Tuesday, 09 December 2014 12:47

Baptist church holds same-sex wedding

A bride in the first same-sex wedding ceremony at Crescent Hill Baptist Church says coming to terms with her sexuality while studying at Southern Seminary in the late 1980s turned her life around.

Published in Congregations

Church-state watchdogs disagree about whether city and county clerks in states that allow gay marriage have a right of conscience to refuse service to same-sex couples.

Published in Politics

Gay couples in Missouri won the second battle in a month when a state judge ruled that same-sex couples can wed.

Published in Social Issues

Observers say a federal appeals court ruling upholding gay marriage bans in four states virtually guarantees the high court will take up the issue.

Published in Social Issues
Thursday, 06 November 2014 13:27

A new day in America

But will religious liberty be preserved?

Published in Commentaries

A Missouri Baptist Convention resolution opposes same-sex marriage as a matter of religious conviction, while voicing compassion for individuals who are attracted to members of the same sex.

Published in Social Issues
Monday, 27 October 2014 10:16

ERLC conference drawing diverse crowd

Pro-LGBT groups hope a Southern Baptist Convention conference intended to defend traditional marriage will open the door to more give-and-take about what the Bible says about homosexuality.

Published in Social Issues

Truth is, Christians have long changed, adapted or overlooked “timeless” dogmas.

Published in Can I Get a Witness?
Friday, 17 October 2014 14:39

LGBT leaders open to dialogue with SBC

Gay-rights groups are watching with interest a gathering of Southern Baptists at the end of October to explore what the Bible says about homosexuality and same-sex marriage.

Published in Social Issues

Same-sex couples began lining up for marriage licenses Monday morning after Friday’s ruling striking down the state’s ban on gay marriage.

Published in Social Issues
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