CALENDARS: MAY 2018 calendar
CHURCH NEWSLETTER: MAY 2018 newsletter
Homework Helpers Wednesdays at 6:30pm
Homework Helpers is Wednesdays at 6:30pm. If you are interested in participating but can’t come every week, please come at least once a month. The kids and parents are so appreciative, and this is a wonderful opportunity to help them succeed!
Fill My Cup Community Coffee House is on hiatus through August
Enjoy Fair Trade coffee or tea, desserts and supper! The ping pong table is up, we have comfy chairs for relaxing, plus board games, conversation, free wi-fi and music. Kid-friendly with a supervised preschool playroom area for little ones if you’d like. Enjoy the connection of community with neighbors and friends, and enjoy an easy-on-the-wallet afternoon/night out. Everyone is welcome. All are welcome—bring your friends!
Adult Sunday School
We meet in the Upper Room at 11:30am Sundays.
Next Haller Lake Music Series concert: Saturday, May 19, 7:30pm
Seattle’s premier forte pianist, Tamara Friedman, joins forces with violinist Stephen Daniels and internationally acclaimed dramatic soprano Dolores Holt to perform an evening of chamber music by Schubert, Schumann, and Brahms. Ms. Friedman will play on a magnificent 1830s-style Viennese grand fortepiano. Your freewill donations fund these concerts. Thank you for your generosity.
For more information, please go to our music series website.
Meridian Street cleanup on Saturday, May 19
Our next Meridian Street cleanup is Saturday, May 19. We start at 9:00am in the church parking lot and finishes by 11:00am. Please bring a traffic vest and garden gloves if you have them. Please sign up in the Friendship Room, talk with any Service Team member, or call our office during the week at 206-362-5383 if you’re interested in pitching in.
Help distribute food at North Helpline Food Bank on Saturday, June 30
Meet there at 9:30am, or at 9:10am at church to carpool. Food bank donations can always be left in the grocery cart outside the Friendship Room. All non-perishable items are welcome, including paper products and food wrap as well as food!
PFLAG meeting monthly at HLUMC
On the fourth Tuesday of every month we welcome PFLAG, Parents and Friends of Lesbians and Gays. This peer support group began in 1972 and is now worldwide, working to advance equality.
Give to disaster relief efforts
The United Methodist Committee on Relief (UMCOR) is working with disaster coordinators and early response teams to provide relief to the many people whose lives have been impacted by hurricanes Harvey, Irma, and Maria, and other disasters.
To support efforts in U.S. states and territories, give to U.S. Disaster Response Advance 901670.
To give to non-U.S. territories in the Caribbean, and to empower other efforts around the globe, please donate to International Disaster Response Advance #982450.
Make your checks payable to Haller Lake UMC with the Advance number in the memo line and we will send all contributions to UMCOR. 100% of your designated donation to UMCOR goes directly to relief work.
To donate online, visit UMCOR’s website.
Pastor Austin’s sermons are available online
If you miss Sunday worship, listen to Pastor Austin’s sermons from our website.
The church and pastor have new email addresses