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North Carolina Church Sues to Make Same-Sex Marriage Legal

May 27, 2014

A church in North Carolina filed a lawsuit against the State of North Carolina claiming that the state violates the 14th Amendment of the Constitution...

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Building Permit Denied; Church Foreclosed

Apr 17, 2014

Keypoint:  Due diligence when purchasing assets is paramount. It is never safe to assume that you can put a church in a particular location. &nbs...

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Pastor and Wife Arrested For Counseling

Mar 26, 2014

Key point:  Each state has laws that govern the reporting of the abuse of minors to the authorities.  There are times when a pastor thr...

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Crime Committed On Church Computer

Feb 14, 2014

What's the Big Deal with Internet Use in My Church? Technology has revolutionized the way churches connect with the community.  In fact, I often...

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Love Offerings Directly to Pastor Spell IRS Trouble

Feb 05, 2014

I have often been asked if love offerings to a pastor are taxable. My answer is usually as follows. "In just about every single instance or method it ...

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Florida Court Overrules Pastor

Jul 22, 2014

Today, I want to discuss a topic that I thoroughly cover in our conferences.  That topic is the adding and removing of board members.  In 20...

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Housing Allowance Ruled Unconstitutional

Dec 02, 2013

A District Judge for the Western District of Wisconsin ruled that the housing allowance violated the United States Constitution and then issued an ord...

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5 Steps to Keep the EEOC Out of Your Church

Sep 10, 2013

Bookstores, cell phone tower leases, private schools, distribution of sermons, and other activities that generate income for the church are unde...

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Court's Text Ruling: Pastors Beware

Aug 29, 2013

A New Jersey court ruled that if you send a text message to someone who is driving, and that person crashes, you can be held liable for the accident e...

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