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November 2018 calendar

THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 1
     7 p.m., The Hyssongs in concert, Grand View Baptist Church, 14855 S. Leland Road, Beavercreek 97004.   Free admission; freewill offering taken. www.thehyssongs.com or southerngospelpdx.com
    Harvest Moon Bazaar, first of three consecutive days, Good Shepherd Community Church, 28986 S.E. Haley Road, Boring 97009. 503-663-5050.
    Pearls of Hope Conference sponsored by Soorin Backer Ministries, first of three consecutive days,  Valley River Life Church, 900 Robin Hood Ave, Eugene, 97401. Speakers Soorin Backer, Garris Elkins, Gail Perry, James Autry,  Elizabeth Hawker and Scott Graham. $119. pearlsofhopeconference.com
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 2
    Noon, George Fox University Legacy League luncheon, Canyon Commons dining hall on the university’s Newberg campus.  Adam Pickett, George Fox athletic director, will discuss how the sports program fits the university.  $10.  RSVP to 503-538-7314 or 503-927-5011.
    10th annual Virtuous Women of Integrity Retreat sponsored by Glorious Prophetic International Ministries retreat, first of three consecutive days, Macleay Conference and Retreat Center,  2887 74th Ave. S.E., Salem 97301. 503-281-8165 or 503-758-4556 or elsadonna@hotmail.com
     AND Women’s Conference, first of two consecutive days, Northside Community Church, 1800 N. Hoskins St., Newberg. $10 includes lunch.  503-538-0440 or northsidenewberg.org
    Mission ConneXion Northwest presents Student ConneXion, first of two consecutive days, Mount Scott Church of God, 10603 S.E. .Henderson St, Portland 97266  Theme is “Created for Change.” Speakers are George Verwer, founder of Operation Mobilization;  Paul Veit, founder and director of Declare God’s Wonders; Ann Dunagan, director of Daring Daughters Harvest Ministry; and Paul Watson, founder of Contagious Disciple Making.  Free admission. Studentconnexion.org
    Christian Musician Summit conference, first of two consecutive days, Our Savior Lutheran Church, 4519 112th St., Tacoma, Wash. 98446.  Providing practical training & resources for musicians, leaders, technicians, songwriters amd “indie” artists to improve skill and inspire talent for God’s glory.  Christianmusiciansummit.com
    Couples Conference with Rene and Laurie Schlaepfer, first of three consecutive days, Cannon Beach Conference Center.  The Schlaepfers lead Twin Lakes Church in Aptos, Calif.  They met at seminary while both completing master’s degrees in theology. 1-800-745-1546 or cbcc.net
    Evening, Dinner and auction to benefit Firm Foundation Christian School, at the school, 1919 SW 25th Way, Battle Ground, Wash. 98604   $40. 360-687-8382  or Firmfoundationchristian-school.org
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 3
    9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., Rockwood Compassion Mini-Clinic, free health clinic for low-income residents, Rockwood Preparatory Academy, 740 S.E. 182nd Ave, Portland 97233. compassionconnect.com
    6 to 8 p.m., 11th annual Celebration Dinner for PREP4Kids (Portland Released-time Education Program), Embassy Suites Portland Airport, 7900 NE 82nd Ave., Portland 97220. Theme is “Shaping Kids’ Hearts for Life.” Featured speaker is Dawna Stutzman, who recently retired from 27 years as the fourth-grade teacher at Southwest Christian School in Beaverton.   This ministry provides Bible classes for public school children, as allowed under Oregon law. RSVP by Oct. 30 to 503-281-7764 or prepoffice@gmail.com
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 7
    9 a.m. to noon, Cost of Poverty Experience,  Providence Willamette Falls Community Center,  518 15th St., Oregon City 97045.   This is training that offers participants a glimpse into the lives of low-income individuals and families living in our community. It is a look into the obstacles that are faced, the decisions that are made, and the consequences that impact these families every day. Love INC of Clackamas County and the Homeless Solutions Coalition of Clackamas County are co-sponsors.  503-650-0153.
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 8
    7 to 9 a.m., Clark County Prayer Breakfast with featured speaker retired Washington County Circuit Judge Tom Kohl, Vancouver Hilton Hotel, 301 W. Sixth St., Vancouver, Wash. 98660.  Kohl is author of Losing Megan: Finding, Hope , Comfort and Forgiveness in the Midst of Murder,  $40. clarkcountyprayerbreakfast.org
    10:30 a.m., Corban University Theatre presents Jane Austen’s Sense and Sensibility, first of six performances this month, Psalm Performing Arts Center on campus, 5000 Deer Park Drive, Salem 97317.  Also at 7:30 p.m. Nov., 9, 10, 16 and 17, and 2:30 p.m. Nov. 18. inside.corban.edu/theatre/events
    7 p.m., Valley-Wide Night of Praise and Worship sponsored by Mid-Valley Women of Christ, Life Community Church, 490 N.W. Hwy. 99, Corvallis 97330. Featured speaker is Kim Meeder, author of Hope Rising and co-founder of Crystal Peaks Youth Ranch in Central Oregon.  Worship led by Ashra Liles and praise team from Hope Church in Albany.  Free admission; freewill offering taken.  www.midvalleywomenofchrist.org
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 9
    9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Country Mouse Holiday Market, first of two consecutive Friday-Saturday weekends, Oregon Christian Convention grounds, 5605 Jubilee Drive S.E. Turner 97392.   503-743-2101 or oregonchristianconvention.org
    Oregon Ministry Network of the Assemblies of God’s Kids Convention for second through fifth graders, first of two consecutive days, . Peoples Church, 4500 Lancaster Drive N.E., Salem 97315. Features Christian illusionists David and Teesha Laflin.   $35 by Oct. 11; $45 after that date. 503-393-4411 or oregonag.org
    Married Again Conference with Gary Gulbranson, first of three consecutive days, Cannon Beach Conference Center.  Gulbranson is senior pastor of Westminster Chapel in Bellevue, Wash.  This conference is for those who have remarried due to a divorce or the loss of a spouse.  1-800-745-1546 or cbcc.net
    Writers Retreat, first of three consecutive days, Camp Tilikum, 15321 N.E. North Valley Road, Newberg 97132.   Theme is “Letting the Light In – Writing for the Growth of the Soul.” 503-538-2763 or camptilikum.org
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 10
    Veterans Breakfast, Good Shepherd Community Church,  28986 S.E. Haley Road, Boring 97009. 503-663-5050 or goodshepherdcc.org
    9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., Parkrose Compassion Mini-Clinic, free health clinic for low-income residents, Gateway Church, 13300 N.E. San Rafael St., Portland 97230 compassionconnect.com
    Evening, Annual promotional banquet for Hope Pregnancy Clinic of Salem, Keizer Civic Center, 930 Chemawa Road N.E. Keizer 97303   503-364-2464 or hopepcsalem.org.
MONDAY, NOVEMBER 12
    Northwest Baptist Convention’s Pastor/Layman Conference and Missions Celebration, Great Wolf Lodge,  20500 Old Hwy 99 S.W., Grand Mound, Wash. (near Centralia) 98531.  360-882-2100 or www.gonbw.org
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 13
    Northwest Baptist Convention annual meeting, first of two consecutive days, Great Wolf Lodge,  20500 Old Hwy 99 S.W., Grand Mound, Wash. (near Centralia) 98531.  Speakers are Jeff Iorg, president of Gateway Seminary; Randy Adams, the convention’s executive director, and Dustin Hall, pastor of Kennewick (Wash.) Baptist Church. 360-882-2100 or www.gonbw.org
WEDNESDAY,  NOVEMBER 14
    Legacy Five in concert,  Grand View Baptist Church, 14855 S. Leland Road, Beavercreek 97004.  southerngospelpdx.com
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 15
    Noon, Free Discovery Lunch to promote the Union Gospel Mission of Salem’s capital campaign for new facilities, at the ministry’s men’s mission, 345 Commercial St. S.E., Salem 97301.  RSVP to 503-967-6388 or ugmsalem.org
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 16
    9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Country Mouse Holiday Market, second of two consecutive Friday-Saturday weekends, Oregon Christian Convention grounds, 5605 Jubilee Drive S.E. Turner 97392.   503-743-2101 or oregonchristianconvention.org
    Family Life’s Weekend to Remember, first of three consecutive days, Marriott Portland Downtown Waterfront. Www.WeekendToRemember.com
    7 p.m., Liberty Quartet from Boise, Idaho, in concert, Hope Church, 2817 Santiam Hwy. S.E., Albany 97322.  libertyquartet.com
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 17
    11 a.m. to 4 p.m.,, Quaker Artisan Faire, first of two consecutive days, Community Building at West Hills Friends Church, 7425 S.W. 52nd St., Portland 97219. Continues 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday. This supports Friends medical outreach to Kenya and features  paintings, jewelry, photography, ornaments, textiles, baked goods and handmade gifts. Free admission. 503-246-7654 or hamptonrachel2002@outlook.com
SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 18
    10:30 a.m., Liberty Quartet from Boise, Idaho, in concert, Family Worship Center, 5001 W. Powell Blvd., Gresham 97030.  libertyquartet.com
    6 p.m., Liberty Quartet from Boise, Idaho, in concert, Life Spring Church, 9165 Portland Road N.E., Brooks 97305. libertyquartet.com
     6:30 p.m. Community-Wide Thanksgiving Worship and Prayer sponsored by One Hope Network of Lane County, First Baptist Church of Eugene, 3550 Fox Meadow Road, Eugene. onehopenetwork.org
THANKSGIVING DAY
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 22
    Thanksgiving.  A state, local and national holiday encouraging all to give God thanks for the blessings He has bestowed. Some churches will have special observances.
    Thanksgiving Conference with Tom Shrader, first of four consecutive days, Cannon Beach Conference Center.  Shrader is founding pastor of Redemption Church in Phoenix, Ariz. and has a teaching ministry called Priority Living of Arizona.  Includes kids program for nursery through high school age.  1-800-745-1546 or cbcc.net
    Thanksgiving Weekend retreat with Dean Sherman, first of four consecutive days, Christian Renewal Center, 22444 North Fork Road S.E., Silverton 97381. Sherman  has been teaching throughout the Body of Christ worldwide for over 50 years. He helped to pioneer YWAM in Australia, New Guinea, New Zealand, Fiji, and Tonga. He served for 20 years as the international dean for the College of Christian Ministries in YWAM’s University of the Nations. Dean has two written books: Spiritual Warfare for Every Christian, and Love, Sex, and Relationships,  both translated into several languages. Suggested Donation:  $150/adult, $75/ages 7-12, $35/ages 4-6, age 3 and younger are free.  Christianrenewalcenter.org
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 23
    2 p.m., Portland’s Singing Christmas Tree, first of nine performances through Dec. 2, Keller Auditorium, 222 S.W. Clay St, Portland 97201. Also at 2 and 7 p.m. Nov. 24; 2 p.m. Nov. 25; 7:30 p.m. Nov. 29 and 30; 2 and 7 p.m. Dec. 1 and 2 p.m. Dec. 2.  Featuring Katie Harman, Georgene Rice, The Jefferson Dancers and a 300-voice choir. 503-557-8733 or www.singingchristmastree.org
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 29
    7 p.m., Casting Crowns and Hannah Kerr in the It’s Finally Christmas Tour, Viking Pavilion at the Peter W. Stott Center at Portland State University, 930 S.W. Hall St, Portland 97201. LMGconcerts.com
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 30
    7 p.m. The Collingsworth Family Christmas concert, Vancouver Church (of God)  Southerngospelpdx.com