Holly Meyer, The Tennessean

Holly Meyer

The Tennessean

Nashville, TN, United States

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  • The Tennessean
Past:
  • The Clarion-Ledger
  • The Courier-Journal
  • The News-Star
  • The Des Moines Register
  • Knoxville News Sentinel
  • USA TODAY
  • North Jersey News
  • The Daily Advertiser
  • Daily News Journal
  • The Jackson Sun
  • and more…

Recent articles by Holly:

Gospel sing-along in Tennessee faces Confederate controversy after photos surface online

Bible lesson author said he is upset images of a man carrying a Confederate flag in a recent parade were posted in the Diana Singing Facebook group. → Read More

The Tennessean wins 11 first place Tennessee Press Association awards

In total, The Tennessean won awards in 21 categories. → Read More

Colorado pastor Ben Mandrell named new president of Nashville-based LifeWay Christian Resources

LifeWay's board of trustees picked Ben Mandrell to lead the 128-year-old publishing arm of the Southern Baptist Convention. → Read More

Nashville council candidate Zulfat Suara facing online attacks for her religious beliefs

Comments on Nashville candidate's campaign Facebook page and other social media posts disparage Muslims and warn against electing Zulfat Suara due to her faith. → Read More

Tennessee United Methodists apologize for harm done to LGBT members

Voting delegates at the Tennessee Annual Conference passed a resolution Friday expressing remorse to those hurt by the global church's February decision. → Read More

Southern Baptist Convention: 3 ways churches will tackle sexual abuse after the annual meeting

The Southern Baptist Convention's annual meeting may be over, but addressing sexual abuse in the church is not. → Read More

People cite this Bible verse when pressing Southern Baptists to address sexual abuse

Thousands of representatives from Southern Baptist churches are gathering at the Birmingham-Jefferson Convention Complex for their annual meeting. → Read More

Southern Baptists approve changes aimed at expelling churches that don't address sexual abuse

The Southern Baptist Convention, the nation's largest Protestant denomination, held its annual meeting in Birmingham, Alabama. → Read More

Southern Baptists approve changes aimed at expelling churches that don't address sexual abuse

The Southern Baptist Convention, the nation's largest Protestant denomination, held its annual meeting in Birmingham, Alabama. → Read More

Southern Baptist Convention President J.D. Greear: Combating sexual abuse not a distraction but gospel issue

Greear emphasized addressing the sexual abuse in the church during his roughly 45-minute talk, which focused on motivating Southern Baptists to prioritize the gospel above everything else. → Read More

Southern Baptist Convention addresses sexual abuse, advance bylaw changes Monday

The Southern Baptist Convention can already expel a church over sexual abuse but new steps could make it easier to formally address abuse. → Read More

Southern Baptists begin addressing sexual abuse, advancing bylaw changes Monday

The Southern Baptist Convention can already expel a church over sexual abuse but new steps could make it easier to formally address abuse in congregations. → Read More

Sexual abuse, abortion and politics : 5 things to watch at Southern Baptists' big meeting

Thousands of Southern Baptists are gathering in Birmingham, Alabama for their annual meeting. Look for these five topics to come up. → Read More

Long Hollow Baptist pastor says 2018 summer intern arrested on statutory rape charge

Pastor Robby Gallaty, who leads the multi-site Southern Baptist church in Hendersonville, released a statement on the incident Sunday. → Read More

Southern Baptists descend on Alabama, epicenter of abortion debate

Southern Baptists are meeting in Alabama as the national spotlight shines on the state's controversial abortion ban. → Read More

Why sexual abuse in the church is expected to be front and center as Southern Baptists meet in Alabama

Southern Baptists will soon have a chance to enact changes that would make it easier to hold churches accountable and keep people in their pews safe. → Read More

Christianity is trending in 2019's country music hits, from Blake Shelton to Carrie Underwood

At least seven high-profile songs reference God or his son or wade into the spirit of Christianity. → Read More

Popular God songs climbing the charts illustrate long relationship between religion and country music

While this recent uptick in popular God songs is unusual, religion has been woven into country music since its genesis. → Read More

For God and country: A religious revival is climbing the charts

At least seven high-profile songs reference God or his son or wade into the spirit of Christianity. → Read More

Watch: Rachel Held Evans funeral services from Chattanooga Saturday

Rachel Held Evans death was a shock to the Christian author's fans. Evans funeral is Saturday in Chattanooga and anyone who can't attend can watch live here. → Read More