“In returning and rest you shall be saved; in quietness and in trust shall be your strength.”  – Isaiah 30:15

Dear Columbia District,

We're taking a break from a formal newsletter for the month of August, but please take a look at the following upcoming events and important dates. Then, mark your calendars!

Prayers for a deeply connected, deeply rejuvenating, and deeply hopeful summer.

In peace,

Sara C. Ross
Columbia District

Upcoming Events and Dates to Know

Learn to Lead: Preparing you to Lead Small Groups
September 8, 8:30am to 3:30pm, Gresham UMC

Healthy Boundaries Training - Portland
September 15, 10:00am to 5:00pm, Lake Oswego UMC

Columbia District Fall Colloquy
September 20, 9:30am to 3:00pm, Portsmouth Union Church

Columbia District Laity Summit
September 22, 10:00am to 3:00pm, Lake Oswego UMC

Practical Whole-iness Disciple-Making Workshop
October 5-6, a 2-day event, Fremont UMC

Fall Charge Conference Season is Coming!

We're excited about this year's plan.

Watch for detailed information very, very soon!

Columbia District Office of Oregon-Idaho Annual Conference
1505 SW 18th Avenue, Portland, Oregon, 97201 ~ (503) 249-1851 ~