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Events at University Presbyterian Church

Stock the Shelves Food Drive
Sundays through November and December
Donate non-perishable food items to the barrels in the Foyer to stock the shelves at the University District Food Bank.

Adult Education Classes

Sundays beginning January 4, 10am, Calvin Lounge
Join us for a strong scriptural look at justice in the book of Micah. Class is taught by Helen and Peter Anderson.

For more info on weekly topics, click here.

Questions? Becky, 206.524.7301 x408

Soul Train(ing) Life Skills Workshop

Thursdays, January 8, 15, 22, 29 | February 5, 12, 19, 26
Led by Pastor Courtney Grager
Want to go deeper on your spiritual journey?  Feeling a bit stuck in your relationships with others? This new year, take a journey on board the Soul Train to deepen your relationships and develop life-giving skills to love others and yourself well. You’ll be equipped to share your own story of faith in a small group setting. Space is limited. $30 with books, $5 without. Download the application form here.

Life of the Beloved by Henri Nouwen
Gifts of Imperfection by Brené Brown

Class Schedule:
Week 1   Beloved—Claiming the Truth 
Week 2    Blessed—Your Unique Soul Shape
Week 3    Broken—Befriending Your Scars
Week 4    Bestowed—A Gift for Others 
Week 5    Communication and Listening
Week 6    Boundaries—You Need 'Em
Week 7    Conflict—Yours, Mine, or Ours?
Week 8    Listening to the Holy Spirit
Week 9    Telling My Story

Questions? Becky, 206.524.7301 x408

Share Hope with Shadia
Sunday, January 11, 12–1pm, Calvin Lounge
What does it mean to be a peacemaker abroad, serving others and bringing God's shalom into a place of great unrest? Born and raised in Mazareth, Shadia Qubti will share about her work with Israeli and Palestinian youth. Get a firsthand glimpse of hope in the Holy Land, and learn how to get involved.

Brandon, 206.524.7301 x214
Learn more here

Winter Prayer Retreat
Saturday, January 17, 9am–1pm, Calvin Lounge
Rev. Lee Seese from Mt. Baker Presbyterian Church will lead us on this half-day retreat. We will discuss practical ways to fit prayer into each day, each life stage, and each liturgical season. 

Suzanne, 206.524.7301 x560

The Hunger Banquet
Thursday, January 22, 6–8pm, 270s
Bring your kids, your family, and your friends to the Hunger Banquet table and engage in the global issues of poverty and hunger. We will share a meal that reflects world food distribution and discuss the challenges others in the world face. It's a real-world way to engage all ages in the challenges of food and hunger. Register online by January 16.

Dani, 206.524.7301 x192

Designed for Intimacy Marriage Series 2015
Guidance for Growing Together
January 24 | February 21 | March 21
5:30–8:30pm in Geneva Hall, dinner and childcare included.
$120 for all 3 evenings
$40 per couple, per night
Explore the joys and struggles of married life as Steve and Lisa Call present Designed for Intimacy, a marriage conference that gives relationships prompting for growth, togetherness, and communion with God. The conference includes relevant topics including communication, conflict, dreams and demands, family ties, forgiveness, and sex.

Click here to register
Sarah, 206.524.7301 x149

Belong at UPC

Belong to the great work God is doing at our church and in the world
Wednesdays, February 4 & 11, 7–8:30pm
Class leads into Lent, followed by a discipleship series after Easter. 
The church is a place to belong, grow, and serve, to the glory of God. Join our new membership class, open to newcomers and those already active at UPC.

Click here to register
Questions? Suzanne, 206.524.7301 x560

Our core values:
    • Alive in Christ: Called to be passionately committed to a local church, where we find spiritual health and opportunity for growth.
    • Alive Together: Called to share life together (Romans 12:4-5), encouraging  building up one another up in faith, praying for one another, and learning and serving together.
    • Living for the World: Called to be the body of Christ in our world, we serve in a local church that God is using to impact the world.

Men's Weekend Retreat
Friday, February 27–Sunday, March 1, 2015, Island Lake, Poulsbo
Men of all ages 18 and older: Save the date for a weekend of rest, reflection, and connection, along with plenty of activities to choose from. Have fun spending time with other guys while learning and growing in your faith. $140; register by February 8, 2015.

Click here to register
Questions? Charlie, 206.524.7301 x146

The Gathering
Sundays, 7pm, Geneva B
Join this new group that gathers to sing worship songs, reflect on the day’s sermon, and pray together. All ages welcome. Have dinner in Larson, then join us! Led by UPC elders.


Parish Nurse Office Hours
1st & 3rd Fridays, 13pm, Outreach Office, 1st floor
Parish Nurses are available to assist with health concerns, check blood pressure, provide health information, refer to community resources, and provide spiritual support. They are also available on 4th Sundays in Larson Hall for questions and blood pressure checks.

Parish Nurse Hotline, 206.524.7301 x579

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