2014 Church of God Resolution on Biblical Stewardship

WHEREAS, Biblical stewardship is shown to be vitally important throughout the Bible by: the various Hebrew and Greek words for gift and give being used approximately 2,000 times; the words for offer and offering being used over 650 times; and in the New Testament alone, 42 different Greek words for giving and offerings being used over 775 times; and,…

A wave of anti-trans state bills is sweeping across the country

HAWAII House Bill 2181 Inactive House Bill 2532 Inactive ILLINOIS House Bill 4474 What it does: Requires students to use single-sex facilities (like restrooms and changing rooms) according to their sex assigned at birth, and requires schools to segregate all multi-user facilities by sex. Creates restrictions on when trans students can use single-user restrooms. Status:…

2012 Church of God Resolution on FINANCIAL INTERDEPENDENCE

WHEREAS, God himself revealed a unity of equality and interdependence by such Biblical revelations as “Let us make” (Genesis 1:26); “I and my Father are one”  (John 10:30); and “in the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy  Spirit” (Matthew 28:19); and, WHEREAS, the Church of God is bound together in…

TN Senate Bill 2387 / TN House Bill 2414 for TN public schools and universities

TN Senate Bill 2387 / TN House Bill 2414 This bill requires students in TN public schools and universities to use the restrooms and locker rooms of their birth sex. Bill is on solid legal ground under Title IX and all recent case law. It would protect a student’s right to privacy and safety. It…