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Questioning Paul and Homosexuality in Romans

Those who condemn gays often see Paul’s letter to the Romans as the definitive statement on God’s rejection of homosexuality. Roman’s chapter 1 reads:

God gave them over to shameful lusts.

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Bible

Dispatch Eighty-Three

1 PETER 3:13-22

13 Now who will harm you if you are eager to do what is good? 14 But even if you do suffer for doing what is right, you are blessed. 765 more words

Gospel Of Jesus

The Upside of Seeing Upside-Down

By Matthew James Gray, Lecturer in Theology and Church History

I’m thinking of starting to stand on my head.I recently read GK Chesterton’s biography of Francis of Assisi, and in it Chesterton likened Francis to the medieval jester, “the court fool of the King of Paradise”. 331 more words

Christianity

Is it a sin to fear? Well yes and no.

Lent changes how we approach sin—especially the “sin” of fear. Let’s talk about sin for a little. The big question is: what is the cost of sin? 1,622 more words

Message

Do we know our assignment?

We have been given an assignment. God has things he wants us to do. Some of that got started with the prophets. That was all preliminary to what we need to focus on right now to achieve His goals for the world. 247 more words

God Thoughts

Romans 1:32 Part 2 Review of Romans 1

Now that the end of Romans 1 has come, it is opportune to pause and look back… [read on]

Bible

Alert ?? Pt. 2, Bible Ballistics: Vol 3 #19

Bible Ballistics: Alert? Pt. 2, March 23, 2014 Vol.3 #19

Continuing our discussion from last week, ‘Is the belief in the ‘Trinity’ essential to salvation?’  Our questions deal with the relationship of the Holy Spirit to salvation. 1,315 more words

Encouragement