Prayer meetings this month precede Franklin Graham events

Like his late father Billy, evangelist Franklin Graham considers prayer critical to his evangelistic outreaches. With that in mind, the Graham team has scheduled...

George Fox to move a historic home on campus

NEWBERG — Construction of a new residence hall at George Fox Univer-sity is necessitating the move of a historic 1912 house from northeast campus...

2 more nationally known speakers to boost petition drive

By JOHN FORTMEYER, CNNW publisher CORVALLIS — With the help of two more nationally known pro-life speakers, concerned Christians who want a statewide vote on...

Clark County churches jointly combat suicide

VANCOUVER, Wash. — Deeply concerned by the increase in suicides locally, three Clark County churches are jointly establishing a three-part outreach to combat this...

Venues announced for Graham’s Northwest tour

Seven dates in August were announced earlier, but specific times and venues are now also known for evangelist Franklin Graham’s Decision America Pacific Northwest...

Palau responds well to medical care

BEAVERTON — Eleven weeks after their sober announcement that Portland-based international evangelist Luis Palau has stage 4 lung cancer, his family members were able...

Textile company chief urges reliance on God in business world

By JOHN FORTMEYER, CNNW publisher PORTLAND — Just as there are seasons in life,  they also are to be expected in the up-and-down business world,...

Graham to hold 7 Northwest events in late summer

Although specific venues and times aren’t yet outlined, evangelist Franklin Graham has announced he will hold events in seven Pacific Northwest cities in August. As...

Pastors urged to ‘be Biblical’ today

By JOHN FORTMEYER, CNNW publisher PORTLAND — Some Christians — including many pastors — believe trying to influence laws and politics is not the best use...

Former bakery owners file an appeal with Oregon’s Supreme Court

SALEM — The five-year, much-publicized legal battle over a wedding cake that never got baked is continuing here in Oregon. Aaron and Melissa Klein of...