Tag Archive: religious freedom

SBC Talk of Local Church Bylaws Add Marriage Statement

Simple Definition of Marriage

The homosexual political agenda has gained a momentum that may overwhelm Baptist churches. Most pastors are just attending to their congregational priorities without paying too much attention to the potential of law suits that could jeopardize local church autonomy as well as every member’s First Amendment  There is a lot of conversation among Southern Baptist leaders…

Tim Tebow Bows Out To First Baptist Dallas


Christians of similar platforms often conflict politically. Such was the case of Tim Tebow and Robert Jeffress.  Baptist.org commends both parties for their respective convictions on issues facing those who are believers in the Holy Bible.  Tim Tebow has the sports world as a virtual congregation to present the basic truth of Jesus Christ as Saviour to…

Faith Statements. What is the Best Kind?

September 8, 2011 | Buen Consejo | for http://www.baptist.org  | Faith statements?  What is your faith in the Lord about?  Or, whom is it about? Him.. you..?  Do you serve God?  Or does he serve you? So many Christians make statements of faith in the Lord (concerning their daily lives) that sound like these: “The Lord…

Al-Qaida Group Calls Mideast Christians ‘Legitimate Targets’

Arshed Masih, a Pakistani Christian who was burned by Muslim hardliners for refusing to convert to Islam, died early Tuesday, March 23, at the age of 38, his family told Worthy News and its news partner BosNewsLife agency.

Posted on Nov 4, 2010 | by Erin Roach BAGHDAD, Iraq (BP)—Al-Qaida in Iraq has declared that Christians in the Middle East are “legitimate targets” for violence, after the group carried out an unprecedented attack on a Baghdad church. The Islamic State of Iraq, with ties to al-Qaida, released a message Nov. 3 saying, “The…

UN Resolution Jeopardizes Religious Freedom Worldwide


USA (MNN) ? Christians in Muslim-dominated countries are facing increased persecution. Over the last month, churches in Indonesia have been attacked and forced to close. A mob of Pakistani Muslim extremists shot and beat dozens of Christians, including one cleared earlier of “blasphemy” charges. These Christians, and many more worldwide, are not free to believe….