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February 2019 calendar

    7 p.m., Align 2019, a 25-hour continuous prayer and worship effort for Clark County, Wash., Crown & Anchor Church, 11900 N.E. 95th St., #440, Vancouver, Wash. 98682. Begins with an opening session of worship and prayer from 7 to 10 p.m., followed by two-hour time blocks until Saturday at 8 p.m. ccpc.prayersummits.net/align-4/
    7 p.m., Walking in the Prophetic Conference with Ivan Roman, first of two consecutive days, Rainier Assembly of God Church, 75950 Rockcrest St., Rainier 97048. Continues Saturday until 10 p.m. www.eventbrite.com/e/walking-in-the-prophetic-conference-tickets-53667233139
  Upward Trails ministry’s cross-country ski trip to Trillium Lake.  A 5-mile outing. 503-522-7205 or winchee3@wbcable.net or upwardtrails.com
    10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Open house at Forest Hills Lutheran Christian School, 4221 S.W. Golf Course Road, Cornelius 97113. 503-359-4853 or fhls.org
    Uncorked event to benefit My Father’s House shelter in Gresham, Lakeside Gardens, 16211 S.E. Foster Road, Portland 97236. $50 general admission, $75 “golden ticket”  includes early entrance. 503-492-3046 or www.familyshelter.org
    Super Bowl Sunday.  This afternoon is the 53rd anniversary NFL championship game between the New England Patriots and the Los Angeles Rams, telecast from Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Atlanta, Ga.  Some churches will sponsor special viewing parties.
     11:45 a.m. to 2 p.m., John Mark Pool speaking at weekly Vancouver luncheon meeting for Full Gospel Business Men’s Fellowship in America, Home Town buffet, 7809-B N.E. Vancouver Plaza Drive, Vancouver, Wash. 98662. Pool is part of the “Round Table of Prophets” and ministers in churches nationally and worldwide. He says doors of favor have opened to him in corporate and governmental offices. $10 for lunch includes drink, tip, tax and room charge. $2.70 for drinks only. 503-536-3608 or fgbmfamerica.org
    7 p.m., Johnson Strings from Branson, Mo., in concert, Hope Community Church of Lake Oswego, 14790 Boones Ferry Road, Lake Oswego 97035. 503-635-4880 or office@hopeoswego.com
    7 p.m., Johnson Strings from Branson, Mo., in concert, Grand View Baptist Church, 14855 S Leland Rd, Beavercreek 97004.  Suggested donation at the door, $10. southerngospelpdx.com/concerts.html
    9:30 p.m., Portland AM Aglow monthly meeting with featured speaker Carla Cameron, Discovery Christian Center, 6030 S.E. 136th St., Portland 97236. According to Aglow leaders, Cameron “has a passion to see the captives set free and the broken healed, so they can come into the fullness of their inheritance in Christ as Sons and Daughters of God.” portlandamaglow@gmail.com
    11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Salem Leadership Foundation’s CaN (Churches as Neighborhood) monthly luncheon, Union Gospel Mission of Salem’s Simonka Place shelter, 5119 River Road N., Keizer 97303. This month’s topic is homelessness. 503-315-8924 or can@salemlf.org
    8 a.m. to noon, Pulpit to Pavement evangelism outreach by pastors in downtown Salem sponsored by Youth with a Mission, location to be announced.  The first hour is devoted to donuts, coffee and prayer, followed by evangelism from 9 to 11 a..m., then an hour for debriefing and lunch from 11 a.m. to noon.  503-480-6409 or gospelfocusministries@gmail.com
    10 a.m. to noon, B.L.E.S.S. (Building Loving Engagement, Support and Service) monthly group for women 55 and older, Meadow Springs Church, 12647 S.W. 62nd Ave., Portland 97219. 503-620-1500 or sher.ireland@gmail.com
    Generation Unleashed youth conference, first of three consecutive days, Oregon Convention Center, Portland.  Featured speakers are Havilah Cunnington of Bethel Church in Redding, Calif.; Mark Pettus of Church in the Highlands in Alabama; and Chad Veach of Zoe Church in Los Angeles, Calif. Generationunleashed.com
    7 p.m., Yamhill County Right to Life monhtly meeting,  St. John Lutheran Church, 2142 N.E. McDonald Lane, McMinnville 97128. susjpaz@gmail.com
    7 to 9:15 p.m., Foundations of Life Conference, first of two consecutive days, Calvary Community Church, 2655 38th Ave., Longview, Wash. 98632. Continues 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday.  Kids’ program offered on Saturday.  Speakers include Pat  Roy, co-founder of Creation Quest and former radio producer for the Institute for Creation Research;  Thomas Kindell, founder of Texas-based Reasons for Faith Ministries; and Paul Taylor, director of the Mount St. Helens Creation Museum in Castle Rock, Wash. Free admission. www.foundationsconference.org
    IF Gathering, a discipleship event for women, streamed live from Dallas, Texas,  first of two consecutive days. www.ifgathering.com. The event is viewable at several Oregon locations but at slilghtly different times and registration fees, including:
    •6 to 9:30 p.m. tonight and 9:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Church on the Hill, 700 N. Hill Road, McMinnville 97128.  $50. ifmcminnville.iflocal.com
    •6 to 9 p.m. tonight and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Countryside Community Church, 18810 S.W. Kruger Road, Sherwood 97140 $10. countrysidechurch.iflocal.com
    •5 to 9 p.m. tonight and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Journey Church, 70 N.W. Newport Ave., Bend 97703. $25. journeyinbend.iflocal.com
    7 to 9 p.m., Hope 107.9 Women’s Conference with author and Bible study leader Jennifer Rothschild, first of two consecutive days, Life Community Church, 4900 NW Highway 99, Corvallis 97330. Continues 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday. $42, hope1079.com
    Evening, Night to Shine, sponsored by the Tim Tebow Foundation, a  “prom night” for people with special needs ages 14 and older, at  six  locations in this part of the Northwest: Mountainview Christian Church, 1890 N.E. Cleveland Ave., Gresham 97030; Newberg Christian Church, 2315 Villa Road, Newberg 97132. Salem Alliance Church, 555 Gaines St. N.E.,  Salem 97301; Suburban Christian Church, 2760 S.W. 53rd St., Corvallis 97333; Westside Community Church, Beaverton; WestsIde Community Church, 6601 Tingley Lane, Klamath Falls 97603; and Living Hope Church, 2711 N.E. Andresen Road, Vancouver, Wash. 98661.  timtebowfoundation.org/ministries/night-to-shine
     Upward Trails ministry’s hike on the Portland Hillwalk.  About 4 miles with a 400-foot elevation gain.  Lots of stairs and steep hills in some of the city’s oldest neighborhoods. 503-668-8950 or winchee3@wbcable.net or upwardtrails.com
    8 to 10 a.m., Neighbor to Neighbor free anniversary breakfast, Community Connection Center at Mount Scott Church of God, 10603 S.E. Henderson St., Portland 97266. A presentation on community care and connectedness for pastors, mission teams, business owners, neighborhood leaders and local officials.  The aim is to enlist partners in the faith community to catch a vision to roll this model out to other Portland neighborhoods.  RSVP with name and affiliation at https://cccenter-mtscott.org/events/#upevents
    9 to 11 a.m. Columbia-Willamette Women of Vision presents Breaking the Chains of Poverty with Sandra Drury, Lake Grove Presbyterian Church, 4040 Sunset Drive, Lake Oswego 97035. Drury travels the world on behalf of World Vision to teach workshops on the biblically empowered worldview. Most recently she was in several African nations to facilitate presentations with pastors there.  cwwov.org
    Northwest Marriage Conference sponsored by WAY-FM, Living Hope Church, 2711 N.E. Andresen Road, Vancouver, Wash. 98661. Featured speakers are Mike and Laurie Sheffield of Agape Marriage; Steve Stephens of Every Marriage Matters and pastor and author Scott LaPierre. $59 per couple. www.WayFM.com
    11 a.m., 2019 Freedom Rally sponsored by Oregon Liberty Alliance, Portland Airport Holiday Inn, 8439 N.E. Columbia Blvd, Portland 97220.  Speakers are Star Parker, founder and president of the Center for Urban Renewal and Education; Kayleigh McEnany, acting national spokesperson for the Republican National Committee; Kristen Waggoner, senior vice president of the U.S. legal division of Alliance Defending Freedom; Carol Tobias, president of the National Right to Life Committee; and U.S. Rep. Greg Walden of Oregon.  $40 includes lunch; free for youth younger than 16. oregonlibertyalliance.com
    5 p.m., Annual New Beginnings Dinner and Auction to benefit Silver Falls Christian School of Silverton, Mount Angel Festhalle, 500 Wilco Hwy N.E., Mount Angel 97362.  Silent auction starts at 5, dinner and dessert catered by Olive Garden starts at 6:15, oral auction is at 7.  $20 admission, $100 to sponsor a table. sbrewerrn74@gmail.com
    5 to 8 p.m., Spaghetti dinner and silent auction to benefit Freedom Foursquare Church’s outreach in March to Mexico, at the church, 660 S.E. 160th, Portland 97233.  In addition to the auction, there will be an interactive drama presentation and guest speaker.  503-761-0144.
    Evening, Good Samaritan Ministries’ annual meeting, at the ministry headquarters, 7929 S.W. Cirrus Drive, Bldg., 23, Beaverton 97008. 503-644-2339 or goodsamaritanministries.org
    1:30 p.m., Fundraising sandwich lunch and silent auction to benefit Winds of Praise Broadcasting of Newport, at (tentatively) Atonement Lutheran Church, 2315 North Coast Highway, Newport 97365. Monies raised will help pay for a new antenna for KWPB-LP 98.7 FM. 541-579-6612.
    Spring Corban Experience, first of two consecutive days, on the Corban University campus, 500 Deer Park Drive S.E., Salem 97317. This is an overnight visit event for high school seniors, juniors, sophomores, and transfer students. It includes activities for parents. corban.edu
     6 p.m., Family-friendly Bingo night and spaghetti dinner fundraiser for Mexico Serve Trip over Spring Break, Sherwood Community Friends Church, 23264 S.W. Main St., Sherwood 97140. Tickets available at the door or at https://squareup.com/store/sherwood-community-friends-church-mexico-serve-team/item/bingo-and-dinner-ticket
    6 p.m., Prophetic minister Vicky Adams speaking at monthly meeting for Vancouver Aglow, Shiloh Fellowship Church, 10709 S.E. 10th St., Vancouver, Wash. 98664. Adams is founder of Grace Extending Ministries and has done ministry worldwide. Food and fellowship during first hour, followed by speaker at 7. 360-694-6914.
    10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Portland Kingdom Leaders with Joseph Mattera, Portland location to be announced. Mattera is an author, consultant, and theologian whose mission is to influence leaders who influence culture. He is the founding pastor of Resurrection Church in New York City, and leads several organizations, including The U.S. Coalition Of Apostolic Leaders and Christ Covenant Coalition. Author of 10 bestselling books, he is renowned for applying Scripture to contemporary culture . For location, phone 503-725-2750.  For more on Mattera, go to JosephMattera.org
    11 a.m., Daniel Amakobe speaking at weekly Portland luncheon meeting for Full Gospel Business Men’s Fellowship in America, Super King Buffet, 5015 S.E. 82nd Ave., Portland 97266.  Prayer meeting at 11, worship at 11:30, lunch at noon.  Amakobe is a prophetic minister and evangelist from Kenya who has been in many dangerous situations smugglilng Bibles into nations where Christianity is illegal.  He and his staff care for 5,000 orphans in Kenya. Restaurant policy is that everyone must buy lunch; no one can have only drinks. 503-927-0213 or fgbmfamerica.org
    6 to 7:30 p.m., Lebanon After 5 Connection monthly dinner and program for women, The Lobby, 661 S. Main St., Lebanon 97355.  Theme this month is “Love Your Skin.” Cindy Ongers of Lebanon, a Mary Kay Cosmetics consultsn, will give tips on keeping skin healthy and glowing.  Guest speaker Reva Maulding of Marysville, Wash., will speaking on “Changes Through Life’s Journey” and how forgiveness must be a part of life. $10.  RSVP to 541-258-6414 or 541-259-1396 or NancyPinzino@comcast.net
    9:30 to 11:30 a.m., Vancouver Women’s Connection monthly brunch and program, Royal Oaks Country Club, 8917 N.E. Fourth Plain Road, Vancouver, Wash. 98682.  Theme is “Love That Chocolate.”  Featured will be local handcrafted chocolate from Peggy’s Handmade Chocolates.  Also, Reva Maulding will speak on “Changes – Through Life’s Journey.”  $21.  RSVP by phone to 360-892-5523 or by texxt to 360-835-5268 or by email at vancouverwa.wcon@gmail.com
    Valentine’s Day. Originating as a Western Christian feast day honoring one or two early saints named Valentinus, now recognized as a celebration of romantic love. Some churches may have special observances on or near this date.
    Lutheran Elementary School Tournament, first of three consecutive days, Concordia University, 2811 N.E. Holman St., Portland 97211.  Held in partnership with elementary schools of the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod, this includes a variety of academic, athletic and recreational activities.  503-493-6315 or www.cu-portland.edu/admission/lutheran-elementary-school-tournament
    1:30 to 3:30 p.m., 19th annual Valentine Open House, Parkview Christian Retirement Community, 1825 N.E. 108th Ave., Portland 97220. Chocolate, refreshments, gifts and prize drawings. RSVP to 503-255-7160 or ParkviewRetirement.org
    1 to 8 p.m., Willamette Sportsman Show sponsored by Jefferson Baptist Church Men’s Ministries, first of three consecutive days, Linn County Expo Center, 3700 Knox Butte Road E, Albany 97322.  Continues 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. $6 adults and teens; free for ages 12 and younger.  503-551-8425 or blewisfam1@msn.com or willamettesportsmanshow.com
    7 p.m., CM52 Training for Childhood Ministry sponsored by the Northwest Baptist Convention, first of two consecutive days, Northwest Baptist Center, 3200 N.E. 109th Ave., Vancouver, Wash. 98682.  Continues 8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday with breakout sessions  on preschool leadership, older children’s leadership and vacation Bible  schools.  360-882-2100 or LAStark@NWBaptist.org
     Upward Trails ministry’s snowshoeing hike along the White River.  A 3- to 4-mile outing with a close-up view of Mount Hood.  360-513-9244 or winchee3@wbcable.net or upwardtrails.com
    8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Students for Life of America leadership workshop for high school and college students, Corban University, 5000 Deer Park Drive S.E., Salem 97317.   $15 to attend, or free if Oregon Life United is mentioned when registering.  Breakfast and lunch included. nbentz@studentsforlife.org
    8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m., Second annual “Breathe’ Mid-Valley Home School Conference, First Assembly of God Church, 726 W. Oak St., Lebanon 97355.  Theme this year: “Is Jesus Really Enough?”  Speakers are Lee Binz of The Home Scholar in Normandy Park, Wash.; Ann Dunagan of Harvest Ministry in Hood River, and Ashley Yoder of Lebanon. www.midvalleyhomeschoolconference.com
    9 a.m., Design Science Association monthly meeting, Greater Portland Bible Church, 2374 S.W. Vermont St., Portland 97219. Thomas Kindell will speak on “Fallacies of Evolutionary Geology and Radioisotope Dating.” 503-544-3255 or www.DesignSci-enceNW.org
    9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., John Mark Pool speaking at monthly breakfast meeting of Battle Ground chapter of Full Gospel Business Men’s Fellowship in America, Battle Ground Senior Center, 116 N.E. Third St., Battle Ground, Wash.   Free breakfast and worship before the speaker. Pool is part of the “Round Table of Prophets” and ministers in churches nationally and worldwide. He says doors of favor have opened to him in corporate and governmental offices. 360-606-7812.
    9:30 a.m., Woodworker Show & Tell sponsored by Friends of the Carpenter ministry, at the Friendship Center, 1600 W. 20th St., Vancouver, Wash. 98660.  360-750-4752 or friendsofthecarpenter.org
    11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Portland Women’s Connection monthly luncheon, Community Room at Parkview Christian Retirement Community, 1825 N.E. 108th Ave., Portland. Theme this month is “Where’s My Heart?”  Guest speakers are Russ and Jan Clifford of Cottage Grove, with the topic, “Opposites Attract, But Now What?”  Also a performances by the Trinity Singers — Steve and Bonita Rand and Tim Rice. $15.50.  Men also welcome to attend. RSVP by Feb. 11 at 503-658-5453 or joylindstet@msn.com
    6 p.m., Annual gala for Called to Rescue, Portland Airport Sheraton Hotel, 8235 N.E. Airport Way, Portland 97220. Theme is “Daddy’s Little Girl.” Silent and live auctions and dinner. Called to Rescue works to rescue young girls from sexual exploitation.  $50. 360-356-3761 or calledtorescue.org
    6 p.m., Heart for the Nations fundraising dinner for missions, Grace Baptist Church, 1619 E. Second St., Newberg 97132.  Suggested donation $25. meyersds@gmail.com
     Upward Trails ministry’s hike to Latourell Falls in the Columbia River Gorge. A 2.3.mile moderate outing, with 600-foot elevation gain.  A “kid friendly” walk.  503-522-7205 or winchee3@wbcable.net or upwardtrails.com
    President’s Day. A federal, state and local holiday honoring the individuals who have held our nation’s top leadership post.
     11 a.m., Tom Slone speaking at weekly Portland luncheon meeting for Full Gospel Business Men’s Fellowship in America, Super King Buffet, 5015 S.E. 82nd Ave., Portland 97266.  Prayer meeting at 11, worship at 11:30, lunch at noon. Slone was raised in south Chicago, Ill., where he became a gang leaders and was involved in drugs, alcohol Satan worship and other occult practices. He testifies of an encounter with God and being commissioned to minister worldwide. Ordained by Christ for the Nations, he ministers prophetically, in deliverance and in discernment of spirits.. Restaurant policy is that everyone must buy lunch; no one can have only drinks. 503-927-0213 or fgbmfamerica.org
    6:30 to 8:30 p.m., 10th anniversary celebration for In Our Backyard, a Redmond-based ministry combatting child sex trafficking, Residence Inn, 500 S.W. Bond St., Bend 97702.  Theme is “A Decade of Dedication: Celebrating 10 years in the fight against human trafficking.” Light refreshments provided. 541-639-5008 or www.InOurBackyard.org
    Global Legacy Northwest Conference, first of two consecutive days, New Horizons Church, 2705 N.E. Destiny Drive, McMinnville 97128.  Global Legacy is Bethel Church of Redding, Calif.’s relational network of revival leaders.  It exists to connect and encourage revivalists everywhere in every type of career or vocation to see the Kingdom of God advance. Featured speaker is Steve Backlund,  member of the Bethel Church leadership team and senior associate director of Global Legacy.  503-472-4970 or www.newhorizons.church
    Oregon Ministry Network of the Assemblies of God’s Fusion conference for children and youth leaders, first of three consecutive days, Peoples Church, 4500 Lancaster Drive N.E., Salem 97315.  oregonag.org
    6:30 to 9 p.m., Born to Be Brave Tour for fathers and sons,  Lake Bible Church, 4565 Carman Drive, Lake Oswego   Worship, games, live music with the Allan Scott Band and more. $22 general admission until Feb. 20 or $25 after that date,  or $30 premium, or $55 VIP until Feb. 20. BorntoBeBraveTour.com
    Mission ConneXion Northwest presents Short-Term Mission ConneXion, first of two consecutive days, Eastridge Church, 14100 S.E. Sunnyside Road, Clackamas 97015. Theme is “Plan Ahead.”  Speakers are Jaime Saint, executive director of I-TEC and grandson of Christian martyr Nate Saint, and Brian Heerwagen, CEO of Standards of Excellence (SOE) in Short-Term Mission. The conference also includes round table discussions, a Q&A time with a panel of experts, and workshops.  www.missionconnexion.com/
    7:30 a.m., Work as Worship Retreat, a national simulcast viewable locally at the following churches: Grace Baptist Church, 1619 E. Second St., Newberg 97132; Hillcrest Church, 14410 N.W. 21st Ave., Vancouver, Wash. 98685; Morning Star Community Church, 4775 27th Ave. S.E., Salem 97302; South Salem Church of the Nazarene, 1661 Boone Road S.E., Salem 97306; Emmanuel Baptist Church, 2819 W. 10th St., The Dalles 97058; Calvary Baptist Church, 3350 Columbia View Drive, The Dalles 97058;  Westminister Presbyterian Church, 2000 Oakwood Drive, Medford 97504; Keno Christian Church, 609 Mount Whitney St., Klamath Falls 97601; Baker City Christian Church, 675 Highway 7, Baker City 97814. www.workasworshipretreat.org
      5 p.m., Worship Northwest, first of two consecutive days, Dayspring Fellowship, 1755 Lockhaven Drive N.E., Keizer 97303. Continues 8:30 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. Saturday.  Also includes pre-conferece intensive sessions starting at 1:30 p.m. today. This annual event brings instrumentalists, technicians, artists and worship leaders, from churches of various sizes and denominations together to be equipped and encouraged for healthy ministry. Theme this year is “Known,” based on Psalms 139:1.  Keynote speakers are Evan Wickham, recording artist and also lead pastor at Park Hill Church in San Diego, Calif.; and Pastor Jason Noble of Medford.   worship
    7 to 10 p..m., Men in the Arena Weekend sponsored by The Great Hunt for God, first of two consecutive days, Church on the Hill, 700 N. Hill Road, McMinnville 97128. Continues 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday.  Featured speakers are Wess Stafford, former longtime president of Compassion International; Paul Coughlin of The Protectors, a bullying prevention outreach, and author of No More Christian Nice Guy and Free Us from Bullying; and Jim Ramos, founder of The Great Hunt for God. $45. www.meninthearena.org or  thegreathuntforgod.com
    7:30 p.m., 19th annual Hymn Festival sponsored by Corban University, first of two consecutive evenings, Salem First Presbyterian Church, 770 Chemeketa St. N.E., Salem 97301.  Features the university’s choirs, band and orchestra. Free admission; donations received.  503-375-7027 or akaspari@corban.edu
    Oregon Christian Writers’ Winter One-Day Conference, Chemeketa Community College, 4000 Lancaster Drive N.E., Salem 97305    Keynote speaker is  Carrie Stuart Parks, an award-winning forensic artist and writer of mystery and suspense novels.   Www.OregonChristianWriters.org
    9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Marriage Cafe, Oregon Christian Convention grounds, 5605 Jubilee Drive S.E., Turner. 97392  A focus on improving communication in marriage.  Led by Keith Potter, vice president for advancement at Northwest Christian University in Eugene.  $50 per couple; includes lunch. Oregonchristianconvention.org
    6 p.m., Avenue Trio in Southern Gospel concert, Tri-City Baptist Temple, 18025 Webster Road, Gladstone 97027.  Free admission; freewill offering taken.   southerngospelpdx.com/concerts.html
    Eighth annual RainFest Golf Challenge to benefit Salem Leadership Foundation, Salem Golf Club, 2025 Golf Course Road S, Salem 97302 salemLF.org
    11 a.m., Olga Bykova speaking at weekly Portland luncheon meeting for Full Gospel Business Men’s Fellowship in America, Super King Buffet, 5015 S.E. 82nd Ave., Portland 97266.  Prayer meeting at 11, worship at 11:30, lunch at noon. Bykova is from Bethesda Church in Vancouver, Wash.. Restaurant policy is that everyone must buy lunch; no one can have only drinks. 503-927-0213 or fgbmfamerica.org
    7 to 9 p.m., Compassion to Action Follow-Up Gathering, Abiding Place Christian Center, 4536 NE. 116th Ave., Portland 97220.  This is one of several such gatherings this year as a follow-up to evangelist Chris Overstreet’s Compassion to Action outreach last September at the Oregon Convention Center.  info@servingourneighbors.org