This is a big deal: UK evangelical leader Steve Chalke endorses same-sex marriage

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Steve Chalke, a Baptist minister and popular evangelical leader/author/speaker in the UK, has endorsed same-sex marriage, making his case in an article for Christianity magazine -- a mainstream evangelical publication that's kind of the UK version of Christianity Today. Chalke writes: I feel both compelled and afraid to write this article. Compelled because, in my understanding, the principles of justice, reconciliation and inclusion sit at the very heart of Jesus’ message. Afraid because … [Read more...]

Chick-fil-A Biblical Family of the Day

Chick-fil-A president Dan Cathy: “We support biblical families.” Today’s Chick-fil-A Biblical Family of the Day: David & etc. (2 Samuel 5:12-16). David then perceived that the Lord had established him king over Israel, and that he had exalted his kingdom for the sake of his people Israel. In Jerusalem, after he came from Hebron, David took more concubines and wives; and more sons and daughters were born to David. These are the names of those who were born to him in Jerusalem: … [Read more...]

Chick-fil-A Biblical Family of the Day

Chick-fil-A president Dan Cathy: “We support biblical families.” Today’s Chick-fil-A Biblical Family Rule of the Day: Salvation by childbearing (1 Timothy 2:8-15). I desire, then, that in every place the men should pray, lifting up holy hands without anger or argument; also that the women should dress themselves modestly and decently in suitable clothing, not with their hair braided, or with gold, pearls, or expensive clothes, but with good works, as is proper for women who profess … [Read more...]

Chick-fil-A Biblical Family of the Day

Chick-fil-A president Dan Cathy: “We support biblical families.” Today’s Chick-fil-A Biblical Family of the Day: Jarha and Sheshan's daughter (1 Chronicles 2:34-35). Now Sheshan had no sons, only daughters; but Sheshan had an Egyptian slave, whose name was Jarha. So Sheshan gave his daughter in marriage to his slave Jarha; and she bore him Attai. … [Read more...]

Chick-fil-A Biblical Family of the Day

Chick-fil-A president Dan Cathy: “We support biblical families.” Today’s Chick-fil-A Biblical Family of the Day: Shaharaim and Hushim, Baara & Hodesh (1 Chronicles 8:8-9). And Shaharaim had sons in the country of Moab after he had sent away his wives Hushim and Baara. He had sons by his wife Hodesh. ... … [Read more...]

Chick-fil-A Biblical Family of the Day

Chick-fil-A president Dan Cathy: “We support biblical families.” Today’s Chick-fil-A Biblical Family of the Day: Abner, Rizpah, Ishbaal and Saul (2 Samuel 3:6-11). While there was war between the house of Saul and the house of David, Abner was making himself strong in the house of Saul. Now Saul had a concubine whose name was Rizpah daughter of Aiah. And Ishbaal said to Abner, "Why have you gone in to my father’s concubine?" The words of Ishbaal made Abner very angry; he said, … [Read more...]

Chick-fil-A Biblical Family of the Day

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Chick-fil-A president Dan Cathy: “We support biblical families.” Today’s Chick-fil-A Biblical Family of the Day: Vows made by women (Numbers 30). Then Moses said to the heads of the tribes of the Israelites: This is what the Lord has commanded. When a man makes a vow to the Lord, or swears an oath to bind himself by a pledge, he shall not break his word; he shall do according to all that proceeds out of his mouth. When a woman makes a vow to the Lord, or binds herself by a pledge, … [Read more...]

Chick-fil-A Biblical Family of the Day

Chick-fil-A president Dan Cathy: “We support biblical families.” Today’s Chick-fil-A Biblical Family Rule of the Day: Call no one father (Matthew 23:9). And call no one your father on earth, for you have one Father — the one in heaven. … [Read more...]


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