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Vintage Adults – Seattle Chinese Garden Tour

Friday, June 16 Join the Vintage Adults for a garden tour of the Seattle Chinese Garden located at South Seattle Community College (6000 16th Ave. SW Seattle). It is “one of the largest Chinese gardens” outside of China…. Read More


Pentecost Wear red, orange, yellow, or purple on Pentecost Sunday, June 4. Learn more about Pentecost.

Staff Change

To the First Church community: In June I will be starting a new job, and my last day as the Director of Communications and Outreach at First Church will be Sunday, June 11. I have enjoyed working with… Read More

Pax Christi Yoga Summer 2017 Schedule

Yoga Summer Schedule Yoga class will meet on Saturday, May 27 and then take off for June and July. Join us again on Saturday, August 5th. Have a peaceful summer!

Retirement Celebration for Rev. Moe

Please join us on Sunday, June 4 for a retirement celebration for Rev. Sharon Moe. We will share together in a special worship service at 10:30 a.m. in the First Church Sanctuary, and gather in the Fellowship Hall at 12 p.m. for a luncheon… Read More

Celebration and Gift for Pastor Austin

Sunday, June 11 It is with sadness that we prepare to say goodbye to Pastor Austin next month. We have been blessed to have him in our community here at First Church. He has provided inspiration through his dedication to… Read More

May Lunch and Learn with Emily Wright

My name is Emily Wright. I am a second year law student at Seattle University, and a member of SU’s chapter of the International Refugee Assistance Project (IRAP). As part of my work with IRAP, I spent my… Read More

Mortgage Reduction Update

First Church Giving Reduces Mortgage Principal by $100,000 Thanks to the generosity of many First Church members and friends who supported the Seeds to Branches campaign, and more recent Mortgage Reduction campaign, the congregation has made an additional… Read More

Rev. Moe’s Response – Judicial Council

Friends, Analyses, opinions, and conjecture abounded last weekend, when the United Methodist Judicial Council rendered its decision on the questions before them in re: the election, consecration and assignment of Bishop Karen Oliveto by the Western Jurisdiction of… Read More

Pride and Faith April Potluck

Join us on Saturday, April 29 at 7:30 p.m. Scott Knowles is hosting this month. He’s reserved the rooftop lounge at his West Seattle home for us to enjoy. This month’s food theme is Italian. Scott will provide… Read More