In the Bible…humans are naming creatures….. And let’s face it… We love to name things. Who wouldn’t love to name a dinosaur? How about naming children? What about when we tell a story, analyze it and figure out what is really going on so we can “name it”. Its important, its our job….its fun 🙂 … Continue reading
We like to limit God to say God only believes in one kind of love two kinds of genders and sexuality is easy to define– placing all those who don’t fit into these “normal” parameters into a category of… “sorry God just messed up when God was making you” “God only believes that these aspects … Continue reading
Originally posted on "I Said I Don't Know."–and Other Answers to Hard Questions:
Church, I got to go to the Macklemore concert on Friday night. If you want to hear about how that went, ask me, seriously, I want to talk about it until I die. The whole thing was great;…
If I speak in the tongues of humanity or of angels, but do not have love, I am only a resounding gong or a clanging cymbal. If I have the gift of prophecy and can fathom all mysteries and all knowledge, and if I have a faith that can move mountains, but do not have … Continue reading
“I am for marriage. I am for fidelity. I am for love, whether it’s a man and woman, a woman and a woman, a man and a man. I think the ship has sailed and I think the church needs — I think this is the world we are living in and we need to … Continue reading
Reblog on care and love! Wonderful Article explaining how we care about people not ideas, theologies or principles!! How Being a Pastor Changed My Thinking on Homosexuality.
You know what, “helping” people isn’t always as clear cut as it seems. There seems to be no real way to be a “hero” in bad situations so often you are making the best decisions that you can (you know those times when there is no “right” thing to do or say, you just try … Continue reading
Please note: Jesus (while saying nothing about homosexuality) was crystal clear that our primary purposes as Christian were to love our neighbor as our selves, care for the sick, help the poor and empower the marginal…the next company/church/protestor/athlete etc. who claims to be Christian really should show how they are following Jesus’ many life changing … Continue reading
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