Welcome to Faith Lutheran Church!
We are an intentionally inclusive community proclaiming a warm welcome to people of every race, nationality, gender, sexual orientation, age and ability into all aspects of our church life. We invite you to participate in our vibrant ministry of worship, education, fellowship and service. Whether you are visiting for the first time or are a member here, it is our privilege to welcome you and to gratefully accept the unique gifts you bring to this day.
Come as you are, all are welcome!
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MENTAL HEALTH & SPIRITUALITY SPEAKER
Forefront: Innovations in Suicide Prevention with Sue Eastgard
CLICK HERE to see a powerpoint from the November 9th session on suicide. It deals with learning how to recognize the risk factors and warning signs; and what to do when we see those signs -- Things all of us need to know.
Sunday, November 16
7:00 p.m. in the Library
Let's Talk About Healthy Aging and Caregiving
This informational discussion will cover a variety of issues faced by elders and those who love them. Maintaining mental health can be especially difficult when individuals face illness, grief, loss of independence, memory impairment, and other challenges. This guided discussion will cover topics of interest to attendees including:
Kathryn Johnson, Ph.D., ATR, GMHS is a licensed psychologist, art therapist, and geriatric mental health specialist. She has over 20 years of experience working with older adults in both psychiatric and medical facilities. Kathryn is a Psychologist at The Everett Clinic and serves as the Medical Director of Psychosocial Services at the Providence Regional Cancer Partnership.
November 30 After the 10:30 service
Please join us for our annual craft festival. Have a bite of lunch (soup and bread potluck) before making your Advent wreath, creating a new craft or an old favorite, shopping at the free trade goods table, or choosing a foster teen to support from the Giving Tree.
Barb Sharkey is coordinating crafts and will be contacting potential helpers soon. Thank you in advance to anyone who would like to help.
CHRISTMAS AT FAITH
December 14 After the Sunday School Christmas Pageant
Many volunteers are needed to assist in making this time honored event happen; including set up the day before, providing cupcakes, helping during the brunch, and cleanup. Please contact Ellen Murray or the church office for more information or to volunteer.
SIGN UP SHEETS ARE IN THE NARTHEX
PUGET SOUND BLOOD CENTER
November 17 at
Faith Lutheran Church
1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.
Sign up sheet in the Narthex
MARK YOUR CALENDARS
Regularly Scheduled Events
- Wednesday Bible Studies
10:00 am in the Library - study next Sunday's lectionary. 7:00 pm in the Library
Every Wednesday from 10:00 am until 2:00 pm in the Quilting Room. Bring a sack lunch.
Thursdays at 7:30
- Ruth Circle
Third Thursday of each month, 12:00 noon - 2:00 pm in the Library.
- Mary-Martha Circle
Second Monday of each month at 7pm (meet in member's homes)
- Cook for the Center
Second Thursday of each month, 1 pm in the Kitchen
- Men's Fellowship Breakfast, Bible Study, Work Party
Third Saturday of each month. 8am in the Social Hall.