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Guest Column: Government Power and Christian Pastors – Good Governance at the Precipice

November 10, 2014

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By Professor William Wagner Government authorities in Houston, Texas last month issued subpoenas to Christian pastors. The subpoenas ordered the pastors to give copies of their speeches and sermons related to “homosexuality, or gender identity” to the government for their review. The subpoenas further demanded the pastors produce their e-mails, instant messages, text messages, and […]

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Special Event: How to Protect Your Religious Freedoms

October 20, 2014

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Dear concerned pastors, church leaders, business owners and Christians in the workplace, You are invited to attend a “Church Law Institute Seminar” on Thursday, October 30 at 7:00 PM.  Our sister organization, CTV Shiawassee is hosting Josh Hersberger from the Church Law Institute at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Owosso, Michigan. The purpose of the seminar […]

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August 6 – Big Day for Historic Marriage in Michigan

August 6, 2014

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On Wednesday, August 6 at 1:00 PM, the 6th Circuit Court of Appeals in Cincinnati will begin oral arguments on the legality of Michigan’s 2004 voter-approved Marriage Amendment. Three randomly selected Judges will determine whether Federal District Judge Bernard Friedman’s March 14 ruling—which negated over two million voters’ support for historic marriage—will stand. Michigan Attorney […]

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Thomas More Law Center Files Amicus Brief in Support of Traditional Marriage

June 19, 2014

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The effort to redefine marriage is not equivalent to the civil rights movement according to an historic amicus brief filed by the Thomas More Law Center in the Sixth Circuit Court of Appeals. CTV’s President, James Muffett and Executive Director, Amy Hawkins are proud to stand with these leaders in support of Michigan Attorney General […]

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CTV President James Muffett stands with 100 black pastors speaking out in favor of historic marriage

May 20, 2014

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CTV President James Muffett stood with hundreds of black pastors who are speaking out in favor of historic marriage. “I am thrilled,” Muffett said, “that these leaders are lifting their voices in this debate, especially since those who want to redefine marriage have falsely wrapped themselves in the cloak of civil rights. I sincerely hope […]

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Pastors Want Michigan Gay Marriage Ban to Stand

February 25, 2014

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Judge Friedman of the United States District Court for the Eastern District of Michigan is now presiding over a trial for the Deboer v Synder and Schuette case regarding adoption and whether the institution of marriage between one man and one woman should be redefined. In response, on Monday, February 24, 2014 CTV President James […]

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