Resources by 2019

Recently, a tweet by Netflix that read something like “What is something you can say during sex and while watching Netflix?” went viral. I highly discourage you from checking the replies as nearly every major brand (as well as everyday... Continue...

WASHINGTON, D.C., Dec. 21, 2019—Lawmakers in both the U.S. House of Representatives and the Senate passed and President Trump signed an appropriations package that included a repeal of the troubling tax on all nonprofits, including churches. Russell Moore, president of... Continue...

What just happened? This week, both the House and Senate passed an appropriations bill, which President Trump is expected to sign, that includes a repeal of the troubling tax on all nonprofits, including churches, found in Section 512(a)(7) of the... Continue...

Reading is important. It cultivates imagination, helps clarify ideas, and shapes our thinking. Throughout each year, members of our team enjoy reading and listening to a variety of books. Here are just a few that some of the ERLC staff... Continue...

When I was a kid, one of my favorite stories was “The Little Match Girl,” by Hans Christian Anderson. She was a poor child who sold matches in the frozen streets around Christmas time. As she wandered through icy alleys,... Continue...

I have reconsidered lately where God's majesty is most clearly seen. Certainly I recognize it in the breathtaking sunsets and brilliant fall colors of Virginia, the snow-capped mountains of Montana, and the magnificent waterfalls of Yellowstone National Park in Wyoming.... Continue...

Jeff Pickering, Chelsea Patterson Sobolik, Steven Harris, and Travis Wussow wrap up 2019 with highlights from our advocacy work and end of year recommendations.  Capitol Conversations will be off the air for the next two weeks for Christmas and back... Continue...

WASHINGTON, D.C., Dec. 17, 2019—Lawmakers in the U.S. House of Representatives unveiled an appropriations package today that includes a repeal of the troubling tax on all nonprofits, including churches, found in Section 512(a)(7) of the Internal Revenue Code. Russell Moore,... Continue...

As we live in the tension between the Fall and the full restoration of all things, suffering is an undeniable fact of life. What comfort does the presence of God have to offer to the suffering family, and what does... Continue...

On April 11 of this year, The Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission unveiled a new ethical framework and set of principles, called Artificial Intelligence: An Evangelical Statement of Principles, in a crowded room in Washington, D.C. This marked the first time... Continue...