Rector's Reflections

Statute of Limitations on Clergy Sexual Misconduct Lifted by General Convention in 2019

Published by Kate Wesch on Wed, Jan 2, 2019 4:34 PM
Rector's Reflections

Pastoral Letter from Bishop Rickel

To all the good people of the Diocese of Olympia,
This past summer, at our General Convention in Austin, Texas, the Episcopal Church took some historic and much needed steps in addressing past abuses by clergy toward...

An Episco-what?: Inquirer's Class 2019

Published by Kate Wesch on Fri, Dec 7, 2018 6:58 AM
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An Episco-what?!

Have you been attending St. John’s for years, but still feel like you aren’t sure what’s going on? Maybe you’ve got things figured out but haven’t made it “official.” Or, perhaps you’re new to St. John’s and excited to learn more about...

St. John's is Hiring!

Published by Kate Wesch on Tue, Nov 27, 2018 1:13 PM
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St. John the Baptist in West Seattle seeks several Children’s Ministry Staff members for Sunday mornings. The primary tasks for this position include working closely with the Family Life Minister to provide care for children ages birth through 5thgrade...

Meet our Family Life Minister

Published by Kate Wesch on Thu, Nov 1, 2018 6:55 PM
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It is with great delight that I introduce to you our new Family Life Minister, Emily Tanis-Likkel. I am so excited to add this important staff position at St. John's and look forward to her ministry among us. Please welcome Emily as she begins her work...

Discerning our Outreach

Published by Kate Wesch on Sun, Sep 23, 2018 6:40 AM
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Dear St. John's, 

 Service and Outreach has really been on my mind lately. It is central to the message of the gospel, inherently bound to our calling as Christians, and part of the heartbeat of ministry at St. John's. I love that this community is so...