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FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 1
    Family Camp, first of four consecutive days, Twin Rocks Friends Camp, 18705 Hwy. 101 N., Rockaway Beach 97136.  503-355-2284 or twinrocks.org
    Labor Day Weekend retreat with Pastor Dee Duke, first of four consecutive days, Christian Renewal Center, 22444 North Fork Road S.E., Silverton 97381.  Duke is senior pastor of Jefferson Baptist Church in Jefferson.  503-873-6743 or christianrenewalcenter.org
    Labor Day Conference with Gary Gaddini,  first of four consecutive days, Cannon Beach Conference Center,  289 N. Spruce St, Cannon Beach 97110. Gaddini is lead pastor at Peninsula Covenant Church in Redwood City, Calif., and has long been involved in student and family ministry.   1-800-745-1546 or cbcc.net
    6:30 p.m., 18th annual Ramming Steer Roundup Gospel music event, Tim and Judy Buhler Farm, 4870 Van Well Road, Dallas 97338.  Music tonight followed by singalong, then continental breakfast and devotion time, jam session and pulled pork lunch during the day on Saturday, followed by featured concert by Cornerstone at 5 p.m.  Sunday morning is worship at nearby Salt Creek Baptist Church, 15075 Salt Creek Road, followed by a 4 p.m. concert and then a singalong. Dry camping available for RVers at a suggested donation of $50.  Those without RVers also welcome to attend; bring lawn chairs.  503-623-4039 or 503-931-8951 or rammingsteerroundup.webs.com/
LABOR DAY
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 4
    Labor Day. A federal, state and local holiday honoring America’s workforce.
    The Extreme Tour music and sports outreach, first of two consecutive days, Klamath Falls location to be announced. theextremetour.com
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 5
    6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Summer Book Group sponsored by Columbia-Willamette Women of Vision, Portland-area location to be announced.   The group will discuss the book Hillbilly Elegy by J.D. Vance. kchan4194@gmail.com or www.cwwov.org
    7 p.m., Worship ministry by Katy Joy at Precious Daughters event, Bethel Assembly of God Church, 7220 S.E. Duke St., Portland 97206. www.preciousdaughters.com
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 7
    7 p.m. The Craguns in southern Gospel concert, Lynchwood Church of God, 3818 S.E. 174th Ave., Portland 97236. Free admission; freewill offering taken. www.southerngospelpdx.com
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 8
    Sub35 Con, a weekend retreat for 18- to 35-year-olds, first of three consecutive days, Oregon Christian Convention conference grounds, 5605 Jubilee Drive S.E., Turner, 97392.  503-743-2101 or oregonchristianconvention.org
    Men’s Roundup camping retreat and conference sponsored by CB (Conservative Baptists) Northwest, first of three consecutive days, Camp Tadmor, 43943 McDowell Creek Drive, Lebanon 97355  Featuring Jason Gray, Josh Wilson, John Lynch, and Beautiful Eulogy.  Mensroundup.com
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 9
    Upward Trails ministry hike to Silcox Hut, a rustic mid-mountain lodge on Mount Hood.  A 3-mile loop with 1,100 elevation gain, and viewes of Timothy Lake and Mount Jefferson.   Dogs not recommended.  503-668-8950 or F03-648-9267 or upwardtrails.com
    9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Second annual Vendor Fair to benefit Hope for Haiti missions outreach, Fishers Landing Grange, 814 N.E. 162nd Ave., Vancouver, Wash. 98684.  $25 booth donation for vendors. 360-260-7290
    5 to 8 p.m. The Gathering dinner, silent auction and music event to benefit Saving Grace Maternity Home in Hillsboro, Oak Knoll Winery, 29700 S.W. Burkhalter Road, Hillsboro 97123. $50.  savinggracematernityhome.org
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 14
    Upward Trails outing to Devil’s Punchbowl on the central Oregon coast and hike to Beverly Beach State Park.  A 5- to 6-mile total hike.  503-522-7205 or upwardtrails.com
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 15
    Living Proof Live nationwide simulcast with Beth Moore, viewable at several locations in Oregon. Theme is: “Captivated: The Wonder of Christ on the Winding Road.” Worship led by Travis Cottrell.  Locations include Meadow Springs Community Church, 12647 S.W. 62nd Ave., Tigard 97219; Redmond Christian Church, 536 S.W. 10th St., Redmond 97756; Faith Baptist Church, 5750 N. Hwy 101, Lincoln City 97367; and Oakland Church of Christ, 1400 Oak St., Oakland 97462. www.lifeway.com
    Redeemed men’s conference sponsored by Pure Desire, first of three consecutive days, Cascades Camp, 22825 Peissner Road S.E.. Yelm, Wash. 98597.   Plenary speaker is James Reeves, a pastor for more than 30 years and now senior pastor at City on a Hill church in the Dallas-Fort Worth area of Texas.   503-451-5657 or anna@puredesire.org
    Deeper Still Conference with worship leaders Don and Christine Potter of Tennessee, first of three consecutive days, Eagle Mountain Fellowship, lower level at 2221 NE Third St. Bend 97701. 541-932-9345 or https://eaglemountain.global/ or potterhausmusic.com
    Men’s Advance sponsored by Oregon-Pacific Nazarene District, first of three consecutive days, Camp Kellogg, 1111 Kellogg Camp Lane, Oakland 97462.  Speaker is Jerry Kester, superintendent of the Washington-Pacific Nazarene District. www.orpac.org
    Men’s retreat, first of three consecutive days, Twin Rocks Friends Camp, 18705 Hwy. 101 N., Rockaway Beach 97136.  503-355-2284 or twinrocks.org
    Northwest Regional Work and Witness Conference sponsored by Oregon-Pacific Nazarene District, first of two consecutive days, Shilo Inn Portland Airport, 11707 N.E. Airport Way, Portland 97220.  Featured speakers are Bob and Colleen Skinner, missionaries to Poland. www.orpac.org
    Women’s conference with Julie Barnhill,  first of three consecutive days, Cannon Beach Conference Center,  289 N. Spruce St, Cannon Beach 97110.  Barnhill is  bestselling author of several books, including She’s Gonna Blow! Real Help for Moms Dealing with Anger. She has appeared on Oprah, CNN, Focus on the Family, and other national and regional programs. She lives in Illinois with her family   1-800-745-1546 or cbcc.net
    7:30 to 10 p.m., Fall Ball to benefit Sodhari ministry to widows in India, Brickstone Ballroom, 105 W. Evergreen Blvd., Vancouver, Wash. 98660.  Sponsored by Pastor Toby Johnson of Church of Refuge in Vancouver.  Sodhari works in cooperation with Vancouver churches and with Assisting International Missions. Local celebrity Teddy Patrick, a greeter at the Vancouver Costco store, will be featured. Tickets $25, or $50 for a limited number of VIP tickets at Teddy’s table.  360-977-8999 or sodhari.fall.ball@gmail.com or visit Sodhari’s Facebook page.
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 16
    Upward Trails ministry bicycle outing on the Portland waterfront.  A 12 to 14-mile ride on a level, paved trail, starting at Sellwood Park, across the Steel Bridge back along Tom McCall Waterfront Park to Tillicum Crossing Bridge and back to the starting point.  503-484-7998 or 503-668-8950 or upwardtrails.com
    8:30 to 11 a.m., Walk for Life/Run for Love to benefit Pregnancy Resource Centers of Central Oregon, American Legion Park, 850 S.W. Rimrock Way, Redmond 97756. A choice of an easy 3K (two mile) walk with the family or a 5K timed run.  Free official race Dri-Fit Performance shirts.  541-728-0746 or eileenf@prcco.org
    9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Discovering Relational Wisdom Seminar, Hinson Baptist Church, 1137 S.E. 20th Ave., Portland 97214.  Presented by Ken Sande, author and founder of Peacemaker Minsitries and Relational Wisdom 360.  According to Sande, relational wisdom is the ability to discern emotions and interests in oneself, to interpret them in the light of God’s Word, and to use these insights to manage responses and relationships constructively.  $40 per person, $60 per couple, $30 per teen. Scholarships available. 503-764-9254 or www.rw360.org/seminar
    6:30 p.m., Men’s Fire, on the field outside Northside Community Church, 1800 N. Hoskins, Newberg 97132.  Fellowship around a fire and a meal of pulled pork sandwiches.  503-538-0440 or northsidenewberg.org
    7 to 9:30 p.m. Fish Family-Safe Comedy Night Starring Michael Jr., East Hill Church, 701 N. Main Ave., Gresham 97030.  Tickets $25 to $40. kpdq.com or thefishportland.com
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 17
    National Back to Church Sunday. Involving tens of thousands of churches nationally,  is the largest annual community-based church outreach effort in America. The campaign empowers churches and church members with the tools they need to welcome their neighbors, friends and loved ones back to church, while providing an easy way for everyone in the community to find a welcoming church. For details, go to www.backtochurch.com
    9 a.m., 58th regular session of Oregon Conference of Seventh-day Adventists, Portland Adventist Academy auditorium, 1500 SE 96th Ave, Portland 97216. 503-850-3500 or oregonconference.org
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 18
    Outdoor School for homeschool families, first of five consecutive days, Twin Rocks Friends Camp, 18705 Hwy. 101 N., Rockaway Beach 97136.  Theme is “Connected to Creation: Ecological Studies of the Pacific Northwest.”  Also offered Oct. 2-5. 503-355-2284 or twinrocks.org
    Noon, 22nd annual Greek Open golf tournament to benefit Agia Sophia Academy, Langdon Farms Golf Club, 24377 Airport Rd N.E., No.1, Aurora 97002.  Shotgun start at 1:30 p.m.  Event includes lunch, golf, tee prize, auction and a Greek dinner. Maximum of 144 golfers. $100 for the first 100 registered golfers, $125 per player afterward. go.asapdx.org
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 19
    10 a.m. to 2 p.m, The Sending Conference, presented by the Oregon Ministry Network of the Assemblies of God, Portland Christian Center, 5700 S.W. Dosch Road, Portland 97239.  Topics include church planting, parent-affiliated churches and multi-site churches.  Presenters are  Wes Davis, pastor of NewLife Church, a seven-campus church in the Puget Sound area of Washington, and Dan Serdahl, the church’s lead elder. 503-393-4411 or oregonag.org
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 21
    7 p.m. The Needhams in southern Gospel concert, Grand View Baptist Church, 14855 S. Leland Road, Beaver Creek 97004.  Free admission; freewill offering taken. www.southerngospelpdx.com
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 22
    10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Sixth annual Manuda Marketplace sponsored by Beaverton-based Nesteam International, first of four consecutive days, Oregon Heritage Fams, 22801 S.W. Scholls Ferry Road, Hillsboro 97123.  Nesteam, a nonprofit, partners with churches, communities and other nonprofits seeking to aid people facing extreme poverty and high rates of HIV and other diseases in Zambia, Africa. 503-641-4346 or 503-318-6004   or www.munadamarket.com
    Men’s conference with Bryan Loritts, first of three consecutive days, Cannon Beach Conference Center,  289 N. Spruce St, Cannon Beach 97110.  Loritts is lead pastor of Abundant Life Christian Fellowship in Calilfornia’s Silicon Valley and president of the Kainos Movement, promoting multi-ethnic churches nationally.   1-800-745-1546 or cbcc.net
    Annual women’s retreat spnosored by Tigard Covenant Church, first of three consecutive days, location to be announced. 503-639-3084.
    7 p.m. Sing Tour with The Nelons, Michael English and Jeff Stice in southern Gospel concert, Grand View Baptist Church, 14855 S. Leland Road, Beaver Creek 97004. General admission $20, “Gold Circle” tickets $25, “VIP Experience” $50. www.southerngospelpdx.com
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 23
    Upward Trails ministry bicycle outing on the Columbia River Trails in The Dalles. A mostly level ride with one short hill.  503-668-8950 or upwardtrails.com
    Dare2Share Live simulcast, viewable at two locations in Oregon. Sponsored by Colorado-based Dare2Share, this one day outreach to teens encourages them to reach people in their communities and schools by praying, serving, and sharing the gospel of Jesus Christ. Simulcasted live from Denver, Colo., across the nation, this can be seen at First Baptist Church of Corvallis, 125 N.W. 10th St., Corvallis 97330 and Hermiston Assembly of God Church, 730 E. Hurlburt Ave., Hermiston 97838. dare2sharelive.org
    Heel2Heal 5K Color Run sponsored by Freedom Calling, Cook Park, 17005 S.W. 92nd Ave, Tigard 97224. A run to raise funds for trauma counseling services for victims of sex trafficking and to raise awareness of the problem of sex trafficking in the Portland area. $35 adult participant; $25 child. Freedom-calling.org
 SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 24
    Third annual Impact Your Health Portland free medical, dental and vision clinic sponsored by Adventist Medical Evangelism Network, first of two consecutive days, Lane Events Center, 796 W. 13th Ave., Eugene 97402.  www.impactyourhealtheugene.org
    2 to 3:30 p.m., Roseburg Life Chain, a peaceful expression of concern over the loss of millions of lives to abortion in America, on Garden Valley Boulevard from the Southwest I-5 entry to Stewart Parkway, Roseburg. More life chains will be held regionally and nationally in October. 541-673-4566 or lifechain.net
    3 p.m., Four different fundraising activities for Salem Leadership Foundation, all emanating from the fountain area at the Oregon State Capitol Mall in Salem. They are a family-friendly “Soccer Kick,” a downtown history walk, a hike to west Salem and a “fun run.” $15 to participate.  503-315-8924 or Jennifer@salemLF.org
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 27
    7 a.m., See You at the Pole, gatherings by students around school flagpoles across America to pray for their schools, communities and the nation. syatp.com
FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 29
    7 p.m. Mark209 in southern Gospel concert, Grand View Baptist Church, 14855 S. Leland Road, Beaver Creek 97004.  Free admission; freewill offering taken. www.southerngospelpdx.com
    Women’s retreat, first of three consecutive days, Twin Rocks Friends Camp, 18705 Hwy. 101 N., Rockaway Beach 97136.  503-355-2284 or twinrocks.org
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 30
    9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., The Upside of Downsizing presents Simplify Your Life, an educational conference for “Boomers” and senior citizens, Portland Airport Holiday Inn Conference Center, 8439 N.E. Columbia Blvd., Portland 97220.  A focus on the benefits of downsizing for older generations.  $25 through Sept. 16; $35 after that date, includes lunch, event materials and parking. 503-208-9421 or  UpsideofDownsizing.com
    5 p.m., Oregon Right to Life Education Foundation’s annual dinner auction, Red Lion Hotel, 3301 Market St. N.E., Salem OR 97301.  Theme is “A Bountiful Life.”  $45. 503-463-8563 or www.ortl.org