For years we have sought to engage our Georgia Baptist family in speaking up when matters that need the strong support of believers are being considered under the Gold Dome.
The argument that Atlanta could lose out to cities in Florida and Louisiana because of a religious liberty bill is ludicrous, because those two states already passed similar legislation.
“[T]he ‘religious freedom law’, or ‘Free Exercise Protection Act’ to which Dr. Schall refers, would give his religion the same freedom of expression that it would give to Christians, Muslims, Mormons, Hindus, or anyone else.
The Georgia Baptist Mission Board’s Executive Committee has expressed strong support for lobbyist Mike Griffin in the wake of comments on religious liberty that were taken out of context by state legislators. The moment included a laying on of hands, a standing ovation after his report, and the passing of a resolution commending him for […]
High schools would also be prohibited from participating in an athletic association that prohibits member schools for playing against schools from other associations.
“… just as Bull Conner underestimated the will of the people in the 1960s I believe the federal government has sorely underestimated the determination of ‘we the people.'”
“… in our society there are many good, well meaning people whose characterization of God’s love is a love that only exhorts but never exposes, restores but never rebukes, comforts but never confronts, consoles but never corrects.”