Religion calendar



Clark County


GOSPEL CONCERT, with songs of praise, 4 p.m. at Woodland Presbyterian Church, 756 Park St., Woodland. There will be a free-will offering. Refreshments served.

CLASSIC GOSPEL SONS will perform at 11 a.m. at Community of Christ Church, 4805 N.E. 15th Ave. There will be a free-will offering.


FAMILY OF CHRIST LUTHERAN CHURCH, has begun Wednesday family-night programs for kindergarteners through adults featuring a children’s tone chime choir, confirmation classes, board games, an all-ages dinner and adult Bible study. Activities begin at 5 p.m. at the church, 3500 N.W. 12th St. Admission is $3 per person; no more than $12 per family.


BEACOCK’S NEW HORIZONS JAZZ BAND will be in concert at 6:30 p.m. at Mill Plain United Methodist Church, 15804 S.E. Mill Plain Blvd. Concert donations will benefit the Ruth Mathis scholarship fund. Refreshments available. 360-892-2421 or


FALL RUMMAGE SALE, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Oct. 20 at Grace Lutheran Church, 9900 E. Mill Plain Blvd., will include a variety of household items and clothing. 360-892-7850.

GUITAR CONCERT, 7:30 p.m. Oct. 20 at First Congregational Church, 1220 N.E. 68th St. Doug Smith, a Grammy award-winning artist will perform with his wife, Judy Koch, and Don Mitchell. Tickets are $15. Nancy Fite, 360-696-0380; or Jeanie Beary Stolle, 360-574-9011.

EXPERIENTIAL MEDITATION WORKSHOP, facilitated by the Rev. Auda Marie and Draq Druella, 1-3 p.m. Oct. 21 at Abundant Life Center, Quality Inn Conference Center, 7001 N.E. Highway 99, Vancouver. The workshop is designed to introduce a variety of mediation styles. Donation suggestion is $15. 360-695-0211 or

PANCAKE FEST, sponsored by St. Andrew Lutheran Church, 5607 N.E. Gher Road, 8 a.m. to noon Oct. 27. The church preschool will sponsor an art auction at the event. 360-892-7160,

MISSION CONNEXIONS BANQUET, 5:30 p.m. Oct. 27 at Salmon Creek United Methodist Church, 12217 N.E. Highway 99. Thomas Kemper, general secretary of Global Ministries of the United Methodist Church in New York, and the Rev. Paul Jeffrey, a missionary photojournalist, will discuss current mission issues with the Rev. Keith Hackett. Tickets are $20. 360-696-1615,