posted on Aug, 7 2012 @ 11:04 AM
reply to post by tothetenthpower
Let's not include the WBC as anything to do with mainstream Christianity. Every Christian I know deplores that group without exception. They are
charlatans who entice anger at them to get people involved in lawsuits to feed their greed. Absolute waste of flesh, they are.
I've made my stance about homosexuality clear to both my Southern Baptist deacon father and the rest of my family and friends. I have no room to judge
anyone... I have many evils attributed to my name, and even in forgiveness somethings simply do not go away. The decision of who you want to spend
your life with, or date, etc., is between you, the person you love/desire, and if you believe in him, the Almighty. It is my charge, as a follower of
Christ, to treat all people with love and respect, to forgive as best I can, and to live my life to the standards preached in the Sermon on the Mount.
It doesn't matter if the person needing my help hates me because of my skin color, or my religious belief, or what country I hail from, it is my
charge to treat that person better than I treat myself. A failure to do so, or to attempt to your utmost to do so, is like a slap to the face of my
We also cannot forget that the west is becoming more and more secular each year as the older generations begin to die off, and with them, their views
on culture and society. Time changes everything, and with each new year we can see this happening.
edit on 7-8-2012 by Dreine because: typo, of course