Oct. 6 religion briefs
published: 10/5/2012 2:29:21 PM
Soldiers and veterans give an insider view of Muslims and Islam
Veterans and active military personnel will speak about their experiences in Islamic countries during the next installment of George Fox University’s “Islam and the West” series.
Native American speaker Ed Edmo will bring ‘Coyote’ to life at church
published: 10/5/2012 2:35:27 PM
Ed Edmo, a well-known Native American storyteller, will bring stories and smudging to Newberg’s First United Methodist Church Sunday afternoon in an event that also features Native American flute music.
‘Random markings’ add up to powerful Passion portrayal
published: 10/5/2012 2:39:09 PM
“Blood” is a reasonable free-association response to the long reddish trickles staining the pale stripe down the middle of an otherwise all-black painting.
Oct. 13 religion briefs
published: 10/12/2012 3:27:08 PM
Native stories, flute Native American storytelling, flute playing and smudging will be featured in a cross-cultural celebration beginning at 4 p.
Oct. 13 Pastoral Pondering: Keep up the maintenance on your spiritual life
published: 10/12/2012 3:28:14 PM
Some of you know I drive a strange car. You might’ve seen my little woodie station wagon driving around town. I enjoy it a lot and drive it on most days when I don’t think it’s going to rain.
New pastor is a familiar face in Newberg
published: 10/12/2012 3:30:41 PM
After 21 years away from the Newberg Church of Christ, new minister Shawn Jones said he’s probably less rigid, more long-suffering and more realistic than when he left his associate minister position there in 1991.
Changing hearts and minds – on both sides
published: 10/12/2012 3:32:25 PM
Bryan Marsh is sure that if he’d had the chance to talk with Osama Bin Laden, he would have found, deep beneath the terrorist’s exterior, a basic layer of humanity.
Oct. 20 religion briefs
published: 10/19/2012 3:31:07 PM
Blasphemy vs. free speech
Paul Marshall, a senior fellow with the Hudson Institute, will speak Monday at the next session in George Fox University’s “Islam and the West” series.
Oct. 27 religion briefs
published: 10/26/2012 2:30:32 PM
On Christians engaging with Muslims
Mathias Zahniser, scholar in residence at Greenville College, will speak Monday on The Challenge of Islam for the Liberal Arts at the next installment of George Fox University’s “Islam and the West” series.
Oct. 27 Pastoral Pondering: Jesus is not a candidate for president
published: 10/26/2012 2:31:56 PM
In this election year I cannot help but think that Jesus would never make it as a candidate for President of the United States. With limited space, I cannot examine his entire platform.
Common Ground takes a stand
published: 10/26/2012 2:33:18 PM
The Common Ground Club at George Fox University released a “Statement of Resolves” Wednesday in response to the Associated Student Committee’s refusal to grant the club provisional status.
YOOP! puts $5,000 grant – and youth – to work
published: 10/26/2012 2:37:37 PM
Two weeks after learning her nonprofit got a $5,000 grant from the PGE Foundation, Deborah Cathers-Seymour is already using the money, signing checks for at-risk youth to keep them interning with local businesses.