August 31, 2016 - Love your political enemies?

By Tom Krattenmaker Award-winning Portland-based writer Tom’s article also featured on USA Today “Love your enemies,” Jesus said. But does the daunting concept really apply to our hostile politics today? Can Democrats love conservatives? Is it possible for Hillary Clinton supporters to — gasp — love Donald Trump? Can Trump […]

August 29, 2016 - NW vet says “It’s a miracle”

Faith News Note, Rick Lancaster is a disabled Tacoma Washington Vietnam Veteran who is calling his new scooter an answer to prayer and a miracle. Lancaster said he was “lonely, very lonely, did a lot of crying, a lot of weeping, and a lot of praying.” His prayers were heard […]

August 26, 2016 - 5 year trends in religious lawsuits

By ChurchTax& Richard Hammar, an attorney specializing in legal issues for churches and clergy, recently released his report on the top five reasons faith-based organizations, including churches, went to court in 2015. Hammar categorized state appellate court and federal court rulings—around 12,000 decisions total—to identify which types of litigation most […]

August 24, 2016 - NW charity calls for Louisiana help

By Forward Edge International, Vancouver based ministry As you’re likely aware, record flooding has devastated Baton Rouge. Since our last update just a few days ago, 10,000 more people have been displaced bringing the total to 30,000. The flooding is now officially the worst natural disaster to hit the U.S. […]

August 21, 2016 - Lying swimmers should clean up Rio

Lying swimmers should return to clean-up Rio By M. Martin Oregon writer U.S. Olympic swimmers Ryan Lochte, Gunnar Bentz, Jack Conger and James Feigen told Rio’s Civil Police that they were robbed at gun point. Several of the swimmers have come forward to retract their story. Now that they all […]

August 19, 2016 - Book counters Mother Teresa critics

Press Release, Mother Teresa was voted the most admired person of the 20th century, and is loved the world over. Still, she was not without her critics. This book closely examines their accusations. What virtually all of her critics have in common is an unabiding disdain for Catholicism and most […]

August 15, 2016 - Spiritual truths in the Olympics

By Randy Alcorn Eternal Perspectives Ministries, Sandy Oregon In a recent blog David Mathis quoted John Piper on the Olympic Games. Some timely biblical thoughts with the Olympics going on now: The Bible doesn’t mention baseball, basketball, or football, but God has something explicit to say about the Olympics. The […]

August 12, 2016 - Courts hear Military Bible verse case

Below is a news video about a court case involving a Marine who was asked to remove Bible versus from her work area. Watch the latest video at

August 10, 2016 - The coming America persecution

By Randy Alcorn Eternal Perspectives Ministries, Sandy Oregon Several months ago I was asked by World Magazine some questions about religious persecution. Here are my responses. There’s a lot of talk in evangelical circles about the likelihood of increased persecution of believers in the years ahead. Do you think that […]