Announcements

Don’t forget to check our events page for what’s happening!

Pantry Driver Needed

Do you have two hours a month that you could help out with the food pantry ministry? Contact Judy Pinkerton at 503.901.6962. 

Memorial Service

There will be a memorial service for Doug Davidson on Saturday, January 25 at 11am here at GPBC.  If you can help with food for the reception afterward, please contact Marilynn Linscheid.

Baptism Class

What is baptism? Why are people baptized? What does it mean? These questions and others will be answered Sunday, February 9 at 9:15am in the Mt. Scott Room. This class is for anyone (child or adult) who has questions. To RSVP contact Shirley House at 503.970.9649.

All Church Family Prayer Night

The faith community of GPBC is invited to come together for our all-church prayer night hosted by Ignite on Wednesday, January 29, 7:00-8:30pm in the Student Center. Our theme for this evening will be Matthew 11:28-30 as we look to un-hurry our lives in the start of this new year, praying for God to show us the way of the easy yoke as a community and as individuals. All ages, stages, and groups are invited.

Advent Conspiracy Final Tally

We are truly humbled by the demonstration of this community’s generosity and faith. With excitement and pleasure, we announce an Advent Conspiracy total for 2019 of $24,749.35!! Thank you for your generosity!

Calling All Creatives

Painters, writers, poets, musicians, builders/carpenters, designers, photographers, and all other artists, we want to collaborate with you. Join us as we pull out the canvas of the Lenten season and brainstorm creative ways to reveal God and point to Jesus. Find us Monday, February 3, 6:30-8:30pm in the Willamette Room. We’ll supply dinner, so, if you are able to , that’d help us out.

Manna Ministry

Manna Ministry is part of our Care Ministry and makes meals available to those in crisis. We’d love to have your help. Could you prepare an entrée to be frozen as part of our meal inventory? Could you be on-call to make a meal? If cooking is not what you do, money can be donated for someone to purchase a meal (no amount is too small). please contact Laura McDonald at 503.753.4179 if you can help in any of these ways or with questions.

Marriage Mentors

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!

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.