Illinois Senate Approves Same Sex Marriage!

Earlier today, on Valentine’s Day, the Illinois Senate passed legislation to allow same-sex marriage in Illinois. [Read more…]

Were You a Youth Group Kid?

BuzzFeed, my favorite time-killer, has another listicle for the former Christian crowd: 33 Ways You Know You Were A Youth Group Kid. Now, I wasn’t a Youth Group Kid personally, but quite a few of my friends were, so I saw plenty of familiar things on the list. For example, this Bible was on my [Read More…]

Amazing Response to Teacher Who Wants a No-Gays-Allowed Alternative Prom

This video wins the Internet for today.

I am sure by now you’ve heard of the “No Gays Allowed Alternative Prom” being organized by a Christian group in Indiana, spearheaded by Special Education teacher Diana Medley. (COME ON INDIANA, GET YOUR ACT TOGETHER! You’re killing me, guys.) [Read more…]

Illinois Family Institute Warns Us About What Will Happen if the State Legalizes Gay Marriage

Same-sex marriage could become legal in Illinois very soon if the state Senate votes the right way today — Governor Pat Quinn said he would support such a bill — and conservative Christian groups like the Illinois Family Institute are freaking out.

They love to talk about how they “love the sinner, hate the sin,” but in a recent piece by IFI’s Laurie Higgins, she demonstrates that love in the most Godly way possible (i.e. It’s non-existent).

Here’s one of the things she’s worried about if gay marriage becomes legal in our state (emphases mine): [Read more…]

Christian eHarmony Founder: Gay Marriage Damaged Our Company

The conservative Christian co-founder of the dating site eHarmony says that marriage equality damaged his company and endangered his employees. The irony? Fellow conservatives are the ones who nearly got violent over the inclusion of gays and lesbians in the online dating scene. [Read more…]