PJ’s Page – The month of November is bookended by two wonderful holidays: All Saints Day and Thanksgiving. One is a religious observance (All Saints) and the other is a secular, national holiday. They are, however, tied together. The saints of our community, those living and those whose presence we miss on this earth, have […]
PJ’s Page – Five hundred years ago this month, Martin Luther started a reformation that changed the course of history. Because of him, there is a Protestant church in all of its forms, and of course, there is the Lutheran Church. This month we will celebrate the Reformation in a variety of ways, from movie […]
PJ’s Page – At our August Council meeting, Raj shared a devotion that reminded him and us that there are many exciting new ministries being birthed in this place! The months ahead surely hold much to be excited about….groundbreaking for 59 units of affordable housing for families, the ministry of our intern, Vicar Laura, some […]
PJ’s Page – “The joy and terror of being human is that we are called upon to love strangers.” ~Sherman Alexie These words were spoken at our daughter’s commencement ceremony at Seattle University. They captured my attention right away, for they are also at the heart of Jesus’ teachings. I’ve been considering Sherman […]
PJ’s Page – While weeding in our front yard the other day, I saw a bit of pink poking through the spent purple blossoms and green leaves of the lilac bush. Upon taking a closer look, I found a small, but beautiful rhodie in full bloom tucked behind the large lilac bush. The soft pink […]
Worship servers are scheduled on the 15th of the preceding month by Pastor Julie. If you have dates when you do NOT wish to be scheduled, please let her or the office know before the 15th. If there is a scheduling conflict, please find a substitute from among the additional names on the schedule.