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Member Ministries

Ministry Fest InfoBlitzes


Just 25 minutes each!

 

2:30 PM 
Follow the Star:
Pastor Bob Uhrig, Gladstone Church

An annual Christmas ministry blessing thousands each year with the opportunity to walk through
the streets of Bethlehem(temporarily set up on the Gladstone camp meeting grounds!) the night
Jesus was born.

Love and Respect:
Pastor Steve Madsen, Pleasant Valley Church

Based on Ephesians 5:33, this DVD curriculum on marriage is a GREAT option for small groups
strengthening marriages in both the community and in the church.

 

3:00 PM 
Full Plate Diet:
Dr. Diana Fleming, Lifestyle Center of America

"Are you eating enough to lose weight? Slim Down, look great, be healthy!" Multitudes are
wanting to lose weight. This delightful, REALISTIC curriculum will help you help them.

Recreational Evangelism:
John & Brenda Norman, Spokane Linwood Church

In five years, this congregation has gone from an average attendance of 100 to 240, with half of
that growth coming from baptisms (rather than just "transfer growth"). They use fun and
fellowship, which leads into Bible studies, as their primary outreach tool.

 

3:30 PM 
Uncomfy Church:
Jayne Johnson, Gladstone Park Conference Center

How to make visitors feel uncomfortable and unwelcome in your church. (It's not hard.)

Family Ministries/Family Night:
Cheri Corder, Conference Office; Pastor Gene
Heinrich, Rockwood Church
Even a small church can make a difference: in marriages, training parents, supporting those
impacted by divorce, helping people with their finances... How? We have ideas for you!

 

4:00 PM 
GLOW -- Giving Light To Our World:
Jon Beaty, Pleasant Valley Church

Give light to YOUR world – one piece of literature at time. Come and learn simple, natural
techniques for sharing our message using GLOW literature. Sharing God's love is fun and easy!

DivorceCare:
Linda Waagen, Rockwood Church

If those suffering from a divorce can't turn to the church when they are hurting, where can they
go? This DVD-based curriculum, designed for small groups, is the premier Christian resource on
this topic. It is easy to use with superb leadership support.

 

4:30 PM
Members in Ministry:
 Chuck Burkeen, Conference Office

You can be an evangelist! This session will give you an introduction to ShareHim and other
evangelistic tools for church members.

Every Marriage Matters:
A community-based organization, Tom & Liz Dressel

This grass roots ministry has helped drop the divorce rate in Clackamas County over 25% since
2001! Hear practical ideas on how your church can support and celebrate marriage.

 

5:00  PM
Women's Ministries:
Cheri Corder, Conference Office; Tawny Sportsman, Sweet Home Church; Ginny Allen, Vancouver Church

It has to be more than tea. How can you meet the needs of women in your church AND in your
community? Ministry that is just "inreach" without "outreach" will implode.

Preparing, Educating, Teaching, and Learning:
Heather Hawkins, Sharon Church

You've Got Issues? We've Got Answers! Learn how Sharon church is impacting their community through a fun and creative approach to reaching neighbors young and old through tutoring and job skills development.

 

5:30 PM
Elder Care Ministry:
Rhonda Whitney, Conference Office; Marilyn Renk, Hood View Church and North American Division

Did you know that people are most ready to give their hearts to God as pre-teens AND when they are between the ages of 60 to 70? Every day in the U.S., 10,000 people turn 60 years old. Learn how to catch the age wave and energize your church through intergenerational ministry. Even small churches, or churches with mostly graying membership, will benefit from this course.

Kingdom Assignments:
Jim Bollin, Meadow Glade Church

Catch the excitement of members ministering in their own talents, gifts and personalities. You will thrill to hear of miracles and adventures that result from members who have chosen to accept God's Kingdom Assignment in their individual lives.

 

6:00 PM
Community Gardens:  
Katie Tischler, Newberg Church

Give back to your community and win souls at the same time. Come and hear how to use simple things like fresh air, sunlight, and nutrition to share God's love with your community.

Kids in Discipleship:
Tracy Kreuger and Sallie Miller, Sunnyside Church

Learn how to help your children be awesome ambassadors for Jesus not only while they are young, but their entire lives. This exciting ministry trains children and equips parents and leaders with the skills to guide children into lifelong patterns of Christian service.

Full Plate Diet:
Dr. Diana Fleming, Lifestyle Center of America

(Repeat from 3:00 PM)
"Are you eating enough to lose weight? Slim Down, look great, be healthy!" Multitudes are
wanting to lose weight. This delightful, REALISTIC curriculum will help you help them.

Recreational Evangelism:
John & Brenda Norman, Spokane Linwood Church

(A repeat from 3:00 PM)
In five years, this congregation has gone from an average attendance of 100 to 240, with half of
that growth coming from baptisms (rather than just "transfer growth"). They use fun and
fellowship, which leads into Bible studies, as their primary outreach tool.