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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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Upcoming Events

Sep
20
Wed
5:00 pm Human Services Candidates Forum @ Miller Community Center
Human Services Candidates Forum @ Miller Community Center
Sep 20 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Seattle Human Services Coalition Candidate Forum. The 2017 election year will bring a woman Mayor to Seattle for the first time in 91 years. This and other City of Seattle candidate races will be an[...]
Sep
21
Thu
7:00 pm Rita Nakashima-Brock Moral Inju... @ The Well at Queen Anne United Methodist Church
Rita Nakashima-Brock Moral Inju... @ The Well at Queen Anne United Methodist Church
Sep 21 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Rita Nakashima-Brock  Moral Injury & Soul Repair @ The Well at Queen Anne United Methodist Church | Seattle | Washington | United States
Rita Nakashima Brock, Rel. M., M.A., Ph.D., is a noted theologian who has lectured all over the world. As Co-Founder of the Soul Repair Center, Dr. Brock has become an internationally recognized expert on the[...]
Sep
22
Fri
6:30 pm Eat with Muslims – Dinner & One-... @ St. James Episcopal Church
Eat with Muslims – Dinner & One-... @ St. James Episcopal Church
Sep 22 @ 6:30 pm
Eat with Muslims - Dinner & One-Act Play @ St. James Episcopal Church | Kent | Washington | United States
You are invited to an Eat With Muslims dinner & one act play called One Cup of Tea. EWM & St. James Episcopal Church of Kent, are in collaboration of this play about friendship and cultural differences.[...]
Sep
26
Tue
7:00 pm The Moral and Political Obligati... @ University of Washington Law School, Rm. 133
The Moral and Political Obligati... @ University of Washington Law School, Rm. 133
Sep 26 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where there is torture there has always been resistance to it. Without resistance there is no counter-force to the torturing state. In the post-9/11 era, resistance has taken many forms: dissent from individuals within the[...]
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[...]