BARB BOSWELL, author of “Every time I Turn Around, I Bump into God” and “Every Time I Turn Around, I Catch a Glimpse of God,” will speak at a ladies dessert at 2 p.m. June 4 at Zion Lutheran Church, 824 N.E. Fourth Ave., Camas. All women are invited. No registration is necessary. There will be a free-will offering taken. * 360-834-4201.
COLUMBIA PASTORAL COUNSELING CENTER’S annual Interchurch Spring “Sundae” Concert begins at 6 p.m. June 5 at Trinity Lutheran Church, 309 W. 39th St. Tickets are $6. The event is a fundraiser for the Columbia Pastoral Counseling Center. * Joan Hackett, 360-696-1615.
PASTOR APPRECIATION EVENT: Members of Community A.M.E. Zion Church will host a two-day tribute to the Rev. Joyce M. Smith, senior pastor. The theme of the event is “A Charge to Keep and a God to Glorify.” A luncheon will be held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. June 11 at the Hilton Vancouver Washington, 301 W. Sixth St. Admission is $25.97 for adults, $12.98 for children ages 5 to 12 years. The Rev. Earline Garrett of the Doers of the World Ministries International in New York, N.Y., will speak at the 11 a.m. Sunday, June 12, worship service at Community A.M.E. Zion Church, 3605 E. 13th St. The Rev. T. Allen Bethel, pastor of Maranatha Church of God in Portland, will speak at 4 p.m. June 12 at Community A.M.E. Zion. * Luncheon reservations required by May 31: 360-693-6549 or email@example.com.
Mark Lowry, a gospel singer, songwriter and comedian who was formerly with the Gaither Vocal Band, will perform at 7 p.m. June 4 at New Hope Community Church, 11731 S.E. Stevens Road, Portland. * Tickets: http://www.itickets.com or 800-965-9324.