The world is buzzing at the recent affirmation made by President Obama that gays should be allowed to marry.
Apart from any religious implications, He recognizes that gays should have the same civil liberties as anyone else in America or the world for that mater.
However, I thought that it was cool that The President didn’t just leave the issue there, but he tied his views on the matter to his faith.
Here’s what he said about arriving at his decision to ABC news. Continue reading “President Obama Supports Gay Christian Marriage”
I just wanted to give a shout out to Jennifer Knapp for starting Inside Out Faith.
Inside Out Faith is a concert/discussion tour that raises awareness concerning gay Christians’ acceptance within the church as well as LGBT equality.
Jennifer hopes that this tour will foster positive discussion about faith and sexuality as well as help to open the minds of those in the church who have been afraid to address the issue. Continue reading “Inside Out Faith: Jennifer Knapp”
In 2008, in one of the churches darkest moments proposition 8 was voted into law.
Christians raised over 80 million dollars to convince enough people that gays did not have the right to marry. When proposition 8 went into effect gays were legally discriminated against. Continue reading “Gay Marriage One Step Closer In California”
With the GOP nomination fastly approaching, the Republicans are trying to decide who will be the best contender against President Obama.
If you are a gay Christian or support those that are, this election has the potential to set the gay rights movement back a few decades due to several of the candidates’ stances on gay marriage. Continue reading “USA GOP Presidential Candidates on Gay Marriage”
Living in a liberal country like New Zealand, sometimes you forget that there are people who hate and discriminate against gay people here.
This was recently brought to light by the 60 minutes story on the gay and lesbian couples raising kids. The following week comments were read by the presenter from people who wrote in about the show. Some of the comments read were very hateful and mean. Continue reading “Gay Hatred is Alive and Well In New Zealand”