North Idaho This week
Vantine’s Cornerstone Chorale and Brass Tour – Today, 7 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church, 815 N. Fifth St., Coeur d’Alene. Featuring 29 artists that combine traditional choral and instrumental music with narration composed to musical themes similar to motion picture music. Offering accepted. (208) 664-5743 or (412) 881-5512.
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 yodeler Rod Erickson, The Jubileers and Patty Parks. Offering accepted. (208) 704-2739.
Aglow International - Coeur d’Alene Lighthouse – Speaker meeting Thursday and each third Thursday of the month, 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at Community United Methodist Church, 1470 W. Hanley Ave., Coeur d’Alene. This month featuring Cindi White. Fellowship at 10 a.m. Offering accepted. Email Becky at email@example.com.
Understanding Muslim Culture and Faith Evangelistic Seminar – Friday, 6-9 p.m. and Oct. 19, 9 a.m.-9 p.m. at Salvation Army Kroc Center, 1765 W. Golf Course Road, Coeur d’Alene. Hosted by Salvation For Muslims. For inquiries, call (208) 265-5140. $30/both days. Tickets available at www.ticketwest.com or charge by phone, (800) 325-SEAT (7328).
Spirit Cinema Circle – Third Friday of each month, 7-9 p.m. at Unity Church of North Idaho, 4465 N. 15th St. $3. (208) 664-1125.
Pasadena Park Nazarene Women’s Retreat – Sunday is the registration deadline for the retreat Friday-Oct. 20 at Pinelow Nazarene Camp and Retreat Center. $85/includes two nights and five meals. To register, call the church at (509) 251-9448.
Hymn Writing Workshop and Festival “Woven Into Harmony” – Today, workshop from 9 a.m.- noon, followed by hymn festival from 1-2 p.m. at Seeley Mudd Chapel, Whitworth University. Led by Adam M.L. Tice, hymn writer, pastor and musician. This workshop is designed for new and seasoned hymn writers (no previous experience required). The event is made possible through a Worship Renewal Grant from the Calvin Institute of Christian Worship, Grand Rapids, Mich., with funds provided by Lilly Endowment Inc. Contact Benjamin Brody at firstname.lastname@example.org or (509) 777-3214.
Potluck Brunch at Central Baptist Church – Today, 10 a.m. at the church, 19 W. Shannon Ave. Guest speaker is Miriam Noyes, missionary to the Democratic Republic of Congo. (509) 327-9322.
Apple Festival Craft & Bake Sale – Today-Sunday and Oct. 19-20, Saturdays, 10 a..m.-5 p.m. and Sundays, noon-5 p.m., at Green Bluff Community United Methodist Church, 9908 E. Green Bluff Road. No admission to craft and bake sale, offering $3 apple dumplings. Worship is at 10 a.m. on Sundays. (509) 238-9100.
“Two Who Dared: The Sharps’ War” Documentary– Tuesday, light dinner at 6:30 p.m. RSVP needed, $10/suggested donation. Film at 7:15 p.m. at Unitarian Universalist Church, 4340 W Fort Wright Drive. The movie tells the untold story of a Unitarian minister and his wife who committed to a life-threatening mission to save refugees at the onset of World War II. (509) 325-6383.
Healing and Wholeness Service – Tuesday, 7 p.m. at Whitworth Presbyterian Church. 312 W. Hawthorne Road. Bring prayer needs for yourself or those of a loved one. (509) 466-0305.
Orthodox Church Education – Evening classes on Tuesdays, 7-8 p.m. at St. Nicholas Antiochian Orthodox Church, 1325 E. Queen Ave. Focus is primarily on the Western Rite. (509) 484-1604.
Mocktail Movie Night: “The Loving Story” –Thursday, 7 p.m. at the Foley Teleconference Center, Gonzaga University. The movie illuminates the definitive account of the landmark 1967 Supreme Court decision that legalized interracial marriage. Free mocktails and popcorn available. GU Professor Dr. Sara Diaz of Women’s and Gender Studies will lead a post-film discussion. Presented by UMEC, SWRC/G+, Women’s and Gender Studies and Created Equal Grant. (509) 313-5836.
Rummage Sale – Friday-Oct. 19, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. at Moran United Methodist Church, 3601 E. 65th St. Sale items include furniture, lamps, pictures, comforters, toys and household goods. (509) 448-7102.
Super Senbei Saturday – Shifts available Friday from 5:30-7:30 p.m. and Oct. 19 between 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. at Spokane Buddhist Temple, 927 S. Perry St. The event is a group preparation of Japanese rice crackers for the Fall Food Festival Nov. 3. (509) 534-7954 or email sleepystupid email@example.com.
100 Years of Broadway Celebration – Musical event Friday-Oct. 20 at Unity Spiritual Center Spokane, 2900 S. Bernard St. Tickets $15/available at the center. Proceeds will fund improvement projects. (509) 838-6518.
Tibetan Buddhism with Lama LaksheyZangpo Rinpoche – Sundays through Nov. 17, 10-11 a.m., teachings on “Words of my Perfect Teacher”; 11 a.m.-noon, teachings on meditation. Held at a private residence at 2902 E. Oval Ave. Suggested donation/$10. (509) 263-4349.
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 text books, $150/nonmembers, $50/each additional non-member family member. Call for information, (509) 747-3304.
Spokane Inter-Faith Council – Meets second Tuesday of each month, 6:30 p.m. at Center For Spiritual Living, 2825 33rd Ave. (509) 534-1011.
Arden Revival Meetings – Begins today with a pot blessing meal at 5:30 p.m. followed by preaching each night at 7 p.m. through Wednesday at Arden Faith Baptist Church, 637 Arden Hill Road South of Colville. Sunday services will be at 10:45 a.m., 11 a.m. and 1:15 p.m. at the church. Guest speaker is Jeff Setzer.
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