Nominating Committee Report for Congregational Meeting

2017 Elected Leaders for The United Churches of Olympia (Nominations have an *) Council members: 2018      Moderator Dana Leavitt 2018      Vice-Moderator vacant until next year 2017      Clerk Amanda Scott* 2017      Treasurer Cynthia Cook* 2017      Volunteer Coordinator __________________________*  2017      Mindy Robertson 2017

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November 9 – Here we are.

As a pastor who leads this congregation, I feel as though I must say something about the outcome of this election though I am fairly speechless. I am disheartened and I am sad. The race for the White House was ugly. I believe that it exposed things about us, the

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EASTER’S GOOD NEWS

  Christmas, as a holy day, is a lot easier for many “progressive” Christians in this day and age to celebrate than Easter. This may be partly because of the contrasting imagery. The principal Christmas image of Jesus is a newborn baby lying in a manger surrounded by placid domesticated

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Community Discussion on Racism

Join us on Sunday evenings as we discuss the book “Waking Up White” and various models on understanding racism. The Community Discussion is led by Tom Womeldorff, PhD, Member of the Evergreen State College Faculty. We meet in the Chapel from 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM each Sunday evening through November

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