ROD AND HUYEN RIDER are excited about the growth in the Singles Ministry at Portland Christian Center.
Pastor Rod and Huyen's ability to create a warm and growing environment allows singles in their 30s and 40s to connect with each other and connect with God.
Whatever the case may be, speed dating for older adults is more common and more useful than ever before; it has transformed into an art, where those who can master its style are most successful. Keep reading and we will catch you up to speed (no pun intended).
Now you might be wondering, how does one speed date? Speed dating is a quick form of dating, designed for meeting multiple individuals in a short amount of time.
When time is up, the coordinator will ring a bell, blow a whistle, or clink a glass, at which point the participants switch seats to meet the next person.
That's right, in PDX we like to keep things like our food --, so from first dates at strip clubs to possibly polyamorous "girlfriends," here are 16 reasons hooking up in Stumptown is different than anywhere else: Multiple colleges mean a constant influx of young students and a similarly constant stream of relatively young transplants looking for the proverbial early/hipster retirement (or even "gasp" a job at Nike, Intel, etc.) means it’s really easy to find someone that’s willing to give your ugly mug a chance.
Speed dating first evolved over a decade ago, but it has become much more popular in recent years, especially among baby boomers and seniors.
Perhaps the increasing need for companionship is to blame, or maybe the adrenalin-pumping nature of the event makes it so attractive.
) And by that I mean, he bounded into the suite like he owned the place and immediately began gnawing on all the toys they’d left out for him on his doggy bed. Hit the Food Carts We’d prepared for this trip with smoothies and salads for days and by the time we checked in around noon we were both completely famished.
But in a city like Portland, with over 500 food carts slinging street food for hungry passerby, a quick bite is never hard to come by.