Americans Rally Behind Christian Bakers, Donate More Than $250,000

The Klein family (from the Continue to Give website)

An Oregon couple forced to close their bakery after they refused to bake a cake for a same-sex wedding have become heroes in the culture wars. And now, supporters have raised more than $253,000 for Melissa and Aaron Klein, who wanted to operate their business according to Christian principles.A lesbian couple alleged that the Kleins' refusal had caused them physical, emotional and mental damages. Among the symptoms they'd experienced after the bakers refused their business, they listed “e … [Read more...]

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When You Wake Up in the Morning, God Will Still Be in Control

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June 26 was a hard day. The U.S. Supreme Court, disregarding longstanding tradition, religious belief, and the law, redefined the institution of marriage, which has throughout history been the bedrock institution upon which society is built.The 5-4 vote was hotly contested by Justice Antonin Scalia, who called the ruling a "threat to American democracy" and quipped that if he'd signed a statement like that, he'd have to wear a bag over his head.Chief Justice Roberts wrote a separate d … [Read more...]

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Billy Graham’s Grandson Resigns Pastorate Over “Moral Failure”

CORAL RIDGE PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH By Jimmy Baikovicius (http://www.flickr.com/photos/jikatu/3780295748) [CC BY-SA 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

I'm just so sorry this happened:  Tullian Tchividjian, the grandson of the popular evangelist Billy Graham, has resigned from his post at Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church in Fort Lauderdale.Apparently, according to a statement which Tchividjian gave to the Washington Post, the resignation is due to a "moral failure" that included extramarital affairs. In his public statement, Pastor Tchividjian said, “I resigned from my position at Coral Ridge Presbyterian Church today due to ongoing marital … [Read more...]

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