While many of you have had to cancel or postpone your events, please continue to stay close to Jesus! 

This is a time to practice the pause.

"Draw near to God and He will draw near to you."  James 4:8


March 5              New Horizons Group Luncheon, Bethel Church                                                                           Chehalis, WA

All events were cancelled for the rest of 2020 and 2021.


June 18              Community-Wide Event, benefiting Relay for Life. Trinity Lutheran Church.  Love Offering for RFL.   Vancouver, WA

Sept 8-11           Not Available

Sept 20-22         Not Available

Sept 28              Rainier Community Church of God Ladies Kick-off event                                                                   Rainier, OR

Oct 18-19           Harrison Baptist Church Community-Wide Ladies Retreat.    Open to all ladies                                   Harrison, ID

Nov 10-14          Not Available

Dec 7                St Paul Lutheran Ladies Luncheon                                                                                                   Toledo, WA


Feb 12             The Summit Church Ladies Night                                                                                              Enumclaw, WA

March 2-4       Our Savior Lutheran Church Ladies Retreat, Issaquah, WA                                                        North Bend, WA

May 4-7           Frio River Baptist Association Women's Retreat at HEB Camp                                                  Leakey, TX

May 11-12       Mother-Daughter Retreat, Royal Ridges Camp                                                                          Yacolt, WA.

                           ( Camp info:  royalridges.org.   horses@royalridges.org.  360.686.3737)

June 2              Bethel Lutheran Church Woman's Breakfast                                                                              Brush Prairie, WA

Sept 9-20        Unavailable                                            

Sept 22             United Methodist Women District Meeting, Fircrest UMC                                                    Tacoma, WA

Sept 27            Bethany Lutheran Church Ladies Dinner                                                                                    Longview, WA

Oct  13            Columbia River Bible Church Women's Retreat      (moved from May date)                                 Rainier, OR
Nov 4-9           Unavailable
Nov 17             Freedom Foursquare Church Bazaar  660 SE 160th  (bring a canned food item to donate)        Portland, OR                                                              

Previous Events


Limited speaking engagements available for the first quarter of the year due to family health issues.  Thank you.

March 17-19    First Friends Church, Vancouver, WA Ladies Retreat                                                                 Twin Rocks, OR

May 6               Beaverton Nazarene Church, Ladies Tea . 2:30 p.m.                                                                   Beaverton, OR

May 13             Not Available.  My son is receiving his PhD!  Road Trip!

June 24            Ladies Event, fundraiser for RFL   2 p.m.  Valley at the Heights                                                 Longview, WA

Sept 29-30       Toutle Christian Church Ladies Retreat                                                                                      Toutle, WA

Nov 17-18        *Undaunted Conference  (one of four guest speakers)    New Song Church                               Portland, OR

                          Friday Nov 17, concert with Undaunted, featuring, Deborah Greenidge, Gerutha  Greenidge and Georgene Rice

                             Saturday Conference ,TRUST, The Journey  from Fear to Faith.  Register at: www.UndauntedMinistries.org

Dec 11                 Woodland Rotary Club, Oak Tree Restaurant                                                                                            Woodland, WA



April 14          Community Wide Ladies Night Out.  Valley Christian Fellowship on the Heights     6:30 p.m.  OPEN TO ALL LADIES.

                       3136 Columbia Heights   Donations for Relay for Life   "Reach Out and Touch ... "                  Longview, WA                        

April  23          Lutheran Women's Mission League, Messiah Lutheran Church                                                Kenmore, WA

April 30           Columbia Bible Church  ladies event.                                                                                       Rainier, OR

May 7              Women's Brunch, Springwater Nazarene Church                                                                      Gresham, OR

July 30             Book signing,  1-3 p.m. Luckman's Coffee Company, 1230 Lewis River Rd                              Woodland, WA

August 13       Cowlitz/Wahkiakum County Relay for Life Luminaria  Speaker                                                 Kelso, WA

August 16        The Georgene Rice Show, KPDQ 93.9   4:30 p.m.                                                                     Portland, OR

August 19       Lodi Community Church Women's Luncheon                                                                             Lodi, CA

November 4-6  Bethel Baptist (Aumsville, OR) ladies retreat                                                                           Newport, OR

November 12   Book Signing,  Old Town Battle Grounds Coffee Shop  1-3 p.m. 316 E Main St                       Battle Ground, WA

November 19   Book Signing, Snowflake Bazaar 10-4 p.m.  Woodland Primary School, 600 Bozarth St          Woodland, WA

December 1     Firm Foundation Christian School Ladies Tea                                                                           Battle Ground, WA

December 10    UNAVAILABLE


March  28      Author's Booksigning, The Gift Gallery                                                                                         Tumwater, WA

April  11          United Methodist Women's District Meeting, Keynote                                                                 Olympia, WA

April 28          Ladies Night Out at Valley Christian Fellowship, 7 p.m.   2911 Pacific Way (off Ocean Beach Hwy).                                                                            All women welcome. Dessert served.  Free event. Love offering for Relay for Life                                                 Longview, WA

May 9              Westside Community Church Ladies Luncheon                                                                                Aloha, OR

August 27-Sept 1                                                                                                                                                     Roanoke, VA   

Contact Lisette at 540.314.2133 or email lisimarie3@gmail.com for times and locations of the following events:  

August 27       Gathering of women at Lisette Franko's home.   6:30 p.m.  "heavy appetizers"      

August 28        Fellowship Community Church Ladies Gathering, Cynthia Fralin's home     10 a.m. - 12 p.m.      lunch  

August 28        East Gate Nazarene Church   6:45 p.m. dessert and coffee

August 29        Grandin Court Baptist Church  Evening event   (time TBA)

August 30        Harvest Ministries  12:30 p.m. luncheon

Sept 1              Faith Alliance Ladies event, Emily Hamilton's home    7 p.m    snacks     

Oct  8-10         Hope 4 Women International Annual Convention,     Rachel Cinader   Rachel@h4wi.org                Phoenix, AZ                  

Dec 13             Unavailable.   

Dec 23             Glenwood Retirement Village Event    1:30 p.m.                                                                                           Vancouver, WA                


January 16     Pete and Brenda in the Morning Book Club Event 7pm at New Seasons                                          Happy Valley, OR

April 25-27    Yacolt Evangelical Free Church Women's Retreat at Cannon Beach Conference Center                Cannon Beach, OR

May 3             Community Presbyterian Church Women's Event     "Grandma's Hankies"                                        Buckley, WA     

May 30-June 1  Valley Christian Fellowship, Longview, WA Women's Retreat at  Falls Creek Retreat Center     Raymond, WA

June 23.           Community-Wide Ladies Night Out,  7 p.m.   East Park Church.            All ladies welcome!         Vancouver, WA


Sept 20           United Methodist Women  District Meeting and Spiritual Day Retreat                                      Lakewood, WA

Oct 11              Lytle United Methodist Church "Encouragement and Blessings"                                                  Lytle, TX

                         10am-2pm 2 Sessions, lunch included. OPEN TO ALL WOMEN! BRING A FRIEND OR TWO!

                 Event is FREE.  (Love offering accepted.)  To RSVP, contact Laurie Beth Scantlin at LBScantlin@yahoo.com.

Oct 11               Frio River Baptist Association, Ladies Night Out at Association Office.                                   Pearsall, TX    

                         6:30 pm Dessert!  FREE!  (Love offering accepted.)                                                        

                         For information contact Laurie Beth at the Association Office, 830.334.2061





Feb 22-24 Yamhill (OR) Christian Church Women's Retreat at Christian Renewal Center                                  Silverton, OR

March 9 Grace Community Church Women's Tea                                                                                                Surprise, AZ

March 30  Relay for Life Bazaar. Signing books.  11-3 Hazel Dell Grange 7509 NE Hazel Dell Ave                   Vancouver, WA

April 6 Hope Baptist Church Women's Tea                                                                                                          Union, OR  

 April 12 Hope Fellowship 6:30 pm Friday 528 S. Cannon  509.994.1965                                                          Spokane, WA

 May 4 Ladies Luncheon, Woodland Baptist Church                                                                                           Woodland, WA

May 10-11  Mother-Daughter Retreat at Royal Ridges Retreat                                                                          Yacolt, WA

May 19  Woodland Seventh Day Adventist Church Women's Event.  (Time to be determined)                          Woodland, WA

June 5  Puyallup Methodist Church Women's Dinner  6:30 pm                                                                           Puyallup, WA

July 16 Exodus Christian Fellowship  7:00 pm   Love offering for Relay for Life                                               Longview, WA

July 27  The Gift Gallery   11-4 pm.  Booksigning with other authors and FOOD served.  5113 Capitol Blvd SE  Tumwater, WA

August 10  10 am. Relay for Life of Cowlitz/Wahkiakum County opening ceremonies/survivors                           Longview, WA

Oct 11-13 MacArthur Blvd Christian Church, Vanc. WA. Womens' Retreat at Aldersgate                                  Turner, OR

Oct 19  The Gift Gallery   11-3 pm.  Booksigning with other authors and FOOD served.  5113 Capitol Blvd SE    Tumwater, WA

Oct 28  Peace Health Hospital, Cancer Support Group  6:30 pm                                                                          Longview, WA

Nov 8-10  Creator Lutheran Church (Bonney Lake, WA) Women's Retreat at Berachah at Buck Creek               Greenwater, WA

Nov 21    "Pete and Brenda in the Morning" Book Club.  7 pm. Mt Scott Church                                                   Portland, OR

Dec 14    Not available.










April 27-29 Adventure of Faith Church Women's Retreat at Miracle Ranch Port Orchard, WA

May 5 Wapato Community Church Women's Event Gaston, OR

May 19 Oberlin Church Women's Event Steilacoom, WA

June 26 Relay for Life "Block Party" Hazel Dell Plaze 6pm-8pm Vancouver, WA

June 30 Morrow County Relay for Life Luminaria Celebration Heppner, OR

July 1 Willow Creek Baptist Church Women's Tea Heppner, OR

July 15 Relay for Life Meet & Greet at Latte Da Coffee House & Wine Bar Vancouver, WA

1-3:30 pm 205 E 30th St, Vancouver (Live blues music 2-4)

July 21-21 Vancouver Relay for Life, Columbia River High School Vancouver, WA

August 26 Villages Community Chapel, Preaching San Jose, CA

Sept 14-16 McKenzie Road Baptist Church, Olympia, WA Women's Retreat Lakes Retreat Center, Ravensdale, WA

Sept 21-23 East Woods Presbyterian (Vancouver, WA) Women's Retreat at Menucha Corbett, OR

Nov 6 Meet & Greet Booksigning, Crown Books, Westfield Shoppingtown, 1-4pm Vancouver, WA

December 8 East Park Church Women's Tea (2 seatings) Vancouver, WA




January 14-16                       Grace Point Church (Albany, OR) Women’s Retreat                     Lincoln City, OR

February 18-20                      Beaverton Nazarene Women’s Retreat at Aldersgate                  Turner, OR

May 21                                 Trinity Lutheran Church, Women’s Luncheon                              Gresham, OR

June 4                                  Zoar Lutheran Church, Women’s Dessert                                    Camas, WA

September 10                        Beaverton Christian Church, Women’s Brunch                            Beaverton, OR

December 3                          Westside Community Church Women’s Luncheon                        Beaverton, OR



February 19-21                    Beaverton Nazarene Women’s Retreat at Aldersgate                      Turner, OR        

March 18                               First Christian Church Women’s Luncheon                                   Longview, WA

April 23-25                            St Matthew’s Lutheran Church (Beaverton, OR) Women's Retrea   Cannon Beach, OR                                             

May 1                                     Longview Nazarene Church Women’s Tea                                   Longview, WA

May 6                                     Williamina Free Methodist Church Women’s Dinner                     Willamina, OR

May 7                                     Salmon Creek Methodist Church Women’s Tea                            Vancouver, WA

August 27-28                          Oakdale Baptist Church Women’s Retreat                                   Rock Hill, SC

September 22                         Book Signing, A Cup of Cold Water Bookstore                              Lacey, WA

October 15-17                        Castle Rock (WA) Christian Church Women’s Retreat, Anderson Lodge    Yale, WA    

November 19                         Epiphany Lutheran Church Women’s Night Out                            Kenmore, WA

November 26                          Book Signing, Crown Books                                                         Vancouver, WA

December 4                          First Lutheran Church Women’s Breakfast                                     Poulsbo, WA

December 13                       Rotary Club Luncheon                                                                   Woodland, WA



January 16-17                       Our Savior Lutheran Church Women’s Conference                     Lake Oswego, OR

February 7                            Bethel Lutheran Church Women’s Conference                             Brush Prairie, WA

February 28                          Columbia Presbyterian Church (Vancouver, WA)  Luncheon      Vancouver, WA

March 13-15                         St John’s Lutheran Church (Vancouver,WA) Women’s Retreat  Cannon Beach, OR

April 8                                    Community Presbyterian Church Women’s Conference             Cannon Beach, OR

April 25                                  Capital City PNAC Gathering (Church Librarians)                           Salem, OR  

May 9                                     Zoar Lutheran Church Women’s Luncheon                                    Canby, OR

May 16                                   First Presbyterian Church Women’s Luncheon                             North Bend, OR

May 29-30                             First Presbyterian Church (Kennewick, WA) Retreat, Menucha Corbett, OR

October 23-24                     Community-Wide Women’s Conference                                        Woodland, WA

December 5                          Trinity Lutheran Church, Women’s Breakfast at the Fort             Vancouver, WA


January 19                               Church Librarians Gathering                                                                   Portland, OR

February 8                               First United Methodist Church Luncheon                                               Vancouver, WA

February 9                               Book signing, Crown Books                                                                    Vancouver, WA

February 16                             Book Release Party,                                                                                Woodland, WA

“Every Time I Turn Around, I Catch a Glimpse of God”

March 7-9                               Calvary Community Church Women’s Retreat                                       Longview, WA

April 12                                   United Methodist Women’s Conference                                               Ridgefield, WA

April 17                                   Toutle Christian Fellowship, Women’s Tea                                           Toutle, WA

April 25-27                              Fremont Presbyterian Church (Sacramento) Women’s Retreat

at Zephyr Point Conference Center                        Lake Tahoe, CA

May 3                                      Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, Friendship Tea                                  Battle Ground, WA

May 10                                    First Presbyterian Church Women’s Event                                             Klamath Falls, OR

May 11                                    First Presbyterian Church, Preaching three services                              Klamath Falls, OR

June 27                                    Church Librarians Annual Conference                                                    Portland, OR

July 10-17                                Christian Booksellers Convention                                                           Orlando, FL

July 31                                     God-Tube Interview

September 3                           The Debbie Chavez Radio Show

September 12-14                    Liberty Bible Church Women’s Retreat at Menucha                             Corbett, OR

September 23                         KAXL Radio, The Morning Drive                                                              Bakersfield, CA

September 26-28                    WELCA Women’s Retreat                                                                      Fresno, CA

October 3-5                             Shepherd of the Hills Presbyterian Church Women’s Retreat              Puyallup, WA

November 22                          Lutheran Church of the Ascension Dinner Event                                    Citrus Heights, CA

December 6                            Book signing, Crown Books                                                                    Vancouver, WA



January 14                               Pitt Community Church Women’s Luncheon                                          Baudette, MN

January 15                               Relay for Life Event                                                                                                Baudette, MN

February 3-4                           Our Savior Lutheran Church Women’s Retreat                                      Issaquah, WA

February 23-25                       Little Church on the Prairie Women’s Retreat                                       Lakewood, WA 

March 3                                   1st Presbyterian Church Women’s Conference                                       Klamath Falls, OR

March 24                                 Health Fair                                                                                              Belfair, WA

April 14                                   Emmanuel Lutheran Church Luncheon                                                   Moses Lake, WA

April 20-22                              Women’s Retreat, Olympic Pen. Churches                                            Port Angeles, WA

April 23-25                              Glacier Presbyterian Church Women’s Gathering                                 Helena, MT

April 27-29                              Harvest Community Church Women’s Retreat                                      Camas, WA

May 5                                      Mother-Daughter Event, Calvary AOG                                                   Brookings, OR

May 12                                    Zoar Lutheran Church Women’s Luncheon                                            Canby, OR

May 18                                    Alaska NW Synod Presbyterian Women’s Gathering                            Tacoma, WA

May 19                                    Peninsula Lutheran Church Women’s Luncheon                                    Gig Harbor, WA

September 19-21                    St Andrews Lutheran Church Women’s Retreat                                    Bellevue, WA

October 19-21                         1st Presbyterian Church Women’s Retreat                                             Vancouver, WA

October 27-28                         Community-Wide Women’s Conference                                               Woodland, WA      

November 2-4                         MacArthur Christian Church Women’s Retreat at Aldersgate              Vancouver, WA


Barb has spoken across the United States and crossed the border into Canada.  If you would like to see events before 2007, contact Barb.



































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