General Conference and #MLK: A Way Forward

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Finding “justice” is not the goal of a GC delegate

It should be searching for and discerning Truth. Fortunately for all of us, God has given us the Truth in the form of the Bible. God’s Word is very clear: marriage is only between a man and a woman and homosexuality is an abomination before God. Our leaders must not only teach these and other Words of God, they must live in accordance with them. Thus, the only plan which will be pleasing to God is the Traditional Plan.

Steve more than 1 year ago

Baptismal Covenant

"Finding “justice” is not the goal of a GC delegate"
Last time I checked our baptismal covenant still included "Do you accept the freedom and power God gives you to resist, evil, injustice and oppression...?" We got segregated central conferences in 1939 because delegates forgot about justice. I sincerely pray that justice is a goal of our delegates. If you want them to look for truth in scripture, they might start with Micah 6:8

David more than 1 year ago

I disagree

Justice is based on truth but justice is subject to bias. So, Christians should seek to find truth (God’s Word) and shed the biases of “justice such as the secular evil of”social justice” as expressed by ptogressives.

Steve more than 1 year ago

Abomination

Eating bacon is also an abomination. Please read Hebrews 8 . Blessings.D.

Danny Young 364 days ago

Yes but Christ delivered us from that law

See Mark 7, Acts 10 and Galatians 3. Besides there is always turkey bacon.

Steve 363 days ago


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   Retired Bishop William Willimon“Part of being in a church is to be with people that you don’t agree with and many of whom you don’t like. As a bishop, I should be the person saying, ‘I’m going to make it as hard as I can for [this division to occur].’”

– Retired Bishop Will Willimon, quoted in the Duke Chronicle, the student newspaper of UMC-related Duke University.

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