January 16, 2018
Sunday, January 21, 2018 Third Sunday after Epiphany
Services at 9 am & 11 am
Scripture: Jonah 3:1-5
"The Gift of Second Chances"
Joys, Concerns, Events and Announcements
Volunteers Needed to set up and clean up at the Annual Meeting, January 28. Please call the church offrice if you can help.
Invitation to Mount Zion Our complimentary annual Prayer Breakfast takes place 9-11 am Saturday, January 27, in the Jessie L. Shields Fellowship Hall, Mount Zion Baptist Church, 1634 19th Ave, Seattle. Please RSVP to ycarr@MountZionSeattle.org or 206.322.6500.
Free Citizenship Workshop You can get free help applying for U.S. citizenship. Saturday, February 3, Exhibition Hall at Seattle Center (301 Mercer St). A team of volunteer attorneys, paralegals and interpreters will help with citizenship applications. Not eligible for citizenship? Volunteer attorneys will offer free immigration legal consultations. For more information, call 206.386.9090. Sponsored by Seattle Office of Immigrant and Refugee Affairs.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org, and apply online today. Priority deadline is February 15 -- please spread the word!
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. Reply to this message with any questions; find our application online here.
Dear Plymouth Congregational Church, The work that we are able to do is because of you. Your funding has improved the lives of so many people! Thank you for your generous support! -Warmly, Pilgrim Africa
Broadview Community United Church of Christ, 325 N. 125th Street, Seattle, WA 98133 invites applications for the position of Office Administrator. This is a permanent, part-time position (15 hours per week) that works closely with the pastor to support congregational worship, outreach and building use. For more details, please send a letter of interest and resume to Pastor Gary Southerton, email@example.com. No phone inquiries please.
Have Fun with Kids on Sundays Kindergarten through 5th grade invites volunteers to help with projects on Sunday mornings!
Get Moving at clogging class, 6 pm Wednesdays. Free parking in Plymouth UCC garage! All are welcome! Questions? Email or call me, I would LOVE to tell you more! firstname.lastname@example.org -Diane Jacobsen
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), John Maher, Marylou Maher, Scott Paul, Hank Perry, Susie Rose, Doris Schaefer, George Schmidt, Shawn Smith, Mona Terry, Virginia Thomson (Mother of Doug James)
A service to celebrate the life of Connie Wentzel will be held 2 pm Saturday, January 20, at Plymouth.
Our prayers are with Jan Fitzpatrick and family on the recent death of her mother, Marjorie Olmsted.
Josie Ann Kaiton, daughter of Jennifer and Nelson Kaiton and granddaughter of Jon and Ann Palmason, will be baptized into our community Sunday, January 28, during the 11 am service in the Sanctuary.