We are a Reconciling in Christ congregation. Together, in our diversity, we seek to embrace the love of God and welcome ALL people in Christ Jesus.
Annual Meeting of FILC Congregation
Sunday, Jan. 29, after worship at 1 PM
Online via Zoom worship link
Our Annual Meeting will be held online after worship on Sunday, January 29. We’ll meet via Zoom in order to include as many members as possible. Along with approving a budget, the Annual Meeting will elect our Congregation President and members to serve on Church Council, Audit Committee, Nominating Committee and Endowment Committee. Annual Report is available here, or can be mailed to those who specifically request a paper copy (contact Debbie: 503-226-3659, email@example.com). Grab a bite of lunch and join us on Zoom at 1 PM, using the same link we access for Sunday worship: Click here. If you’d like to phone in for audio only, dial 253-215-8782 (Tacoma) and enter Meeting ID: 733 824 909, Password: 891242.
Forum resumes in January
Sundays 9:30 AM―The Book of Joy: Lasting Happiness in a Changing World by His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu
Feeling the pain of the world and recognizing how many are struggling with isolation and despair, His Holiness the Dalai Lama and Archbishop Desmond Tutu met one last time before Tutu’s passing to create a final gift―poignant, practical, and often humorous teachings on how we can live with more Joy, even during deeply troubled times. Join us in person in Sodergren Library, 9:30-10:30 on Sunday, or by Zoom, Meeting ID: 826 9448 2199, Passcode: PhtMa8 For Jan. 29: Obstacles to Joy: Suffering & Adversity pp 145-157 (Adversity practices p 323-7)
Get the full forum schedule here.
First Immanuel YouTube Recordings--
Swedish Julotta Service and more!
Did you know we have a YouTube channel? Thanks to Chris Weiss, Richard Wong and Ryan Traetow, several of our recent worship services have been recorded and posted on YouTube for viewing at any time. It’s a whole new frontier of outreach! To view our Christmas morning Swedish Julotta service, click here. Link to the FILC YouTube channel is here.
"A Welcoming Community, Centered in Christ's Love, Joyfully Reaching Out Together"