Speak softly, love loudly: how Christians can love gays

I want to talk about how Christians can show love to gays. And I want your opinions too – from Christians and non-Christians, gays and straights, fundamentalists and liberals. I’ve already mentioned in my previous post that I hold to a more progressive and liberal view of homosexuality than most Evangelical Christians. I’m not particularly …

5 things about the AWARE saga: one Christian’s perspective

I’ve been wanting to write about the AWARE saga for a long time. In fact, I’ve been wanting to write about a lot of things – not least the events relating to New Creation Church that’s been on the news recently. I can’t believe I’ve not written for over 6 months. I guess that’s the …

Loving homosexuals more than…

Al Mohler, in his book Sex and the Supremacy of Christ, mentions seven principles that he believes ought to guide a Christian’s response to the issue of homosexual marriage. One of them struck me: We must be the people who love homosexuals more than homosexuals love homosexuality. I think that’s spot on. Whatever your view …

My Christian Faith and the Emerging Church movement

I’m often unsure what to say when people ask me what church I attend. Truth is, I’ve not been attending any church regularly for around 5 years now – since the time I left for my further studies abroad. Reason is because I’ve been searching. I started moving away from conservative evangelicalism as I became …