September 30, 2008 - Focus on the Family Truth Project comes to Oregon

By Joseph Bonham Representatives from fifty different churches nearly maxed out the 100 person capacity of small Grace Bible Church in Banks this past Saturday according to one of its leaders, Trace Thornberry. Grace was one of many locations at which Focus on the Family held a simulcast training seminar […]

September 29, 2008 - Movie Review: Fireproof

By Guest Opinion, Portland Fireproof opened up in limited theaters this weekend in Oregon.   You know you have a spiritual film when you see both a church youth group and nuns waiting outside with tickets.  The creators of Facing the Giants are back with another Christian inspiration film called Fireproof, […]

September 27, 2008 - Love and Respect series coming to Washington County

Announcement from Love and Respect Love and Respect Marriage Video Seminar coming to the Intel Aloha Auditorium Oct 17th (5pm – 10pm) & 18th (9am to 2pm)!  Is your marriage as good as you always wanted it to be?  If you could learn something that might actually change it for […]

September 26, 2008 - Oregon helping hurricane victims in Haiti

Hurricanes Hurt Haiti Families By Holt International, Eugene Hurricane Ike hit Haiti like a one-eyed giant, without mercy and with full wild gusto. Children were already starving; families were already struggling to make ends meet in this island country of depleted soil and little natural food supply. The people of […]

September 25, 2008 - Oregon author delves deep into self-esteem, self-image issues

By Dale Fulton, Kimberly Davidson authoring “I’m Beautiful?  Why can’t I see it?”. Kimberly Davidson founded The Olive Branch Outreach to offer hope to people who struggle with eating disorders and low self esteem.  From her own experiences, she is able to offer wisdom and support to those seeking to […]

September 24, 2008 - Study: Polling on marriage often misses mark

Study on polling in 26 states, including Oregon, shows errors SACRAMENTO, Calif., Sept. 18 /Christian Newswire/ — A new study comparing polling in 26 states – including California – measuring voter opinion on ballot initiatives to define marriage as being between a man and a woman, shows that support for […]

September 23, 2008 - Seattle picks up popular radio host Georgene Rice

It turns out that one of Oregon’s best exports is good radio.    The Oregon-based Georgene Rice Show can now be heard on 820 AM KGNW in Seattle. The new incarnation of the show began on Sept 8th. It still airs in it’s familiar 4p-6p weekday timeslot. In addition there are […]

September 22, 2008 - Single mom camps prove a big success

From Better Dads,  Compass Point Newsletter, Perhaps the most favorite thing I get to do each year is the Single Mom’s Family Camps.  Last year we held our first camp where we invited 24 single moms and their kids to a free, all expense paid three-day adventure at a ranch […]

September 19, 2008 - St. Jospeh's 50 year celebration to feature singer Matt Maher

50+ Years A Celebration of Joy: St. Joseph the Worker Parish has been serving the SE Portland area for over 50 years and we would like to cordially invite all of you to attend our celebration of our church, our community and our God!  The gala event will take place […]

September 18, 2008 - “Created and Redeemed” Series Begins Tonight

“Created and Redeemed” Video and Discussion series begins tonight at Our Lady of the Lake—Parish Hall in Portland.   The series involves the Theology of the Body. Who: All adults 18+ single, married, or religious/clergy/ministers who want to learn about Christ’s message of human love and sexuality as taught by John […]