Faith Calendar


EHS Young Life anniversary: Everett High School’s Young Life club celebrates 50 years of ministry this year and plans a celebration from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Everett Yacht Club, 404 14th St. Anyone who took part in Young Life — as a student, volunteer, parent or otherwise — is invited to join current Young Life leaders. The all-comers gathering is free and will be like a regular Young Life club.

Family Fun Night Out: Christian comedian Ken Davis, along with musical guest, The Martins, perform at 6 p.m. Saturday at Cedar Park Church, 16300 112th Ave. NE, Bothell. Tickets run from $10 to $30. More info:

Purim Live: Chabad of Snohomish County celebrates with a community Purim party at 4:30 p.m. Sunday. Buffet, Megilah reading and lots of joy to go around. Chabad of Snohomish County is at 19626 76th Ave. W., Suite B, Lynnwood. More info: 425-640-2811.

Community Forum on Homelessness: All interested people are invited to attend the forum at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Arlington United Church, to discuss homelessness in the community. Refreshments will be served. The church is at 338 N. MacLeod Ave. More info:

God debate: A public debate on whether the God of the Bible exists will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday at Atonement Free Lutheran Church, 6905 172nd St. NE, Arlington. Heinz Lycklama, a retired nuclear physicist, and Francis X. Barden, a local historian, will speak at the debate, with Pastor Rick Long moderating. The public is invited to attend and will be given the opportunity to ask questions of the debaters. Admission is free.

World Day of Prayer, Edmonds: Maplewood Presbyterian Church hosts a local event at 10 a.m. March 1 at 19523 84th Ave. W. in Edmonds. The interdenominational service will look for a Christian response to the struggles concerning immigration and for ways to welcome “the stranger.” More info: Louise O. Baker, or 425-776-7578.

World Day of Prayer, Marysville: Bethlehem Lutheran Church hosts a local event from 10-11 a.m. March 1 at 7215 51st Ave. NE, Marysville. A free-will offering will be taken to further the work of World Day of Prayer. A no-charge light brunch will be provided by the Bethlehem Lutheran Church Women. No reservations are required. More info: Noreen Kloster at 360-659-9391 or

Comedy concert: Unity Church in Lynnwood presents Greg Tamblyn in concert at 7 p.m. March 8 at 16727 Alderwood Mall Parkway. Enjoy an evening of hilarious, heartfelt musical musings and mindful mischief. A freewill offering will be taken. More info: 425-741-7172.

An annual open house at Chagdud Gonpa Amrita, a Buddhist center, is planned from 1 to 4 p.m. March 10 at Firdale Village, 9653 Firdale Ave., Edmonds. Refreshments will be served. Visitors will get a chance to meet center members, and ask questions about Buddhist teachings and practices at the center. Chagdud Gonpa Amrita is on the second floor, right side of the main building. The entrance is decorated with colored prayer flags. More info: call 206-546-8095.


Unity Everett: “Understanding the ABC’s of Spiritual Life” will be the lesson given at 10 a.m. Sunday at Everett Unity Center for Positive Living by the Rev. John Wingfield, who has served as minister at many Unity churches, including one in England. The church is at 3231 Colby Ave. More info: 425-258-2244.

Living Interfaith: The next service is at 11 a.m. Sunday and discusses “The Path of Sikhism.” Guest Jasmit Singh will share some of the teachings and beliefs of the Sikh tradition. During a social hour there will be time for questions as well as the usual coffee and potluck offerings. The church meets at Alderwood Middle School, 20000 28th Ave. W., Lynnwood. More info:


Kabbalah: Cafe Zippy in downtown Everett is looking to start a Kabbalah class. Kabbalah is taught in a student-teacher learning model. Possible meeting times include Wednesday evenings or Saturday afternoons. If interested, email or call 425-303-0474 and leave your contact info.

GriefShare: Mountain View Presbyterian Church offers GriefShare, a support group aimed at helping people cope with the death of someone close. The weekly Thursday meetings, held 10 a.m. to noon, are open to the public and run through May 9. Workbooks are $15. Join any time. Registration recommended: 360-659-7777. The church is at 5115 100th St. NE in Marysville. More info:

“Beyond 2012” classes: Local author, yoga instructor and radio commentator Roy Holman presents the last in a class series at the Everett Unity Church of Positive Living called, “Beyond 2012: Wake Up!,” which touches on a variety of topics, including meditation and an energy shift update. The last class is 1-3 p.m. Sunday. The church is at 3231 Colby Ave., Everett. More info: 425-258-2244.

Torah studies: The next Wednesday night class is from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. Feb. 27. Cost is $10 per class. The topic is “Why We Sleep: An Exploration of Life’s Nightly Reset Button.” Chabad of Snohomish County is at 19626 76th Ave. W., Suite B, Lynnwood. More info: 425-640-2811.

Independent Bible Study: 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays in the Christian Science Reading Room, 1718 Broadway, Everett. More info: 425-252-9182.

No Disabled Souls Ministry: Anyone with special needs is welcome 7-8:30 p.m. the first and third Wednesdays of the month in Green Room off Henson Hall at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church, 2619 Cedar St., Everett. The ministry focuses on art as a therapeutic tool. More info: Carlene Nelson, 425-355-3138.

Christ-based recovery group: Harbor Light Church, 132 112th St. SW in Everett, hosts a recovery group at 7 p.m. Wednesdays. Open to all. More info: 425-353-2837 or 206-427-5123.


Sanctuary Ministries: Provides gently used clothes 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Thursdays in its Care Center at 15533 75th St. NE, between Lake Stevens and Granite Falls. More info: 360-386-9871.

Sanctuary Care Ministries: Free clothing available 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Thursdays at Sanctuary Ministries Church, 15533 75th St. NE, Lake Stevens. More info: 360-386-9871.

Loaves and Fishes free community supper: 4-6 p.m. Tuesdays at Sultan Community United Methodist Church, 212 Birch St., Sultan.

Snohomish community kitchen at St. John’s: 4:30-6 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays at the church at 913 Second Ave. More info: 360-568-4622.

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

The Table free community dinner: 6 p.m. Thursdays at Mountain View Church, 9015 44th Drive NE, Marysville. Children welcome. More info: 360-659-0445.

Breakfast in Everett: First Covenant Church holds The Cove, a free breakfast and take-out lunch, from 10 a.m. to noon Wednesdays. The church is at 4502 Rucker Ave., Everett. More info: 425-252-9191.

Meals in Everett: Gold Creek Community Church hosts a free hot meal and provides sack lunches, 4-5 p.m. the first, third and fifth Sunday of the month in the parking lot of Central Lutheran Church, 2702 Rockefeller Ave., Everett. Clothes available some days.

Salt of the Earth 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. Volunteers needed to help cook, set up, serve and clean up. More info: Sandra, 425-355-1042.

Dinner at the Bell: 5:30 p.m. Wednesdays at Everett First Presbyterian Church, 2936 Rockefeller Ave., Everett. More info: 425-259-7139.

Dinner Bell Outreach: 5:30 p.m. Thursdays at First Congregational United Church of Christ, 2624 Rockefeller Ave., Everett. More info: 425-252-7224.

Faith Lutheran Church free community meals: Dinners are held 5-6:30 p.m. the first and third Tuesdays of the month. Lunches are held noon to 1 p.m., with a social hour following until 2 p.m., the fourth Thursday of the month. Anyone who needs a hot meal and conversation is welcome. Referrals to other community services are also available. Faith Lutheran is at 6708 Cady Road, Everett. More info: 425-353-4758.

Community dinner at Zion Lutheran Church: 6 p.m. Wednesdays with worship following at 7 p.m. From Feb. 20 to March 20, the dinners will be held at Faith Lutheran church, 6708 Cady Road, Everett. Zion Lutheran Church is at 4634 Alger Ave., Everett. More info: 425-252-1429 or

First Nazarene Church of Everett lunch: Noon every Monday at 2502 Lombard Ave., Everett.

Everett First Baptist Church Friday meal outreach: 5:15 p.m. Fridays at Everett First Baptist, 1616 Pacific Ave., Everett.

Salvation Army of Everett fellowship meals: 5:15 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays and Thursdays. Recovery meetings held at 6 p.m. Mondays. The Salvation Army is at 2525 Rucker Ave., Everett. More info: 425-259-8129.

Annie’s Community Kitchen: 5-6:30 p.m. Wednesdays at Edmonds Lutheran Church, 23525 84th Ave. W., Edmonds. All are invited for food and fellowship.

Community dinner at Northlake Christian Church: 6 p.m. the second Thursday of the month at 19029 North Road, Bothell. More info: 425-672-8044.

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