"We should not be forced to conform to the government's ideological views about life."
-- Robert Sloan
WASHINGTON (BP) -- Southern Baptist-affiliated institutions are maintaining their stand against the Obama administration's abortion/contraception mandate while they continue to wait for a satisfactory legal resolution.
GuideStone Financial Resources and four Baptist universities -- East Texas Baptist, Houston Baptist, Oklahoma Baptist and Truett McConnell -- are among 92 nonprofit religious organizations awaiting what they hope will be an agreement with the federal government that protects their freedom of conscience. Read More