July 30, 2014 - School ministry responds to Portland attacks

Statement Concerning Child Evangelism Fellowship Mission Trip to Portland, Oregon Child Evangelism Fellowship Warrenton, MO Child Evangelism Fellowship is a historic ministry that believes God loves both children and adults, and He wants to give them a spiritual and moral foundation for life. Children are mentioned about 100 times in […]

July 29, 2014 - Portland hosts International Praise event

International Praise Festival IP Fest is an International Praise Festival promoting unity among body of Christ through different cultural presentations, foods, family fun activities and a very good message of Jesus Christ. August 9th, 2014, 11am to 6pm. Join us for an AWESOME day of: – Praise Music – Cultural […]

July 28, 2014 - 16 Day Prayer Vigil for Columbia River

By The Center for Environmental Law & Policy On 16 consecutive days in August, prayer vigils will be held on the banks of the Columbia River. These will be 1-2hr events with safe river access (preferably a park or natural area) with adequate parking for all participants. Local religious leaders […]

July 25, 2014 - Vote fails over anti-religious rights bill

By Catholic League for Religious & Civil Rights Bill Donohue comments on the Senate vote held on the Protect Women’s Health from Corporate Interference Act: The assault on religious liberty lost as the Senate failed to achieve the 60 votes necessary to advance this bill. While the outcome is welcome, […]

July 23, 2014 - Group protests after-school Bible class

Group fights after-school Bible classes in Portland’s schools Faith News Note: Guest opinion. Protect Portland Children is organizing a campaign to stop after-school Bible classes from meeting in Portland public schools. The Bible classes, called Good News Clubs, are sponsored by Child Evangelism Fellowship. In partnership with 30 Portland churches, […]

July 22, 2014 - UofP $182 million nearly breaks college record

By University of Portland University of Portland RISE Campaign raises nearly $182 million, making it among the largest funding campaigns ever for a Pacific Northwest private college or university University of Portland has successfully completed its RISE Campaign, raising nearly $182 million and exceeding its goal by almost $7 million, […]

July 21, 2014 - Dinosaurs in the afterlife

By Randy Alcorn Eternal Perspectives Ministries, Sandy Oregon Please visit his blog Someone wrote to me, “My children are hoping extinct animals will be in Heaven, maybe even dinosaurs.” Is this merely a child’s fantasy? I think it’s a question based on a rational conclusion. Were dinosaurs part of God’s […]

July 18, 2014 - Faith film stars Clint Eastwood’s son

By Heidi McDow, Clint Eastwood’s son and rising Hollywood star Scott Eastwood (“Gran Torino,” “Flags of Our Fathers”), Rachel Hendrix (“October Baby”) and Cheryl Ladd (“Charlie’s Angels”), star in the Christian film, “The Perfect Wave,” which is set to open in select theatres on July 11. “The Perfect Wave” follows […]

July 15, 2014 - Religious exemption in George Fox transgender case

By George Fox University It has been reported that the U.S. Department of Education (DOE) has closed and effectively denied a complaint against the university filed by a local attorney/activist on behalf of a transgender student. George Fox never received the complaint nor received official confirmation of its dismissal. On […]

July 14, 2014 - Messiah complexes & White Man’s Burdens

By Paul Louis Metzger Multnomah University Professor New Wine Skins Ministry Have you ever met people with messiah complexes? Such individuals are scary. They often end up making a mess of things as they throw their good will around. Unfortunately, I am often tempted to cultivate such a complex. I […]