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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…

GLJC’s David Kallman May Serve as Unborn Child’s Advocate

Should an unborn child have a lawyer in court case? Here the father wants to terminate the embryo and mother wants…

Another Cross in the Cross-hairs of Christophobic Activists

The latest Michigan cross in the cross-hairs of Christophobic activists is an historic cross at Sackrider Hill.  Activists also recently…

Evil Political Philosophy Straps Bombs on Children

What kind of evil political philosophy straps bombs on children? Family Members Bomb Three Churches The Wall Street Journal reports…

Iowa’s Governor Signs Heartbeat Bill

Iowa's Governor Kim Reynolds signed the heartbeat bill. This law protects unborn sons and daughters in the Hawkeye State. Both houses…

Prof. Wagner Speaking in Manistee: Active Citizen Statesmanship

On May 17, join Prof. William Wagner in Manistee, Michigan. Learn how to engage the culture through effective Citizen Statesmanship.…

Warrior’s Table Memorial Day Dinner – Honoring Veterans

You are cordially invited to help us honor our veterans as we set a Memorial Day table with a Chili…

Prof. Wagner calls on Iowa’s Governor to Sign Heartbeat Bill

Today Prof. William Wagner called on Iowa's Governor to sign the heartbeat bill. Both houses of the Iowa legislature passed…

The National Day of Prayer – Unity

People across the country gather this Thursday for a National Day of Prayer. They plan to pray for our nation.…

Jesus Among Other gods (Part II) – Apologetics Course

Come check our newest Apologetic Inklings course!!! For the next six weeks we consider the beliefs and the Christian responses…

Prof. Wagner Teaches on James Chapter 4 in West Michigan

Professor William Wagner taught on James Chapter 4 last Sunday in Caledonia. The application part of the message explains today's…

AUSTRALIA, WHY ABANDON FREEDOMS? 

In Australia recently there have been numerous parliamentary attempts to dramatically restrict freedom of speech. This most often occurs on…

Prof. William Wagner Teaching at National Day of Prayer Event

Professor William will teach and present at the Jackson County National Day of Prayer, Evening Prayer Service. The theme for…

Prof. Wagner speaking at MSU on the Value of Human Life

The American Constitution, Abortion, and the Unalienable Value of Human Life When: Tonight (Monday 4/23/18) @ 7:00 p.m Where: MSU…

Prof. Wagner Asks Colorado to End Rogue Commission

The law authorizing Colorado’s rogue civil rights commission expires soon. Today, Prof. William Wagner asked the Colorado legislature to let…

The American Constitution and the War Power

Today we review the allocation of War Power in the American Constitution.   "... for rulers do not bear the…

Jesus Among Other gods (Part I) – New Apologetic Inklings Course

Come check our newest Apologetic Inklings course!!! For the next six weeks we consider the beliefs and the Christian responses…

First Amendment – Freedom to Associate

Did you know our Constitution protects your freedom to associate with like-minded people? This constitutional protection logically follows from the…

Believe: Businessman’s Easter Reflection

There are those in this world who believe that the only way to get ahead is to look out for…

Corrupt Judicial Activism and the Attack on Michigan’s Crosses

Christophobic activists continue to bully Michigan into removing historic crosses around the State. The latest is an historic cross in…

Religious Freedom of Political Communication in Australia

Editor's Note: This article discusses religious freedom of political communication as a constitutionally protected freedom in Australia Religious Freedom after…

Shoes, and Children Dying Violent Deaths

In remembrances of children dying, activists placed thousands of shoes on the White House lawn last week. These children died…

Pastor Austin Kreutz Speaking at Hillsdale College

Austin Kreutz, SLG's Theologian in Residence, will speak at Hillsdale College.  The presentation, sponsored by the Hillsdale College Conservative Club,…

Peru Invites Salt Light Global

Citizen groups, churches and government officials in Peru recently brought Salt Light Global to their capital city of Lima. Committed…

Proverbs 14: The Wise Seek Righteousness; Fools Pursue Evil

PROVERBS 14 – THE WISE SEEK RIGHTEOUSNESS; FOOLS PURSUE EVIL V 1 The wise woman edifies her family (See Proverbs…

Do you hear their cries in Dapchi….

Do you hear the cries in Dapchi.... There is a widely-published story of a small church in Germany during the…

Billy Graham’s Example… and the State of the Nation

Last week Billy Graham Died.  For over 60 years he preached a simple message.  “Jesus died for your sins.”  During…

Warriors Table – Easter 2018: Jeff Allen is in the House!!!

Salt & Light Global and Reach & Love Lansing Present Jeff Allen, Nationally Renowned Christian Comedian Date & Time: March 29, 2017,  5:30…

Prof. William Wagner Presenting at National Day of Prayer Event

  Event: Jackson County National Day of Prayer – Evening Prayer Service Topic: Ephesians 4:3 … making every effort to keep…

Prof. Wm Wagner Speaking at Michigan Conservative Union Event

Professor William Wagner is presenting at MiPac2018!!!! Event: Michigan Conservative Union - MICPAC2018 Topic: Making America "Good" Again - Faith, Policy,…

Defending Academic Freedom and Freedom of Expression in Wisconsin Supreme Court

  The Great Lakes Justice Center today announced the filing of a legal brief with the Wisconsin Supreme Court. The…

Justice Center Asks Supreme Court to End Judicial Activism

The Great Lakes Justice Center today announced the filing of a “Friend of Court” Brief with the United States Supreme…

Judge-Made Legal Rule Enables Judicial Activism

Every day secular social engineering advocates in the judiciary leverage a precedent set by an activist Supreme Court.  The Court…

Professor William Wagner to Speak in Gladwin, Michigan!!

Salt & Light Global Presents: Rebuilding the Walls: A Look at the Health of the Nation In this presentation, Professor…

Principled Leadership in Potterville, MI

The City of Potterville made news in recent months with incinerating litigation over fire and EMS policies. Now that the…

Census Bureau: Surveying Areas beyond the Constitution

The U.S. Census Bureau distributes a survey to 3.5 million households. Its mission, to count the population. As a practical…

Abuse of Power and the FISA Court – What you need to know

Whoever walks in integrity walks securely, but whoever takes crooked paths will be found out. Proverbs 10:9 Abuse of Power…

Apologetic Inklings – New Testament Review Continues Tomorrow

Salt & Light Global - Reach & Love Lansing: 2017-2018 APOLOGETIC INKLINGS (New Testament)  Tomorrow Kel Scott continues to explore a…

Historical Hero for whom the Memorial with a Cross Stands

Editor's Note: On these pages we previously covered the attack on a memorial with a cross. We also provided the…

Defend the Cross Tuesday, January 23 – Pere Marquette Memorial

Christophobic activists are trying to bully Pere Marquette Charter Township into removing an historic memorial. Yes, you guessed it, the…

Prof. William Wagner Speaking at South Church

On Sunday, February 18, 2018, Professor William Wagner, President of Salt & Light Global presents: Equipping the Body of Christ…

Prof. William Wagner Speaking at Students for Life Event

On Monday, January 29, 2018, Professor William Wagner, President of Salt & Light Global presents: Human Life, The Supreme Court, and…

Apologetic Inklings – Equipping Christians to Effectively Engage

Every week Salt & Light Global, with Reach & Love Lansing, presents Apologetic Inklings. Come and find answers to BIG questions about…

Justice Center Files Federal Lawsuit to Protect Children and Families

Today the Great Lakes Justice Center filed a federal lawsuit to protect children and families. Lawsuit Responds to Sexual Policies…

The Spirit of Addiction

1 Corinthians 6:12 “All things are lawful for me,” but not all things are helpful. “All things are lawful for…

University of Iowa Oppresses Christian Student Group

Business Leaders in Christ is a student organization at the University of Iowa. This group of Christian students meets regularly…

A.G. Sessions, the Pot Political Agenda, and the Rule of Law  

Attorney General Jeff Sessions just rescinded an Obama era Justice Department directive telling U.S. Attorneys to disregard federal drug laws.…

Happy What?

There are many who stepped over the line from 2017 into 2018 feeling empty because of a lost loved one.…

God’s Truth for the New Year

As we enter the New Year, here is some truth from God’s Word: “... those who hope in the Lord…

2017 SLG Year in Review… Seasoning the Public Dialog with Truth

Dear Supporter of SLG: In  2017, Salt & Light Global ministries shined the healing light of Christ into dark places.…

HHS Mandate Update – Activist Federal Judge Ignores Rule of Law

The Obama administration enacted the now infamous HHS mandate, forcing businesses and organizations to participate in abortions of their employees'…

Investigating an Anti-Christian Legal Attack on Pere Marquette Memorial

'Tis the season it seems for legal attacks on Christian people and their displays. Every year someone tries to kick…

Justice Center asks SCOTUS to Protect Pro-Life Speech

This week the Great Lakes Justice Center asked the United States Supreme Court to protect pro-life speech. Read the full…

SCOTUS Hears Arguments on Important First Amendment Case

Here is an eyewitness report of today's SCOTUS oral arguments, from Erin Mersino, Chief Appellate and Supreme Court Counsel at…

First Amendment Freedoms are not Illegal Hateful Discrimination

Click above to listen to Prof. William Wagner's analysis on the Steve Gruber Show of the important First…

Press Attacks on Judicial Nominee Distract from Real Threat

A media firestorm erupted over the Administration's appointment of Brett J. Talley to serve as a Federal Judge. While probably not…

Warrior’s Table

Our Warrior's Table for Thanksgiving Season: THANKFUL FOR TROUBLE AND PAIN? COUNT IT PURE JOY, REALLY? (WHY WOULD A GOOD,…