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September and October 2021 online or ‘virtual’ events calendar

ONLINE OR ‘VIRTUAL’ EVENTS
THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 16
    7:30 to 10:30 a.m., Virtual Connect Summit sponsored by Luis Palau Association’s Global Network of Evangelists.  More than 18 speakers including Andrew and Wendy Palau, Ed Stetzer, Carrie Boren Headington, Greg Stier, Desmond Henry, York Moore and Stphen Mbego. www.evangelist.global/event/vcs2021/
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 21
    10 to 11:30 a.m., Pastor’s Summit sponsored by Living Waters of Hope.  A free opportunity for pastors, women’s leaders and leadership teams to openly discuss dealing with domestic abuse in their faith communities. Hosted by Diane Schnickels, certified counselor and founding director of Living Waters of Hope.   Panelists will share best practices, following by a time of questions and discussion. Panelists are Pastors Brad Peterson and Jen McCort of Grace Chapel in Wilsonville; Pastor Tim Barton of Canby Alliance Church, and Pastor Steve Blayer from Millersburg, Pa. Register at LivingWatersOfHope.org
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 2
    Oregon Mennonite Relief Sale, first of six consecutive days of online auction, followed by piickup event Oct. 9 at location to be announced. A benefit sale for Mennonite Central Committee, this includes quilts, desserts and traditional foods as auction items. www.oregonmcsale.org
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 14
    4:30 p.m., Zoom for Freedom, an Informational online event sponsored by Bend-based In Our Backyard, a ministry combatting sex trafficking.  Featured speaker is global adventurer Angela Maxwell. Also speaking is Desiree Lepsey, a survivor of the commercial sex industry. Viewable on Zoom. 541-639-5008 InOurBackyard.org  (In-person event will be held in Bend on Friday, Oct. 15)
SATURDAY, OCTOBER 16
    Oregon Christian Writers Fall One-Day Conference. Viewable online only.  Keynote speaker is Susy Flory.  www.oregonchristianwriters.org