Category Archives: Conferences
IGNITE: with the creativity of the GOSPEL
Ruled by ruts and reruns in life and ministry? Creativity is God’s forte! How do we . . .
. . . connect with our Creator God to spark fresh ways to lead others to Jesus?
. . .stay innovative in the work place, the city streets, the home, the community and in the church?
Come team with us to IGNITE––with the creativity of the Gospel for the glory of God!
This gathering is for ALL women. Bring your girlfriends to enjoy this “breath of fresh air” experience together!
April 20, 2013 (Saturday) 9:00 am – 4:15 pm
Imago Dei Community Church, main sanctuary
1302 SE Ankeny
Portland OR 97214
COST: $30 early registration; $15 students; $38 late registrations (after April 6th.) $7.50 optional box lunch. (Sorry, no box lunch orders after April 16th.)
Keynote Speaker: Sarah Thebarge
- Area Restaurants (a list will be provided at the conference)
- Bring your own lunch, or
- Box lunch - Pre-order when you register.
Conference invitations have been emailed out and may be forwarded to others. If you did not receive an invitation, please contact us to request to be added to our list. Please include your full name, city/state, and email address: add to email list.
Note:Photographs may be taken during WCM gatherings. By registering you are agreeing to allow any photos to be used for promotional purposes.
Are you or someone you know interested in attending Western Seminary? We will be exhibiting at the following fairs and conferences this week in California:
UC-Davis Grad Fair
Thurs, Oct. 18th
11am – 3pm
The William Jessup University Grad and Seminary Fair
Fri, Oct. 19th
10:30am – 4pm
Tai Academic Complex and Shaw Courtyard
Iron Sharpens Iron Men’s Equipping Conference
Sat, Oct. 20th
8:30am – 4pm
First Covenant Church in Rancho Cordova, CA.
We will be at The Justice Conference here in Portland, OR, on Friday and Saturday. Come by our booth to say “hello” while you’re there. Also, our very own Gerry Breshears is doing one of the workshops so make sure to plan that into your schedule.
Western Seminary will be at several of the satellite churches for the Willow Creek Global Leadership Summit:
In the San Francisco Bay Area:
Church on the Hill in San Jose, CA: http://www.churchonthehill.com/
Central Peninsula Church in Foster City, CA: http://www.cpcfc.org/
Cornerstone Church in Livermore, CA: http://cornerstoneweb.org/
In Northern California:
Bayside Covenant Church in Roseville, CA: http://www.baysideonline.com/
Lakeside Church in Folsom, CA: http://lakesidechurch.com/
Dayspring Fellowship in Kaizer, OR: http://dayspringfellowship.com/
If you happen to be at the Moody Pastors’ Conference come by our booth and say “hello” to Dr. John Johnson (pictured here enjoying his role as a recruiter way too much)!
If you were unable to attend this year’s national conference of The Gospel Coalition you can still enjoy much of it here.
Several faculty and students from Western Seminary presented papers at the recent NW Regional Meeting of the Evangelical Theological Society (ETS) a few weeks ago. Marc Cortez has been sharing them accompanied by discussion. The list includes the following:
- “Theology Matters: Opening Devotional” by Marc Cortez here.
- “The Eschatological Voice of Romans 8.1-25″ by Brian LePort here.
- “Augustine and the Problem of Free-Will” by Billy Cash here.
- “Echoes of ‘Pure Speech’: An Intertextual Reading of Genesis 11.1-9, Zephaniah 3.8-20, and Acts 1-2″ by Paul Pastor here.
- “Origen’s ‘Beautiful Captive Woman’, Polyvalence, and the Meaning of the ‘Righteousness of God’ in Romans 1.17″ by James De Young here.
A few weeks ago Western Seminary was present at The Justice Conference in Bend, OR. Well, we are excited to share videos from the conference with you that have been made public. Whether or not you were able to be present you can now glean from what was said and done there. To do so go here.