April 30, 2014 - Oregon hosts 40 different ‘Prayer Day’ events

Oregon hosts 40 different ‘Prayer Day’ events to honor the National Day of Prayer Thursday May 1st. Listed below by city… * ALBANY * National Day of Prayer Celebration 5/1/14 11:45 AM – 1:00 PM Linn County Courthouse Steps ALBANY, OR Music 11:45AM, Prayer at Noon-1PM 300 Fourth Ave ALBANY, […]

April 28, 2014 - Ore. ministry praises Senate torture-interrogation vote

By Ecumenical Ministries of Oregon EMO praises bipartisan senate vote to shed light on U.S.-sponsored torture Clergy urge president to lead declassification process After more than five years of urging the U.S. government to publicly air the truth about its use of immoral interrogation tactics (including torture), “The religious community […]

April 25, 2014 - Awarded film ‘Tears’ open for Church movie night

“Veil of Tears: Hope Is on the Way“, the successful and award-winning film that shows the oppression of millions of women in South Asia, is now available as a free “Movie Night” Kit for churches and small groups. “Veil of Tears,” which was released in limited theaters nationwide last month, […]

April 23, 2014 - Oregon Catholic Conference weighs in on Marriage lawsuit

By Portland Archdiocese The Oregon Catholic Conference Welcomes the National Organization for Marriage’s Legal Motion in Support of the Oregon Constitution’s Definition of Marriage as One Man and One Woman The Oregon Catholic Conference strongly supports the motion by the National Organization for Marriage to intervene in the federal district […]

April 23, 2014 - God at Portland comic convention

By Randy Alcorn Eternal Perspectives Ministry Sandy Oregon I had nine hours of exhausting but fun interaction Saturday at the Portland Wizard Comic Con, where EPM had a booth. We sold some Eternity graphic novels but gave away a lot more, and handed out Heaven and If God Is Good […]

April 20, 2014 - The Cross & the NIKE Swoosh

By Paul Louis Metzger Multnomah University Professor New Wine Skins Ministry I wonder at times if we have replaced the cross with the Nike swoosh symbol on our church buildings. Just so you know, this post is not about the church if we mean by church those hypocritical people over […]

April 18, 2014 - New heaven film disputed by critics

Below is a video trailer of the new Heaven is for Real film followed by a skeptical theologian. Edit White Horse Media Press Release The real-life story behind ‘Heaven is for Real’ seems so encouraging. 4-year-old Colton Burpo, during emergency surgery in 2003, has a near-death experience, exits his body, […]

April 16, 2014 - Ore. students protest with “No Gay Day”

KPTV-12 Portland did a news report on four Oregon City High School students who wore “No Gay Day” to school during a Day of Silence event designed to raise awareness of gay bullying. Please watch the video below for more details. KPTV – FOX 12

April 15, 2014 - CEO champ hosts Good Friday Event

Open Arms International, Portland, Oregon The Portland Good Friday Breakfast is an uplifting community event that brings together leaders from the religious, business and civic communities to hear an inspirational message on the day which marks the historical death of Jesus Christ. This year, we tackle some of our most […]

April 13, 2014 - Abortion petition tries drive-thru

Drive-Through and Sign the Petition to Stop Taxpayer-Funded Abortion on Tax Day Press release by Oregon 2014 Petition Committee Churches across the state are loaning their parking lots to the petition effort to stop taxpayer-funded abortion. On Tuesday, April 15 —Tax Day —motorists will be able to drive-through and sign […]