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After Orlando Shooting, Christian Activist Urges Religious Compassion

OPB | June 14, 2016

The activist and author of "God and the Gay Christian" spoke to Think Out Loud host Dave Miller ahead of his Portland event promoting an inclusive Christian view of sexual minorities.

Denser Portland? | Gay Christians | Native Language Teacher

OPB | June 14, 2016

In the wake of the Orlando shooting, we talk to a gay Christian reform activist about religion and sexuality. We also learn about new plans that might allow for denser residential development in close-in Portland. And we hear from one of the last speakers of the native language Ichishkiin.

Jim Wallis Exhorts White Christians To 'Be More Christian Than White'

OPB | Feb. 22, 2016

Progressive Christian leader Jim Wallis joined local pastors Eric Knox and T. Allen Bethel to discuss racism and white privilege with Think Out Loud host Dave Miller.

Jim Wallis And 'America's Original Sin'

OPB | Feb. 22, 2016

We talk to progressive Christian leader Jim Wallis with an audience at First Christian Church in downtown Portland about his new book, "America's Original Sin: Racism, White Privilege and the Bridge to a New America."

Evangelical Climate Scientist Takes On Climate Change Nonbelievers

OPB | June 24, 2015

Katharine Hayhoe is both a climate scientist and an evangelical Christian. She believes that many Americans who deny climate change are placing their politics and ideology above their faith.

Oregon Doctor Debbie Eisenhut Returns From 'Ebola-Free' Liberia

OPB | May 19, 2015

Dr. Debbie Eisenhut just returned from a month in Liberia, which is currently "Ebola-free." She says the country is rife with corruption, and is still vulnerable to the disease.

Exploring Personal Perspectives On Faith

OPB | Nov. 24, 2014

MONDAY: As we approach the Thanksgiving holiday, we're bringing together leaders from different religious traditions to ask how they define faith and how they assess its impact in their lives.

Salem Ebola Doctor Debbie Eisenhut Returns From Liberia

OPB | Sept. 15, 2014

MONDAY: We'll talk with a missionary doctor who's been in West Africa for the last 16 months about the outbreak and what she sees as the region's most urgent needs.

Controversy Surrounds Portland Arrival Of Good News Club

OPB | July 14, 2014

MONDAY: The arrival in Portland of a Christian youth program called the Good News Club has met with opposition.

The Evangelicals You Don't Know

OPB | Oct. 14, 2013

We'll talk with religion writer Tom Krattenmaker about the subject of his book, The Evangelicals You Don't Know.

Telling the Truth About Santa

OPB | Dec. 22, 2011

How do you talk to your kids about Santa Claus? What's the right time to tell them the truth?

Relationships and Religion

OPB | Aug. 01, 2008

What does The Shack's success say about northwest Christianity?