722 N. 145th St. | Shoreline, WA 98133

Ministries

Ditty Bags and Hats for Seafarers

The Seattle Seafarers Center distributes holiday gifts in the form of ditty bags filled with hats, toiletries, playing cards, and candy to the seafarers in the Port of Seattle during the holidays. For many of them, these are the only gifts they will get because their friends and family are half a world away. They need your help knitting hats, sewing ditty…

St. Dunstan’s Church will host Emergency Winter Shelter

We will be hosting the Shoreline Winter Emergency Shelter this winter in our parish hall. When the temperatures drop below 34 degrees outside, the shelter will open to provide a safe, warm place for those without shelter. This program is run by NUHSA (North Urban Human Services Alliance). Their volunteers will set up, run, and clean up the space each time the…

Feeding Ministry Volunteer Opportunity

At St. Dunstan’s Church, 722 N. 145th Av N in Shoreline, between Aurora and Greenwood Aves. If you would like an opportunity to make a difference in Shoreline, come volunteer with us! No religious affiliation or prior experience is needed. You can come one time, or every week, and stay all day, or just roll…

St. Dunstan’s new mini farmers market!

St. Dunstan’s, the church that feeds people has, for many years, provided our community a buffet style dinner, with emphasis on quality, presentation, and nutrition. It has not been uncommon for us to serve up to 200 people gathered in our parish hall, enjoying each other’s camaraderie. Additionally, we delivered meals to homeless encampments like United We…

Camp United We Stand Wish List

Camp United We Stand at St. Dunstan’s Camping/general: Sleeping bags and blankets(these are the most needed items in Winter, so if you have spares, please keep us in mind) Tents (8×8 and 10×12 are best) Tarps Extension cords Milk crates Flashlights Kitchen supplies: Food (including leftovers)(The camp has a stove, a refrigerator, and a freezer)…

Our new Deacon in Training

Hello, St. Dunstan’s! I’m excited to be joining you and being a part of the St. Dunstan’s community as I continue my formation into being a deacon. My wife Janice and I have lived in Shoreline since 1992. We have three grown children and two grandchildren. In my day job I’m a fingerprint examiner with…

My Church History, Randy Van Heusden

It was Sunday morning and I was being made aware that it was time to get up for church. Never being a morning person, I hear the request and do what I always tried to do and turned over to get extra moments of sleep. I knew it was not going to be more than…

Speaking of Dying

In my experience, speaking of dying is a beautiful, gracious, life giving thing to do. Most of us are reluctant to talk about death or dying and sometimes we will even deny the truth to avoid facing our own or a loved one’s death. Over the years I have been with many families as someone…