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Christians Would Rather be Friends Than Fighters

Jeremiah 1:5 Wrote: Aug 30, 2012 3:28 PM
being born gay is now innate? To quote the great movie A Princess Bride; "You keep using that word. I do not think it means what you think it means."

Are conservative Christians fighters by nature who thrive on the front lines of the culture wars? While there may be some of us who tend to be more confrontational, a recent incident suggests to me that most of us who identify as followers of Jesus are drawn to compassion more than conflict and are given to building friendships more than engaging in fights.

Last week, one of the pastors of my home congregation was informed by the police that there would be a gay protest outside of our church service on Sunday morning. A local gay website carried this announcement: “We...