Faith Calendar

  • Fri May 4th, 2012 9:33pm
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Bazaar in Edmonds: St. Mary’s Coptic Orthodox Church in Lynnwood will hold its 23rd annual Egyptian indoor festival and fundraising bazaar from 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday at the Edmonds Yacht Club, 326 Admiral Way, Suite 100, Edmonds. There will be Egyptian food, papyrus art, Coptic Christian art, icons, literature and more.

E-cycle: Prince of Peace Lutheran Church in Everett will host a Community E-cycle event 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday. Televisions, computer monitors, laptops and cellphones may be recycled free of charge. The church is at 9320 Meadow Way, Everett.

Movie in Marysville: The film “Pray the Devil Back to Hell,” a story of Liberian women who worked to bring peace to their country, will be shown at 6:45 p.m. Saturday in the Fellowship Hall of Bethelhem Lutheran Church, 7215 51st Ave. NE, Marysville. Event is free; movie appropriate for high school ages and up.

Unity Church retirement: After 30 years as spiritual leader of Everett’s Unity Church, also known as the Unity Center for Positive Living at 3231 Colby Ave., Bob Eagan and his wife, Charlotte, are retiring. Friends are invited to a celebration of their service 11:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Sunday at Legion Hall in Everett’s American Legion Park, 145 Alverson Blvd.

New pastor in Arlington: The Rev. Scott Summers will be welcomed as the new pastor at Our Saviour’s Lutheran Church, Arlington, at the 10:30 a.m. service Sunday. Summers, who is coming from a church in Woodburn, Ore., is a married father of two, and a graduate of Washington State University and the Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary in Berkeley, Calif. The official installation service is scheduled at the church for 4 p.m. June 3. The church is at 615 East Highland Dr., Arlington.

The Sacred Garden: A day of inspiration, exploring sacred gardens in Christian and Islamic cultures, will be held from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. May 12 at the new Institute for Spirituality and the Arts, a ministry of Edmonds United Methodist Church, 828 Caspers St., Edmonds. Cost is $50; bring a sack lunch and a flower. Registration required in advance. Call 425-778-2119 or register online at:

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.-2p.m. June 17. There will be dozens of classic cars and motorcycles on display. The church is at 5700 23rd Dr. W, Everett. Information:


Selah at St. Aidan’s: Worship leader Jeff Johnson will be joined by Portland, Ore., violinist Wendy Goodwin in an hourlong contemplative service of music, scripture and silent prayer at 7 p.m. Sunday at St. Aidan’s Episcopal Church on Camano Island. The church is at 1318 Highway 532, Camano Island. Child care provided. Information: 360-629-3969 or online at or

Living Interfaith Church: will hold two services this month in the Alderwood Middle School cafeteria in Lynnwood. At 11 a.m. May 13, the service will honor Visakha Puja. Sometimes called “Buddha’s Birthday,” it celebrates the Buddha’s birth, his life and enlightenment. There will also be time to share memories of moms for Mother’s Day. Cathy Merchant and Steve Crawford will lead the service. At 11 a.m. May 27, for Memorial Day weekend, 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 Connection: will hold a luncheon 11:45 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Thursday at the Mill Creek Country Club, 15500 Country Club Dr. Cost is $22. Theme is “Fashion Forward,” with Katie Nolan sharing how to make fashion trends affordable and appropriate. Music guest is Ilse Uyleman, of Lynnwood. Mary Dehart, from North Carolina, will speak about “Blue Ridge Mountain Forgiveness.” Reservations or cancellations needed by Friday. Call Connie, 425-774-4571, or e-mail

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 are open to all who need healing from hurts and habits. Information: 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. May 18, 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.