April 30, 2012 - 30 Oregon "National Prayer Day" events scheduled

30 Oregon “National Prayer Day” events scheduled  See various events scheduled by Oregon city locations. — ALBANY, Linn County Courthouse Prayer – Dan Jablonski — HOPC – House of Prayer and Celebration 05/03/2012 11:45 am – 05/03/2012 1:00 pm Worship and Prayer. A live worship team and 7 area pastors […]

April 30, 2012 - NW Pastor: Say "No" to ministry?

Pastor Encourages People to Say No to Ministry By WinePress Publishing, ENUMCLAW, Wash.– The Rev. Dr. Eugene Blair is concerned about people who end up in full-time Christian ministry only to discover that they’re in the wrong vocation. After their long, expensive road to seminary, ordination, and consecration, these ministers […]

April 29, 2012 - May 3rd – National Day of Prayer

‘One Nation Under God’ Americans to Unite and Pray on Thursday, May 3rd, for the 61st Annual Observance of the National Day of Prayer The National Day of Prayer Task Force, As American troops remain in harm’s way, our economy continues to waiver, and we quickly approach our upcoming elections, […]

April 27, 2012 - 60 Minutes criticized over Christians leaving Israel video

“60 Minutes” Targets Israel and Ignores Real Persecution of Christians in the Middle East Says IRD By Institute on Religion & Democracy In a segment entitled “Christians in the Holy Land,” that aired on Sunday, April 22, CBS’s “60 Minutes” focused on the plight of Palestinian Christians in Bethlehem and […]

April 27, 2012 - Born Without Hands. Wins Penmanship Award — Holt adoptee

Holt Adoptee, Born Without Hands, Wins National Penmanship Award By Holt International Based in Eugene Oregon On April 18th, Holt adoptee Annie Clark received the Nicholas Maxim Special Award for Excellent Penmanship — one of two awards the Zaner-Bloser language arts and reading company offers for students who have disabilities. […]

April 26, 2012 - Ore. Episopal wins Book Battle, George Fox wins debate

Below are two announcements of local Oregon schools winning top honors. Oregon Episcopal wins Battle of the Books The fifth annual Oregon Battle of the Books was held April 14 at Chemetka Community College; Oregon Episcopal School took home first prize.   Though Jonathan Swift originated the term in the eighteenth […]

April 25, 2012 - Catholic League vs. Comedy Central

We’re Getting to Jon Stewart says Catholic League   Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, According to the Tampa Bay Times, while performing in Florida on Saturday night, Jon Stewart “offered some serious messages, railing against cable TV news channels’ ‘outrage machine’ after noting the Catholic League boycotted him for […]

April 24, 2012 - Bringing hope to Haiti's prisons

Taking hope to a prison in Haiti  By Guest Submission, On March 31st, the Luis Palau Association (based in Beaverton)  joined with local churches and sponsor, Haiti Broilers to host an evangelistic outreach in Port-au-Prince. Music and freestyle motocross demonstrations delighted Haitians in the record crowd of 35,000. Andrew Palau’s […]

April 23, 2012 - Chuck Colson remembered 1931-2012

Remembering Chuck Colson Rememberance Evangelical Christianity lost one of its most eloquent and influential voices today with the death of Charles W. “Chuck” Colson. The Prison Fellowship and Colson Center for Christian Worldview founder died at 3:12 p.m. on Saturday from complications resulting from a brain hemorrhage. Colson was […]