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By Christian News Northwest Subscribe Although pro-life activiists defeated a similar bill two years ago at the State Capitol, new legislation is described as forcing Oregon churches to pay for abortions in their insurance plans, if passed. Oregon Right to Life is calling for the state’s pro-life community to vigorously o

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SCR 14 sets Feb. 19 as national Day of Remembrance in Oregon By Senate Majority Office, The tragic internment of Japanese Americans during World War II took a profound toll on 120,000 people on the West Coast – including 4,000 Oregonians – and the Oregon Senate is making sure that injustice is not forgotten. Today [R

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Oregon is hosting several national speakers (Mike Huckabee, Star Parker) and others for a big conference in Portland Oregon this Saturday.   Here are the speakers. Mike Huckabee — Presidential candidate, former Arkansas Governor, Fox News Commentator Congressman Scott Taylor — Navy Seal, served in Operation Ir

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China Aid Press Release, Using information garnered from a meeting with a China Aid delegation, Marco Rubio recently took the Senate floor to highlight the suffering of two Christian human rights lawyers. After opening his speech with a celebration of the American freedom to agree with or openly resist governmental power, R

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State Representative Hack Introduces Legislation to Keep Marijuana Paraphernalia Out of the Hands of Kids Oregon Representative Jodi Hack Press Release, State Representative Jodi Hack (R-Salem) introduced House Bill 2556 which would allow only licensed marijuana dispensaries to sell marijuana paraphernalia and only to those

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New Wine Skins Ministry Multnomah University By Sara Mannen Ten years ago, I sat curled up in fetal position with tears streaming down my face as I begged God, “Help me. Take this away.” The thing I desperately cried out concerning was the tight grip my monster, anxiety, had on my body and mind. Anxiety […]

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White House Transcript, THE PRESIDENT: Thank you, Mark. So nice. (Applause.) Thank you very much. Thank you. Thank you very much. It’s a great honor to be here this morning. And so many faith leaders — very, very important people to me — from across our magnificent nation, and so many leaders from all across [

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Calls for Rejection of SB 494 to Protect Patient Rights Oregon Right to Life Oregon Right to Life is calling on Oregon state senators to reject Senate Bill 494, which is designed to allow for the starving of patients with dementia or mental illness. This bill would remove current safeguards that protect conscious patients

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By Paul Louis Metzger Multnomah University Professor New Wine Skins Ministry Have you ever lived out of a suitcase? It isn’t easy. I can only imagine what it must be like for a refugee, who is fleeing one country in search of another, only to be held back from entering upon arrival. The closest I […]

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Guttmacher Institute Press Release, For the first time since 1975, the number of abortions in the United States dropped under one million (958,700 in 2013 and 926,200 in 2014), according to “Abortion Incidence and Service Availability in the United States, 2014,” by Rachel Jones and Jenna Jerman. The abortion rate also

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Oregon Faith News Note: This week, Oregon State Representative Vic Gilliam, stepped down from office just 48 hours before his re-confirmation ceremony and the start of the 2017 Oregon Legislature. Representative Vic Gilliam has been battling ALS for many years. The deteriorating disease began to exact a toll that made it im

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NASA astrophysicist speaks on ‘Universe of Wonder’ at George Fox University Feb. 9 George Fox University, Dr. Jennifer Wiseman of the NASA Goddard Space Flight Center is latest speaker in Dalton Lecture Series Astronomer, author and speaker Jennifer Wiseman, PhD, a senior astrophysicist at the NASA Goddard Space Flight

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The following is submitted by Wiley Drake: Congressional Prayer Conference January 23, 2017 we will begin our efforts to ask our New President to Establish an office of Chaplain of the White House. – We have an office for Chaplain of The U.S. Senate, and for the House of Representatives. – We now need an […

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The Protectors, Medford based ministry More than 100 Students Apologize for Bullying in January Alone At the end of The Protectors freedom-from-bullying presentation, we give students the opportunity to give the gift of Vitamin A: an apology. More than 100 students apologized for bullying last month alone. Three of those ap

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2017 Oregon Freedom Rally By Oregon Liberty Alliance, Portland, OR: Oregon Liberty Alliance member organizations are hosting the 4th Annual Oregon Freedom Rally on February 25th, 2017 at the Oregon Convention Center. Join with fellow conservatives from around Oregon to show your support for Life, Common Sense Governance, Fa

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Paula White is the Senior Pastor of New Destiny Christian Center in Apopka, Florida and host of the TV show Paula White Today. She will be giving the inauguration invocation. NBC News interviewed her in this video clip.

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Oregon Faith News Note, The Seattle Police Department has made news with their first transgendered police officer. The Officer, Tori Newburn said of his personal story, “I didn’t come out to my co-workers for quite some time. I put a lot of thought into it. People don’t look at me and automatically know that I

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By George Fox University George Fox Evangelical Seminary has a new name: Portland Seminary A little more than 20 years since a merger with George Fox, the seminary is beginning a new chapter with a revamped curriculum and new moniker Two decades after a merger that resulted in the creation of George Fox Evangelical Seminary

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By Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, Bill Donohue comments on the new HBO series, “The Young Pope,” which debuts January 15: Most normal men and women will be watching the Packers-Cowboys game on Sunday. Owing to the fact that Monday is a federal holiday, the party goers will have had their fill of

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By Randy Alcorn Eternal Perspectives Ministries, Sandy Oregon Please visit his blog Nanci and I have been using VidAngel for a few months. It’s been amazing, by our choice in checking off some boxes and not others, to mute blasphemy and the f-word and skip sexually explicit scenes in every movie we watch. (We do […]

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By Paul Louis Metzger Multnomah University Professor New Wine Skins Ministry Repulsive. Reprehensible. Disgusting. These are words that convey an omnipresent emotion or sentiment in America today. One of the problems with this sentiment besides it being so, well, repugnant, is that we are generally torn along partisan polit

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By Catholic League for Religious & Civil Rights Bill Donohue comments on religious exemptions to federal legislation: President-elect Donald Trump has pledged to work with people of faith on many matters, and his goodwill is very much appreciated. Among the most pressing issues is the fate of religious exemptions to fed

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By Christian News NW, An attorney for Bill Diss, the Portland schoolteacher who claimed he was fired in 2014 for his religious views and pro-life activity, said the recent loss of Diss’s lawsuit against the school district will be appealed. The lawsuit by Diss, who taught at northeast Portland’s Benson Polytechnic High

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Charity Navigator, These 10 charities are not living up to their missions. Each spends more than 50% of its budget paying for-profit fundraising professionals to solicit your hard-earned money. They are ranked by the percentage of their total functional expenses spent on professional fundraising fees. As a result, very litt

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By Faith News Note, Eastern Oregon law enforcement officers arrested 15 people after conducting an undercover sex trafficking sting in mid-December. Malheur County Sheriff’s Office investigators, working with police in Ontario, Nyssa and Payette, posted online ads Dec. 11 through 17 to “known sex trafficking websites,

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By Sheila Allen NW Baptist Convention Photo: Pastor Tim Moore (left) of Cross Country Cowboy Church prepares to baptize Dave Dolde and Rick and Sherie Dennison at Depression Lake near Mount Baker, WA. The rich landscape of the Skagit Valley captivates the spirit of the Northwest Washington residents who cherish wild coastli

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By Liberty Counsel, Between his campaign against President Gerald Ford in 1975-76 and his race against Jimmy Carter, Ronald Reagan delivered more than 1,000 radio broadcasts. In fact, Mr. Reagan wrote most of those three-minute broadcasts himself. In one broadcast during the Christmas season, Reagan shared a story about Chr

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Oregon Ecumenical Ministries Oregon faith leaders’ statement on death penalty commutation As faith leaders, we call on Governor Kate Brown to commute all death sentences in Oregon to life without the possibility of parole. We base this request on shared values, rooted in our religious traditions: compassion, the affirmati

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By Faith News Note, It maybe the season for peace and good will, but in Medford citizens are in an uproar over anti-Muslim posters throughout the city earlier this month, prompting outrage, charges of racism and pleas for public denunciation.   The poster’s creators, a white supremacist organization called American

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The ACLU sued successfully to remove a cross on top of a city Christmas tree.  A petition has started to keep it.  Watch the Fox News clip below. Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com

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