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-Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) Votes to Allow Same-Sex Marriage

Friday, June 20th, 2014

(Photo: Facebook/PCUSA) The Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) voted on Thursday to redefine the denominational understanding of marriage and allow its clergy to perform same-sex marriages. Here is the story from the Christian Post: The Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)’s highest governing body voted Thursday to allow ministers to perform same-sex marriages. Presbyterian clergy can now marry gay and […]

-‘United’ Methodists No Longer When It Comes to Homosexuality?

Thursday, June 19th, 2014

(UMC logo: Wikipedia) For years members of the United Methodist Church have been battling over homosexuality at their annual denominational conference. Now there is a serious proposal being considered by the Methodists to allow their area conferences and local congregations to choose for themselves their own individual stances on homosexuality. Many believe that it would […]

-There is No ‘Third Way’ When it Comes to The Church and Homosexuality

Thursday, June 5th, 2014

                              (Dr. Albert Mohler: Wikipedia) Yesterday we posted about the California Baptist church that voted to turn its back on the traditional Biblical teaching on homosexuality and was trying to identify and forge some kind of ‘third way’ while continuing to be a member of the Southern Baptist Convention. Dr. Albert Mohler, President of the […]

-California: Southern Baptist Congregation Votes to Break with Denomination Over Homosexuality

Wednesday, June 4th, 2014

               (SBC logo: Wikipedia) Members of a Southern Baptist church in La Mirada, California have voted to change their congregation’s official stance on homosexuality after hearing teaching on ‘both sides.’ In the process they chose to reject their denomination’s traditional Biblical teaching on the issue. It remains to be seen whether they will be allowed […]

-Richard Dawkins: ‘I Am a Secular Christian’

Tuesday, May 27th, 2014

        (Richard Dawkins: Wikipedia) During a literature festival in Wales, famous atheist Dr. Richard Dawkins made an interesting statement: "I would describe myself as a secular Christian in the same sense as secular Jews have a feeling for nostalgia and ceremonies." He made this statement in response to a supposed American Christian minister who admitted […]

-Does Liberalism Oppose the 10 Commandments?

Wednesday, May 21st, 2014

  (N Y State Supreme Court Building: wallyg) Here’s an interesting article by Matt Barber contending that ‘liberalism’ in America substantially opposes and violates the 10 Commandments (Exodus 20:1-17). It is a little weak in a couple of spots but he does have some good points throughout: “How Liberalism Violates All 10 Commandments” The following […]

-Evangelicals at the Crossroads on Homosexuality

Tuesday, April 22nd, 2014

                                                   (Photo credit: DrGBB) The American culture is changing so fast when it comes to homosexuality and same-sex marriage that it is hard to keep up with the latest developments. Evangelical Christians in particular are having a hard time of it as their once respected Biblical positions on homosexuality and marriage are increasingly being perceived […]