Cheerleaders at an east Texas high school are once again defending the right to display Bible verses at football games. Their bold stand has earned national attention and placed them right in the middle of a heated free speech battle.
In this small town of Kountze, Texas, there is overwhelming support for the hometown cheerleaders who simply believe if God is for them, no one can be against them.
Just one look at the banners the Kountze football players run through just before a big game tells you that the Kountze high school cheerleaders are not typical teenage girls. The cheerleaders began writing Bible verses on them last Fall.
“We’re just all Christians and believe the Bible is from God and so if it’s from God, why not?” one cheerleader said. “That’s what we were thinking and it’s a positive message and it’s uplifting.”
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