The Dangers Of Saying In God We Trust | State Of Grace | Refinery29

It’s nothing scary. We’re just talking about the separation of church and state. It’s not that bad. We’re just talking about politics and religion, the two things that you’re never supposed to talk about with a stranger. And I’m a stranger. Hi. Also, surprise, lesbian, curveball! On the count of Continue Reading

Freedom for Churches

– I don’t think in my wildest dreams, I thought the day would come in my ministry, where I would have to fight the state. – We received a letter that indicated the city was aware, we were worshiping in our building and if we continued to do that, we Continue Reading

The Dangerous Job of Reporting from China | Bitter Winter Part 1

The Chinese regime is trying to destroy religion But Bitter Winter is exposing what’s happening. But getting these stories out of China Can be deadly. Welcome back to China Uncensored. I’m Chris Chappell. The officially atheist Chinese Communist Party has launched an unprecedented war on religion. But to get away Continue Reading

China’s “Red Market” Destruction of Religion | Bitter Winter Part 2

The Communist Party has a plan to destroy religion And it begins with the “Red Market” Can religion in China survive? Welcome back to China Uncensored. I’m Chris Chappell The Chinese Communist Party has a clever plan to destroy religion in China. It doesn’t just attack religion from the outside. Continue Reading

Jefferson’s Wall: Church and State

While the phrase never appears in the constitution – it’s interpreted from two clauses in the first amendment. Separation of Church and State. It actually comes from a letter written by Thomas Jefferson where he describes a metaphorical wall between the two. So let’s talk about what it was, what Continue Reading

Survivors of Religious Persecution Declare Religious Freedom a Fundamental Human Right

[TEXT: Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom] [TEXT: These are the survivors of religious persecution.] The right of an individual to act consistently with his or her conscience is at the heart of the human experience. But today, we are far from the ideal that “everyone has the right to freedom Continue Reading

Bob Fu, Founder and President of ChinaAid | 2019 Democracy Award

My wife and I were both imprisoned for leading and running a church in Beijing in 1996. And because of that experience, we really built a strong conviction that we need to speak up for those who are persecuted for their faith. We need to let them know they’re not Continue Reading

Atheist Voicemails #23: From Friends to Foe: How Religion Got in the Way

You have reached Atheist Republic voicemails. God may not be listening to you but the citizens of the Atheist Republic are. Leave us a voicemail at atheistrepublic.com for a chance to have your message broadcast to our followers worldwide. Send us your opinions, stories, advice, or concerns. Together, we’ll build Continue Reading

Secretary Pompeo remarks at President Trump’s event on “Religious Freedom.”

SECRETARY POMPEO: Thank you all. I want to thank the many world leaders who are here today. Thank you, Vice President Pence, for your work on this issue. I especially want to thank President Trump for being a champion of people of faith all around the world. The Bible says Continue Reading

Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s Closing Remarks | 2019 Democracy Award

Thank you all very much. I really appreciate those very kind words of introduction especially coming from Andy Card. Andrew Card he is- mister chairman, he is a respected leader in his own state of Massachusetts. You can still detect the wonderful glow of his Massachusetts accent. And he is Continue Reading