LIBERTARIANS! As a Christian libertarian embracing the classical liberalism of Thomas Jefferson, I have often been assailed by those to the left of the libertarian movement. This essay addresses the flaws seen in the logic of anarchist, and offers so
It should be noted that the IRS never assessed taxes against the Indianapolis Baptist Temple, a New Testament Church. However, the IRS did bring suit against a defunct corporation.
For 16 years the leaders of the Indianapolis Baptist Temple refused to withhold federal taxes from their employees' paychecks or to pay federal taxes as an employer.
Many people do not understand U.S. v Indianapolis Baptist Temple. Through the following facts, we have tried to simplify the case so that it is easy to understand.
It is hard to believe that ten years have flown by this quickly since that fateful, cold day ten years ago on Feb. 13, 2001, when Federal Marshals crashed into the sanctuary of the Indianapolis Baptist Temple, carried out those of us who were praying
“See what has the IRS stopped in its tracks” was the headline article by Bob Unruh in the September 23 issue of World Net Daily that tells of over one hundred pastors who plan to defy the so-called “Johnson Law” this year.
"So long as they incorporate, businesses will now be free to trade in or exploit slaves, employ mercenary armies to do dirty work for despots, perform genocides or operate torture prisons for a despot’s political opponents, or engage in piracy...
On Sunday, a group of 100 preachers nationwide will step into the pulpit and say the only words they're forbidden by law from speaking in a church. They plan to use the pulpit as a platform for political endorsements, flouting a federal law that th
Following is an email exchange between Baptist Pastor Sam Adams, John McGough, and Jason Wiesepape, Research Assistant to the President of Dallas Theological Seminary in which they discuss the IRS tax-exempt scheme for churches.
More than 70 people participated in a “love rally” to counter a church they say preaches hate Sunday morning.
Protestors flashed peace signs as they held signs with slogans like like “Love thy neighbor” and “Who would Jesus hate?” as they stood outside the Tempe shopping center that houses the Faithful Word Baptist Church Sunday morning. Passing motorists regularly waved and honked car horns.
The remnants of
two makeshift bombs were found inside a Brockton church on Sunday,
Police believe the devices may have failed to ignite or catch fire
after they were hurled through an open window at the church,
Investigators are now asking for the public’s help in finding the person who threw it inside the church.Someone kicked in a glass door on the side of the building then tossed the pipe bomb inside shortly after ten Saturday night
Operation Rescue has released a video from their security cameras showing the attacker who attempted to disable the security system at OR’s national headquarters yesterday. The suspect in the attack remains at large.The video shows the suspect lurking about before the incident.
In situations involving conflict, there are two sides to every story and the truth generally lies in the middle. This seems to be the case involving Pastor Michael Salman and his battle with the City of Phoenix and his own neighborhood over Salman’s right to engage in religious worship in a quiet, well-to-do neighborhood.
Armed officers herded Salman, his wife, their five young daughters, and their visiting friends into the living room — and kept them under watch for 90 minutes looking for evidence that they were holding church services in their backyard.
From MNN Mohawk Nation News, www.mohawknationnews.com, via email. Real reporting from real indians.
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The Alliance Defense Fund (ADF) is actively recruiting pastors to challenge the so-called, “Johnson Law” on September 28 and preach a sermon from the pulpit in which they will advocate the support of particular candidates...
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A small church in Indianapolis with less than thirty members took on the largest city in the State of Indiana with a population of one million, and with the help of the Phoenix based Alliance Defense Fund whupped up on the home of the 500 Mile Race b
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American taxpayers have unwittingly helped finance a polygamist sect that is now the focus of a massive child absue investigation in West Texas, with a business tied to the group receiving a nearly $1 million loan from the govenrment and $1.2 million
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Its hard for most Americans to believe that FEMA is actually planing on using the preachers of America to be Judas Goats to lead the American people into guiding the sheeple to do as they wish during national emergencies.