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Another Big Win in SCOTUS for our Justice Center and Religious Freedom

Fighting and Winning for Religous Freedom in Foster Care Prof. Wagner and our amazing team of Justice Center appellate attorneys…

America’s Godly Heritage Tour

Enjoy four informative and spiritually enriching days touring our Nation’s Capital and Mount Vernon. We fly round trip from Gerald Ford Airport Grand Rapids and board a comfortable Motor Coach to tour Washington DC.

Course on Understanding Critical Theory

Course Title Contending for Faith and Freedom in a Cultural Storm - An assessment of contemporary critical theory and God’s…

Legislative Update July 2021

Updated July 1, 2021 Federal Executive Actions impact Christian citizens. Recent executive orders from the White House include: Revoking Executive…

Challenging Use of Your Taxes to Fund Abortion

Erin Mersino, Senior Counselor and Chief of Supreme Court Practice at the Great Lakes Justice Center, submitted an official comment…

Psalm 121:5

“The Lord is your Keeper; The Lord is your shade at your right hand.”

Big Win for Life and our Justice Center

At the urging of SLG's Great Lakes Justice Center and others, the US Supreme Court has agreed to review a…

SLG Sponsors Gospel Festival

Salt & Light Global is pleased this year to serve as a sponsor of the Mid-Michigan Gospel Festival.  When: June,…

God Provides the Wind,  Man must raise the sail

SLG Academy 2021 – Spring & Summer

This spring and summer Salt & Light Global’s Academy equips the body of Christ to take the heart of Jesus…

Pre-verdict Chauvin in a Post Rule-of-Law World

A year ago America exploded in protests and riots after George Floyd died while being arrested by police in Minneapolis. …

Legislative Update May 2021

Updated May 1, 2021 Federal Executive Actions impact Christian citizens. Recent executive orders from the White House include: Revoking the…

Contending for Faith & Freedom Seminar

Training for Pastors and Christian Citizens You are cordially invited to attend a special training for pastors and Christian citizens…

SCOTUS Votes 8-1 to Uphold Religious Liberty, Free Speech

There is accountability when government officials violate a citizen’s fundamental rights. Earlier this week, the US Supreme Court voted 8-1…

The Apostate Church…and the Coming of the Lord Jesus Christ

One of the single, greatest signs regarding the prophetic season of life we are currently in is the condition of…

Is the Reformation Over?

Martin Luther started the Reformation, on October 31, 1517, when he posted the "Ninety-Five Theses" on a church door in…

Contending for the Faith Training for Pastors and Christian Citizens

You are cordially invited to attend a one day training for pastors and Christian citizens led by Professor William Wagner…

THE INEQUALITY OF THE “EQUALITY ACT”

  When Thomas Jefferson decided to make freedom of religion the very first provision of the Bill of Rights to…

“Equality Act” Attack

The inaptly titled Equality Act brazenly targets Christian people and their sincerely held religious conscience. The Congressional exercise of power…

Jude 1:3

... contend for the faith that was once for all entrusted to God's holy people.

Apologetic Inklings 2021

Apologetic Inklings 2021 Join us as we explore: C.S. LEWIS’ MERE CHRISTIANITY   ZOOM MEETING ONLY - Led by Keldon…

SCOTUS: California Cannot Ban Indoor Church

Feb 6, 2021 - WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court is telling California that it can’t bar indoor church services…

Christian Statesmanship Prayer Guide

Good Governance “Be subject for the Lord's sake to every human institution, whether it be to the emperor as supreme,…

State Update Feb 2020

MI Legislative Tracker 02_2021_Publish

2020 Report of Activity

In this time between the celebration of our Lord's birth and the New Year, we thank you for your prayers…

Atrocities International Update

Africa - from Reuters GENEVA (Reuters) - The trial of a former Liberian commander accused of rape, pillage, assassinations, and…

Choose the Lens thru Which You See the World Carefully

Each of us must choose to look at law, liberty, and governance through one of two very different philosophical worldviews.…

Legislative / Executive Tracker

Updated February 2021.  Many new Federal Executive Actions impact Christian citizens. Recent executive orders from the White House include: Revoking…

Legal Update

Updated April 2021.  Here is Prof. William Wagner's update on our Justice Center's impact on important legal and policy matters…

SLG Academy 2020 Best Year Ever!

With your prayers, Salt & Light Global’s Academy reached more people than ever for our Lord. Along the way we…

Justice Center 2020 WOW

Speaking of Jesus in the Public Square This year you empowered our Justice Center lawyers to fight for life, family…

2 Corinthians 9:12

This service that you perform is not only supplying the needs of the Lord’s people but is also overflowing in…

With Profound Appreciation

Thank you!! During this Thanksgiving week we pause to express our profound appreciation to you for your prayers and support.…

Isaiah 52:7

How beautiful on the mountains are the feet of those who bring good news, who proclaim peace, who bring good…

Contending for Faith & Country Conference

Come join Prof. William Wagner for four powerful nights at Emmanuel Baptist Church.  The theme: Contending for Faith & Country…

First They Came for Victorians

  The Victorian government has introduced a bill in Parliament that gives sweeping powers to certain “authorized officers” to arrest…

Can We Have “Social Justice”…without Jesus?

One of the most dramatic moments of world history is underway right now...and few seem to understand it. America has…

SLG Academy’s Fall Programs – Powerful

I. Because Jesus Lived Come to this spectacular one day event with Prof. Wagner and learn how Christian people historically…

John 16:33

…In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.~ (NIV)

Apologetic Inklings: Why Pain / Suffering

Come join us online every Monday at 5:15 p.m. for this enlightening series, Why Pain and Suffering?  Led by Keldon…

SLG Academy’s Summer 2020 Seminars Sizzle for Jesus!

This summer Salt & Light Global's Academy equipped the body of Christ to take the heart of Jesus to the…

2 Thessalonians 3:18

May the Lord of peace himself give you peace at all times and in every way...

Trusting God in the Storm Sunday Evening

Prof. William Wagner will be in the pulpit at South Church Sunday night teaching on Isaiah 40.  Come join us…

Coming soon: BECAUSE JESUS LIVED…

RSVP ASAP. This event has limited seating. To RSVP, Click here DATE: SATURDAY, OCTOBER 10 TIME: 10:00 AM to 3:00 PM…

1 Cor 13:1-10

If I speak in the tongues of men or of angels, but do not have love, I am only a…

Psalm 63:1-3

O God, You are my God; Early will I seek You; My soul thirsts for You; My flesh longs for…

Justice Center Fights for Unborn Children in SCOTUS

The Justice Center currently represents the American Association of Pro-Life Obstetricians & Gynecologists, Right to Life (MI), and a National…

Justice Center Calls on Holland City Council to Not Violate the Constitution

Concerned citizens of Holland recently asked us to help them analyze and respond to the proposed “nondiscrimination ordinance” now before…

Psalm 73:21-26

When my heart was grieved and my spirit embittered, I was senseless and ignorant...Yet I am always with you; you…

Justice Center Update for Churches on Gov’s New Decrees

Can we legally open?  Do I have to wear a mask when I preach.  What about members of the congregation?…

4 Week Course on the Gospel & the Culture

And what does the Lord require of you?To act justly and to love mercy    and to walk humbly with your God. - Micah 6:8…

Upcoming SLG Academy Training

We have an exciting lineup of programs this summer and fall at Salt & Light Global's Academy! Equipping the Body…

Lawlessness and Lies in Pursuit of Socialism

It is astonishing to see how quickly law and order has disintegrated in many cities around the country, and how…

Summer Apologetics 2020

Starting Monday 7/6/20 at 5:15 p.m. Apologetics: “THE REASON FOR GOD”       TIM KELLER -- VIDEO SERIES  Six Weeks –…

GET ON YOUR MARX, STATUE-TOPPLERS

Across the United States and other Western countries, including Australia, left-wing protesters have vandalized statues of leading historical figures as…

Romans 8:38-39

For I am convinced that neither death, nor life, nor angels, nor principalities, nor things present, nor things to come,…

Deuteronomy 31:8

The LORD is the one who goes ahead of you; He will be with you. He will not fail you…

Christian Adoption & Foster Care: Motivated By Faith; Empowered by Communities

Caring for orphans is essential part of Christianity; it is as integral as worship and giving to the poor.  According…

Ordeal Over for Pro-Life Christian Business Owner

After a long multi-year ordeal, the Justice Center is happy to report that a pro-life Christian business owner we represent…

Fighting for Religious Freedom at SCOTUS

Prof. Wagner and our amazing team of Justice Center appellate attorneys continue to fight for religious freedom in our nation's…

Remembering the Fallen

Give honor to whom honor is due. Romans 13:7

Religous Liberty of Pastors and Congregants Restored

Lincoln understood: "America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we lose our freedoms it will be because we…

Impact of Gov’s New Orders on Churches / Religous Orgs

Updated May 1, 2020 Governor’s “Stay at Home” Travel Ban Decree - New Info. What it means for Churches and…

Online Witness – campaign

You cannot pour from an empty cup, nor can you shine a lantern without fuel. We have all heard of…

Gov’s New Travel Ban Decree

Updated May 1, 2020 Governor’s New “Stay at Home” Travel Ban Decree What it means for Churches and Religious Organizations…

Salt & Light Global

  Salt & Light Global takes the heart of Jesus to the culture. We…

Have You Heard These Shocking Statistics?

This will be the first Easter/First fruits season in world history where most Christians are not going to be in…

Does Anything Panic God?

By now, most of us are watching and perhaps experiencing the panic over the coronavirus that is taking control of…

LGBTQ+ Initiative Threatens Religious Freedom

Executive Summary A politically leftist petition initiative aims to add sexual lifestyle protections to Michigan’s anti-discrimination law.  Sadly, the proposal…

Justice Center Fighting for Life and Religous Freedom at US Supreme Court

The Justice Center continues to participate, on behalf of Christian people, in various cases before the U.S. Supreme Court. Fighting…

Warriors Table/Postponed

Johnny Rez (American Idol; The Voice) Postponed - Warriors Table - A free event for men of faith as we…

Ten Week Worldview Seminar For Christians

Defending TRUTH in a Culture of RELATIVISM In our morally relative culture today, many Christians lack sufficient knowledge to defend their…

Prof. Wagner’s Presentations

For more information about Prof. Wagner's upcoming presentations click HERE Professor Wagner’s service includes presentations at a wide variety of…

Legal / Diplomatic Addresses

Updated August 2020 Coming Soon Speech at the Brazilian National Congress, House of Representatives (Brasilia, DF) (Postponed) Speech at the…

Prof. Wagner’s Religous Liberty OpEd in Detroit News

Professor William Wagner's OpEd, on the most recent threat to religious conscience, is getting traction in the Detroit News.  To…

Great Lakes Justice Center: Right to Life Supreme Court Brief Filed Today

18-1323 -1460 Amicus BOM Right to Life of Michigan PRESS RELEASEJanuary 2, 2020Contact: Prof. William Wagner517-643-1765; Prof.WWJD@gmail.com   Right to…

Brief Filed in SCOTUS 1/2/20

18-1323 -1460 Amicus BOM Right to Life of Michigan Click the above link to read the brief

Ministry Overview & 2019 Year in Review – Salt & Light

As 2019 comes to a close, I'd like to thank all of you who supported Salt & Light Global with…

Help Us Overturn Roe v Wade – Filing Supreme Court Brief Now

Our Justice Center this week seeks to overturn Roe v Wade.  Roe is the US Supreme Court decision permitting the killing…

How YOU can STOP Dismemberment Abortions

The Great Lakes Justice Center wants to end Dismemberment Abortions in Michigan. Please participate in the petition drive and sign…

Legislative Update Nov 2019

Here is an update of matters before the Michigan Legislature impacting Christian people. We hope you find in helpful. Special…

Apologetics Continues

INTRO TO APOLOGETICS CONTINUES   Date: 9/16/19 Time: 5:15 P.M.  OTHER WORLDVIEWS: “ISLAM” What is their worldview?  What should our response…

Celebrating Sanctity of Life – Success!

Many thanks to Oakhill Church and Pastor Jeff Carlson for hosting SLG’s annual Celebrating Sanctity of Life.  Speakers included experts…

Prof. Wagner Speaking to Federalist Society

On Tuesday, September 24, Professor William Wagner speaks to the Federalist Society at the University of Florida, Levin College of…

Legislative Update 9/5/2019

Here is an update of matters before the Michigan Legislature impacting Christian people. We hope you find in helpful. State…

Permanent Principles

Permanent Principles are moral absolutes God reveals in His Word and places on the human heart. Present at the creation…

Fighting for Christian Employers at Supreme Court

Our Justice Center just filed a legal brief in the U.S. Supreme Court to protect Christian employers and restore good…

Islam – Questions Christians Ask

Islam - Questions Christians Ask October 26, 2019 Islam is a religion that is perplexing to many Christians. The aim…

Celebrating the Sanctity of Human Life

Celebrating The Sanctity Of Human Life September 14, 2019   This Academy equips you with the knowledge and skills necessary…

Persuasion Points

Persuasion Points August 17, 2019.   Our faith informs every aspect of our lives, including how we govern ourselves. When…

The Perth Declaration for the Defence of Christianity in Australia

Editor's note: Prof. William Wagner served as the Keynote Speaker at a historic conference of lawyers, policymakers, and scholars in…

Legal and Legislative Update

Here is our Justice Center update on important legal and policy matters impacting family, life, and freedoms of Christian people. …

Religious Freedom at the Crossroads

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

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…