Prayer

McIntyre: “Prayer’s Impact Upon Our Nation”
Our God-given liberties are the cornerstone of American democracy, and we must continue to reaffirm our commitment to the values upon which our country was founded. Fri, 09/13/2013 - 8:19pm
Student prayer rights bill passes NC Senate
Legislation meant to clarify when and how student-led prayers are allowed in public schools has passed the North Carolina Senate. Thu, 05/09/2013 - 5:25pm
NC county commissioners open meeting with prayer
Rowan County commissioners have opened their latest public meeting with a prayer, one week after the American Civil Liberties Union of North Carolina filed a lawsuit over the practice. Tue, 03/19/2013 - 2:42am
NC rally backs Christian prayer at public meetings
A rally to protest federal court decisions against religion-specific prayers at public meetings is being held in the North Carolina county where the dispute began. Sat, 03/24/2012 - 1:42pm
Groups praise court’s decision on NC prayer case
Backers of a lawsuit over Christian prayers before Forsyth County commission meetings are praising a US Supreme Court decision not to hear an appeal of a judge's order prohibiting the practice. Tue, 01/17/2012 - 4:54pm
Facebook page looks for prayers for Berger
It has been a very controversial week for New Hanover County Commissioner Brian Berger. There was his reported suicide attempt Monday night and the fallout since. But while Berger has faced much criticism, there are people coming to his support. Fri, 09/02/2011 - 8:35pm
Forsyth to appeal prayer case to US Supreme Court
A North Carolina county wants to make its case to the US Supreme Court that public meetings should be allowed to start with prayers singling out Jesus Christ for praise. Tue, 08/09/2011 - 4:36pm