Entries by US Pastor Council Staff

Religious liberty needed to limit state

Religious liberty needed to limit state WASHINGTON (BP) — Conservative Christians should recover the proper use of the term “separation of church and state” in defending religious liberty against government interference, Russell D. Moore said at an evangelical conference in the country’s capital. Evangelical Christians also should advocate for the freedom of Muslims and adherents […]

Huckabee: Christians ‘Shouldn’t Just Accept Things That Are Ungodly’ in Government

Huckabee: Christians ‘Shouldn’t Just Accept Things That Are Ungodly’ in Government In a recent conference call with Vision America’s Rick Scarborough, talk show host, author and ordained minister Mike Huckabee stated that Christians need to be more active in resisting evil in the land and “shouldn’t just accept things that are ungodly.” “I’m convinced that […]

Study: Religious Congregations Now More Accepting of Gays

Study: Religious Congregations Now More Accepting of Gays as Members, Leaders The willingness of religious congregations to accept gays and lesbians as members, and even volunteer leaders, increased significantly between 2006 and 2012, except in the case of Catholic churches, a new study shows. The overall acceptance of gay and lesbian members increased from 37.4 […]

Atheist Bill Maher Defends Christians

Atheist Bill Maher Defends Christians as Host Charlie Rose Compares Christianity to Islam Appearing on Charlie Rose’s PBS show this week, HBO’s “Real Time” host Bull Maher rebuked him for linking Islam to Christianity, defending Christians by saying a vast numbers of them do not believe in violence or treat women as second class citizens. […]

America’s Christian Heritage Under Threat

America’s Christian Heritage Under Threat, Say Ted Cruz, Mike Huckabee, Tony Perkins at ‘Star Spangled Sunday’ On the 200th anniversary of America’s National Anthem, U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, former Gov. Mike Huckabee, Family Research Council President Tony Perkins and other Christian conservative leaders spoke at an event in North Carolina, reflecting on God’s hand of […]

How America’s Religious Freedom Restrictions Hurts Inner City Kids

How America’s Religious Freedom Restrictions Hurts Inner City Kids Eric Metaxas | BreakPoint | Friday, September 12, 2014 If you hear the words “witch hunt,” what’s the first thing that comes to mind? Well, you might think of the Salem witch trials, when mass hysteria gripped colonial Massachusetts in the late seventeenth century and twenty […]