Columbia River Foursquare Church has been serving Columbia County, Oregon, since 1935. We are a Bible-based, Spirit-filled, contemporary church for the entire family. Join us each Sunday as Pastor Mike Cooke shares a powerful and encouraging message from the series, "The Posttraumatic Gospel," exploring the great themes of restoration and healing throughout the history of the Bible.
“Stuff the Bus” School Supply Drive
Sunday, August 21
Columbia River Foursquare Church is partnering with the local community outreach event “Stuff the Bus” School Supply Drive. From now until Sunday, August 21st, donations of school supplies will be accepted during services times and office hours in the designated container in the Commons. Examples of useful supplies include: backpacks, pens, #2 pencils, crayons, washable markers, notebook paper, 70 page spiral notebooks, binders, erasers, glue sticks, pocket folders, pencil pouches, etc.
Prime Timer’s Family Camp Potluck
Thursday, August 18, 11:30 a.m.
The Prime Timers invite everyone 55+ to a potluck during this year’s Family Camp at Ft. Stevens. If you are not attending Family Camp this year, then you are still welcome to make a fun day trip up to the coast for a delicious potluck and a wonderful day at the beach. The potluck will begin at 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, August 18th; the site number will be posted soon. For details on this event, or if you are willing to drive up for the day and carpool, contact Event Coordinator Jan Hall.
The annual Fall Kick-Off is almost here! Coming this September, Wednesday Family Night, Women’s Bible Study, Men’s Bible Study and other small groups will start back up again for the new fall season. Watch the bulletin and church website for upcoming start dates.
Annual Waterfront Service and Potluck
Sunday, September 4, 10:00 a.m.
The annual Waterfront Service and Potluck is just around the corner! Meet at the Columbia View Park Amphitheater in Downtown St. Helens on Sunday, September 4th at 10:00 a.m. for a morning of praise and worship in the great outdoors. Following the service, there will be a potluck in the park. Everyone is asked to bring a main dish, as well as a side or dessert to share. Camping chairs and blankets are suggested for your comfort. The Waterfront Service will be the only worship service taking place on that day.
8th Annual Ministry Fair
Sunday, September 11
The Ministry Fair will be held on Sunday, September 11th in the church Commons. Come early or stay late to check out the booths featuring all of the new events, studies and ministry opportunities kicking off this fall at Columbia River Foursquare. The Ministry Fair will also include a few treats and prizes, and will take place before and after both Sunday morning services.
Wednesday Family Night Kick-Off
Wednesday, September 14, 7:00 p.m.
The Wednesday Family Night service will start up again on Wednesday, September 14th at 7:00 p.m. This mid-week service offers something for all ages, singles and families, with adult worship and teaching, Columbia Kids Ministry for K-6th grade, and nursery care for infants and toddlers.
Prime Timer’s Seattle Bus Trip
Saturday, September 24
The Prime Timers Ministry welcomes everyone 55+ to a day trip to Seattle by bus on Saturday, September 24th. The cost is $30.00 per person, not including gratuity. Meet at the church at 8:00 a.m. to depart, and return home at approximately 9:00 p.m. Sign up and pay today in the Commons to attend this trip to the “Emerald City”.
The Rock Parent Email Registration
If you are the parent of a 7-12th grade student, register your email address today for The Rock Youth Ministry parent contact list. Receive up-to-date information on the latest events and ministry opportunities for your child offered at The Rock. You can also register your address by sending an email to Youth Director Miriam Rotter at email@example.com with your child's full name and the grade they will be entering this September.
There are people in our community that would like to attend church services, but cannot due to lack of reliable transportation. If you would like to provide a ride to church for someone that would like to attend, sign up today at the Information Desk in the Commons for the Transportation Ministry.
If you would like to receive up-to-date information on events and activities at Columbia River Foursquare Church, register your email address today to be added to the email database. You may sign up to receive Pastor’s Desk, Ladies’ Connection, and Prayer Chain emails.
Do you have a prayer request that you would like to share with the Prayer Chain? Email your request to firstname.lastname@example.org, or fill out a Prayer Request card at the Information Desk. Your prayer requests are then sent out to everyone that has signed up for the Prayer Chain Email List, who partner together to pray for you.
Thank You Volunteers!
A big “thank you” to everyone that served as camp staff and cabin leaders, gave scholarships or committed to pray for this year’s Youth Camp at Camp Crestview. 7-12th grade students from all over the Pacific Northwest district had an incredible week connecting with God, experiencing His awesome power to heal, save and transform lives. Thank you for helping to teach, love and bless them during a life-changing week at camp!