Religious Freedom: blog

Trump Administration Takes A Stand For Religious Liberty, Again!

The Trump Administration announced new action last week to safeguard the rights of students to pray in public schools, and to ensure the federal READ

Chinese Pastor Sentenced to 9 Years in Prison

Pastor Wang Yi of Early Rain Covenant Church in Chengdu, China was recently tried in secret and sentenced to nine years in prison by READ

Yes! Talk About Religion and Politics (POV)

When it comes to getting along with others, many of us have bought into the old adage: “Never talk about religion or politics.”  Well, READ

Recapping Behind Every Issue

In the Fall/Winter installment of Family North Carolina magazine, we introduced our end of year theme for 2019, “Behind Every Issue Is A Person.” Inspired READ

Pregnancy Center Reaches Major Settlement with City of Raleigh

Hand of Hope Pregnancy Centers may soon be allowed to open a fully operating center next door to an abortion clinic, after reaching an READ

POV: Far More Than A Chicken Sandwich

I’ve long admired Chick-fil-A’s slogan, “We didn’t invent the chicken, just the chicken sandwich,” because it cleverly acknowledges two fundamental ideals: (1) the restaurant READ

POV: When it comes to China, we all need renewed moral clarity

The U.S Senate unanimously passed a bill this week to support pro-democracy efforts in Hong Kong, a move that prompted an angry response from READ

HHS Proposal Returns Federal Funding to Faith-Based Adoption and Foster-Care Agencies

Faith-based organizations that provide foster-care and adoption services can continue to operate according to their deeply held beliefs without fear of losing federal funding, READ

Bring Your Bible To School Day Is Thursday!

Students across the United States will be exercising their faith, along with their First Amendment rights, this week as they participate in the sixth READ

Students Gather for See You at the Pole TOMORROW

Millions of students across our nation and the world will be gathering at their schools and universities for prayer, worship, and fellowship tomorrow. Wednesday, READ

Family Policy Organizations Urge Court Not To Redefine “Sex”

NC Family has joined twenty-three other state family policy organizations in submitting a friend-of-the-court brief to the U.S. Supreme Court in support of a READ

Are You Being Manipulated?

Big news recently on the social media front is action by Facebook and Twitter to ban accounts that were set up by the Chinese READ

Why North Carolinians Cannot Do Nothing

Religious liberty achieved a limited victory on Monday, when the U.S. Supreme Court threw out a decision by the Oregon Court of Appeals against READ

Washington State Renews Attack on Barronelle Stutzman

The Washington Supreme Court yesterday refused to reconsider it’s ruling against floral artist Barronelle Stutzman in spite of the U.S. Supreme Court’s Masterpiece Cakeshop READ

The National Day of Prayer is Today, May 2!

Today is the National Day of Prayer. Observed every year since 1952, the mission is to “mobilize unified public prayer in America.” While there READ

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