The Interfaith Amigos


Pastor Don moved from Seattle to Minneapolis in 2013, so for many local programs Pastor Dave Brown, of Immanuel Presbyterian Church in Tacoma, stands in for Don and becomes their Pacific Northwest Interfaith Amigo.

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The Pacific Northwest Interfaith Amigos

Imam Jamal Rahman   Pastor Dave Brown   Rabbi Ted Falcon

About Pastor Dave

Pastor Dave Brown has served Immanuel Presbyterian Church, a growing progressive community, since 2005. He is the innovator of award-winning Blues Vespers, a Blues concert with poetry and reflection. While at Immanuel, he has led four spiritual pilgrimages to the Island of Iona, Scotland, with a fifth planned for 2017, as well as organizing four Habitat builds in Guatemala. A graduate of Princeton Theological Seminary, Pastor Brown has served congregations in Green Bay, Wisconsin, and Federal Way, Washington. He also worked as staff for the National Council of Churches Committee on Public Education and Literacy, and the Comprehensive Health Education Foundations‘ Partnership Project.

Blues Vespers at Interfaith Community Sanctuary

5 PM, Sunday, September 10

A Sunday afternoon of acoustic Blues with Grant Dermody and Mark Riley. Woven through the music, each of the Pacific NW Interfaith Amigos will share and reflect on a favorite poem. 

Vespers is the traditional word for evening worship marked by music and prayer.Blues Vespers is a way of combining a time for reflection and prayer with blues music, and is the innovative program started by PNW Amigo Pastor Dave Brown. Free will offering. 

Grant Dermody is a harmonica player, singer, songwriter, and teacher from Seattle, who has been described as "an understated harmonica virtuoso and a vocalist of subtlety and warmth."  Mark Riley has been called "one of Seattle's finest guitar players."