A conversation with 2015 Shurden Lecturer Alan Brownstein

A conversation with 2015 Shurden Lecturer Alan Brownstein

  By BJC Staff Reports On April 7-8, Alan Brownstein, professor emeritus at the University of California, Davis, School of Law, will deliver the 2015 Walter B. and Kay W. Shurden Lectures on Religious Liberty and Separation of Church and State at McAfee School of...
BJC welcomes spring semester intern

BJC welcomes spring semester intern

    By BJC Staff Reports  Emily Howard of Davison, Michigan, is one of the spring interns at the Baptist Joint Committee, working alongside the staff in Washington, D.C. She is a junior at Grand Valley State University in  Grand Rapids, Michigan, pursuing a Bachelor...
Breakaway South Carolina Episcopalians win major court case

Breakaway South Carolina Episcopalians win major court case

  By Kevin Eckstrom, Religion News Service The Episcopal Church lost a major court battle Feb. 3 when a South Carolina judge ruled that the Diocese of South Carolina legally seceded from the denomination, and can retain control of $500 million in church property and...
Thank you to our supporting churches!

Thank you to our supporting churches!

  By BJC Staff Reports The Baptist Joint Committee is grateful for the 233 churches who partnered with us in 2014 to advance our mission. Churches not only provide nearly $100,000 in annual support to the BJC, but they are also the key avenue for educating people...