The call of Christians today is to let their heavenly citizenship inform their earthly citizenship (Philippians 3:20). We are “sojourners” and “exiles” (1Peter 2:11) commanded to maintain honorable lives before every human institution. Good citizenship in a Republic includes respecting governing authorities (1Peter 2:13; Romans 13:7) and being part of the process that installs representative leadership….
Should politics be shared from the pulpit? A recent research study from Lifeway showed that most pastors and churches believe they should not. The reasoning is not that the Bible does not address political issues. In fact, the statement “Jesus is Lord” was quite political under a Roman government whom said the same of Caesar….