The Evangelical Fellowship of Canada has released “Politics & Election Time: How Can Your Church Participate” outlining activities that churches may get involved in without jeopardizing their charitable status.
Whether it is federal, provincial, municipal or school board elections, your church can participate in this democratic process. However, given that many churches are registered charities, we need to be aware of government guidelines that outline the allowable political activities of charities.
It contains some great information on the following topics:
- What Churches Can Do
- What Churches Cannot Do
- What Churches Could Do