Press Release

ERLC Offers Free Registration for Federal Workers to Attend Evangelicals for Life

January 11, 2019

WASHINGTON, D.C., Jan. 11, 2018—As the partial government shutdown reaches Day 21, The Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention has announced free registration to its Evangelicals for Life conference for any federal or contract worker affected by the shutdown.

Those interested can register online for the fourth annual event at with the promotional code FEDERAL.

The Evangelicals for Life conference will feature some of the nation’s leading Christian speakers Jan. 16–18 at McLean Bible Church in Vienna, Va., encouraging attendees to stand for the dignity of all human life, from the unborn to the immigrant and the elderly.

The conference will begin Wednesday, Jan. 16, at 7:00 p.m. ET with a benefit concert by Steven Curtis Chapman supporting The Psalm 139 Project, a ministry of the ERLC dedicated to securing ultrasound machines in pregnancy resource centers across the country.

The conference will conclude Friday, Jan. 18 with the March for Life Rally and 46th annual March for Life in Washington, D.C. The EFL website now contains complete programming details.

Elizabeth Bristow

Elizabeth Bristow serves as the Press Secretary for the ERLC. Elizabeth oversees press and media operations for the organization and also coordinates marketing and advertising for ERLC events. Elizabeth received a B.A. in Public Relations and Marketing from Union University in 2010. She and her husband have one son. Read More by this Author