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Monday, June 16, 2014
If Your Child Told You 'I'm Gay,' What Would You Do?
What would you do if your child came out to you as gay? Thirty-five years ago at an outdoor Christian festival, I made an erroneous statement for which I was sued for $19.5 million dollars. Thank God the case was settled. The nightmare revolved around the mistaken notion that the author of a pop psychology book was dead. The book was called, "I'm OK - You're OK."

That catchy title is repeated oftentimes to this day in counseling parents how to handle a son or daughter revealing they are gay or lesbian. "Don't be judgmental. Convey unconditional love. Accept them as they are. Realize they're born this way. Reassure them you're okay and they're okay in whatever sexual identity they choose."

Understanding the Situation

A Catholic Republican Governor states unequivocally that he believes homosexuality is not a sin and that people are simply born that way. He'll be speaking soon at a major conservative conference and many believe he is a viable presidential candidate. His unbiblical thinking  is typical of scores in our culture today.

In addition to influential politicians, advice columnists, celebrities, talk-show hosts, sports figures, famous singers, educators, counselors and even ministers affirm and celebrate individuals of all ages who are "courageous and honest to come out" as gay, lesbian, transgender or bisexual. If you are a person of some importance, you'll even get a congratulatory phone call from President Obama or Michelle!

Little children are featured in YouTube videos, in DVDs and in books like " It' s Perfectly Normal" (more than 1 million copies in print) that are used in schools across America to educate and convince children from kindergarten up that it' s okay to be gay. " I was really scared of coming out at an early age... read more
Watchman on the Wall
United Methodist Church
Why United Methodists Should Split Over Same-Sex Marriage

 If gay-affirming Methodist pastors won't repent, the Word of God—which is sharper than any two-edged Sword—needs to do its work.

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In the Line of Fire
Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant
Heads Are Literally Rolling in Iraq

As America looks on in a state of paralyzed shock, Muslims are slaughtering Muslims in Iraq, with reports that the heads of those decapitated are literally piling up in the streets.

Culture
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Angelina Jolie Butts Heads With Atheist Richard Dawkins Over Santa Claus

Oscar-winning actress Angelina Jolie—who stars in the new film Maleficent, a spin on the Sleeping Beauty story—recently said fairy tales play an important role in how she raises her six children.

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