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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 The New Edition with Kevin Pace, The Jubileers and Patty Parks. Offering accepted. (208) 704-2739.

Ministry “Explore Day” at Hayden Bible Church – Today, 10 a.m-3 p.m at the church, 290 E. Miles Ave. Free lunch. Sponsored by Hayden Bible Church and Child Evangelism Fellowship. RSVP to (208) 935-7996 or email

Calvary Craft Faire, Bake Sale & Country Store – Today, 9 a.m.-4 p.m. at Calvary Lutheran Church, 1011 N. Compton St., Post Falls. (208) 773-5321.

Chili Cook-off Fundraiser – Sunday, noon-3 p.m. at St. George’s Parish Center, 2010 N. Lucas St., Post Falls. $7/each, $20/family, tickets available at St. George’s church office. Proceeds will help buy a new cooler for the Friendship Kitchen, which provides a community meal on Thursdays, 4-5:30 p.m. at the church. Enjoy honey cornbread, chili entries from area restaurants and others, raffles and voting. (208) 755-0952.

Community Harvest Festival – Thursday, 5-8 p.m. offering family fun, including a special section for middle-schoolers, candy, prizes and more than 50 game booths on the campus of Real Life Ministries, 1866 Cecil Road, Post Falls. Bring a nonperishable food item donation for the RLM food bank. (208) 777-7325.


Food Festival and Bazaar – Nov. 2, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. at St. Mark’s Lutheran/Faith Presbyterian Church, 9485 N. Maple, Hayden. Featuring lefse, baked goods, hand-crafted gifts and collectibles. Lunch served  from 11 a.m.-1:30 p.m. (208) 772-6450


First Sunday Brunch – The first Sunday of each month, 10:30 a.m. at JB’s Restaurant, 704 W. Appleway Road. No host, menu orders optional. A ministry of Community United Methodist Church. (208) 765-8800.

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.

Moms In Prayer International – Meets Wednesdays from 11 a.m.-noon, call for location. Candace, (208) 755-7339.

Community Family Night – Wednesdays, 6-8 p.m. at Community United Methodist Church, 1470 W. Hanley Ave., Coeur d’Alene. Potluck dinner followed by games and all-ages activity, adult choir and youth group for grades 6-12. (208) 765-8800.

Brown Bag Study – Wednesdays, 11:30 a.m. in the library at Community United Methodist Church, 1470 W. Hanley Ave. (208) 765-8800.

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.

Friendship Kitchen – Community meal on Thursdays, 4-5:30 p.m. at St. George’s Parish Center, 2010 N. Lucas St., Post Falls. (208) 773-4715.

Spokane Valley

This week

Fall Festival at Zion Lutheran Church – Sunday have children wear appropriate costumes to the 10:30 a.m. service then attend the festival at noon at the church, 8304 E. Buckeye Ave. Includes a costume parade, food, games and treats. (509) 926-5407.

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

Harvest Fun Night – Thursday, 6:30 p.m. in the Christian Education Building at Foothills Community Church, 11102 N. Forker Road. Includes music, games, prizes, food, quilt display and pies. (509) 891-5059.


Harvest Dinner Fundraiser – 73rd annual event Nov. 2, 5-7 p.m. at Veradale United Church of Christ, 611 N. Progress Road. Donations are welcome, proceeds benefit the mission and ministry of VUCC. (509) 926-7173.


This week

Arts, Crafts and Food Fair – Numerous vendors will be at the event today, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at Unity Spiritual Center Spokane, 2900 S. Bernard St. (509) 838-6518.

HeartSongs: Journey from the Edge of the World! – Today, 7 p.m. at The Bing Crosby Theater, 901 W. Sprague Ave. Concert showcases the Voiceless Choir made up of formerly homeless families. Silent auction begins at 6 p.m. Proceeds fund gas vouchers and food for the choir practices. Tickets $15/each, $30/families available through TicketsWest or at Covenant Christian Church, (509) 448-1311 or

Josh Snodgrass Acoustic Concert – Sunday, 7-8 p.m. at Lidgerwood Presbyterian Church, 4449 N. Nevada St. Offering accepted. (509)951-9686.

Taize Service at Latah Valley Presbyterian Church – Sunday, 7-7:30 p.m. at the church, 202 E. Meadowlane Road. (509) 448-4194.

Halloween Party – Sunday, 6 p.m. at Unity Spiritual Center Spokane, 2900 S. Bernard. Includes tradition haunted house, carnival games, prizes and candy and non-traditional tarot card readings. (509) 838-6518.

Trunk or Treat Night – Halloween, 6-8 p.m. at Country Homes Christian Church, 8415 N. Wall St. (509) 466-3414.

Halloween Trunk or Treat – Halloween, 6-8 p.m. in the parking lot at Spokane Bethel Church of the Nazarene, 1111 S. Thor St. Free event includes carnival games, prizes, bounce house and candy.


Fall Bazaar and Quilt Raffle – Nov. 2, 9 a.m. -2 p.m. at Emmanuel Presbyterian Church, 1926 W. Chelan Ave. Featuring quilts, Rada cutlery, crafts, bake sale, white elephant section and soup lunch. Raffle tickets for the king quilt are $1/each or $5/six .(509) 326-1252.

Holiday Arts & Craft Festival Nov. 2, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at Covenant United Methodist Church, 15515 N. Gleneden Drive. The sale will include handmade items, food concessions and coffee bar. (509) 466-1768.

Fowler Methodist Church Annual Bazaar – Nov. 2, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at the church, 3928 N. Howard St. Offering breakfast and lunch, attic treasures, gifts and Christmas items, baked goods, toys and crafts. (509) 327-5837.

St. Mark’s Lutheran Church Annual Bazaar & Bake Sale – Nov. 2, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at the church, 316 E. 24th Ave. Featuring crafts, quality seconds, specialty gift baskets, gently used furniture, bake sale items and hot beverages. (509) 747-6677.

Eastern Washington

This week

Men’s Conference – Friday through Nov. 3 at Clearwater Lodge, 8513 state Highway 211 at Davis Lake in Newport. Speaker is Dr. Bill Robinson and worship with Jamie Mann. Register online at or (509) 701-2880.


“Christ Died For Our Sins” Missionary Conference – Nov. 2-Nov. 6 at Arden Faith Baptist Church, 673 Arden Hill Road, Colville. Pot Blessing Meal Nov. 2, 5:30 p.m. followed by a meeting at 7 p.m. Nov. 3 meetings at 9:45 a.m., 11 a.m. and 1:15 p.m. with a meal at 12:15 p.m. Services Nov. 4-6 will be at 7 p.m. at the church. Each meeting will feature two missionary speakers to include Jesus Vengas to Mexico, D. Louise Warner to the Phillipines, Chase and Vaida Smith to Lithuania and Caleb and Alicia McCollum to Germany. (509) 684-3983.

Bazaar Day in Cheney – Nov. 2, crafts, raffles, White Elephant and baked goods at three churches: Emmanuel Lutheran Church, 639 Elm St., 9 a.m.-3 p.m.; United Church of Christ, 423 N. 6th St., 9 a.m.- 2p.m.; and United Methodist Church, Fourth and G St., 9 a.m.-3 p.m. (509) 370-1498.

Submit your church news 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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