Faith leaders, ministers, pastors, youth leaders, interested individuals, church leadership councils, outreach teams, social justice teams, mission teams, worship teams? you?re all invited!
Seattle University?s School of Theology and Ministry is a proud sponsor of the Church Council of Greater Seattle?s upcoming ?Weaving Our Strengths? day-long conference of fellowship, inspiration, and skill-building to strengthen local churches' efforts for the common good. The day will provide worship, workshops, a resource fair, the Apel Awards, and Connection Caf?. We would like you to be a part of it!
Learn more about the event, including the terrific line-up of workshops from local high-caliber faith leader presenters, the schedule, and more on the event website, here. Share the Facebook event here as well!
Saturday, October 4? |? 8:30am-4:00pm
University Congregational UCC Church? |? 4515 16th Avenue NE, Seattle 98105
Scholarships offered. Childcare available upon reservation.
Early bird registration (through August 29): $35
Regular Registration: $50
Student Registration: $25
Group Rates available, see below
Register here!? |? or by calling Ann at 206.525.1213 x105
Bring a Group! ?
We encourage groups to take advantage of as many of the workshop offerings as possible, to build shared capacity, and to help implement new learnings.
Group Rates: ?
Up to 5 people: $150????????? ?
6-10 people: $250
Nominate a community champion!
We are accepting nominations for the annual Gertrude Apel Pioneering Spirit Awards, honoring a congregation and an individual who embodies Rev. Apel's spirit of groundbreaking, faith-filled justice making. Learn more about the award and nominating here. Deadline for nominations is Friday, August 29.
Spread the word!
Invite your friends, neighbors, congregation members, colleagues, etc. Forward this email, or check out the toolkit of spread-the-word options available on our website here.? Bring home new ideas and opportunities to your church. Build new collaborations within neighborhoods and across the region. Come join hearts, hands, and minds to weave together a strong church community serving the common good.
About the Church Council of Greater Seattle:
Our mission is to create a diverse community of churches and individuals who respond to the Gospel of Jesus Christ by building relationships of unity while working collaboratively for the common good. We partner with interfaith, community, and government organizations in our collective work for the common good. Learn more about us and our efforts at www.thechurchcouncil.org.