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Religious Freedom at the Crossroads

Prof. William Wagner will serve the Keynote Speaker at a worldwide conference on the threat to religious freedom. Topic: Religious…

The Church & the Culture

Date and Time June 8, 2019 10:00am - 5:00pm Place Rochester Assembly of God 4435 N. Rochester Rd., Rochester MI…

MI State Legislative Update

The Great Lakes Justice Center monitors some important legislative bills impacting Christian people in Michigan. You can follow the progress…

Heartbeat Initiative Makes No Sense for Pro-Life Citizens in Michigan

Michigan’s existing abortion law is the strongest in the nation. It expressly protects life at all stages, even before the…

Religious Liberty Issues in Michigan

Come join Professor William Wagner and others for a special presentation sponsored by the Religious Liberty Law Section of the…

Contend for the Faith

Sunday, June 2, 2019 - 6:00 p.m. Prof. William Wagner's message reviews the Book of Jude - Learn what it…

Contending for the Faith

Professor William Wagner presents two powerful messages on the Book of Jude, Contending for the Faith May 12, 2019 -…

Making Dismemberment/ Decapitating a Human Being Unlawful

The Ethical Dimensions and Serious Societal Implications of Not Enacting Michigan’s Proposed Dismemberment Abortion Ban            The Michigan House of…

Legislative Update

Click here to see how your State legislature works. Follow the Great Lakes Justice Center and be heard on key…

Prof. Wagner Shares Good News at U of Pitt

Prof. Wagner Shares Good News at the University of Pittsburg - Prof. William Wagner, President of Salt & Light Global,…

Praying for SLG 2019

April 1, 2019 Inside Out, Upside Down! 1 Corinthians 1:27-29But God has chosen the foolish things of the world to put…

Heavy Lifting!

Psalm 40: 1-10 --I I waited patiently for the Lord; And He inclined to me, and heard my cry. He also brought…

An Easter Message from an Engineer/ Businessman

Dear Friends and Colleagues, For the many who encouraged me with their personal response to my Christmas Message, I send…

Sharing the Heart of Jesus in Colombia

Last week, Prof. William Wagner, President of Salt & Light Global, worked with Victory Alliance to share the heart of…

Contend for the Faith Study…

Ladies, contend for the faith! Join us for a Precept women’s Bible study on the Book of Jude. “Contend for…

Warrior Table Easter 2019

Presenting Apologists: AARON WENTZ & BRIAN HARMON Thursday April 11, 2019 “THE EMPTY TOMB”Did Jesus Really Rise after Being Dead?…

Sharing a Christian Worldview Lens with South American Leaders

Prof. William Wagner, President of Salt & Light Global, brings a Christian Worldview Lens to South America this April. He…

Learn How to Identify Logical Fallacies Tonight

Apologetic Inklings Monday!   3/25/19 at 5:15 P.M. Grand Grand Travers Pie Company - East Lansing INTRO TO APOLOGETICS - Logical…

State’s List Puts Constitutional Freedom in Peril

State’s List Puts Constitutional Freedom in Peril On Friday, Agustin Arbulu, Director of the Michigan’s Department of Civil Rights, admitted…

World Down Syndrome Day: what makes a person happy and fulfilled?

World Down Syndrome Day: what makes a person happy and fulfilled? “Wow! That baby is tiny! How old is he?”…

Protect Privacy in School Bathrooms and Showers

Justice Center Asks Supreme Court to Protect Privacy in School Bathrooms and Showers The Great Lakes Justice Center, representing state and national Christian school associations,…

Supreme Court and the Christian Cross

The Supreme Court heard a religion case Wednesday. In this case, leftist activists ask the Court to find a Christian Cross unconstitutional. The Great Lakes Justice Center defends the Cross.

Separation of Power and the President’s Emergency Declaration

The budget deal signed by the President Friday only partially funded the President’s request for boarder security.  Although the deal…

Why Hamilton Would Love Billionaires, Buybacks, and Tax Breaks

Hamilton would love billionaires, buybacks, and tax breaks. If we learned anything from last week’s news cycle, it is that…

Prof. WW’s Detroit News OpEd Trending….

This week the Detroit News reported on how the Governor and the Michigan Civil Rights Commission added sexual orientation and…

Executive Abuse of Power

Executive abuse of power must stop. This week the Detroit News reported on how the Governor and the Michigan Civil…

Governor Cuomo & Moloch

What does Andrew Cuomo and the Biblical Moloch have in common? New York State is the first state to legalize…

Virginia Governor’s Self-Defense Not Good Enough

The Virginia Governor defended infanticide this week. One of the most fascinating theological points made by Paul and Jesus is…

Political Science or Medical Science

Political science or medical science, that is the question. My wife, Marilyn, recently broke her leg. Doctors referred her to…

Why the Left Paints Christian Schools as Hotbeds of Bigotry

Let us begin with the larger context surrounding Covington Catholic, if only to explain how it became a national news…

Justice Center Asks Supreme Court to Protect Privacy in School Bathrooms and Showers

The Justice Center, representing state and national Christian school associations, recently asked the Supreme Court to protect privacy in public…

Justice Center Defends the Cross at Supreme Court

The Great Lakes Justice Center just filed a legal brief in the U.S. Supreme Court defending the Cross. Cross Memorializes…

Prof. Wagner at South Church: The Message of Christmas and the Supreme Court

Come see Professor William Wagner teach at South Church on December 30, 2018. Time: 9:45 a.m. Topic: How the Supreme…

2018 Salt & Light Summary

2018 - By the Numbers 500,000+  Number of people SLG equipped to engage the culture on radio and social media…

Prof. Wagner at Oakhill Evangelical Presbyterian in Grand Rapids

If you live in Western Michigan, come here Prof. William Wagner teach on 1st Samuel, Chapter 17 -Confronting Giants who…

Christian Citizen Statesmanship – Returning Politics to a Noble Calling.

Only Christian citizen statesmanship can return politics to its once a noble calling.  A Divine Roadmap Although not often accepted…

Prof. William Wagner in the Pulpit — Western Michigan

Prof. William Wagner is in the Pulpit in Western Michigan on November 11, 2018! He teaches at Oakhill Evangelical Presbyterian…

Prof. William Wagner in the Pulpit – Northern Michigan

Prof. William Wagner is in the Pulpit this Sunday! He teaches at Northern Michigan Bible Church in Burt Lake at…

Apologetic Inklings Meets on Mondays! — “BIBLE RELIABILITY”

Apologetic Inklings meets Mondays, at Grand Traverse Pie Company in East Lansing. Our current series is: Bible Reliability #Salt&Light

Gosnell: the Trial of America’s Biggest Serial Killer

Gosnell: the Trial of America’s Biggest Serial Killer achieved box office success, especially considering that many expended effort to suppress…

Leftists in Australia Suppress Speech and Poison a Generation of Students

Leftists in Australia suppress speech while they poison a generation of students.  Robert French is a former High Court chief…

Men — Thanksgiving Warrior’s Table

Be a man among men. Share a table with Warriors; A Battalion of Brothers.    ​When: ​Thursday, November 8th, 2018 @…

Prof. Wagner to Address Detroit Rotary Club

Professor William Wagner presents at the Detroit Rotary Club this week. His presentation addresses Ballot Proposal 2... Prof. Wagner explains…

Prof. Wagner Promotes the Value of Human Life at the University of Illinois

Professor William Wagner recently promoted the value of human life held at the University of Illinois. The Federalist Society and…

Prof. Wagner Speaking on Ballot Proposals in Ottawa County

On Tuesday October 14, 2018, Prof. William Wagner explains the current ballot proposals at an Educational Forum in Ottawa County. …

Justice Kavanaugh’s Appointment Restores Legitimacy at the Supreme Court

Anti-Christian activists recently suggested the appointment of Justice Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court undermines that institution’s legitimacy.  Nothing could be…

God Glorified at SLG’s Celebrating the Sanctity of Human Life Seminar

Salt & Light Global's Academy hosted a seminar, Celebrating the Sanctity of Human Life.  The seminar equipped attendees with the…

SLG Presents: Persuasion Points – A Primer for Christian Citizens

On October 6, 2018, Salt & Light Global hosted a seminar: Persuasion Points - a Primer for Christian Citizens This…

The Kavanaugh Circus

The Kavanaugh Circus.... When politics get ugly, many people excuse it because after all, they say, “Both sides do it.” …

Resource: How State & Local Governments Operate

Good governance requires citizen participation. Click below for an excellent resource explaining how to communicate more effectively with your elected representatives: For…

Salt & Light Global Academy Presents: Celebrating the Sanctity of Human Life

Salt & Light Global Academy Presents: Celebrating the Sanctity of Human Life Save the Date: September 29, 2018 Place: South Church,…

Confirm Kavanaugh

Here is Prof. Wagner's submission to the United States Senate supporting confirmation of Judge Kavanaugh: United States Senate Committee on…

Jack Ryan Gets the World Really Wrong

Jack Ryan Gets the World Really Wrong. Hamas routinely sacrifices their own children and people so that the world will look…

First Amendment Freedom of Religion Protects More than Worship

The freedom of religion preserved in the First Amendment protects more than your freedom to worship. It protects the free…

Leave a Salt & Light Legacy

Leave a Salt & Light Legacy! After you and I go home to Jesus, who will preserve religious liberty and…

Democratic Socialism is Dangerous

Government built on Democratic Socialism threatens liberty.  Contrast the good governance under our Constitution. For over 220 years, this extraordinary…

American Academia, Political Activists, Eugenics

In the early 1900's, American academia and political activists advanced eugenics. Their agenda, weed out undesirable or defective human beings.  …

Who Should Raise My Child?

Who Should Raise My Child? By Alexis Crawford Starting a family is always an exciting time for young married couples.…

SLG Wilberforce Fellowship: Training up Disciples Who Engage the Culture

SLG Wilberforce Fellowship - Training up Disciples Who Engage the Culture Salt & Light Global hosts a discipleship program that…

Salt & Light Global Presents: Persuasion Points – a Primer for Christian Citizens

Salt & Light Global Presents: Persuasion Points - a Primer for Christian Citizens This academy equips Christians to seek solutions…

Salt & Light Global Academy Presents: Celebrating the Sanctity of Human Life

Salt & Light Global Academy Presents: Celebrating the Sanctity of Human Life Save the Date: September 29, 2018 Place: South Church,…

ISSUE BRIEF: Civil Rights Commission Unlawfully Usurping Legislative Authority

Here is an ISSUE BRIEF published by Salt & Light Global's Justice Center. It discusses the Civil Rights Commission unlawfully…

Justice Center Calls on Governor to Remove MCRC Commissioners Violating the Law

Commissioners on the Michigan Civil Rights Commission (MCRC) continue to defy the law. Moreover, they continue to violate their oath…

Save the Dates: Academy Events You Won’t Want to Miss!

Salt & Light Global plans to hold a number of Academies between now and the end of the year.  …

Lies, Elections, and Forgiveness

An honest witness tells the truth, but a false witness tells lies... Proverbs 12:17 (NIV) Everyone knows the apocryphal tale…

Big WIN: AG Issues AG Opinion – MI Civil Rights Commission Action Invalid

Today the Attorney General issued an A.G. Opinion stating: The Michigan Civil Rights Commission’s Interpretative Statement 2018-1, which concludes that…

Sec’y Ben Carson, Prof. Will Wagner, & Judge Jeanine Pirro on Steve Gruber Show!

The line up for the Steve Gruber Show today includes: Secretary for Housing and Urban Development Ben Carson; President of…

Rationalizing Muslim Domestic Violence in Australia

According to academic Samina Yasmeen, Islamic women endure greater rates of domestic assault at the hands of their husbands because…

Having a Roe Attack?

The vacant seat on the Supreme Court refueles the abortion debate.  The left suffers from panic attacks. Fearing the reversal…

One Nation under God, indivisible — Under Attack

Last week in our nation’s Capitol, I watched politicians govern the nation. Most importantly, I met with U.S. Senators about…

Why SCOTUS Appointment Matters – the Legacy of Justice Kennedy

As Justice Anthony Kennedy leaves the Supreme Court, his legacy helps us understand why his replacement matters so much. Biography…

Judicially Undermining Constitutional Democratic Foundations

The application of so-called substantive due process rights seen in cases like Roe v. Wade threaten to subtly undermine our nation's constitutional…

It’s No Secret

I recently spent an enjoyable afternoon with a former colleague that I taught with for 3 years. As we were…

The Radical Leftist Response to the SCOTUS Nominee

President Trump nominates Judge Brett Kavanaugh to replace retiring Justice Kennedy on the Supreme Court; almost predictably, radical leftist attack,…

President Nominates Judge Kavanaugh for SCOTUS – What you Need to Know

Prof. William Wagner was at the U.S. Supreme Court for the President's nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh. Preliminarily, elections matter.…

The Upcoming SCOTUS Appointment; Proper Focus for Senate Advice & Consent

Article II of the Constitution provides that "[the President] shall nominate, and by and with the Advice and Consent of…

Prof. Wagner To Take Pro-Life Side at University of ILLINOIS Federalist Society Debate

On October 3, 2018, Professor William Wagner debates pro-assisted suicide proponents at the University of Illinois. Prof. Wagner takes the…

Rule of Law Bus Tour – Save the Date

Professor William Wagner will participate in the semi-annual Rule of Law Tour on September 27-28. He joins other judges, professors,…

Equipping our Youth at AACS Legislative Training Conference in Washington D.C.

Dr. Tim Schmig and Prof. William Wagner will teach at the American Association of Christian Schools (AACS) Legislative Training Conference…

National Association of Evangelicals – Pray Together Sunday

As part of the National Association of Evangelicals call for a Pray Together Sunday, William Wagner gave a prayer today for…

George Washington: A Prayer for our Nation

On the issue of good governance George Washington penned: It is impossible to rightly govern the world without God and the…

The Real Target of the Confirmation Wars

"You shall not pervert justice. You shall not show partiality, and you shall not accept a bribe, for a bribe…

Is It Better To Be Rich Or, Poor?

In the ancient world wealth was commonly acquired through the power to oppress, often being accumulated through slave labor. Today,…

Faith, Politics and the President

We live in interesting times when a billionaire-playboy-mogul enjoys broad support as President -- from evangelicals.  Can you follow both the Nazarene…

Read Supreme Court’s Decision: Travel Ban and the First Amendment

The Supreme Court ruled today Federal law grants broad discretion to a President to ban entry of aliens into the country.…

Australian National University and the Banishment of Truth

Australian National University's rejection of the Ramsay Centre for Western Civilization has made it, in the words of one commentator,…

USAG Must Restore Legitimacy after Inspector General’s Report

In the wake of a scathing Inspector General's Report, I called on Attorney General Jeff Sessions today to restore legitimacy…

Tell AMA: Doctor-Assisted Killing Incompatible with Medical Ethics

The American Medical Association (AMA) ought not play god. I therefore called on the AMA this week to not change…

Legislative Leaders Ask AG for Opinion on Commission’s Malfeasance

The Michigan Legislature wants the Attorney General  to determine whether the Michigan Civil Rights Commission acted beyond its legal authority. …

Prof. Wagner to Speak at Capital City Baptist Church

Professor William Wagner gives the Keynote address this year at the U.S. Taxpayer Party of Michigan Convention. Event:  Rally: If…

Prof. William Wagner Presenting Father’s Day Message at South Church

Topic: As for me and my household, we will serve the Lord... DATE: June 17, 2018 Time: 9:35 AM (Adult…

Prof. Wm Wagner Speaking in Escanaba

Professor William Wagner is presenting in the U.P. in Escanaba Event: Michigan Conservative Union – U.P. 2018 Topic: Making America “Good” Again –…

SCOTUS Strikes Down Hostile Intolerance Toward Christian People

The Supreme Court today struck down an act of hostile intolerance against a Christian cake baker. The Facts Here a…

Excerpts of SCOTUS Cake Baker Case

Constitution Prohibits Action Hostile to Religious Beliefs of Citizens In Church of Lukumi Babalu Aye, the Court made clear that…

John Quincy Adams: “Duty is Ours; Results are God’s”

John Quincy Adams served as our nation’s sixth President. A brilliant lawyer and statesman, he knew the importance of permanent…

Wagner Asks Legislature to Request AG Opinion on Civil Rights Commission

Today Professor William Wagner called on the Michigan Legislature to formally request an Attorney General Opinion.  He contends the Michigan…

Proverbs One Devotional

We begin a series on the book of Proverbs with Proverbs One – WISDOM LEADS YOU TO RIGHTEOUSNESS AND AWAY…

Corruption at Michigan Civil Rights Commission

The Michigan Civil Rights Commission (Commission)  corruptly ignored the law yesterday to advance the political agenda of Christophobic activists. Last September, after…

The Rule of Law – Building on Solid Foundations

An underlying theme in legal theory is that the rule of law provides at least part of the solution to…