The Bulletin

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Byline: The Register-Guard

Services, events and people

Children's Christmas Craft Fair - The fair will be held today from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Community of Christ Church, 1485 Gilham Road. Craft-making, singing, snacks, Santa's elf. Cost is $3. For children ages 4 through fifth grade; parents may leave children at the fair. Information: 302-3960.

Interfaith Books & Beliefs - The group will meet today at 10:30 a.m. at Tsunami Books, 2585 Willamette St. This month's profiled faith tradition is Unity founded by Charles and Myrtle Fillmore. E-mailinterfaithmd@comcast.net for a bibliography. Sponsored by Two Rivers Interfaith Ministries and The Bookmark. Information: 744-8149.

Procession of Lessons & Carols - The procession, in celebration of Advent, will begin at 4:32 p.m. Sunday - sunset - at Central Lutheran Church, 1857 Potter St. Seasonal music will follow format of famous service at King's College, Cambridge, England, and feature church choirs and ensembles and the church's Brombaugh organ. Complimentary soup supper to follow. Free. Information: www.welcometocentral.org or 345-0395.

Center for Sacred Sciences - The video "Joseph Campbell: Sacrifice & Bliss" will be shown at 11 a.m. Sunday at the center, 1571 Buck St. Free program includes group discussion, potluck brunch. Information: 345-0102.

Understanding Anti-Semitism workshop - An "Understanding Anti-Semitism Project" workshop will be held from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday at Temple Beth Israel, 2550 Portland St. Free. Information: 343-9904.

Central Presbyterian Church - Pastor Kent Organ will teach two Bible studies at 9:45 a.m. Sunday and again on Dec. 12 at the church, 555 E. 15th Ave. The classes, titled "Come, Thou Long Expected," will explore two gospel accounts of Jesus' birth. Information: 345-8724.

Church of the Resurrection - David Dahl, director of music at Christ Church in Tacoma and professor of music at Pacific Lutheran University, will give a dedicatory recital at 5 p.m. Sunday at the church, 3925 Hilyard St. Reception to follow. Information: 686-8462.

Trinity Baptist Church - Nancy Joy Butler will perform in concert at 6:30 p.m. Sunday at the church, 1162 B St. in Springfield. Free. Information: 747-9008.

Living Hope Church - Espresso and treats will be available to early arrivees at a Friendship Service at 10:45 a.m. Sunday at the church, 2801 W. 18th Ave.

First Christian Church - The Rev. John Moore, who served as the church's pastor in the 1980s and recently retired to Eugene after serving a church in Farmington, N.M., will be guest speaker at the 9:30 a.m. and 11 a.m. services Sunday at the church, 1166 Oak St. Also, contemplative prayer services will be held every Thursday at 7 p. …