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Luis Palau: 1934-2021 — Oregon’s famed evangelist impacted millions globally

PORTLAND — The evangelistic work of the Portland-based Luis Palau Association will proceed with the same fervency displayed for decades worldwide by Palau himself,...

Popular healthy food advocate offers life tips to Christian chefs

By JOHN FORTMEYER, CNNW publisher CANNON BEACH — Bob Moore said at the outset that he hoped what he had to say didn’t sound like a...

Study based on interviews of pastors shows hits, misses in local evangelism

By JOHN FORTMEYER, CNNW publisher PORTLAND — What is working in reaching the spiritually lost in the Rose City with the gospel of Christ? What is...

Two stand ready to minister in Oregon, Washington Capitols

By JOHN FORTMEYER, CNNW publisher All Frank Carpenter and Greg Wooldridge need to launch their respective new Christian outreaches is a couple of literal open...

Famed evangelist Luis Palau dies of cancer at age 86

An update to the story below -- Luis Palau passed away March 11.  There will be coverage in the April edition of CNNW.    PORTLAND —...

Pastors warned about impacts of federal actions

By JOHN FORTMEYER, CNNW publisher SACRAMENTO, Calif. — In near-weekly video chats coordinated by a Christian legal rights agency based here, hundreds of pastors are being advised...

‘God’s work’ made visible in Salem

SALEM — Tyrone Spates doesn't get paid to stand daily on a busy Salem intersection here proclaiming the love of Jesus, but he considers...

Ministry near campus helps Oregon State students stay connected to Christ, church

CORVALLIS — LifeWay Research recently found that 66 percent of teenagers who regularly attend church no longer attend by age 22. Commonly cited reasons...

Pro-life rally postponed out of security concerns

SALEM — Just five days after the U.S. Capitol in Washington, D.C. was stormed by political protesters, the sponsor of a longtime annual pro-life...

College revises speech policy after Students for Life lawsuit

SALEM — Settling a lawsuit filed by a pro-life student group, Chemeketa Community College here has agreed to change its policies so that all...