Season of Advent Joint Worship

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Please join us this Sunday as we enter the Advent season.  Worship will begin at 10am in the Sanctuary. Joint services will be held throughout the month of December as we prepare for the celebration of Jesus’ birthday.

We look forward to worshipping with you!

Vespers – November 23

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Please join us for Vespers, this Sunday, November 23rd at 5pm in the Kono Chapel.
Come for a time to pause at the close of the day, to bless God and one another in song, silence, and prayer.

Weekly eNews – November 2

Weekly eNews – November 2

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1. Help B.Y.G. provide Thanksgiving Meals for needy families

B.Y.G. – Blaine Youth Group, with the help of Church School and their families, we will be preparing over 10 complete Thanksgiving meals for families from Kimball Elementary for the annual Thanksgiving Meal Service Project. Starting today, Nov. 2 to Sunday, Nov. 23, there will be an opportunity for all of Blaine’s friends and families to get involved! We will be posting a wish list of food items needed for purchase to complete our meals every Sunday after services. Please stop by and consider how you can help support by donating items from the list. For further information, please contact Pam Nakano at pinouyeotr@aol.com or Mark Bradshaw at markybradshaw@hotmail.com. Thank you!

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2. November Monthly Collection for Asian Counseling and Referral Services
Offering a Multicultural and Multilingual Approach to Social and Behavioral Services
Since 1973

Our November Collection will be for the Asian Counseling and Referral Services, one of the most used food banks in King County.

Here are the items that we will be seeking for November…
Food Bank Wish List
Rice (all Asian varieties) • Fish (canned or dried)
Tofu (vacuum packed, non-perishable)
Soy and Oyster sauces • Dried vegetables • Asian noodles
Cooking oil • Canned fruit

Please leave your donation in the collection trunks in Lee Activity Center or Sanctuary Narthex by November 24. Thank you for your continued support.

Community News

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1. Medicare Update and Prescription Plan for 2015
with Cho Shimizu
November 14 – by appointment
Deadline for Medicare sign up – December 7

Cho Shimizu is available to meet with Blaine Members and friends concerning Medicare changes in preventive services, durable medical equipment and drug prescriptions. Call the church office (206-723-1536) to make an appointment.