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-Illinois: Pro-Life Parents May Be Forced to Pay For Daughter’s Abortion?

Monday, July 29th, 2019

A new bill passed by the Illinois House stands parental rights on its ear.  Pro-Life parents may not be able to stop their minor daughters from having abortions in the state, but now according to a new bill, they may be forced to pay for it regardless. From Christian Headlines: Parents who object to their […]

-Christian Speaker Pulled From Design Conference Over LGBT Complaints

Tuesday, July 16th, 2019

CHRISTIAN BIBLICAL BELIEFS A Christian was disinvited to speak at a Design Conference because of his church affiliation and Biblical beliefs. From Fox News: David Roark, communications director for The Village Church, a Texas megachurch, was uninvited from the Circles Conference, a three-day event for graphics and user experience designers, because of his religious views. […]

-California: Legislature Passes Measure Ordering Pastors to Support Homosexuality

Saturday, June 29th, 2019

The church is under attack in California. The California State Legislature passed a measure ordering Pastors and religious leaders to support homosexuality and stop preaching against it. In part of the resolution, the church along with conservative religious leaders and counselors were blamed for the high suicide rates among those who identify as LGBT. From […]

-Supreme Court: WWI Memorial Cross Stays

Friday, June 21st, 2019

Yesterday (6/20/19) SCOTUS ruled that a WWI memorial cross on state land in Bladensburg, Maryland could stay where it was. From Christianity Today: On Thursday, the Supreme Court ruled 7-2 in favor of allowing a memorial cross to remain on a state-owned median in Bladensburg, Maryland, and declared that government efforts to maintain the landmark […]

-Supreme Court Throws Out Ruling Against Christian Bakers

Wednesday, June 19th, 2019

The Supreme Court on Monday threw out a ruling against a Christian couple in Oregon who were fined for not baking a cake for a gay wedding. Here’s the story from the Christian Post: … the high court vacated an earlier ruling against Aaron and Melissa Klein, a Christian couple from Oregon who lost their […]

-Harvard Study: Religious Upbringing Better for Health and Well-Being of Children

Saturday, June 15th, 2019

Here’s a study from 2018 showing that raising children in a religion and attending weekly religious services produces young adults with greater overall happiness and well-being. From Charisma: The study, conducted by the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health and released last month (October 2018), shows a link between a religious upbringing and better […]

-Congress Passes Act That Could Criminalize Biblical Christianity

Tuesday, May 21st, 2019

Congress passed the so-called ‘Equality Act’ on Friday that many believe would criminalize Biblical Christianity if it were to become the law of the land. From Townhall: … It provides the state with the power to persecute anyone who won’t celebrate any aspect of the LGBTQ agenda. Far from merely expanding civil rights categories, it […]

-Chinese Officials Now Editing The Bible Out of Sermons

Thursday, May 9th, 2019

BIBLE “God made the Heaven and the Earth,” but that Biblical proclamation can no longer be preached or taught in a Chinese Christian church, according to Communist officials, since it is contrary to Chinese cultural traditions. From Christian Headlines: Chinese government officials…apparently editing the Bible out of sermons… A pastor in Shangqiu city in Henan […]

-New HHS Rules Protect Religious Freedom of Pro-Life Health Care Workers

Tuesday, May 7th, 2019

The Trump administration Department of Health and Human services has finalized a new comprehensive set of rules and policies to protect the religious freedom and the conscience rights of pro-life health care workers and organizations. From Christianity Today: …the Trump Administration has formalized protections for those who decline to participate in certain medical treatments like […]

-Church Sues Washington State Over Forced Abortion Coverage

Friday, March 15th, 2019

                                                                                    (Image Source: Wikipedia) The State of Washington is forcing churches to provide for abortions in their health care package if they offer coverage for maternity care. State officials are literally forcing churches to provide for abortions or pay fines and even go to jail. Cedar Park Assembly of God Church in Seattle is suing […]