September 20, 2019 - Christian artists win wedding case

Alliance for Defending Freedom, The Arizona Supreme Court ruled that the city of Phoenix cannot use a criminal law to force two artists to design and create custom wedding invitations expressing messages that conflict with their core beliefs. Such coercion, the court held, would violate the fundamental principle that “an […]

September 18, 2019 - Update: WA Pastor & Drag-Queen Story Hour case

Pacific Justice Institute Pacific Justice Institute (PJI) is contesting criminal charges against a pastor who was arrested outside a public library. The library was hosting a drag queen event. As PJI first reported in June, Pastor Afshin Yaghtin went to a public library in Spokane the weekend of Father’s Day […]

September 16, 2019 - Portland journalist: Free speech deemed dangerous

By Randy Alcorn Oregon based author, ministry Eternal Perspectives Ministry The following video, featuring a personal story from author and journalist Nancy Rommelmann, is titled “How to Become a Dangerous Person,” and is indicative of what can happen to anyone who gets on the wrong side of our culture’s ever-changing […]

September 13, 2019 - Book: How science views God

By Oaklea Press According to its publisher, “Not since the release of Charles Darwin’s ‘Origin of Species’ in 1859 has a book been published that has such high potential to change Western culture’s worldview and to reinstate God as an unquestioned fact.” Just released by The Oaklea Press Inc., “How […]

September 11, 2019 - Luis Palau expands into internet outreach

Luis Palau Association, Oregon based ministry In its ongoing effort to reach the younger generation in the United States, the Oregon-based Luis Palau Association announced a new partnership with Groundwire, an evangelistic organization based in Colorado. Building on each organizations core strengths, this partnership is committed to engaging millions of […]

September 9, 2019 - California lawmakers attack people of faith

By Capitol Resource Institute ACR 99 Passes California Senate The California State Senate voted to pass Assembly Concurrent Resolution 99 (ACR 99). As of 2:05 this afternoon (9/4/19) the vote was 28 Senators voting for the resolution and only 6 voting against it. Unfortunately, this means that ACR 99 now […]

September 6, 2019 - The myth of Christian Nationalism pt. 1

By Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, This is the first of two articles on Christian nationalism by Catholic League president Bill Donohue: We live in a world of fiction: the fiction that a pregnant woman is not really carrying a baby; the fiction that two men can actually […]

September 4, 2019 - Power over Christian Publishing we’ve given to Amazon

By Randy Alcorn Oregon based author Eternal Perspectives Ministry In light of concerns about Amazon pulling some books from its website earlier this year, in the following article Tim Challies writes about “The Power Over Christian Publishing We’ve Given to Amazon.” While for years I attempted to buy from Christian […]

September 2, 2019 - Joshua Harris dating film pulled

Exploration Films Exploration Films announced Monday that they will end their roll in distribution of the documentary film featuring Josh Harris, I Survived ‘I Kissed Dating Goodbye.’ The film will remain available on some platforms. The rights will be returned to filmmaker Jessica Van Der Wyngaard. The news comes weeks […]

August 28, 2019 - Oregon to launch 24/7 worship radio station

By JOHN FORTMEYER, Christian News NW, Subscribe WILSONVILLE — When about 25 people gathered excitedly in a just-renovated room here weeks ago to witness the start of something new, the singular purpose behind it all was made clear. “This is not about you, this is not about me,” David Harms, […]