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Moore leads tribute to Green Family of Hobby Lobby and Saeed Abedini
Jun17

Moore leads tribute to Green Family of Hobby Lobby and Saeed Abedini

>> by Elizabeth Wood ERLC media relations BALTIMORE, Md.—Russell D. Moore, president of the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, initiated a time of prayer during his ERLC report for the Green Family of Hobby Lobby and Saeed Abedini for their heroic efforts in fighting for their faith and religious liberty around the world. Ronnie Floyd, president-elect of the SBC, led the prayer for...

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ERLC panelists say they’re optimistic Hobby Lobby will win religious liberty battle at Supreme Court
Jun10

ERLC panelists say they’re optimistic Hobby Lobby will win religious liberty battle at Supreme Court

BALTIMORE, Md., June 10, 2014—Panelists at the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission’s event on “Hobby Lobby and the Future of Religious Liberty” said they’re optimistic that the U.S. Supreme Court will rule in favor of the Christian-based organization at the upcoming ruling. Russell D. Moore, ERLC president, said the future of religious liberty is about both winning arguments in the court and also winning people to Christ. Moore...

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Dempsey finds strength in the Lord
Jun09

Dempsey finds strength in the Lord

>> by Brett Honeycutt   Managing Editor, Sports Spectrum   EDITOR’S NOTE: The following is a re-print from a recent edition of Sports Spectrum. Published with permission.   Clint Dempsey was in kindergarten when he discovered that he loved soccer. The exhilaration of scoring goals was exactly what he needed to deepen his love for a game that has taken him all over the world and allowed him to play at soccer’s highest...

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ERLC to Present Awards to Green Family & Saeed Abedini at Annual SBC Meeting
Jun03

ERLC to Present Awards to Green Family & Saeed Abedini at Annual SBC Meeting

>> by: Elizabeth Bristow NASHVILLE, Tenn., June 3, 2014—Russell D. Moore, president of the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, will present the 2014 John Leland Religious Liberty Award to the Green Family of Hobby Lobby and the 2014 Richard Land Distinguished Service Award to Saeed Abedini during the ERLC report at the annual meeting of the Southern Baptist Convention, June 11. The...

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There Is No ‘Third Way’ — Southern Baptists Face a Moment of Decision (and so will you)
Jun02

There Is No ‘Third Way’ — Southern Baptists Face a Moment of Decision (and so will you)

>> by: Dr. R. Albert Mohler JR.    Southern Baptists will be heading for Baltimore in just a few days, and the annual meeting of the Southern Baptist Convention is to be held in a city that has not hosted the convention since 1940. This time, Baptists attending the meeting will face an issue that would not have been imaginable just a few years ago, much less in 1940 — a congregation that affirms same-sex relationships. Just...

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