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March 26 religion briefs

North Valley Friends hosting diaper drive

North Valley Friends Church is holding a diaper drive in March to benefit A Family Place, a relief nursery serving families in Newberg and McMinnville. Disposable diapers in various sizes can be dropped off at the church foyer. For more information, email Christine Catton at ccatton10@george fox.edu.

Nine-week marriage class offered

Newberg Christian Church will host “Dynamic Marriage,” a nine-week interactive course, beginning at 7 p.m. April 3. The course is designed to transform marriages from good to great or from hurt to healed, using a distinctive format that encourages couples to break through barriers to intimacy, not just talk about them. Over the course of the class, couples will meet to discuss new concepts, develop new skills and delve into the unique dynamics of their own marriage. For more information, call 503-538-3104.

Mission camps open house set for April 5

World Venture Camps, the new umbrella name for Kids Missions Camp and Family Missions Camp, is inviting families and friends to an open house from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 5 at Tilikum Retreat Center. Participants will explore a variety of games, crafts, music and international snacks during a simulated world tour of countries and cultures. Participants are encouraged to bring a picnic and enjoy time outdoors. Families will also have the opportunity to register for Family Missions Camp, which will be held July 18-20 at Tilikum. For more information, call 503-554-0382 or visit www.worldventurecamps.com.

‘Eggstravaganza’ coming to Rock Point

Rock Point Church will host “Eggstravaganza” at 1 p.m. April 19. The event will include face painting, a petting zoo, special songs, a story and the Easter egg hunt. For more information, call 503-538-2283 or send an email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. .

St. Paul Lutheran to host ‘Cool Water’ concert

SHERWOOD — Northwest Christian vocal group Cool Water will perform a concert of traditional, gospel and contemporary Christian music at 4 p.m. May 18 at St. Paul Lutheran Church. A potluck finger food and desert reception will follow in the fellowship hall. The event will celebrate the completion the church’s new elevator, for which a free will offering will be collected. For more information, call 503-625-6648 or visit stpaullcms.net.



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