Sports

New Jersey Delusion: Boys Can Compete as Girls, No Documentation

Sports11/20/2017 7:26:00 AM
Contact: 4 WINDS, 608-469-7956 MADISON, Wisc., Nov. 20, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- New Jersey high school athletes who desire to be transgender do not need gender documentation to compete. The New Jersey State Interscholastic Athletic Association approved a policy where athletes only need to notify school administrators about the sex they want to be. The transgender community gave guidance to the organization. Source: 4 Winds Christian Athletics

'Arm the Churches' says Rev. Robert Bakke

Sports11/8/2017 9:33:03 AM
Black Belt Preacher, Rev. Robert Bakke, says "Cowards seek soft targets."   Contact: Robert Bakke, 612-812-6174, robert@robertbakke.com; www.robertbakke.com   GOLDEN VALLEY, Minn., Nov. 8, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Black belt preacher, Rev. Robert Bakke, says churches can no longer remain soft targets and must arm themselves. "This is not about gun control, rental trucks or fertilizer bombs. It is about evil, and you will never stop evil because it is in the worl Source: Robert Bakke Performance Ministries

Foundation for Moral Law Sends Memorandum to Schools on Prayer at Football Games

Sports11/7/2017 9:43:01 AM
Contact: John Eidsmoe, Foundation for Moral Law, 334-262-1245, info@morallaw.org   MONTGOMERY, Ala., Nov. 7, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Prayer at public school football games does not violate the Constitution if it is a student message and not the school's, according to the Foundation for Moral Law.   The Alabama nonprofit corporation dedicated to the defense of religious liberty recently sent a memorandum to Alabama school superintendents explaining the First Amendment as under Source: Foundation for Moral Law

Interview Opportunity: Why Discounting Masculinity Won't Prevent Another Harvey Weinstein

Sports10/30/2017 10:16:03 AM
Trail Life USA CEO Mark Hancock speaks to allowing "boys to be boys" in wake of recent Boy Scouts decision to admit girls   Contact:  Ty Mays, 770-256-8710, tmays@inchristcommunications.com     GREENVILLE, S.C., Oct. 30, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- As the Harvey Weinstein scandal continues to reverberate, many are demanding an end to toxic masculinity. But the answer to this cultural crisis is not to neutralize men, as is being widely advocated, but to raise re Source: InChrist Communicatinos

Local Foundation: 'Stand Up to Anti-Prayer Demands'

Sports10/27/2017 7:47:00 AM
Contact: John Eidsmoe, Foundation for Moral Law, 334-262-1245, info@morallaw.org MONTGOMERY, Ala., Oct. 27, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- The Foundation for Moral Law, a Montgomery-based legal foundation established to defend religious liberty under the United States Constitution, urged Alabama school districts to resist the demands of the Freedom from Religion Foundation (FFRF) and others who are trying to drive prayer out of school athletic events.On October 23, 2017, the Wisconsin-ba Source: Foundation for Moral Law

Andrew Palau Festival in Côte d'Ivoire Capital Yamoussoukro this Weekend

Sports10/25/2017 2:30:00 AM
Hundreds of local churches invite Andrew Palau to share message of hope and Good News through Love Côte d'Ivoire Festival Contact: Jay Fordice, 503-614-1500 YAMOUSSOUKRO, Côte d'Ivoire, Oct. 25, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- World evangelist Andrew Palau is serving this week with hundreds of churches and Christian leaders in Yamoussoukro, Côte d'Ivoire, preparing for a massive evangelistic festival this coming weekend. Love Côte d'Ivoire Festival will take place October 27-29, 2017. The Source: Luis Palau Association

American Heritage Girls to Remain Exclusively Girl-Oriented

Sports10/12/2017 11:00:00 AM
Contact: Michelle Beckham-Corbin, 513-771-2025 ext. 170, beckham-corbinm@ahgonline.org CINCINNATI, Oct. 12, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- With the recent statement shared by the Boy Scouts of America regarding changes in membership, American Heritage Girls (AHG) announced that the organization will remain committed to the foundation for which the non-profit was built on 22 years ago -- providing an all-girl environment in which girls can thrive and grow. Source: American Heritage Girls

Character-Forming Outdoor Adventure Group Will Remain 'a Place Where Boys Can be Boys'

Sports10/11/2017 1:32:03 PM
Trail Life USA pledges to keep its 'affirming' boys focus as Boy Scouts of America announces it will start welcoming girls   Contact: Ty Mays, 770-256-8710, tmays@inchristcommunications.com   BELTON, S.C., Oct. 11, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- The leader of a national outdoor adventure program aiming to help develop men of character has reassured member-families and supporters that it will remain "a place where boys can be boys."   Trail Life USA CEO Mark Hanco Source: InChrist Communicatinos

NFL Players Have No First Amendment Right to Protest

Sports9/28/2017 4:55:02 AM
Contact: Liberty Counsel, 407-875-1776, news/Media@LC.org; Press Kit    ORLANDO, Fla., Sept. 28, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- While the issue of NFL players protesting the National Anthem is not an issue that Liberty Counsel has publicly commented on, the First Amendment is a core issue for Liberty Counsel. We have heard many people claim that the athletes have a First Amendment right to kneel in protest of the National Anthem and injustice, but this is not accurate. In or Source: Liberty Counsel

NFL Boycott will Continue Until Anthem is 'Properly Honored Again'

Sports9/27/2017 6:26:00 AM
Contact: John Horvat II, 717-309-7147 HANOVER, Penn., Sept. 27, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Fans in the bleachers are irked by the politicization of football. In fact, Americans are pledging to boycott the National Football League (NFL) in large numbers, as long as its athletes continue to disrespect our nation's symbols and Anthem. "Respect for the flag is a duty, not an option," said John Horvat II, vice-president of the American Society for the Defense of Tradition, Family and Prope Source: America Needs Fatima

Evangelist Alveda King: America, Take the Knee

Sports9/26/2017 9:20:02 AM
Contact: Leslie Palma, 347-286-7277 ATLANTA, Sept. 26, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- There are challenges with today's young people wanting to "take the knee" and turn their backs on our National Anthem and American Flag. As we honor our nation, it would be good to extend the tradition of honoring America, not by attacking cherished symbols, but by including everyone in the conversations on peace and nonviolence. I for one would like to see the Negro National Anthem (Lift Every Voice and Si Source: Alveda King Ministries

Evangelist Alveda King: America is Distraught and Distracted by Free Abortions, SOBs, Fallen Idols and Foreign Feuds; Cease Fire, Take the Knee and Pray

Sports9/25/2017 8:24:05 AM
Contact: Leslie Palma, 347-286-7277 ATLANTA, Sept. 25, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- The following is submitted by Evangelist Alveda King: The daily news reports are becoming more and more unbelievable! With the Defund Planned Parenthood Debate looming, Congress has yet to defund PP. Meanwhile abortionists are still offering free death care abortions to hurricane victims. With all the death and devastation that Hurricane Harvey brought to Texas and Louisiana what the people need is life aff Source: Alveda King Ministries

Principal Photography Begins on Unbroken: 'Path to Redemption'

Sports9/5/2017 8:00:00 AM
Stand-Alone Tale that Follows the Events of 2014's Three-Time Oscar®-Nominated Epic will Tell Inspiring True Story of Olympian Louis "Louie" Zamperini's Post-World War II JourneyContact: Michael Conrad, 214-616-0320, Michael@Lovell-Fairchild.comLOS ANGELES, Sept. 5, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- Filming began today on UNBROKEN: PATH TO REDEMPTION, the amazing true story that will serve as a stand-alone tale and follow the events of 2014's epic saga UNBROKEN. UNBROK Source: Lovell-Fairchild

Church of God in Christ Hurricane Harvey Relief Effort

Sports9/5/2017 6:34:00 AM
Contact: Robert Coleman, Jr., Church of God in Christ, 901-235-2160 MEMPHIS, Tenn., Sept. 5, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- The Church of God in Christ (COGIC) Charities has launched a massive national response to the crisis in the Texas Gulf Coast area by collecting and deploying needed resources. Photo: West Angeles COGIC opens center in Los Angeles -- Earvin "Magic" Johnson, Mrs. Mae Lawrence Blake, Presiding Bishop Charles E. Blake, Sr. COGIC Charities, the benevolent arm of the C Source: Church of God in Christ

Pope Approves Clemente Canonization Cause, Miracle Mandate Met

Sports7/24/2017 9:20:02 AM
Contact: Father Jose Ramos, 011-39-06-698-83538 ROME, July 24, 2017 /Christian Newswire/ -- A baseball player is on the way to becoming the next saint. The idea may sound like it is out of left field, but the pitch thrown to Pope Francis by filmmaker Richard Rossi turned out to be an unlikely strike. What about the requirement for a miracle to greenlight the canonization of baseball icon Roberto Clemente beyond beatification? It was met today, according to Sports Illustrated and the Associ Source: Catholic Newswire, Rome