January 24, 2020 - Book chronicles breakthrough from sex abuse, drugs

By Captive Ink Media, In 2017, 19.7 million Americans aged twelve and older struggled with substance abuse. There are millions of people in recovery programs. Shockingly, in the eighteen years between 1999 to 2017 more than 700,000 Americans died from an overdose. That is the equivalent of all our military […]

January 22, 2020 - Clackamas Religious Land Use Case

By Pacific Justice Institute The Pacific Justice Institute (PJI) hopes to educate Clackamas County on religious freedom via a lawsuit filed to enforce a church’s protected right to let a small Christian school operate on its real property. On December 31, PJI filed suit against Clackamas County on behalf of […]

January 20, 2020 - 14 Oregon Life rallies to be held Jan 25th

By Oregon Right to Life, On January 25, hundreds of Oregonians will meet on the steps of the State Capitol for the Oregon March for Life. The event will begin at 2:15, with the March immediately following the speakers. Dr. Karen Gaffney of Portland is our featured speaker. She is […]

January 17, 2020 - Trump extends protections for student religious liberty

By Family Research Council, Family Research Council applauds President Trump’s announcement that his administration will protect religious organizations and reinforce the freedom of public school students across the country to pray and express their religious beliefs. Local education agencies receiving federal education funding under the Elementary and Secondary Education Act […]

January 15, 2020 - Christian baker case back in courts

  By Faith News Note, Attorneys for a Gresham bakery that refused to bake a wedding cake for a lesbian couple in 2013 once again argued their case against the $135,000 fine imposed by the Oregon Bureau of Labor and Industries. The rehearing before the Oregon Court of Appeals, which […]

January 13, 2020 - 10 bold questions to set your new year

By Randy Alcorn, Eternal Perspectives Ministry Oregon based ministry Everyone has priorities. In moments of perspective, some of us realize we haven’t been living by the right ones, and need to change our priorities. Others of us have long known the right priorities and need to rediscover them: we’ve tasted […]

January 10, 2020 - Red Sea Miracles film investigates Exodus

Patterns of Evidence Press Release, Patterns of Evidence, makers of The Exodus and The Moses Controversy, will release its newest title, The Red Sea Miracle, a different kind of cinematic biblical adventure. Featuring award-winning filmmaker Timothy Mahoney, The Red Sea Miracle dives deep into two long-held views of Moses’ ancient […]

January 8, 2020 - Pastor and Drag Queen case update

Pacific Justice Institute, Prosecution Doubles Down, Won’t Accept Dismissal of Charges Against Pastor in Drag Queen Case A high-profile prosecution of a pastor over Drag Queen Story Hour has taken another twist. In early December, the Honorable Judge Staab dismissed all criminal charges against Pastor Afshin Yaghtin. But two days […]

January 6, 2020 - No need to lie to kids about death, God

By Tom Krattenmaker, NW author, contributor for USA Today and the Hummanist, The Wall Street Journal opinion page has advice for nontheist parents: tell your kids God and heaven are real even if you don’t believe it. Writing on December 5, therapist Erica Komisar notes that she’s often asked by […]

December 30, 2019 - 10 ways materialism, love of money hurts us

By Randy Alcorn, Eternal Perspectives Ministry Oregon based ministry God created us to love people and use things, but materialists love things and use people. Materialism drives not just the “bad apples” of society; it drives “the best and the brightest,” those from the finest homes and schools, those who […]