December 31, 2011 - Common English Bible sets record

Common English Bible Is a Bestselling Translation in Record Time Common English Bible The new Common English Bible  is #10 on the CBA Bible Translation Best Seller list for the month of December. Since the list is based on actual unit sales in Christian retail stores in the United States […]

December 30, 2011 - Video: Priest fight in Bethlehem of all places

You have to see it to believe it, and when you do see it you may wish you haven’t. A fight among clerics broke out between two Greek Orthodox sects at the Church of the Nativity in Bethlehem. In the sign of the times you can see one cleric rushing […]

December 29, 2011 - Faith found in football record breakers this week — No it's not Tebow

by Randy Alcorn Eternal Perspectives Ministries Sandy, Oregon Congratulations to two Christ followers in the NFL. Drew Brees broke Dan Marino’s all-time single season passing record. If you haven’t read Drew’s book, I recommend it. Earlier this weekend our buddy Jason Hanson, whose Detroit Lions clinched the playoffs, kicked his […]

December 28, 2011 - Different views on church car camping rule in Portland

Different views on church car camping rule in Portland Oregon Faith News Note: Portland City Council has been working towards approval of a one-year pilot program allowing limited camping in cars located in certain church parking lots. The City of Eugene allows for some car camping for churches and business […]

December 27, 2011 - Study: Disturbing new trend in teen sexuality

‘Heartbreaking’ Survey: Group Sex Occurring Among Teens Author Teresa Tomeo notes porn’s role in consensual and coerced behavior By Maximus, A study led by a Boston University School of Public Health faculty member revealed that one in 13 teenage girls (ages 14 to 20) have had at least one group-sex […]

December 26, 2011 - Breast Cancer survivor shares her faith and story

Georgene Rice of KPDQ-FM interviews Yvonne Ortega, author of “Finding Hope for your Journey Through Breast Cancer”, a survivor herself, she offers helpful and practical advice. Georgene: First, let’s discuss how you learned you had breast cancer, how did you find out and what that was like? Yvonne: I was […]

December 25, 2011 - Christmas Poem

Christmas Is Forever Poem By Norman W. Brooks, “Let Every Day Be Christmas” Christmas is forever, not for just one day, For loving, sharing, giving, are not to put away Like bells and lights and tinsel, in some box upon a shelf. The good you do for others is good […]

December 24, 2011 - Amazing Holiday Lights

Pictures taken this year from Salisbury Cathedral (United Kingdom) and from Tel Aviv Israel.

December 23, 2011 - Christmas hate crime caught on video

Christmas hate crime caught on video, Vandals hit a California home and their street with spray paint this week. The family has video surveillance and were able to get a small picture of the vandals. The Cannon family home had Christmas decorations and a sign in their yard that read […]

December 23, 2011 - Losing our identity in Christmas

On Advent and Christmas: Counter-Culturalism and the Gospel of Bill By Kelly Clark Portland writer The Gospel of Bill W. Blog Why is it that, when it comes to the most sacred season of the year for Christians, we in the churches can point to almost nothing that separates us […]