Family Camp 2018

Thursday, August 16th – Sunday, August 19th Camp with us at the popular Lincoln Rock State Park on the Columbia River near Wenatchee.  Sun, heat, water and a lot of fun with families from Branches. We reserved 6 choice spots next to each other with room for almost 50 people. $100/Car  (Limited additional parking may be available for a fee.) …

Holy Saturday (The In-between)

The space in-between is a painful space. The not-yet. Incomplete. Confusing. Unknown. Unfulfilled. It’s the point where you lose hope the longer you stay. Holy Saturday is the in-between. Jesus was crucified and buried. For all his followers knew, that was the end. They had lost all hope that he was the true messiah as he promised. Confused, sceptic, disappointed …

Baptisms

Sunday, April 29th We will conclude our gathering with baptisms. If you believe that Jesus is the Son of God who died for our sins and you have accepted his invitation to follow him, you should be baptized. For more on why we baptize check out this blog. Email tim@brancheschurch.org if you have any questions or are interested in getting baptized.

Maundy Thursday Thoughts

Have you thought about your last meal? If you could plan it out what would you eat? Who would you invite? Jesus thought about it. And did it. He knew when and where it would happen. He knew what to eat and he knew who to invite. Today is Maundy Thursday. Today we remember what happened at Jesus’ last supper. …

Easter at Branches Church

Sunday, April 1st 10AM at The Carol Edwards Center in Woodinville Because Jesus. Join us in celebrating the life giving, resurrection of Jesus Christ. Great music, friendly people, an encouraging message, French pressed coffee, treats, fun for the kids and an egg hunt! **Parking** Because of a community egg hunt in the fields next door starting about the same time, …

St Patty’s Dinner 2018

Sunday, March 18th immediately after service. Join us directly after service for St Patty’s Dinner. Corned beef and mashed potatoes provided. Bring a side dish or dessert to share. Everyone is welcome! Enjoy the time to hang out, eat, and get to know a couple people.

Mary’s Place Volunteer Training

Sunday, March 11th 11:30AM This year we are partnering with Mary’s Place in Kenmore to make sure No Child Sleeps Outside. In order to get involved you must first do the volunteer training at Mary’s Place. To make it easy for us they are doing a training immediately after our gathering. Stay for about one hour. Childcare is provided. You …

Lent 2018: Setting the Table

Welcome to Lent. The exact beginnings of this Church tradition are unknown. The Bible doesn’t mention the season of Lent but we have come to recognize it as the 40 days (ok, 46 days but we don’t count Sundays) before Jesus rises from the grave on Easter morning. And Christians have been participating in Lent for hundreds of years. Lent …

Year End Giving

Happy New Year Branches Church! Hope you had a beautiful Christmas time and are ready for a new year! I wanted to say thank you for you giving to Branches Church this past year. Your generosity is making Jesus known in Woodinville! It has been a full and fruitful year. I pray that the seeds you sow are growing in …

Christmas Dinner

Sunday, December 17th After Service Stay after service and join us for Christmas Dinner! (By dinner we mean lunch.) We will provide ham, mashed potatoes and drinks. Bring a side dish or dessert to share. Bring you family and friends for this Branches tradition!