Easter On 4/20, Pot Holy Day; Pastors Reach Out

Yet amid the online cracks about worshipping a "higher" power, tutorials on how to make a joint shaped like a cross and photos of Easter baskets piled with pot-filled eggs, a handful of churches nationwide are using the unfortunate coincidence to make much bigger points.

CALIFORNIA: Social media has been buzzing for weeks with jokes about how, this year, Easter Sunday shares the calendar with the pot-lover’s highest holiday: April 20, or 420 in stoner lingo. Pot-smokers have long celebrated on the date by lighting up for reasons not quite clear. Yet amid the online cracks about worshipping a “higher” Read the full article…

Preacher's Daughter Aimee Curry Says Marijuana Is 'Gift From God'

"It states in the Bible not to abuse a drug, it doesn't say you can't use it," Curry told the media outlet. "If you ask me, cannabis is a gift from God."

As two U.S. states have legalized the use of recreational marijuana, one woman, a preacher’s daughter, said in a recent interview that the plant-derived drug is a “gift from God.” Aimee Curry, a 39-year-old daughter of a minister, swears by marijuana’s ability to heal pain. The woman told CNN in a recent interview that although her father Read the full article…

Christian Marijuana Dispensary Reconciles Dogma And Dope While Battling The IRS

Bryan Davies, owner of medical marijuana dispensary Canna Care, and his wife, Lanette.

CALIFORNIA: Early in the morning on Feb. 24, a large man with a long white beard and big cowboy hat gathered with about a dozen other people to pray outside the San Francisco branch of the United States tax court. In a kettledrum voice, Bryan Davies led the group in the Lord’s Prayer before asking, “If there is Read the full article…