Fired teacher to appeal loss of his lawsuit

  PORTLAND — An attorney for Bill Diss, the Portland schoolteacher who claimed he was fired in 2014 for his religious views and pro-life activity,...

Big annual pro-life rally to move indoors for first time Jan. 15

  PORTLAND — For decades, pro-life Christians have faced everything winter in the Northwest has to offer — occasional sun, light drizzle, torrential rain, high...

Conveying hope to a very needy world

Former ambassador shares life of faith at annual business luncheon By JOHN FORTMEYER CNNW publisher PORTLAND — A just-ended snowstorm made things outside look very seasonal Dec....

Millennials given focus in Alpha film series effort

    By JOHN FORTMEYER CNNW pubilsher WEST LINN — The worldwide Alpha program is known for bringing tens of millions of people to faith in Christ, but a...

1st Satanic club in nation debuts in Portland school

  PORTLAND — Although the press was not allowed to attend, the first-ever meeting of an After School Satan Club in the United States not...

Christian Chamber board officially disbands the organization

    By JOHN FORTMEYER CNNW publisher PORTLAND— Although the leaders of the Christian Chamber of Commerce of the Northwest several weeks ago kept open the possibility of...

Mission ConneXion Northwest returns for 15th run next month

PORTLAND — “Who is Able” to touch the world for Jesus Christ? With those three words the theme for the 15th annual run of one...

Faith-motivated Portland March for Hope canceled, but prayer goes on

  PORTLAND — Deeply concerned about the level of unrest, property damage and even violence seen here since Donald Trump’s election Nov. 8 as U.S....

160 acres on Mount Hood given to YMCA to develop Christian camp for at-risk...

  By JOHN FORTMEYER CNNW publisher MOUNT HOOD — Thanks to a donation of 160 acres of land here, the YMCA of Columbia-Willamette will develop within the...

Parkrose district in Portland approves After-School Satan Club

  PORTLAND — While several other Northwest school districts wrestle with whether to approve Satanic after-school clubs in their facilities, a Portland-area district recently became...