Edmonds Church of God Easter Week services

The Edmonds Church of God, located at 8224 220th St. S.W. , has scheduled the following Easter Week services: Wednesday, April 20: 7 p.m. Communion and Foot Washing service Friday, April 22: 12:30 p.m. Good Friday service Sunday, April 24: 10:30 a.m. Easter Sunday service  followed by a noon Easter egg hunt in the back parking lot   In addition, the…

St. Alban’s offers Good Friday meditation while walking labyrinth

On Good Friday, April 22, St. Alban’s Episcopal Church invites all to experience meditating on the Stations of the Cross while walking a labyrinth. The grass labyrinth at St. Alban’s, located at 21405 82nd Pl. W., is around the back of the church and is always open. Stations of the Cross –The fourteen stations represent…

Holy Rosary Church to host benefit concert for Japan Sunday

Holy Rosary’ traditional, contemporary and school honor choirs, and Fred Chu and friends from the Pacifica Chamber Orchestra will perform a benefit concert at 3 p.m. on Palm Sunday, April 17, at Holy Rosary Church, 630 7th Ave. N., Edmonds. Proceeds will be used to the support of the people of Japan.

Edmonds’ Holy Rosary Church to break ground on new Parish Center May 1

Holy Rosary Parish in Edmonds will break ground on its new Parish Center on Sunday, May 1 at approximately 12:30 p.m. Demolition is scheduled for May 16 with site work starting immediately after. “This will be a great day for the Parish,” said Rev. Kenneth Haydock, pastor. “A new parish center was our first building…

Edmonds Lutheran Church welcomes all to Great Easter Egg Hunt of 2011

Edmonds Lutheran Church is sponsoring the Great Hunt of 2011 with more than 10,000 eggs, 100 baskets, 100 golden eggs, juice and cookies from 9-11 a.m. Saturday, April 23. Songwriter/poet Eric Ode will tell stories and all areas are sectioned off by age groups with children from walkers to age 12 welcome. The church is…

Organ concert at Edmonds United Methodist Church Sunday

Enjoy an afternoon of world-class music when Edmonds United Methodist Church  presents an organ benefit concert featuring Clint Kraus & Friends this Sunday, Feb. 13 at 3 p.m. Featured performers are Dr. Clint Kraus, organ; Lisa Cardwell Pontén, soprano;  and Margriet Tindemans, viola da gamba. The performance will include works for soprano, viola da gamba…

Recycling extravaganza at Edmonds Lutheran Church Saturday

From Wayne Purser of 365 Things to Do in Edmonds, here’s a chance to unclutter your house or garage: Edmonds Lutheran Church at 23525 84th Ave. W. is hosting a free recycling event from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 12.   Items you are welcome to bring for recycling include: –  Appliances – washers, dryers,…

Saturday: Edmonds’ Holy Rosary sponsors Dungeness crab fundraiser

If you love Dungeness crab, join the Holy Rosary Parish Knights of Columbus and Holy Rosary School Parent Association for  a crab dinner fundraiser starting at 6 p.m. this Saturday, Jan. 29 at the school hall, 770 Aloha St. in Edmonds. In addition to Dungeness crab, the menu includes Ivar’s Clam Chowder, corn on the…

Edmonds church takes team spirit to a new level with Seahawks-themed service

The Edmonds Conference Center was filled with football jerseys, green-and-blue balloons and good cheer Sunday morning as North Sound Church members and guests gathered for a Seattle Seahawks tailgate service prior to the Hawks’ divisional playoff game against the Chicago Bears. Attendees were treated to a buffet breakfast and game highlights on the big screen,…

Edmonds’ Holy Rosary Parish plans Dungeness crab fundraiser Jan. 29

If you love Dungeness crab, mark your calendar for Saturday, Jan. 29, when the Holy Rosary Parish Knights of Columbus and Holy Rosary School Parent Association present a crab dinner fundraiser starting at 6 p.m. at the school hall, 770 Aloha St. in Edmonds. In addition to Dungeness crab, the menu includes Ivar’s Clam Chowder,…

Westgate Chapel serving free Thanksgiving dinner in Edmonds

From Wayne Purser, creator of 365 Things to Do in Edmonds, comes a reminder that Westgate Chapel on Edmonds Way is offering a free Thanksgiving dinner featuring roast turkey, dressing, yams, potatoes and gravy, corn, relish trays, rolls and pumpkin pie. Dinner will be served at three times: 11 a.m., 1:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m….

Edmonds Knights of Columbus host holiday dinner for Seattle homeless

The Holy Rosary Church-Knights of Columbus Council No. 12591 of Edmonds hosted a special holiday dinner at the Matt Talbot Center in downtown Seattle on Saturday.  The dinner was the 25th Annual Day of Thanksgiving for the center, which serves the homeless, addicted and mentally ill. Members of Holy Rosary Parish donated turkeys, pies, vegetables,…

Thanksgiving plans at Edmonds churches

Free Thanksgiving meal at Westgate Chapel Westgate Chapel, 22901 Edmonds Way, will be hosting its annual Thanksgiving Dinner outreach event on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 25, at 11 a.m., 1:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m. The church invites the Edmonds community to enjoy a traditional Thanksgiving meal of roast turkey with all of the trimmings. The…

Knights of Columbus raise funds to support Holy Rosary Parish Center

The Knights of Columbus recently presented Holy Rosary’s pastor, Father Kenneth Haydock, with a check for $7,600 for the Faith and Fellowship Campaign of the Edmonds church. The Faith and Fellowship Campaign is leading the effort to build the new Parish Community Center, with groundbreaking expected in the spring 2011. The Knights have sponsored three…

City, church leaders find solution to Edmonds homeless shelter concerns

Publisher’s note: My Edmonds News contributed this story as part of a series that its online news partner, The Seattle Times, is running on homelessnesss. It was an image that stayed with Edmonds City Councilmember D.J. Wilson: A homeless mother and her small children sleeping in a car in Edmonds, trying to stay warm as…

St. Alban’s invites visitors to walk the church labyrinth

As we celebrate the founding of our country on the Fourth of July, St. Alban’s Episcopal Church invites all to consider reflecting on their blessings by walking a labyrinth. The grass labyrinth at St. Alban’s, located at 21405 82nd Place W., is around the back of the church and is always open. A labyrinth walking…

Car show to benefit food bank at Edmonds Methodist Church Saturday

Edmonds United Methodist Church is hosting a vintage car show at the church, located at 828 Caspers St. , from 10 a.m.-3 p.m. this Saturday, June 12. All proceeds will benefit the Edmonds Food Bank. The event will include a raffle for prizes and 50-cent hot dogs and soda. The  car show entry fee is $15…

Edmonds churches collaborate for weekend of food, music and faith

Two Edmonds churches — St. Alban’s Episcopal and the Church of the Beloved — are collaborating to present a weekend of activities featuring food, music and faith on May 14-15, according to John Leech, priest and rector at St. Alban’s. Everyone is invited to “The Little Feast: a springtime celebration of creation, creativity, and the…

Edmonds Easter Sunday services

The following places of worship in Edmonds have scheduled Easter Sunday services: Church of the Beloved, Rosewood Manor, 8104 220th St. S.W., 11 a.m. Community Christian Fellowship, 615 Glen St., 10:30 a.m. Edmonds Church of God, 8224 220th St. S.W., 10:30 a.m. Edmonds Lutheran Church, 23525 84th Ave. W.,  8:30 and 10:30 a.m. Edmonds Unitarian Universalist…

Holy Rosary Parish launches fund-raising campaign for new building

  Holy Rosary Catholic Parish in Edmonds has embarked on a $4.7 million fund-raising campaign to realize its dream of constructing a new 21,000-square-foot Parish Center. Construction should start within the next 12 months, with completion expected by the spring of 2012, said the Rev. Kenneth Haydock, pastor. “People from the Edmonds community have visited…