July 31, 2018 - Rev. Graham, Jeremy Camp tour hits NW

Franklin Graham will hold one-day evangelistic prayer events across Oregon and Washington to proclaim the Gospel and pray for our nation, our communities, and the lost as part of a nationwide Decision America tour.   All events are free. Medford, OR August 1 7:30 p.m. Bi-Mart Amphitheater at Jackson County Fairgrounds […]

July 30, 2018 - Pro-life petition makes ballot, breaks record

We did it! Initiative Petition 1 Qualifies for November Ballot By Oregon Life United Oregon state elections officials announced that Initiative Petition 1 (IP 1) has qualified for the statewide ballot in November. If approved by voters the measure will prohibit public funds from being used for non-medically necessary abortions. […]

July 27, 2018 - Date-Night Comedy Event

By Date Night PDX When was the last time you went on a Date? Join fellow believers throughout the greater Portland/Vancouver metro area and commit to 4 Dates in 4 Weeks with someone special. Then join us for . . . Watch the Video & Have fun!

July 26, 2018 - How media inflates-deflates Catholics

By Catholic League for Civil and Religious Rights Last week, Pope Francis commented on problems at the U.S. border. “During the Obama years I celebrated Mass at Ciudad Juárez, while on the other side of the border 50 bishops concelebrated, and in the stadium there were many people. The problem […]

July 24, 2018 - Will the abortion tax funding ban qualify?

By Christian News NW, Subscribe here Corvallis-based Oregon Life United will very soon learn whether its third attempt — a more than yearlong effort by concerned Christians — will result in a statewide ballot measure this November to halt state funding of abortions. As of press time for this newspaper, […]

July 23, 2018 - Super Bowl QB shares faith in new book

By Randy Alcorn Eternal Perspectives Ministry Ministry based in Sandy Oregon Of the many fine young men I’ve gotten to know through the ministry of Pro Athletes Outreach (PAO), quarterback Nick Foles stands out as one of those most serious in his Christian faith. (See my past blog on Nick and Case […]

July 18, 2018 - Are your kids secretly Juuling?

By M. Martin, Parents, physicians, and school officials are growing concerned as more teenagers potentially damage their health by “juuling,” inhaling puffs of nicotine from discrete electronic cartridges resembling flash drives. Each JUUL pod, or cartridge, contains the same amount of nicotine as found in a pack of cigarettes, about […]

July 11, 2018 - Principal ousted over Bible discipline action

By Christian News Northwest, Subscribe here. Bible reading in public schools hasn’t taken place much in America for many years, but it happened not too long ago in this Oregon coastal city as a form of punishment. And the fact that it did cost a school principal his job last […]

July 9, 2018 - Oregonians helping rebuild Puerto Rico

By Northwest Baptist Convention A Northwest team sent to serve as a feeding unit spent much time helping Puerto Rican residents dig out from the effects of Hurricane Maria. Jason Spurlin remembers feeling hit in the chest when he first heard mention of the need for responders to assist in […]

July 3, 2018 - Right to Try idea made national

Steve Buckstein Cascade Policy Institute President Trump signed a national Right to Try law, allowing terminally ill patients the right to try drugs that have gone through part of the FDA testing process but are not yet approved. In 2015 Cascade Policy Institute helped craft Oregon’s Right to Try law, […]