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No Comparison between SSM and Interracial Marriage

Jonathan Rauch, a defender of same-sex marriage, explains why the comparison to racist laws that banned interracial marriage are not parallels to objections to SSM. From his article "Opposing Same-sex Marriage Doesn't Make You a Crypto-Racist":

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Melinda Penner | June 19, 2015

What Is Sexual Atheism, and Why Is It Wrong? (Video)

Many Christians handle sexuality just like the rest of the world handles it - as if there are no standards. Alan explains why this is a problem for those who profess to be Christ-followers.  COMMENTS

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Alan Shlemon | June 8, 2015

Is Friendship with Unbelievers Being Unequally Yoked? (Video)

What does it really mean to be unequally yoked? COMMENTS Read more posts

Blog Post | Ethics | Greg Koukl | June 1, 2015

Challenge Response: When Did You Choose Your Heterosexuality?

Here's my response to this week's challenge: COMMENTS Read more posts

Blog Post | Ethics | Alan Shlemon | May 21, 2015

RFRA Is Not Jim Crow

In the controversy over the Indiana law, comparisons are again being made between same-sex marriage and interracial marriage: We’ve all realized that banning interracial marriage was bigotry and wrong; we should admit the same about same-sex marriage. One commentator drew the comparison on another line claiming that bigotry of interracial marriage was religiously motivated. The comparison is not an accurate one in any way.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Melinda Penner | April 3, 2015

Can Sin Be Defined without the Law & Justice of God? (Video)

Greg discusses the difference between a mistake according to the world and a sin according to God. COMMENTS Read more posts

Blog Post | Ethics | Greg Koukl | March 16, 2015

Homosexuality to Holiness

Our hope for homosexuals is not heterosexuality, but holiness. We’re not trying to make them straight, but lead them straight to Jesus.

Blog Post | Ethics | Alan Shlemon | March 3, 2015

Why Is Suicide a Sin?

Alan explains why suicide is considered a sin in Christianity. COMMENTS Read more posts

Blog Post | Ethics | Alan Shlemon | March 2, 2015

If Capital Punishment is Biblical, Why Didn't God Punish Moses or David in That Way? (Video)

Greg discusses how, as the rule maker, God can determine when His grace comes into play. COMMENTS Read more posts

Blog Post | Ethics | Greg Koukl | January 19, 2015

Give Up Your Stereotypes, Not Your Christian Convictions (Video)

Many hurtful stereotypes surround those who identify as gay or lesbian. Giving up stereotypes is good, but that doesn't mean you have to give up your Christian convictions too.

Blog Post | Christianity & Culture | Alan Shlemon | January 12, 2015