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Response to shagsak (Original post)

Thu May 10, 2012, 01:55 PM

21. I'm a Christian.

Yeah, that pretty much means I'm not perfect and I know it. And I fully understand that what has worked quite well for me isn't for everybody. I'm OK with that. We all get to choose the path we walk. I will say the path I've chosen has worked remarkably well for me, although it is quite difficult at times. Liberal? I don't know what that even means anymore.

I've got no problem with gays marrying. What difference does it make to me anyway? Well, I mean other than the whole Civil Rights thing. We all have rights and it's really not up to the state to be deciding who they like better than others. Or which Rights we're allowed to have.

Christians would be better served to view marriage as the civil matter that it really is. It's the only ceremony that a preacher would stand still for having to have a license from the state to perform. That ought to tell you something right there. The wahoos that go around wanting to form a Christian Nation should spend more time studying what it is Christianity is supposed to be doing. Hint, it isn't the least bit concerned with election results. It really irks me to see this being tossed around as a political issue, on both sides, when good people's lives are being impacted the way they are.

The Church in general is shooting itself in the foot by playing in politics.

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