Taizé Service at St. Alban’s Episcopal Church Nov. 4

St. Alban’s Episcopal Church will hold a Taizé Service at 7 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 4. The service is described as “a contemporary form of worship with music, lessons, prayers and silence, making it an evening to remember.” Taizé worship originated in a monastic community in the small village of Taize, France in the 1940s….

Kids invited to Westgate Chapel Harvest Party Oct. 27

Westgate Chapel is hosting a Harvest Party for children through grade 6 from 5-7 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27 at the church, located at 22901 Edmonds Way. Kids are invited to come in costume ready to play games, jump around on inflatables, win prizes, eat candy, and have fun, the church says. Admission is $2 or…

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Edmonds Lutheran Church sponsoring community trunk or treat event Oct. 26

Edmonds Lutheran Church invites the community to a fun-filled evening of pumpkin carving, games, a juried chili-cook off and trunk or treating in the church parking lot Friday, Oct. 26. Have a bowl of chili, visit with friends, pass out candy and enjoy the children’s costumes. This event, which starts at 4:30 p.m. Oct. 26,…

Reminder: Taize service at St. Alban’s Episcopal Church July 15

St. Alban’s Episcopal Church is holding a Taize service at 7 p.m. Sunday, July 15 at the church, 21405 82nd Pl. W. in Edmonds. A Taize service is a contemporary form of worship with music, lessons, prayers and silence. It originated in a monastic community in the small village of Taize, France in the 1940s….

Reminder: World Day of Prayer service set for March 2 at Edmonds United Methodist

Women, men, and children in more than 170 countries and regions will celebrate World Day of Prayer, Friday, March 2. Edmonds United Methodist Church will participate with its own service at 10 a.m. March 2 in the church sanctuary, 828 Caspers St., Edmonds. World Day of Prayer is a worldwide ecumenical movement of Christian women…

Edmonds Food Bank welcomes Casey Davis as new executive director

The Edmonds Food Bank has a new director, Casey Davis. According to an announcement from the Edmonds United Methodist Church, which operates the food bank, Davis came to Western Washington almost 20 years ago with a Macaw, a dog, a 2-month-old daughter and her husband Steve. She has a broad background across many business disciplines…

Local churches to co-sponsor Lenten Lecture Series Feb. 23-24 in Edmonds

Dr. Hans Boersma, J.I. Packer Professor of Theology at Regent College in Vancouver, B.C., will be featured in a series of lectures in Edmonds on Friday and Saturday, Feb. 23 and 24. In his Lenten Lecture Series, Boersma will be addressing the subject of Re-Enchanting the Universe, and the impact of modern culture in framing…

Taize Prayer Service at St. Alban’s Jan. 21

St. Alban’s Episcopal Church is holding a Taize Prayer Service at 5 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 21. All are invited to experience this contemporary form of worship with chants, scripture, repetition, silence and contemplation. Taize worship originated in a monastic community in the small village of Taize, France in the 1940s. According to a St. Alban’s…

Hallelujah! Handel’s Messiah Sing-a-long comes to Edmonds Dec. 17

The Music Ministry team at Edmonds United Methodist Church invites all to a Messiah Sing-Along concert Sunday, Dec. 17, at 7 p.m. from this great masterwork by George Frederick Handel. The sing-a-long is led by Director of Music Ministries David Hendri, and organist Hyun-Ja Choi. Bring your own musical score or borrow one from the…

Dec. 2 holiday benefit concert will raise funds to combat human trafficking

North Sound Church presents Christmas in Edmonds, featuring the Mosaic Arts Northwest Choir and Orchestra on Saturday, Dec. 2 at 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. at the Edmonds Center for the Arts, 410 4th Ave. N. in downtown Edmonds. The concerts are a benefit for Rescue:Freedom International, a local non-profit “committed to the idea that…

Reminder: Edmonds church sponsoring Gender Diversity Parent Panel Oct. 22

If you have child who is exploring their gender identity, you yourself have changed gender identities or you have been part of someone’s support system, you are invited to join the discussion on gender diversity Sunday, Oct. 22 at Edmonds United Methodist Church The event, which starts at 11:45 a.m., will feature the educational resource…

Edmonds Lutheran Church hosting Goodwill fundraiser for Chase Lake School Oct. 8

Edmonds Lutheran Church is hosting a Goodwill drive fundraiser this Sunday, Oct. 8 to benefit Chase Lake Community School’s Safety Net Program, which helps school families in distress. The fundraiser, which runs from noon-4 p.m., takes advantage of a Seattle Goodwill program only for schools. You can bring most everything to the donation drive, provided…

Holy Trinity Edmonds to host first worship service at new location June 17

Holy Trinity Edmonds will host its first worship service in the church’s new location at 657 Daley St. this Saturday, June 17 at 6 p.m. According to church pastor Ryan Brotherton, Bishop Kevin Allen will consecrate the new space and Rev. David Pileggi of Christ Church Jerusalem deliver the sermon. Holy Trinity Edmonds started services…

St. Alban’s Episcopal Church to hold Taize Prayer Service May 21

A Taize Prayer Service will be held at 7 p.m. Sunday, May 21,  at St. Alban’s Episcopal Church, 21405 82nd Pl. W. in Edmonds. The service is a contemporary form of worship with chants, scripture, repetition, silence and contemplation. Taize worship originated in a monastic community in the small village of Taize, France in the…

Edmonds Lutheran Church to host family-friendly Rainbow Bingo April 1

Edmonds Lutheran Church will host Rainbow Bingo on April 1 from 7-9 p.m. “This event is a celebration of the diversity in our neighborhood and an expression of welcome to the LGBTQ community in particular,” the church said in an announcement.. Proceeds from the family-friendly event will benefit Annie’s Community Kitchen, a free dinner that…

And the winners of the pinewood derby are…

Calvary Chapel Edmonds at Five Corners sponsored a free pinewood derby race of miniature cars Saturday at the church. The winners are as follows: First place Remaliah Mecham, Lynnwood Second place Aiden Mendez, Edmonds Third place Halle Hagos, Shoreline — Photos by Ken Sjodin

Edmonds church sponsoring pinewood derby March 18

Calvary Chapel Edmonds at Five Corners is holding a free pinewood derby on Saturday, March 18 at 10 a.m. at the church, 8330 212th St. S.W. The church is also sponsoring a help-you-build session for the miniature car race on Saturday, March 4 at 10 a.m. There is a $7 donation requested for materials.

Sandy Brown appointed lead pastor at Edmonds United Methodist Church

The Rev. Dr. Sanford “Sandy” Brown has been appointed permanent lead pastor at Edmonds United Methodist Church. Brown, who has been serving Edmonds UMC as interim lead pastor for the past seven months, most recently served the historic First United Methodist Church of Seattle. He is a graduate of the University of Washington (BA, 1978)…