While some Christians say there can be no middle ground on same-sex behavior, one author argues for a third way approach. “In a perfect world, we would be free to hold our deepest beliefs and no one would experience marginalization,” says Wendy VanderWal-Gritter.
Articles tagged “Homosexuality”
Brian McLaren once led one of the most talked about movements within American Christianity. A quarter-century after its beginning, he reflects back on what it was really about.
WWJD? According to a new poll, the iconic question is little more than a slogan on a bracelet for some Americans when it comes to abortion, gay marriage, the death penalty, and other social issues.
A Southern Baptist congregation created a media firestorm when they decided to accept LGBT persons. Though their parent denomination disagrees, they will not likely take action.
American culture is morphing at light speed on matters such as secularism, sexuality, and spirituality. Can the denomination remain relevant in such a moment?
One of the most formidable figures in the world of Christian thought weighs in on hot topics such as natural disasters, homosexuality, and whether he thinks Christians can believe in Darwinian evolution.
A lot of hot air is devoted to American evangelicals’ work on domestic issues such as abortion and gay marriage. But Mark Amstutz, professor of political science at Wheaton College, explains what an evangelical foreign policy looks like.
Matthew Vines’ book “God and the Gay Christian” makes a Biblical case for same-sex relationships. Albert Mohler is among the conservative Christians issuing swift criticisms of the book. RNS’ Jonathan Merritt talks to both leaders.