Sponsored: Weaving our Strengths Conference, 10/3

Written by Kristina Alvarado
August 28, 2015

Seattle University's School of Theology and Ministry is proud to sponsor?Weaving Our Strengths?once again! Join the Church Council of Greater Seattle for this?day-long conference of fellowship, inspiration, and skill-building to strengthen local churches? efforts for the common good.?

Saturday, October 3 ?| ?8:00am-4:00pm
University Congregational UCC ?| ?4515 16th Ave. NE, Seattle

The day includes worship, two sessions of workshops, a resource fair, a celebration of the Gertrude Apel Pioneering Spirit Awardees, and an opportunity to weave together what we?ve learned through small group conversations. Workshop themes include worship, church management, tending the spirit, and social justice, including racial reconciliation, environment, homelessness, and human trafficking awareness. Last year, over 200 people from 15 faith traditions, and at least 57 congregations gathered for this transformative day of learning, sharing, and fellowship. We hope you and your community can be a part of it!

$40 Early Bird rate through Monday, August 31
$55 for Individuals
$25 Students

Group Rates are $175 for up to 5 people and $275 for 6 ? 10 people.
Scholarships offered. Childcare available by reservation
For more information and registration, click here.?

New this year, join us for a kick-off concert with Carrie Newcomer! Quaker singer/songwriter Carrie Newcomer ?asks all the right questions and refuses to settle for easy answers? (Rolling Stone).
Friday, October 2 ?| ?7 p.m.
University Congregational UCC?
$15 tickets are available as an add-on to conference registration or separately via Brown Paper Tickets

For more information contact the Greater Church Council at 206.204.3853 or info@thechurchcouncil.org