September Clips

  • Congratulations to Nick & Brittany Wong who were married June 18. And to Zeke & Kate Sanders who were married on July 29!
  • Congratulations to Jeremy & Jill Childress on the birth of their daughter, Charis Danae on July 17! And to Matt & Cathrine Segrin on the birth of their daughter, Evelyn Grace on July 28! And to Alexa & Greg Vauter on the birth of their daughter, Grace Ann on August 18!
  • August 26 BBQ & Swim highlights: cool weather, warm pools for swimming, hot barbecued food, water games led by Pastor Josh, great conversations, new friendships, and seconds and thirds of extremely delicious Umpqua ice cream supplied by our own Tony Vlastelica!
  • On Saturday, August 18, the 31st Northwest Hills Beach Olympics happened at Ona Beach. 100 middle school and high school students participated in this year’s full day of events, thanks to 25 fabulous Northwest Hills Student Ministries adult volunteers who made it all happen. After dinner, Pastor Randal gave a message from scripture about the Good News of Jesus and 3 students made first-time decisions to receive Jesus as their Savior and Lord.
  • For the third year in a row, James & Jessi Furlo served as coordinators of our Summer Sunday BBQs. Once again they did a fantastic job organizing food and supplies, and guiding the BBQ teams each week.
  • Eight energetic Northwest Hills groups and ministry teams took a turn setting-up, cooking, serving, and cleaning up our Summer Sunday BBQs. This year’s teams included Young Marrieds, LINKS, Worship Team, Parenting Teens, Children’s Ministry, College 242, Growing Families, and Welcome Team. Great job, BBQ teams!
  • The weather forecast was right on – a tsunami of fun swept through Corvallis in late August!The SonSurf Beach Blast brought some gnarly smiles to the faces of 135 kids and parents each night.And over 45 adults and 20 teens volunteered their time during the week – righteous!On Friday we went high-class with dinner and a show (mac-n-cheese and Presto the Magician).Join us next year for the SonRise National Park Family Staycation!