Revivalist Bert Farias writes in the spirit, style, and plainness of speech of the old timers.
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Wednesday, July 30, 2014
A Call for Humility and Repentance in the Gay Community
gay couple holding hands My recent Charisma News article on homosexuality sure caused a stir in the world of gay. I didn't know so many of them read Charisma, a conservative Christian magazine.

Although in part I addressed gay people, my primary purpose in writing the article was to strengthen Christians with a no-nonsense biblical perspective of homosexuality, so that fewer of them would go the way of many churches in this hour, abandoning the faith by embracing unbiblical views of homosexuality and gay marriage.

The LGBT community, however, got wind of it and was up in arms about my article and made sure to let me know it through hundreds of comments on this site, a host of other public rants on various LGBT sites, and through many vile and venom-filled private messages.

Attached to a few comments were death threats and statements like, "I hope you die of pancreatic cancer." And then these same people have the audacity to accuse me of being filled with hate, filled with Satan, calling me a delusional piece of trash, an absolute monster, and other grossly offensive obscenities not appropriate for public space. One could easily have mistaken them for terrorists who delight in killing those who refuse to convert to their ideology.

But it should come as no surprise when people become infuriated at the calling out of their sins. Even the Pharisees shamelessly called Jesus a demon (John 8:48) when He told them that they were of their father, the devil (John 8:44). They called John the Baptist a demon too (Luke 7:33), of whom Jesus said there wasn't a greater prophet (Luke 7:28). Isn't it rather ironic that people under demonic influence accuse others of having demons? But wisdom is justified of her children (Luke 7:35).

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Should Christian hymns be associated with beer commercials? And, for that matter, should Christians be drinking beer?

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Israel: The Palestinian People's Greatest Ally

There is no moral equivalency in this raging Gaza conflict. There is only good and evil. Israel, though not perfect, is good. Hamas is evil. Israel loves life. Hamas loves death.

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Several professing Christians have recently come out in support of gay marriage. What's the next step on this slippery theological slope?

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