New HHS Division Defends Pro-Life Health Care Workers
Under Trump, federal policy keeps shifting away from abortion rights in favor of religious conscience protections.
Division of the existing Office of Civil Rights (OCR) enforces existing laws designed to protect conscience rights, including new provisions under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) that
Gleanings: March 2018
Important developments in the church and the world (as they appeared in our March issue).
The new Conscience and Religious Freedom Division will enforce 25 conscience-rights protections, including new provisions under the Affordable Care Act that allow providers and
Trump Exempts Religious Employers from Birth Control Coverage
Unlike Obamacare mandate, new regulations protect moral or religious objections.
More employers—including Christian-run businesses and nonprofits—can opt out of contraception coverage required under the Affordable Care Act thanks to new rules issued by the
Tim Kaine: We Need All Parts of the Body to Fix Health Care
The Corinthian church reminds us that Democrats and Republicans must work together to care for the least of these.
In addition to the uninsured people from all over the country I met in Wise, I've met countless other Virginians who rely on Medicaid and the Affordable Care Act (ACA) to pay for health
Bearing Burdens After Obamacare
The future of Christian health care sharing.
Enrollment in Christian alternatives to health insurance tripled under the Affordable Care Act (ACA) enacted by President Barack Obama. The total number
Gleanings: December 2017
Important developments in the church and the world (as they appeared in our December issue).
Any Christian-run business or nonprofit can opt out of the contraception coverage required under the Affordable Care Act, the Trump administration decided this fall.
Welcoming the Prisoner into Your Small Group
Prison Fellowship's new curriculum invites Christians to learn how their faith intersects with America's criminal justice system.
have demonstrated their grassroots influence on issues such as abortion and the campaign by Christian-led companies to be exempt from the Affordable Care Act's coverage of
Weekend Edition: September 25, 2015
Pope Francis, Syrian Refugees, and more on this week's iteration of Weekend Edition.
The nuns had sued under the Religious Freedom Restoration Act over the birth control provision of the 2010 Affordable Health Care Act, widely known as Obamacare.
Contraception Mandate Heading to Supreme Court
(UPDATED) SCOTUS will determine if the rule violates the Religious Freedom Restoration Act.
Update (Nov 6): The Supreme Court will hear seven cases challenging the Affordable Care Act's birth-control mandate. Religious charities, hospitals
Morning Roundup 5/27/15
The Catholic Church's American Downfall; The Evangelical Advantage; Overestimation of LGBT Community
right to dismiss calls for reform in the church and gave the Catholic bishops political clout when it came to opposing things like no-cost contraception in the Affordable Care Act in the
Young, Female, and Pro-Trump
How white evangelical millennials are defying political predictions.
As the repeal of the Affordable Care Act makes its way through Congress, conservatives are hopeful it will include provisions to eliminate or reduce Planned Parenthood funding.
Who Will Love My Child When I Am Gone?
Parents of children with disabilities grapple with an uncertain future.
The Affordable Care Act has given parents a little more time, allowing families to keep their dependent young adults enrolled in their health insurance up to age 26.
Contraception Saves Lives
Reconsidering Margaret Sanger as one who was opposed to abortion but emphatic about the personal and social good of contraception.
A woman's desire for birth control is, even today, regarded suspiciously, as was seen in public discussions around the birth control provisions of the Affordable Care Act -- as if women