News, Action Alerts, Statements, Speeches, Litanies & More

Rest In Peace Charleena Lyles

The Church Council of Greater Seattle offers our prayers of condolence, love and solidarity with the family and friends of Charleena Lyles.  We stand with our partner agency, Solid Ground, in seeking justice and accountability for this tragedy. Solid Ground CEO Gordon...

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Accepting Nominations for Apel Awardees

Who inspires you in our community? Who is a creative and courageous leader? What individual or congregation/organization has made a significant impact in the areas of racial justice and reconciliation, affordable housing and confronting homelessness, immigrant justice...

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We’re Hiring!

Join our team! The Church Council is hiring for an Immigrant and Refugee Accompaniment Organizer. This position will deepen and broaden work linking immigrant and refugee communities with access to housing, services and advocacy opportunities, as part of faith and...

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Standing with our Muslim Neighbors

We realize there has been a lot of changing information about this Saturday, June 10th, and an upcoming rally (now at Seattle City Hall plaza, 600 4th Ave.) by Act for America, which is recognized by Southern Poverty Law Center as a hate group, along with some...

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Hon. Mike Lowry Remembered & Celebrated

The Church Council of Greater Seattle shares its deep sorrow at the passing of the Honorable Mike Lowry, champion of the marginalized and the environment. We share our condolences with his wife, Mary, daughter, Diane, sister Suellen, and the many people who worked and...

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GiveBIG – May 10

It's here! The GiveBIG season is upon us. And, yes, the Church Council of Greater Seattle is participating. GiveBIG (May 10) is a one-day community online give-a-thon. This year, the Seattle Foundation selects donations made through non-profits' profiles on the...

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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

Jul
1
Sat
4:00 pm Building Powerful Communities: S... @ Seabeck Conference Center
Building Powerful Communities: S... @ Seabeck Conference Center
Jul 1 @ 4:00 pm – Jul 4 @ 1:00 pm
Building Powerful Communities: Shattering Oppressive Systems with Love @ Seabeck Conference Center  | Seabeck | Washington | United States
The 59th Annual Fellowship of Reconciliation Pacific Northwest Regional Seabeck Conference. Come for 3 days of learning and sharing, renewal and fun, and explorations into the power of nonviolence – how it can be used[...]
Jul
9
Sun
2:00 pm MAPS-MCRC Free Legal Clinic @ Muslim Association of Puget Sound
MAPS-MCRC Free Legal Clinic @ Muslim Association of Puget Sound
Jul 9 @ 2:00 pm
Muslim Association of Puget Sound’s Muslim Community Resource Center offers a Free Legal Clinic quarterly. At the clinic, you will have an opportunity to receive a 30-minute consultation with a legal expert. Make an appointment
Sep
30
Sat
8:30 am Save the Date: Weaving Our Stren... @ University Congregational UCC
Save the Date: Weaving Our Stren... @ University Congregational UCC
Sep 30 @ 8:30 am – 4:00 pm
Save the Date: Weaving Our Strengths Conference @ University Congregational UCC | Seattle | Washington | United States
Save the Date for the Fourth Annual Weaving Our Strengths Conference put on by the Church Council of Greater Seattle. Weaving Our Strengths is a day-long conference of fellowship, inspiration, and skill-building to strengthen local churches’ efforts for[...]