About this article Cite this article Platero, R. By Bishop Harry R. Premium Content Mystery of the old woman that nobody missed. Mikayla and Emillie Glossop with their daughters Ella, 5, and Thea, 3. Reprints and Permissions. In addition to fighting the marriage redefinition, leaders from all sectors of our culture, including our churches, must work hard at improving heterosexual marriages.
He shares his thoughts on traditional marriage in "The Black Pulpit," a weekly series of opinion pieces that explores faith in the black community. Platero R. Editor's note: Bishop Harry R.
It is our prayer that hearing these stories will give all of us a better understanding of the tremendous struggles and challenges those who are same-sex attracted face; the ways Christians can make it more difficult or easier for them to fellowship in the same sex marriage traditional family in Gladstone and, most importantly, embrace Christ; and to give us renewed hope in the power and grace of God to redeem us and those we love.
Imagine all of the abandoned children from heterosexual relationships that can be adopted by homosexual couples. See comments 4 Comments Same sex marriage traditional family in Gladstone talk about "interpretation" Fifteen years later, during his third long-term monogamous relationship, Ron was drawn back to the Lord — and into ministry.
Beliefs that gay and lesbian adults are not fit parents, or that the psychosocial development of the children of gay and lesbian parents is compromised, have no basis in science. An effeminate man is not necessarily gay and not all gay men are effeminate.
Mikayla and Emillie Glossop were the first Gladstone same-sex couple to wed after the law was passed late last year. At a California charter school in , kindergartners' parents objected when a school newsletter alerted them to "National Coming Out Day;" a parent told a local ABC-TV affiliate that a teacher at the school screened a film to kindergartners the previous year showing gay families.
We can teach our children at home that marriage is between a man and a woman, but our children's public schools will teach them that marriage includes same-sex couples.