What Can Pastors and Churches Expect Post-Inauguration?

Evangelical leaders, pastors and churches were a huge factor in the election of President-elect Donald Trump in November. Now, just days from his inauguration, this same group is wondering what to expect under a Trump-Pence administration. For one, says the Pennsylvania Pastors Network, Trump stated on the campaign trail, namely at this summer’s Republican National Convention,…

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The Pennsylvania Pastors Network Urges Churches to Mark Sanctity of Human Life Sunday—a Time to Reflect on God’s Gifts and Need to Protect Them

In a parting shot to pro-life efforts around the nation, President Barack Obama issued a rule last month that bars states from denying federal funds to Planned Parenthood, the nation’s largest abortion provider. Obama’s rule will take effect two days before President-elect Donald Trump is inaugurated, reported the New York Times, and just a few…

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How Can Families, Pastors and People in the Pews Redefine ‘Success’ in 2017?

As many look ahead to the changes they want to make in 2017, the Pennsylvania Pastors Network  is analyzing what success means for Christians, especially when it comes to the definition of success—both in the world and from God’s Word. PPN President Sam Rohrer recently talked with renowned social science researcher George Barna, who is…

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Why Just 53% of Americans Trust Religious Leaders

This fall, the Pew Research Center found that just over half of Americans trust religious leaders to do what’s in their best interest; 53 percent of survey respondents noted that they had “a great deal” or “a fair amount” of trust in faith leaders. Only business leaders (41 percent), the news media (38 percent) and elected officials…

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