COMMENTARY: Fixing a Foster Care System That Would Ban Mother Teresa

The Daily Signal
February 6, 2018 • In the News

In one of the most moving parts of the president’s State of the Union address, President Donald Trump honored Ryan Holet—a police officer who decided to adopt the baby of a heroin addict. Holet encountered the baby’s parents while on duty and asked the mother, “Why do you have to be shooting

OPINION: Encourage GIs’ Spiritual Fitness, Not Censorship

Stars and Stripes
February 6, 2018 • In the News

While the Department of Defense defends our nation against threats to national security, two groups are hoping Defense Secretary Jim Mattis will take his attention off the enemy and turn it against the spiritual needs of our servicemembers.  

Liberals Criticize ‘New’ Conscience Protections They Demanded Decades Ago

The Hill
February 6, 2018 • In the News

Earlier this month, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Office for Civil Rights announced the creation of a new Conscience and Religious Freedom Division. Among its first acts was to propose a rule protecting the conscience rights of religious health care workers within the medical profession. While many conservatives, particularly

First Liberty On-Call For the Big Game

As Sunday’s Big Game approaches, First Liberty helps set the game plan for sports outreach ministry to share its faith on the streets of Minneapolis.
February 2, 2018 • News & Commentary

With Super Bowl Sunday only a few days away, millions of Americans are focused on getting ready for the Big Game. Among those, are members of Sports Fan Outreach International (SFOI), a Christian ministry that facilitates short-term mission trips to major sporting events, including the Super Bowl, World Series, NBA

Supreme Court Showdown: The Game’s Not Over For Coach Kennedy!

After a shocking decision from the Ninth Circuit, First Liberty gears up for Supreme Court appeal on Coach Kennedy’s case.
February 2, 2018 • News & Commentary

Can praying get you sacked from your job? That’s exactly what happened to high school football coach Joe Kennedy after a school district just outside Seattle, WA fired him for a 15-second silent prayer. Even more outrageous is a ruling by the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit

LAWSUIT: Silencing Voices of Compassion

Federal district judge allows extremists’ lawsuit against chaplains’ invocations.
January 27, 2018 • News & Commentary

America’s tradition of public invocations is being challenged by the Freedom From Religion Foundation (FFRF) – a radical group desperately trying to erase the heritage of opening government meetings with invocations. This time they have even attacked invocations offered by volunteer, multi-faith chaplains who comfort the grieving in their community.