STATEMENT BY PASTOR REGARDING SAME-SEX MARRIAGES

STATEMENT BY PASTOR REGARDING SAME-SEX MARRIAGES 1. I am a minister of the gospel of Jesus Christ, credentialed by Church of God (Cleveland, Tennessee). 2. Affirming that God’s grace is available to all, I recognize our obligation before God to love all persons, understanding such love in the context of God’s revealed truth. 3. Based…

Supreme Court Allows Same-Sex Marriages in South Carolina

WASHINGTON — Over the dissents of two justices, the Supreme Court on Thursday allowed same-sex marriages to proceed in South Carolina, rejecting an emergency application seeking a stay of a judge’s order striking down the state’s ban on such unions. In urging the Supreme Court to intercede, state officials had stressed federalism concerns, saying that…