January 31, 2009 - Rick Warren launches Purpose Driven magazine

Weekend National News Note: Purpose Driven News — Dr. Rick Warren’s Purpose Driven Connection (PDC), a comprehensive bundled suite of personal growth tools, resources and experiences, launches this week with the release of the premier issue of the “Purpose Driven Connection” quarterly magazine. Included inside each issue is a small […]

January 30, 2009 - Ministering to youth in a multicultural Church

By Archdiocese of Portland, A workshop will be held on the topic of “Ministering to youth in a multicultural Church” on Saturday, February 21, from 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. The workshop will be held at St. Luke Church in Woodburn. The in-service will be presented by Alejandro Aguilera-Titus, Assistant […]

January 29, 2009 - Georgene Rice Radio: Randy Alcorn on the Pro-Life movement

Georgene Rice of KPDQ-FM 93.9FM, Thursday Jan 22nd, Interview with Randy Alcorn, founder and director of Eternal Perspective Ministries on the Anniversary of Roe v Wade decision.   Here is an excerpt from that interview: Georgene: At the march in Washington, D.C. there was the largest turnout to date of 200,000 and […]

January 28, 2009 - Oregon among state legislatures to feature Hindu invocation

Rajan Zed, aH indu and Indo-American statesman , is traveling across America to recite invocation prayers at State Legislatures.  Zed has been reading from the Hindu sacred texts of *Rig-Veda* *Upanishads *and *Bhagavad-Gita*  In addition to reaching the Oregon State Legislature (both House and Senate) he has also given an […]

January 27, 2009 - Melody Carson releases teen novel inspired by true events

By Melody Carson Faith Author from Sisters, Oregon Just Another Girl releases this month.  It’s a stand-alone teen novel inspired from a true story that’s near and dear to my heart. Seventeen year old Aster Flynn is the second-born of three girls. She’s the middle sister and it feels like […]

January 26, 2009 - Multnomah University to Host Stop on NIV Bible Across America Tour

Multnomah University, Multnomah University will host a stop for the promotional tour Bible Across America, a celebration of the New International Version’s (NIV) thirtieth anniversary. The event, sponsored by 93.9 KPDQ fm radio, Zondervan Bible Publishers, and Multnomah University, will take place on January 30, 2009 from 10am – 4pm. […]

January 24, 2009 - Megahit film Fireproof set for Jan. 27 DVD release

WEEKEND NATIONAL RELIGION NEWS REPORT: Announces DVD Release of Fireproof TULSA, Ok., Jan. 21 /Christian Newswire/ — Fireproof, one of the most significant Christian films ever, will be available at for purchase on Jan 27! Fireproof is not just another Christian movie. Fireproof has proven itself in theaters […]

January 23, 2009 - “Imitate Christ” is the theme for the 2009 Archbishop’s Catholic Appeal

By Portland Archdiocese, The 2009 Archbishop’s Catholic Appeal has found its theme in the First Letter of St. Paul to the Corinthians (11:1) “Imitate Christ.” The Archbishop’s Catholic Appeal provides immediate support for many ministries and programs that meet the everyday needs of the people of the Archdiocese of Portland. […]

January 22, 2009 - Faith and Football: Tim Tebow, Jason Hanson,Kurt Warner

By Randy Alcorn, Eternal Perspectives Minsitries Sandy, Oregon Nanci is more football-crazy than I am, but we both really enjoy football season, and sort of hate to see it winding down as the Superbowl approaches. The national college championship game was played a week ago. Congratulations to the Florida Gators […]

January 21, 2009 - My Courage Matters. Reflections on a vietnam POW

By Paul Coughlin, Oregon author of No More Christian Nice Guy In the months after 9/11, Senator John McCain, Vietnam veteran and perhaps America’s most well-known prisoner of war, was asked to explain to the nation why courage matters as part of America’s response to our worst domestic terrorist attack […]