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The science of sexual orientation

For anyone having troubles with understanding non-heterosexual sexual orientation, here is a good overview of what is scientifically known: http://www.iflscience.com/plants-and-animals/science-behind-more-meaningful-understanding-sexual-orientation The most interesting point in this article I find is that it suggests female relatives of homosexual males tend to … Continue reading

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How do Christians ignore John 3:17 so easily?

Some Christians have a tendency to act out or support laws against homosexuality, drugs, and abortions.  I find this troubling. Even more troubling is that one of the most popular Biblical passages, John 3:16, is immediately followed by a passage … Continue reading

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Christianity and Pride Week

Upon seeing a religious sign posted next to an official Pride week sign, I wrote the following letter to the editor of the local newspaper: — Take the time to connect On my way home from work, I drove past … Continue reading

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Can “Sin” be defined simply?

This seems to be a big sticking point.  Many Christians go straight to the specific acts listed as sins in the Bible to determine what is sinful.  The Bible does cover a lot of selfish, harmful actions as sins.  Basically … Continue reading

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