Discrimination

Baptist, Methodist pastors in Miss. oppose discrimination based on religious freedom

Three CBF and two Methodist pastors say they believe religious freedom is not an excuse for business owners to discriminate against gays.

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Book says faith overcomes discrimination

Contributions document how an ecumenical movement opposed an Alabama law illegalizing ministry to undocumented immigrants. The book should also remind Baptists that they were once reviled minorities, and that they should conduct themselves accordingly, a prominent theologian says.

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SBC touts safeguard for gay-marriage foes

Supporters say legislation is needed to protect individuals and religious organizations that don’t recognize gay marriage from discrimination. Opponents say same-sex couples who are legally married should be treated the same as everyone else.

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How much should we pay the pastor?

Considering budgets, national averages, church size, education and the gender gap, it’s no wonder churches struggle getting it right when it comes to pastor compensation.

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Baptists support discrimination ban

Moderate and progressive ministers say Kentucky Baptists leading opposition to a city fairness ordinance don’t speak for them.

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Baptists take sides in ordinance debate

Southern Baptists in Kentucky are leading the fight against a city ordinance that would ban discrimination against gays, while a CBF pastor is speaking up in the measure’s support.

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Jackie Robinson’s lesson for the church

It’s hurtful when people hate you just because of who you are.

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School adding transgender policy

A private Christian university is working to create a policy regarding transgender individuals as a sister school faces a lawsuit for dismissing a student.

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Poll: Gay-marriage right not absolute

American’s views on gay marriage are murky when it comes to distinguishing between services and legal rights, according to a new survey by LifeWay Research.

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Ex-offender ministry addresses recidivism

Faith-based re-entry programs seek to reduce former inmates' chances of returning to prison.

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