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Gay People Can Get Married...What Does the Church Do Now?

“Gay marriage is going to be legal in most, if not all, of the United States of America before most of you reading this are dead. 985 more words


How Nicaea and Chalcedon Can Help you Read Your New Testament. (Or, Wesley Hill on Paul and the Trinity)

Doing systematic theology through exegesis and exegesis using systematic categories can be a tricky business. A little knowledge of history can show us the way that sometimes our easy recourse to our inherited theological grids may have short-changed our exegesis. 1,302 more words


Washed and Waiting: Reflections on Christian Faithfulness and Homosexuality. A Review.

This book was very hard for me to read, though I liked it. It is beautifully written: lyrical, well-organized, theologically robust, moving. My problem with the book, as anyone who knows me well might guess, is this: my brother Wesley Hill cannot allow himself to consider that someone like me, who affirms that same-gender relationships are part of God’s good plans for some of his people, can be a faithful Christian. 1,046 more words


Book Review: Washed and Waiting: Reflections on Christian Faithfulness and Homosexuality


How is a faithful, orthodox Christian who struggles with same-sex desires, but sees and understands God’s design for human sexuality to live in a world that celebrates and embraces gay relations? 1,165 more words

Book Review

The Limitations of Covenant Friendship

I love the examples of covenant friendships in the Bible, namely between David and Jonathan and Ruth and Naomi. I also admire Sarah and Lindsey… 931 more words

Sermon 05-17-15: "Honor God with Your Bodies, Part 1"

This is the first of two sermons in which I look at the issue that threatens to split our denomination in two: homosexuality, or same-sex sexual  3,056 more words