Index editor J. Gerald Harris and Congressman Jody Hice, former Georgia Baptist pastor, will join other speakers at the We Stand with God Rally in downtown Atlanta April 22. The event will be held 11 a.m.-1 p.m at Liberty Plaza across from the State Capitol building. Event organizers say more than 10,000 attended similar rallies in South Carolina and about 7,000 […]
Georgia Baptist Mission Board Statement on Open Letter to Pastors – “Georgia Religious Freedom Being ‘Held in The Balance’”
“In context, Mike’s audience was Georgia Baptist Pastors and leaders, in order to challenge the church not to be silent about spiritual convictions and to speak out in order to avoid the repeating of history.”
“Please heed this warning: We will be made to care, if we don’t right now.”
There are currently four bills in Congress to defund Planned Parenthood; one in the House and three in the Senate.
The outcome of this debate will not only determine if religious liberty will be protected according to the First Amendment standard, but will determine the direction of society, including if children in public schools will be taught to affirm same-sex “marriage.”