Religion calendar



Clark County


C3 CHURCH will have its first non-denominational worship service at 9:30 a.m. at Regal Cinema Cascade 16, 1101 S.E. 160th Ave. The Rev. Keith Boyer from Colorado will speak via video at the service.

A FAITH-BASED SEMINAR ON GRIEVING will begin at 10 a.m. Saturdays through Dec. 10 in the conference room at Memorial Lutheran Church, 2700 E. 28th St. “Surviving the Holidays” is planned for Nov. 12. Sharon Osborn, 360-694-3860; or the church office, 360-695-7501.


SHOFAR WORKSHOP, presented by Chabad Clark County, is set for 2 p.m. at Vancouver Community Library, 901 C St. A shofar is a horn, traditionally that of a ram, used for Jewish religious purposes. Families attending the free presentation can watch a shofar-making demonstration. There is an $8 fee to make your own shofar. 360-993-5222.

THE REV. WILLIAM “BILL” SPERRY will preach at 8:45 and 10:30 a.m. as the new pastor of East Woods Presbyterian Church, 16210 N.E. 20th St. After a 20-month search, members chose Sperry, who had been an assistant pastor at First Presbyterian Church of Granada Hills in Northridge, Calif., since 2006., 360-944-5841.

MORMON OUTREACH will meet at 4 p.m. at First Baptist Church, 108 W. 27th St. Part one of “The Book of Mormon Musical.” Free; everyone welcome. 360-921-0068.


CIRCLE FOR PRESENCE, class and meditation practice, meets at 6:30 p.m. at First Congregational Church, 1220 N.E. 68th St. Free; donations accepted. 360-693-1476.


RUMMAGE SALE at Mill Plain United Methodist Church, 15804 S.E. Mill Plain Blvd., 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, and 9 a.m. to noon Saturday. Saturday is bag day.


CHALLAH-BAKING WORKSHOP, 6:30 p.m. Sept. 21 at Chuck’s Produce, 13215 S.E. Mill Plain Blvd. Chabad Clark County is sponsoring the workshop to demonstrate the art of making traditional Challah bread from scratch. Participants will make, shape and take home their own challah. 360-993-5222.

THE CLASSIC GOSPEL SONS will give a free performance at 5 p.m. Sept. 25 at Woodland Presbyterian Church, 756 Park, Woodland. A free-will offering will be taken. 360-225-8941.