July Activities 2021

Click HERE for many more locally-hosted online activities! As venues are able to open for in-person activities, this website calendar will be updated. There are about 20 choices of food-for-the-soul devotions each week, as well as discussions.


Online Dialog: Wayfarers on a Spiritual Journey: Thursday, July 22, 7:00 pm. You are warmly invited to join in for a brief talk followed by plenty of time for questions. Let’s share meaningful conversation!

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Online Dialog: Gladstone, Friday July 30, 7:00 pm. Please consider joining us for some thoughtful conversation and fellowship. For more information, please call Jack and Leslie at 503 803-8796 or Mary at 503 995-8959.


Fireside Chats with BahaiTeachings:

Each week, we’re hosting two informal conversations: Wednesday and Sunday evenings. Join us via Zoom, learn more about the Baha’i Faith, and get your questions answered live! Simply RSVP and the link will be delivered to your inbox.

Your Soul’s Journey: Intro to the Baha’i Faith; Wednesday July 7, 2021. The Baha’i Faith offers guidance and daily practices for creating a full, rich, and meaningful life. Learn more about the seeker’s path, and how you can find your way through darkness, into light. With Andreana Lefton. 5 pm PT/8 pm ET.

See upcoming chat sessions at: https://bahai.chat/

Barbara Talley and Friends: Reflections on the Pupil of the Eye Movement, Jul 10, 2021 02:15 PM in Eastern Time (US and Canada) Barbara Talley has been working in diversity, conflict resolution, effective communications, leadership, and race unity for over forty years and has continuously offered programs professionally and in her community. In addition to training, she is a member of the National Speakers Association, a motivational speaker, and an author of six books. Her primary focus over the past two years has been in uplifting people of color, especially people of African descent.

Upcoming Courses from The Wilmette Institute:

Pearls of Bounty: Selections from the Prayers, Tablets, and Talks of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá, begins July 8. In this new short course we will study the Writings of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá contained in “Pearls of Bounty.” Published especially for the occasion of the centenary of the passing of ‘Abdu’l-Bahá, Pearls of Bounty is a new collection of prayers, Tablets, and talks of the Master translated into English and prepared for publication over the years in the course of the work at the Bahá’í World Centre.

Educating Through the Bahá’í Revelation: Developing the gems of inestimable value, begins July 15. Increase your understanding of the unique wisdom found in the Bahá’í Faith about both the education of children and the lifelong learning of everyone.

Listen to Wilmette Institute podcasts.

Like us on Facebook: “Portland Metro Baha’i Community,” “Baha’i Center of Lake Oswego” “Baha’i Faith of Newberg Oregon” “Baha’is of Forest Grove.”

For more information about the Bahá’í Faith, please visit https://www.bahai.us/ Another option may be your local public library. (Hint: search “Bahai”) For Spanish-language resources, see https://www.bahaipanel.org/