Revivalist Bert Farias writes in the spirit, style, and plainness of speech of the old timers.
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The Flaming Herald, from Bert Farias
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Wednesday, August 6, 2014
You Can't Truly Love Unless You Hate
love One major cause of the gay community's madness, and even the displeasure of some professing Christians, toward my recent Charisma News article on homosexuality, was what they perceived as a lack of love on my part. Ironically, it's these same proponents of love who vehemently cursed me and ridiculed me while mocking the article. Here is one sample among hundreds of pieces of hate mail I received:

"You are seriously one of the most ignorant, hateful human beings (if you can be called that) alive in the world."

This smug arrogance among some people today—many of whom are half my age or younger—who claim to be such experts on the topic of love, would be amusing if not for the blatant hypocrisy of it. This sentimental kind of love they speak of is very thin-skinned, as they demonstrated, because it is conditional and fickle and is not a love based on truth. It is always based on loving them, accepting them, and respecting them and their gay lifestyle. It loves those who love them for who they are, whether they are homosexual, lesbian, transgender, etc.

Although God's love is unconditional, and He loved us while we were yet sinners, His love must be balanced with His justice. Yes, He loves homosexuals, even those who stick their nose up at Him and defame His name. But for some, their characterization of God's love is a love that only exhorts but never exposes, restores but never rebukes, comforts but never confronts. It is a love that has no foundation in truth, justice and righteousness. In order to truly love God, you must also hate sin, wickedness and unrighteousness. True love cannot function without hate.

Notice what was spoken of Jesus:

" You have loved righteousness and hated wickedness; read more
Watchman on the Wall
Lynn Harms, Children's Home of Lubbock
Should 'Gay Christians' Work in Children's Ministry?

A recent incident in Lubbock, Texas, is rekindling the debate over whether or not gay men should serve in children's ministry.

10:00AM EDT 8/6/2014
Here's the Deal
depressed man
'I'm Ashamed to Admit I Have a Problem With Masturbation'

No Christian should ever be ashamed to admit they have a problem with masturbation. There's hope and victory in Jesus!

Clarion Call
happiness in chaos
Finding Joy Amid World's Chaos

For anyone gifted with the spirit of discernment, it's hard to ignore the heavy stench of unparalleled spiritual warfare that hangs thick in the air. How do you stay sane with all that's happening in the world?

1:00PM EDT 8/4/2014
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