An open and
affirming church
where you are
whether you are a
believer, a
seeker or a

As an open and
affirming congregation,
we celebrate our diversity in religious background, sexual orientation, race, and abilities.

University Congregational United Church of Christ
4515 16th Ave. N.E.
Seattle, WA 98105-4201

Office (206) 524-2322
Fax (206) 524-0602

Office Hours:
Mon.-Fri. 9 a.m.-4 p.m.
Sunday 8:30-Noon

For pastoral emergencies, please call or text a pastor at
(206) 445-3378,

24 hours a day,
seven days a week.

Close-In Parking Available

If you have mobility issues and must park close to the church in order to attend Sunday morning worship, please call the church office at (206) 524-2322 by noon on Friday to reserve a spot. Parking places are reserved on a space-available basis.   

Interested in joining our church?

Follow this link to join our Inquirer's Class.   

Our Vision

Imagine love and justice...
Jesus did, we do. Come join us. 



Sunday, August 24, 2014 

Eleventh Sunday in Ordinary Time


Peter Ilgenfritz  


Imagine Love and Justice: To Reject the False Gods of Society


Exodus 1:8-2, 10; Matthew 16:13-20


Narthex and lounge are inaccessible due to pew storage during sanctuary construction.

   9:00 a.m.

New Member Joining Group

Adult Christian Education

   Discovery Bible Class

   Inviting Silence

10:00 a.m.


Infant Care

Early Childhood Christian Education

Elementary Special Sermon Time &
  Special Project Time

11:15 a.m.

Popsicles on the Playground

11:30 a.m.

Worship & Music Board

Wayfinding Signage Committee

UCUCC Taizé Community Summer Services

The Taizé Community at UCUCC is centered around a meditative mid-week service of chants, silence and communion. June begins our 2014 summer schedule. Wednesdays, 6 p.m.: June 18, July 16 and August 20. We will resume our normal weekly schedule on September 17, 2014. We extend our communion and strengthen our support for each other with a supper of soup and bread, at 6:45 p.m., after our service in the Chapel. Visitors are always welcome! Contact Ginger Warfield for more information:   

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How to contact us  

Do you have questions, or would you like to speak with a minister? Call us at 206-524-2322 or e-mail us at


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Send articles to The deadline is every Tuesday at noon.


To submit to Church and Home
Send articles to Signed submissions must have a contact phone number and be no more than 100 words for notices of events and 350 words for articles. They may be edited or shortened. Church and Home is now a monthly publication (was biweekly) with deadlines now on the 15th of each month at noon. 


Web page submissions
If you have requested inclusion of information on the church’s web pages, please be mindful of its shelf life and ask to have it removed in a timely way (unless the end date is obvious). Thank you. 


Weekly email update
We offer a weekly email update about activities and events in the life of the congregation. To sign up, please send a request to That weekly update is also available by mail for those without a computer. Please let the church office know if you would like to receive the weekly update by mail.


Change of address?
Send us an email to let us know your new mailing address, telephone number and/or your email address.

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Church Activities 

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Taizé Summer Service
August 20, 2014

Sunday Worship Service
August 24-September 7, 2014

“Epiphany and the Call to Advocacy” Exhibit
August 24-September 7, 2014

Noisy Offering
August 31, 2014

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Food Packing
September 7, 2014

Senior Retreat
September 29-30, 2014

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Weaving Our Strengths
October 4, 2014

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Imagine Campaign Updates

Lecture Series

Seabeck 2014

Senior Retreat

Sunday Mornings

August Special Offering

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