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Worship options available in the community


Local churches help their congregations pray in a variety of ways, from Zoom and Facebook Live services to YouTube videos to in-person services and more.

Below is an overview of what local churches are doing:

• Cedar hills – Cedar Hills hosts in-person gatherings on Thursdays and Sundays at 9 am and 10:30 am Online church rallies are live at 9 am and 10:30 am

To participate in any of its online services, go online to its website at

• Lutheran Church of Christ our Redeemer – Christ our Redeemer, 1900 Pine St., offers in-person Sunday services. Education time begins at 9 a.m., followed by worship at 10 a.m. (with the children’s church).

Services also begin every Sunday evening at 6 p.m. on the church’s Facebook page or can be found online at

• Clark Fork United Methodist Church – Clark Fork United Methodist Church offers in-person Sunday services starting at 11:15 am Worship is led by Pastor GW Bill Warren.

• First Lutheran Church – The First Lutheran Church has Sunday worship at 9 a.m. in the main shrine. The congregation meets with current Panhandle Health recommendations for large gatherings in place. For more information, visit

• First Presbyterian Church – The First Presbyterian Church of Sandpoint is an Earth Care certified congregation within the Presbyterian Church (United States).

The congregation switched to summer worship hours, with services starting at 9:30 a.m.

It follows recommended guidelines for social distancing, including wearing face masks, which are provided if participants do not bring their own. Please Note: If you are at high risk, if anyone in your household is at high risk and / or if you or someone in your household is not feeling well, please stay safe and stay home.

Information: First Presbyterian, 208-263-2047 or

• Harvest Valley Worship Center – The church, 86 Hidden Valley Road, meets for worship on Sunday mornings at 10 a.m.

The livestream is available on the church’s Facebook page at 11 a.m.

The church can be found online at or on Facebook at

• Episcopal Church of the Holy Spirit – The Episcopal Church of the Holy Spirit, 55 Rocky Point Road at US 2, Dover, has in-person (Holy Eucharist) worship on Sundays at 10 a.m. with Vicar Reverend Dave Walker. The congregation also holds a Bible study at the church at 11 a.m. on Tuesday. Everyone is welcome.

More information can be found at Spirit Episcopal Church.

• Church of New Life – The New Life Church, 1925 N. Boyer, has online and church services for its Sunday service at 10 am. Go online at or join the congregation on Facebook.

Information: 208-263-8578 or email the church at [email protected]

• Newman Community Bible Church: The Newman Community Bible Church is located at 9230 Sagle Road, Sagle.

• Northside Christian Community – Northside Christian Fellowship, 4400 Colburn-Culver Road, has resumed its normal schedule with Sunday school starting at 9:15 a.m. and service at 10:45 a.m.

Special measures will be taken to maintain the recommended social distancing. Information can be found on the church’s website at

• North Summit Church – Services will take place at 8 a.m., 9:30 a.m. (with children’s services) and 11 a.m. For more information, visit the church online at

• River of life – River of Life offers online and in-person services at 702 Church Street every Sunday at 10:30 am Individuals can view the services live or archived online at as well as on the River of Facebook. Life Fellowship ”page.

In addition, on Mondays at 6 pm, a “Back to Basics” class is led by Pastor Justin Gardner.

• Sandpoint Church of the Nazarene – Sandpoint Church of the Nazarene invites the community to join their congregation for live interior services at 8:30 am, 9:30 am and 10:30 am on Sunday or online on Sunday afternoon. For more information, go online at – or the church’s Facebook page.

• Saint Joseph Catholic Church – The church organizes a service in person. For more information, go online to the church’s website at

• United Methodist of Sandpoint – Sandpoint United Methodist Church has in-person worship at 9:30 am Social distancing and masks are protocol. Information: 208-263-4232.

• Sravasti Abbey – Sravasti Abbey, the Buddhist monastery near Newport, broadcasts its teaching on the Abbey’s live broadcast channel at or visit The abbey is closed to visitors for the moment.

• Church of the Victory – Victory Church offers on-site and online services.

On-site services begin at 10:30 a.m. Sunday, with social distancing, disinfectant available, and masks optional. A separate exit is available for those who do not wish to exit through the main hall where people congregate. Online services are available at

If you would like your church to be added to the list, email us at [email protected] and share the details of how you worship and we’ll make sure to share them with your friends and neighbors.


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