National Day Of Prayer

Speaker denounces relativism, concept of 'new tolerance'

by W. Winston Skinner

alt

Jeffrey Leo

Heads bowed, participants in the National Day of Prayer event in downtown Newnan take time from their work and other activities to pray at the Greenville Street Park Thursday.

Christian bio-ethicist Scott Klusendorf says Christians need to have the courage to stand for their convictions in the face of a society where relativism is increasingly dominant.

Klusendorf, president of Life Training Institute, was the keynote speaker for the annual National Day of Prayer Breakfast given by the Newnan Kiwanis Club. This year’s breakfast, held Thursday morning in the fellowship hall at First Baptist Church of Newnan, drew about 90 people.

To read this story in full content, you must either be a Print or Digital Edition Subscriber. Click on the following link to the digital edition log-in page, newnantimesherald.ga.newsmemory.com/?date=20130503 . 

Current subscribers should log-in to access this story. If you are a print subscriber and do not have a log-in, please create an account. Non-subscribers must create an account after clicking on the digital edition link and choose a subscription or single-issue option to access this story.


More Local

City of Grantville

Councilmen warned for conduct, comments

Two members of the Grantville City Council were served with a writ prior to their meeting on Monday. The writ was served to Councilmen David ... Read More


City of Grantville

Garcia signed to one-year contract

Four months after coming aboard as police chief of Grantville, Javier Garcia was awarded a one-year contract on Monday. Garcia also is curre ... Read More


Caregiver arrested for stealing from elderly couple

A woman suspected of stealing both the identities and thousands of dollars from an elderly Sharpsburg couple was arrested over the weekend. ... Read More


NFL pro Ogletree provides meals to families

Newnan native and professional football player Alec Ogletree visited Newnan on Tuesday to give back to his hometown in time for the holiday ... Read More


Roommate arrested for assault

A Newnan man was arrested Friday after he allegedly assaulted and threatened his roommate for not paying his bills. About 12:20 p.m., Office ... Read More

Suspected marijuana dealer arrested

A man suspected of selling marijuana out of his home was arrested Friday following an investigation by the sheriff’s office’s c ... Read More