King’s Legacy

King’s Legacy

MEMPHIS, Tenn., April 5, 2018 — The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. left a legacy of hope and inspiration that continues today 50 years after his assassination. In President Donald Trump’s proclamation to honor King he said, “It is not government that will achieve Dr. King’s ideals, but rather the people of this great country who will see to it that our Nation represents all that is good and true, and embodies unity, peace, and justice. …

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Judge Rules Prison System Must Recognize Humanism as ‘Faith Group,’ Allow Humanist Inmates to Hold Meetings

Judge Rules Prison System Must Recognize Humanism as ‘Faith Group,’ Allow Humanist Inmates to Hold Meetings

By Heather Clark  RALEIGH, N.C. — A federal judge appointed to the bench by then-President Ronald Reagan has ruled that the North Carolina Department of Public Safety and the Lanesboro Correctional Institution were in error in declining to recognize an inmate’s religion as humanism, and prohibiting him from forming a humanist study group. “[D]efendants have not demonstrated a secular purpose for denying humanism recognition as a religious group or for the decision to prohibit humanist inmates from organizing group meetings,”…

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Australia Calls World to Pray & Fast for USA April 30 – May 3, 2018

Australia Calls World to Pray & Fast for USA April 30 – May 3, 2018

UNANDERRA, Australia — For the sixth year in a row, Australia is calling the nations of the world to join with them to pray and fast for four days for the United States of America, from 30 April – 3 May 2018. May 3 is America’s National Day of Prayer. The theme is “Pray for America – UNITY” Ephesians 4:3. www.nationaldayofprayer.org April 30 is America’s National Day of Repentance. www.dayofrepentance1.org Promo YouTube Video: www.youtube.com/watch?v=4B5nFcDBMOA Commissioner James Condon, a…

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California Lawmakers: Faith Practices can be Punished as Fraud

California Lawmakers: Faith Practices can be Punished as Fraud

SACRAMENTO, Calif.  — The battle over religious freedom has reached a fever pitch in California, where lawmakers are taking a new approach to punish traditional beliefs about sex and gender. Assembly Bill (AB) 2943 declares acceptance of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) status and behavior to be a matter of science.  From that opening premise, the bill proceeds to subject skeptics to the full weight of the State’s anti-fraud and consumer protection regime for…

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