And that will work; that works when we're serious and we want to run our business based on Biblical principles in our prayer, and reading the scriptures God will -- one at a time.
The company stresses that the beliefs of its owners are not forced upon employees in any way, but says that it offers a path to religion for those who want it.
Homo Trumpus: Voucher Codes. Hobby Lobby-related entities are some of the biggest sources of funding to the National Christian Charitable Foundation, which backed groups that collaborated in promoting the anti-gay legislation in Arizona — recently vetoed by Gov. The Becket Fund has written an amicus brief supporting Elane Photography. David Green in 1972 expanded a picture frame company started two years earlier and named the new business Hobby Lobby.
Founder Phil Anschutz's companies include conservative publications such as the Washington Examiner and the Weekly Standard. Want to bookmark your favourite articles and stories to read or reference later?
The former athlete has said his religious beliefs and personal integrity guide him in his business decisions. He is the billionaire evangelist behind a chain of arts-and-crafts shops that has triggered one of the most controversial US Supreme Court rulings on women's health ever seen.
Green said at the time: But the problem with that argument is that there are Christian schools, Christian colleges, Christian ministries and, of course, Christian Churches.
The Green family, who are evangelical Christians, own the Hobby Lobby, which has more than 15,000 full-time employees in more than 600 crafts stores in 41 states. According to addresses on the filing, both the contributions from Crafts Etc. The company has continued to operate promoting Christian values and principles.
What makes an institution Christian is the worldview which infuses it. Both men believe companies should aspire to a higher purpose than just being profitable.
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