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THURSDAY, JUNE 1
    9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Beyond 150, presented by the Oregon Ministry Network of the Assemblies of God,  Church Extension Plan, 4070 27th Court S.E., No. 210, Salem 97302. A focus on growing a church congregation beyond the 150-person mark. Andrew Murch. lead pastor at LifePoint Church in Vancouver, Wash., is guest presenter. oregonag.org/events/beyond-150
FRIDAY, JUNE 2
       Experience MAF event sponsored by Mission Aviation Fellowship, first of two consecutive days, Pearson Field, 101 E Reserve St, Vancouver, Wash. 98661.  Includes $30 flights both Friday and Saturday on the Kodiak airplane that brought hope to the victims of last year’s Hurricane Matthew in Hawaii,  a Saturday pancake breakfast from 8 to 11 a.m. at $6 for adults and $3 for children, and a reception from 11 a.m. to noon Saturday with the ministry’s president and chief executive officer, John Boyd.  Kodiak rides are noon to 5 p.m. Friday and 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. 1-800-FLYS-MAF or 208-498-0800 or maf.org/experiencemaf
    Noon and 7 p.m., Salem Leadership Foundation’s Fancy Daytime Lunch and Fancy Nightime Dessert,  Salem Convention Center, 200 Commercial St. S.E., Salem, 97301. 503-315-8924 or www.SalemLF.org
    1:30 p.m., Pastor David Meek of Colorado portraying his ancestor, Oregon pioneer Joe Meek, Cornell Estates, 1005 N.E. 17th Ave., Hillsboro 97124.  Meek, pastor of Glad Tidings Assembly of God Church in Greeley, Colo., dons buckskins to portray the historic “Mountain Man.” 970-978-0541 or gladtidings_1@ilive.com
   Military and First Responder Families Conference with Chad Robichaux, first of three consecutive days, Cannon Beach Conference Center.  Robichaux served in the U.S. Marines on eight deployments in Afghanistan.  He and his wife, Kathy, founded The Mighty Oaks Foundation to reach veterans or active-duty personnel and their families who are dealing with the challenges of post-combat service.  This conference is co-sponsored with Branches of Valor, a ministry to troops and families.  1-800-745-1546 or cbcc.net
    7 to 9 p.m., Mission ConneXion Northwest presents Prayer ConneXion, first of two consecutive days, Central Bible Church, 8815 NE Glisan St, Portland 97220. Continues 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. Presented by Jason Hubbard, founder and director of Light of the World Prayer Center in Bellingham, Wash., and Dominic Done, lead teaching pastor at Westside: A Jesus Church in Tigard.   $39 individual, $34.50 couple, $35 each for groups of five or more, $25 students.  Includes snacks, lunch on Saturday and workshop materials.  missionconnexion.com/prayer-connexion
SATURDAY, JUNE 3
    Upward Trails ministry hike to McDowell Creek Falls as well as to Waterloo Park, both in Linn County.  Also a visit to the Lebanon Strawberry Festival.  About a 4-mile outing.  360-513-9244 or 503-484-7998 or upwardtrails.com
    9:30 a.m., Columbia-Willamette Women of Vision presents Restoring Hope, a focus on the problem of child labor in Bangladesh, Lake Grove Presbyterian Chruch, 4040 Sunset Drive, Lake Oswego 97034.  503-330-8977 or www.facebook.com/cwwov/
  Compassion Oregon City clinic, Oregon City Church of the Nazarene, 716 Taylor St., Oregon City 97046. Local churches and Compassion Connect collaborate to offer limited free medical and dental care on a first-come, first-served basis.  compassionsoc.com
       Spring luncheon for Abuse Recovery Ministry & Services (ARMS), Portland-area location to be announced.  Theme is “Sacred Spaces are Safe Places.” Speaker is Ron Clark, minister at Agape Church of Christ and instructor at Portland Seminary.  503-846-9284 or armsonline.org
    5 to 10 p.m., 2017 Rubies & Roses ball and auction to benefit Chehalem Youth & Family Services, Chehalem Cultural Center, 415 E. Sheridan St.,  Newberg 97132. $55 by May 15, $75 after that date. cyfs.net
    5:30 p.m., Free showing of a Christian movie, First Christian Church of Vancouver, 111 W. 19th St., Vancouver, Wash.   98660. Also, ice cream on sale, with all proceeds going toward sending kids to camp. 360-693-2519 or fccvancouver@gmail.com
SUNDAY, JUNE 4
    Ministry Care retreat for pastors and other ministry leaders, first of six consecutive days, Brookside Inn,  8243 NE Abbey Rd, Carlton 97111.  Led by licensed counselor Ryan Connor and life coach Calvin Habig.  Also offered Oct. 22-27.  503-857-7501 or 503-970-8449 or Caringforthecalled@gmail.com
MONDAY, JUNE 5
    11:45 a.m. to 2 p.m., Jack Kimberlin speaking at weekly luncheon sponsored by Vancouver chapter of Full Gospel Business Men’s Fellowship in America, Home Town Buffet, 7809-B N.E. Vancouver Plaza Drive, Vancouver, Wash. 98662. Kimberlin is a businessman from Woodland, Wash. and he and his wife have had extensive experience in ministry both in the U.S. and worldwide.  $10 for lunch includes drink, tip, tax and room charge. $2.70 for drinks only. 503-536-3608 or www.fgbmfamerica.org
    Icon painting workshop led by  master iconographer Theodoros Papadopoulos of Greece, first of six consecutive days, St. Timothy’s Episcopal Church, 3295 Ladd Ave N.E., Salem, 97301. Iconography is not common in non-Orthodox traditions, but people of all different traditions are seeking out iconography workshops to learn about the ancient sacred practice of icon writing.    There are many uses for icons, they help teach about God, and as an aid in prayer. Course fee is $680 and includes most supplies including boards, pigements and brushes.   To register or for information, contact Papadopoulos at theodoreicons@gmail.com or Sheila Castellanos at 503-586-4100, or register online at www.theodoreicons.com
    Prayer gathering sponsored by Salem-Silverton Aglow Lighthouse, time and location to be announced. 503-364-3185 for information.
   6:30 p.m., Open call and first rehearsal for Lutheran Choral Association’s 80th season, Peace Lutheran Church, 2201 N. Rosa Parks Way, Portland 97217.  All voices and denominations welcome.  Rehearsals continue Monday nights throughout summer for five fall concerts, to be held Sundays at 4 p.m.  Contact Ken Dale at 503-515-8935 or go to lutheranchoral.org
    6 p.m., Vicky Adams speaking at Vancouver Aglow meeting, Shiloh Fellowship church, 10709 S.E. 10th St., Vancouver, Wash. Adams is an international minister and teache rof Bible students, and is the founder of Grace Extending, a ministry to train and edify students in the prophetic gifts.  Food and fellowship during the first hour, followed by the meeting. 360-694-6914.
TUESDAY, JUNE 6
    11 a.m., Daniel Amakobe speaking at weekly luncheon meeting of Portland chapter of Full Gospel Business Men’s Fellowship in America, Super King Buffet, 5015 S.E. 82nd Ave., Portland 97266.  Prayer at 11, worship at 11:30 and lunch at noon. Amakobe is a prophetic minister and evangelist from Kenya ahd has been in many dangerous situations smuggling Bibles into nations where Christianity is illegal. $10.50 for lunch and drink; restaurant policy is that all must buy lunch; no one can only have drinks. 503-927-0213 or fgbmfamerica.org
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 7
    9:30 a.m., Portland AM Aglow monthly meeting for women, New Hope Community Church, 11731 S.E. Stevens Road, Happy Valley,  97086.  Speaker is Dorothy Biamont, who has a prophetic ministry named Eagles Gathering. portlandamaglow@gmail.com
THURSDAY, JUNE 8
    11 a.m., Matthew Brock, M.D., speaking at monthly luncheon sponsored by the Southeast Portland chapter of Full Gospel Business Men’s Fellowship in America, Best Buffet, 11211 S.E. 82nd, Suite T, Happy Valley 97086.  Brock played football for Oregon State University, then met Christ and received the baptism in the Holy Spirit after graduating from medical school.  Today he works in integrative medicine and his ministry to his patients has resulted in physical and emotional healing for many. 503-913-6274 or fgbmfamerica.org
    4:30 p.m., Glow Kids, a monthly meeting for young elementary-age children, First Christian Church of Vancouver, 111 W. 19th St., Vancouver, Wash. 98660. 360-693-2519 or fccvancouver@gmail.com
FRIDAY, JUNE 9
    9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Resurrection Lutheran Church’s annual book sale, first of two consecutive days, at the church, 1700 N.E. 132nd Ave., Portland 97230. Also puzzles, children’s items, CDs, DVDs and more.  Proceeds benefit Operation Christmas Child of the national ministry Samaritan’s Purse. 503-255-8772 or jerrydclown@hotmail.com
    Womens’ Conference with Liz Curtis Higgs, first of three consecutive days, Cannon Beach Conference Center.  Higgs is the author of more than 30 books, with 4.6 million copies in print, including her best-selling Bad Girls of the Bible series.  1-800-745-1546 or cbcc.net.
    6:30 p.m., 2017 OCEANetwork Graduate Recognition, Salem First Baptist Church, 395 Marion St. N.E., Salem 97301.  The statewide graduate recognition ceremony offers families an opportunity to honor graduating students in a ceremony featuring a special speaker, music and photo presentation for each graduate followed by a reception. 503-787-3512 or padillas@oceanetwork.org
    7 p.m., Liberty Quartet in concert, Hermiston Church of the Nazarene, 1520 W. Orchard Ave., Hermiston, OR 97838. 541-567-3677 or libertyquartet.com
    7 p.m., Deborah Gliebe of FireGate Ministries International ministering, Burcham’s Ocean Fellowship, 32507 J Place, Ocean Park, Wash. 98640.  360-665-6465 or www.FireGate.org
SATURDAY, JUNE 10
    Upward Trails ministry hike around Trillium Lake near Mount Hood.  A 2-mile level trail of gravel and boardwalk around the lake.  503-668-8950 or 503-648-9267 or upwardtrails.com
    9:30 a.m., Walk for Hope and Fun Run to benefit Union Gospel Mission of Salem, starting at UGM’s men’s mission, 345 Commercial St. N.E., Salem, 97301. A 5K route through nearby Riverfront Park. $25 per adult or teen; $10 for ages 12 and younger.  Register at UGMsalem.org
     4 p.m.,  Service and reception honoring Rev. Robert Kemp, presiding elder in the Oregon-Washington Cascade District of the African Methodist Episcopal Zion Church, Community A.M.E. Zion Church, 3605 E. 13th St., Vancouver, Wash.  98661.  360-693-4566
    6 p.m., The Hinson Family in southern Gospel concert, Grand View Baptist Church, 14855 S. Leland Road, Beaver Creek 97004. Free admission; freewill offering taken.  www.southerngospelpdx.com
SUNDAY, JUNE 11
  10 a.m.,., Liberty Quartet in concert, Hillcrest Church of the Nazarene, 14410 N.W. 21st Ave., Vancouver, Wash. 98685. 360-571-0015 or libertyquartet.com
    11 a.m. and 6 p.m., The Hinson Family in southern Gospel concert, Tri-City Baptist Temple, 18025 Webster Road, Gladstone 97027 Free admission; freewill offering taken.  www.southerngospelpdx.com
    1 to 4 p.m., Annual open house at Camp Harlow, 3850 County Farm Rd, Eugene 97408.  Free admission.  Swimming, bumper boats, go-karts, zipline and more.  541-683-5416 or office@campharlow.com
    6 p.m., Liberty Quartet in concert, Lynchwood Church of God, 3818 S.E. 174th Ave, Portland 97236.  Free admission; freewill offering taken. 503-936-2386 or 503-665-6638 or libertyquartet.com
MONDAY, JUNE 12
    11 a.m., Matthew Brock, M.D., speaking at monthly luncheon sponsored by the Beaverton chapter of Full Gospel Business Men’s Fellowship in America, Elmer’s Restaurant, 1250 N.W. Waterhouse Ave., Beaverton 97006.  Brock played football for Oregon State University, then met Christ and received the baptism in the Holy Spirit after graduating from medical school.  Today he works in integrative medicine and his ministry to his patients has resulted in physical and emotional healing for many. 541-980-9447 or fgbmfamerica.org
    11:45 a.m. to 2 p.m., Marv Watkins speaking at weekly luncheon sponsored by Vancouver chapter of Full Gospel Business Men’s Fellowship in America, Home Town Buffet, 7809-B N.E. Vancouver Plaza Drive, Vancouver, Wash. 98662. Watkins is a prophetic artist from Happy Valley who sees his art as an act of worship to God. He is also a Vietnam War veteran..  $10 for lunch includes drink, tip, tax and room charge. $2.70 for drinks only. 503-536-3608 or www.fgbmfamerica.org
TUESDAY, JUNE 13
    11 a.m., Michael Gray speaking at weekly luncheon meeting of Portland chapter of Full Gospel Business Men’s Fellowship in America, Super King Buffet, 5015 S.E. 82nd Ave., Portland 97266.  Prayer at 11, worship at 11:30 and lunch at noon.Gray founded a network of intercessory prayer teams has just returned from Kenya and Uganda, where he taught pastors from several denominations about prayer, evangelization and raising up leaders. $10.50 for lunch and drink; restaurant policy is that all must buy lunch; no one can only have drinks. 503-927-0213 or fgbmfamerica.org
    6 to 7:30 p.m., Lebanon After 5 Connection dinner and program for women, The Lobby, 661 S. Main St., Lebanon. Theme this month is “Sunshine and Health.” Featured speaker is Shirley Monzena, a retired music teacher and librarian who is also an author and world traveler who enjoys climbing volcanic peaks in the Northwest.  She will explain how she learned the secret to a successful marriage in an unusual way.  Also, Gayle Edwards, a certified health coach from Corvallis, will share on healthy choices made simple while grocery shopping.  $8.50.  RSVP to 541-258-6414 or 541-259-1396 or d.neve@comcast.net or NancyPinzino@comcast.net
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 14
    8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Design Science Association’s Pastors’ and Christian Leaders’ Bus Tour of the Columbia River Gorge, Open to all interested.  Led by Keith Swenson, a professor of natural sciences at Multnomah University in Portland, and Rick Thompson, a specialist on the historic Lake Missoula Flood.  $60 includes lunch; free for pastors and Christian leaders. 503-257-0144.
    6:30 p.m., Summer Book Group sponsored by Columbia-Willamette Women of Vision, at the home of Sandy Grubb, 2200 Prestwick Road, Lake Oswego 97034.  Featured will be the book Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City, by Matthew Desmond. 503-330-8977 or kchan4194@gmail.com
    7 p.m., Prayer service in advance of the Aug. 5 IPFest (International Praise Festival) in Portland, Oasis of Praise International church, 1821 S.E. Cesar Chavez Blvd, Portland 97214. 1-866-915-1918 ipfest.pdx@gmail.com or www.ipfest.org
THURSDAY, JUNE 15
    Upward Trails ministry hike at Soda Falls on the South Santiam River.  Includes exploration of a cave and other waterfalls and nearby trails.  A 2.6-mile outing. 503-522-7205 or upwardtrails.com
    11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Open house at the new Ochoco Christian Conference Center, first of two consecutive days, 33051 N.E. Ochoco Hwy., Prineville 97754. RSVP at the center’s  Facebook page, phone 541-462-3016, or go to www.glensgizmos.com/
Ochoco-open-house.html.
FRIDAY, JUNE 16
    “Jezebel and Women’s Orders of Freemasonry” workshop, first of two consecutive days.  Restoration Gateway Ministries, 900 N.W. Joy Ave., Portland 97229.  A focus on occultic ties to Freemasonry.  971-238-4744 or rgmconnect.com
       9:30 to 11 a.m., Vancouver Women’s Connection monthly brunch, Royal Oaks Country Club, 8917 N.E. Fourth Plain Road, Vancouver, Wash. 98662. Theme is “Movers and Shakers,” with a look at outdoor fun in Clark County.  Also, Jessica Hiatt from Nyssa, who enjoys biking, canoeing and camping, will share her story of hope and peace in a shaky world. $21.  RSVP by phone to 360-606-0475 or by text to 253-254-4208 or email vancouverwa.wcon@gmail.com
SATURDAY, JUNE 17
    Upward Trails ministry outing to Falls Creek Falls in southwest Washington.  An easy 7-mile hike. 503-333-8419 or 503-668-8950 or upwardtrails.com
    Run, Walk Ride 2017 to benefit McMinnville Habitat for Humanity, Falls Event Center Lodge, 510 N.E. Captain Michael King Smith Way, McMinnville 97128. A 5K or 10K run and a 28-mile bike ride.  $25 registration. 503-472-9637 or machabitat.org/rwr_2017/
    9 a.m., Design Science Association monthly meeting, Greater Portland Bible Chruch, 2374 S.W. Vermont St., Portland 97219.  Tom Hoyle will present “An ‘Indiana Jones’ Look at the Bible: Dead Men DO Tell Tales!”, about archaelogy and the Bible.  designsciencenw.org
    9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.,  Matthew Brock, M.D., speaking at monthly breakfast sponsored by the Battle Ground chapter of Full Gospel Business Men’s Fellowship in America, Battle Ground Senior Center, 116 N.E. Third, Battle Ground, Wash. 98604.  Free breakfast and worship before the speaker.  Brock played football for Oregon State University, then met Christ and received the baptism in the Holy Spirit after graduating from medical school.  Today he works in integrative medicine and his ministry to his patients has resulted in physical and emotional healing for many. 5360-606-7812 or fgbmfamerica.org
    10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Portland Thorns and Fellowship of Christian Athletes’ Faith and Family co-ed soccer clinic for first through eighth grades, Wilson High School, 1151 S.W. Vermont St., Portland 97219. $65, including tickets to tonight’s Thorns game vs. Sky Blue FC of New Jersey. (see listing below) www.pdxfca.org/thorn
    11 a.m. to 7 p.m., Eugene Food Truck Festival to benefit Eugene Mission, Lane Events Center, 796 W. 13th Ave., Eugene 97402.  Almost 50 different food trucks offering a wide array of cuisine.  The mission’s biggest annual fundraiser $2 donation at entrance.541-344-3251 or eugenemission.org
    6 p.m., 36th annual Strawberry Vespers, Sunnyside Seventh-day Adventist Church, 10501 S.E. Market St., Portland 97216.  A concert of Christian music by Portland-area musicians, followed by a strawberry shortcake feed. 503-252-8080 or sunnysideadven-tist.org
    7 p.m., Faith and Family Night at Porltand Thorns women’s soccer game again Sky Blue FC of New Jersey, Providence Park, 1844 S.W. Morrison St., Portland 97205. Co-sponsored by the Thorns and Fellowship of Christian Athletes.  $20 includes T-shirt. www.pdxfca.org/thorns
FATHER’S DAY
SUNDAY, JUNE 18
    Father’s Day.  Honoring the critical, God-ordained role that all fathers play.  All churches will have observances.
    Morning, Jim Ramos of The Great Hunt for God men’s outreach speaking, Yamhill Christian Church, 255 W. Main St., Yamhill. Or 503-662-3271 or www.TheGreatHuntforGod.com
    Early afternoon, Father’s Day Wash for a Cause, outside Northside Community Church, 1800 N. Hoskins, Newberg. Car wash services and bake sale after morning worship services held by the church youth group to benefit local needy. 503-538-0440 or Racheal@northsidenewberg.org
    5 to 8 p.m. Pacific Northwest Night of Healing hosted by Charis Bible College Portland, Milwaukie Center, 5440 S.E. Kellogg Creek Drive, Milwaukie 97222.  Featuring Greg Mohr, a former pastor and now director of the college’s program in Woodland Park, Colo.  Sponsored by Andrew Wommack Ministries, the college is expanding to the Portland area and information will be given briefly about it.  Begins with food and fellowship from 5 to 6 p.m., followed by the Night of Healling.  RSVP to 503-212-4141 or CBCOregon.com
MONDAY, JUNE 19
    Summer Family Conference with Art Azurdia, first of five consecutive days, Cannon Beach Conference Center, Azurdia is senior minister at Trinity Church in Portland and assocate professor of pastsoral theology and director of pastoral mentoring at Western Seminary. 1-800-745-1546 or cbcc.net
TUESDAY, JUNE 20
    Dave Benson speaking at weekly luncheon meeting of Portland chapter of Full Gospel Business Men’s Fellowship in America, Super King Buffet, 5015 S.E. 82nd Ave., Portland  97266.  Prayer at 11, worship at 11:30 and lunch at noon. Benson has a testimony of dying in a logging accident but being revived. He was told he would never walk or speak again, but was miraculously healed. $10.50 for lunch and drink; restaurant policy is that all must buy lunch; no one can only have drinks. 503-927-0213 or fgbmfamerica.org
THURSDAY, JUNE 22
    Creation Encounter’s Central Washington and Sinlahekin Valley Family Camping Adventure, first of four consecutive days.  Base camp for all three nights will be Laurent’s SunVillage Resort, just south of Dry Falls State Park near Coulee City, Wash. The trip will also explore the Ginko Petrified Forest and evidence of the Missoula Floord and Ice Age up and down Grand Coulee.  Creation Encounter is based in Hood River.  CreationEn-counter.com.tours/
    9 a.m. to 7 p.m., 31st annual rummage sale to benefit Salem Right to Life, first of three consecutive days, First Baptist Church of Salem, 395 Marion St. N.E., Salem 97301.  Continues during same hours on Friday, then from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.  503-585-7856.
    Seventh-day Adventist Central Oregon Camp Meeting, first of three days, under the big tent at 60508 Old Lake Road, Christmas Valley.  Speakers are Mark Fox of Forever Free Ministries, Steve Gilmore of Walla Walla, Wash. and Stan Beerman of the Adventist Oregon Conference.  541-306-0384 or cosdacamp.com
FRIDAY, JUNE 23
    2017 Oregon Christian Home Education Conference, first of two consecutive days, Oregon Convention Center, Portland. Encouragement for home schooling families,  “how to” workshops, exhibit hall, hands-on science exhibits, and more. Theme is “Strength for Today and Hope for Tomorrow.” $55 per couple through May 15, then $65 from May 16 through June 12, then $75 after that date. oregonhomeschoolconference.com
    9 a.m. to evening, Come to Me Women’s Conference, first of two consecutive days, Heritage Church, 8803 N.E. 76th St., Vancouver, Wash. 98662.  Continues from 8:30 a.m. to noon Saturday.  Guest speaker is Pastor Callie Shipp of Texas.  $45.  Childcare for ages 5 and younger available for $10 per child.  Register at www.eventbrite.com/e/heritage-ladies-conference-tickets-34182835782?aff=es2
    10 a.m. to 4 p.m., First-ever rummage sale to benefit The Resurrection Players, first of two consecutive days, Resurrection Lutheran Church, 1700 N.E. 132nd Ave., Portland 97230. 503-255-8772 or lindaehighman@comcast.net
    1 and 7 p.m., A New Thing women’s conference sponsored by Precious Daughters, first of two consecutive days,  Warner Pacific College’s Mount Tabor campus, 2219 S.E. 68th Ave, Portland 97215. Bringing together revivalists, prophets and worshipers to prepare those attending for a fresh move of the Holy Spirit.  Keynote speakers are Ruth Preston, co-pastor with her husband of Catch the Fire Toronto Central Campus in Toronto, Ont., Canada, and Rita Bear Grey, a Native American evangelist from Washington.  Also Deborah Gliebe, Bertie Church, Leslie Leland and Vicky Adams. $25. 503-262-8080 or preciousdaughters.com
    6 to 7 p.m., Author Jeanette Chaffee speaking, Tualatin Senior Center, 8513 SW Tualatin Road, Tualatin 97062  Chaffee will discuss her book Extravagant Graces: 23 Inspiring Stories of Facing Impossible Odds, based on exclusive interviews with world-renowned Christians and her own story of surviving a terrorist bomb aboard a jet airliner in midflight.  Copies of the book can be purchased at the event. Free admission. 503-612-9407 or Jeanette Chaffee.com
SATURDAY, JUNE 24
    Upward Trails ministry hike on the east side of Mount Hood to the top of Lookout Mountain. A 6.2-mile outing. 503-718-7774 or upwardtrails.com
    10 a.m. to 8 p.m., Back to the Bible exhibit presented by Christian Workers Society, Historic Independence Women’s Clubhouse, 340 S. Third St., Independence 97351.  A free-admission display of historic Bibles, leafs, artifacts and more. No offerings taken.  503-580-9500 or www.soulwinner.com
    Summer Family Conference with Kent DelHousaye and Darryl DelHousaye, first of seven consecutive days, Cannon Beach Conference Center.  Kent DelHousaye is senior pastor at Bethany Bible Church and an adjunct professor at Grand Canyon University in Phoenix, Ariz.  Darryl DelHousaye is president and professor of pastoral ministry at Phoenix Seminary. 1-800-745-1546 or cbcc.net
    5 p.m., Called to Rescue ministry’s Mall Training to combat sex trafficking, meeting at Food Court at Clackamas Town Center, 12000 S.E. 82nd Ave, Happy Valley 97086.  The ministry training focuses on malls, because they are sometimes used by sex traffickers as locations for luring teen girls into abduction. CalledtoRescue.org
    7 p.m., Dinner celebrating the 10th anniversary of Precious Children of Portland, Sienna Hall of Holy Rosary Church, 375 N.E. Clackamas St., Portland 97232.  Mexican meal will be served. Precious Children is an outreach to expectant parents and also promotes sexual purity. RSVP to 503-523-9444.
SUNDAY, JUNE 25
      4 p.m.,  Pastor appreciation event honoring Rev. Joyce Smith, Coomunity A.M.E. Zion Church, 3605 E. 13th St., Vancouver, Wash. 98661.  Featured speaker is Rev. Matt Hennessee, pastor of Vancouver Avenue Baptist Church in Portland.
      5 p.m., Institute for Creation Science monthly meeting, Rivercrest Community Church, 3201 N.E. 148th Ave., Portland 97230. Institute  Executive Director J.D. Mitchell will speak on  “Gravity — the Phenomenon That Mystifies Scientists.” www.icspdx.org
    6 p.m., The Kramers in Gospel music concert, Ridgefield Chruch of the Nazarene, 747 Pioneer St., Ridgefield, Wash. 98642.  Free admission; freewill offering taken. 360-600-5232 or thekramersmusic.com
    6 to 8 p.m., Celebration of the more than 60 years of operation of Gateway Christian School, which closed last month,  at the school, 13300 N.E. San Rafael St., Portland 97230. Includes recognition of Carol Van Horn, who has retired after 20 years as school administrator.  Dessert served. LSKetch@comcast.net
MONDAY, JUNE 26
    9 to 11:30 a.m., Vacation Bible School for ages 3 to 6 years, first of four consecutive days, Salem Evangelical Church, 455 Locust St N.E., Salem 97301.  Free admission. Theme is Group Publishing’s “Maker Fun Factory.” 503-581-0102. To register: www.salemec.com
    9 to 11:30 a.m., Vacation Bible School for age 4 through fifth grade, first of five consecutive days, Redeemer Lutheran Church, 4663 Lancaster Drive N.E., Salem 97305 (Brooks area).  Theme is “Mighty Fortress in Jesus; The Victory is Won.”  Free admission.  Snacks, crafts, music, story time, Bible lesson and more. 541-327-2867 or timjan3@msn.com
     6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Vacation Bible School, first of five consecutive evenings, Life Spring Assembly of God Church, 9165 Portland Road N.E., Salem 97305.  Theme is “Cave Quest,” where “kids explore the rock-solid foundation of Jesus’ love” and experience science fun, team-building games, Bible songs and stories, and treats.   503-393-2155 or pastorsteven@yahoo.com
TUESDAY, JUNE 27
    8 a.m., Northwest Baptist Convention’s World Changers conference for youth,  first of five consecutive days, Rogue River location to be announced.  Concludes at 5 p.m. Saturday.  360-921-9587 or youthguy@nwbaptist.org
    8 a.m., 15th annual Alexander Christian Foundation Golf Tournament, Elkhorn Valley Golf Course, 32295 North Fork Road S.E., Lyons 97358. Funds raised go toward providing scholarships for students preparing for Christian ministry.  503-484-4425 or 541-221-5829 or acfo-online.org
    165th Oregon Christian Convention, first of six consecutive days, on the conference grounds, 5605 Jubilee Drive S.E., Turner 97392. Theme is “Stand Firm.” Keynote presenters are Gary Selby, recently a professor of communication at Pepperdine University in California and new professor of ministerial formation at Emmanuel Christian Seminary in Milligan, Tenn., and  Jeff Walling, director of the Youth Leadership Initiative at Pepperdine. 503-743-2101 or oregonchristianconvention.org
FRIDAY, JUNE 30
    Good Samaritan Ministries’ Family Camp, first of three consecutive days, Christian Renewal Center, 22444 North Fork Road S.E, Silverton 97381.  503-644-2339 or GoodSamaritanMinistries.
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