Religious Schools Win in Latest SCOTUS Decision

After a few recent disappointing decisions, the Supreme Court delivered a win today for religious liberty, religious schools, and citizens' religious exercise in Espinoza v. Montana.

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SCOTUS Rules 5-4 Against Montana Scholarship Program's Prohibitions on Religious Schools, Individuals

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled 5-4 that an administrative rule to a Montana state tax-credit scholarship program violated the Free Exercise Clause because it prohibited families from using scholarships at religious schools.

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Supreme Court Rules 5-4 Against Louisiana Law to Protect Women Seeking Abortions

The Supreme Court narrowly struck down Louisiana’s law requiring abortionists to hold admitting privileges at nearby hospitals, issuing a 5-4 decision Monday in the case of June Medical Services L. L. C. v. Russo.

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NRB Announces Timeline for 2021 Media and Special Service Awards

NRB has announced the timeline for the 2021 NRB Media and Special Service Awards.

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Day of the Christian Martyr on June 29

On June 29 – a date when churches have historically observed the martyrdoms of the Apostle Paul and Apostle Peter – The Voice of the Martyrs (VOM) is again calling on believers worldwide to commemorate the date as the Day of the Christian Martyr and take time to honor the legacy of those who have sacrificed their lives for the advancement of the Gospel.

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Bipartisan Group Introduces Bill Expanding Federal Tax Deduction for Charitable Giving

Sens. James Lankford (R-Okla.), Chris Coons (D-Del.), Mike Lee (R-Utah), Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.), Tim Scott (R-S.C.), and Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn.) have introduced the bipartisan Universal Giving Pandemic Response Act to expand the current above-the-line deduction for charitable giving made available by the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act in March.

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Moody Church Embraces New Senior Pastor Via Zoom

The Moody Church congregation hired their next Senior Pastor, Philip Miller, formerly of Westwood Baptist Church in Olympia, Washington, via a Zoom meeting on March 29, capping a five-year search process.

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U.S. State Department Releases 2019 Report on International Religious Freedom

The U.S. Department of State’s Office of International Religious Freedom released its 2019 Report on International Religious Freedom earlier this month – just a week after the President signed the first-ever executive order instructing the entire U.S. Government to prioritize religious freedom.

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D. James Kennedy Ministries Hosting Weekly Facebook Live Broadcast Thursdays at 7PM ET

Each Thursday evening from 7:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. ET, D. James Kennedy Ministries’ Dr. Frank Wright and John Rabe are hosting “Why Do You Believe That?” on Facebook Live.

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SCOTUS Adds Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity to Civil Rights Act with 6-3 Ruling

The Court decided in a 6-3 ruling Monday that an employer who fires an individual for being gay or transgender violates Title VII of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 though neither “sexual orientation” nor “gender identity” appear on the list of protected classes.

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Supreme Court Delivers a Troubling Decision Against Harris Funeral Homes

Americans should be able to rely on what the law says. Unfortunately, it seems the U.S. Supreme Court does not agree.

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Families and Charitable Organizations, The Foundation of American Society

As Sen. Lankford said, “it’s beneficial for us in our official policy and what we choose to do in the tax code to be able to create a tax code that is encouraging to families and that is encouraging to nonprofits.”

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NRB Members Respond to Killing of George Floyd, Protests, and Racism

NRB and its members have been responding to the murder of George Floyd, the protests that have erupted around the nation and the world in the days following his death, and the issue of racism in America.

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In Memoriam: Clair Miller, Founder of Strong Tower Christian Media

Clair D. Miller, who spent 50 years of his life in broadcasting, was welcomed into the arms of Jesus on June 2 after a yearlong battle with cancer. He was 79.

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Michael Youssef Launches Farsi-Language Gospel Television Broadcast into Iran

Dr. Michael Youssef, Founder and President of Leading The Way Ministries, has launched a new Farsi-language version of his Leading The Way television program to reach audiences in Iran. The daily, 30-minute program appears on the Nejat television platform.

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Givers at National Christian Foundation Mobilize $196 Million for Charities

Thousands of givers at the National Christian Foundation (NCF) are stepping up during the COVID-19 pandemic, providing assistance when churches and charities need it the most.

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