Citizens for Community Values Introduces Next President

July 13th, 2016


CINCINNATI – After a nationwide search, the Board of Citizens of Community Values (CCV) has chosen the next president of the organization to follow Phil Burress. Aaron Baer, an Ohio native who currently serves as the Arizona Attorney General’s Policy Advisor, will be stepping into the role this November.

Since 1988, Citizens for Community Values has been a leader in Ohio, standing for religious freedom, families, and life. Under Phil Burress’s leadership, the organization has witnessed tremendous success, including the passage of the 2004 marriage amendment.

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A Conversation about America’s Future

July 8th, 2016

Larger MeetingClick here to view a few video clips from June 21, 2016 meeting with Presidential candidate Donald Trump. CCV President Phil Burress, Dr. James Dobson, Tony Perkins, Tim Wildmon, Gary Bauer, George Barna, Pastor Ronnie Floyd and 31 others served on the Steering Committee. The meeting was titled “A Conversation about America’s Future”. The discussion took place in New York City in front of 700 other pro-life, pro-family leaders. The event was neither a fundraiser nor a political or campaign rally and was not an endorsement of Donald Trump.

OH A.G. Mike DeWine opposes Obama’s Bathroom Mandate

June 15th, 2016

mike dewineOhio Attorney General Mike DeWine opposes Obama’s Bathroom Mandate.

Click here to read the letter.

Ohio School District Sues Feds

June 15th, 2016


Ohio school district sues feds for demanding that
students have access to opposite-sex locker rooms

ADF attorneys represent Board of Education of Highland Local School District

COLUMBUS, Ohio – Alliance Defending Freedom attorneys representing an Ohio school district filed suit Friday against the U.S. departments of Education and Justice for making federal educational funding dependent on students sharing overnight accommodations, locker rooms, showers, and restrooms with the opposite sex.

The Department of Education has threatened the federal funding of Highland Local School District—situated in Ohio’s Morrow, Knox, and Delaware counties—because officials there have not allowed a student who professes a gender that conflicts with that student’s biological sex to access intimate facilities like overnight accommodations, locker rooms, showers, and restrooms designated for and used by students of the opposite sex

Full news release, quotes, and related media resources available at the following link:

Case Name: Board of Education of the Highland Local School District v. United States Department of Education

Alliance Defending Freedom is an alliance-building, non-profit legal organization that advocates for the right of people to freely live out their faith.

2016 June Courier has been Uploaded!

June 2nd, 2016

Courier 616 1st pageAll hands on deck. Never before has there been a more important time for CCV and for all Christians to take a stand and speak up.

Our country is in a free fall morally, and I do not think there has ever been a time in history when so many of our nation’s leaders were more opposed to Christians and outright intolerant of Biblical teachings. The hatred of God’s Word has never been so bold and, in some circles, popular.

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