May 22, 2019 - SB 579: Controversial Euthanasia bill passes Senate

By Oregon Right to Life, Despite Bipartisan Opposition, SB 579 Passes Senate Senate Bill 579 would eliminate physician-assisted suicide waiting periods for those near death. The Oregon Senate passed the bill 16-11.

May 20, 2019 - Addressing Racial Identity in adoption

By Holt International, Eugene based international charity Watch our newest video in our racial identity series! As Adoptees, navigating racial identity is no walk in the park. Working to understand the challenges is all part of the process in getting a clearer and more confident picture of who we are.

May 17, 2019 - NY Times pulls Israeli cartoon

By Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on an offensive cartoon that was pulled by the New York Times: The New York Times has withdrawn a cartoon published last week on the opinion page of its international edition that was flagrantly anti-Semitic. It […]

May 15, 2019 - Citizenship revoked for Portland imam

By Faith News Note, The former imam of Portland’s largest mosque flew back to Somaliland, an internationally recognized autonomous area of Somalia, after the United States government revoked his citizenship according to the Oregonian. In July 1997, when Mohamed Sheikh Abdirahman Kariye applied for U.S. naturalization, he gave false information […]

May 13, 2019 - How satellite phones help missionaries

By NW Baptist Witness, Disaster relief volunteers with Japanese International Baptist Church (JIBC), of Tigard, OR, are grateful to community partners after a recent donation of a portable satellite terminal for use in the mission field. During a presentation Jan. 15, the church received an iSavi IsatHub from Friends of […]

May 10, 2019 - Preacher and bike dog become a hit

By Living Waters When bestselling author Ray Comfort picked up his dog and put him onto his bike, he didn’t realize that he was creating an Internet sensation. Comfort’s Living Waters YouTube channel has since exploded to over 75 million views. He took his Bichon Frise along on a bike […]

May 8, 2019 - HB 2217: Euthanasia bill up for Oregon vote

By Oregon Right to Life, HB 2217 passed out of the House chamber and is scheduled for a hearing and vote in the Senate Judiciary Committee on Thursday, May 9. SB 579 will likely be scheduled for a Senate floor vote soon. On April 8, a press conference was held […]

May 6, 2019 - Christian guidelines for Artificial Intelligence

By Randy Alcorn Eternal Perspectives Ministries, Sandy Oregon Please visit his blog We know that God isn’t against technology. After all, He gave us the creativity to make it, and technology helps us govern the earth as He commanded. I have always loved science (and science fiction) and artificial intelligence […]

May 3, 2019 - The political implications of PEW religion poll

Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights A new Pew Research Center survey, “Changing World: Global Views on Diversity, Gender Equality, Family Life and the Importance of Religion,” offers many fascinating insights on these subjects. What it has to say about religion, in particular, has grave political implications. Almost 6 […]