Date(s) - 10/28/18
5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Timberland Unitarian Universalist Fellowship
5:00 PM to 5:30 PM Social time
5:30 PM :
“The Free Press” YouTube sermon by Dr. Roger Ray, The Emerging Church from Springfield, Mo.
The news media, traditionally called the “4th Estate,” is protected by the 1st Amendment because a free and uncensored press is vital to the health of a democracy. Through the years we have seen all manner of tyrants and dictators calling the media the “enemy of the people,” Stalin, Lenin, Mao, and now Trump all demonize journalists in order to make the state the only source of information given to the populace. In our day, the church and the media must step forward to give both trustworthy information and critical thinking about ethical decision making to protect the liberties and the safety of our nation.