Month: April 2016

Chino Valley to take its prayer private

To those who have been privileged their entire lives, equality feels like discrimination. TST AZ had yet to even request an invocation in Chino Valley- although we had considered requesting one- yet they foresaw the impending lawsuit and chose to do away with the practice. "The invocation became an issue at the council’s Dec. 8 meeting last year when Sherry Brown, a member of the Chino Valley Unified School District Governing Board, asked the council to be mindful that its prayers ending with “in Jesus’ name” were offensive to some members of the community. Six of the seven council...

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