By Mike Griffin One of the seven leading areas Georgia Baptists lobbied on at the state Capitol this year was child protection policy. There were five primary pieces of legislation that we were concerned about. (See video on Child Protection Legislation: https://vimeo.com/555669003) Two of those important bills had to do with legislation to close the […]
Pastors and church leaders attended Pastors Day at the Capitol on Feb. 18, 2021. They heard from various legislators and political leaders who encouraged them to be aware of and involved in politics. COURTESY/Myriah Snyder Each year, Georgia Baptist pastors are invited to partake in Pastors Day at the Capitol. This year, saw about 140 […]
The Sixth Annual Georgia Baptist Pastors Day at the Capitol will feature guest speaker Mike Huckabee, former Arkansas governor. The event will take place Feb. 18, 2021, in the Floyd Room of the Sloppy Floyd Building, and Mike Griffin, Public Affairs Representative for the Georgia Baptist Mission Board, said pastors, their wives, and church leaders […]
Since August, 13 groups have taken prayer tours of the Georgia State Capitol led by Mike Griffin, the Georgia Baptist Public Affairs representative.
Coinciding with #PrayGeorgia, Georgia Baptist Public Affairs Representative Mike Griffin hosted a Georgia State Capitol Prayer Tour to intercede for state government leaders.
“We will be praying floor by floor, office by office…”
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 […]