How Will the Johnson Amendment Repeal Free Pastors and Churches?

Now that President Donald Trump has officially taken office, will pastors and churches be affected at the pulpit and in the pew? The Pennsylvania Pastors Network certainly thinks so. In fact, one action by President Trump will return decades of freedom to churches. For more than 60 years, the Johnson Amendment, proposed by then-Senator Lyndon B….

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American Pastors Network Prays Trump Will Stay Committed to Repealing Johnson Amendment

Christian evangelical voters were key in electing newly inaugurated President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence. Among the reasons for their votes were the promises Trump and Pence made to the faithful on the campaign trail and the support they showed to pastors and churches. One of those commitments was to peel back the…

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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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Can Christmas Be Merry Again?

At a rally in Michigan on Friday, President-elect Donald Trump exclaimed, “Merry Christmas! We’re going to start saying ‘Merry Christmas’ again!” The American Pastors Network says his declaration, which he repeated last night in Wisconsin, is a hopeful sign of perhaps what is ahead with the incoming Trump-Pence administration, especially since Jesus Christ’s name cannot be ignored…

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America Is Our Nation, Blessed by God

As President-Elect Donald Trump builds his new administration, we can look at the liberal media and the political Establishment class who are still scratching their heads about the election results. As a pastor, an observer of history, and a former legislator, however, I’ve had a different way of looking at the huge defeat handed to…

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Thanksgiving Resources from WallBuilders

-The information below is taken from a newsletter sent out by Wallbuilders.  To visit their website, please click HERE. Historically, American pastors routinely preached special sermons on specific holidays. These sermons used history to present Scripture and show how it was historically applied, thus showing the relevance of America’s Christian heritage to daily life. But…

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No Other Explanation—God Worked a Miracle, as Christian Voters Spoke Loud and Clear

Christian voters were a much sought-after voting bloc in this historic election, as Americans elected Donald Trump as the nation’s 45th president last night. Today, the American Pastors Network (APN, www.americanpastorsnetwork.net) released the following statement. “When the polls are so off and the pundits get it so wrong and we can see no other explanation for a…

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