2016 Conference Audio set

Mission Connexion Northwest 2016

Mission Connexion 2016 Program
Register for Leadership Connexion


Sunset Presbyterian Church

14986 NW Cornell Rd.

Portland, OR 97229

(Overflow parking and shuttle buses available at Columbia Sportswear.  Follow signs at the venue.)








Founder and Executive Director

The Voices Project

Bob Goff, Mission Connexion



Restore International


Love Does

Steve Hawthorne, Mission Connexion





Perspectives Course

steve moore


Executive Director of nexleader

Association for Biblical Higher Education (ABHE)

Training Events

Mission ConneXion convenes Connexion Training Events throughout the year to help people deeply engage in key areas of ministry and mission. Each Connexion training event is tightly focused and intensely practical to enable people to gain resources to be more effective in service. Connexion training events are held in partnership with local ministries, mission organizations and churches.

January 15

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February 19-20

March 11-12

May 13-14

More About Mission Connexion


Read about our mission and vision

Statement of Faith

Read our statement of shared faith

The Gospel

Why we do what we do


Read Mission Connexion’s story


See who is on our board

Executive Director

Bill MacLeod Bio

bill macleod, mission connexion, executive directorBill MacLeod is the Executive Director of Mission ConneXion which he founded in 2001 during his fifteen years as a missions pastor in Portland.  He has been a mobilizer for over 30 years dedicating his life to city-wide people movements while serving in an evangelistic organization, a national men’s movement, a local church as missions pastor, and as founder/director of a regional church-missions-mobilizing effort.

From the Blog

Mission ConneXion Northwest – Is It Worth It?

By Bill MacLeod

Each year, after Mission ConneXion Northwest, I’m exhausted …. and I’m thrilled.bill macleod, mission connexion, executive director

I’m exhausted because it’s a lot of work. Thousands of attendees, 100 workshops, 75 exhibitors, 4 plenary sessions, hundreds of volunteers, registration, food, logistics, speakers, recordings, parking.

Despite the exhaustion, I’m also thrilled because I’ve seen God show up.

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Children Love Mission ConneXion

Start children off on the way they should go, and even when they are old they will not turn from it. — Proverbs 22:6


Returning Missionary Finds Hope at Home

by David Richards

After 6 years serving in Africa, our family decided it was time to return to the US. We had worked with SIM and then IDEAS in some difficult countries.  We had seen the Lord at work in amazing ways and felt excited to be a part of his Kingdom work.  Our own faith had grown as well as our appreciation of our own gifts, strengths and weaknesses.  In spite of many positives, things did not end as we planned. camel3

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Post-Millennial Risk-Takers

by Lori Dressel

We had barely parked when twenty-five youth poured out of the vans into the driving rain, eager to find their place in a Friday night workshop for Mission ConneXion 2016. IMG_1867

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Are You Succeeding at Meaningless?

By Bill MacLeod

Bob Goff, our final speaker at Mission ConneXion Northwest, January 15-16, 2016 says: “I used to be afraid of failing at something that really mattered to me, but now I’m more afraid of succeeding at things that don’t matter”.

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Mission Connexion

  • P.O. Box 91338
  • Portland, OR 97291


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