Pastors and churches in America have struggled for decades to determine whether their church should get political. How much political involvement should they engage in? Which activities might jeopardize tax-exempt statuses?
What about the theological questions regarding whether churches should participate in the public square?
There are also pastoral questions regarding when or how the engagement of political issues is necessary to disciple congregants.
Christianity Today’s Church Law & Tax and Big Tent Initiative hosted a virtual roundtable in which respected and trusted voices in the fields of law, pastoral leadership, and theology gathered to educate and inform pastors and church leaders nationwide on how God is calling them to lead in the face of the current political climate. Watch now to learn more
Before your church gets political
Watch this video, and discover more on this topic by reviewing the handful of articles and coverage in our Churches and Political Activities collection.