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A Foundation for Friendships in Politically Contentious Times

It’s natural for political views to strain friendships, but, as Christians, we need not let instrumentally valuable politics destroy intrinsically valuable relationships.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Amy K. Hall | November 1, 2018

A Victory for Free Speech in the UK

The UK Supreme Court has upheld the free speech rights of bakers who declined to make a “Support Gay Marriage” cake, saying they were not discriminating against the customer because of his sexual orientation.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Amy K. Hall | October 11, 2018

If We Lose the Meaning of “Justice,” We Lose the Gospel

Our ability to explain the gospel depends on our culture’s ability to understand the concept of justice, but use of the term “social justice” has been causing our understanding of justice to drift.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Amy K. Hall | September 18, 2018

California Lawmakers Decide the Unique Contributions of Women Matter Now

A California bill mandating a quota for women on corporate boards is ready to be signed into law, but aren’t these lawmakers being a little inconsistent?

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Amy K. Hall | September 12, 2018

Should Christians Avoid Reading Harry Potter?

Should Christians avoid reading Harry Potter since the Bible warns against witchcraft? To answer the question, we need to look deeper than the superficial trappings of the story.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Amy K. Hall | September 7, 2018

Believe in…Something?

Nike’s new ad campaign fits perfectly into a sincerity-is-all-that-matters culture, but a closer look reveals the absurdity of its slogan.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Amy K. Hall | September 5, 2018

Author of AB 2943 Withdraws the Bill

The California bill classifying “sexual orientation change efforts” as consumer fraud (including efforts even to merely change behavior) has been withdrawn.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Amy K. Hall | August 31, 2018

Colorado Accuses Masterpiece Cakeshop of Discrimination…Again

The Colorado Civil Rights Commission has once again accused Jack Phillips of discrimination, but their accusation seems to contradict what they said to the Supreme Court in the last case.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Amy K. Hall | August 24, 2018

Courts Can’t Rule on the Legitimacy of Religious Beliefs

The Supreme Court said the government has no role in deciding whether a religious belief is legitimate, and this could put an end to some arguments against religious liberty.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Amy K. Hall | June 14, 2018

Masterpiece Cakeshop Wins at the Supreme Court

The Court found that the State failed to act neutrally towards Jack Phillips’s religious beliefs, expressing open hostility and failing to grant him the same freedom they granted in similar cases.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Amy K. Hall | June 4, 2018