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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Brandon Andrews Phone: (703) 665-9226 Email: THOUSANDS OF FAMILIES TO SEE DENZEL WASHINGTON’S ‘FENCES’ MOVIE Paramount Pictures, Ford Motor Company Fund, Values Partnerships and the Campaign for Black Male Achievement team up to host community screenings of Denzel Washington’s FENCES in 11 U.S. cities for families in need. WASHINGTON, DC […]

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PBS Newshour

Scripture that inspired Obama

From PBS Newshour

As the former head of the Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships under President Barack Obama, Joshua Dubois would seek and offer scripture to serve as inspiration in daily life and in the face of national tragedy. Gwen Ifill sits down with Dubois to discuss his collection, titled “The President’s Devotional.” HARI SREENIVASAN: Finally tonight: the […]

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The Nanny State vs. Christianity

From Fox News: O'Reilly Factor

This is a transcript of Joshua DuBois’ December 3, 2013 appearance on The O’Reilly Factor on Fox News. O’REILLY: “Unresolved Problem Segment” tonight the nanny state versus Christianity. This topic is being hotly debated and is being used by some left-wing politicians. This is a RUSH transcript from “The O’Reilly Factor,” December 3, 2013. This […]

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What’s next for President Obama’s ‘pastor-in-chief’

From CNN Belief Blog

Editor’s note: Joshua DuBois served as director of President Obama’s Office of Faith-based and Neighborhood Partnerships from 2008 until he stepped down last week. By Joshua DuBois, Special to CNN I first heard the name Barack Obama in the summer of 2004 over a half-pound burger and fries on Capitol Hill. I was putting in long hours […]

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Sunday Spotlight: Praying With a President

From From ABC NEWS

In this week’s Sunday Spotlight, Pentecostal preacher Joshua DuBois explains his unique relationship with President Barack Obama and the story behind his new book, “The President’s Devotional,” which archives the spiritual devotionals DuBois personally sent to the president on a daily basis. The emails began in 2008, when DuBois, who is former head of the […]

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Is Immigration Reform Dead? Not If Evangelicals Can Do Anything About It

From The Atlantic

Socially conservative Christians find themselves in a strange position: allied with Democrats and demanding Republicans take action.   The path to immigration reform has been long and divisive, and it is difficult to see the finish line even now. Despite passing the Senate with 68 votes, reform is now tied up in a House. Speaker John […]

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Safiya Jafari Simmons

On Millennials and Faith

From Huffington Post

It seems the topic du jour in religious circles is the waning faith of Millennials. While I’ve enjoyed reading the opinions and commentaries of the experts, I thought maybe it was time to have a Millennial lend her voice. Now let me say from the outset that I’m not a pastor, an ordained minister, or […]

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