Faith community invited to assist disaster readiness in the region

  By JOHN FORTMEYER CNNW publisher PORTLAND — Whether it’s “The Big One” — the long-overdue and much-discussed Cascadia subduction zone earthquake — or some other major...

Portland mission honored as a Best Christian Workplace

PORTLAND — The nonprofit Portland Rescue Mission has earned a prestigious designation as a “Best Christian Workplace” through an independent evaluation by the national...

Free event to help model how churches can fight trafficking

By JOHN FORTMEYER CNNW publisher VANCOUVER, Wash. — An evening event here Sept. 22 will not only convey critical, llifesaving information to Northwest residents, but is...

Christian Chamber halts business as usual, prays regarding next steps

    By JOHN FORTMEYER CNNW publisher PORTLAND — In its nine years of existence, the Christian Chamber of Commerce of the North-west has encouraged thousands of believers...

Community support boosts Eugene Mission after blaze

    EUGENE — Despite a fire that did an estimated $300,000 damage earlier this summer to the kitchen in the Eugene Mission, the ministry has...

Corban baseball squad returns to Cuba

  CAIMANERA, Cuba — In 2015, the baseball team from Corban University bin Salem made history with a mission trip here — the first American group...

A grandpa to all of George Fox University dies at 92

  NEWBERG — It was more than fitting that the memorial service for Roy Hiebert was held July 15 in Bauman Auditorium on George Fox...

Christian camp worker dies on mountain climb

(PHOTO CREDIT - Gary Halvorson, Oregon State Archives) SISTERS — A longtime summer worker at a Christian camp near here died several weeks ago in a...

Newberg school to consolidate operations onto one campus

  NEWBERG — Consolidating operations a year ahead of its original schedule, C.S. Lewis Academy here will have all of its approximately 150 K-12 students...

Appeal by Olympia pharmacy on religious rights case hits dead end at High Court

  OLYMPIA, Wash. — Inaction by the U.S. Supreme Court late last month means that a religious rights battle of almost a decade has ended...