2016 Conference Schedule

“Gifts of the Living Presence”

Read how each day will address our theme

Theme: Gifts of the Living Presence

Focus:

  • Experiential: Celebrating who participants’ are and what their natural giftedness allows them to be in the world.
  • Alongside tradition: Naming spiritual giftedness as God-given and reflected in scripture and tradition.
  • In community: How do our differing gifts fit together? Empowering people to be together across all kinds of differences.


Wednesday June 15

After 4:00 pm Arrivals & check-in.
Supper is on your own before you arrive.
Riverfront Lodge
Begin set-up of bookstore, crafts, snacks.
Bring snacks so we have a well provisioned snack table.
Mt St Helens
6:00 pm Orientation for Home Group leaders only Upstairs Riverfront Lodge – McKensie & Grand Ronde Room
7:00 pm Welcome & Orientation & share papers in Home Groups [bring copies of your paper] Riverfront Lodge – Columbia Room

Thursday June 16

7:00 am Pre-breakfast activities including worship See notice board
8:00 – 8:45 am Breakfast Dining Hall
9:00 – 9:45 am Bible Study: Chris Riverfront Lodge – Columbia Room
9:45-10:00 am Break
10:00-11:30 am Plenary: Celebrating Who We Are: Chris Hall Riverfront Lodge
12:00 pm Lunch Dining Hall
1:00-2:30 pm Home Group meetings See notice board
2:45-4:00 pm Interest groups See notice board
6:00 pm Dinner – family style, please be on time Dining Room
7:15 Evening Activity to be Announced location to be announced

Friday June 17

7:00 am Pre-breakfast activities including worship See notice board
8:00 – 8:45 am Breakfast Dining Hall
9:00 – 9:45 am Bible Study with Jan Wood Riverfront Lodge
9:45-10:00 am Break
10:00-11:30 am Plenary: Nature of Spiritual Gifts: Jan Wood Riverfront Lodge – Columbia Room
12:00 pm Lunch Dining Hall
1:00-2:30 Home Group meetings See notice board
2:45-4:00 pm Interest groups See notice board
6:00 pm Dinner – family style, please be on time Dining Room
6:45 pm Orientation for new arrivals Riverfront Lodge – McKenzie Room [upstairs]
7:15 Evening Activity to be Announced location to be announced

Saturday June 18

7:00 am Pre-breakfast activities including worship See notice board
8:00 – 8:45 am Breakfast Dining Hall
9:00 – 9:45 am Bible Study: Jan/Chris Riverfront Lodge – Columbia Room
9:45-10:00 am Break
10:00-11:30 am Plenary: Empowering People to Work Together (Two Voices: Jan and Chris) Riverfront Lodge
12:00 pm Lunch Dining Hall
1:00-2:30 Home Group meetings See notice board
2:45-4:00 pm Interest groups See notice board
6:00 pm Dinner – family style, please be on time Dining Room
7:15 pm Celebration location to be announced

Sunday June 19

7:00 am Pre-breakfast activities See notice board
8:00 – 8:45 am Breakfast Dining Hall
9:00 – 10:30 am Home Groups  See notice board
10:45 – 11:45 am Closing Worship Riverfront Lodge – Columbia Room
 Noon Clean-up and departures
Lunch is on your own as you travel.