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Everett Community College 2000 Tower St, Everett, WA, United States

Gain new resources and support, and spend time learning from and networking with churches from every corner of Western Washington!

Daughters of the King Retreat

Dumas Bay Conference Center 3200 SW Dash Point Rd, Federal Way, WA, United States

Come join Daughters of the King at Dumas Bay Center with other women for an informative program. See you there!

$225

Composting Workshop

Saint Mark's Cathedral, Seattle 1245 10th AVE E., Seattle, WA, United States

Learn about composting basics at home and how to use compost in your home garden from the City of Seattle and Nurturing Roots Farm.

Climate Conversations

Online

All are welcome to join Climate Conversations, on the second Thursday of every month, hosted by Saint Mark’s Creation Care Ministry, held on environmentally-friendly Zoom.

Feast of St. Philip the Deacon & St. Simon

St. John's | San Juan, Olympia 114 20th Ave SE, Olympia, WA, United States

Join the PNW Chapter of UBE for a liturgy and potluck celebrating St. Philip the Deacon and St. Simon the Ethiopian Eunuch.

Holy Hikes – November

Dash Point State Park, Federal Way

Gather for a hike along the waterfront at Dash Point State Park, followed by a community meal at Church of the Good Shepherd, Federal Way - spend some time together outside!

“Discerning Call” with Killian Noe

Saint Mark's Cathedral, Seattle 1245 10th AVE E., Seattle, WA, United States

Killian Noe, founder of the Recovery Café Network, explores ways to discover how we listen for call in our lives in this hybrid (in person and Zoom) Wednesday evening forum.

Civil Rights Pilgrimage Info Session

Online

Bring all your questions and curiosities about the October 2024 diocesan Civil Rights Pilgrimage to this Zoom info session!

A Visit from Taizé!

Epiphany, Seattle 1805 38th Ave, Seattle

Join us at Epiphany, Seattle for a beautiful candlelit evening of prayer, chant, contemplation and conversation as we welcome Brother Emile from the Community of Taizé in France!

Climate Conversations

Online

All are welcome to join Climate Conversations, on the second Thursday of every month, hosted by Saint Mark’s Creation Care Ministry, held on environmentally-friendly Zoom.

Questioning Together + Compline

Saint Mark's Cathedral, Seattle 1245 10th AVE E., Seattle, WA, United States

Join in for a conversation with young adults and Brian Sellers-Petersen on how food practices can reflect Christ in how we cultivate diversity and stewardship, support the land, and nourish mind, body and spirit.

The Philadelphia Eleven

Saint Mark's Cathedral, Seattle 1245 10th AVE E., Seattle, WA, United States

The compelling new documentary, The Philadelphia Eleven, which tells the story of the first women ordained priests in The Episcopal Church, will be screened at Saint Mark's Cathedral on Wednesday evening, November 15.

High School Youth Weekend Retreat

St. George, Maple Valley 24219 Witte Rd SE, Maple Valley, WA, United States

All high school youth in the Diocese of Olympia are invited to a fun weekend away at St. George in Maple Valley!

$30

Ditty Bag Stuffing Day

St. John the Baptist, Seattle 3050 California Ave SW, Seattle

Join the Seattle Seafarers Center's annual community event to stuff holiday gift bags for international merchant seafarers.

The Episcopal Church at COP28

Online

Follow the important climate justice work The Episcopal Church is doing at COP28 – where they are encouraging us not just to “think globally and act locally” but to Think and Act: Globally and Locally.

Womanist Midrash & Biblical Interpretation with The Rev. Wil Gafney, Ph.D.

Saint Mark's Cathedral, Seattle 1245 10th AVE E., Seattle, WA, United States

Womanist Biblical scholar The Rev. Wil Gafney, Ph.D. will lead a Saturday seminar on Womanist Midrash, exploring the complexity of scripture and importance of translation as she interprets the Hebrew Biblical tradition of women prophets and leaders.

$65

Ordinations to the Transitional Diaconate

Saint Mark's Cathedral, Seattle 1245 10th AVE E., Seattle, WA, United States

By the grace of God and the people consenting, The Most Rev. Melissa Skelton, Bishop Provisional of Olympia, will ordain six new transitional deacons: Phillip Lienau, Theresa L. Newell, Lisa Bozarth Ozaeta, Martin William Pommerenke, III, Myra Ryneheart Corcorran, and Robert Gary Stevens, your prayers and presence are invited.

Friends Talking: Life in Palestine in This Time of War—Dean Thomason and Palestinian Priest Fr. Fadi Diab in Conversation

Saint Mark's Cathedral, Seattle 1245 10th AVE E., Seattle, WA, United States

At this special Sunday forum Fr. Fadi Diab, Rector of St. Andrew’s Anglican Church in Ramallah in the West Bank, will join Dean Steve from Ramallah over Zoom to discuss the current situation on the ground in Palestine, how the war is impacting our Christian siblings in the Holy Land, and how the prospect of peace can still be held in the face of such challenges.

Civil Rights Pilgrimage Info Session

Online

Bring all your questions and curiosities about the October 2024 diocesan Civil Rights Pilgrimage to this Zoom info session!

Climate Conversations

Online

All are welcome to join Climate Conversations, on the second Thursday of every month, hosted by Saint Mark’s Creation Care Ministry, held on environmentally-friendly Zoom.

Winter Camp

Camp Huston 14725 Ley Rd, Gold Bar, WA, United States

Kick off your winter break at Camp Huston's youth event for ages 8 to 16!

Holy Hike: December

Tolmie State Park, Olympia

Come to the final Holy Hike of 2023 as we commemorate the Winter Solstice at Tolmie State Park, Olympia, this Saturday, December 23, at 10:00 am.

Online Gathering for Clergy Serving Small Congregations

Online

The challenges and joys of serving small congregations are unique. We want to begin regular conversation and resourcing for clergy serving our smaller congregations with a zoom gathering January 10 at 2:30 pm. There are many ways to define “small” for a congregation. It might mean clergy is not full time, or Average Sunday attendance is less than 75, or the congregation struggles to make ends meet because of budget shortfalls. If you consider your congregation to be “small,” this

Climate Conversations

Online

All are welcome to join Climate Conversations, on the second Thursday of every month, hosted by Saint Mark’s Creation Care Ministry, held on environmentally-friendly Zoom.

Questioning Together and Compline

Saint Mark's Cathedral, Seattle 1245 10th AVE E., Seattle, WA, United States

Join a discussion with other 20s30s about the roots of Mysticism, Celtic Spirituality, and how the Mystics practiced a spirituality rooted in discovering the indwelling Divine in all creation with The Rev. Canon Jennifer King Daugherty.

Debrief of COP28 with The Rev. Dr. Lisa Graumlich

Saint Mark's Cathedral, Seattle 1245 10th AVE E., Seattle, WA, United States

Hear about the activities and outcomes of the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP28) with The Rev. Dr. Lisa Graumlich.

Civil Rights Pilgrimage Info Session

Online

Bring all your questions and curiosities about the October 2024 diocesan Civil Rights Pilgrimage to this Zoom info session!

Forma: Faith Formation Conference

Online

Experience the annual Forma conference, a chance for all who work in faith formation - staff, volunteers & clergy - to experience the latest in methods, perspectives and practices.

$120

Sacred Ground Dinner

Saint Mark's Cathedral, Seattle 1245 10th AVE E., Seattle, WA, United States

Calling all Sacred Ground alumni and participants: grab some dinner, connect, and help us with Concert for the Human Family!

Concert for the Human Family

Saint Mark's Cathedral, Seattle 1245 10th AVE E., Seattle, WA, United States

You're invited to the Concert for the Human Family: an inspiring collaboration between award-winning musicians and church leaders who believe in the power of music and storytelling to foster Beloved Community.

Clergy Conference

Kitsap Conference Center at Bremerton Harborside 100 Washington Ave, Bremerton, WA, United States

This in-person conference, taking place at the Kitsap Conference Center at Bremerton Harborside, will focus on opportunities for us to connect with each other, dedicated time to connect with ourselves, and time with The Most Rev. Melissa Skelton, our Bishop Provisional.

Climate Conversations

Online

All are welcome to join Climate Conversations, on the second Thursday of every month, hosted by Saint Mark’s Creation Care Ministry, held on environmentally-friendly Zoom.

Holy Quiet: Contemplative Retreat for 20s & 30s

Archbishop Brunett Retreat Center at Dash Point 4700 SW Dash Point Rd, Federal Way, WA, United States

Experience a weekend of peace, prayer and self-care with young adults from across the Episcopal Diocese of Olympia.

$125

Creating a Safety and Security Ministry

Blaine Memorial Methodist Church, Seattle

Watching Over the Flock: Building Safety Ministries - Startup and new material for existing teams.

$50

Questioning Together and Compline

Saint Mark's Cathedral, Seattle 1245 10th AVE E., Seattle, WA, United States

Join in for discussion with 20s30s and Dean Steve Thomason on the relationship between money and Christian life with young adults. This conversation will be facilitated.

Creation Care Presentation

Saint Mark's Cathedral, Seattle 1245 10th AVE E., Seattle, WA, United States

A hopeful presentation about the global movement to decarbonize the building industry, from Andrew Himes, Director of Collective Impact for the Carbon Leadership Forum (CLF) at the University of Washington.

Civil Rights Pilgrimage Info Session

Online

Bring all your questions and curiosities about the October 2024 diocesan Civil Rights Pilgrimage to this Zoom info session!

Circles of Color Retreat

Rainbow Lodge, North Bend

Circles of Color, the Diocese of Olympia's ethnic ministries, invites diocesan members of color for a weekend of connection, visioning, and time together at Rainbow Lodge!

Practicing the Presence of God Retreat

St. Andrew's House 7550 E. State Route 106, Union, WA, United States

Join St. Andrew's House for Practicing the Presence of God with Paul Rietmann.

$375

Climate Conversations

Online

All are welcome to join Climate Conversations every month, hosted by Saint Mark’s Creation Care Ministry, held on environmentally-friendly Zoom.

Congregation Leadership Conference

St. Margaret's, Bellevue 4228 Factoria Blvd SE, Bellevue, WA

Join other clergy and congregational leaders for the Congregation Leadership Conference - a combination of plenary sessions and breakout workshops.

Questioning Together + Compline

Saint Mark's Cathedral, Seattle 1245 10th AVE E., Seattle, WA, United States

Join in for an exploration of Anglo-Catholicism with The Rev. Canon Linzi Stahlecker to explore theological themes with a focus on the sacraments, the importance of beauty, and a legacy of social justice.

Service of Lament & Healing: In Honor of Nex Benedict

St. Peter's, Seattle 1610 S. King St, Seattle

Join the Circles of Color and St. Peter's, Seattle for a service of lament and healing in honor of Nex Benedict, a transgender teen who died after being assaulted at his school earlier in February.

Advocacy Training Day

St. John's | San Juan, Olympia 114 20th Ave SE, Olympia, WA, United States

Get some church friends together for an exciting hybrid event designed to equip congregations in public policy, civic discourse, and election engagement!

Mideast Focus Film Series

Online

Join The Episcopal Bishop’s Committee for Justice and Peace in the Holy Land for their 2024 film series focused on critical issues regarding Palestine and its people.

Celebration of New and Mutual Ministry

Christ Church, Tacoma 310 N K St, Tacoma, WA, United States

You are invited to a Celebration of New and Mutual Ministry, with the welcoming of The Reverend Maria Gwyn McDowell, PhD, as the 19th Rector of Christ Episcopal Church, Tacoma.

Chrism Mass

St. Andrew's Lutheran Church, Bellevue 2650 148th Ave SE, Bellevue, WA, United States

Clergy are invited to join colleagues from around the Diocese of Olympia, and our siblings in Christ of the Southwestern Washington Synod and the Northwest Washington Synod of the ECLA, for this service. This is a significant liturgy among ordained leaders of the Church.

Congregation Leadership Conference

Online

Join other clergy and congregational leaders for the Congregation Leadership Conference - a combination of plenary sessions and breakout workshops.

Climate Conversations

Online

All are welcome to join Climate Conversations every month, hosted by Saint Mark’s Creation Care Ministry, held on environmentally-friendly Zoom.

Questioning Together + Compline

Saint Mark's Cathedral, Seattle 1245 10th AVE E., Seattle, WA, United States

Join for a conversation to explore what it means to practice Evangelism as Episcopalians with Bishop Melissa Skelton and other young adults.

Let Your Alleluias Rise

First Lutheran Church of Richmond Beach

Let Your Alleluias Rise, a program of readings and musical offerings for Eastertide in support of The Compline Choir’s August 2024 pilgrimage to England

Let Your Alleluias Rise

Emmanuel, Mercer Island 4400 86th Ave. SE, Mercer Island

Let Your Alleluias Rise, a program of readings and musical offerings for Eastertide in support of The Compline Choir’s August 2024 pilgrimage to England.

Cathedral Day 2024: Pilgrimage to Your Cathedral

Saint Mark's Cathedral, Seattle 1245 10th AVE E., Seattle, WA, United States

Cathedral Day is a “family reunion” for Episcopalians from across western Washington. It’s a time for connecting across congregations and experiencing all your cathedral has to offer. This year’s Cathedral Day celebrates the idea of pilgrimage, with Saint Mark’s serving as your sacred destination.

Sober Spirituality

Diocesan House 1551 10th Ave E, Seattle, WA, United States

Come explore a mindful relationship with alcohol with author/spiritual director/coach/priest The Rev. Erin Jean Warde and other young adults.

Climate Conversations

Online

All are welcome to join Climate Conversations every month, hosted by Saint Mark’s Creation Care Ministry, held on environmentally-friendly Zoom.

Affordable Housing Groundbreaking

St. Luke's, Seattle 5710 22nd Ave NW, Seattle, WA, United States

Join City Officials, non-profit groups, development partners, and the leadership of the Diocese of Olympia in the official ground-breaking for 84 units of family affordable housing at St. Luke's in Ballard.

A Cathedral’s Complicity in Redlining and Restrictive Covenants

Saint Mark's Cathedral, Seattle 1245 10th AVE E., Seattle, WA, United States

Learn more about Seattle’s unique civil rights history and racial segregation and consider how church communities have responsibility to honestly face the historical practices of redlining and restrictive covenants and respond in just ways in our time.

Updates on Affordable Housing at Saint Mark’s

Saint Mark's Cathedral, Seattle 1245 10th AVE E., Seattle, WA, United States

Join Saint Mark's Vestry leadership and Affordable Housing Committee to learn more about the project plans to redevelop the St. Nicholas School site on the Cathedral Campus.

Climate Conversations

Online

A monthly Climate Conversation, on Zoom only, about everyday things we can do to make a difference and care for Creation.

Ordinations to the Priesthood

Saint Mark's Cathedral, Seattle 1245 10th AVE E., Seattle, WA, United States

By the Grace of God and the people consenting, The Most Rev. Melissa M. Skelton, Bishop Provisional of the Episcopal Diocese of Olympia, will ordain Phillip Lienau, Theresa Newell, Lisa Ozaeta, Martin Pommerenke, Myra Ryneheart Corcorran, and Robert Stevens to the Order of Priests.

World Refugee Day 2024

William C. Warren Building Auburn, WA, United States

Join the Diocese of Olympia's Refugee Resettlement Office and Lutheran Community Services to celebrate World Refugee Day!

Juneteenth Liturgy & Potluck

Saint Mark's Cathedral, Seattle 1245 10th AVE E., Seattle, WA, United States

Join the Circles of Color for a special liturgy and BBQ potluck as we celebrate freedom, history, and the gifts of our Black/African American community!

Counselor Training

Camp Huston 14725 Ley Rd, Gold Bar, WA, United States

Counselor Training is a fantastic opportunity for any 16 years or older who want to be a camp counselor or simply would like to have more leadership development!

$630

Israel – Palestine Today and Tomorrow

All Saints, Vancouver 2206 NW 99th St., Vancouver, WA, United States

On the ground in Palestine: View photos and hear stories that the news isn't reporting about the Israeli/Gaza War.

Hybrid Forum with Palestinian Priest Fr. Fadi Diab

Saint Mark's Cathedral, Seattle 1245 10th AVE E., Seattle, WA, United States

Fr. Fadi Diab, an Anglican priest at St. Andrew’s Parish in Ramallah, Palestine, will join us once again on Sunday morning via Zoom to share a report of life in the West Bank in these extremely difficult times.

An Evening with Lifelong Climate Activist Bill McKibben

First United Methodist Church, Seattle Denny Way, Seattle, Washington, United States

Join Third Act Washington members and friends, climate justice activists, faith-based creation care groups, and concerned citizens for a talk followed by Q & A with the renowned climate activist, author, and founder of Third Act.

Summer Camp 2024

Camp Huston 14725 Ley Rd, Gold Bar, WA, United States

Camp Huston's summer 2024 registration is open! Discovery Camps, Mini Camp, and International Discovery Camp all have space available! Bring a friend and join the fun at Camp Huston.

$498

Sacred Spaces: Summer at Saint Mark’s

Saint Mark's Cathedral, Seattle 1245 10th AVE E., Seattle, WA, United States

From Monday, July 8 through Sunday, August 18, Saint Mark's Cathedral will be open at special times for quiet contemplation, self-guided and docent-led tours, live music recitals, art experiences, and special events.

Summer Cathedral Choir Camp (K-8th graders)

Saint Mark's Cathedral, Seattle 1245 10th AVE E., Seattle, WA, United States

The St. Mark's Cathedral Choir Camp welcomes all children, regardless of church affiliation, who are
interested in singing beautiful music in the striking cathedral setting, and making friends
while growing as musicians and children of God.

$175 – $325

Holy Hike!

St. Andrew's, Aberdeen @ Makarenko Park 1498 Stanford Drive, Cosmopolis, WA, United States

Join us for a Holy Hike in Makarenko Park near Aberdeen.

High School Choir Camp

Saint Mark's Cathedral, Seattle 1245 10th AVE E., Seattle, WA, United States

The St. Mark's Cathedral High School Choir Camp welcomes all youth, regardless of church affiliation, who are interested in singing beautiful music with their peers in the striking cathedral setting, while growing as musicians and people of God.

$325

A Holy Waste of Time Retreat

St. Andrew's House 7550 E. State Route 106, Union, WA, United States

Young adults in their 20s & 30s are invited to join us for our annual, end-of-summer, weekend retreat at beautiful St. Andrew's House.

$50 – $95

Ora et Labora Retreat

St. Andrew's House 7550 E. State Route 106, Union, WA, United States

Join St. Andrew's House for Ora et Labora: Work & Pray Retreat.

$150

Civil Rights Pilgrimage

Atlanta, Montgomery, Selma, Birmingham, Memphis

All are welcome to join The Rev. Canon Carla Robinson, The Rev. Canon Britt Olson, and The Rev. Bryon Hansen in October 2024 for a transformative 10-day civil rights pilgrimage from Atlanta to Memphis!