Roger Williams Day

Roger Williams arrived in America on February 5, 1631. In the years that followed, he founded the First Baptist Church in America (FBCA), in Providence, Rhode Island. The church still stands today. Now, in honor of Roger Williams Day, we’re sharing a...
MLK Day 2018

MLK Day 2018

To mark Martin Luther King Jr. Day (MLK Day) this year, our friends at the First Baptist Church of Asheville have generously allowed us to share a sermon by Minister Leah Brown, that recounts the importance of MLK’s legacy and impact. Head to iTunes for more BJC...
Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission

Masterpiece Cakeshop v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission

Learn more about the high-profile Masterpiece Cakeshop case and the BJC’s brief in this podcast. General Counsel Holly Hollman and Executive Director Amanda Tyler discuss nondiscrimination and religious liberty, the impact this case could have,  and the...

BJC Fellows on Giving Tuesday

Two BJC Fellows — Jaimie Crumley, a 2016 BJC Fellow (shown above on the right), and Kristen Nielsen Donnelly, a 2017 BJC Fellow, (shown above on the left) — share why they choose to support and contribute to the future of the BJC Fellows Program on Giving...

Yusra Ahmed, 2017 Religious Liberty Essay Contest Winner

Hear from the winner of our 2017 Religious Liberty Essay Scholarship Contest in this BJC podcast. The contest asked students to explore the idea of using religious tests as part of the United States’ immigration and refugee policies. Yusra Ahmed of Quincy, Mass., then...