Sign in or signup

5,262 active users!!Bandwidth
SATURDAY
JUN 24, 2017
Home
NewsSITE
Events & Blogs
New Audio & Video
Broadcasters
Local & Church Finder
Webcast LIVE NOW!
Sermons by Bible
Sermons by Topic
Sermons by Speaker
Sermons by Date
Staff Picks
CommentsALL -25 min
Top Sermons
VideosPDFs
Daily Log
PhotosNew Stuff!
Stores
Online Bible
Hymnal
Daily Reading
Our Services
Submit Sermon
Members Only

Breaking News Home | All | Religion | Society | Tech | Choice | Fridays | SA Newsroom
FRONT PAGE  |  6/24/2017
TUESDAY, JAN 22, 2008  |  4 comments
Wisconsin pastor asks IRS to investigate his own church
The Becket Fund for Religious Liberty is challenging an IRS law that many say is wrongly interpreted.

During the 2004 presidential campaign season, Kenneth Taylor, pastor of Calvary Assembly of God in Algoma, Wisconsin, preached a sermon encouraging Christians to impact society. Now, he -- along with help from the Becket Fund -- is challenging the Internal Revenue Service to investigate the church on the basis that they violated a tax code that prohibits churches from intervening in political campaigns.

Eric Rassbach with the Becket Fund says the challenge will shed light on a law that has been used since 1954 to censor religious leaders. He notes that in the 1950s, Texas Senator Lyndon Johnson -- as Senate majority leader -- experienced a tough campaign when a tax-exempt organization ran political ads against him. ...


CLICK HERE to Read Entire Article
www.onenewsnow.com

   03/14/15  |  Another One Bites the Dust • 2 comments
   03/11/15  |  God Doesn't Want Matt Chandler to be Your Pastor • 21 comments
   01/08/14  |  Christian Post: Warning, this article may offend many Christians • 93 comments
   01/01/14  |  Michelle Obama praises lesbian TV anchor • 17 comments
   12/29/13  |  U.S. Slams 'Conservative Gender Norms' • 377 comments
MORE RELATED ( ) NEWS | MORE..
   06/20/17  |  Special Report: Tune in to the Foundations Conference this Week! • 1 comments
   06/18/17  |  Texas Enacts ‘Anti-Sharia’ Law • 8 comments
   06/15/17  |  SermonAudio Tip: Introducing the Official SermonAudio Fire TV... • 1 comments
   06/14/17  |  MEMBERS OF CONGRESS SHOT • 19 comments
   06/14/17  |  ISIS Surrounded: Trump's Plan to 'Annihilate' the Islamic... • 4 comments
OTHER CHOICE NEWS | MORE..
   06/23/17  |  Feedback Friday for 06-23-17
   06/20/17  |  Tune in to the Foundations Conference this Week! • 1 comments
   06/16/17  |  Feedback Friday for 06-16-17
   06/15/17  |  SermonAudio Tip: Introducing the Official SermonAudio Fire TV... • 1 comments
   06/09/17  |  Feedback Friday for 06-09-17
MORE SPECIAL | MORE..
   06/24/17  |  LGBT Groups: Conservative Christians 'Have No Place in... • 4 comments
   06/24/17  |  Wal-Mart to vendors: get off Amazon's cloud • 1 comments
   06/24/17  |  NY State to 'do what it takes' to end church's prolife ministry • 22 comments
   06/24/17  |  “Legislating Morality” Unbiblical? • 29 comments
   06/24/17  |  Evangelical Leader, Paul Williams Comes Out as Transwoman? • 9 comments
OTHER RECENT NEWS | MORE..
COMMENTS | show all | add new  
    Sorting Order:  
· Page 1 ·  Found: 4 user comment(s)
News Item1/28/08 11:59 PM
Saint terry evans | miramar beach fl  Contact via emailFind all comments by Saint terry evans
lee wrote:
The root of the problem is the 501(c)(3) status, together with legal incorporation of the local assembly. Neither of these characterized local assemblies in the apostolic era.
Contributions made to an entity which enjoys the 501(c)(3) status are tax-deductible. Many Christians stubbornly refuse to contribute unless the contribution is tax-deductible. Also, the 501(c)(3) status may provide exemption from property taxation.
In exchange for 501(c)(3) status, Caesar demands the right to edit that which is taught from the pulpit.
AMEN
4

News Item1/28/08 11:34 PM
lee | texas  Find all comments by lee
The root of the problem is the 501(c)(3) status, together with legal incorporation of the local assembly. Neither of these characterized local assemblies in the apostolic era.

Contributions made to an entity which enjoys the 501(c)(3) status are tax-deductible. Many Christians stubbornly refuse to contribute unless the contribution is tax-deductible. Also, the 501(c)(3) status may provide exemption from property taxation.

In exchange for 501(c)(3) status, Caesar demands the right to edit that which is taught from the pulpit.

3

News Item1/27/08 10:41 AM
Uncle Raisin | Cyberspace  Contact via emailFind all comments by Uncle Raisin
I am surprised SermonAudio Breaking News hasn't picked up the Christian who was arrested, tried and jailed for trumped up charges, Go to:
http://www.uncleraisin.com/UR/iowacity/iocty01.asp

Uncle Raisin
www.UncleRaisin.com
"Raisin" the Standard Against Injustice

2

News Item1/22/08 2:27 PM
Jim Lincoln | Nebraska  Find all comments by Jim Lincoln
1
There are a total of 4 user comments displayed | add new comment |Subscribe to these comments
Last PostTotal
Church Attendance Helps You Live Longer
ladybug: "concerning matt. 21:16, go back to verse 15. the pharisees were angered..."
-23 min 46 
“Legislating Morality” Unbiblical?
dave from oz: "romans 8: 2for the law of the spirit of life in christ jesus hath..."
-53 min 29 
Dissolve Bankrupt Illinois?
penned: " ignominious emirakan prov11:1 a false balance is abomination to the..."
-1 hrs 



Arnold Brevick
God's Praise-Worthy Providence

Scripture Proofs W.S.C.
Sunday Service
First Presbyterian Church
Play! | MP3 | RSS


Hourly:
A Christmas Question
C. H. Spurgeon
Prince of Preachers
Staff Picks..

Dr. Peter Masters
Doubts About God's Providence

Metropolitan Tabernacle
Bible Study
Video!Play! | MP4

Pastor Kent K. Kirchmeyer
Eternity, Too Long To Be Wrong

First Mount Pleasant Baptist
Midweek Service
Play! | MP3

Sermon: The Church and Coffee Bars?
Kevin Swanson

Flushing, NY | zip
City Life Church Ridgewood, NY

We are a new church bring­ing new life to New York City. Join us this Sunday at 10:30.
www.sermonaudio.com

SPONSOR | 4,200+

SPONSOR




                   
One drop of Christ's blood is worth more than heaven and earth. ... Martin Luther

Gospel of John
Cities | Local | Personal


MOBILE
iPhone + iPad
Church App
Android
Church App
Kindle + Nook
Chromecast TV
Apple TV
ROKU TV
Amazon Fire TV New!
Apple Watch
Android Wear
Kindle Reader


HELP
Knowledgebase
Broadcasters
Listeners
Q&A
Uploading Sermons
Uploading Videos
Webcasting
Tips & Tricks
YouTube Screencasts

FOLLOW
Weekly Newsletter
Staff Picks Feed
SA Newsroom New!
RSS | Twitter | Facebook
SERVICES | ALL
Church Finder | Info
MP3 Play & Download
Mobile Apps
Podcast | Video Support
Live Webcasting
Events Support
Transcription
PowerClips
Business Cards New!
SOLO | MINI | Domain
Favorites | QR Codes
Online Donations
24x7 Radio Stream
INTEGRATION
Embed Codes New!
Goodies
WordPress
Twitter
Facebook
Logos | e-Sword | BW
JSON API

BATCH
Transfer Agent
Protected Podcasts
Upload via Email
Upload via FTP
Upload via Dropbox
Picasa
ABOUT US
The largest and most trusted library of audio sermons from conservative churches and ministries worldwide.

Our Services | Articles of Faith
Broadcast With Us
Advertising | Local Ads
CONTACT
info@sermonaudio.com
Support Us | Feedback Fridays | Stories