Past Events

Girls Night Out: Paint Night!

girlfriends | treats | creativity We’re doing it again! Join us at another Paint Night as our artist Kim Tallan guides you in painting your interpretation of the evening’s selected piece. We provide everything you’ll need: canvas, paints, brushes, and even a smock. It’s simple and completely stress free! Everyone gets a gold star! Absolutely…

Connect Event

If you’ve already been our guest at one of our Sunday services, your next step in getting connected at Morning Star is coming to our Connect event. No matter who you are, connecting at a larger church can be confusing or even intimidating. But we at Morning Star believe that there is nothing more important than being connected to…

Mama Tribe: Mommy-Hood and Marriage – Shaping Souls and Wife Goals

Have you ever felt like you’ve fallen short juggling your roles as a mom and/or wife? You’re NOT alone! Join us as Women’s Ministry Director Jen Tompkins interviews guest Lauren Enns (director of IF:Salem) about raising our little ones while also devoting time and investing in our marriages. Lauren will share about some of the ups…

CR 10th Anniversary Celebration

Join us Tuesday, September 12 as we celebrate 10 years of ministry at our Celebrate Recovery Anniversary Celebration! We have a special evening planned with a complimentary BBQ dinner starting at 5 pm, teaching from Guest Speaker Pastor Scott Nelson, coin presentations, and more! We want to invite anyone and everyone to celebrate with us! I hope…

Bridge 45 Fun Day: FootGolf

Registrations are now closed for this event. Parents don’t forget: Drop off at the club at 3:45pm. Pickup at the club by 6:15pm. Appropriate attire is required: Collared shirts No cleats No athletic shorts Bring your own soccer ball.

Backpack Blessing Motorcycle Delivery Day

  All bikers are invited to help deliver backpacks on Sunday, August 27 for Backpack Blessing. We will leave from the church offices after the morning services at 1 pm. Anyone who has a bike and is willing to ride around Salem for a few hours delivering school supplies and joy to kids in our…

Backpack Blessing 2017

Will you fill a backpack? In our continuing uncertain economy, families are having to stretch their incomes like never before . . . and $50-ish of school supplies (per child!) may prove extremely difficult for already struggling families. You can make a difference as we lend a hand to children in our own church family…

Solar Eclipse 2017

Join us in Salem, Oregon, for this family-friendly event August 20-21 to view the magnificent total eclipse! In addition to supplying free certified eclipse glasses to the attendees of this event, we’ll have food trucks so you don’t have to worry about finding meals. Check out the following links for some of the delicious options.…

Solar Eclipse 2017 Volunteer Information

We will be hosting out-of-town guests for the Total Solar Eclipse in August right here at Morning Star! We are excited for the opportunity to be good neighbors and encourage travelers from all over. There will be many different ways to help make these guests feel right at home. Would you consider being one of…