Articles on Events

Last week messengers to the 2019 Southern Baptist Convention Annual Meeting in Birmingham, Alabama voted to adopt 13 resolutions, eight of which were related to ERLC concerns, issues, and legislative priorities. Here is a recap of the ERLC-related resolutions: On... Continue...

The 2019 SBC is almost here, so it’s with great pleasure that we introduce our seventh annual ERLC guide to food and fun at the convention. We want to bring you the best of what Birmingham has to offer so... Continue...

There will be many topics that will be remembered in 2018 but perhaps none greater than the #Metoo and #churchtoo movements. Sexual abuse, assault, and allegations of inappropriate behavior swept through our culture and our churches. The ERLC made it... Continue...

In just a few days, hundreds of people will gather with us in Dallas, Texas, for the 2018 ERLC National Conference, The Cross-Shaped Family.   We know many of you cannot come in person, but we want to invite you... Continue...

The 2018 SBC is almost here, so it’s with great pleasure that we introduce our sixth annual ERLC guide to food and fun at the convention. We want to bring you the best of what Dallas has to offer so... Continue...

Good Friday 2018 was an amazing time for our staff. We had a packed day, but no one knew just what kind of effect it would have on us. I accepted an invitation to preach at a predominantly black church... Continue...

In just a few days, over 3,500 church members and leaders will gather with us in Memphis for MLK50: Gospel Reflections from the Mountaintop in order to commemorate 50 years since Martin Luther King Jr.’s assassination. We know many of... Continue...

Racial unity is a gospel issue and all the more urgent 50 years after Martin Luther King Jr.’s death. The anniversary of King’s tragic death marks an opportunity for Christians to reflect on the state of racial unity in the... Continue...

Are you looking for ways to make racial unity a centerpiece of your ministry? Are you a seminary student looking to earn course credit? On April 3-4, The Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission, in partnership with The Gospel Coalition, is... Continue...

In just a few days over 1200 parents and church leaders are gathering with us at the Opryland Hotel for the 2017 ERLC National Conference, Christ-Centered Parenting in a Complex World. We know many of you cannot come in person,... Continue...