Good News

Below find articles from our monthly The Good News newsletter.

Parish Nursing – Mental Health

People attend church for many reasons: to worship God and to learn about Jesus, to fellowship, to attend social events, to have a feeling of belonging, and to some because it is the rock in their lives to which they cling. Most attend church for all of these reasons. This …

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Community Meal Serves Prayer and Food

Personal Stories from a Treasured Family   Thanks for prayers for housing. It came true. Thank you and thank our Lord. Those were words from Boston Billy’s prayer request on May 6. For almost 2 years, Community Meal volunteers had been praying Billy through many difficult times. Because his “home” …

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Jesse’s Jottings: Swimming Against the Stream

Pinks. Oncorhynchus gorbuscha is the scientific name for the smallest and most plentiful of the Pacific salmon family. After spending about eighteen months in the ocean feeding, they move into the Strait of Juan de Fuca. Continuing south they will either turn north to British Columbia or turn south to …

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Congregational Assessment Tool Summary

Congratulations West Side, your participation in the Holy Cow! Congregational Assessment Tool (CAT) was off the charts! Our stated goal was to reach a response rate of at least 80% of average worship attendance. In the end more than 279 of you participated. This means the data collected is solidly …

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