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Thank you for making it the night of the century!

Thank you for making it the night of the century!

On the night of Saturday June 1, 2019, over 200 people gathered in the sanctuary of Plymouth Church to celebrate the difference we have made together over the past 100 years, since our founding in 1919. Together, we witnessed messages of hope, challenge, joy, and...

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Announcing the Prophet of Justice Award Recipients

Announcing the Prophet of Justice Award Recipients

In celebration of the Church Council’s 100th Anniversary, The Together Difference, we announce the recipients of the first-ever Prophet of Justice awards.  These awardees have embodied the organizing, advocacy and leadership to which the Church Council aspires as we...

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Join us for a community celebration!

Join us for a community celebration!

Please join us for a Community Celebration of 100 years of making a difference together as the Church Council of Greater Seattle on Saturday, June 1, 2019 at Plymouth Church. We will gather as communities brought together by the work of faithful justice. Across...

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Showing up, together

Showing up, together

Please join us for a Community Celebration of 100 years of making a difference together as the Church Council of Greater Seattle on Saturday, June 1, 2019 at Plymouth Church. We will gather as communities brought together by the work of faithful justice. Across...

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Celebrating 100 Years of The Together Difference

Celebrating 100 Years of The Together Difference

As a Japanese child interned with his family at a concentration camp in Idaho in 1942, lifetime activist and Seattle icon Yosh Nakagawa discovered the solidarity and unity that baseball and team sports brought to him and his community there, a relationship which...

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Upcoming Events

Mar
8
Fri
all-day Excluded, Inside The Lines @ The Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience
Excluded, Inside The Lines @ The Wing Luke Museum of the Asian Pacific American Experience
Mar 8 2019 – Feb 23 2020 all-day
Uncover the history of redlining and its impacts through individual stories. Beginning with the exclusion of Native people from Seattle, follow the ongoing confluence of interconnected financial, environmental, physical factors that have plagued people of[...]
May
31
Fri
all-day Warren Pope: Blood Lines Time Li... @ Northwest African American Museum
Warren Pope: Blood Lines Time Li... @ Northwest African American Museum
May 31 – Sep 8 all-day
Warren Pope: Blood Lines Time Lines Red Lines @ Northwest African American Museum | Seattle | Washington | United States
Warren Pope: Blood Lines, Time Lines, Red Lines is an abstract art exhibition that examines the historical and contemporary realities of redlining and displacement. Pope’s art explores matters of systemic inequities. With a minimalist style, Pope[...]
Aug
24
Sat
10:00 am Homeless Remembrance Project Lea... @ Mary's Place / Gethsemane Lutheran Church
Homeless Remembrance Project Lea... @ Mary's Place / Gethsemane Lutheran Church
Aug 24 @ 10:00 am
This “Leaves of Remembrance” dedication and reception is during the 10 a.m. Mary’s Place Saturday Service. Story-sharing over lunch to follow! These beloved community members will have leaves placed: Taylor Vreeland; Rose Foster; Arnette Adams;[...]
Aug
27
Tue
1:30 pm Homeless Remembrance Project Lea... @ Recovery Café
Homeless Remembrance Project Lea... @ Recovery Café
Aug 27 @ 1:30 pm
Recovery Cafe is a new leaves dedication site, inheriting nineteen leaves from the now-closed Dutch Shisler Sobering Center*, along with new Leaves for Sol Smith and Farhan Karshe. * William “Bill” Burns; Terri Bigelow; Suzanne[...]
Sep
19
Thu
5:00 pm Human Services Candidates Forum @ Seattle World School
Human Services Candidates Forum @ Seattle World School
Sep 19 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Human service providers raise up issues important to us, the communities we serve, and all who strive toward a just and thriving community. The forum includes the two candidates for each race in the City[...]