Friday, November 25, 2011
We ARE preaching love.
When a servant of Jesus Christ shares the Word of God to a member of the glbt community in an appropriate manner, it IS an act of love. God is love; and his Son Jesus is the way the truth and the life. And The Holy Spirit of Jesus Christ can heal a person of the emotions that cause same-sex attraction and all other sexual sin. Jesus Christ also defines marriage as being between one man and one woman.
But, yet again, if you tell a member of the glbt community the truth-in a loving way-about sexual sin, you will be mischaracterized as a "hater," and smeared with lies.
“...Christian believers and activists with signs and American (and Israeli) flags didn’t give an inch outside of the Holy Grounds Coffee House in Springfield, Mass., as a loud, well-organized “Occupy Springfield” protest converged to harass and intimidate them, targeting Pastor Scott Lively and his inner-city Christian mission. Christian activists also counter-picketed the nearby storefront of the “Occupy” organization with the message that they weren’t backing down.
It’s believed to be the first time in the U.S. that any Occupy harassment action has been met with resistance by those they were targeting.
In the Sunday Nov. 13 edition of the area’s local newspaper The Springfield Republican, a shocking display ad appeared attacking Scott Lively and falsely charging him with a list of various “hate” crimes. It also included the names of over 250 people as signatories. A few of the names are recognizable as local residents or statewide homosexual activists, but most of them are untraceable and appear to be made up. ...”
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