The Church Council in the Media

Here are articles from mainstream media that feature the work of the Church Council:

2008

Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Monday, May 19, 2008, First Layman Chosen to Lead the Church Council of Greater Seattle

2007

43. Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Wednesday, November 7, 2007, Community Leaders Show Compassion

42. Seattle Weekly, October 10, 2007, Why Jim McDermott Think Global, Disdains Local

41. Seattle Times, Saturday, October 20, 2007, Prominent Evangelical to Give Lecture in Seattle.

40. Seattle Times, Thursday, September 20, 2007, City Will Demolish Housing at Discovery Park

39. Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Wednesday, September 19, 2007, Advocates for Homeless Strategize

39. Highline Times, Tuesday, September 18, 2007, Lora Lake Apartment Demolition Hypocrisy Decried

38. Seattle Times, Saturday, September 15, Buddhist Relics on Display

37. Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Thursday, September 13, 2007, Religious Leaders work to Tackle Homeless Problem

36. Seattle Times, Friday, September 7, 2007, Little Opposition to Razing Discovery Park Housing

35. Federal Way News, Tuesday, September 4, 2007, Des Moines Church Hosts Homelessness Conference

34. Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Friday, August 10, 2007, Injunction Halts Lora Lake Demolition

33. KING-TV, Thursday, August 9, 2007, Port of Seattle Votes to Demolish Runway Apartments

32. Highline Times, July 31, 2007, Port of Seattle to Revisit Lora Lake Fate Next Week

31. Real Change, July 25-31, 2007, A Pathetic Absence of Vision

30. Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Tuesday, July 24, 2007, Apartments near Sea-Tac get reprieve: Port holds off on demolishing units

29. Highline Times, July 24, 2007, Update: Housing advocates pressure Port, Burien on Lora Lake Apartments

28. Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Tuesday, July 24, 2007, 'Lamentation' at loss of affordable apartments in Burien, Mock service protests Port of Seattle plan to demolish 162 low-cost rentals


27. Seattle Times, Tuesday, July 24, 2007, Port official proposes saving affordable apartments by airport

26. Tacoma News-Tribune, Monday, July 23, 2007, Pope’s words won’t break local bonds: Puget Sound-area Protestants and Catholics reach out to each other after a message from the pope prompts shock and dismay

25. Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Wednesday, July 18, 2007, County tries to save affordable housing

24. Ballard News-Tribune, Monday, July 2, 2007, Pastor Takes Liberal Airwaves

23. Seattle Times, Thursday, June 7, 2007,

They labor to leave no child in our state behind

22. Highline Times, Monday, June 4, 2007, Sims Puts Squeeze on Burien

21. Seattle Times, Saturday, May 26, 2007, Eastside Discussion on Homelessness

20. Seattle Times, Wednesday, May 23, 2007, On immigration: Hunger for a change

19. Real Change News, May 9-15, 2007, A New Form of Sanctuary: Faith communities are extending their compassiona nd protection to their communities' victims of global economic liberalization

18. Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Wednesday, May 9, 2007, Seattle churches line up to help immigrants at risk of deportation

17. KNDO/KNDU, Wednesday, May 9, 2007, Washington churches plan to help illegal immigrants

16. Boston Globe, Wednesday, May 9, 2007, Churches to provide immigrants sanctuary

15. CBS-News, Wednesday, May 9, 2007,

Churches To Begin Providing Sanctuary To Illegal Immigrants In L.A., Other Cities

14. Seattle Times. Wednesday, May 9, 2007 So far, no area churches join sanctuary movement

13. Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Wednesday, May 9, 2007, Churches Offer Sanctuary for Illegal Immigrants

12. Daily Journal of Commerce, Wednesday, May 9, 2007, Apartment Demolition Draws Fire at the Port (.pdf file)

11. Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Wednesday, May 2, 2007, Immigration protests smaller, just as passionate: Thousands nationwide decry deportations

10. Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Tuesday, May 1, 2007, Housing to be leveled for 3rd runway

9. Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Sunday, April 15, 2007, Exploring strategies to solve housing crunch, by Henry Cisneros

8. Seattle Times, Tuesday, April 03, 2007,

Church Council leader to step down

7. Seattle Times, Tuesday, March 20, 2007, Day 2 of anti-war protest

6. Seattle Post-Intelligencer, March 20, 2007, Organ donation a personal decision

5. The Olympian, Tuesday, February 20, 2006, Advocates urge support for tent city measure: Bill would allow 90-day camps with faith groups

4. The Columbian (Vancouver, WA), Wedn, February 7, 2007, Bill would support 'living wage'

3. Everett Herald, Friday, February 2, 2007,

Churches support children's hospice in Russia

2. Seattle Times, Saturday, January 20, 2007 Calendar of Faith-related events: Prayer for Christian Unity

1. Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Tuesday, January 16, 2007, Stop the middle-class wage slide

2006

81. KOMO-TV, Friday, December 8, 2006, A Warped Sense of Ministry

80. SF Bay Independent Media, Thursday, December 7, 2006, Migrant Workers, WW2 Vets, Inter-faith Demand Release of Philippine Labor Leader

79. Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Wednesday, December 6, 2006, Hundreds mourn slain deputy Gunman reportedly killed himself

78. Beacon Hill News, Wednesday, December 6, 2006, Proposed development poised to transform Central District

77. Seattle Times, Tuesday, December 5, 2006,

Man suspected in another killing before shooting deputy

76. Seattle Times, Monday, December 4, 2006,

Pastor's apology defuses demonstration at church

75. Seattle Times, Wednesday, November 22, 2006, University Presbyterian senior pastor retiring

74. Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Tuesday, November 14, 2006, Setting the table of properity for all

73. Everett Herald, Wednesday, October 18, 2006, Debate over I-920 reveals morality of the estate tax

72. North Seattle Herald-Outlook, October 4, 2006, Parish - The Thought

71. The Detroit News, Tuesday, September 19, 2006, FBI raids Muslim charity: Terror task force seizes records; no arrests made

70. Spero News, Tuesday, September 19, 2006, FBI task force raids Muslim charity in Detroit

69. Seattle Times, Saturday, September 9, 2006, Tent City 4 hit with $4,000 bill

68. Houston Chronicle, Monday, September 4, 2006, Bold plan for an exit strategy from failed war on drugs

67. Seattle Times, Sunday, September 3, 2006,

Nancy Walker, worked for social justice

66. Seattle Times, Tuesday, August 29, 2006, Editorials and Opinion: Letters to the Editor

65. Seattle Times, Monday, August 28, 2006,

King County's sensible take on drugs

64. Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Monday, August 14, 2006, Gathering celebrates interfaith compassion: Continued unity urged at Northgate mosque barbecue

63. Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Thursday, August 3, 2006, Somber reflection on Guardsmen lost in Iraq

62. KIRO-TV.com, August 2, 2006, Charges Expected in Shootings at Jewish Federation

61. Seattle Post-Intelligencer, August 2, 2006, Hundreds attend interfaith service: Prayers offered in memory of federation slaying'peace, salaam, shalom'

60. Seattle Times, Tuesday, August 01, 2006, An act of hate brings faiths together

59. Ynet News, Israel, July 30, 2006, Seattle Condemns Hate Crime

58. Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Saturday, July 29, 2006
Interfaith community expresses solidarity

57. KTVZ-TV, July 28, 2006, Seattle gunman kills 1, injures 5

56. Seattle Post-Intelligencer, July 26, 2006, Prayers for Peace in Seattle

55. Seattle Times, July 26, 2006, Interfaith Prayer Service

54. Kenmore Reporter, July 12-25, 2006, Tent City on the Move (pdf, 1.9mb)

53. FrontPageMag.com, July 7, 2006, Sanctuary of the Left

52. Woodinville Weekly, June 19, 2006, Community has plenty to say about tent city

51. King County Journal, Saturday, June 17, 2006, Judge rules tent city can remain at church

50. World Net Daily, Saturday, June 17, Church opens to troops who refuse deployment

49. Real Change News, June 16, 2006, Director's Corner

48. Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Thursday, June 15, 2006, Troops refusing Iraq duty get a haven

47. King County Journal, Tuesday, June 13, 2006, Tent City supporters' rally hopes fall short

46. Seattle Times, Saturday, June 10, 2006,

Celebration to mark Bloom's retirement

45. Seattle Post-intelligencer, Saturday, June 10, 2006, Judge gives Tent City 8 days to leave church grounds in Woodinville

44. Seattle Times, Saturday, June 10, 2006, Judge pulls up the stakes on Woodinville's Tent City

43. KING5-TV, Friday, June 10, 2006, Tent City 4 must leave Woodinville church grounds

42. Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Friday, June 9, 2006, Ex-Seattle 'enforcer' to be D.C. archbishop

41. Seattle Times, Friday, June 9, 2006, Judge rules that Tent City must leave Woodinville site

40. Seattle Times, Saturday, June 3, 2006,

Judge lets Tent City stay until decision next week

39. Seattle Times, May 31, 2006, Judge suggests mediation for Tent City 4, Woodinville

38. Woodinville Weekly, May 15, 2006, Council Works Through Tent City Decision

37. King County Journal, Friday, May 12, 2006, News Briefs: Woodinville

36. The Clark County Columbian, Sunday, May 7, 2006, Initiative campaign mirrors U.S. trend

35. Seattle Times, Tuesday, April 18, 2006,

Fired Latino painters get jobs back

34. King County Journal, Wednesday, April 12, Garbage Strike Less Likely

33. Seattle Times, Saturday, April 8, 2006, Seattle's first-ever McDonald's Gospelfest - Community Discussion

32. Seattle Times, Saturday, April 8, 2006 - Obituary:"Grande dame" is remembered for her altruism

31. Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Tuesday, April 4, 2006, Immigration legislation criticized

30. New York Times, Thursday, March 30, 2006,

Seattle's Shattered Rave 'Family' Seeks Answers to Killings

29. Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Wednesday, March 29, 2006, Seattle mourns victims of shooting: Interfaith service draws hundreds

28. Seattle Times, Wednesday, March 29, 2006,

Prayers for victims: "Let there be peace"

27. KOMO-TV, March 28, 2006, Mourners Gather on Capitol Hill

26. King County Journal, Wednesday, March 29, 2006, The healing power of a throbbing bass line

25. KIRO-TV, Tuesday, March 28, 2006,

Capitol Hill Memorial Grows

24. Seattle Times, Tuesday, March 28, 2006,

Montana roots, ex-classmates shed no light on mystery of why

23. KING-5 News, Tuesday, March 28, 2006,

Killer: 'Plenty for everyone'

22. Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Friday, March 17, 2006, Jefferson Awards: 121 people who make a difference

21. Seattle Times, Friday, March 17, 2006, Unusual local alliance fears possible immigration changes

20. Tacoma News Tribune, Monday, March 20, 2006, Community Marches Against War

19. The City Collegian, February 15, 2006, How Many Homeless?

18. King County Journal, Friday, February 10, 2006, St. Luke's Lutheran Church Receives 90-Day Tent City Permit

17. Seattle Times, Wednesday, February 8, 2006, U.S. leadership essential for Israeli-Palestinian peace

16. Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Tuesday, January 31, 2006, A prayer for the Hawks... and for world peace and stuff

15. King County Journal, Saturday, January 28, 2006, Judge Signs Consent Decree Regarding Tent City

14. KGW, January 26, 2006, Washington State Briefs

13. King County Journal, January 26, 2006,

It's official: Kent good place to raise your family

12. King County Journal, January 24, 2006,

Bellevue vote settles fight over tent city

11. Seattle Times, Tuesday, January 24, 2006,

Bellevue Council approves 10-year deal on homeless camps

10. King County Journal, January 21, 2006,

Tent City agreement reached: Bellevue, supporters have tentative plan for running homeless encampment

9. Seattle Times, Saturday, January 21, 2006,

Bellevue set to ease curbs on tent cities

8. Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Wednesday,  January 18, 2006, City Council version of 'Survivor' down to 14

7. Seattle Times, Wednesday, January 18, 2006,Council narrows field for vacancy

6. King County Journal, January 18, 2006,

Consent decree could settle tent city dispute

5. Seattle Times, Wednesday, January 18, 2006, Bellevue Council considers tent-city settlement

4. Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Wednesday, January 18, 2006, Church is a curious choice for IRS inquiry

3. King County Journal, January 13, 2006,

Progress made in tenty city dispute: Hearing rescheduled to give all sides more time for mediation

2. Seattle Times, Friday, January 13, 2006,

Tent-city dispute nears solution

1. Seattle Times, Wednesday, January 11, 2006,

Mediation, hearing set for tent city

2005

46. King County Journal, Wednesday, December 21, 2005, Bothell passes ordinance on homeless camps - Eastside city is the second to pass regulatory ordinance

45. Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Tuesday, December 20, 2005, Charities don't want your junk, either: Tattered clothes, broken toasters won't be of use to anyone

44. Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Monday, December 19, 2005, Three ways to act locally and give globally

43. Seattle Weekly, Wednesday, December 14, 2005, O Little Town of Bellevue

42. Bellingham Herald, Friday, December 9, 2005, Vigil and March Focus on Human Rights

41. Seattle Times, Wednesday, December 7, 2005, Bellevue Likely to Keep Hosting Tent City

40. King County Journal, Tuesday, November 22, 2005, Vigil opposes Bellevue spending to defend tent city ordinance

39. Seattle Times, Tuesday, November 22, 2005, 100 Protest Limits on Homeless Camps

38. Seattle Post-Intelligencer, November 12, 2005, Local religion calendar

37. Seattle Times, Wednesday, November 2, 2005, Proposition 1 will help improve the lives of veterans

36. Renton Reporter, Tuesday, November 1, 2005, Getting their life back on track: Training program offers young criminal offenders, immigrants a chance at success

35. Yahoo News, Wednesday, October 26, 2005, Seattle Joins Local Coalitions Across America on Campaign to Improve Child Health and Survival Worldwide

34. Seattle Weekly, October 5-11, 2005, Politics: They Protest Too Much

33. Seattle Times, Friday, August 25, 2005, Kerlikowske halts escorts for funeral processions

32. Seattle Times, Tuesday, August 9, 2005, What She Meant Was . . .

31. Seattle Times, Tuesday, July 26, 2005, Bellevue Council sets strict rules on homeless camps

30. Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Monday, July 25, 2005, Keeping the flag and religion separate

29. King County Journal, Tuesday, July 20, 2005

Bellevue finally drafts ordinance for Tent City

28. King County Journal, Monday, July 5, 2005,

Meeting to again focus on revised tent city rules

27. King County Journal, Tuesday, June 29, 2005

Bellevue Council criticized for homeless camp moratorium; - Seattle church council leader complains that public given no chance to comment beforehand

26. Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Tuesday, June 21, 2005, The Rev. Otis Moore, 1926-2005: Pastor best known for feeding hungry

25. Seattle Times, Tuesday, June 21, 2005,

Lost in translation: a connection to the sacred

24. Seattle Times, Monday, June 20, 2005,

The Rev. O.J. Moore Sr. led food-bank program

23. Seattle Times, Tuesday, June 7, 2005, Rules for homeless camps generate spirited debate

22. King County Journal, Monday, June 6, 2005,

Public to take aim tonight at Bellevue's tent city proposal

21. Seattle Post-intelligencer, Saturday, June 4, 2005, Tent City proposal fires up opposition

20. Seattle Times, Friday, June 03, 2005, Bellevue plan seen as threat to tent cities

19. Seattle Times, Tuesday, May 03, 2005, County Council approves tent-cities ordinance

18. King County Journal, Tuesday, May 03, 2005,

County adopts tent city ordinance

17. Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Tuesday, April 26, 2005, Orie Williams Greene, 1922-2005: One of first black teachers in area is recalled fondly

16. King County Journal, Thursday, April 7, 2005, Kirkland eases rules for homeless camp

15. King County Journal, Tuesday, April 5, 2005, Tent city ignites passions

14. King County Journal, Monday, April 4, 2005, Kirkland council mulls tent city ordinance

13. King County Journal, Sunday, April 3, 2005, Second Opinion: Churches show tent city can be safe

12. Seattle Times, Friday, April 01, 2005, Guest columnists - Compassion and choice in end-of-life decisions

11. KING5-TV News, Friday, March 25, 2005, Religious leaders remember park shooting victim

10. Seattle Times, Sunday, March 20, 2005, Thousands rally to protest Iraq war

9. Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Saturday, March 12, 2005, Iraq war veterans to hold debate

8. Seattle Times, Saturday, March 12, 2005, American Jewish Committee fills director's seat

7. Seattle Times, Wednesday, March 09, 2005, Coalition gives up on Vulcan talks

6. Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Friday, March 4, 2005, Give state full regulatory control of illegal drugs, county bar urges

5. Seattle Times, Friday, March 04, 2005, Coalition seeks new drug policy

4. Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Thursday, Feb 10, 2005, Youth rocks at Garden Show: A group of homeless and at-risk kids are the flower show's top winners

3. Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Monday, January 24, 2005, In The Northwest: New Bishop Nedi Rivera will not lack for challenge

2. Seattle Times, Thursday, January 20, 2005, Judge voided earlier vote

1. Seattle Times, Monday, January 10, 2005, Progressive message revitalizes Baptist church

2004

Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Tuesday, December 21, 2004, Church community grieves; slain serviceman was pastor's son

King County Journal, Tuesday, December 21, 2004, Fallen soldier's family, friends look for some hope in tragedy

Seattle Times, Saturday, November 20, 2004, National Council of Churches getting up to speed

Seattle Times, Saturday, November 06, 2004, Post-election unity: Can America really come together?

Seattle Times, Tuesday, June 01, 2004, Inspirational cleric leaving downtown congregation

Seattle Times, Sunday, February 08, 2004, Gibson's 'Passion' taps powerful marketing partner — churches

Seattle Post-Intelligencer, Thursday, February 5, 2004, Teamsters, WestFarm hopeful about end to lockout

King County Journal, Tuesday, February 2, 2004, Darigold boycott taking financial toll on both sides

2003

Seattle Times, Monday, November 17, 2003, New leader for city's 'moral voice' as church revisits social-justice role

 

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