Cannon Beach Conference Center

Schedule

  • Family Conference – June 24-July 1, 2017

    25% Discount (lodging, meals and program). Dr. Kent DelHousaye is the Senior Pastor at Bethany Bible Church and an Adjunct Professor at Grand Canyon University in Phoenix, AZ. He has a Master of Divinity degree in Biblical Communication from Phoenix Seminary. As a speaker and avid writer, his interests are in cultural apologetics and virtue ethics. Kent… Read more »

  • Family Conference – July 1-5, 2017 (split week)

    Dr. Mark Bailey, the president of Dallas Theological Seminary, assumed the presidency after years of service as both a professor in the Bible Exposition department and as the Vice President for Academic Affairs. In addition to his years at DTS, he has pastored various churches in Arizona and Texas. He was a seminar instructor for… Read more »

  • Family Conference – July 5-8, 2017 (split week)

    Dr. Luis Palau and his ministry have shared the Gospel with more than 1 billion people through evangelistic events and media. He has spoken in person to 30 million people in 75 countries with more than 1 million registered decisions for Jesus Christ. He has authored close to 50 books, contributed articles on issues of… Read more »

  • Family Conference – July 8-15, 2017

    Rene Schlaepfer is senior pastor of Twin Lakes Church (www.tlc.org) near Santa Cruz, California. His superbly clear and humorous teaching always results in Jesus transforming many lives through His Word. Rene is a former broadcaster whose voice may be familiar from the internationally syndicated program The Story Behind The Song, from his morning show on… Read more »

  • Family Conference – July 15-22, 2017

    Dr. Gary Thomas is a bestselling author and international speaker whose ministry brings people closer to Christ and closer to others. He unites the study of Scripture, church history, and the Christian classics to foster spiritual growth and deeper relationships within the Christian community. Gary’s books have been translated into more than a dozen languages… Read more »

  • Family Conference – July 22-29, 2017

    Randy Remington is the Senior Pastor of the Beaverton Foursquare Church, a large multi-ethnic and multi-generational church in the Portland Metro area. Randy and his wife Sandy have been married for 25 years and have three teenage sons. Together, they have ministered extensively on marriage and family in conferences, retreats and seminars with a primary… Read more »

  • Family Conference – July 29-August 5, 2017

    Dr. Ron Allen is Senior Professor of Bible Exposition at Dallas Theological Seminary. In addition to his teaching responsibilities, Dr. Allen ministers as a guest professor or lecturer in schools in North America and in numerous countries abroad. He preaches in churches across the country, speaks at Bible conferences, regularly leads study tours in Israel, Turkey,… Read more »

  • Family Conference – August 5-12, 2017

    Dennis Keating is senior pastor of Emmanuel Faith Community Church in Escondido, California. Dennis is a popular retreat and conference speaker with a dynamic style of teaching and easily connects with his audience.Dennis placed his personal faith in Jesus Christ after hearing the gospel at Forest Home Christian Conference Center in 1972. He received his… Read more »

  • Family Conference – August 12-19, 2017

    Ed Underwood is the Senior Pastor of the historic Church of the Open Door in Glendora, California. His practical messages are drawn from a deep understanding and love for people and love for God’s Word.  Ed, in addition to his many years pastoring, has been a fire fighter, commissioned Army Officer, and a man that enjoys… Read more »

  • Family Conference – August 20-26, 2017

    Bill Farrel is well-studied, interesting, engaging and fun. Bill holds a master’s of divinity with an emphasis in practical theology and counseling. He has experience as a Lead Pastor for 15 years, a youth pastor, and more recently, the Small Groups Pastor for Dr. David Jeremiah. Bill is a popular speaker for men’s groups including Promise… Read more »

  • Family Conference – August 26-September 1, 2017

    Matt Hannan is the lead pastor of New Heights Church in Vancouver, WA. Under his leadership, New Heights has grown from a church of a few hundred to a multi-site church with eleven services in four different locations. Additionally, he has served as key leader in a Northwest Church Planting, an organization that provides training, coaching… Read more »

  • Labor Day Family Conference – September 1-4, 2017

    Gary Gaddini is lead pastor at Peninsula Covenant Church in Redwood City, California. Very much a pastor, he also has a long track record in student and family ministry. Gary shares a practical perspective throughout his Biblical teaching. Gary earned a BS in Business Management from Sacramento State University, (which he affectionately refers to as the Harvard of the West)… Read more »

  • Women’s Conference – September 15-17, 2017

    Julie Barnhill hilarious delivery, “sanctified sarcasm” and authentic confessions coupled with rock solid confidence and knowledge in biblical truth has earned Julie the reputation for being warm, accessible, and a conduit for life-long change. As a popular keynote speaker, sought after media guest, and dynamic radio personality, Julie’s Bible teaching  is communicated in a honest and winsome… Read more »

  • Men’s Conference – September 22-24, 2017

    Bryan Loritts is the Lead Pastor of Abundant Life Christian Fellowship in Silicon Valley. A graduate of Cairn University (formerly Philadelphia College of Bible) and Talbot School of Theology, Bryan Loritts was recently voted one of the top thirty emerging Christian leaders. He is the co-founder of Fellowship Memphis, where he served as Lead Pastor… Read more »

  • Retirees Conference – October 2-5, 2017

    John Nagle has led vibrant growing churches in California, Oregon and Washington. Cannon Beach guests enjoy Pastor John’s faithfulness to Scripture and ability to apply God’s Truth to everyday life. With a great sense of humor and a teacher’s heart, John will captivate listeners with stories and life application of Biblical truths. SCHEDULE Monday 4:00-6:30… Read more »

  • Women’s Conference – October 6-8, 2017

    Ellie Lofaro’s message is a wonderful blend of plainspoken truth, common sense practicality and disarming humor. Drawing from the context of real life, she deftly handles the Word of God and steadily directs her audiences to consider what concerns them in light of God’s timeless truths. With her trademark quick wit and convincing demeanor, she… Read more »

  • Women’s Conference – October 20-22, 2017

    Dr. RoseAnne Coleman uses the Bible, humor, and personal life experiences to delight and draw in her audiences. An educator with a doctorate in English, her experiences span both public and Christian education. RoseAnne is skillful in communicating and helping people grasp the Gospel, seeing God in everyday life, and in everyday experiences. Although she… Read more »

  • Couples Conference – November 3-5, 2017

    Dr. Jim Burns is the President of HomeWord and the Executive Director of the HomeWord Center for Youth and Family at Azusa Pacific University. Jim’s Biblical teachings are fun, enjoyable, practical, and grace-filled. You will laugh, be inspired and walk away with great tools for a healthier and deeper marriage relationship. He has close to 2… Read more »

  • Biblical Finance Conference – November 10-12, 2017

    Dr. John Thornton is a CPA with a Ph.D. in Accounting from Washington State University. He is the L.P. and Bobbi Leung Chair of Accounting Ethics at Azusa Pacific University where he directs the School of Accounting. John starts where financial gurus end. An enthusiastic communicator, John shares his ten biggest “a-ha” principles from his… Read more »

  • Thanksgiving Conference – November 23-26, 2017

    Dr. Ron Allen is Senior Professor of Bible Exposition at Dallas Theological Seminary. In addition to his teaching responsibilities, Dr. Allen ministers as a guest professor or lecturer in schools in North America and in numerous countries abroad. He preaches in churches across the country, speaks at Bible conferences, regularly leads study tours in Israel, Turkey,… Read more »

  • Christmas Conference – December 8-10, 2017

    Dr. Art Azurdia is Senior Minister of Word and Worship at Trinity Church and Associate Professor of Pastoral Theology and Director of Pastoral Mentoring at Western Seminary in Portland, Oregon. He is a native of the San Francisco Bay Area, having attended the California State University at Hayward where he received a B. A. in… Read more »

  • Couples Conference – April 13-15, 2018

    The title of this popular conference is Solomon, Sex & Marriage a frank, honest, and biblical walk through The Song of Solomon and how it relates to marriage, including life behind the bedroom door. Shane & Phyllis Womack regularly teach marriage and couples workshops and will address difficult issues like: How to eliminate sexual refusal;… Read more »

  • Women’s Conference – May 4-6, 2018

    Liz Curtis Higgs messages are biblical, encouraging, down-to-earth, and profoundly funny, helping both sisters and seekers embrace the truth of God’s amazing, unchanging grace. Women of Faith, Women of Joy, Moody Women, Women of Virtue, Women Who Worship, Christian Women Communicating International are just a few ministries being impacted by her teaching. Liz’s dedication to platform ministry has not gone… Read more »

  • Retirees Conference – May 7-10, 2018

    Stuart Briscoe is known for his logic and wit. Stuart Briscoe has been preaching since he was just 17 years old. He has an in-depth intellectual perspective in his Bible teaching, dry English humor, and practical application that ties it all together. Now, edging close to 80 years young, he shows no sign of slowing… Read more »

  • Women’s Conference – May 18-20, 2018

    Poppy Smith is transparent, funny, challenging, and grounded in Scripture. With her warm personality and passion for communicating life-changing truths, Poppy inspires audiences here and overseas to thrive spiritually, personally and relationally. She is an award winning author and has written six books to help readers live spiritually successful and fulfilling lives. Poppy is British,… Read more »

  • Memorial Day Family Conference – May 25-28, 2018

    Dr. Art Azurdia is Senior Minister of Word and Worship at Trinity Church and Associate Professor of Pastoral Theology and Director of Pastoral Mentoring at Western Seminary in Portland, Oregon. Art’s style is to the point and deeply biblical with a resounding connection to his audience. He is a frequent speaker at various national and international… Read more »

  • Military & First Responder Families Conference – June 1-3, 2018

    Co-sponsored with Branches of Valor a ministry to service members, veterans, first responders and their families struggling with service-related stress and trauma. This conference is designed to honor our troops, first responders and their families and to provide a safe, relaxing environment with practical resources, supportive connections, and Biblical solutions. Several workshops will be offered… Read more »

  • Women’s Conference – June 8-10, 2018

    Allison Allen loves weaving Biblical teaching and acting pieces together in unexpected ways. Saddleback Church, Living the Faith, and Campus Crusade’s National Women’s Conference are just a few of the places where she has recently taught. She started speaking by believing that God is a better door opener than she ever could hope to be. As He opened doors,… Read more »