By Robert M. Arnold
December is a month of lights for many Bay Area faith traditions. The public is invited to Oakland’s Mormon Temple Hill, located at 4770 Lincoln Ave. to enjoy the thousands of lights now illuminating the landscape, waterway and buildings.
Special free events and programs are planned each evening now through Dec. 30, featuring world-class singers, dancers, bell ringers, instrumentalist, and even a professional storyteller. For more information visit www.templehillevents.com or call (510) 531-1475.
The Voices of the Miraculous Music Ensemble will perform African-American toe-tapping gospel gems on Dec. 22, directed by Emperess Hall with lead vocalist, Majesty Scott at 7 p.m., with a repeat program at 8 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 23,is Grand Piano Night featuring six talented pianists, sharing two grand pianos.