Tag Archives: North Carolina

New abortion restrictions passed in Texas and North Carolina

Abortion is back in the news recently, as some Republican-led states have found a new way to effectively restrict abortions. New bills passed in Texas and North Carolina contain a key provision directing state officials to regulate abortion clinics based … Continue reading

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Transplanted North Carolina pastor making inroads with New England Christians

I’ve done many stories over the past year about declining church attendance. Last month, I did a story on the youth adherence to faith. According to a study by the Pew Research Center’s Forum on Religion & Public Life, one-third … Continue reading

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Gay marriage support strong in New England, weak in the South

Just a quick note and another post-election follow-up on an issue of importance to the faith community. A new Pew Research Center analysis shows a geographical split on gay marriage. As supporters of same-sex marriage won key victories in several … Continue reading

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Vote on same-sex marriage

North Carolinians head to the polls today to consider a state constitutional amendment that declares, “Marriage between one man and one woman is the only domestic legal union that shall be valid or recognized.” The measure would ban same-sex marriage, … Continue reading

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A Jesus app and same-sex marriage

Finding life stressful? Too hectic? Not enough time to read the Bible for inspirational messages of faith? Well, there’s an app for that. I have never downloaded an app myself, but I try to keep up on what is happening. … Continue reading

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