UMC Should Be Considering Hunger, Health Care

'Why are we peeping into bedrooms?' asks delegate

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Excuse me, Dr. Banks, we “traditionalists” are feeding and caring for those less fortunate than we

Our church is a leader in generosity using our money, our personal taxes (federal, state and local) include a significant portion for care of others, and many of us do even more through civic organizations like the Salvation Army, Star of Hope, etc ad nauseum. I deeply resent your insinuation that traditionalists like me care not for others.
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We also care about the moral fabric of our country which unravels a little more every day. We are shocked that common sense standards like only men in mens rooms and only women in women’s rooms are being challenged in court and by elected officials. We who are fathers of daughters are especially angry at the lack of caring by some in power for the safety of our little girls.
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And, while we really don’t care what people do in their bedrooms, back seats or hot tubs, we will not accept those folks as our moral leaders. A “trans” leading MYF or preaching to our youth? You’re kidding, right?
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We old traditionalists are multi-tasking masters; we can help those less fortunate with dazzling generosity even while condemning the moral degradation which runs rampant via today’s liberalism. And still have time for golf!

Reese 218 days ago

UMC Should Be Considering Hunger, Health Care

Well said Dr. Banks!

Sam Gould 220 days ago


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     Bishop Robert T. Hoshibata preaches on the healing power of love at the April 26 evening service at the 2012 General Conference."To be God’s people is to be reminded that God is the Creator of each of us. We are all part of the human family. And in our human relationships we come face-to-face with a wide and wonderfully diverse family of individuals each unique but each beloved by God. Although we do not always agree, I believe it is important for us to know that we hold more in common with one another than any differences that keep us from caring for one another."

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