September 4, 2014 in Washington Voices

Religion calendar


Spokane Valley This week

Divorce Care and DC4K for Kids – Mondays, 6:30-8:30 p.m. through Dec. 8 at Eastpoint Church, 15303 E. Sprague Ave. $25 (509) 533-6880.


Rummage Sale Donations – Now collecting items for the Oct. 4 sale at Opportunity Presbyterian Church, 202 N. Pines Road. (509) 924-9750.

Spokane This Week

Yard Sale At Central Lutheran Church – Saturday, 8 a.m.-2 p.m. at the church, 512 S. Bernard St. A barbecue lunch will be available for purchase from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. (509) 624-9233.

Josh Snodgrass Gospel Guitar Concert – Sunday, 6 p.m. at Crestline Baptist Church, 2206 E. 44th Ave. The award-winning guitarist will perform a variety of music using various playing techniques. An offering will be collected. (509) 335-1447.

Rally Sunday Outdoor Service – Sunday, 10:30 a.m. with chancel and bell choirs followed by a family potluck at Central Lutheran Church, 512 S. Bernard St. Children’s church will be held at the same time for age 4 up to fifth grade. A community cleanup activity will take place after the meal. (509) 624-9233.

“Making Sense of the Bible: Rediscovering the Power of Scripture Today” – Six-week, adult education Adam Hamilton video program offered Sundays, 9:45 a.m., through Oct. 12 at Covenant United Methodist Church, 15515 N. Gleneden Drive. The series poses foundational questions such as how and when was the Bible written, and who decided which books were included. (509) 466-1768.


Open Show and Shine and Barbecue – Sept. 13, 9 a.m. at Mt. Spokane Church, 6311 E. Mt. Spokane Park Drive, Mead. $15/registration. (509) 263-0493 or (509) 220-1513.

Catholic Charities Volunteer Information Session – Sept. 16, 10 a.m.-11:15 a.m. at the Catholic Charities Family Services Center, 12 E. Fifth Ave. Tours of our facility will also be available. Learn about volunteer opportunities available and how to help others in need. RSVP to Brigid Krause at (509) 358-4270 or

Ladies Coffee Break – Sept. 16 through May, 9:30-11:30 a.m. at New Hope Christian Reformed Church, 3110 W. Francis Ave. A free Corinthians 1 Bible study, nursery care provided. (509) 325-4882.

“Road to Discovery” Tour and Lunch – Sept.16, 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. at Immaculate Heart Retreat Center, 6910 S. Ben Burr Road. RSVP to (509) 448-1224, ext. 105, or

Coffee and Contemplation – Sept. 17, 9-11 a.m. at Immaculate Heart Retreat Center, 6910 S. Ben Burr Road. The Rev. Gretchen Rehberg will discuss “One Body, One Spirit: Connected to God.” Advance reservations requested. $10/session, includes beverages and rolls. (509) 448-1224, ext. 102.


Linwood Seventh-day Adventist Church – Group Bible study, Saturdays, 9:45 a.m. followed by worship service at 10:45 a.m. and Wednesday Bible study and fellowship, noon-1 p.m. at the church, N. 6525 Monroe St.

Central Baptist Church – Sunday schedule includes breakfast, 9 a.m. followed by adult class and Sunday school at 9:30 and Sunday worship at 11 a.m. with guest speaker. Coffee hour at 12:15 p.m. Call the church to arrange transportation.Adult Bible study on Tuesdays, 9:30 a.m., Prayer Circle Wednesdays at 6 p.m. and Sewing Circle fourth Thursday of each month at the church, 19 W. Shannon Ave. (509) 327-9322.

Spokane Inter-Faith Council – Meets second Tuesday of each month, 6:30 p.m. at Center for Spiritual Living, 2825 E. 33rd Ave. (509) 534-1011.

Help for Homeless Meal Prep – Help is needed each Thursday at 1:30 p.m. at Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, 1703 N. Washington St. Volunteers will prep sandwiches, cookies and chips for weekly lunch distribution to the homeless. Donations of sandwich cookies, baggies, snack-size bags of chips and bottled water are appreciated. (509) 328-9310.

Friday Celebrate Recovery at Mt. Spokane Church – Fridays, men’s and women’s addictive and co-dependency recovery groups, dinner at 6 p.m. followed by short message then small group breakout at the church, 6311 E. Mt. Spokane Drive, Mead. Child care provided. Contact Mike C at (509) 599-4716.

Eastern Washington

Feed Medical Lake – Each second Monday of the month, 5-6 p.m. at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 223 S. Hallett St., Medical Lake. (509) 714-1150.

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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