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June 2019 calendar

    Upward Trails ministry’s overnight canoe trip by Diamond Peak in southern Oregon.  For details, 503-668-8950 or upwardtrails.com
    7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Creation Encounters’ Forest Ecology Along the Clackamas River outing, starting at the Science House at Multnomah University,  8435 N.E. Glisan St, Portland 97220, and carpooling from there. Keith Swenson, adjunct professor of natural sciences at Multnomah, will lead this trip.to the upper Clackamas River drainage in the Mount Hood.National Forest. Suggested donation is $25 for families or $15 for an individua. www.creationencounter.com/tours
    8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m., Training for the ministry of International Association of Healing Rooms, New Life Christian Center, 16575 S.E. Webster Road, Milwaukie 97267. $25 individual or $40 per couple; payment can be deferred if needed. 503-786-8891 or nworegontt@gmail.com or www.healingrooms.com
    9:30 a.m., Walk for Hope and Fun Run to benefit Union Gospel Mission of Salem, Minto Brown Island Park, 2200 Minto Island Road S.W., Salem 97302.  5K (walk) and 5K/10K (run) options. Lunch included with registration. $30 for ages 13 and older, $10 for ages 5 to 12. ugmsalem.org/walkforhope
    11 a.m., Women’s luncheon with featured speaker Connie Jo Yutzy of Salem, Newberg Church of the Nazarene, 23177 Old Yamhill Road, Newberg 97132. $5. RSVP to 503-538-2570.
    Noon to 2 p.m., Free luncheon sponsored by Abuse Recovery Ministry & Services (ARMS), Beaverton Foursquare Church, 13565 S.W. Walker Road, Beaverton 97005. Theme is “The Power of Words,” and speaker is local author Poppy Smith. A former Bible Study Fellowship teacher who holds a master’s degree in spiritual formation and direction, Smith has ministered to women in 20 nations.  She writes a twice-monthly blog, Thrive.  Free luncheon, but donations accepted. RSVP by May 29 at 503-846-9284 or www.armsonline.org
    5 to 9 p.m., Wild About Education 15th anniversary gala dinner and auction to benefit Agia Sophia Academy of Beaverton, Oregon Zoo, 4001 S.W. Canyon Road, Portland 97221.  $100.  asagala.org
    7:30 p.m., The People Tour with Hillsong United in concert, Veterans Memorial Coliseum, 300 N. Winning Way, Portland 97227 Tickets from $27.50 to $250.  hillsongunited.com
    9 a.m., 13th annual Mystery Ride sponsored by Heaven Bound Riders, the Eugene Chapter of Christian Motorcycle Association, starting at Discount Motorcycle Parts, 995 Tyinn St. Eugene 97402. Benefits The American Cancer Society.  Registration from 9 to 10:30 a.m.; last bike out at 10:45.  Cost is $25/Bike (1up) and $10/Passenger (2up), $10 for lunch only. Includes ride, commemorative pin (first 200 riders), Fully catered lunch by Texas Roadhouse, Prizes for motorcycle gear, weekend stays, gift certificates, etc.Register at www.heavenboundriders.com for five extra raffle tickets. More information at 541-514-8228 or Facebook/heavenboundriders
    6 p.m,. Liberty Quartet from Boise, Idaho, in concert, John Day Church of the Nazarene, 521 E. Main St., John Day 97845.  541-575-1895 or libertyquartet.com
    6 p.m., Annual David Dougherty Scholarship Concert, Hoodview Church of God, 1530 Mount Hood Ave, Woodburn 97071.  This scholarship fund is in memory of Dougherty, who was a longtime pastor at the church.  The concert will be headlined by local pianists Roger and Nancy Wilhite and friends, plus some musicians from the church. 503-981-1660 or hoodview.church
    30th annual Homeschool Outdoor School for ages 9-16, first of three consecutive days, Camp Morrow, 79551 N Morrow Road, Tygh Valley 97063. Evening sessions focus on science from a creation perspective.  Day classes and recreation also, including fishing, archery, canoeing, disc and mini-golf, volleyball, water slide and more.    $185 for students, $10 discount if registered by April 30;  $125 for Counselors. Deadline for registration May 19. Register at www.homeschooloutdoorschool.com.  For more information, email dbnett10@gmail.com
    6:30 p.m., First rehearsal for five fall Sunday concerts for Lutheran Choral Association’s 81st season, Peace Lutheran Church, 2201 N. Rosa Parks Way, Portland 97217. All voices welcome; no auditions. 503-515-8935 or lutheranchoral.org
    1 to 4 p.m., Used homeschool curriculum sale sponsored by Salem Area Christian Home School Network, Peoples Church, 4500 Lancaster Drive N.E. Salem 97305.   Sachsn.org
    10:30 a.m., Tools for Downsizing seminar, Parkview Christian Retirement Community, 1825 N.E. 108th Ave., Portland 97220.  A focus on making the transition into senior living. Free, but reservations required because of limited space. Includes lunch afterward. 503-255-7160 or www.ParkviewRetirement.org
    Noon to 1 p.m., Annual benefit luncheon for Open House Ministries of Vancouver, Wash., Warehouse 23, 100 Columbia St., No. 102, Vancouver 98660.  Theme is “Growing Hope Together.” For $75 tickets: 360-737-0300 or leslie.cook@sheltered.org
    Volunteer training for First Image pregnancy resource centers, Portland-area location to be announced. 503-256-0808 or first-image.org
    6 p.m., Promotional gathering for Conquest 2019, Father’s House International/Casa del Padre church, 1666 S.E. Lambert St., Portland 97202. Conquest 2019 is a multicultural and bilingual worship event and conference to be held Sept. 7 at the Oregon Convention Center in Portland. conquest2019.org
    6:30 p.m. 2019 OCEANetwork graduate recognition, Salem First Baptist Church, 395 Marion St. N.E., Salem 97301.  Honoring graduating homeschool students in a ceremony featuring a special speaker; cap, gown and diploma; and a light dessert reception. $175 with Early Bird Discount, $225 for all others.  Oceanetwork.org
    7 p.m., Ekballo Northwest, a gathering of cross generational family worship and impartation, first of two consecutive days, Eagle Mountain Church, 2221 N.E. Third St., lower level, Bend 97701.  Continues Saturday until 10 p.m.  Sponsored by Ekballo Bend and Eagle Mountain Church. Speakers Rod & Marion Hall of Ekballo  Hawaii;  Brian Francis Hume; Bobby  and Becky Haaby of Eagle Mountain Church; and  Scott and Michelle Flora of Ekballo Bend.  Worship led by teams from Ekballo Hawaii and Pasadena; Angela Pinkston and team, Eagle Mountain ChuRch and the Grammon Family Band. $25 through May 26, $35 after that date. Register at ekballobendnw.eventbrite.com
    9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Creation Encounters’ Mysteries of the Columbia River Gorge outing, starting at the Starbucks, 1040 E. Marina Drive, Hood River 97031.  Participants will explore evidence for a young Earth and a global Flood. Suggested donation is $25 for families or $15 for an individual, Each family will receive a creation field notebook of the Gorge containing a quiz and other educational activities for kids.  Www.creationencounter.com/tours
    6:30 to 8:30 p.m., CD release party for Cheryl Thomas’ newest recording, Rise Up!, Powell Valley Covenant Church, 133t S.E. 282nd Ave., Gresham 97080.  Thomas is a business owner, producer and host of the cable TV show God Encounters. $5 admission. cherylinhisservice@gmail.com
    6:30 p.m., Columbia-Willamette Women of Vision’s Summer Book Group, home of Kathy Wong Fisher, 21042 S. Wisteria Road, West Linn 97068. The group will discuss “The Moment of Lift: How Empowering Women Changes the World.” 503-650-4837.
    Upward Trails ministry’s hike in Lava Canyon in southwest Washington. A moderate 5.9-mile loop, with 1,500-foot elevation gain, that includes crossing a high suspension bridge and descending a 40-foot ladder into a deep canyon that has numerous waterfalls. 360-513-9244 or upwardtrails.com
    11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Portland Women’s Connection presents a Mother and Daughter High Tea, Parkview Retirement Community, 1825 N.E. 108th Ave., Portland 97220. Speaker is Jan Ripley, a wife, mother, grandmother and hair stylist and salon owner.  She speaks on restoring the home and how she found the secret to restoring a life.  She also will give a special featuring on hair styling, “New Do’s and New You.” $15.50.  RSVP to 503-658-5453 or joylindstedt@msn.com
    6 p.m, 40th annual Strawberry Vespers, Sunnyside Seventh-day Adventist Church, 10501 S.E. Market St., Portland 97216. A concert of Christian music by Portland-areea musicians, followed by a strawberry shortcake feed. 503-252-8080 or sunnysideadventist.org
    Father’s Day.  Honoring the critical, God-ordained role that all fathers play.  All churches will have observances.
    Ascend 2019, a “West Coast convergence of young artists and musicians of faith,” first of five consecutive days, The Story Ashland church, 318 B Street, Ashland, 97520.  Sponsored by the church and the Masterpiece Christian Fine Arts Foundation. Speakers are Xaviet Brasseur, the church’s pastor;  artist Frank Ordaz of California; Jeanne Rowlett Randall, president of the foundation; and author and motivational speaker Jenna Randall Hays. 541-601-7496 or 541-482-1561 or www.ascend2019.com
    Western Oregon Middle School Leadership Camp for sixth through eighth graders, sponsored by the Western Oregon chapter of Fellowship of Christian Athletes, first of three consecutive days, George Fox University’s Newberg campus. $150 by May 17, $180 after that date. www.pdxfca.org/middle-school-leadership-camp
    3 p.m., Adventurous Life Marriage Retreat with Brian and Maryann Remsburg, first of three consecutive days, Raab Campground, NF-63, Estacada 97023. Includes a whitewater rafting trip on the upper Clackamas River. Adventurouslife.net
    Sixth annual Central Oregon Camp Meeting sponsored by the Oregon Conference of Seventh-day Adventists, first of three consecutive days, on the grounds of the Christmas Valley Adventist Church,  60508 Old Lake Road, Christmas Valley 97641. 541-306-0384 or cosdacamp.com
     7 p.m., Day Brothers Band bluegrass concert, Lynchwood Church of God, 3818 S.E. 174th Ave., Portland 97236. Free admission.  503-665-6638.
    8 a.m., 20th annual Golf Classic to benefit Firm Foundation Christian School of Battle Ground, Wash., Lewis River Golf Course, 3209 Old Lewis River Road, Woodland, Wash. 98674. 360-687-8382 or firmfoundationchristianschool.org
     Good Samaritan Ministries’ Family Camp, first of three consecutive days, Christian Renewal Center, 22444 N Fork Rd S.E., Silverton 97381.  Adults $125;  children ages 7 to 12, $62.50;  children ages 4 to 6, $31.25; free for ages 3 and younger. 503-644-2339 or GoodSamaritanMinistries.org/events
    Upward Trails ministry’s choice of two outings.  This morning is a 20-mile bicycle trek on the paved Row River Trail out of Cottage Grove, following the lakeshore on a Covered Bridges Scenic Bikeway.  Tonight is an overnight camp at Dorena Lake, followed by a 4-mile hike with 1,000-foot elevation gain, to see Brice Creek Falls and Trestle Falls.  For the bike outing, 503-668-8950; for the camping and hiking, 503-522-7205. upwardtrails.com
    9 to 11:30 a.m., Vacation Bible School for preschoolers age 3-6 (or those enterting first grade in the fall), first of four consecutive mornings, Salem Evangelical Church, 455 Locust St. N.E., Salem 97301. Free registration.  Bible stories, bounce houses, snacks, games and more. 503-581-0102 or www.salemec.com
    7:30 a.m., 17th annual Alexander Christian Foundation Golf Tournament, Santiam Golf Club, 8724 Golf Club Road S.e., Aumsville 97325.  Funds raised go toward providing scholarships for students preparing for Christian ministry. 541-979-0634 or 541-221-5829 or acfo-onlline.org
    167th Oregon Christian Convention, first of six consecutive days, on the convention grounds, 5605 Jubilee Drive S.E. Turner 97392.
    9 a.m. to 7 p.m., 33rd annual rummage sale sponsored by Salem Right to Life, first of three consecutive days, First Baptist Church of Salem, 395 Marion St. N.E., Salem 97301. Continues during the same hours Friday and from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Saturday.  503-559-4971.
    2 p.m., Hub Nation Summit 2019: New Wineskins, first of three consecutive days, Eagle Mountain Fellowship, lowe level at 2221 N.E. Third St., Suite 100, Bend 97701.  Hub Nation events facilitate strategic action plans to solve problems in cities and nations. According to organizers, this is a “Kingdom mobilization summit focused on major impact technologies, capitalization vehicles, communication infrastructures and apostolic resource centers.” www.eventbrite.com/e/hub-nation-2019-tickets-54158783379
Friday, June 28
    25th annual Oregon Christian Home Education Conference, first of two consecutive days, Linn County Expo Center, 3700 Knox Butte Road S.E.,, Albany 97322. Theme is “Walking in Freedom.” oceanetwork.org
    Upward Trails ministry bicycle outing in Long Beach, Wash. and on the city’s boardwalk.  About 22 miles, level and paved.  503-484-7998 or 503-668-8950 or upwardtrails.com
    7 to 10:30 p.m., Field of Fireworks, a free community event including a fireworks show on the field next to Northside Community Church, 1800 N. Hoskins St., Newberg 97132.  The fireworks will begin around 9:45 p.m.