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What is a homosexual? Pt 1

In this publication and future ones, I am making and referring to generalizations about the gay community. Homosexuality is a type of sexual orientation. A homosexual is an individual that identifies with the homosexual sexual orientation. 438 more words

Soap and the gospel

I remember when hand soap was only Dove and Dial, then Zest came along now there’s soaps I’ve never even heard of! So many wayz to get #clean!…kind of reminds me of the great schism between the orthodox and the catholics, or the suni and shite, and then zest is Martin Luther where one solid split lead to thousands more. 8 more words

I Am

Speech, gesture, expressions, opinions and schisms, they all come pronto from what I feel. Such a crime is it, to do what you feel be right and stay true to thyself? 287 more words

Discussion

The Road Back from Indiana to North Carolina

January 21, 2015

I’ve been following the news of possible schism from North Carolina Yearly Meeting (FUM). It all reminds me of Indiana Yearly Meeting’s schism though with still the possibility of a happier ending. 482 more words

Bible

ReBlog- A Call for In-Home Separation

As I prepare for the General Board of Church and Society Social Principles Consultation, I’m revisiting¬†some of my reflections on why this conversation matters so much to me. 1,011 more words

Religion

ReBlog- The Great Divorce: Tension and Schism in The UMC

As I prepare for the General Board of Church and Society Social Principles Consultation, I’m revisiting¬†some of my reflections on why this conversation matters so much to me. 1,711 more words

Religion

Why Yes, We Should Defrock Schismatics Just Like the #PCUSA

Grace Presbytery in Texas has officially defrocked a former renewal leader who led the charge to remove Highland Park Presbyterian (one of the larger churches in the Presbytery) from the Presbyterian Church (USA).   521 more words

Ecclesiology