(WND) He teaches that the Bible mandates Christians combat so-called global warming and even helped to make a tool kit to aid pastors in preaching about "climate change."
He resigned from the Christian Coalition after the group wouldn't broaden its agenda to include "social justice" and fighting "global warming."
He works with a left-wing think tank seeking a common-ground "third way" between progressives and evangelicals on issues such as abortion and stem cell research.
Meet Joel Hunter, a member of President Obama’s faith council.
Hunter is the senior pastor of Northland, A Church Distributed, a congregation of 15,000 that worships at four sites in Central Florida and at more than 1,000 sites worldwide via interactive webcast, iPhone, and Facebook.
In February 2009, Hunter was appointed to the inaugural board of the White House Advisory Council on Faith-Based and Neighborhood Partnerships, which is purposed to advise Obama on substantive policy issues.(Read more)