Fall Worship Times

Beginning Sunday, September 9

Traditional: 8:30am & 11:45am
Contemporary: 10am & 5pm


Esther, Queen of Persia

Sundays, September 9–October 14, 10am, Calvin Lounge

Esther is one of the most interesting and most heroic figures in Scriptural history. Rising from seeming obscurity, through an unusual series of events, to become Queen of Persia, she emerges as the instrument of God to deliver her people from an ancient holocaust. Join us for six weeks of engaging study led by Bill Simmons.


UPC Small Group Facilitator Trainings

Sundays, September 23 at 11:30am, Calvin Lounge

Hosting a small group this Kindred season? Come to this final facilitator training and get prepared. Questions? Email Brandon.


Experience Missions

Kickoff, Sunday, September 23, 11:45am–12:45pm, Geneva

This week in EM: join us as we make hope kits for the homeless. Grow in faith together as we serve our neighbors each Sunday. This group will feature speakers from our Urban Partner organizations, hands-on service projects, and exposure to ongoing opportunities outside UPC.


Holy Land Task Force: Movie Showing

Wednesday, September 26, 7pm, Knox Parlor

Join the Holy Land Task Force for a showing of "1948 Creation and Catastrophe," a documentary about the most pivotal year in the most controversial conflict in the world. Through riveting and moving personal recollections of both Palestinians and Israelis, this recently released film tells the story of the establishment of Israel as seen through the eyes of the people who lived it. 


Caregivers: You Are Not Alone

Thursdays, Sept. 27–Nov. 1, 1–3:30pm

Do you care for an adult loved one with a chronic illness or disability? This free six-week series, “Powerful Tools for Caregivers,” will equip you to care for yourself as you care for others. Registration required. Karen, 425.438.0452 or Marsha, 206.522.0183 


To God Be the Glory Concert

Saturday, September 29, 2:30pm, Sanctuary

Please join us for a concert featuring musicians of University Presbyterian Church and the Calvin Presbyterian Church Strings. No admission charge, a freewill offering will be taken. Sponsored in partnership with the Seattle chapter of the American Guild of Organists.

Thelma Strand & Hannah Byun, organists
UPC String Ensemble
UPC Flute Ensemble
Byron Ellis, soloist
Bob Davies & Jenifer U, piano/organ


Youth at UPC

Fall gatherings start again in September!

The Rock (middle schoolers) meets for Sunday School this fall, starting up again September 9. Wednesday Rock kicks off with a BBQ on September 19. Learn more about all that's going on this fall on the youth page!

The Edge (high schoolers) meets on Wednesdays this fall, starting with a BBQ on September 19! Learn more. Learn more about all that's going on this fall on the youth page!


Fall Youth Retreats you won't want to miss!

November 2–4: Middle Schoolers and High Schoolers are invited to this full weekend of games, fellowship, and fun! Friends are invited!

The Rock (middle schoolers): Warm Beach Camp & Conference, $150*

The Edge (high schoolers): Miracle Ranch, $160*

*scholarships available for families who need it


MOPS: Registration Open Now

Tuesdays, October–May, 9:30–11:30am

Online registration is now open! We welcome mothers with a child or children age 0–5 years to build a Christian community together and share the joys and challenges of raising young ones. MOPS meets 1st, 3rd and 5th Tuesdays of the month, starting October 2.


Path from Poverty Harambee Gala

Saturday, October 6, 6–9pm, The Mountaineers

Join us for dinner and a silent auction to support women and families from Kenya on their path from poverty, toward fulfillment of their talents and dreams. Early-bird tickets are on sale now! 


Kindred Fall 2018

October 14–November 18

This fall we are embarking on a new initiative with our Kindred partners, Evangelical Chinese Church and Damascus International Fellowship. Join us as we journey together as One Church for six engaging weeks of study, conversation, service, worship, and pulpit exchanges. For the full schedule of events and to find ways to get involved, visit


Young Adults

Sunday Night Fellowship (& more)

Are you a 20 or 30-something looking for community? Plug in this summer with our Young Adult community. Stay up-to-date on all the exciting events happening soon. 


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