PowerLinks 01.30.14
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PowerLinks 01.30.14

Faith Rising in East, Setting in West?
Eric Metaxas, Breakpoint

The Christian sun is rising in the east. Eastern Europe, that is. And the Western media just doesn’t get it.

Bi-Partisan Legislators, Religious Leaders, Legal Scholars and States File Support in Supreme Court for Hobby Lobby
The Becket Fund

At midnight tonight more than 50 briefs will be filed in the U.S. Supreme Court on behalf of Hobby Lobby Stores and the Green family, supporting their challenge to the HHS mandate.

11 Facts About The Minimum Wage That President Obama Forgot To Mention
Sean Davis, The Federalist

Most minimum wage workers are under 25 and work in sales or food preparation.

Church Leaders: ‘There Will Be No More Christians in Syria’ If War Continues
Alissa Tabirian, The Foundry

Religious leaders from Syria warned that without dialogue between Bashar al-Assad’s government forces and the rebels, Syria will eventually lose its indigenous Christian population.

Joe Carter

Joe Carter is a Senior Editor at the Acton Institute. Joe also serves as an editor at the The Gospel Coalition, a communications specialist for the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, and as an adjunct professor of journalism at Patrick Henry College. He is the editor of the NIV Lifehacks Bible and co-author of How to Argue like Jesus: Learning Persuasion from History's Greatest Communicator (Crossway).