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April 2018 calendar

    Annual fundraising banquet for Jubilee Transition Homes of Tualatin.  Contact Gerry Pruyn at 503-260-6165 or jubileeth.com
    Easter Sunday, or Resurrection Day.  Celebrating Jesus’  triumph over sin and death, bringing a glorious hope to all who will follow Him.
    9 a.m., Easter breakfast open to the public, lower level at Rockaway Community Church,  400 S.E. Third Ave., Rockaway Beach 97136.  Food will be served “family style” at each table from 9:00 to 9:15 am. People need to be seated during that time to be served. Worship will follow at 10:30 a.m. for adults and kids. rockawaychurch.com
    Salem Academy Alumni Fine Arts Event, location to be announced.  Former choir and band members at Salem Academy Christian School will perform in concert. 503-378-1211 or salemacademy.org
    7:30 p.m., George Fox University’s drama presents Our Town by Thornton Wilder, first of seven performances this month, Wood-Mar Auditorium on the Newberg campus.  Also at 7:30 p.m. April 6, 7, 12, 13 and 14, and 2 p.m. April 15.  $12. theatre.georgefox.edu
    Sixth annual Kingdom Impact Dinner for Nehemiah Project International Ministries, Multnomah Athletic Club, 1849 S.W. Salmon St., Portland. 97205.  Keynote speaker is Robb Pickens, president and CEO of Corinthian Textiles Solutions. $80. nehemiahproject.org
    8:45 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Oregon Right to Life Conference, Holiday Inn Portland Airport, 8439 NE Columbia Blvd, Portland 97220. Featured speakers are Star Parker, author and founder of the Center for Urban Renewal; Stephanie Gray, author and co-founder of the Canadian Centre for Bio-Ethical Reform;  and Robert Doerflinger, who recently retired as associate director of pro-life activities at the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops.  503-463-8563 or ortl.org
    Marriage Redeemed couple’s conference sponsored by Tuff Stuff Ministries, Mountain Park Church, 40 McNary Parkway, Lake Oswego 97035.  $70. tuffstuffministries.com
    Northwest Baptist Convention’s 52 and One children’s ministry training event, Mill Park Baptist Church, 1730 S.E. 117th Ave., Portland 97216. 360-882-2100 or nwbaptist.org
     1 to 9 p.m. promotional gathering and training for the Sept. 19-22 Compassion to Action event in Portland with evangelist Chris Overstreet and nationally known speakers, Casa Del Padre International, 7805 S.E. 17th Ave., Portland 97202. www.portland2018.com
    6 p.m., Mark 209 in concert, Grand View Baptist Church, 14855 S. Leland Road, Beavercreek 97004.  southerngospelpdx.com
    7 p.m., Northwest Christian University’s Performing Arts Department’s Spring Show, “The Prodigal,” first of three performances this month, in the university’s Morse Event Center, 828 E. 11th Ave., Eugene 97403.  Also at 2:30 and 5 p.m. Sunday.  Based on the New Testament parable but with a modern-day twist.  $10 general admission; $5 for students.  541-349-7400 or music@nwcu.edu
    5 p.m. Financial Peace University classes, first of 10 weekly sessions, Trinity Baptist Church, 6700 MacArthur Blvd., Vancouver, Wash. 98662.  Register and buy books at DaveRamsey.com
  Noon, Corban University music students performing on various instruments, Psalm Performing Arts Center on the university campus, 5000 Deer Park Drive S.E., Salem 97317. Pieces will range from classical to contemporary works, including some student compositions. Free admission. 503-375-7027 or AKaspari@corban.edu
    Women’s One-Day Retreat, Oregon Christian Convention grounds, 5605 Jubilee Drive S.E. Turner 97392.   503-743-2101 or oregonchristianconvention.org
    Fox Film Festival, first of two consecutive days, in two separate Newberg (97132) locations. Tonight is at the Cameo Theater, 301 E. First St.  Saturday location is Bauman Auditorium on the George Fox University campus.  This annual event showcases the best work from George Fox cinema and media communication majors over the past year. 503-554-2670.
Northwest Quaker Men’s Fellowship, first of three consecutive days, Ocean Park Retreat Center,  28511 Vernon Ave, Ocean Park, Wash. 98640 503-405-551 or andgodblinked@gmail.com or  lfendall7@gmail.com
        6 p.m. Springtime Spectacular for women, sponsored by Oregon-Pacific Nazarene District, first of two consecutive days, Salem First Church of the Nazarene, 1550 Market St. N.E., Salem 97301. Continues Saturday until 3:30 p.m. Theme is “Love Never Gives Up.”   503-581-3950 or www.orpac.org
    7 to 9 p.m., Peacemaker Training, first of two consecutive days, Cedar Hall at Salem Alliance Church, 555 Gaines St. N.E., Salem 97301.  Continues 9 a.m. To 4 p.m. Saturday.  The “Resolving Everyday Conflict” seminar by Peacemaker Ministries features a slide show presentation, live lectures, and interactive exercises to practice principles of biblical conflict resolution.The cost for the 2-day seminar is $20 for single, $30 for couple. Price includes study guide and lunch and refreshments.  503-581-2129 or adudley@salemalliance.org or  www.salemalliance.org/connect/
    Salem Academy Christian Schools’ annual auction, location to be announced.  Theme is “Fabulous ’50s.”  503-378-1219 or salemacademy.org
    Northwest Baptist Convention’s 52 and One children’s ministry training event, New Hope Baptist Church, 597 S Front St, Creswell 97426  360-882-2100 or nwbaptist.org
    10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Seminary Preview Day, Gateway Seminary’s Pacific Northwest Campus, 3200 N.E. 109th Ave., Vancouver, Wash. 98682.  360-882-2200 or pnwc-info@gs.edu
    Northwest Yearly Meeting of Friends’ Pastors’ Conference, first of four consecutive days, Twin Rocks Friends Camp and Conference Center, 18705 US-101, Rockaway Beach 97136.  503-538-9410 or nwfriends.org
    7 p.m., American Prodigal Tour with David Crowder and The Young Escape in concert, Bend High School Auditorium, 230 N.E. Sixth St., Bend  97701.  Tickets $20 to $130. www.crowdermusic.com
    7 p.m., American Prodigal Tour with David Crowder and The Young Escape in concert, Morse Center at Northwest Christian University, 828 E. 11th Ave., Eugene 97403. Tickets $20 to $130.  www.crowdermusic.com
    4:30 to 6 p.m., George Fox University Spring Engineering Expo, Klages Center on the Newberg campus.  Students will showcase servant engineering, senior design and other noteworthy projects. Free admission.  503-538-8383.
    7:30 p.m., George Fox University Spring Concert, Bauman Auditorium on the Newberg campus. Features the university’s Symphonic Band, Symphony Orchestra, Concert Choir and Master Chorus.  It will culminate in a combined performance of “Chichester Psalms” by Leonard Bernstein.
    7 p.m., American Prodigal Tour with Crowder and The Young Escape in concert, Portland State University’s Viking Pavilion Arena, 1825 S.W. Broadway, Portland 97201. 877-435-9849 or LMGconcerts.com or www.crowdermusic.com
    7 to 9 p.m., Northwest Baptist Convention’s Women’s Summit, first of two consecutive days, Northwest Baptist Center, 3200 NE 109th Ave., Vancouver, Wash. 98682.  Contninues 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday.  Theme is “Upcycled: Rescued, Redeemed and Repurposed.”  Keynote speaker is Martha Lawley, a LifeWay women’s ministry consultant and trainer from Worland, Wyo.  $25 includes materials, lunch on Saturday and snacks. 360-882-2100 or nancyh@nwbaptist.org
    8 to 10 a.m., Newberg-Area Mayor’s Prayer Breakfast, Chehalem Cultural Center, 415 E. Sheridan St., Newberg 97132. This year’s event features an interview with local leaders, among them are Newberg Mayor Bob Andrews; George Fox University Campus Pastor Jamie Noling-Auth and Christian News Northwest Publisher John Fortmeyer.  Interviews will be conducted by longtime KOIN-TV news anchor Mike Donahue, who has retired in Newberg. $15. www.eventbrite.com/e/newberg-area-mayors-prayer-breakfast-tickets-43297256259
     9 a.m., Design Science Association monthly meeting, Greater Portland Bible Church, 2374 S.W. Vermont St., Portland 97219. J.D. Mitchell of the Institute for Creation Science will speak about “Living Fossils.” 503-544-3255 or www.DesignScienceNW.org
    Medical Teams International’s Great Adventure Dinner and Auction, 14150 S.W. Milton Court, Tigard 97225. www.medicalteams.org
    Evening, Columbia-Willamette Women of Vision’s Share the Light 2018 event, Portland Marriott Downtown Waterfront Hotel,  1401 S.W. Naito Pkwy, Portland 97201. Keynote speaker is Kari Constanza, who joined World Vision 23 years ago after 10 years producing network news.   Columbia-Willamette Women of Vision supports the outreach of the Christian international relief agency World Vision. This event will benefit outreach in Bangladesh, Honduras and Syria.  503-591-5818 or cwwov.org
    5 p.m., 24th annual Oregon Adventist Men’s Chorus annual Spring Festival Concert, Vancouver Community Seventh-Day Adventist Church, 9711 N.E. St. Johns Road, Vancouver, Wash. 98665.  oamc.org
    5:30 p.m., Ninth annual auction to benefit City Christian Schools, main lobby at City Bible Church, 9200 N.E. Fremont St., Portland 97220.  Silent and oral auctions, entertainment, food, games and door prizes.  503-889-5561 or hvoss@citychristianschools.com or https://ccsauction.bpt.me
    6 p.m., Liberty Quartet in concert, Grand View Baptist Church, 14855 S. Leland Road, Beavercreek 97004.  No ticket required; freewill offering taken.  SouthernGospelPDX.com
    9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Hands-On Gardening Workshop, Adventist Community Church of Vancouver, 9711 N.E. St. Johns Road, Vancouver, Wash. 98665. For all ages.  Presented by Lynn Hoag of SunCountryGardens. com.  Bring a shovel, a garden rake and a brown bag lunch. Free if you bring a non-Adventist friend.  360-609-1461 or Marilyn.Puccinelli@gmail.com
    3 p.m., EvangelLead Conference, first of three consecutive days, Adventist Community Church of Vancouver, 9711 N.E. St Johns Road, Vancouver, Wash. 98665. Continues starting 10 a.m. and running all day and evening Monday, and then 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday. Designed for pastors and lay leaders to join together in learning strategies for creating a culture of outreach and evangelism. Guest speakers author Russell Burrill; César De León ministerial director for the Adventist North Pacific Union; and Roger Walter, director of outreach for the Adventist Oregon Conference.   Lunch provided on Monday and Tuesday.  evangelead.org
    5 p.m., Gala Dinner & Auction to benefit scholarship program at Livingstone Adventist Academy of Salem, Spinning Room at Willamette Mission Heritage Center, 1313 Mill St. S.E., Salem 97301. $15. 503-363-9408 or laaonline.org
    WorldVenture’s Mission Influencers Confererence, first of three consecutive days, Falls Creek Conference Center, 32 Falls Creek Road, Raymond, Wash. 98577. Speaker is “Rev. Dave C.,” a global outreach pastor at Park Community Church in the Chicago, Ill., area. www.worldventure.com
    Steven Curtis Chapman in solo concert, East Hills Church, 701 N. Main Ave, Gresham 97030.  Sponsored by KFIS 104.1 “The Fish” radio and KPDQ.  $35 general admission, $100 VIP admission.  thefishportland.com/content/station-events
    1 p.m., Nazarene Missions International convention sponsored by the Oregon-Pacific Nazarene District, first of two consecutive days, Medford First Church of the Nazarene, 1974 E. McAndrews Road, Medford 97504. Continues Saturday until noon.  503-581-3950 or www.orpac.org
    Northwest Baptist Convention’s Disaster Relief Roundtable, first of two consecutive days, Northwest Baptist Center, 3200 N.E. 109th Ave., Vancouver, Wash. 98682. $35.  For information: nwbroundtable@gmail.com.  To register: northwestdr.com/roundtable2018
    2:30 p.m. George Fox University spring undergraduate commencement, Stoffer Family Stadium on the Newberg campus.  Tickets required for guests. commencement.georgefox.edu
    Annual end-of-the-school-year presentation night for the Classical Conversation homeschool cooperative in Gresham. 503-896-2601 or  greshamchallengea@gmail.com or www.facebook.com/CCGresham/