New Series: Moving On (MS) & Bittersweet (HS)

During January and February our 6th & 7th graders and high schoolers will be exploring forgiveness: why it’s necessary, how we do it well, and where it fits into loving God, loving others, and loving life. Parents: we’d love to help you continue the conversation at home! Check out these Parent Cues for ideas of…

2021 Christmas Pageant

After taking the year off in 2020, we are excited to bring back the Christmas Pageant for 2021! Like many families and businesses, we’ve used the time away to think through how we do the pageant and why and are excited about some changes for this year: we will be focusing more on how we…

The Light & The Dark

Youth Group on Sunday December 5th will look a little different than usual. We will be observing the 2nd Sunday of Advent through two different thematic lenses: the light and the dark. You are invited to join us for our Light hour (4-5 pm) or our Dark hour (6:30-7:30 pm) or both! All grades are…

Fall Retreat 2021

This year’s Fall Retreat is our first ever “modular” retreat: while youth are encouraged to participate in the whole thing, everyone is welcome pick which pieces work best. Please note three important things: We need registrations for this weekend! The only piece that does not require a RSVP is Friday night’s Youth Group. Saturday’s events…

Seen Parent & Leader Discussions

On Sunday October 31st, parents and volunteer leaders of kids and teens are invited to join us for roundtable conversations about the book Seen: Healing Despair and Anxiety in Kids and Teens Through the Power of Connection by Will Hutcherson & Chinwe Williams. This informative and practical book is meant to give parents and people…

2021 Crop Walk

If you would like to walk with us, DCPC’s walk will start at the Congregation House on Sunday November 7th at 4 pm! You are welcome to walk a 3.6 mile route or one of your own. One of the most important components of the Crop Walk is the money we raise to help end…

Youth Group 2020-2021 Preview

Youth Group returns on September 12th and we are excited to restart weekly connection with you! Here’s everything you need to know: Leadership The core of Youth Group is great Small Group Leaders and we are lucky to have a great team of them serving and leading our youth this year! Click here to get…

An Update from Matt

This year’s back-to-school season will be a little different for me because, for the first time in a long time, I’m going back to school! The short story is that alongside my work at DCPC, I will be starting an online masters program in counseling at The Seattle School of Theology and Psychology. If everything…

Montreat 2021 Final Details

We’re getting close to this year’s Montreat Youth Conference trip! Here are all the final details you need to be ready to go on the 22nd! Departure If you are joining us in the bus, we will meet behind the Congregation House to leave at 1 pm on Sunday July 25th. Packing List: Masks Shirts…

Summer Read: American Born Chinese

Tied in with this summer’s GIFT program and it’s theme (“Will You Be My Neighbor?”), DCPC Youth is hosting a summer read: the multiple award-winning graphic novel American Born Chinese by Gene Luen Yang: A tour-de-force by New York Times bestselling graphic novelist Gene Yang, American Born Chinese tells the story of three apparently unrelated…

Summer Calendar

AUGUST (All August events are at DCPC 4-5 pm) 8 The Kingdom (Youth group game night) 15 American Born Chinese Book Club 22 Digital Escape Room 29 Back to School Event with SAGES (TBD) If you are looking to grow in your faith this summer, check out our summer series/devotional Habits

Summer Youth Internship

This summer DCPC is resuming our summer intern program! We are looking for high schoolers who are interested in learning how the church works and helping to make some key projects happen. The internship lasts for 3 or more weeks (4 hours/day, 4 days/week) and is very flexible with vacations and hours. Get more details…