Religion calendar



Clark County


ST. LUKE’S — SAN LUCAS EPISCOPAL CHURCH will host its monthly Taizé service at 6 p.m. at 426 E. Fourth Plain Blvd., Vancouver. The service will include chants, poetry and meditation. A community folk song circle will be at 7 p.m. at the church. 360-696-0181.

CHURCH ORGAN RECITAL with Phyllis Ernsberger at 7 tonight at St. Andrew Lutheran Church, 5607 N.E. Gher Road, Vancouver. Ernsberger, music director and organist, will play selections by French composers on the church’s 1889 Cole & Woodbury tracker pipe organ. 360-892-7160.


IMMANUEL LUTHERAN CHURCH will present African Gospel Acapella at 9:30 a.m. at 8310 MacArthur Blvd., Vancouver. Immanuel member Morris Kermon sings with the group, whose members are all from Liberia. 360-694-3661.


FESTIVAL OF THE NATIVITIES, noon to 9 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 5 through Sunday, Dec. 8 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 10509 S.E. Fifth St., Vancouver. More than 600 creches will be on display, as well as live music, children’s activities and a live Nativity performance at 6 and 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday. Free.