall, the Church Council welcomed Allison Trezona to our organizing staff through the United Church of Christ’s Justice Leadership Program – and welcomed back Erica N. West for a second year, through the same program. Allison recently finished a year as a Young... Read more...

“Congregational Connections” is a quarterly e-publication by the Church Council of Greater Seattle, offered to all congregations in the King County and south Snohomish County areas as a means of sharing stories, information, and solidarity in this blessed... Read more...

In Memoriam: Dr. Hubert G. Locke

Our community lost a force for justice with the recent death of Dr. Hubert G. Locke. Locke was a scholar, activist, mentor, mediator, and advisor to public leaders across many disciplines. Locke’s life of service to the common good began as a minister in Detroit. As... Read more...

Update: Supporting Asylum Seekers

Detained asylum seekers, many of whom have been separated from their children, have started to be released from the Tacoma Northwest Detention Center, after they were transferred there from the SeaTac Federal Detention Center Facility. However, their release does not... Read more...