Virtue/Character Ethics

Gender/Sexual Issues | Aug. 16 2012

Colorado bakery refuses to bake for gay weddings

LAKEWOOD, Colo. — The owner of a Colorado bakery said in spite of picket lines and online petitions he will not change a store policy against... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Aug. 2 2012

Culture writer Jonathan Merritt clings to sexual redemption from past experiences

Culture writer Jonathan Merritt says he remains committed to “the Bible’s unambiguous standards for sexuality” after revealing... [READ MORE]

National News | Jun. 14 2012

Land signs off radio show

Southern Baptists’ top moral-concerns spokesman told listeners June 2 was his final appearance on the weekly call-in show that sparked... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Jun. 7 2012

ERLC trustees reprimand Richard Land, terminate radio program over Trayvon Martin comments

Two reprimands have been issued to Richard Land by the trustee executive committee of the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission (ERLC). The... [READ MORE]

Children | May. 31 2012

Emory University accused of academic bullying

ATLANTA — A renowned neurosurgeon, who received the Presidential Medal of Freedom and who successfully separated twins who were joined... [READ MORE]

Human Rights/Freedom | May. 24 2012

Assemblies of God congregation forced to identify members

TEHRAN, Iran — Leaders of the Assemblies of God’s (AOG) Central Church of Tehran told their congregation May 6 that authorities have... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | May. 24 2012

Cuts for state’s social programs less drastic than expected but level of funding a concern

Alabama’s social programs “barely averted disaster” this year as lawmakers passed the 2013 general fund budget bill May 16.... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Apr. 5 2012

Teen’s death prompts discussion about meaning of justice

Amid the backlash surrounding the killing of Trayvon Martin, Baptist leaders are calling for proper investigation in the case as well as discussions... [READ MORE]

Gender/Sexual Issues | Mar. 29 2012

Social media connects former lingerie model with ministry committed to redefining beauty

When Alex Eklund updated his Facebook status on Nov. 30, he had no idea it would make him a social media star. Eklund was studying in the Baylor... [READ MORE]

Administration Issues | Mar. 22 2012

Presbyterian ‘breakaway’ groups signal ‘seismic shift’?

There’s a popular saying in church-planting circles: It’s easier to make babies than to raise the dead. That principle applies to... [READ MORE]