PowerLinks 02.03.15
Acton Institute Powerblog

PowerLinks 02.03.15

Religious and secular advocates urge IRS to clarify rules on political endorsements from the pulpit
Adelle M. Banks, Religion News Service

Religious and secular advocacy groups jointly called Thursday (Jan. 29) for greater clarity by the Internal Revenue Service regarding nonprofits and political activity.

How to Convince Men to Help the Poor
Tom Jacobs, Pacific Standard

New research finds the key to a successful fund-raising campaign is convincing them that their self-interest is aligned with your cause.

10 Ways You Can Help Fight Human Trafficking
Heather Davis Nelson, OnFaith

If you’re not sure where to begin engaging with human trafficking, start here.

Cliches of Progressivism #42 – “Jesus Christ Was a Progressive Because He Advocated Income Redistribution to Help the Poor”
Lawrence W. Reed, The Freeman

You don’t have to be a Christian to appreciate the deceit in this canard. You can be a person of any faith or no faith at all. You just have to appreciate facts.

Joe Carter

Joe Carter is a Senior Editor at the Acton Institute. Joe also serves as an editor at the The Gospel Coalition, a communications specialist for the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, and as an adjunct professor of journalism at Patrick Henry College. He is the editor of the NIV Lifehacks Bible and co-author of How to Argue like Jesus: Learning Persuasion from History's Greatest Communicator (Crossway).