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Martial-arts trained priest provoked dissent from his bishop for encouraging parishioners to take concealed pistol license classes at his church last month. Rev. Edward Fride has since cancelled the classes, but the ministers’ differing approaches to neutralizing personal threats of violence... Continue...

The SBC 2015 is upon us. So, it is with great pleasure that we introduce our third annual ERLC guide to food and fun at the convention. I’ve joined forces with ERLC Leadership Council member Nick Nye, who pastors Veritas... Continue...

On Monday, Americans will observe Memorial Day, a federal holiday for remembering the people who died while serving in the country's armed forces. Here are five facts you should know about this day of remembrance: 1. Memorial Day is often... Continue...

I love newborns. Once children begin to crawl and toddle around, though, they’ve entered a running-interference stage that I don’t really care for. Push through to three, four and five, and we’re back to having a good time. There’s a... Continue...

My grandfathers were men of tools. One was a plumber and builder of houses, the other an interior craftsman and designer at a department store. I have the head of the latter’s hammer displayed on a shelf in my home... Continue...

Lindsay Swartz sits down with Trillia Newbell to discuss her new book Fear and Faith: Finding the Peace Your Heart Craves.  Newbell is the Director of Community Outreach at the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission. She has a degree in political... Continue...

The political scene is heating up. Many Christians need to know how to think about and act upon civil engagement. The ERLC will be hosting our 2015 National Conference, "The Gospel & Politics," on August 5 in Nashville, TN in... Continue...

Two seasons ago, I took my dad to a Major League Baseball game. My parents had come to town for a visit, and I had two tickets to a game. My dad and I sat in the stands watching the... Continue...

The Apostle Paul isn’t ambivalent about marriage. In replying to inquiries of the fledgling churches he helped plant, Paul instructs congregations to preserve purity, remain faithful to one another, and glory in the fact that marriage uniquely illustrates the relationship... Continue...