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

Community Job Announcements

We share the following job announcements from our community. If you have an announcement you'd like us to consider posting, email Ann. Job Announcements Wallingford United Methodist Church is a church of 150-200 members and friends that celebrates diversity, affirms...

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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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A Message in Solidarity with our Muslim Neighbors

Our Executive Director, Michael Ramos, wrote the following Message in Solidarity with Our Muslim Neighbors: The group called “Act for America,” an anti-Muslim organization with national chapters, considered a hate-group by the Southern Poverty Law Center, is holding a...

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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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Upcoming Events

Jun
30
Fri
all-day Hopes Realized, Dreams Derailed @ Spaceworks Gallery
Hopes Realized, Dreams Derailed @ Spaceworks Gallery
Jun 30 – Aug 17 all-day
Hopes Realized, Dreams Derailed @ Spaceworks Gallery | Tacoma | Washington | United States
Immigration: Hopes Realized, Dreams Derailed is a multimedia exhibition about immigration and detention on display at the Spaceworks Gallery. Curated by art critic Susan N. Platt and mural artist David Long, the exhibit addresses the[...]
Sep
16
Sat
7:00 pm Jim Wallis: Race, Privilege and ... @ McCaw Hall at Seattle Center
Jim Wallis: Race, Privilege and ... @ McCaw Hall at Seattle Center
Sep 16 @ 7:00 pm
Jim Wallis: Race, Privilege and the Bridge to a New America @ McCaw Hall at Seattle Center | Seattle | Washington | United States
The Treacy Levin Center Presents Jim Wallis: Race, Privilege and the Bridge to a New America; a lecture, panel discussion and Q&A with Jim Wallis, New York Times best-selling author, editor of Sojourners magazine, theologian and social[...]
Sep
30
Sat
8:00 am Weaving Our Strengths Conference... @ University Congregational UCC
Weaving Our Strengths Conference... @ University Congregational UCC
Sep 30 @ 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
Weaving Our Strengths Conference: For Such a Time as This @ University Congregational UCC | Seattle | Washington | United States
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 the common good. This[...]
Oct
1
Sun
12:30 pm CROP Hunger Walk – Seattle @ Green Lake UMC or Alki UCC (W. Seattle)
CROP Hunger Walk – Seattle @ Green Lake UMC or Alki UCC (W. Seattle)
Oct 1 @ 12:30 pm
CROP Hunger Walk - Seattle @ Green Lake UMC or Alki UCC (W. Seattle)
CROP Hunger Walks are a movement to end hunger around the world, especially in vulnerable communities who must journey for basic resources. As an initiative of Church World Service (CWS is a refugee resettlement and[...]