It's time once again for the Pastor Steven Anderson game. That's where I click on a random part of his latest sermon and listen for a minute. If I hear him say something crazy, I post about it. If he doesn't, I skip it. (It's an easy...Show More Summary
Charles Koch compares work of his political network to civil rights movement http://t.co/dEKpRV1D4O — Alan Abramowitz (@AlanIAbramowitz) August 2, 2015 The Washington Post, reporting from an upscale California resort: DANA POINT, Calif. Show More Summary
Being a bi-vocational pastor can be dreadfully taxing. Marty Duren shares how to make sermon prep not as burdensome. There may be no more under appreciated person in the Kingdom that the bi-vocational pastor. Many of them are the only staff member of a small church. Show More Summary
Last week, I posted a speech by Pastor Dewey Smith about the hypocrisy of those in the Christian church who condemn homosexuality while ignoring their own "sins." I thought it was a pretty refreshing speech, even if Smith made clear that homosexuality was still a sin.
Dr. E. Dewey Smith's sermon has attracted a lot of attention on the Internet, but he's not thrilled about it. Dr. E. Dewey Smith Jr. is the Senior Pastor at the House of Hope in Georgia. In a clip posted last Thursday, he spoke about...Show More Summary
Last week JMG was the first to post a fiery sermon from an evangelical pastor that has since gone wildly viral. While many sites have interpreted the pastor's message as supportive of the LGBT community, the House Of Hope Atlanta would like you to know that is definitely not the case. Show More Summary
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In a powerful sermon delivered last week, Pastor Dewey Smith took direct aim at those within the evangelical community that call homosexuality an abomination. The pastor of the House of Hope Atlanta in Decatur, Georgia, specifically responded to the… The post Southern Pastor Calls Out Evangelicals for Degrading Gays Like Slaves: VIDEO appeared first on Towleroad.
The major blow to the ordinance is the latest episode in a fierce battle that infamously saw Annise Parker subpoena the sermons of Christian pastors.
Sermon on the Rocks, the new album from Josh Ritter, will be released October 16 on Pytheas Recordings/Thirty Tigers. In advance of the release, the first single, “Getting Ready To Get Down,” premiered today at NPR Music (below) In addition...Show More Summary
A small group of Christians visited a mosque in Chattanooga, Tennessee, to pray alongside Muslim worshippers. The mosque's imam, Abdul Baasit, briefly acknowledged the visitors during his sermon. The mosque was holding prayer during the funeral procession for Marine Staff Sgt. David Wyatt, one of four Marines fatally shot by Mohammad Youssef Abdulazeez on July 16.
E. Dewey Smith Jr., senior pastor at The House of Hope Atlanta (Greater Travelers Rest) in Decatur, Georgia, has become somewhat of a hero among gay rights advocates after a clip from one of his recent sermons on the hypocritical treatment of gays by some black churches went viral during the weekend. Show More Summary
The black church hasn't always been the most welcoming to the LGBT community. Hell, you can say that about a lot of churches, but the black church often serves as the bedrock of the black community so that you can trace a lot of the homopobia in the black community back to the teachings of the black church. Show More Summary
The head of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America’s Northern Texas-Northern Louisiana area has come out as gay in an emotional sermon at a recent ELCA youth conference. “I was moved to share my journey with the youth because I know m… The post Evangelical Lutheran Bishop Comes Out as Gay, Says He’s Still ‘Committed’ to His Wife appeared first on Towleroad.
Pastor Danny Banks, a pastor at Myrtle Beach Christian Church in South Carolina, explained in a sermon over the weekend how comprehensive sex education was like letting your kids play with rattlesnakes:
Religious people who are critical of the LGBT community and the recent U.S. Supreme Court decision on same-sex marriage are "hypocritical," Georgia pastor E. Dewey Smith said in a videotaped sermon that was posted Thursday. Smith, who...Show More Summary
Peter Beinart, who was a prominent Iraq War supporter, and who now realizes the errors of his ways, writes (boldface mine): I have a fantasy. It’s that every politician and pundit who goes on TV to discuss the Iran deal … Continue reading ?
Pastor E. Dewey Smith says homophobic leaders are doing to LGBT people 'what the slave master did to us.' 1 - Name: w-line read more
After decades in the closet, Bishop Kevin Kanouse came out in an emotional sermon to hundreds of young people. 1 - Name: w-line read more
"We don't say nothing' about the gay choirmaster because he's good for business."