Prayer walkers to blanket Clark County, Wash.

Believers throughout Clark County, Wash., will engage in prayer-walking the week of Sept. 10-16. They will be praying through neighborhoods and at key locations...

Dozens of churches get behind “Seven” prayer for Portland

By JOHN FORTMEYER CNNW publisher PORTLAND — A concentrated prayer effort for the Rose City and surrounding area began about four years ago with one Beaverton church,...

A House of Restoration enters a new phase

By JOHN FORTMEYER CNNW publisher SHERWOOD — Cozily tucked up among a peaceful expanse of trees near the border between Washington and Yamhill counties, a two-story, 44-year-old...

Lawsuit alleges monopoly on local Christian concerts

PORTLAND — A Vancouver, Wash., agency’s complaint against America’s biggest Christian broadcaster over alleged anti-competitive practices locally has garnered attention in national news. ABC News...

Oregon fall ballot will not include abortion measure

2nd marriage measure falls short in Washington By JOHN FORTMEYER, CNNW publisher Although one of the two marriage-related measures of interest to the Christian community easily made...

Park Service did not budge, so Clark County All-Church Picnic canceled

VANCOUVER, Wash. — The fourth annual Clark County All-Church Picnic wound up not happening last month, and where it might take place next year...

2 young lives devoted to Jesus

Counselor, teen drown at falls during youth camp   TYGH VALLEY — A teenager and an adult counselor, both attending a youth camp here organized by...

Two years after devastating fire, Portland church finds new home at Gresham church

GRESHAM — Eric Bahme isn’t reticent to speak of his appreciation for Brad Makowski. “You can just say he’s the greatest pastor in Portland,” quipped...

Local churches in August will promote ‘Date Night’ emphasis

By JOHN FORTMEYER CNNW publisher PORTLAND — More than 100 churches in this part of the Northwest next month will emphasize the importance of fun in healthy...

Marriage will go on Washington ballot

Related initiative and Oregon abortion measure face deadlines this month propecia generic 2012 UPDATE:  After this story went to press, it was determined that neither...