Premier - 55+ Community

The 55 plus community of Greater Portland is coming together to Help People Follow Jesus Together.


We connect with one another through planned events.


Workshops are planned throughout the year to provide resources through networking with ministries in our community as well as outside our community.


This community desires to serve the Lord wholeheartedly and to be an example to the generations that follow!

Coming Events

Premier events to mark on your calendars:

Saturday, September 23
Oktoberfest at Oaks Park (7805 SE Oaks Park Way, Portland)

Premier (55+ Community) is headed to Oktoberfest this September. Join us for a fun, fall outing together at Oaks Amusement Park in SE Portland (7805 SE Oaks Park Way, Portland). This local festival includes authentic German food and beer, polka music, dancing, cooking shows, wiener dog races, and more. Gate admission is $7/person. (Ride tickets cost extra.) Parking costs $5/vehicle and parking kiosks only accept credit/debit cards. For more Oktoberfest information go to their website at
*Parking fills fast during this event, so carpooling is recommended. A group will gather and carpool from the church at 10:30am together. Not carpooling? Then plan on meeting us at the entry gate at 11am. Register in the lobby on Sundays or call or email Joyce Wachsmuth or 503-887-5700.

November 12
Lunch and Movie Matinee

Come along as we eat together after church followed by a movie. Watch for details this fall!


Previous Events

Recorded Presentation: "Unraveling Senior Living Options"

Presented by Shari Levelle from 1st CHOICE Advisory Services (serving Clackamas, Multnomah, Washington, and Yamhill counties), this presentation was recorded on Sunday, November 14 at Greater Portland Bible Church. 

Take the first step in learning about the many myths and truths regarding senior living options. It is important to be prepared, before the need is upon us, to help our loved ones, neighbors and friends, and even ourselves, navigate the numerous choices in senior living.

Audio Recording PowerPoint Handout

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