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North Idaho This week

Country-Western Gospel Jubilee – Today, 6:30 p.m. in the multipurpose room at Lake City Community Church, 6000 N. Ramsey Road, Coeur d’Alene. Featuring free entertainment by Beggs Family, The Jubileers and Patty Parks. Free-will offering accepted. (208) 704-2739.


Faith @ Home Monday Night Hub – Mondays, 5:30-8:30 p.m. at Real Life Ministries, 1866 Cecil Road, Post Falls. Free fellowship includes a meal and a class for everyone. Register online for adult classes at Child care available upon reservation. (208) 777-7325, ext. 134.

A Course in Miracles – Meets Thursdays, 7 p.m. at Liberty Services, 1042 W. Mill Ave., Suite 207, Coeur d’Alene. Facilitated by Mark Snider, (208) 777-1996.

Early Risers – Thursdays, 7 a.m. at Community United Methodist Church, 1470 W. Hanley Ave., Coeur d’Alene. Enjoy coffee, prayer, fellowship and Bible study. (208) 765-8800.

Spokane Valley This week

Yard Sale Fundraiser – Today, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. at Advent Lutheran Church, 13009 E. Broadway. Proceeds benefit the 2015 Youth Gathering Mission trip. (509) 928-7733.

Summer Festival in the Park – Eastpoint Church is hosting festivities Sunday at 11 a.m. at Liberty Lake Pavillion Park, 727 N. Molter Road. Event includes worship, activities for kids, live music, and free snow cones. (509) 533-6800 or (509) 295-7030.

Free Community Dinner – Tuesday , 6 p.m. at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 2511 S. Pines Road. (509) 926-7966.

Free Community Lunch – Lunch will be offered Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, noon-1 p.m. before concluding for the summer at Spokane Valley Community of Christ, 11515 E. Broadway. (509) 990-5224.

Spokane This week

Rummage Sale Fundraiser – Today. 8 a.m.-2 p.m. in the Great Hall at St. John’s Cathedral, 127 E. 12th Ave. Proceeds benefit St. Andre’s School in Cazale, Haiti. (509) 838-4277.

Concert in the Park with Moran United Methodist Church – Today, 6:30-8:30 p.m. featuring free performances by The Turner Sisters, Sweet Grass and Daze Out at the church, 3601 E. 65th. A pie social will follow. (509) 448-7102.

Neighborhood Picnic and Ice Cream Social – Sunday, noon-3 p.m. at St. Nicholas Orthodox Church, 1325 E. Queen Ave. Donations for ice cream will benefit Women’s Hearth in Spokane. (509) 484-1604.

“Raiders of the Lost Ark” Outdoor Movie – Monday, 8:30 p.m. at St. John’s Cathedral, 127 E. 12th Ave. Soda and popcorn available, proceeds benefit the Dinner Table Ministry at Holy Trinity Church. (509) 838-4277.

Developing Meditative Concentration Labor Day Retreat – Friday at 5 p.m. through lunch Sept. 2 at Sravasti Abbey, 692 Country Lane, Newport. The silent retreat will be taught by Tibetan nun Venerable Thubten Chodron. An initial offering of $100 is requested, applications are available online at (509) 447-5549.

Labor Day Family Camp at Camp Cross – Families with kids of all ages are welcome to attend, Friday-Sept. 2. Sponsored by St. John’s Cathedral. Register at Call Michelle Klippert for scholarship info, (509) 838-4277.

Volunteers needed – Catholic Charities needs volunteers to train for an event Sept. 17. Call (509) 358-4270 or visit

Central Baptist Church – Summer schedule, no Sunday school, Sunday worship at 10 a.m. with guest speaker the Rev. Norman Haupt. Adult Bible study on Tuesdays, 9:30 a.m., Prayer Circle Wednesdays at 6 p.m. at the church, 19 West Shannon. (509) 327-9322.

Adult Basic Judaism Classes – Most Sundays through 2013, 10 a.m.-noon at Temple Beth Shalom, 1322 E. 30th Ave. Cost is $50/each TBS member or couple including textbooks, $150/nonmembers, $50/each additional nonmember family member. Call for information, (509) 747-3304.

To include church news in this column, please submit items at least two weeks in advance and include a contact phone number to publish. Send to Sherry Adkins by email at, or by fax at (208) 765-7149, phone (208) 765-7120.


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