Gay rights protected by Supreme Court

A surprise ruling by the Supreme Court Monday protects gays and transgenders from being fired by those who feel a difference in sexual orientation or gender is a crime or reason for shame. What made the ruling a surprise was the role of Justice Neil M. Gorsuch, an...
Virginia is not for all lovers

Virginia is not for all lovers

Virginia, we are told, is for lovers. New signs at entrances to the Old Dominion have scrapped the timeworn Cardinals and Dogwoods for the slogan: “Virginia is for lovers.” Really?  All lovers?  Or just certain ones? It took a Supreme Court decision to...
A realistic view of gay issues in the church?

A realistic view of gay issues in the church?

Matthew Vines is a 24-year-old gay former Presbyterian who says others misinterpret the Bible as anti-homosexual and has written a book, “God and the gay Christian,” which he dedicates “to all chose who have suffered in silence for so long.”...