January 31, 2018 - Dealing with rejection in the #metoo generation

Yes, it’s harder to be a man in the #MeToo #TimesUp era – grow up about it By Tom Krattenmaker Is it hard to be a man these days, as actor William H. Macy and others are saying? Has it suddenly become more complicated for men to go after women […]

January 29, 2018 - Are you allowed to refuse basic care?

Oregon Man Opposes Wife’s Feeding Oregon Right to Life In Southern Oregon, Bill Harris is trying to stop the feeding of his wife Nora Harris, an Alzheimer’s patient. Harris is blunt about his desire that Nora no longer be fed. “I want her to pass. I want her to end […]

January 26, 2018 - 2018 Freedom Rally Feb 3rd

By Oregon Liberty Alliance, Oregon Liberty Alliance member organizations are hosting the 5th Annual Oregon Freedom Rally on February 3rd , 2018 at the Holiday Inn-Portland Airport. The event celebrates the support for Life, Common Sense Governance, Family Values, and our 1st Amendment Rights. This is an important day for […]

January 25, 2018 - Top 5 Faith Headlines Jan 22-26

Top 5 faith stories form the week 1. Franklin Graham Slammed for Defending Trump on Porn Star Allegations 2. 5 Things to Know About Trump’s Jerusalem Decision 3. Mormons the Most Politically Malleable? 4. The Left Culturally Appropriates Catholicism 5. Gen Z: The Least Christian Generation in American History

January 24, 2018 - Luis Palau hit with stage 4 cancer

Oregon Faith News Note, Renowned evangelist Luis Palau revealed this month in a 12-minute You Tube video that he has Stage 4 lung cancer, a disease likely to claim his life. But he says he’s ready to see heaven. Palau, 83, and his wife, Patricia, spent a busy fall “traveling […]

January 22, 2018 - Theological perspective on writing

My Writing Process, Advice for Aspiring Authors, and Answers to Other Questions about Writing by Randy Alcorn Eternal Perspective Ministries The following are questions about writing I answered a few months ago for an article in Today’s Christian Living magazine. What motivates you to write? I believe it’s what God […]

January 17, 2018 - Journalism’s fate

A Q&A on journalism’s future Tom Krattenmaker I was pleased to have the opportunity to do an interview on media trends and the future of journalism for the 2018 issue of Barna Trends. With permission of the Barna Group, I am publishing the text of that interview. All my thanks […]

January 15, 2018 - Meet the 100 year old philanthropist

Meet Orville Rogers, 100-Year-Old Jesus Follower, Generous Giver, and Athlete By Randy Alcorn Eternal Perspective Ministries One of the great highlights of the illumiNations event I attended last year was talking with Orville Rogers, who serves Jesus with all his heart, and hearing from him as he was interviewed on […]

January 10, 2018 - Christian baker ruling spurs reaction, even a hoax

By Faith News Note: The owners of a Gresham bakery must pay $135,000 for illegally discriminating against a lesbian couple, the Oregon Court of Appeals ruled Dec. 28 in upholding the state labor commissioner’s decision. The courts: The Appeals Court unanimously sided with Avakian, who heralded the decision as “a […]

January 8, 2018 - Tigard schools to debate contraceptive hand-outs

By Faith News Note: The Tigard-Tualatin School district is considering programs involving providing contraceptives to students.   The Tigard-Tualatin School Board will be discussing this issue on tonight’s agenda (Monday January 8th).   Provided for the agenda discussion is this 21-page information packet by the Oregon Health Authority on School Health Clinics […]