Don’t forget to check our events page for what’s happening!
Holy Week Schedule
Good Friday Service: On Friday, March 30 at 7:00pm we will gather to mark Christ’s crucifixion and death on the cross. There will be no childcare.
Easter: Easter will be a morning full of celebration! We’ll have pastries and coffee at 9:00am and an Easter egg hunt for kids through 5th grade at 9:30am. At 10:30am we’ll gather in the auditorium to celebrate our risen Savior in worship. Children’s classes through preschool will be held at 10:30am; elementary and up will attend worship with their families. No 9:15am classes for children, youth, or adults.
Mission Trip to Spain
Would you be the hands and feet of Jesus at The Friendship House in Madrid with our Global Partners the Andersons on June 2-10 THIS year? The group scheduled for this time cancelled and we are taking their slot. Interested? Contact Judy Pinkerton by March 25.
Are you new to the Greater Portland faith community? We’d love to get to know you a little better and introduce you to our staff. Join us for lunch on Sunday, April 15, at the home of Lee & Betsy Sellick directly following the worship gathering. Let us know you’re coming by registering on our website—http://www.pdxchurch.org/events/reg/. Questions? Contact the church office at 503.452.9375 or email
Marriage Conference: “Marriage Redeemed”
Tuff Stuff Ministries presents a conference for couples who are dealing with betrayal in their marriages. On Saturday, April 7, at Mountain Park Church in Lake Oswego. More here.
Pantry Worker Appreciation Lunch
All pantry workers and their families are welcome to attend the Pantry Appreciation Luncheon on Sunday, April 8 at 12:15pm in the Columbia Room. Questions? Contact Janice.
Pantry Help Needed
A worker for the second Saturday of each month is needed. Must be able to lift 25-30 lbs. Time commitment is 11am-3pm. Also, an administrative helper is needed. Contact Janice.
Save The Date for Compassion SW!
Put Saturday, May 19, on your calendars for Compassion SW. This will be the fifth year that we, in partnership with other churches in our area, have provided this free dental/medical clinic to our neighbors. Hundreds of volunteers help make this a success and incredible blessing every year. Will you set aside your Saturday to serve? More details here!
Save the Date: All Church Campout
It’s time to think about this year’s All Church Campout! Mark your calendars for July 27-29 at Barton Park in Clackamas County! Don’t miss out on this great family weekend! Registration begins in the lobby in April.
We at GPBC have a heart to strengthen marriages. Marriage Mentors are couples in stable, strong marriages who want to help other couples have healthy marriages. Although mentors are not licensed counselors, all receive training and provide significant support for couples in any relationship stage. Don't hesitate to reach out if your relationship is experiencing difficult challenges or you just want to experience renewal and refreshment. Fill out this form to start the process.
Fragrance Free Community
We desire for our community to be a safe place for everyone who comes to worship here. In consideration of those who suffer from fragrance allergies, we ask that you refrain from wearing scented products in the church building. Thanks so much!
Give the Gift of a Meal
Manna Ministry supplies meals to people who are in crisis or have other needs. Would you be willing to be on a list to be called when a meal is needed? Call or text Laura McDonald at 503.753.4179 to volunteer, for more details, or with other questions.
Do You Need Someone To Walk Alongside You?
We all experience challenging times in life when we could benefit from the support of a caring, one-to-one Christian friend who has been trained to provide confidential emotional and spiritual care. Stephen Ministers are ready to come alongside you. Please let us know if we can help by checking the box on Sunday's welcome card or by .
The Pantry of Greater Portland
Are you or anyone you know in need of food assistance? We invite you to “shop” at our food pantry on Saturdays at 1:30pm. The pantry also accepts non-perishable food donations at any time. Drop donations off at the information booth in the lobby or at the office. Thank you!
Domestic Abuse: Free Faith-Based Class
The Oasis Bible Study is a free faith-based study to help educate and bring healing to women who are victims or survivors of domestic abuse. Any woman is welcome at any time, even if she just wants to learn more about domestic abuse to help others. This class is being held in Washington County. Due to safety issues, please contact Diana at 503.850.8225 for class details. Read more about this important class at LivingWatersOfHope.com.