“Virtual Worship” is being substituted for sanctuary in-person worship, during the COVID-19 pandemic, see the welcome page for weekly links to this “in-home” adventure!
Looking for the zoom links?
(full articles below these):
Clicking on these links on a smartphone or computer will take you directly to the ZOOM meeting space (at the appointed time):
Evening Vespers/First Sunday Communion at 7:00 PM* (FIRST Sundays of each month only)
Tuesday 10:00 AM – “Coffee Hour”*
Wednesday 6:30 PM – BIBLE STUDY – “THE WAY: Following the Footsteps of Jesus”
*For alternate methods of joining each meeting, see the separate articles below
THE UPPER ROOM
A FREE online version of the Upper Room is available, click this link: The Upper Room. This is available to us because our church subscribes and gets hard copies of the booklets. These are available at the church building. If for some reason you haven’t gotten one yet, or prefer to get the online version, then use the link above.
“The Way” – A Bible Study
by Adam Hamilton
Wednesdays 6:30 – 7:30 PM
We have begun a new study “The Way: Walking in the Footsteps of Jesus” in which we will begin each lesson with a video set in an appropriate place in the Holy Land, and follow Jesus to these places. The focus is on the life and teachings of Jesus, drawing on history, archaeology, and the geography of the Holy Land.
Preparing for each week:
January 13 – Read the Prologue: John the Baptist and Jesus, AND
Chapter 1 – Baptism and Temptation
(Jordan River and the Wilderness)
January 20 – Chapter 2 – The Healing Ministry (Capernaum)
January 27 – Chapter 3 – Proclaiming the Kingdom (The Mountains)
February 3 – Chapter 4 – Calming the Storm (The Sea of Galilee)
February 10 – Chapter 5 – Sinners, Outcast and the Poor (Samaria)
Beginning on February 17 we will start our Lenten Study: “The Last Week” by Marcus Borg and John Crossan.
Here is the link to use to join the ZOOM class on an internet enabled device, smartphone or computer - https://greaternw.zoom.us/j/93573921173 - We will be able to screen share if there is a video, so calling in without video gives you less advantage, though you could still hear the video, and would be welcome to listen in.
Additional ways to connect:
One tap mobile +12532158782,,93573921173# US (Tacoma)
Dial on any regular phone (landline) +1 253 215 8782 (Tacoma), then enter when prompted: Meeting ID: 935 7392 1173
First Sunday – EVENING VESPERS
A short communion service
One thing that we miss when our worship is not live is communion. Join Pastor Karla on the first Sunday of each month, NEXT SERVICE on February 7 at 7:00 PM for a LIVE communion service on zoom .
One thing you need to note! You’ll need to plan ahead enough to bring your own bread and beverage!
Zoom links: for computers and internet capable phones: https://greaternw.zoom.us/j/92992582756 One tap mobile: +12532158782,,92992582756# US (Tacoma) or for a regular landline phone, which is like joining a conference call (audio only) dial: 1-253-215-8782 (Tacoma), tap in the Meeting ID: 929 9258 2756 when prompted. (I hope you’ll all join me for this!!)
Want to see and talk to other church friends (and the Pastor) in person? Even though we are physically distanced we can be socially and spiritually close. Follow the link on Tuesdays at 10:00 AM for “Coffee Hour.” If you miss the sharing that happens during the Prayers of the People, or if you miss the “Coffee Hour” that would normally happen weekly after worship – perhaps this can help replace those. We share what’s happening in our lives, joys, concerns, and we pray together. SEE MORE WITH LINKS TO THE ZOOM CALL
The Friendly Caller – January 2021
Here is a copy of the Friendly Caller for this month – ENJOY!
Reimagining Life Together
– Chehalis Stage 2 PLAN:
Here is our Plan for Stage 2 of our gradual plan to reopen the church building, and in-person activities – this is the stage in which we are currently operating: