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Archive for August, 2014

-Houston: Activists Publish Names On Petition Against Transgender Bathroom Ordinance

Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

               (Photo credit: Wikipedia) LGBT activists have published the names of 31,000 citizens in Houston, Texas who signed a petition in opposition to the Transgender Bathroom Ordinance which also restricted religious liberty in the city. Here’s the story from LifeSiteNews: Backers of a Houston city ordinance banning discrimination based on “sexual orientation” and “gender identity” […]

-Believers Live Longer, Happier, and Healthier Lives?

Tuesday, August 19th, 2014

(British Journal of General Practice: Wikipedia) “Religious faith remains by far the best predictor of a long, healthy life” There are medical studies from the UK that seem to indicate that believers in God who attend worship services may live longer, happier, and healthier lives. Here’s the story from the UK Telegraph: …as Richard Scott, […]

-UPDATE: Bibles Can Stay in Navy Lodges

Saturday, August 16th, 2014

The US Navy has reversed its decision to have Bibles removed from guest rooms in their lodges around the world due to a huge outcry from American Christians. Here’s the story from the Christian Post: The U.S. Navy has reversed its decision to remove Bibles from Navy rooms, and has noted that it would be […]

-Federal Judge Gives Baptist College an Exemption From HHS Mandate

Friday, August 15th, 2014

        (US Depart.of Justice: Wikipedia) A federal judge in Louisiana on Wednesday gave a Baptist college an exemption from the Obama administrations HHS Contraceptive/Abortifacient Mandate. Here’s the story from the CItizenLink: In a landmark decision, a federal district court on Wednesday said a Christian college in Louisiana is exempt from complying with the HHS mandate. […]

-UPDATE: Judge Puts Houston Transgender Bathroom Ordinance On Hold

Thursday, August 14th, 2014

(Seal of City of Houston: Wikipedia) Last week Houston Mayor Annise Parker lawlessly refused to put the ‘transgender bathroom ordinance up for a vote of the people in spite of a petition which met the legal threshold that should have forced it. Now a judge has put the ordinance on hold until all of the […]

-IRS Makes a Pact with Atheists to Monitor Speech In Churches

Wednesday, August 13th, 2014

        (Photo credit: Wikipedia) In July the IRS made a deal with an activist atheist group to monitor potential political speech in American churches. The agreement came in response to a lawsuit by the FFRF.  Here’s the story from the PJ Media: The Freedom From Religion Foundation and the Internal Revenue Service reached an agreement […]