February 24, 2021 - Responding to 900 comments over Zacharias scandal

By Randy Alcorn, Eternal Perspectives Ministry Ministry headquartered in Sandy, Oregon In my previous blog, “In the Wake of Ravi Zacharias’s Sexual Abuse of Women,” I quoted from the detailed investigative report from a law firm which was commissioned by Ravi Zacharias International Ministry. I also quoted from the “Open […]

February 22, 2021 - Eugene elementary teacher caught trafficking minor

Oregon US Attorney Press Release, A former Eugene elementary school teacher pleaded guilty today for sexually abusing a minor female, announced U.S. Attorney Billy J. Williams. William Hamann, 38, pleaded guilty to one count of sex trafficking of a child. According to court documents, on several occasions beginning in 2018 […]

February 19, 2021 - Group stands with Education Dept. against American Atheist lawsuit

Ratio Christi Campus Apologetics Alliance Ratio Christi Campus Apologetics Alliance announces it will act as intervening defendants in support of a U.S. Department of Education regulation protecting campus free speech against a lawsuit filed by American Atheists and Americans United for Separation of Church and State. The lawsuit – brought […]

February 15, 2021 - In the wake of Ravi Zacharias’s sexual abuse of women

By Randy Alcorn, Eternal Perspectives Ministry Ministry headquartered in Sandy, Oregon A few months ago, Ravi Zacharias International Ministry (RZIM) released a statement about the external investigation into allegations against Ravi Zacharias. That preliminary statement was very disturbing, but the twelve-page final report released February 11, is horrific. Here is […]

February 12, 2021 - In defense of the church receiving PPP funds

By Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on an article by the Associated Press on the Catholic Church’s participation in the Payroll Protection Program: Nancy Pelosi’s husband, who has a net worth of $120 million, co-owns a company that received a Payroll Protection […]

February 10, 2021 - Portland church mobilizes seniors to get vaccine

By Oregon faith News note The Madeleine Parish in Northeast Portland began a program to help their senior memebers get the COVID-19 vaccine. Now their project is being copied aroudn the state. They even created a helpful website to navigate when and where to get a vaccine. KGW-Tv further reports, […]

February 8, 2021 - Bible study equips for our post-Christian culture

Priscilla Shirer NW Baptist Witness article, It’s common to hear Christians resolving to read their Bibles more and engage in “deeper study” of the Scriptures when a new year begins. When Bible teacher Priscilla Shirer became captivated by Elijah’s narrative in 2014, she had no idea how much the church […]

February 5, 2021 - WhatsApp Alternative – ChatPray App

By Soultime Media Limited New research suggests that even as churches and other religious gatherings have been closed during lockdown, there’s been a big increase in people turning to prayer and other forms of spirituality. In a survey of more than 500 people, 77% of respondents said that knowing they […]

February 3, 2021 - Salem college reverses policy after alleged pro-life discrimination

By Christian News NW Subscribe Settling a lawsuit filed by a pro-life student group, Chemeketa Community College here has agreed to change its policies so that all students can speak freely and openly on campus. Represented by the Christian legal agency Alliance Defending Freedom, (ADF), Chemeketa’s Students for Life chapter […]

February 1, 2021 - Cool Christianity doesn’t jive

By Randy Alcorn, Oregon author & founder Eternal Perspective Ministries From Randy: This is an excellent blog from Brett McCracken on the problems with the church seeking to win the culture by conforming to it. This was a favorite line for me, relevant to today: “Attempts to square Christianity with […]