Global Ministries

Wayside UCC reaches out internationally through our contributions to Our Church’s Wider Mission (a portion of our Operating expenses) and our annual offering for One Great Hour of Sharing. Global Ministries is the common witness of the United Church of Christ and the Disciples of Christ.  Global Ministries is responsible for nurturing relationships with international … Continue reading Global Ministries

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)

Internationally

Reaching Out with Compassion Internationally Church World Service Wayside UCC supports the actions of Church World Service through our contributions to Our … [more] Global Ministries Wayside UCC reaches out internationally through our contributions to Our Church’s Wider … [more] One Great Hour of Sharing Every year, Wayside receives a special offering during Sunday worship … Continue reading Internationally

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)

REACH OUT of Federal Way

Reach Out, a program of Catholic Community Services of King County (CCSKC), provides shelter, daily meals, and case management services to homeless adults at local Federal Way Churches during the coldest winter months.  The program relies on partnerships with area congregations, community organizations, businesses, as well as may caring individuals and families. Since 2008, during … Continue reading REACH OUT of Federal Way

Poverty Bay Movie Club

An off-shoot of our long-running book club is a similar gathering for those who enjoy watching and discussing movies.  We meet for coffee or breakfast at the Poverty Bay Cafe in Federal Way at 9:30 am the 2nd Monday of each month. By consensus, we select two movies related in some way to the same … Continue reading Poverty Bay Movie Club