A self-appointed expert on sex and relationships won’t speak at an El Paso, Texas, high school – for now.
Jason Evert runs an outfit called Chastity Project. He is yet another in a seemingly endless parade of speakers who somehow manage to get themselves invited to public schools even though what they have to offer is thin at best and sometimes offensive. Read more
Triad Chapter Meeting with Guest Speaker Dr. Richard Groves:
On October 27th the Triad (Winston-Salem, NC) Chapter hosted Dr. Richard Groves for his talk on the politically charged question “Is the United States a Christian nation?”
Here is some interesting background information about Dr. Richard Groves and Wake Forest Baptist Church: Read more
Even though a North Carolina school board recently did the right thing when it voted to open its meetings with a moment of silence, some residents are demanding that the board put “God back in our school.”
The Cleveland County Schools Board of Education voted 8-2 not long ago to maintain its current practice of beginning meetings with a moment of silence rather than adopting a new prayer policy. This is a perfectly reasonable thing to do since silence harms no one. If someone wants to pray at that time, they may. Read more
Today I’m doing something I never thought I’d do: defending Dr. Ben Carson.
I’m standing up for Carson in the face of an attack on his faith by Donald Trump. Trump’s assault was crude and below the belt; it also displayed great ignorance. Read more
A Christian ministry with significant ties to the Religious Right is now subject to a lawsuit over an alleged sex scandal. The suit, filed by attorney David Gibbs III on behalf of five women, says the Institute for Basic Life Principles (IBLP) covered up sexual harassment and assault committed by its founder, Bill Gothard. The suit names each member of IBLP’s board as a defendant.