Jul
1
to Aug 31

Introducing Summer Meetups!

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We’re excited to introduce “Meetups” ― a brand new initiative at Common Good Church that we’ll be piloting out this summer!

Meetups are groups of 2 or 3 people (same gender) who want Jesus to transform their lives from the inside out. Meetups meet weekly for an hour of mutual encouragement and spiritual growth.

With our co-ops on break for the summer, a lot of folks have been asking about other ways to stay connected with one another, growing spiritually and engaged in the Word during the summer months. Here’s your opportunity!

Click through the link below to learn more and start a meetup today!

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Aug
24
8:00 AM08:00

Jubilee Service Day 2019

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On Saturday, August 24th Common Good Church will partner with over 3,000 volunteers from 40+ churches all over the Eastside to serve local schools and homes in our community.

Join Common Good Church as we host service day at Ardmore Elementary School (16616 NE 32nd St, Bellevue) from 8am - Noon. This is a fun opportunity to serve together as a church and make a positive difference in our community.

To register, click the link below and follow these instructions: 

  1. Click here to register

  2. Click "Get Involved"

  3. Click "General Registration"

  4. Click "School Site"

  5. Select "Common Good" as your Church Affiliation in the drop-down

  6. Complete registration

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Aug
25
9:45 AM09:45

Worship In The Park | A Jubilee Service Day Celebration

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Join Common Good Church along with thousands of others from 40+ other churches on the Eastside for Worship in the Park on Sunday, August 25th from 9:45am - 11:00am at Downtown Bellevue Park.

The celebration his hosted by Jubilee Reach and will feature live worship, testimonies, and guest speaker Dr. Scott Dudley, Senior Pastor at Bellevue Presbyterian Church

Registration is not required, but arrive early for optimal seating. Lawn chairs and blankets are recommended. See you in the park! 

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Sep
8
12:00 PM12:00

Next Steps Lunch

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Interested in learning more about Common Good Church? Want to serve on a ministry team? Whether you're a first time visitor or have been checking out our church for months, we'd love to help get you connected to the life of our community and take your next step in your journey with us!

Sign up below to join us for our upcoming Next Steps lunch on Sunday, September 8th from 12pm - 1pm at Just Poke (downstairs from Resonance) where you'll have an opportunity to meet our pastors and others from our community, learn more about our church, and find ways to grow, belong, serve and engage! 

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Aug
4
to Aug 18

August Sermon Series: Voices from the House

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We believe hearing from and elevating different voices and perspectives is not only important, but good.

Join us in August for Voices from the House where we will have the privilege and honor of listening, learning and being inspired by some of our very own church family members as they grace the Common Good stage and preach (some for the very first time)!

The preaching lineup:

  • Sunday, August 4th // April Moh

  • Sunday, August 11th // Kelly Mark

  • Sunday, August 18th // Oscar Sun

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Jul
7
11:00 AM11:00

Picnic in the Park

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No service on Sunday, July 7th! Instead, join us for our annual Picnic in the Park from 11am - 2pm at Downtown Bellevue Park (10201 NE 4th St, Bellevue, WA 98004). It’ll be a morning of food, fun, fellowship & games for the whole family!

Bring your favorite dish to share, picnic games, balls, frisbees, blankets and sunscreen. We'll provide the volleyball net, drinks, chips & cookies! See you in the park! 

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Jun
30
to Jul 21

3-Week Mini Sermon Series: "Summer Playlist"

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Have you ever made a summer playlist with a few of your most favorite songs that you end up putting on repeat and listening to over and over and over again? The truth is, there’s something about certain songs that seem resonate and connect more-so than others.

The book of Psalms is a collection of songs, yet they’re no ordinary songs. These songs written thousands of years ago have a unique way of connecting to the complexity of our lived experiences and speaking into our souls in deeply profound ways.

Join us on Sundays, June 30th, July 14th and July 21st for a 3-week mini-sermon series called “Summer Playlist” where we’ll explore and unpack a few of our favorite songs from the Psalms. See you at 10am at Resonance at SOMA Towers!

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Jun
16
10:00 AM10:00

Guest Speaker: Eugene Cho

We are excited to announce that Rev. Eugene Cho will be joining us on Sunday, June 16th as our featured guest speaker as we continue to explore what it means and looks like to be church for the common good.

Rev. Eugene Cho’s many passions involve leadership, justice, the whole Gospel, and the pursuit of God’s Kingdom here on this earth. He travels throughout the world to encourage churches, non-profits, pastors, leaders, missionaries, and justice workers – whether this happens in churches, arenas, conferences, universities, or as a guest in underground churches, villages, or refugee camps.

Eugene Cho is the founder and former Senior Pastor of Quest Church – an urban, multi-cultural and multi-generational church in Seattle, Washington. He is also the founder and visionary of One Day’s Wages – a grassroots movement of people, stories, and actions to alleviate extreme global poverty.

Eugene recently released his first book, Overrated: Are We More in Love with the Idea of Changing the World Than Actually Changing the World? He is currently writing his second book which is set to release in February 2020.

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Jun
9
10:00 AM10:00

Guest Speaker: Chitra Hanstad

On Sunday, June 9th we are thrilled to have special guest speaker Chitra Hanstad from World Relief Seattle joining us in the conversation as we continue to explore what it means and looks like to be church for the common good.

Chitra began as Executive Director at World Relief Seattle in January 2017. Prior to this, she spent time in India consulting for Justice Ventures International (an anti-trafficking organization) on strategic planning and fund development and as a Philanthropic Advisor for the Seattle Foundation. While her career started in corporate advertising, public relations and media relations, she has spent most of the last twenty years working for local and international non-profits. Chitra has a passion for seeing at-risk communities thrive. She has served on many boards including Covenant World Relief & Urban Impact, and volunteers with The Stability Network.

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Jun
2
6:00 PM18:00

U-District Dinner Party!

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We can’t believe it’s almost June which means we’re transitioning into our summer schedule and going to one service in Bellevue for the summer!

If you’ve been a part of our weekly U-District pop-up services, we want to make sure that you can stay connected and engaged with the life of our church over the next few months and would love for you to join us for our U-District Dinner Party this Sunday, June 2nd from 6pm - 7:30pm at Kaitlin Madriaga’s apartment in the U-District. It’ll be a special time to reflect and celebrate together as a community all that God has done over the past few months as well as to share vision and plans for the future of Common Good Church in the U-District/Seattle come Fall 2019.

Dinner will be provided, so please RSVP below no later than Friday, May 31st!

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Jun
2
12:00 PM12:00

BBQ on the Terrace

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This Sunday, June 2nd we’re throwing a BBQ on the Soma Towers Terrace (third floor) immediately after our morning service to kick off summer together and to celebrate and honor our college grads and those in our community who will be moving away. RSVP below so we know who’s coming!

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May
19
12:00 PM12:00

Baptism Class

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Are you interested in being baptized or just curious to learn more about what water baptism is? Join us for our next baptism class on Sunday, May 19th from 12:00pm - 1:00pm in the Soma Towers Conference Room. RSVP below.

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May
12
to Jun 16

New Sermon Series: Church for the Common Good

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New name, same vision. Marketplace Church is now Common Good Church!

Join us starting Sunday, May 12th as we kick-off a brand new 5-week sermon series around our new name and explore what it means and looks like to be church for the common good!

We’ll have special guest speakers Chitra Hanstad (Executive Director, World Relief Seattle) and Eugene Cho (Founder, One Day’s Wages) joining us for the conversation on Sunday, June 9th and Sunday, June 16th.

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May
3
to May 5

Name Change ───── Launch Party at The WKND!

Did you hear? We're changing the name of our church!

And we thought there'd be no better way to launch the new name then to do it when we're all together as one big church family...at The WKND 2019! That means the whole weekend is going to be one big party, and we want you to be there to celebrate with us.

If you didn’t sign up for the retreat, it’s all good! You’re still invited to come worship with us as we close out our weekend together on Sunday, May 5th at 9am at Black Lake Bible Camp (6521 Fairview Rd SW, Olympia). We’ll get our praise on, you’ll hear a good word from our guest speaker, Pastor Mike Thomas, and we’ll also be celebrating as a community as we officially launch our name change to the public!

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May
3
to May 5

The WKND 2019

We know life can get busy. And yes, sometimes maybe even stressful. Whether it's work, school, friends, or family — many of us find ourselves being stretched and pulled in so many different directions that if we're honest, it can feel a little overwhelming at times.

That's why it's good for the soul to stop and pause from time to time. To rest. To retreat. To recharge.

On Friday, May 3rd through Sunday, May 5th, we're escaping to the great outdoors and getting away together for a weekend to connect with God and with one another. Situated along the beautiful Black Lake in Olympia, WA, our camp grounds will feature activities and overnight accommodations for everyone, including private cabins for couples and families.

We believe God is up to something special and couldn't imagine this weekend without you.

The question is: Are you in?   

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Apr
21
10:00 AM10:00

Easter Sunday Service

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Invite your friends and family and come worship with us on Easter Sunday as we celebrate together the resurrection of our lord and savior, Jesus Christ!

We will have one joint worship service on Sunday, April 21st at 10am at Alder Auditorium (1310 NE 40th St, Seattle) in the U-District with a special Easter activities for the kids during Kidz Co-op.

Free parking is available on the street as well as in adjacent University of Washington parking lots located on Brooklyn and NE 40th St (Parking lots labeled: University of Washington Parking Areas W-10 and W-12).

See you Easter Sunday!

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Apr
19
7:30 PM19:30

Good Friday Service

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Join us Friday, April 19th at 7:30pm at Resonance at SOMA Towers (288 106th Ave NE, Ste. 203, Bellevue) as we remember, reflect and encounter together the unconditional love of Christ demonstrated through his sacrificial death on the cross.

Childcare will not provided, but children are welcome to participate in the service. Free 2-hour parking is available in the SOMA Towers garage.

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Apr
14
10:00 AM10:00

Palm Sunday

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Sunday, April 14th is Palm Sunday and marks the beginning of Holy Week. Worship with us at 10am at Resonance at SOMA Towers (288 106th Ave NE Suite 203, Bellevue) or 6pm at Alder Auditorium (1310 NE 40th Street, Seattle).

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Mar
31
11:45 AM11:45

Family Matters Lunch Gathering

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Do you call Marketplace Church your home? Consider yourself part of the family? Join us for lunch from 11:45am - 1pm immediately after our morning service at our Downtown Bellevue location on Sunday, March 31st for our next Family Matters gathering.

We've got some exciting news to share in addition to providing you with important updates on other ministry happenings, finances, and where we’re heading as a church over the next 5 years.

Our Family Matters gathering only happens twice a year, so hope to see you there!

Please RSVP below no later than Wednesday, March 27th.

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Mar
24
4:30 PM16:30

U-District Launch Team Meetup

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Interested in being an integral part of this new thing that God is doing in the U-District? If you want to contribute your gifts and talents to helping build our newly forming U-District community, then join us for our upcoming Marketplace x U-District Launch Team Meetup on Sunday, March 24th from 4:30pm - 6pm at Kaitlin Madriaga’s in the U-District where we’ll have a time of visioning, strategizing, planning and praying together for what God is doing.

Dinner will be provided so please RSVP below no later than Friday, March 22nd!

Afterwards, we’ll be joining up with the rest of our Fourth Sunday Serve U-District Prayer Walk Outreach Team from 6pm - 7pm at Alder Commons.

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Mar
19
7:00 PM19:00

Jam Sesh!

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Do you play an instrument or sing? Join the Marketplace worship team for our monthly “JAM SESH” on Tuesday, March 19th at the Lighthouse Center in Bellevue (15530 Lake Hills Boulevard, Suite 201) from 7pm - 9pm.

This is an open invite, so no matter what your musical level or experience and whether or not you are currently volunteering on the band, all are welcome! Bring your favorite worship song and/or instrument to share.

Please RSVP below so we know who to expect.

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Mar
17
12:15 PM12:15

Prayer Gathering

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Do you need prayer? Hungry to connect with God? Want to intercede for our church and for others? We believe in the power of prayer, and want to create space to seek God together on a regular basis. Join us Sunday, March 17th from 12:15pm - 1:15pm in the Soma Towers Conference Room for our next prayer gathering.

If you have a prayer request, you can submit them here.

While our monthly prayer gathering occurs every Third Sunday of the month, we also have a weekly virtual Thursday evening prayer gathering at 9pm via Google Hangouts. Email Catherine Watkins (catherine.anne.watkins@gmail.com) for the invite.

This is the confidence we have in approaching God: that if we ask anything according to his will, he hears us.
— 1 John 5:14
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Feb
3
to Apr 7

Current Sermon Series: The Blessed Life

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Who doesn’t want to live a blessed life? At the core of every human heart, there is a deep longing and desire to experience blessing. Yet, what does it even really mean to be blessed? Our culture and society seem to have a lot of varying opinions and ideas about this concept of “the blessed life.” Just look up the hashtag #blessed and you’ll see.

But what does the blessed life look like when it comes to God’s kingdom? Starting Sunday, February 3rd, we’ll embark on a 9-week journey through The Beatitudes found in the Gospel of Matthew as we discover together the secret to living a truly blessed life.

Join us Sunday’s at 10am in Downtown Bellevue or 6pm in the U-District!

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Feb
3
to Feb 24

Marketplace x U-District Weekly Service Launch!

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The wait is finally over fam. We’re launching our weekly U-District evening service starting Sunday, February 3rd at 6pm at Alder Commons Auditorium!

We’ll be bouncing between two different venues in the U-District for our weekly gatherings for the first few months. While both venues are conveniently located across the street from each other, make sure you check out our gathering schedule so you know exactly where we will be from week to week.

Invite friends on Facebook.

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Feb
3
to Feb 17

Freed Up Financially

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Looking to get out of debt in 2019? Want to get control over your finances in the new year? Back by popular demand, Freed Up Financially is a three-week financial stewardship class taught by our very own Mikkel Louie. This interactive and highly practical class will cover topics including biblical stewardship, budgeting and getting out of debt. 

Classes will be held after Sunday Celebrations at our Downtown Bellevue location from 12:30pm - 2pm in the Soma Towers Conference Room on the following three consecutive Sundays: February 3rd, 10th and 17th.

While we’re making this class absolutely free for our community, space is limited on a first-come-first-serve basis.

Questions? Email us at connect@marketplace.church  

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Jan
6
to Jan 27

#DETOX

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We’re kicking off the new year together on Sunday, January 6th at 10am at Resonance at Soma Towers and introducing our 21 day prayer and fasting journey we’re calling #DETOX. Over the course of the three weeks, we’ll be unpacking a variety of spiritual disciplines during our Sunday Celebrations that will be helpful for you in our spiritual detox.

Learn more about how you can join with us on the journey below.

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Dec
16
12:00 PM12:00

Worship Connect

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Are you interested in learning more about the worship ministry at Marketplace? Want to join the band? Join us for our upcoming Worship Connect on Sunday, December 16th from 12pm - 1pm at Soma Towers Unit #302 to meet current band members and catch the vision for the next quarter. RSVP below!

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Dec
15
5:00 PM17:00

Christmas Party for a Cause 2018

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Break out the ugly sweaters and come join us Saturday, December 15th at Bellevue Tower’s Great Room in Downtown Bellevue for a fun and festive evening of food, drink, music, and generosity!

Every year we come together as a community to celebrate Jesus and the Christmas season by highlighting and partnering with an organization that is bringing hope and healing to some of the most vulnerable communities. This year, 100% of what you give will go towards One Days Wages, a local grassroots organization that is working to end extreme global poverty.

Evening festivities begin at 5pm with live music, potluck dinner and a silent and live auction as our main event, where you'll have an opportunity to donate and bid on holiday auction items curated by our very own community.

RSVP below and then invite your friends with our Facebook event here.


Interested in donating an item or service for our silent or live auction? Do you know of a business that would? We’d love to hear from you! Get in touch with the link below.

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Dec
9
7:00 PM19:00

MARKETPLACE X U-DISTRICT POP-UP SERVICE #3

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We are excited to announce that we are launching a brand new evening worship service in the University District coming January 2019!

As we prepare to launch, we’ll be curating and hosting a series of monthly pop-up services over the next couple of months at various venues in and around the University District area.

If you’re interested in being a part of this new thing that God is doing in the U-District, you’re invited to join us for our last and final pop-up service of the year on Sunday, December 9th at 7pm at the ECC Theatre (3931 Brooklyn Ave NE, Seattle, WA)!

Learn more here and invite friends with our Facebook event.

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