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March 2021 in-person events

THURSDAY, MARCH 4
    8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m,. Oregon Right to Life’s Together We Advocate pro-life sidewalk counseling training, Deschutes County Fairgrounds and Expo Center, 3800 S.W. Airport Way, Redmond 97756. Led by Josh Brahm and Jacob Nels of Equal Rights Institute. Also offered March 6 in Tualatin (see listing below). Register at TogetherWeAdvocate.com
FRIDAY, MARCH 5
    Embraced conference for women in ministry, sponsored by the Oregon Ministry Network of the Assemblies of God, first of two consecutive days, Peoples Church, 4500 Lancaster Drive N.E., Salem 97305. Featured speaker is comedienne Amy Barnes.
oregonag.org/events/embraced
    7 p.m., MCO Productions presents The Inheritance, a musical based on stories from Joshua, Judges and Ruth, first of six performances this month, Baker Creek Community Church, 325 N.W. Baker Creek Road, McMinnville 97128. Also at 7 p.m. March 6, 12 and 13, and 3 p.m. March 7 and 14. mcoproductions.net
SATURDAY, MARCH 6
    8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m,. Oregon Right to Life’s Together We Advocate pro-life sidewalk counseling training, Rolling HIlls Community Church, 3550 S.W. Borland Road Tualatin 97062. Led by Josh Brahm and Jacob Nels of Equal Rights Institute. Register at TogetherWeAdvocate.com
    Upward Trails ministry hike on the Shadow Ridge Trail in Happy Valley.  A series of gravel, sawdust and paved trails through suburban Happy Valley, including the Shadow Ridge Trails, for a total of 5 hilly miles.  503-668-8950 or upwardtrails.org
FRIDAY, MARCH 12
    Women’s Retreat, first of three consecutive days, Christian Renewal Center, 22444 North Fork Road S.E., Silverton 97381. Guest speaker is Pamela Jensen.  503-873-6743 or christianrenewalcenter.org
    6 to 8 p.m., Workshop for those who will present LifeWay’s Vacation Bible School program Destination Dig, first of two consecutive days, Northwest Baptist Center, 3200 N.E. 109th Ave, Vancouver, Wash. 98682. Continues 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday. LAStark@nwbaptist.org
SATURDAY, MARCH 13
     Upward Trails ministry hike on Wildwood Trail No. 6 in Portland’s Forest Park.  A slow and easy outing from Germantown Road to Newberry Road, with 122-foot elevation gain.  Total 3.4 miles.  503-484-7998 or upwardtrails.org
SUNDAY, MARCH 14
    Upward Trails ministry hike to Slide Falls on Gales Creek west of the Portland area.  A 5.2-mile outing with 900-foot elevation again.  503-522-7205 or upwardtrails.org
THURSDAY, MARCH 18
    Soorin Backer Ministries’ Pearls of Hope Conference, first of three consecutive days, Valley River Life church, 900 Robin Hood Ave, Eugene, OR 97401. Pearlsofhopeconference.com
FRIDAY, MARCH 19
     6 to 9 p.m., Christian Women’s Connection’s Spring Connection sponsored by the Churches of God (Anderson, Ind.) of Oregon and Southwest Washington, first of two consecutive days, Lynchwood Church of God, 3818 S.E. 174th Ave., Portland 97236.  Continues 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Theme is “Empower Life.” Speaker is Oregon native Jenny Mihsill, missionary since 2015 in Cote d’Ivoire. $35.  971-570-1633 or 503-320-1369.
SATURDAY, MARCH 20
    Upward Trails ministry hike at Dalles Mountain Ranch in southwest Washington.  A 6-mile outing with 800-foot elevation gain and a 360-degree view at the top.  Wildflowers should be in bloom. 360-931-0624 or lewald33@comcast.net or upwardtrails.org
SUNDAY, MARCH 21
    Oregon Right to Life’s annual Launch leadership retreat for 16- to 21-year-olds, first of four consecutive days, Macleay Conference and Retreat Center, 2887 74th Ave S.E., Salem 97317. Keynote speaker is Josh Brahm, founder of Equal Rights Institute. $200 includes lodging and meals. 503-463-8563 or www.ortl.org/launch
MONDAY, MARCH 22
    11th annual Christian Chefs Conference hosted by Christian Chefs International and Christian Culinary Academy, first of four consecutive days, Cannon Beach Conference Center.  Christianchefs.org
WEDNESDAY, MARCH 24
    8:30 a.m. to 4 p.m., Northwest Safe Schools Summit sponsored by Parents’ Rights in Education, Portland Airport Shilo Inn, 11707 NE Airport Way Portland 97220. Speakers are former transgender Walt Heyer, former school teacher Rebecca Friedrichs,   Vernadette Broyles of Child and Parental Rights Campaign and Suzanne Gallagher, director of Parents Rights in Education. $75. parentsrightsined.com
FRIDAY, MARCH 26
    RISE (Reformers Inflluening Society Everyday) Summit, first of two consecutive days, Eagle Mountain Ministries, 2221 N.E. Third St., Suite 100, Bend 97701.  With in-person appearances by prophetic ministers Johnny and Elizabeth Enlow, and online appearances by Bill and Beni Johnson of Bethel Church in Redding, Calif.; Kat Kerr; Lance Wallnau, Tim Sheets; Nate and Christy Johnson; Chris Reed; Steve Shultz; James Goll, Bobby Haaby; Nathan French and Ben Lim. Online viewing $69 per person, in-person attendance $169 per person. kingdomlearning.life/shop/rise-summit-a-clarion-call-to-reformers
SATURDAY, MARCH 27
    Upward Trails ministry bicycle outing at Minto-Brown Island near Salem. About 12 miles or level, easy riding on paved trails. 503-484-7998 or upwardtrails.org
PALM SUNDAY, MARCH 28
    Palm Sunday.  Remembering Christ’s triumphal entry into Jerusalem.  All churches will have observances.