July 31, 2008 - Worship Without Borders helps worship leaders around the globe

Dr. Tim and Maryl Smith in Aloha, Oregon, started Worship Without Borders in 2006 to facilitate and release worship around the world. His desire is to encourage, impact and serve worshipers internationally, regardless of style or methodology. For the past 33 years Tim’s life-calling has taken him around the world. […]

July 29, 2008 - Baptist Conference to Highlight Updated Bible Study Methods

NW Baptist Convention, Northwest Witness, By Sheila Allen Vancouver, WA. – Highly motivated Sunday school and small group leaders can sometimes feel their teaching grow stale. Those concerns and others will be addressed at the upcoming Connections Conference, slated for three consecutive Saturdays in September. The conferences will be situated […]

July 28, 2008 - Gresham church to host Creation-Evolution seminar

Beginning Wednesday June 18th. 6:30pm to 9:00pm and continuing weekly on Wednesday Evenings for 7 weeks at Highland Community Church in Gresham . Evolution is a theory that has never been a proven fact, yet public teachers erroneously and repeatedly confirm it. One of the most skilled authorities and debaters […]

July 25, 2008 - Multnomah University to Establish Teaching Site in Nevada

Multnomah University has taken its first step in establishing an educational presence outside Portland, Oregon. In a recent agreement with Meadows Bible Institute, effective June 30, 2008, Multnomah will begin developing a new teaching site in Reno, Nevada at the former Meadows Bible Institute facility.

July 23, 2008 - Finding serenity in Oregon's outdoors

By guest opinion, Summer is here, yet people’s idea of getting away is the same as if it was December.   When the weekend hits there is a natural rush to hide in a dark movie theatre, rent a DVD or visit a busy restaurant.   Summer is your best chance to […]

July 22, 2008 - Portland CityFest with Luis Palau, August 22-23!

This year’s City Fest will be held at Portland’s WaterFront Park and will be featuring artists; TobyMac, Chris Tomlin, MercyMe, Kutless. Livin’ It Action Sports will be featuring X-Games gold medalist Kyle Loza, Jimmie McGuire, and others as they skate, BMX, and freestyle motocross all in one place as they […]

July 21, 2008 - Helping Homeless Children: 2008 Bertha Holt Award

From Holt International, Portland, Oregon—First given in 1979, the Bertha Holt Award honors those who have selflessly, and with loving care and concern, given themselves in personal service to help homeless children of the world.  The 2008 Award was presented in honor of Myrtle Croy, the second employee ever hired […]

July 18, 2008 - Pastors Masters: Who says your pastor cannot have fun?

KPDQ invites all area pastors to our annual Pastors Masters golf tournament! This year’s tournament will be taking place at Stone Creek Golf Club in Oregon City on Wednesday, August 13, beginning at 7 a.m. If you would like to attend, please R.S.V.P by emailing your name, phone number, and […]

July 16, 2008 - Local movie maker behind new documentary

By Guest Opinion, Dan Merchant is an Oregonian who created the new full length movie “Lord Save from Your Followers” which has been touring the nation this summer.  It is a combination of a documentary, comedy, and at times a very hard hitting commentary on pop culture and church culture.    […]

July 14, 2008 - Mount Abbey home to world class chef (an expert skier)

From the Mount Angel Letter, Mount Angel Abbey, By Abbot Peter Eberle, OSB In the Rule, Saint Benedict declares that monks should take turns cooking for the community. Such an arrangement probably created some unique misadventures in dining. (“That’s OK, Brother Pambo. I’ll pass on the stew. Just hand me […]