News at Edmonds UMC

We are looking for additional people to volunteer on Sunday mornings to help our Blue Vest Team maintain the security of the congregation, staff, and volunteers. The fall orientation session will be held on Tuesday, September 17, at 7:00 p.m. in the Wesley Room. 

This Sunday we'll celebrate the beginning of the fall season and welcome friends by joining together in worship and a church family meal at 11:45 a.m. in Kennedy Hall.

  • Last names A-M please bring a side dish to share if you are able.
  • Last names N-Z please bring a dessert to share if you are able.

See you then!

As the days get shorter and with the beginning of another school year, we have decided to move up the start time of our Foundry services to 6:00 p.m. starting on September 22.

Pastors Jerry and Ann are in the process of receiving congregational care responsibility from Ron and Lynn Heitritter who have been overseeing that area of church life since Sandy's departure. We are grateful for their faithfulness in carrying this responsibility for these many weeks. Pastor Ann will receive all congregational care requests including prayer requests. Starting Sunday, September 8 please direct all of these requests via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or via phone 425-778-2119.

The September Movie with a Message will be The Last Song on September 21, at 4:00 p.m. in the Library. The Last Song is the story of "A rebellious girl is sent to a Southern beach town for the summer to stay with her father. Through their mutual love of music, the estranged duo learns to reconnect." (

How To Join The 2019 Global Climate Strike & Demand Change Right Now. September 20-27, climate action organizers are planning a Global Climate Strike, with hopes that massive and consistent turnout will make a difference.

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Sunday, September 29, 11:45 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Michael Clifford and Penelope Guntermann, both retired Lutheran clergy, will share their experiences walking along the 190-mile Abraham Path, that stretches through the West Bank in the Palestinian Occupied Territories. They visited with local people and stayed, as guests, in the homes of Palestinians. This is an “Eye Opening” experience for any traveler.

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Sunday School Volunteer Training | Tuesday, September 17 @ 7:00 p.m. All parents are asked to volunteer with our Sunday School ministry at least one Sunday throughout the year to strengthen our consistent team of volunteers. Whether you are a regular volunteer or an occasional parent volunteer, please join us for this volunteer training and learn more about our ministry.

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