NRB 2021 Awards: Submissions Window Opens July 20, 2020!

NRB will soon be accepting nominations for the 2021 NRB Special Service and Media Awards.

Posted

NRB Member Responses to COVID-19 Crisis Ongoing Across the Globe

Efforts by NRB members to help those suffering from the COVID-19 crisis are still ongoing – especially around the world.

Posted

Pacific Justice Institute Appeals Court Decision Allowing Calif. City to Restrict Downtown Churches

Pacific Justice Institute (PJI) is appealing the decision of a federal court in the San Francisco Bay Area that determined churches do not contribute to a vibrant and fun atmosphere and therefore may be excluded from Salinas’ downtown area.

Posted

KCBI Listeners Donate 10,000 Pounds of Food to Help Neighbors in Need

Listeners of 90.9 KCBI participated in the radio station’s Feed Your Neighbor Outreach and donated a total of 10,000 pounds of food as well as 6,000 Bibles, which were distributed in the Dallas-Fort Worth area to neighbors in need during the month of June.

Posted

SCOTUS Rules 7-2 in Favor of Exemption for Employers Opposed to Contraceptives Mandate

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled 7-2 in favor of exemptions that were provided to employers with religious or moral objections to the contraceptives mandate of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010.

Posted

SCOTUS Rules 7-2 Against Gov't Interference in Faith-Based Groups' Employment Decisions

The U.S. Supreme Court ruled 7-2 that two faith-based schools could not be sued by their former employees over their termination of employment because the First Amendment protects the right of religious institutions “to decide for themselves, free from state interference, matters of church government as well as those of faith and doctrine,” and “courts are bound to stay out of employment disputes involving those holding certain important positions with churches and other religious institutions.”

Posted

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.

Posted

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.

Posted

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.

Posted

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.

Posted

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.

Posted

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.

Posted

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.

Posted

NRB Announces Timeline for 2021 Special Service and Media Awards

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

Posted

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.

Posted

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.

Posted
RSS Icon
« Previous1234567...186Next »