Northwest Baptist Seminary campus finally sells!

Weyerhaeuser mansion sold to nonprofit for nearly $5.9 million By Kate Martin, The News Tribune September 19, 2017 6:52 PM Haddaway Hall, commonly known as the Weyerhaeuser mansion, has sold for nearly at $5.9 million. The estate is on 5.97 acres at 4501 N. Stevens St. in Tacoma. Drew Perine   The Weyerhaeuser mansion in Tacoma’s North End has been sold for nearly $5.9 million to a nonprofit that…Keep Reading

Speaker Videos from Refresh Retreat

Dr. Doug Bookman from Shepherds Theological Seminary spoke at our recent Refresh Retreat in Cannon Beach, Oregon. What a refreshing time it was! With some patience, Doug carried us on a journey with Jesus through his incarnation, birth, and childhood, all the while reminding us that “Jesus came to live our lives before us.” These messages will encourage your heart with the fact that our Lord knows our every struggle…Keep Reading

Bethany Baptist Launches Spanish Language Church Plant

The following article appears on the Regular Baptist Church Planting web site on May 1, 2017: SALEM, Ore.—Bethany Baptist Church publicly launched a Spanish-language church on Easter Sunday. The launch of Bethany Iglesia Bautista is the result of the vision of Pastor Tim Baker and the leadership team of Bethany Baptist Church to form a multiethnic ministry. These leaders are committed to fulfilling Christ’s mission to reach every nation with…Keep Reading

Jason Nightingale With the Lord

Jason Nightingale of Wordsower International died April 19. He was 68. Jason married his wife, Sharon, on June 8, 1973, the year he accepted Christ as his Savior. He had just finished serving as a medic and operating room technician with the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War and was performing with Sharon in a Christian theater company called the Covenant Players. Jason, who had grown up in a Catholic…Keep Reading

Spiritual life retreat encourages men

We know that the apostle Peter understood how difficult it was to pray because of his no-nonsense statement in 1 Peter 4:7 – “Therefore be clear minded and self-controlled so that you can pray.” For three days in January, nearly 30 men gathered to pray at the BNN RENEW Spiritual Life Retreat at Camp Gilead near Seattle. The theme of this year’s prayer retreat was “Praying through Philippians”, and seven…Keep Reading

Teen Leadership Conference: A Life-Changing Event

High school and college students from Northwest churches spent three days learning from God’s Word, worshiping, and fellowshipping at Younglife’s Washington Family Ranch in Antelope, Oregon. This event, Teen Leadership Conference, began in 1976 with a handful of churches in the Seattle area, and this year celebrated 40 years of ministry with 438 students and leaders in attendance. Pastor Paul Pierce of Sleater-Kinney Road Baptist Church, Olympia, Washington, challenged students, as…Keep Reading