Religion calendar



Clark County


VANCOUVER GOSPEL JUBILEE begins at 6:30 p.m. at the Holiness Association Campground, Northeast Covington Road at 107th Avenue. An offering will be taken. Lois O’Connor, 360-442-9470 or


HYMN FESTIVAL begins at 3 p.m. at Memorial Lutheran Church, 2700 E. 28th St., with accompanist Jonas Nordwall, organist of Portland’s First United Methodist Church. Nordwall will be playing the Marceau and Associates Pipe Organ Opus XIII. All are welcome to join in singing a selection of favorite hymns to praise God. 360-695-7501.


ELECTION EVE COMMUNION SERVICE at 5:30 p.m. Nov. 5 at Battle Ground United Methodist Church, 10300 N.E. 199th St., Battle Ground. Share music, scriptures and prayers for our nation. The evening concludes with communion. 360-687-2542.


40TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION, Family of Christ Lutheran Church, 3500 N.W. 129th St., will celebrate 40 years of ministry on the second Sunday of the month through 2012. Guest pastor Josef Aalbue will preach at 8:30 and 11 a.m. Nov. 11. The final celebration will be Dec. 9, with a banquet following the 11 a.m. service. 360-573-5031.

BENEFIT FOR THE HOMELESS: “Night of Song and Praise,” for the Winter Hospitality Overflow ministry will begin at 7 p.m. Nov. 16 at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, 8701 N.E. 119th St. The concert features the praise teams from Salmon Creek United Methodist Church and St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church and the Bridge Town vocal group from Warner Pacific College in Portland. An offering will be taken. The WHO was established in Clark County in 1996 and is run by Share and the Council for the Homeless, in partnership with St. Andrew Lutheran and St. Paul Lutheran churches. Concert information, Ron and Nancy Deibert, 360-699-1234; or Kevin Hiebert at WHO, 360-699-5106.