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Dungeness Community Church


Dungeness Community Church leaders and staff are, from left, Cherrie Bishop, children’s ministry; Mary Converse, secretary; Sue Heike, secretary; Jenny Hartman, parish nurse; Janey Funston, secretary; Wayne Yamamoto, men’s and youth pastor; Gary Rude, administrator; and Scott Culver, senior pastor. Not pictured is worship leader Janice Parks.  Sequim Gazette photo by Matthew Nash

Dungeness Community Church’s mission states that members will fulfill the Great Commission through worship, instruction, outreach and fellowship.

Their vision is a cohesive, caring, Christ-centered community equipped and empowered to use their spiritual gifts for ministry within the church and committed to share the Gospel in the
Sequim community and beyond through holistic outreach.

Gathering time
Services are at 10 a.m. Sundays with children’s Sunday school dismissed at 10:30 a.m. and nursery available throughout the service, which includes a blend of traditional and contemporary worship music.

Adult Sunday school is at 8:45 a.m. and 11:45 a.m.
Attendance is 350-375 people. 
 
Small groups:
Men’s groups
■ 6:45 a.m. Tuesdays, Dad’s Study
■ 7:30 a.m. Thursdays, Men’s Study
■ 8 a.m. first and third Saturdays of each month, Men’s Breakfast
Women’s groups
■ 9 a.m. Mondays, Ladies’ Walking
■ 6:15 p.m. Mondays, Women’s Precept
■ 6:30 p.m. Mondays, Women’s Bible Study
■ 9 a.m. Thursdays, Women’s Study  
Youth and young adult groups
■ 6:30 p.m. Tuesdays, middle school youths
■ 7 p.m. Wednesdays, Girls’ Group, third-fifth grades
■ 7 p.m. Wednesdays, High School Youth Group
■ 6 p.m. Thursday, “Thursday-Something’s,” post-high school–30s

Other groups
■ 10 a.m. Wednesdays, WORDsmiths, retirees
■ 6 p.m. last Sunday each month, Congregational Prayer
■ T.B.A. Motorcycle Riders
Home fellowship groups meet throughout the week.

Outreach
■ Christmas House, a yearly event for in-need people to receive presents
■ Benevolence 
■ Care Closet, clothing service delivered to needy homes
■ Solos, volunteers using their skills to help those in need in the community
■ Angel Tree, gifts for children with parents in jail
■ Global Outreach through 19 missionaries
■ Child Evangelism Fellowship with Good News clubs

Supports
■ Light Lunch partnership at St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, 525 N. Fifth Ave., Sequim
■ CareNet 
■ Habitat for Humanity
■ Salvation Army Soup Kitchen
For more information on groups, services and volunteer opportunities, contact the church at 683-7333.

For a Spiritual Spotlight on your church, contact Matthew Nash at mnash@sequimgazette.com or call 683-3311, ext. 114.

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