Staff's Resources

  • Imago Dei: The Image of God

    All people are created in the Image of God and that changes everything. It changes how we view and interact with others, as well as the issues that we care about as believers. Every lives matters because every life is... Continue...

  • ERLC to Broadcast on NRB Network

    The Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention has partnered with the National Religious Broadcasters to begin broadcast on the NRB Network. Continue...

  • Letter to Boehner, McConnell Urging Passage of First Amendment Defense Act

    Russell Moore, president of the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, led other religious leaders and educators in signing the following open letter on the defense of religious liberty. The letter, addressed to Speaker of the House John... Continue...

  • Here We Stand: An Evangelical Declaration on Marriage

    As evangelical Christians, we dissent from the court’s ruling that redefines marriage. The state did not create the family, and should not try to recreate the family in its own image. We will not capitulate on marriage because biblical authority requires... Continue...

  • SBC 2015: ERLC Report

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  • How does the gospel equip Christians who struggle with same-sex attraction?

    Join top leaders on July 29 at the first major event following the Supreme Court's marriage ruling. Equip Austin is a night set aside for equipping you to prepare your church for a post-marriage culture. Whether 200 or 2,000 miles, away, your church... Continue...

  • "The Things of Earth: Treasuring God by Enjoying His Gifts"

    Dan Darling interviews Joe Rigney about his book The Things of Earth: Treasuring God by Enjoying His Gifts, and why we should enjoy what God has made. Rigney serves as Assistant Professor of Theology and Christian Worldview and Institutional Writer at... Continue...

  • Light Magazine Subscription

    Subscribe now for Light Magazine. You will receive two print issues a year for $10. Light Magazine is part of the ministry of the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission. Each issue will have exciting and informative articles from authors such as Russell... Continue...

  • Protecting Your Ministry

    In the culture, in the courts, even in casual conversation, it is increasingly obvious that we have lost sight of over 200 years of social and legal tradition that has secured our fundamental freedoms – namely, freedom of speech and... Continue...

  • Race relations from three perspectives

    A few months ago, three men with unique perspectives gathered in Birmingham, Ala., at Beeson Divinity School for a discussion sponsored by ERLC and The Gospel Coalition. Robert Smith, Jr, Russell Moore and Jason Cook sat down for an important conversation on racial... Continue...