Gay-marriage foes in Washington vow to seek public vote

OLYMPIA, Wash. — On a fast track since receiving the strong endorsement Jan. 4 of Gov. Christine Gregoire, same-sex marriage in Washington is on...

Drawing souls toward the Lord

VANCOUVER, Wash. – What has happened to Mary Thurston these past five years is only a part of what she describes as “God’s creative...

Marriage battle postponed in Oregon, intensified in Washington

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George Fox president well understands impact of local Y’s Christian emphasis

PORTLAND — If anyone is in a position to know what a big and significant goal the YMCA of Columbia-Willamette has pursued the past...

After a year, Canby Grove reopens with a new owner

CANBY — More than a year since its formal closure after 82 years of operation, Canby Grove Conference Center is returning energetically to life...

Judge orders release of Washington R-71 petitioners’ names

OLYMPIA, Wash. — As a result of a federal judge’s ruling in Tacoma Oct. 17, the names of 137,500 Washington residents — many of...

Legal rights expert urges ministries to be clear about their Christian mission

TUALATIN — To fend off discrimination lawsuits as employers, non-profit ministries must be up front about their Christian mission, an official for a national...