La Shawn Barber

La Shawn writes about culture, faith, and politics. Her work has appeared in the Christian Research Journal, Christianity Today, the Washington Examiner, and other publications

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Anger and God's righteousness

Religious Liberty
by La Shawn Barber
Posted 7/08/15, 02:50 pm

The government has barred the owners of a Christian business who declined to provide services for a lesbian wedding ceremony from publicly stating they will not obey this immoral application of the law. The Oregon Bureau of Labor and Industry (BOLI) also ordered Aaron and Melissa Klein, owners of Sweet Cakes by Melissa, to pay $135,000 in damages.

“The goal is never to shut down a business,” BOLI commissioner Brad Avakian said. “The goal is to rehabilitate.” Sounds like a re-education camp to me: total ideological compliance and do not speak of civil disobedience.

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Keeping taxpayer dollars out of Planned Parenthood

Abortion
by La Shawn Barber
Posted 6/24/15, 04:55 pm

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Your race, your sex, your choice!

Race Issues
by La Shawn Barber
Posted 6/17/15, 04:14 pm

In a world of moral relativism, truth becomes an ephemeral thing. Although moral relativists certainly know what “wrong” is when they’re on the receiving end, they’re less subjective when it comes to other people.

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