The U.S. Supreme Court has received numerous friend-of-the-court briefs in support of the freedom of a Washington state floral artist—and, by extension, other creative professionals—to decline to create artistic expression and participate in events with which they disagree.
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In Charlottesville (and throughout history) we’ve seen the wrong wolves fed. We’ve seen self-doubt, false superiority and cruel pride. We’ve seen destruction fueled by bigoted hate. Where does this hate come from?
Roger Gannam cites the Bible to define his company's mission. That wouldn't be notable if he worked at a church or food kitchen, somewhere known for sharing the gospel with the world. But Gannam works at a law firm, suing others and representing those who have been sued.
Millennials accept a general view of religious freedom as being important, but they struggle to understand what religious freedom really means. That’s one major takeaway that Emily Hardman, president of Amicus Communications, highlighted in a presentation last week on results from a survey looking at millennial and religious freedom.
The Middle East is one of the most misunderstood regions of the world. Not that we all have to become Middle East experts, but there are things all good Christians can do that will lower the temperature of misunderstanding.