Welcome to Maple Leaf Lutheran Church
All Are Welcome PDF Print E-mail
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Welcome to the web site of Maple Leaf Lutheran Church! We are a Christian community located in the Meadowbrook neighborhood of North East Seattle. We are a group of caring people who come together in joy to worship Christ, serve others and love our community. We also have a lot of fun together and laugh a lot! (often at ourselves.) We would love for you to be a part of that! Come visit us some Sunday morning. Worship is at 10:30 am.

Also check out the Maple Leaf Lutheran Church Facebook page (where there are way more photos & very current news and information) and then come and be a part of our grace-filled community. All are always welcome!

Last Updated ( Tuesday, 05 September 2017 )
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Lent 2018 PDF Print E-mail
Written by Julie Blum   

   Lent 2018: Mid-week Soup and “Seeking the Heart of God” Series

We can all agree that we live in challenging times, but where is God’s heart in all of this? What is God calling us to do? This season of Lent we will have a series of speakers will us to engages in these questions and help us address topics that our relevant for the times in which we live.Join us every Thursday evening in Lent for a simple soup supper from 6:30 to 7:00 pm and then a presentation from the speakers below, with time for questions, from 7:00 pm to 7:30 pm.  A free will offering will be collected.

March 1: Michael Ramos, Executive Director of the Church Council of Greater Seattle. Given the practical concerns of our hurting and troubled world, what are principles and pathways to guide our engagement, as people of faith, with our neighbor and in the public square? Michael will present a Christian perspective on these challenging times. 

March 8: Sharon Lee, Executive Director of Low Income Housing Institute (LIHI.)  Have you heard about “Tiny Houses” and how they are creating private, more permanent space for people experiencing homelessness? Come out and hear all about how they operate, how to get plugged in, who runs them and have all your questions answered about this great new way to help get folks housed.

March 15: Kelly Brown, Executive Director of North Helpline Food Bank.  We will hear about the causes of hunger and poverty as well as learn about practical ways to help in the short term and the long term.  What are the best ways we can address hunger issues?

March 22: The Rev. Priscilla Austin, Pastor at Immanuel Lutheran Church will lead us in a conversation on "Liberating LOVE: Allyship." How are Christians to address racism, racial inequality and how can the white folks among us be allies to people of color?

 

“You Are the Way” Lent Devotion book 2018

            If you haven’t yet, please pick up your FREE copy of our Lent devotion book for daily reading through these 40 days of Lent. Each of the devotions offers an evocative image, a reading from John, a quotation to ponder, a reflection and a prayer. “You Are the Way” explores one or more “I am” saying of Jesus during each week of Lent.  May it bless and guide your way to the cross and to the empty tomb. 

Last Updated ( Friday, 16 February 2018 )
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Bike Rodeo: June 2017 PDF Print E-mail
Written by Julie Blum   

 What a fun time! After worship on June 18, 2017 we gathered together for bike races, tune ups and other games at our Bike Rodeo! Yee-Haw! 

Last Updated ( Wednesday, 21 June 2017 )
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Trunk or Treat 2016 PDF Print E-mail
Written by Julie Blum   

 2016 marked our TENTH year participating in the Wedgwood Business District Trick or Treat event.  We are so proud to be part of such a wonderful and generous community.  Here are some photos from this year:

Last Updated ( Tuesday, 13 December 2016 )
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Video highlights from Maple Leaf Lutheran Church PDF Print E-mail
Written by Julie Blum   

 Be an active part of Maple Leaf Lutheran Church and be a part of a community that matters and does the work of Christ.  God's Work. Our Hands.

Last Updated ( Wednesday, 12 October 2016 )
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God's Work. Our Hands Sunday 2016 PDF Print E-mail
Written by Julie Blum   

 After worship on September 25 we compiled 100 sacklunches to give to the residents who stay 365 nights a year in the SHARE homeless sheltered hosted at Maple Leaf Lutheran Church (next year we'll celebrate the shelter being with us for 20 years!) And we took some to Tent City 3 as well.  Thanks community for being the hands of God's work. 


 

 

Last Updated ( Wednesday, 28 September 2016 )
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Rally Sunday 2016 PDF Print E-mail
Written by Julie Blum   

 What a fun & festive day with blessing of backpacks, bbq, bounce house, bubbles, bike rally and many more things that don't begin with the letter 'B'  See all these great photos below: 

Last Updated ( Wednesday, 28 September 2016 )
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Worship and Potluck in the Park 2016 PDF Print E-mail
Written by Julie Blum   

 The end of August turned out to be a bit cold but nothing could stop us from having an enjoyable outdoor worship and bbq at Magnuson park.  Here are just a few snap shots from the day: 

Last Updated ( Thursday, 01 September 2016 )
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Summer Day Camp 2016 PDF Print E-mail
Written by Julie Blum   

 We had such an awesome Day Camp this summer! 24 kids, 6 junior counselors, 3 counselors and numerous volunteers made it so fun to learn about God, the church seasons and loving others.  Hope to see you all, and many more, next summer.  When we know the 2017 dates, we'll let you know. 

Last Updated ( Wednesday, 17 August 2016 )
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Pride Parade 2016 PDF Print E-mail
Written by Julie Blum   

 For mulitiple years now we have marched in the Seattle Pride Parade to show the love of God and support for our LGBTQ+ neighbors. This year we had over 250 fellow Lutheran join us from congregations all across Seattle.  What an awesome display of love!

 

Last Updated ( Thursday, 07 July 2016 )
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