Weddings at Wayside

Wayside is a wonderful place for a wedding. The sanctuary is set in a beautiful, forested area, and the outside lawns or fellowship hall allow for receptions. If you are interested in renting the facility, please contact our office manager Robbie Gilchrist. Phone: 253-838-0915 Email: office@waysideucc.org

One Great Hour of Sharing

Every year, Wayside receives a special offering during Sunday worship services for One Great Hour of Sharing (OGHS). Through the UCC’s One Great Hour of Sharing, Wayside UCC members reach out in the name of Christ to: Build sustainable communities. OGHS supports self-help programs in more than 80 nations to build sustainable communities that enable … Continue reading One Great Hour of Sharing

Church World Service (CWS)

Church World Service (CWS) is widely recognized for its work in humanitarian aid and disaster recovery around the world.  But many may not realize CWS is at work in the United States also, providing relief and recovery supplies in the wake of hurricanes, tornados, and flooding. The United Church of Christ is one of 35 … Continue reading Church World Service (CWS)

Church World Service (CWS)

Church World Service (CWS) is widely recognized for its work in humanitarian aid and disaster recovery around the world.  But many may not realize CWS is at work in the United States also, providing relief and recovery supplies in the wake of hurricanes, tornados, and flooding. The United Church of Christ is one of 35 … Continue reading Church World Service (CWS)

Valley Cities Counseling

Valley Cities – Mental Health Treatment Centered on Wellness, Resiliency, and Recovery Established by community members of South King County in 1965 and a United Way agency since 1967, Valley Cities has provided mental health services to people of all ages for over 40 years. Through the ongoing support of our community, Valley Cities delivers … Continue reading Valley Cities Counseling

Federal Way Multi-Service Center

Since 1971, the Multi-Service Center has helped low-income South King County residents create self-sufficient futures. Through more than 30 comprehensive programs, such as housing, food and clothing, education and employment, MSC creates a healthy, safe and compassionate community by finding and implementing real solutions to the root causes of poverty.  Wayside members are encouraged to … Continue reading Federal Way Multi-Service Center

Sexuality Education

Our Whole Lives JUST SAY KNOW! Our Whole Lives/Sexuality and Our Faith Why teach sexuality education in church? We believe sexuality is a God-given gift, and as such, should be celebrated as sacred. In addition, it is our moral duty to provide youth with information to keep them informed and safe in our world. Wayside … Continue reading Sexuality Education

Women’s Lunch Out

All women are encouraged to attend the monthly Women’s Lunch Out held on the 2nd Wednesday of the month at 1:00 pm at one of the local restaurants. You will find it to be a fun afternoon with good food, friends, and lots of wonderful conversation. Please join us. For more information, contact the church … Continue reading Women’s Lunch Out

Book & Breakfast Club

The Book and Breakfast Club has been meeting for breakfast and a book discussion since summer 2002.    We currently meet at the Black Bear Diner restaurant in Federal Way at 9:30 AM the fourth Monday of each month.  We usually have six to fifteen readers, mostly (but not all) Wayside people.  We read a variety … Continue reading Book & Breakfast Club

Youth Programs

Sunday Program:  Youth group at Wayside includes young people in the 6th through 12th grades. We have a middle school group, grades 6-8, and a senior high group, grades 9-12. Each group meets on Sunday mornings, and for fellowship, service, and other events at times to be determined throughout the year. Our young people share … Continue reading Youth Programs