Religious Freedom

Bruce Ashford discusses the Christian faith and public life

How The Christian Faith Can Contribute To The Common Good

Bruce Ashford, Provost and Professor of Theology and Culture at Southeastern Baptist Theological Seminary, discusses how Christianity applies to the many facets of public READ

Pastor Andrew Brunson Released From Custody In Turkey!

A North Carolina pastor turned missionary, imprisoned for two years in Turkey, is on his way home to the United States. Pastor Andrew Brunson, READ
David Gibbs discusses churches legal protections

Setting Your Church Up To Thrive

David Gibbs III, the President and General Counsel at the National Center for Life and Liberty, discusses the importance of churches seeking legal protections READ
Jake Sipe, John Rustin, and Jere Royall discuss the election and voter guide

An Impartial, Nonpartisan Look At North Carolina Candidates

NC Family President John L. Rustin speaks with Jere Royall and Jake Sipe, members of the NC Family staff. They discuss the importance of READ
the demise of heroes

The Demise of Heroes

A well-publicized survey of 1,200 junior high students revealed a disturbing fact: today’s kids do not have heroes. When asked “Who is your hero?,” a READ
Fall FNC 2018

AT ISSUE: Casting Off Precious Jewels

I’ve had the pleasure of working as a communications consultant with various amazing non-profits over my professional life. One of the biggest hurdles I READ

PERSPECTIVE: Modern-Day Heroes

We—NC Family and you—are part of an incredibly vibrant and powerful national alliance made up of 40 state-based Family Policy Councils (FPCs) and a READ
no throwaway people

No Throwaway People

I once read a statement that greatly impacted my life and worldview: “Our greatest strength as a human race is our ability to acknowledge our READ
a heart for children

A Heart For Children: The Foster Care Crisis

My husband and I are foster parents, with the goal of adopting. When we began the process 18 months ago, we’d been married a READ
Candi Cushman discusses bring your bible to school day

A Simple Yet Powerful Way To Celebrate Religious Freedom

Candi Cushman, Director of Education Issues at Focus on the Family, discusses Focus on the Family’s “Bring You Bible To School Day,” a nationwide READ

UPDATE: Fayetteville City Council Removes Controversial Agenda Item

According to local reports and an amended agenda posted on its website, the Fayetteville City Council has removed a controversial item from tonight’s meeting READ
Greg Murphy discusses opioid epedemic

The Next Chapter In NC’s Fight Against The Opioid Crisis

Dr. Greg Murphy, a State Representative, physician, and surgeon from Greenville, N.C., talks about the opioid epidemic and what the North Carolina General Assembly READ

ALERT: Fayetteville City Council Needs to Hear From You!

NC Family has recently learned that the Fayetteville City Council is planning to vote on a proposal Monday night that would add “sexual orientation” READ
Jane Anderson discusses teen depression

Addressing The Growing Risk Of Teen Depression

Dr. Jane Anderson, a Clinical Professor of Pediatrics at the University of California, San Francisco, discusses the increasing number of adolescents diagnosed with depression, READ
Brad Griffin discusses faith drift

How Parents Can Help Young People Avoid Faith Drift

NC Family President John L. Rustin speaks with Brad Griffin, Associate Director of the Fuller Youth Institute, which focuses on providing research, resources, and READ

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