Faith Calendar


Talent show in Arlington: Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church in Arlington is holding a talent show, hobby display and dinner at 5 p.m. Saturday at the church, 615 E. Highland Drive. The public is invited to attend. An official installation service for the Rev. Scott Summers, the new pastor at the church, is scheduled for 4 p.m. June 3. Summers, who came from a church in Woodburn, Ore., is a married father of two, and a graduate of Washington State University and Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary in Berkeley, Calif.

Fishnet Theatre in Monroe: The First Baptist Church of Monroe will host Fishnet Theatre’s production of “Annie Imes Private Eye” at 10:45 a.m. Sunday in the church auditorium. Open to the public. Admission free, donations welcome. Nursery care provided. The play centers around a character’s efforts to solve a case proving the existence of God. The church is at 17922 149th St. SE, Monroe, across from Valley General Hospital. 360-794-8044 or

Unity Church speaker: The Unity Center for Positive Living, or Unity Church, will host author Roy Holman at the 10 a.m. service Sunday. The service will be followed by a 1 p.m. talk where Holman will discuss “Unity Consciousness” and show slides from a six-week visit to India’s Oneness University. A “oneness blessing” will be offered. Holman is author of “Healing Self, Healing Earth: Awakening Presence, Power, and Passion” and “Poems from the Passionate Heart: Reflections on Healing and Awakening,” and is a certified yoga, meditation and healing instructor. His commentaries are aired at 4:55 p.m. Wednesdays on independent radio station KSER, 90.7 FM. Unity Church is at 3231 Colby Ave., Everett. 425-258-2244.

Spring concert: Breath of Aire, an 80-voice Northwest choir, will perform inspirational, patriotic and classical music at 6 p.m. Sunday in the sanctuary of Cross View Church, 604 Ave. C, Snohomish. Admission $10.

Bible Study in Marysville: Bethlehem Lutheran Church of Marysville will host a Bible study of the book of Revelation at 7 p.m. Wednesday. Leading the study will be author and scholar Jan Fekkes, a theology professor at Trinity Lutheran College. Bethlehem Lutheran Church is at 7215 51st Ave. NE, Marysville. 360-659-2022.

Carmelite Institute of Spirituality: A Day of Recollection is scheduled for 10 a.m.-2 p.m. May 26 at the Carmelite Institute of Spirituality in Stanwood. The Rev. Stephen Watson will speak about “Marion Spirituality in Carmel.” The Catholic institute presents monthly Days of Recollection and hosts spiritual retreats. Suggested donation is $15-$20. Bring sack lunch; coffee, tea provided. The institute is at 27008 78th Ave. NW, Stanwood. 360-629-4032.

Father’s Day Car and Bike Show: Northshore Christian Church will host its 10th annual Father’s Day Car and Bike Show 9 a.m.-2 p.m. June 17. There will be dozens of classic cars and motorcycles on display to the public. The church is at 5700 23rd Drive. W, Everett. Information:


Living Interfaith Church: which meets twice each month in the Alderwood Middle School cafeteria in Lynnwood, will hold a Memorial Day weekend service at 11 a.m. May 27. Cathy Merchant and Steve Crawford will lead the service. The sacrifices of those who have served in the military will be honored. Alderwood Middle School is at 20000 28th Ave. W., Lynnwood.

Mill Creek Christian Women’s Luncheon/Connection: will hold a luncheon 11:45 a.m.-1:30 p.m. June 14 at the Mill Creek Country Club, 1550 Country Club DrIVE. Cost is $22. Theme is “Summer Sunsets,” with fashions from Coldwater Creek; music by Adrienne McGruder; and a talk about sunsets by Jan Swindells, of Surrey, B.C.. Reservations and cancellations required by June 7. Call Connie at 425-774-4571, or email: Open to the public; women and men welcome.

Alzheimer’s disease information: A workshop on Alzheimer’s disease and dementia is scheduled for 9 a.m.-noon June 16 at Edmonds United Methodist Church, 828 Caspers St. Presented by the Alzheimer’s Association, the workshop will cover basic information on dementia, communication and problem-solving, and where to go for help. or 800-272-3900.

Christ-based recovery group: Harbor Light Church, 132 112th St. SW in Everett, hosts a Christ-based recovery group at 7 p.m. every Wednesday. Meetings open to all who need healing from hurts and habits. 425-353-2837 or 206-427-5123.

Community Worship Service: First Baptist Church of Everett hosts a Community Worship Service the third Friday of each month in the main worship center, 1616 Pacific Ave. Music provided by the Rev. John Sinkevitch, with a message from pastor Brian Harpell. Upcoming services will be at 10:30 a.m. June 15 and July 20.


The Open Table: Marysville United Methodist Church hosts a free community lunch 1-2:30 p.m. third Thursday of each month. Church is at 5600 64th St. NE, Marysville. To volunteer or donate, call 360-659-8521.

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: Community dinners served 5-7 p.m. Wednesdays. 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-1:30 p.m. Thursdays at Sanctuary Ministries Church, 15533 75th St. NE, Lake Stevens. 360-386-9871.

Community dinner at Zion Lutheran Church: 6-7 p.m. Wednesdays at 4634 Alger Ave., Everett. 425-252-1429 or

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.

Faith Lutheran Church free community lunch: Noon-1 p.m., social hour 1-2 p.m. fourth Thursday of each month, Faith Lutheran, 6708 Cady Road, Everett. 425-353-4758.

Everett First Baptist Church Friday meal outreach: 5:15 p.m. Fridays 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: 4:30-6 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays. 913 Second Ave., Snohomish. 360-568-4622.

Valley Clothing: Open 10 a.m.-noon and 6-8 p.m. first and third Wednesdays of every month, 17146 Beaton Road SE, Monroe. 360-794-7749. Clothing donations accepted during open hours or by arrangement.

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