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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
    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
    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.   Rates through May 4, $36 individual, $31.50 couple, $31 each for group of five or more, $22 student.  Rates starting May 5, $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
    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
    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
      Open call and first rehearsal for Lutheran Choral Association’s 80th season, Peace Lutheran Chruch, 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
THURSDAY, JUNE 8
    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
FRIDAY, JUNE 9
    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
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
SUNDAY, JUNE 11
    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
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.
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
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
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. A 5K or 10K run and a 28-mile bike ride.  503-472-9637 or machabitat.org/rwr_2017/
    11 a.m. to 7 p.m., Food truck event to benefit Eugene Mission, Lane Events Center, 796 W. 13th Ave., Eugene 97402.  Forty-five 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
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
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 patsoral theology and director of pastoral mentoring at Western Seminary. 1-800-745-1546 or cbcc.net
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
    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
    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 Chruch 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
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
TUESDAY, JUNE 27
    8 a.m., Northwest Baptist Convention’s World Changers confeence 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.org/events