Moore on Marijuana: Southern Baptist Thinker Rejects Legalization

by (@HashtagGriswold) January 25, 2014

As more and more states move towards the legalization of medical marijuana, and as Colorado legalizes the drug entirely, Dr. Russell Moore explains why Christians should vote against such measures.

A Southern Baptist Response to Same-Sex Marriage

by (@TheIRD) July 2, 2013

Kristin Rudolph (@Kristin_Rudolph) Two weeks before the Supreme Court announced its decision on the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA), the Southern Baptist Convention hosted discussions on the topic of marriage at its annual meeting on June 11 – 12 in Houston, TX. Dr. Russell Moore, the new president of the SBC’s Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission (ERLC) directed conversations […]

Land Passes Baton to Moore in Final Address at Southern Baptist Convention

by (@JeffreyHWalton) June 12, 2013

By Jeff Walton (@JeffreyHWalton) In a spirited farewell, the outgoing head of the Southern Baptist Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission (ERLC) called on Baptists to work towards revival and tackle a host of moral issues. Addressing officials at the annual gathering of the Southern Baptist Convention in Houston on Tuesday, Richard Land offered his final […]

Evangelical Groups: Immigration Reform “Imminent” Following Election

by (@JeffreyHWalton) November 13, 2012

Officials from 10 Evangelical organizations have cited “reduced pushback” against a citizenship pathway for illegal immigrants in their appeal for a new immigration policy. Central to the Evangelical Immigration Table’s new push was a sense that the legislative landscape had changed, even though control of the two houses of Congress and the presidency remained largely […]

Like It or Not: Richard Land has Class

by (@bjgingerich) July 24, 2012

On July 20th, Southern Baptist leader Richard Land was called upon by Fox News in the wake of the Aurora theater shootings. Although he lost his radio program for comments made during the Trayvon Martin case, the head of the SBC Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission (ERLC) should make Baptists everywhere proud for his public […]