News Coverage of President Trump’s Executive Order

News Coverage of President Trump’s Executive Order

Written by Don Byrd Today’s news is filled with coverage of yesterday’s Executive Order, signed by President Trump, addressing issues including the ban on political campaigning by tax-exempt houses of worship. The Baptist Joint Committee has been outspoken...
Reminder: National Day of Prayer is Unnecessary, Unwise

Reminder: National Day of Prayer is Unnecessary, Unwise

Written by Don Byrd Thursday, May 4, is the National Day of Prayer. President Trump is expected to sign a proclamation to that effect, (update: read the proclamation here) as required by Congress. In addition, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer today indicated...
BJC Supreme Court Preview: Trinity Lutheran v. Comer

BJC Supreme Court Preview: Trinity Lutheran v. Comer

Written by Don Byrd Next Wednesday, April 19, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral argument in an extremely important religious liberty case, Trinity Lutheran v. Comer. The issue in the case is whether the federal constitution requires the state of Missouri to...