Black church should exclude gays
Sometimes things are not always about black and white — but about black and black. They pretend to welcome and love everyone but not gays. The church should assist gay christians in obtaining their spiritual goals. I care about the physical, mental, and spiritual well-being of all people. Everyone should be treated with utmost respect and dignity.
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Blacks, Gays And The Church: A Complex Relationship
Corey Dade. Fairly or not, African-Americans have become the public face of resistance to same-sex marriage, owing to their religious beliefs and the outspoken opposition of many black pastors. Yet the presence of gays and lesbians in black churches is common. And the fact that they often hold leadership positions in their congregations is the worst kept secret in black America. While many black pastors condemn gays and lesbians from the pulpit, the choir lofts behind them often are filled with gay singers and musicians.
Recently, a young black gay guy from my hometown reached out to me about his sexuality. This kid thinks he has a demon in him, but not just any demon, a homosexual demon. I was told the same mess when I was younger.