BJC Board meets in D.C., elects new officers

From BJC Staff Reports
The Baptist Joint Committee Board of Directors elected new officers and approved an increased operating budget during its meeting Oct. 7-8.

From the October 2013 Report from the Capital.

Remembering the origins of RFRA

By J. Brent Walker, Executive Director
Executive Director J. Brent Walker reflects on the passage of the Religious Freedom Restoration Act and its journey over the past 20 years.

From the October 2013 Report from the Capital.

Christianity and the Founding Fathers: Exploring America’s Purported Religious Origins

By Christian Belanger, 2013 Religious Liberty Essay Scholarship Contest Grand Prize Winner
The 2013 Religious Liberty Essay Scholarship Contest asked high school juniors and seniors to examine religious diversity in America and evaluate the claim that the United States was founded as a “Christian nation.”

From the October 2013 Report from the Capital.