This Sunday at Plymouth: February 25, 2018 

February 20, 2018

Sunday, February 25, 2018 Second Sunday in Lent

Worship Services at 9 am & 11 am

Scripture: Mark 8:31-38 

Joys, Concerns, Events and Announcements

This Week in Black History  In 1942, a mob of more than 1000 white people riots outside public housing projects in Detroit to prevent black families from moving in.

Undoing Institutional Racism People’s Institute holds spaces for Plymouth members and friends for the Undoing Institutional Racism Workshops held monthly. Next training is March 22-23 at Plymouth. Please contact Diane Jacobsen by March 1 to register: Scholarships available. 

Sign Up Now for Men's Retreat! All Plymouth men are invited to attend the Men’s Retreat, Friday, March 2 to Sunday, March 4. The optional silent retreat, an excellent way to ease into the retreat, begins Thursday evening. Standard: Silent, $42/Weekend/$132/Combo, $164. Over 62: Silent, $40/Weekend, $124/Combo, $154. Scholarships are available; contact Rev. Steve Davis or Jennifer Castle. Sign up online here, in person this Sunday, or stop by the church office.

Anne Lamott Returns April 8 Author Anne Lamott returns this spring to speak about life, faith and matters of the heart, 7:30 pm, Sunday, April 8, at Benaroya Hall. Plymouth partnered with Northwest Associated Arts to purchase premium seats, the Hall’s center first four rows. Tickets are $65/each ($10 per ticket benefits Plymouth missions and is tax deductible).Purchase tickets online here or with check in the church office (specify Anne Lamott 2018). 

A Night of Celtic Music Award-winning Irish tenor and Celtic Thunder lead singer Emmet Cahill will be in concert at University Christian Church in Seattle on Friday, February 23 at 7:30 p.m. Emmet will perform songs from his debut orchestral album, “Emmet Cahill’s Ireland,” which went to number one on the Amazon, iTunes and Billboard World Music charts and offers the very best of the traditional Irish repertoire. Song selections include "Danny Boy," "An Irish Lullaby," "When Irish Eyes are Smiling" and more. Emmet’s concert will also feature Broadway standards ("This Is The Moment," "Music Of The Night," "Bring Him Home"), nostalgic favorites ("Moon River," "On the Street Where You Live") and hymns, plus an occasional operatic aria that will showcase his classical vocal training received at the Royal Irish Academy of Music. Tickets may be purchased at the door or online at To receive a 10% discount, use code IRELAND2018 (all caps) when purchasing tickets online. University Christian Church is located at 4731 15th Avenue NE in Seattle.  

The Justice Leadership Program, affiliate of the national Young Adult Service Communities Network, seeks motivated young people ages 21-35 for an 11-month internship beginning in September 2018. Interns learn community organizing and political advocacy working full time at a Seattle-based nonprofit, while living in intentional community and serving a local congregation. Direct inquiries to, and apply online today

Justice Leadership Jubilee is filling its next cohort of volunteers, who serve part-time for six to nine months at a local organization working for structural change toward social justice.. Jubilee is a program for individuals seeking a deeper analysis of systemic injustice, and a desire to strengthen the connection between faith and justice in a cohort of their peers. Previous year's organizational partners included Puget Sound Sage, 350 Seattle, and the Church Council of Greater Seattle.  Find our application online here

Have Fun with Kids on Sundays Kindergarten through 5th grade invites volunteers to help with projects on Sunday mornings!

Like to Bake? Consider bringing a dozen or more of your favorite goodies for Hospitality Hour. Your contribution will be greatly appreciated and enjoyed by all. 

Our prayers are with...

David Allen, Gus Bowman, Dianne Carlill, Pam Dorrance, Tony Fabela, Jackie Fouts (mother-in-law of Al Wallace), Ann Guthrie, Lucian Guthrie, Michael Kaid, Rosetta Kastama, Jim Kelley, Anne Kiemle, Jo Kimball, (Mother of Cory Maclay), Doris Leavens, Martha Lindley (Sister of Helen Gorsuch), Bob Mitchell, Scott Paul, Susie Rose, Doris Schaefer, George Schmidt, Shawn Smith

Our Hearts are with...

We grieve with family and friends of Catherine Colwell, who passed Sunday, Feb 11. A service celebrating her life will be held 2pm, Saturday April, 28 at Plymouth UCC.

A memorial service for Donna Stirton will be held 2 pm Saturday, March 10, at Plymouth Church UCC.

A memorial service for Hank Perry will be held 2 pm Saturday, March 17, at Plymouth Church UCC.

Warren Wahlborg Celebration of Life will be held 4 pm, Saturday, March 24, at Fauntleroy UCC Fellowship Hall, 9140 California Ave SW

Our hearts are with the family and friends of Jonathan Maher on the one-year anniversary of his brother-in-law’s passing.

We are with the family and friends of Marlene Falkenbury on the one-year anniversary of her passing.


Topics: Church Life, Events



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