Who owns and directs the new Sent Church? Your questions about Call the Courier answered | Local News
Q: In what year did the Democratic Party remove “God” from its platform?
A: According to Politifact, when the 2012 platform was unveiled and did not include the word God, Democrats, under pressure from President Barack Obama, quickly changed it. The Washington Post reported at the time that a Democratic National Committee press secretary called it a “bogus controversy,” referred to a section of the platform on faith, and pointed out that there were multiple uses of the words faith, religion, religious, church. and the clergy. The 2020 platform also included references to faith and religion, including a section titled “Supporting Faith and Service,” which reads: “Religious freedom is a core American value and value. fundamental of the Democratic Party. Democrats will protect the rights of every American to freely exercise their own religion. It will be the policy of the democratic administration to advocate for religious freedom around the world.
Q: Who owns and directs the new Sent Church?
A: According to its website, Sent Church located at 5625 Prairie St. in Cedar Falls was founded by Pastors Daniel and Emily Quinby in 2020. The website states, “We are not just a church, we are a movement of people sent. by God to love one, serve our cities and change the world. Whether you’ve been to church all your life or never been to church, we’ve got a place for you here.