Cannon Beach Conference Center

Schedule 2020

  • Men’s Conference – September 25-27, 2020

    Gary Gaddini serves as Lead Pastor of Peninsula Covenant Church in Redwood City, CA, a position he has held since 2003. Before transitioning into this role, he worked for twenty-one years in student and family ministries. He earned his master of divinity from Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Deerfield, IL, in 1997. Gary’s ability to… Read more »

  • Women’s Conference – October 2-4, 2020

    Pam Farrel has a heart for women, serving for 15+ years as Director of Women’s Ministry. Pam is also a sought after speaker encouraging women from her many books with her newest, Discovering Hope in the Psalms: A Creative Biblical Experience. Pam with her husband Bill, are  international speakers, and authors of over 45 books… Read more »

  • Retirees Conference – October 5-8, 2020

    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. John and his… Read more »

  • Women’s Conference – October 16-18, 2020

    Carol Kent is a bestselling author and international speaker. With vulnerable openness, irrepressible hope, restored joy, and a sense of humor, she directs you to choices based on God’s truth. Carol holds a master’s degree in communication arts and a bachelor’s degree in speech education. Carol has been a featured speaker at Women of Faith,… Read more »

  • Couples Conference – November 6-8, 2020

    Bill and Pam Farrel have made it their life’s work to help people succeed in their own lives, and be men and women after God’s heart. Their book Men Are Like Waffles, Women Are Like Spaghetti launched them into the publishing arena with material that connected and spoke to a broad audience. Engaging, fun, and… Read more »

  • Grandparenting with Purpose Conference – November 13-15, 2020

    Dr. Ray Pritchard serves as the president of Keep Believing Ministries. Ministering extensively overseas, speaking at conferences, and appearing on Christian radio and television talk shows, Ray focuses on evangelism and encouragement to spread the hope of Jesus Christ through the world. For 27 years he pastored churches in Los Angeles, Dallas and Chicago, and… Read more »

  • Thanksgiving Conference – November 26-29, 2020

    Dr. Jerry Benjamin travels extensively as an “Itinerant Bible Teacher,” proclaiming the simple singular message of the living and indwelling Lord Jesus. Jerry’s Jewish upbringing adds rich insights while interweaving themes and practical applications, all concentrating on the Person and work of the Lord Jesus Christ. His purpose is to introduce sinners to their Savior, and… Read more »

  • Christmas Conference – December 11-13, 2020

    Ed Underwood is Executive Officer and Lead Counselor of Recentered Group, and every year helps dozens of churches become healthy and thrive by loving one another in ways that build a high trust leadership culture and by equipping leaders to cultivate a disciple making community. Ed brings over forty years of experience as a lead pastor in… Read more »

  • Couples Conference – April 16-18, 2021

    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 – April 30-May 2, 2021

    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 »

  • Retirees Conference – May 3-6, 2021

    Dr. Ray Pritchard serves as the president of Keep Believing Ministries. Ministering extensively overseas, speaking at conferences, and appearing on Christian radio and television talk shows, Dr. Pritchard focuses on evangelism and encouragement to spread the hope of Jesus Christ through all the world. For 27 years he pastored churches in Los Angeles, Dallas and… Read more »

  • Women’s Conference – May 21-23, 2021

    Donna Jones is more than a Bible teacher, she is a self-described Bible explainer. A colorful storyteller who combines Biblical truth with real-life anecdotes, her messages not only help listeners understand God’s Word, but most important, grasp how to live it out in real life. A sought after national and international speaker, Donna has spoken from coast… Read more »

  • Peter Chin
    Memorial Day Family Conference – May 28-31, 2021

    Peter Chin is a writer, speaker, and advocate for racial reconciliation. A graduate of Yale University and Fuller Seminary, he has pastored and planted churches in Los Angeles, Virginia, Washington D.C. and Seattle, and now serves as lead pastor of Rainier Avenue Church located in one of the most culturally diverse zip codes of the… Read more »

  • Military & First Responder Families Conference – June 4-6, 2021

    Corie Weathers was named the 2015 Armed Forces Insurance Military Spouse of the Year® where she advocated for mental health issues and served as a media correspondent consulting for command teams, and speaking to groups on issues regarding PTSD, grief, and marriage. She traveled to Turkey, Iraq, Afghanistan, and the Persian Gulf with Secretary of… Read more »

  • Women’s Conference – June 11-13, 2021

    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 »

  • Family Conference – June 21-26, 2021

    25% Discount (lodging, meals and program) Dr. Jerry Benjamin travels extensively as an “Itinerant Bible Teacher,” proclaiming the simple singular message of the living and indwelling Lord Jesus. Jerry’s Jewish upbringing adds rich insights while interweaving themes and practical applications, all concentrating on the Person and work of the Lord Jesus Christ. His purpose is to introduce… Read more »

  • Family Conference – June 27-July 3, 2021

    25% Discount (lodging, meals and program) Ed Underwood is Executive Officer and Lead Counselor of Recentered Group, and every year helps dozens of churches become healthy and thrive by loving one another in ways that build a high trust leadership culture and by equipping leaders to cultivate a disciple making community. Ed brings over forty years of experience… Read more »

  • Family Conference – July 4-10, 2021

    Josh White is the founding pastor of Door of Hope Church in Portland, OR and currently serves there as the Vision and Teaching Pastor. Josh is also the founder of Deeper Well Records. When not making music or leading the church, Josh loves to spend his time reading and hanging out with his wife, Darcy… Read more »

  • Family Conference – July 11-17, 2021

    A.J. Swoboda is associate professor of Bible, theology, and World Christianity at Northwest Christian University. As well, he leads a Doctor of Ministry program around the Holy Spirit and Leadership at Fuller Seminary.  He also served for ten years as the lead pastor at Theophilus, an urban church in Portland. He has written books on… Read more »

  • Family Conference – July 18-24, 2021

    Dennis Keating is known for his enthusiasm for clearly teaching God’s Word and caring for people in all life stages. After serving 40 years as a Pastor at Emmanuel Faith Community Church in Escondido, Dennis founded and leads Grateful Shepherd Ministries that is focused upon providing help and leadership for pastors and churches. He received… Read more »

  • Family Conference – July 25-July 31, 2021

    Jim Burns is the President of HomeWord and the Executive Director of the HomeWord Center for Youth and Family at Azusa Pacific University. He has close to 2 million resources in print in 30 languages. He primarily writes and speaks on the values of HomeWord which are: Strong Marriages, Confident Parents, Empowered Kids, and Healthy… Read more »

  • Family Conference – August 1-7, 2021

    René Schlaepfer is Senior Pastor of Twin Lakes Church near Santa Cruz, CA. His superbly clear and humorous teaching always results in Jesus transforming many lives through His Word. René is an author with his most recent book, Chasing David. He lives in Santa Cruz with his wife Laurie. Bill Butterworth’s public speaking experience coupled with seminary… Read more »

  • Family Conference – August 8-14, 2021

    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 faith… Read more »

  • Family Conference – August 15-21, 2021

    Each year, the Conference Center sponsors many Bible conferences for a variety of groups, including families, women, couples, retirees, men and military families. Everyone is welcome to register for these conferences.  Programs include two sessions each day of Bible teaching on a subject appropriate for the group, separate age-graded programs for the kids (during summer… Read more »

  • Family Conference – August 22-28, 2021

    Charles Price is Senior Pastor of The Peoples Church in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.  Charles also teaches via a weekly hour-long program, Living Truth, broadcast by television and radio coast to coast across Canada and internationally. He is a compelling and popular Bible teacher, well-known and respected internationally. SCHEDULE Sunday 4:00-6:00 Registration 5:30 Dinner 7:30 Evening… Read more »

  • Family Conference – August 29-September 3, 2021

    Chuck Bomar served nine years at Cornerstone Church in Simi Valley, California before moving to Portland, Oregon in 2008. There he planted Colossae Church and out of this church, a total of three churches have now been planted. In addition to being embedded into the city through strategic relationships with civic leaders in the school… Read more »

  • Labor Day Family Conference – September 3-6, 2021

    Each year, the Conference Center sponsors many Bible conferences for a variety of groups, including families, women, couples, retirees, men and military families. Everyone is welcome to register for these conferences.  Programs include two sessions each day of Bible teaching on a subject appropriate for the group, separate age-graded programs for the kids (during summer… Read more »