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Prayer focus of new Kendrick Brothers film
Feb23

Prayer focus of new Kendrick Brothers film

NASHVILLE (BP) — Kendrick Brothers Productions, the makers of the successful movies “Courageous” and “Fireproof,” have announced the Aug. 28 release of their latest film “War Room,” which will illustrate the power of prayer. The film is brothers Alex and Stephen Kendrick’s first production independent of Sherwood Pictures, the filmmaking ministry of Sherwood Baptist Church in Albany, Ga....

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24th Annual ‘Rose Day’ Pro-Life Rally Unites Faith Community
Feb04

24th Annual ‘Rose Day’ Pro-Life Rally Unites Faith Community

Abortion survivor shares story to capacity event, which is attended by Democrats and Republicans in the legislature OKLAHOMA CITY–The 24th annual Rose Day Pro-Life Rally at the Oklahoma State Capitol on Feb. 4 was well attended, as hundreds of Sanctity of Life supporters participated by distributing roses to state representatives, senators, the Lt. Governor and the Governor. Following the morning’s dedicated time for citizens to...

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ERLC’s Russell Moore Responds to Supreme Court Taking Up Same-Sex Marriage Cases
Jan16

ERLC’s Russell Moore Responds to Supreme Court Taking Up Same-Sex Marriage Cases

WASHINGTON, D.C., Jan. 16, 2015—Russell Moore, president of the Southern Baptist Convention’s Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission, commented on the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision to take up four same-sex marriage cases involving state constitutional amendments that define marriage as the union of a man and woman. “This case could potentially transform the cultural landscape of America. We should pray for the Court, that they will...

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Senator Lankford Named Co-Chairman of Congressional Prayer Caucus
Jan15

Senator Lankford Named Co-Chairman of Congressional Prayer Caucus

WASHINGTON, DC— Rep. J. Randy Forbes (R-VA), Founder and Chairman of the Congressional Prayer Caucus, today named Senator James Lankford (R-OK) Co-Chairman of the Prayer Caucus. The Caucus works to protect the fundamental human right of religious freedom and guards the right of individuals to pray and practice their faith freely. This announcement comes the day before Religious Freedom Day, a time to recognize the important role of...

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Faith on the Hill: A look at the religious composition of 114th Congress
Jan13

Faith on the Hill: A look at the religious composition of 114th Congress

When the new, 114th Congress was sworn in on Jan. 6, 2015, Republicans controlled both chambers of the legislative body for the first time since the 109th Congress (2005-2006). Yet, despite the change in party control, there is relatively little change in the overall religious makeup of Congress, according to a new study by the Pew Research Center. More than nine-in-10 members of the House and Senate (92 percent) are Christian, and...

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Abortion survivor to speak at 2015 Rose Day
Jan07

Abortion survivor to speak at 2015 Rose Day

Melissa Ohden will be the featured speaker at the 24th annual Rose Day Pro-Life rally, the signature event of the pro-life movement in Oklahoma, Feb. 4 at the Oklahoma State Capitol. Ohden is the survivor of a failed saline infusion abortion at seven months gestation in 1977. After years of searching for her biological family and offering them forgiveness for the decision that was made to end her life, Ohden’s story, and her life, is...

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