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November 2019 calendar

  This is a guide to Christian-oriented performances, activities, speakers and ministry events.  If you would like your event listed at no cost, leave details by phone at 503-537-9220, by e-mail at cnnw@cnnw.com, or by regular mail at P.O. Box 974, Newberg, OR 97132.  (Note: Inclusion of an event in this calendar does not necessarily indicate endorsement by this newspaper).
 
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 1
    Christian Musician Summit Northwest 2019, first of two consecutive days, 4519 112th St E, Tacoma, Wash. 98446. The conference aims to provide practical training, equipping and resources for musicians, worship leaders, technicians, pastors, songwriters and independent artists in order to improveskill and inspire talent for God’s glory. christianmusiciansummit.com
    Couples Conference with Gary Thomas, first of three consecutive days, Cannon Beach Conference Center.An author, Thomas is considered a thought-leader in the areas of marriage, parenting and spiritual formation. 1-800-745-1546 or cbcc.net.
    6 to 9 p.m., Student ConneXion’s Ready-Set-Go! Mission conference for youth ages 10 to 20, first of two consecutive days, Grace Point Church,  10750 S.E. 42nd Ave., Milwaukie 97222.  Continues 8:45 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Saturday. Studentconnexion.org
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 2
    9 a.m., 73rd annual Lord’s Acre event, Powell Butte Christian Church, 13720 S.E. Hwy. 126, Powell Butte 97754. Includes a 10K run, 5K walk, crafts, meat sales including the popular Lord’s Acre Sausage, homemade pies by slice or whole, cinnamon rolls, pit barbecue, free worship concert and a country auction. All proceeds go toward mission trips and the church’s capital improvements.  Free admission and free parking; barbecue dinner is $10, whole pies are $12. 541-548-3066 or powellbuttechurch.com
    9 a.m. Pancake breakfast fundraiser for Trail Life USA Troop OR-0226, Calvary Chapel Hillsboro, 6550 S.E. Alexander St, Hillsboro, 97123. Trail Life USA is a church-based, Christ-centered , boy-focused mentoring and discipleship program based on Biblical values and set in the context of outdoor adventure. The program is open to boys from kindergarten through sixth grade. Breakfast cost is $5. 503-984-5518 or whkwong@gmail.com
     9 a.m. to 2 p.m., Holiday Bazaar sponsored by American Heritage Girls Troop OR2012, Calvary Chapel Hillsboro, 6550 S.E. Alexander St. Hillsboro 97123. Held in conjunction with the pancake breakfast the same day sponsored by a Trail Life USA troop (see listing immediately above). Homemade crafts and coffee bar. American Heritage Girls is a national character development organization for young women that embraces Christian values and encourages family involvement. 513-638-1415 or thesimon6@hotmail.com.
    9 a.m. to 4 p.m., The Voice of the Martyrs Advance Conference, Salem Evangelical Curch, 455 Locust St., Salem 97301.  Speakers include “Brother John” from Syria, Gary Witherall of Operation Mobilization, Bob Fu from China, and Voice of the Martyrs radio host Todd Nettleton.  Music and worship led by Amy Shreve. Register for free at 1-800-747-0085 or VOMAdvance.com (click on “Salem, OR”)
    4 p.m., Annual fundraising dessert and auction to benefit The Salvation Army’s Washougal (Wash.) Corps, Black Pearl on the Columbia event center, 56 S. First St., Washougal, Wash. 98671   360-835-3171 or salvationarmyauction@gmail.com
SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 3
    Daylight Savings Time ends; move clocks back one hour.
    9:30 a.m. , 75th anniversary celebration for Netarts Friends Church, 4685 Alder Cove Road W,. Tillamook 97141.  Potluck celebration meal follows worship service. 503-842-8375.
    11 a.m., Classic Gospel Sons in concert, Green Mountain Baptist Church, 8314 N.E. Spurrel Road, Woodland, Wash. 98674.  bobbikaykirsch@gmail.com
    4:30 p.m., Classic Gospel Sons in concert, Yacolt Community Church, 509 W. Cushman, Yacolt, Wash. 98675. bobbikaykirsch@gmail.com
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 5
    Legacy 5 in concert, Grand View Baptist Chruch, 14855 S. Leland Road, Beavercreek 97004. legacyfive.com
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 7
    7 to 9 a.m.,  18th annual Clark County Prayer Breakfast, Vancouver Hilton, 301 W. Sixth St., Vancouver, Wash. 98660.  Keynote speaker is U.S. Army Reserves Maj. Gen. (Ret.) Daniel York of Colorado, founder of both First Cause, a leadershp training ministry, and VetREST, a nonprofit helping soldiers and veterans suffering from post-traumatic stress. $40. 360-524-0982 or clarkcountyprayerbreakfast.org
      10 a.m. to noon, BLESS monthly fellowship and community service meeting for women 55 and older, Meadow Springs Church, 12647 S.W. 62nd Ave., Portland 97219. 503-620-1500 or sher.ireland@gmail.com 10 a.m. to noon, BLESS monthly fellowship and community service meeting for women 55 and older, Meadow Springs Church, 12647 S.W. 62nd Ave., Portland 97219. 503-620-1500 or sher.ireland@gmail.com
       6 to 8:30 p.m., Love INC (Love in the Name of Christ) of Tigard, Tualatin& Sherwood presents a free class on basic budgeting skills, Trinity Community Church, 10900 S.W. 21st Ave., Tigard.97223. Also offered on Nov. 13 (see below). At the end of the class each participant will get a gift card to help meet their needs. 503-443-6888 or 503-939-6332 or michellem@loveinc-tts.org
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 8
    8:50 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.,  Western Seminary’s Women’s Center for Ministry presents Abide: Revive the Passion, Glenwood Comunity Church, 12201 N.E. 72nd Ave., Vancouver, Wash. 98686. Speakers: Kari Patterson, Poppy Smith, Mary Ann Noack, Jaimi York, Joyce Wachsmuth, Julie Tadema, Jody Mayhew, Karen Howells, Caroline Mata and Jan Usselman. Worship led by Lisa Reiff. $17 regular registration, $12 for students.  503-517-1931 or wcm@westernseminary.edu
    9 a.m. to 4 p.m.,  Gravity Leadership presents the Discipleship Boot Camp, first of four sessions through next fall, Hoodview Church of God, 1530 Mount Hood Ave, Woodburn 97071.  Also on Feb. 29, May 16 and Aug. 22.  $150 for all four sessions, or $50 each. . 503-981-1660 or orwacog.org
    Pastor’s Care Conference with Randy and Sandy Remington, first of three consecutive days, Cannon Beach Conference Center.  Randy Remington is senior pastor of Beaverton Foursquare Church and president-elect of the Foursquare denomination; he and his wife have been married for 30 years and minister extensively on marriage and family.  1-800-745-1546 or cbcc.net
    Noon to 7 p.m.,  Country Mouse Holiday Market, first of three consecutive days, Oregon Christian Convention grounds,  5605 Jubilee Drive S.E., Turner 97392.  Continues 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday and 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. 503-743-2101 or oregonchristianconvention.org
    6:30 to 10 p.m., Kids Convention for second- through fifth-graders 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. Continues 9 a.m. to noon Saturday.  Theme is “The Lab.”  Presentations by “science Guy’ Josh Denhart and illusionist Scott Wolf. oregonag.org
    7 p.m., Lewis Ministries International presents City Awakening, first of two consecutive days, The Collective Church, 6825 S.W. Sandburg Street Tigard, OR 97223. $89 individual or $145 married couple advance by Oct. 1, $250 individual or $350 married couple after that date. www.eventbrite.com/e/city-awakening-2019-tickets-54182177351?aff=erelexpmlt
    7 to 10 p.m., The Hills and Valleys Tour with Tauren Wells and Davies in concert, Summit View Church’s Heritage Park Campus, 7701 N.E. 182nd Ave., Vancouver, Wash. 98682.  transparentproductions.com
    7:30 p.m., “Thirty-five Years of Friends Tour” with Michael W. Smith in concert, East Hill Church, Gresham.  Awakeningevents.com or MichaelWSmith.com
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 9
    7 a.m., 26th annual Veterans Breakfast with speaker Larry Ledford,  Good Shepherd Community Church, 28986 S.E. Haley Road, Boring 97009. Ledford is a former soldier, former Louisana state trooper and deputy sheriff, former member of the U.S. Olympics shooting team, retired businessman and foudner of the No Greater Love Foundation. 503-663-5050 or goodshepherdcc.org
    9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Spiritual Quotient workshop with Lynn Hare, Serving Our Neighbors / Genesis Mediation, 7307 S.W. Beveland St., Suite 200, Tigard 97223.  A focus on Holy Spirit-led guidance to meet one’s personal goals.  $39.  Register at www.eventbrite.com/e/spiritual-quotient-workshop-tickets-70534906805
    9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Harvest Bazaar, Central Christian Church, 1844 S.E. Cesar Chavez Blvd, Portland 97214.  Artists will have their hand-crafted creations on sale in time for the holiday season.  Free admission and parking. 503-235-2114 or kmarieleslie403@
gmail.com
    5:30 to 8 p.m., YMCA of Columbia-Willamette’s annual Christian Mission Celebration and Impact Dinner,, Sunset Presbyterian Church, 14986 N.W. Cornell Road, Portland 97229.  Speaker is Larry Whittlesey, longtime local pastor and former executive director of the YMCA’s U.S. Mission Network.  Music by Michael Allen Harrision and Julianne Johnson.  RSVP to 503-221-5335 or kadam@ymcacw.org
TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 12
    Noon, Good Samaritan Ministries’; Widows Group potluck lunch, at the ministry offices, 7929 S.W. Cirrus Drive, Bldg. 23, Beaverton 97008. Led by ministry founder Bettie Mitchell.  503-644-2339 or goodsamaritanministries.org
    Northwest Baptist Convention annual meeting, first of two consecutive days, Great Wolf Lodge, 20500 Old Hwy 99 S.W., Grand Mound, Wash. 98531.  Theme is “A More Excellent Way.”  Preceded by Missions Celebration Nov. 11. 360-882-2100 or www.gonbw.org
WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 13
      10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Love INC (Love in the Name of Christ) of Tigard, Tualatin& Sherwood presents a free class on basic budgeting skills, at the Love INC office, 1820 S.W. King James Place, #10G, King City 97225. At the end of the class each participant will get a gift card to help meet their needs. 503-443-6888 or 503-939-6332 or michellem@loveinc-tts.org10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Love INC (Love in the Name of Christ) of Tigard, Tualatin& Sherwood presents a free class on basic budgeting skills, at the Love INC office, 1820 S.W. King James Place, #10G, King City 97225. At the end of the class each participant will get a gift card to help meet their needs. 503-443-6888 or 503-939-6332 or michellem@loveinc-tts.org
       Gateway Seminary’s Pacific Northwest Campus Alumni and Friends Luncheon,  Great Wolf Lodge, 20500 Old Hwy 99 S.W., Grand Mound, Wash. 98531.   Speaking is seminary President Jeff Iorg. 360-882-2200 or pnwc-info@gs.edu.
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 14
    Harvest Moon Bazaar, first of three consecutive days, Good Shepherd Community Church, 28986 S.E. Haley Road, Boring 97009.  503-663-5050 or goodshepherdcc.org
    10:30 a.m. Corban University Theatre presents Humbug, a modern-day telling of Dickens’ A Christmas Carol, first of six performances this month, Psalm Performing ARts Center on campus, 5000 Deer Park Drive S.E., Salem 97317.  Also at 7:30 p.m. Nov. 15, 16, 22 and 23, and 2:30 p.m. Nov. 24. $13 for adults , $11 for seniors 62 or older; $8 for children 10 or younger. Buy tickets at the door or online at www.corban.edu/arts/theatre-arts/events
    6 p.m., Annual Collaboration Banquet to benefit Canyonview Ministries Christian Camp near Silverton, The Oregon Garden, 879 W Main St, Silverton 97381  971-239-1347 or 503-875-0386 or canyonviewministries.org
    7 to 8:45 p.m., Valley-Wide Praise and Worship sponsored by Mid-Valley Women of Christ, Life Community Church, 4900 N.W. Hwy 99, Corvalllis 97330. Speaker is author and Bible teacher Stephanie Fast.  Worship led by Adam and Hannah Smucker. Free admission. Midvalleywomenofchrist.org
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 15
    8:50 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.,  Western Seminary’s Women’s Center for Ministry presents Abide: Revive the Passion, River West Church, 2000 Country Club Road, Lake Oswego 97034. Speakers: Kari Patterson, Poppy Smith, Mary Ann Noack, Jaimi York, Joyce Wachsmuth, Julie Tadema, Jody Mayhew, Karen Howells, Caroline Mata and Jan Usselman. Worship led by Lisa Reiff. $17 regular registration, $12 for students.  503-517-1931 or wcm@westernseminary.edu
    6:30 to 9 p.m., , Third annual Apologetics Conference sponsored by The Ambassadors Forum of Southwest Hills Baptist Church of Beaverton, first of two consecutive days, Cedar Mill Bible Church, 12208 N.W. Cornell Road, Portland, 97229. Continues 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Saturday.  Keynote speakers are Greg Koukl and Tim Barnett of Stand to Reason and Roy Swart of The Ambassadors Forum. $35.  RSVP at www.spotlightsonyou.com/2019
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 16
    (tentative) 9:30 a.m., Forest Hills Lutheran Christian School’s  Drive for the Hills golfathon, Topgolf Hillsboro, 5505 N.E. Huffman St., Hillsboro, 97124.  503-359-4853 or fhlcs.org
    9 a.m. Eric Hovind of Florida-based Creation Today speaking at monthly meeting of Design Science Association, Greater Portland Bible Church, 234 S.W. Vermont St., Portland 97219. Topic is “Merging Science and Scripture.” 503-544-3255 or DesignScienceNW.org
    9:30 a.m., Woodworker Show and Tell sponsored by Friends of the Carpenter ministry, The Friendship Center, 1600 W. 20th St., Vancouver, Wash. 98660. 360-750-4752 or friendsofthecarpenter.org
    1 to 4 p.m., Open house at Westside Christian High School, 8200 S.W. Pfaffle St., Tigard 97223. 503-697-4711 or wchsonline.org
    6 p.m.,  Annual banquet for Hillsboro-based International Training and Equipping Ministries, Oregon Zoo, 4001 Southwest Canyon Road, Portland 97221.    503-648-4836 or iteministries.org
SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 17
    5 p.m., Classic Gospel Sons in concert, Summit View Church, 7701 N.E. 172nd Ave., Vancouver, Wash. 98682.  bobbikaykirsch@gmail.com
    6:30 p.m., Community-wide hanksgiving worship service sponsored by One Hope Network of Lane County, First Baptist Church of Eugene, 3550 Fox Meadow Road, Eugene 97408. 541-968-1132 or onehopenetwork.org
    7 p.m., Singalong Tour with Phil Wickham, Kim Walker-Smith and Mack Brock in concert, Beaverton Foursquare Church, 13565 S.W. Walker Road, Beaverton 97005.  transparentproductions.com
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 21
    6:30 to 8:30 p.m.,  ALPHA program promotional dinner, Westside: A Jesus Church, 10500 S.W. Nimbus Ave., Bldg. T, Portland 97223.   theme is “That They May Be One.”  Speakers include Protestant pastor Jad Levi, Bishop Peter Smith and Catholic lay leader Eric Shreves. RSVP to kirkpetersen@alphausa.org
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 22
    FamilyLife’s Weekend to Remember for married couples, first of three consecutive days, Red Lion on the River, 909 N Hayden Island Drive, Portland 97217.  www.WeekendToRemember.com
    7 p.m., Liberty Quartet from Boise, Idaho, in concert, Silverton First Baptist Church, 229 Westfield St., Silverton 97381.   libertyquartet.com
    7:30 p.m., 57th annual Portland’s Singing Christmas Tree, first of nine performances in late November and early December, Keller Auditorium, 222 SW Clay St, Portland 97201.  Also at 2 and 7 p.m. Nov. 23, 29 and 30; 2 p.m. Nov. 24 and 1 p.m. Dec. 1. Offering 26 brand new songs, the program this year features Miss America 2002 Katie Harman, Georgene Rice and The Jefferson Dancers. The Tree had its start in 1962 at Benson High School under the sponsorship of an Assembly of God church.  The program annually draws tens of thousands and features a choir of hundreds and a full orchestra.  Tickets range from $20 to $60. 503-557-8733 or www.singingchristmastree.org
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 23
    Adventist Health Celebration of Thanksgiving.  C.J. Anderson  503-251-6162 or Terry Johnsson at 503-251-6105.
SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 24
6 p.m., Liberty Quartet from Boise, Idaho, in concert, Life Spring Church, 9165 Portland Road N.E., Brooks 97305.   libertyquartet.com
THANKSGIVING DAY
THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 28
    Thanksgiving.  A federal, state and local holiday during which Americans are encouraged to give thanks to God for His many blessings.
    Thanksgiving Retreat with Scott LaPierre, first of four consecutive days, Christian Renewal Center, 22444 North Fork Road S.E., Silverton 97381. LaPierre is an author and the senior pastor of Woodland (Wash.) Christian Church. 503-873-6743 or christianrenewalcenter.org
    Thanksgiving Conference with Ron Cline, first of four consecutive days, Cannon Beach Conference Center.  Clilne is retired global ambassador for HCJB international radio. 1-800-745-1546 or cbcc.net
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 29
    5 to 9:30 p.m., 32nd annual Christmas Festival of Lights,  first of nightly presentations through Dec. 30, The Grotto, 8840 N.E. Skidmore St, Portland 97220. Although a Roman Catholic sanctuary, The Grotto each year sees visits by many Protestant/evangelical church groups during the Christmas season. The Christmas Festival of Lights runs 5 to 9:30 nightly from Nov. 29 through Dec. 30. Described as the largest Christmas choral festival in the world, this walk-through event features five indoor holiday concerts each evening performed by school, church and civic choirs. There also are outdoor carolers, puppet shows and a petting zoo. It offers a family-oriented blend of traditional celebration and serene reflection. Admission $12.50 general, $11.50 for senior citizens 65 and older and military personnel, $6.50 for ages 3 to 12 and free for ages 2 and younger.  503-261-2400 or thegrotto.org/christmas-festival-of-lights