Kelly Boggs shares how a little research changed his initial perception of Seattle Seahawks’ Richard Sherman, who made headlines for his postgame rant following the NFC championship game.
Amid months-long protests that recently turned violent in Ukraine, observers are warning that hastily-imposed anti-dissent laws inadvertently threaten religious liberty and the future of Christian ministries in the Eastern European nation.
President Obama's comment that marijuana is less dangerous than alcohol has drawn objection from a Southern Baptist seminary president and stands in stark contrast to the arguments of many evangelicals about the personal and societal cost of legalizing the drug. Some have used the comment as an occasion to emphasize ministry to marijuana users.
A federal judge's ruling that the ministers' housing allowance is unconstitutional has been appealed by government lawyers who argue the allowance should be upheld.