Prayer held for imprisoned pastor

Across America, about 70 prayer rallies took place Sept. 26 in support of Pastor Saeed Abedinim an American citizen imprisoned for a year in...

Opposition forces Kleins to relocate bakery to home

By JOHN FORTMEYER CNNW publisher GRESHAM — Months of opposition to a Christian couple from those in favor of gay marriage have forced that couple to...

Vancouver breakfast will proceed

VANCOUVER, Wash. — Although there was some uncertainty in recent weeks due to fiscal challenges, an annual big prayer breakfast here will go ahead...

St. Helens hosts RiverFest outreach

ST. HELENS — At a prayerful kickoff rally the previous evening, volunteers for the Columbia RiverFest outreach were warned of impending thunderstorms that could...

Trust gives $1 million grant to Tigard school

TIGARD — Westside Christian High School has been awarded a second and significantly larger grant from the Vancouver, Wash.-based M.J. Murdock Charitable Trust for...

‘Seven’ prayer for Portland expands this time to 4 local regions

A weeklong emphasis of concentrated prayer for the Portland area began about five years ago as a grassroots effort and has grown since then,...

Bias complaint formally filed against bakery

GRESHAM — Seven months after a business decision here by a Christian couple sparked national attention, that decision is now being officially challenged at...

Coastal conference center now hosts Christian cooking school

CANNON BEACH —This coastal community is well known by the public as a top tourist attraction, but also known to many Christians as a...

Opponents of Planned Parenthood in Salem schools press on

By JOHN FORTMEYER CNNW publisher SALEM — Concerned Christians are not giving up their efforts to see Planned Parenthood ousted from public high schools in this...

Financial challenges face huge annual Clark County prayer breakfast this time

VANCOUVER, Wash. — At this point, one of the nation’s largest annual prayer breakfasts will still take place again here this fall, even though...