The following is a post from Dr. Jerry E. Shepherd, Associate Professor of Old Testament at Taylor Seminary in Edmonton, Alberta. It is used by permission and originally posted on his blog, The Recapitulator.
Seven Ways Christians Have Won the Last Few Weeks
On July 1, just a few days after the 5-4 Supreme Court decision which made same-sex marriage legal in all fifty states, blogger John Pavlovitz posted an article entitled, “6 Ways Christians Lost This Week.” The basic thrust of the article was that, in reaction to the Supreme Court decision, Christians had been less than nice in their attitudes toward the LGBT community. Even though the article’s title promises to list “6 ways,” in essence, after stating his first point, “We Lost the Chance to Be Loving,” four of the next five ways simply provide slight variations on…
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