Religion calendar



Clark County


RUMMAGE SALE: St. Luke’s — San Lucas Episcopal Church will continue their rummage sale from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the church, 426 E. Fourth Plain Blvd. Proceeds from the sale of appliances, books, furniture and clothing items will benefit children’s programs such as summer camp. 360-696-0181.


CASCADES PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH will have a groundbreaking ceremony at 5 p.m. for a new sanctuary, followed by a potluck and a 6:30 p.m. concert by the 20-member Cascades choir. Chartered in 1979, church members have expanded the present building twice, most recently to add space for fellowship. The new sanctuary will seat 220. Cascades has always focused on mission work at home and abroad, and pastor Chris Montovino has encouraged church members to broaden outreach efforts to include the world’s poorest. Approximately 20 families from Cascades are supporting a child in Burundi, Africa, through a small monthly donation that benefits not only the individual but the entire community. A free-will offering will be taken as the church hosts a concert as part of the partnership with World Vision in Burundi. The church is at 9503 N.E. 86th St. 360-892-6613.

ABUNDANT LIFE CENTER will present a class by the Rev. Norman Wolf to explore the deeper nature of abundance, 2 p.m. at Quality Inn Conference Center, 7001 N.E. Highway 99. Wolfe’s background is a blending of the material and the spiritual., 360-695-0211.


ABUNDANT LIFE CENTER will present A Wesak celebration at 12:30 p.m. May 26 at Quality Inn Conference Center, 7001 N.E. Highway 99. Wesak is the most important of the Buddhist festivals and is celebrated on the full moon in May, according to the BBC. It celebrates the Buddha’s birthday, and, for some, also marks his enlightenment and death, the BBC says. The celebration will include chanting, prayer, silent meditation and sound immersion., 360-695-0211.

JIM FISCHER AND FRIENDS will perform in a benefit concert for the Seafarer’s Center at 7 p.m. June 8 at First United Methodist Church, 401 E. 33rd St. $20. Tickets: Al Fischer, 360-695-2239 or 360-566-3644.