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Christian 72-Year-Old Florist Fined for Refusing To Supply Flowers for Same-Sex Wedding Takes ‘Last Stand’ at Supreme Court

Barronelle Stutzman, also known as the "Christian grandma florist," is now asking the U.S. Supreme Court to hear her appeal to reverse a Washington court's decision earlier this year that found her guilty of discrimination for refusing to provide flowers for a gay wedding. (more…)

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Michael Brown Says Shame on Christian Leaders Who Stay Silent About Washington Supreme Court’s Ruling in Barronelle Stutzman Case

There is only one thing more appalling than the Washington Supreme Court's 9-0 ruling against religious liberty today. It is the silence of Christian leaders across America, leaders who choose convenience over confrontation, leaders who would rather be popular than prophetic, leaders who prefer the favor of people over the

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Religious Liberty of Christian Florist, Bakers Who Refused to Serve Same-Sex Couples In Courts’ Hands

A 71-year-old Washington florist and young Oregon bakers are among Christian small business owners awaiting court decisions on their right to refuse business violating their religious beliefs. (more…)

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Many Evangelicals are Torn Over Donald Trump, Say They Feel Abandoned In Presidential Election

Betty and Dick Odgaard used to own the tiny church next door to their home. They had built it over 13 years into an art gallery, bistro, flower shop and framing service. They even rented out the chapel, with its bright stained glass windows, for social events. (more…)

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John Kasich Says People Are “Probably” Born Homosexuals

Republican presidential candidate and Ohio Gov. John Kasich said Friday that gay people are "probably" born that way, conceding that view during a testy exchange with a gay voter at a California event. (more…)

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After GoFundMe Shuts Down Christian Bakery Crowdfunding Page, It Bans ‘Discriminatory’ Campaigns

As crowdfunding platforms increasingly become key culture war weapons, at least one company has attempted to clarify who can – and cannot – appeal for donations on their site. GoFundMe added “discriminatory” campaigns to the list of causes that can’t find a home there, a week after the company’s decision last week to remove

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Conservative Christian Radio Host, Chris Krok, says Christians Who Believe That Homosexuality is an Abomination and a Sin According to the Bible Obviously Do Not Have Anyone to Vote For in 2016

President Obama isn't the only one who does not line up with the Bible on the issue of homosexuality. Here is what these 2016 presidential candidates and potential candidates said when asked if they would attend a homosexual wedding. (Also, voting in Mitt Romney would have been no better, because he

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Crystal O’Connor, Owner of Indiana’s Memories Pizza, Says ‘God Has Blessed Us For Standing Up For What We Believe, And Not Denying Him’

The owner of an Indiana pizza restaurant who was forced to close shop after she told a local news reporter that her establishment would not cater a gay wedding reaffirmed her beliefs in an interview on Saturday. (more…)

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Lawyer Explains Why Religious Conservatives Need Protection, Are Targets of Discrimination

Jordan Lorence is a veteran attorney who in 2006 represented a female photographer in one of the cases widely cited in the "religious freedom" law debate this week. (more…)

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Memories Pizza in Indiana, Which Won’t Cater for a Homosexual Wedding, Raises Over Half a Million Dollars After Threats

Two nights ago, Indiana's ABC 57 reported that a business had been located that would actually refuse to serve gay customers, emboldened by the state's Religious Freedom Restoration Act. (more…)

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Donations to Memories Pizza in Indiana Surpass $200,000

Donations are pouring in for operators of a pizza restaurant in Indiana driven into hiding by angry protests and threats after they said they would refuse to cater a gay wedding. (more…)

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Four Views on the Question – Should Christians Attend the Wedding of a Homosexual Friend or Family Member?

Do More Than Say ‘No’ Peter Ould All good pastoral theology begins with Jesus. The Gospels give us clear examples of how Jesus interacts with those who lifestyles are not holy. He dines with tax collectors, hangs out with prostitutes, and dares to speak to unclean foreigners. Jesus has absolutely no problem

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