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A vision shared: Might a great spiritual awakening begin soon here?

By JOHN FORTMEYER, CNNW publisher PORTLAND — Chris Overstreet is the kind of person who wants to be in on the action, especially if God...

Billy Graham dies at 99; his 417 crusades included 10 in Northwest

Beloved throughout the world, William Franklin Graham Jr., known to all as Billy Graham, died at his home in Montreat, N.C.,  Feb. 21 at...

Religious freedoms remain critical, Portland rally attenders told

  By JOHN FORTMEYER, CNNW publisher PORTLAND — Maintaining religious freedom is critical to resolving America’s problems, one of four featured speakers at an annual event...

Pastors’ meetings in Oregon to look at challenges of today’s culture

A national Christian public policy ministry will hold four and possibly five meetings in Oregon this month to update pastors and Christian leaders on...

A ‘golden’ moment with a TV star

Northwest Christian University alumnus and reality television star Todd Hoffman posed for photographs with NCU students after a Feb. 6 chapel service at the...

Luis Palau diagnosed with stage 4 lung cancer

PORTLAND — The news announced in an email Jan. 18 got right to the point, hard as it was. “We need to share some important...

Missions event draws big turnout

By JOHN FORTMEYER, CNNW publisher TUALATIN — With popular speaker and best-selling author Francis Chan proving an especially big draw on opening night, Mission ConneXion...

Huckabee rallies thousands to ‘do something’ for cause of life

By JOHN FORTMEYER, CNNW publisher SALEM — Mike Huckabee spoke in general terms, but then in very specific terms, as he sought to prod...

Warner Pacific becomes university, slashes tuition by nearly a fourth

PORTLAND — A college since its founding in 1937, Warner Pacific last month became a university instead. The Portland-based Christian school of about 1,400 students...

Appeals court upholds ruling against former bakery owners

By JOHN FORTMEYER, CNNW publisher SALEM —  A Christian couple from Sandy recently lost a significant battle in their protracted legal war with Oregon government...