Sign in or signup

5,199 active users!!Bandwidth
TUESDAY
JUL 26, 2016
Home
NewsSITE
Events & Blogs
New Audio & Video
BroadcastersNew Stuff!
Local Church Finder
Live Webcasts
Sermons by Bible
Sermons by Topic
Sermons by Speaker
Sermons by Date
Staff Picks
CommentsALL -8 min
Top Sermons
VideosPDFs
Daily Log
PhotosNew Stuff!
StoresNew Stuff!
Online Bible
Hymnal
Daily Reading
Our Services
Submit Sermon
Members Only

Breaking News Home | All | Religion | Society | Tech | Choice | FF | SA News
FRONT PAGE  |  7/26/2016
SATURDAY, OCT 6, 2012  |  1 comments
Majority of Pastors Uncomfortable With Endorsing Candidates

As hundreds of pastors across America prepare to defy the IRS on Sunday, October 7, by endorsing political candidates from their pulpits, a survey by LifeWay Research, a division of the Southern Baptist Convention, finds that nearly 90 percent of America's clergy think that they should not use their pulpits for such endorsements. The survey of 1,000 Protestant clergy revealed that only 10 percent believe that it is appropriate to influence their parishioners in the pulpit by favoring a particular candidate, while 87 percent said it is inappropriate.

LifeWay research director Scott McConnell said the research indicated that pastors “clearly respect the sacred desk of the pulpit enough to discourage its use to affect elections.”

The survey also revealed that only 44 percent of pastors had personally endorsed candidates outside of the pulpit. “Less than half the pastors indicated that they had done ...


CLICK HERE to Read Entire Article
www.thenewamerican.com

Seals 5 & 6: Persecuted Church
  START  
  Recommended sermons | more..
•  Seals 5 & 6: Persecuted ChurchDr. Joel Beeke | 11/11/2012
•  Response to Obama's Presidency • Marc Monte | 11/9/2008
•  America's Greatest Need • Russ Sukhia | 7/1/2007
•  Being Good Citizen of America • Jeff Arthur | 12/7/2008

   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..
   07/26/16  |  Leaked DNC Documents Show Plans To Reward Big Donors With... • 11 comments
   07/25/16  |  PCUSA's Eighth-Largest Member Church Votes to Leave and Join... • 119 comments
   07/23/16  |  Charlotte loses NBA All-Star game over ‘bathroom bill’ • 36 comments
   07/22/16  |  'Allahu Akbar' gunman slaughters children in Munich • 9 comments
   07/21/16  |  California: 1st State To Teach LGBT Curriculum — to Second... • 9 comments
OTHER CHOICE NEWS | MORE..
   07/15/16  |  Feedback Friday for 07-15-16 • 1 comments
   07/15/16  |  Feedback Friday for 07-22-16 • 1 comments
   07/08/16  |  Feedback Friday for 07-08-16
   07/05/16  |  SermonAudio Tip: Say Hello to the SermonAudio App for the Apple... • 2 comments
   07/01/16  |  Feedback Friday for 07-01-16 • 2 comments
MORE SPECIAL | MORE..
   07/26/16  |  Leaked DNC Documents Show Plans To Reward Big Donors With... • 11 comments
   07/26/16  |  German officials try to tamp down fear of refugees after Ansbach... • 7 comments
   07/26/16  |  Afghan teenager met Munich gunman just before attack: prosecutor • 1 comments
   07/26/16  |  Israeli Sports Minister Refuses to Violate Sabbath to Attend... • 5 comments
   07/26/16  |  Clinton VP Pick Tim Kaine's Islamist Ties • 11 comments
OTHER RECENT NEWS | MORE..
COMMENTS | show all | add new  
    Sorting Order:  
· Page 1 ·  Found: 1 user comment(s)
News Item10/6/12 2:28 PM
Jim Lincoln | Nebraska  Find all comments by Jim Lincoln
What! 90% might have an idea about The Truth Behind The Church's Purpose

Apparently pastors who really aren't interested in the Word of God, and want to dabble in politics, How the Church Relates to the Kingdom because they have quickly ran out of things to preach about Christianity are fewer in number than I thought. PTL! For those ministers who want to be subservient to man and his purposes, I really do hope they lose their tax-exempt status, for becoming an appendage to politicians!

1
There are a total of 1 user comments displayed | add new comment |Subscribe to these comments
Last PostTotal
PCUSA's Eighth-Largest Member Church Votes to Leave and Join...
james thomas from florida: " kev i like your post james thomas especially this..."
-8 min 119 
Tim LaHaye, 'Left Behind' author, dies at 90
wayfarer pilgrim from lubbock,tx: "good call and thank you for your post stevenr...."
-13 min 21 
Clinton VP Pick Tim Kaine's Islamist Ties
wayfarer pilgrim from lubbock,tx: "i still think that come october that clinton..."
-25 min 11 


Jeff Lyle
The Desire & Destiny of Satan

Kingdom: Callings, Commitments
Sunday Service
Transforming Truth & Meadow
Play! | MP3 | RSS


Hourly: Christ Magnified In Our Bodies
Leonard Ravenhill
SermonAudio Classics
Staff Picks..

Event: Jul 27-28, 2016
Corectly Crossing The Textual Divide

38th Annuel Dean Burgon Conference
Conference
  LIVE Webcast Event!  

Sermon: Scripture Comm Proverbs 16
Ken Wimer

SPONSOR | 3,500+

SPONSOR




                   
I have a great need for Christ; I have a great Christ for my need. ... C. H. Spurgeon

Gospel of John
Cities | Local | Personal


MOBILE
iPhone + iPad
Church App
Android New!
Church App
Kindle + Nook
Chromecast TV
Apple TV New!
ROKU TV
Amazon Fire TV
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
Site Notices
RSS | Twitter | Facebook
SERVICES | ALL
Local Church Finder | Info
MP3 Play & Download
Mobile Apps
Podcasting
Video Support
Live Webcasting
Transcription
PowerClips New!
Business Cards
SOLO | MINI | Domain
Favorites | QR Codes
Online Donations
24x7 Radio Stream
INTEGRATION
Sermon Browser
HTML Codes
WordPress
Twitter
Facebook
Logos | e-Sword | BW
JSON API New!

BATCH
Transfer Agent
Protected Podcasts
Upload via Email
Auto-Upload Sermons
Auto-Blog Import
Picasa | FTP | Dropbox
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 New!