THIS WEEK @ CCMI: Through October 14

October 9, 2019










Thursday, October 10

10:30 a.m.     Women's Bible Study
6:00 p.m.       Bible Study
7:30 p.m.       Choir


Friday, October 11

12:00 p.m.     Memorial Service Setup

Saturday, October 12


8:00 a.m.      Women's Breakfast

                       Hosted by: Suzanna & Elta

9:30 a.m.       Quilters
2:00 p.m.       Bryan Cairns Memorial Service

Sunday, October 13

10:30 a.m.    Worship
11:45 a.m.     Facilities Trustees
11:45 a.m.     Worship & Arts


CCMI Events





Thank you to everyone that celebrated the new installation of our solar panels. Do you want to see how much electricity our solar panels are generating? Download the SolarEdge Monitoring app to your phone!
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Bryan Cairns Memorial Service
October 12th
2:00 p.m.




Led by Earth Ministry board members Rev. Marilyn Cornwell and Rev. Terry Teigen, and Earth Ministry member Dr. Francie Rutherford, our discussion will offer a process for navigating what the future holds. We’ll begin the work of equipping ourselves by naming our grief, seeing with new eyes, and taking steps to embody the active hope Macy and Johnstone envision. Please join us!

Register for this event at


 Alaska Suite
A story of beauty, loss and hope
Saturday November 2
7:30 p.m.

The Alaska Suite features a five-piece chamber jazz ensemble performing the original music of Seattle pianist and composer Nelda Swiggett.  But this is not just a concert. The performance engages the power of artistic expression — live music, spoken words, images and poetry — to connect audiences deeply and emotionally to the scientific realities of climate change. Ultimately a story of hope, the performance leaves audiences inspired to take action.





Paul Romppanen    13-Oct






Community and UCC Events



Weaving Baskets - Weaving Our Stories
October 12
1 p.m. - 5 p.m.
Suggested donation is $50

Basket weaving is one of the oldest crafts known – but it is so much more than a cool craft! It is a wonderful way to connect the ordinary with the sacred as you notice the parallels with weaving and our life's journey.  The act of weaving creates a space to share our stories and realize that we are connected - woven together in lots of different ways.Join Kaila Russell at Tolt Congregational Church in Carnation.  No weaving experience is needed, just willing hands and heart. This workshop is an opportunity to learn more about yourself and experience your story in a profound way. You will also have a beautiful basket, woven by you, to remind you of this step on your journey. 



The Sophia Way Luncheon
October 15
12:00 p.m. (Registration open at 11:00 a.m.)

Last call to save your place at the Sophia Way Luncheon October 15th at the Bellevue Hyatt Regency.  While the luncheon is complimentary there will  be the opportunity to make a donation to this wonderful organization that has been so effective since it’s founding 10 years ago helping homeless women.  Either call The Sophia Way (425-463-6285) to make your reservation at Jane Nelson’s table or by emailing her ( and she will happily make your reservation for you.  Then let Jane know that you are coming. The Sophia Way is one of CCMI’s Social Outreach projects.



SUNDAY, October 13

Dick and Marilyn Campbell

Brian and Karen Comstock

Diane Calvert
Bob Wiley


Anyone wishing to serve as a greeter, usher, or Communion server, please contact Carol Sanders or the Church Office



Tuesday 8-1
Wednesday 8-1
Thursday, 8-1
Friday, 8-1


Tuesday evening (Down Center)
Wednesday evening (Sanctuary)
Thursday morning (Down Center)
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