Faith and church calendar
Auditorium dedication: Marysville's 92nd Street Church of Christ will dedicate its new auditorium building Sunday. Volunteers from the church put in many hours to help build the structure, which includes a 300-seat auditorium and an event center that can hold about 160 people. Dedication Sunday begins at 9:30 a.m. with Bible study, followed by morning worship at 10:30 a.m. A catered dinner will follow the service. A 2 p.m. hymn sing will be followed by the dedication program at 3 p.m. There will be refreshments and tours. The church is at 4226 92nd St., just off State Avenue, Marysville. The 92nd street Church of Christ was created by a 2005 merger of the Seven Lakes Church of Christ and the Marysville Church of Christ. RSVP for Sunday's dinner: 360-658-2578. Information: www.92ndstchurchofchrist.org.
Adult Purim Karaoke Night fundraiser: 6:30-9:30 p.m. tonight, Weyerhaeuser Room, Everett Station, 3201 Smith Ave. The party is for members and friends of Everett's Temple Beth Or. The Jewish Festival of Purim celebrates the Book of Esther, in which Jews are saved by Queen Esther and her wise Uncle Mordechai versus the evil Haman. The festival celebrates survival and joy. Costumes encouraged.
Concert to help orphans: A "Concert for the Value of Human Life: Remembering Six Million Ophans in Ethiopia" will be 4 p.m. today at Mountain View Community Church, 12033 Seattle Hill Road, Snohomish. Featured will be Sonus Boreal, a women's choir, Reflections School of Dance, stories of an orphan and poetry. Free, but offering will be taken for Youth With a Mission to buy food and baby formula for an orphanage in Ethiopia.
Disaster readiness: B-Ready North County is scheduled 9 a.m.-1 p.m. today at Jake's House Prayer and Worship Center, 18824 Smokey Point Blvd., Arlington. Michael Lienau, Pat Hamman and Shahram Hadian will talk about preparing for disasters as well as church partnerships for regional response. Free, but free-will offering will be taken. Information: 360-652-1941.
Snohomish County Prayer Breakfast: Annual Good Friday breakfast sponsored by the YMCA of Snohomish County is scheduled for 6:45-8:30 a.m. April 6 in the Edward D. Hansen Conference Center at Everett's Comcast Arena, 2000 Hewitt Ave. Keynote speaker will be Earl Palmer, a minister for 50 years who served most recently at the National Presbyterian Church in Washington, D.C. Tickets or information: 425 374 5712 or firstname.lastname@example.org. To register online: www.ymca-snoco.org/pb.
Eggstravaganza: Bethany Christian Assembly will hold its annual Eggstravaganza, a free community event, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m. April 7. The church is at 2715 Everett Ave., Everett. Event includes an egg hunt with 20,000 eggs, inflatable toys, pony rides, snacks, prizes and a visit from the Easter Bunny (bring your own camera). Most events are indoors, and the egg hunt will happen rain or shine. Information: 425-339-3303 or www.bca-online.com.
Auction for mission trips: Marysville United Methodist Church will hold its annual auction 6-9 p.m. April 13 to help pay for the junior high youth group's Learning and Serving Together mission trip to Oregon in June. Admission $10 in advance, $12 at the door; includes jambalaya buffet dinner, desserts, music and fellowship. For tickets or to donate: 425-390-4309 or email email@example.com.
Vacation Bible adventure: Zapped! Vacation Bible Adventure for elementary school students is scheduled for 9 a.m.-noon July 16-20 at Westgate Chapel, 22901 Edmonds Way, Edmonds. Registration information: 425-775-2776.
Everett South Church of the Nazarene: holds Sunday school at 10 a.m., Sunday worship at 11 a.m., Sunday Bible study at 6 p.m., and Thursday Bible study at 7 p.m. The church will host Keepers of the Faith Quartet at 11 a.m. March 25. The church is at 12322 Airport Road, Everett. 425-290-9064.
Living Interfaith Church: meets at 11 a.m. alternate Sundays in the Alderwood Middle School cafeteria, 20000 28th Ave. W., Lynnwood. March 25 theme is "But Do We Dance?" and will explore the difference between rushing through life and fully living. Noon potluck follows services.
Lenten series: "Feasting on the Word," a Lenten series, will be at Everett's First Presbyterian Church at 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays through April 4. A simple meal at 6:30 p.m. in Westminster Hall will be followed by teaching, worship and prayer ending at 8 p.m. Church is at 2936 Rockefeller Ave., Everett.
FREE MEALS, CLOTHES
Annie's Community Kitchen: 5 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays at Edmonds Lutheran Church, 23525 84th Avenue W., Edmonds. All are invited for food and fellowship.
Everett First Covenant Church meal change: Community dinners served from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesdays. There are no more Thursday meals. The church is at 4502 Rucker Ave., Everett. 425-252-9191.
Dinner at the Bell: 5:30 p.m. Wednesdays; Everett First Presbyterian Church, 2936 Rockefeller Ave., Everett. 425-259-7139.
Dinner Bell Outreach: 5:30 p.m. Thursdays at First Congregational United Church of Christ, 2624 Rockefeller Ave., Everett. 425-252-7224.
Sanctuary Care Ministries: Free clothing: 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursdays at Sanctuary Ministries Church, 15533 75th St. NE, Lake Stevens. 360-386-9871.
Community dinner at Zion Lutheran Church: 6 to 7 p.m. Wednesdays at 4634 Alger Ave., Everett. 425-252-1429 or www.zionlutheranofeverett.com.
Community dinner at Northlake Christian Church: 6 p.m. second Thursday of each month at 19029 North Road, Bothell. 425-672-8044.
First Nazarene Church of Everett lunch: noon every Monday at 2502 Lombard Ave., Everett.
Free community lunch: Noon to 1 p.m. with social hour from 1 to 2 p.m. fourth Thursday of each month. Faith Lutheran Church, 6708 Cady Road, Everett. 425-353-4758.
Everett First Baptist Church Friday meal outreach: 5:15 p.m. every Friday at Everett First Baptist, 1616 Pacific Ave., Everett.
The Table free community dinner: 6 p.m. Thursdays, Mountain View Church, 9015 44th Drive NE, Marysville. Children welcome. 360-659-0445.
Loaves and Fishes free community supper: 4-6 p.m. Tuesdays at Sultan Community United Methodist Church, 212 Birch St., Sultan.
Salt of the Earth Food Bank: Soup kitchen noon Tuesdays at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 2531 Hoyt Ave., Everett. Free sack lunches or hot meals served to the homeless, low-income seniors and families, and kids on the street. 425-355-1042.
Salvation Army of Everett fellowship meals: 5:15 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays. Recovery meetings, 6 p.m. Mondays. 2525 Rucker Ave., Everett. 425-259-8129.
Snohomish community kitchen at St. John's: 4:30 to 6 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays. 913 Second Ave., Snohomish. 360-568-4622.
Valley Clothing: Open 10 a.m. to noon and 6 to 8 p.m. first and third Wednesdays of every month at 17146 Beaton Road SE, Monroe. 360-794-7749. Donations of new and gently used clothing accepted during open hours or by arrangement. SnoValleyClothing@yahoo.com.
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