Posts made in March, 2007

An emerging group deserves acceptance.

March 21, 2007 An emerging group deserves acceptance. by Ted Burnett As an American living in 2007, I find the Christian Evangelical position on gay rights to be a sad commentary on our nation’s capacity to love, understand and accept one another and our diversity. To witness how an emerging group of Americans are now seeking their rights to same sex marriage and other basic legal rights and how the issue of ordaining gay ministers and bishops is tearing the fabric of Jesus’ ministry and the negative reaction by those claiming to carry out his work is a troubling trend. This country was founded on the principles written by Thomas Jefferson in the Declaration of Independence. This letter, sent to the King of England declaring independence for the colonies, is one...

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