Faith calendar


Sweet Adelines: The Seattle Shores Chorus, a chapter of Sweet Adelines International, will perform at 5 p.m. today at 92nd Street Church of Christ, 4226 92nd St. NE, Marysville. The four-part harmony group of about 40 women, founded in 1953, was the first Sweet Adelines chorus in the Northwest. Information: 360-653-2578.

Holocaust Remembrance Day event: Everett’s Temple Beth Or will present a Holocaust Remembrance Day event at 7 p.m. Wednesday. Fred Taucher will share a multimedia presentation about his experience as a Holocaust survivor, and will read from his upcoming book, “Saved by the Enemy.” Temple Beth Or is at 3215 Lombard Ave., Everett. Information: 425-259-7125.

Young Life for special needs: A meeting of a new Snohomish County Young Life Capernaum club will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday at Northview Community Church, 18303 Bothell-Everett Highway, Mill Creek. Young Life Capernaum is a Christian organization providing mentors and activities for young people with mental and physical disabilities. Area Young Life leaders will reach out to students and young adults ages 15 to 25. 425-232-6509 or

Young Life auction: The annual West Snohomish County Young Life Auction and Fiesta Dinner is scheduled for 5-9 p.m. April 21 at New Life Center, 6830 Highland Dr., Everett. Event includes a catered fiesta meal and more than 250 auction items. Cost is $50 per person. Proceeds benefit Young Life programs for teens. RSVP at or call 425-407-8218.

Monroe sale: Monroe Congregational Church, United Church of Christ will host a spring sale 8:30 a.m.-2:30 p.m. April 21 in the Fellowship Hall. Plants, household and hand-crafted items, baby equipment and children’s clothes available. A spaghetti lunch with homemade pie will be served 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Church is at 301 S. Lewis St., Monroe.

Bethany Taste of the Northwest: The Bethany of the Northwest Foundation will hold its annual Taste of the Northwest from 5-8 p.m. April 27 at Everett’s Comcast Arena, 2000 Hewitt Ave. The event, which includes wine tasting, appetizers, a silent auction and live music, benefits elderly and disabled residents of Bethany’s nonprofit care facilities in Everett. Cost is $20. Tickets available at the door or in advance: 425-551-6403 or email

Garage sale: Our Savior’s Lutheran Church Garage Sale is scheduled for 9 a.m.-3 p.m. April 28 at 215 Mukilteo Blvd., Everett. A barbecue lunch will be available. Information: 425-252-0413.

Lake Stevens auction: Ebenezer Lutheran Church will host a spring auction April 28. Doors open at 4:30, silent auction at 5 p.m., dinner at 6 p.m., live auction at 7 p.m. Cost is $10. Proceeds support Lake Stevens Food Bank, the Senior Luncheon, Community Supper, Family Center and World Wide Ministries. For tickets call 425-334-0421 or Pat Jackson at 425-923-5113. Church is at 2111 117th Ave. NE, Lake Stevens.

Refusing to be Enemies: is the title of a lunch and presentation at noon April 30 at Everett First Presbyterian Church, 2936 Rockefeller Ave. Speakers are Daoud Nasser and Mark Braverman from Tent of Nations, an educational and environmental farm near Bethlehem in the Palestinian West Bank. Donations accepted.

National Day of Prayer: The Stanwood-Camano observance of the National Day of Prayer will be noon-1 p.m. May 3 in the Haggen parking lot, 26603 72nd Ave. NW, Stanwood. The theme is “One Nation Under God.” The event will include presentation of colors and leading of the Pledge of Allegiance by Boy Scouts; praise and worship by a local worship band; and introduction to prayer by area church leaders. Information:

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.


Pascha service: St. Thomas Orthodox Church in Snohomish will join Orthodox churches worldwide in celebrating Pascha, which is Easter in the Orthodox Church, a week after other Christian churches celebrate Easter. The Pascha service begins at 11:30 p.m. tonight and lasts about an hour. After the service, a feast is held to break the six-week Lenten fast. St. Thomas Orthodox Church is at 1309 Bonneville Ave., Suite D, Snohomish.

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. This month’s service is at 10:30 a.m. Friday, with music by the Rev. John Sinkevitch and a message from pastor Brian Harpell. Upcoming services will be at 10:30 a.m. May 18, June 15 and July 20.

Living Interfaith Church: will honor the Baha’i holiday of Ridvan, a holy festival, at its service at 11 a.m. April 22. The 12 days celebrate Baha’u’llah’s announcement that he is a messenger of God for this day. A guest will speak about these sacred days. The service will also include a remembrance of Earth Day. Services are in the Alderwood Middle School cafeteria, 20000 28th Ave. W., Lynnwood.

Shabbat meditation service: Rabbi Jessica Marshall will conduct a Shabbat meditation service at 7:30 p.m. April 27 at Temple Beth Or, 3215 Lombard Ave., Everett. The rabbi will lead guided imagery, meditation and focusing on breath. 425-259-7125.


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 Rd., 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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