Articles in Category: Happenings

Aug 27 2015

The Agape Blitz

Annual Community Service Campaign

Posted in Stories, Happenings, School Partnership Network

The Agape Blitz
Since 2008 Agape Blitz has served hundreds of people in the community and partnered with groups throughout the country, as well as other agencies and non-profits in Portland. This ministry has grown from a one day blitz, into a 3 to 6 week blitz, depending on the summer and the teams coming to Portland.
Jun 14 2015

Packed with Love: Volunteers Needed

Posted in School Partnership Network, Happenings, Opportunities, School Partnership Network

Packed with Love: Volunteers Needed
The school year has come to a close and Summer Break has started. It's time for Love INC and the Packed with Love Team to begin planning for the August 8 school supply event. Each year the Beaverton Area Churches band together to encourage and resource nearly 1,000 high school and middle school students, providing school supplies, backpacks, and the embodiment of Jesus' love.
Jun 01 2015

PPS Principals Gather with Area Pastors

Posted in Stories, Happenings, School Partnership Network

PPS Principals Gather with Area Pastors
Two years in the making and well worth the effort! We're so blessed to announce that on Thursday, May 21st, the first Pastors and Principals gathering with Portland Public Schools took place at the Ambridge Center. It all began in February of 2013, when Portland Public Schools Superintendent Carole Smith met with a number of key pastoral leaders to consider the subject of church & school partnerships.