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2016 Louisiana Family Forum Pastor’s Briefing

Dear Pastor and Church Leader: Please make plans to attend the 2016 Louisiana Family Forum Pastors’ Briefing immediately following the 52nd Annual Louisiana Governor’s Prayer Breakfast on March 23, 2016.  Governor’s Prayer Breakfast, 7:30AM – 9:00AM (Baton Rouge River Center, 275 River Street S.) Tickets are available for purchase at Louisiana Family…

March 9, 2016
Legislative Update

Pro-life or pro-abortion Speaker of the House?

Louisiana Baptists can help sway Louisiana legislators’ choice of a new leader. On Monday, January 11, the Louisiana House of Representatives will select a new Speaker and the outcome will have a dramatic impact on the influence of Christian vision and values in the…

January 5, 2016

“Life is Priceless” Marches Set for Three Cities

“Life is Priceless” marches set for three cities Please plan to be part of at least one of the three pro-life marches scheduled in Louisiana for 2016. Life March North in Shreveport-Bossier City and Life March South in Baton Rouge will take place simultaneously…

January 5, 2016

Update – Senate Bill 654

Senate Bill 654 passed the House of Representatives by a vote of 53-44. Its final passage means movie theaters in the state must meet certain requirements and adhere to specific regulations in order to obtain a license to sell alcoholic beverages. However, the ultimate…

June 3, 2014
Legislative Update

April 7 Update

UPDATE LAST WEEK – March 31 to April 4 On Monday (March 31), House Commerce debated HB 804, which would elevate sexual orientation, gender identity, or gender expression to “protected status” in Louisiana’s Equal Housing Act. Currently, only immutable characteristics are protected against discrimination. HB 804…

April 7, 2014
Legislative Update

March 17 Legislative Update

The Legislative session began on March 10. The first week was relatively quiet. However, many bills that are moral in nature or could have an impact on religious liberty have been filed. The Office of Public Affairs will do its best to keep you…

March 18, 2014