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  • Festival Sunday is Here

    Festival Sunday is Here

    Festival Sunday is this Sunday, June 12.  Please join GSBC friends for a  “bring your own lunch” picnic! (weather permitting)  As we continue to be cautious around sharing potluck meals together, we will not be having our traditional picnic potluck.  So bring a sack lunch and enjoy visiting with friends in the backyard of GSBC […]

  • Our Ongoing Anti-Racism Work

    – Jennifer Drury, June 9 As we sit between Memorial Day and the 4th of July, when many flags are waving across our nation, I find this statement by the Black Caucus of the Evergreen Association of American Baptist Churches a good reminder of all that Black Americans have endured and sacrificed to build and protect […]

  • Pray for Hearts to Heal

    Pray for Hearts to Heal

    Two Sunday’s ago we prayed for the Buffalo community and all those affected in the aftermath of yet another mass shooting fueled by racism. There were four mass shootings that weekend from Buffalo to Laguna Woods, CA. This week we add to our list, Robb Elementary in Uvalde, Texas. 21 souls lost to gun violence. […]

  • Ongoing Anti-Racism Work

    -Jennifer Drury I love this example of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) in action. Due partly to the history of redlining (where people of color were not allowed to live in certain areas) in Seattle, some neighborhoods have not been able to accumulate the same wealth that home ownership in “desirable” neighborhoods fostered. We see this evident […]