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Emptying ~ Deserting Egocentrism 

Philippians 2:5-11:1-5;Luke 9:18-25

Worship this weekend at RPC:

Communion Sunday

9:00am Traditional Worship

10:15 am ~ Adult Spiritual Formation resumes with part 3 of “God’s Hard-wiring: Personality, Neurolinguistic Programming & Faith Development Dr. Claudia Grauf-Grounds, Professor of Marriage & Family Therapy, Seattle Pacific University, UR, CE Bldg.

11:15am Contemporary Worship

Upcoming Events:

  •  October 31st Autumn Leave 2014

  • November 9th Stewardship Pledge Sunday

  • Adult Spiritual Formation, Dr. Mike Langford @ RPC

  • November 16th, A Christmas Carol movie in Upper room, CE Bldg.

  • November 23rd, Alternative Gift Market, Upper room, CE Bldg.


We are excited about this year’s celebration of our church’s 50th Anniversary. Our campaign letter was being sent out this past Friday. Please keep your pledges up to date and thank you for your faithfulness and generosity!   The Session 


Preaching Series:

Following the Unconventional Life and Teachings of Jesus of Nazareth

Fall preaching series from Luke’s Gospel:Sept. 7—Nov.  26, 2014  Larry Grounds

September 07 Following—Apprenticeship to Jesus; Luke 5:27-32

September 14 Loving--The I/Thou  of Discipleship;  Luke 6:6-11

September 21 Gracing-The Uncommon Practice of Not Keeping Score; Luke 6:32-36

September 28 Forgiving—Reflecting What you Have Received; Luke 7:36-50

October 5 (communion) Resting-Human Being Over Doing; Luke10:38-42

October 12  Steve Aeschbacher-Where’s Jesus?; Luke 24:12-35

October 19 Faithing – Stepping Out of Your Comfort Zone; Luke 5:17-26

October 26 Nesting— Rooting Your Self Confidence in God; Luke 12:1-7

November 2 (communion)  Emptying—Deserting Egocentrism;  Luke 9:18-25

November 9  Empowering—Doing Life Upside Down;   Luke 9:46-48

November 16  Witnessing—Telling Beggars Where to Find Bread;  Luke 10:1-12, 16

November 23  Striving---Finding Peace  By Staying Focused;  Luke 12:22-31


      Mission Project: Meals for the Homeless 

    Providing food for Mary’s Place, a day shelter for homeless women in Seattle.  RPC provides breakfast every second Saturday of the month throughout the year.  Any questions about mission should be directed to Sandee Palmquist 425-867-1310 or email sandee.palmquist@comcast.net.