I recently published an article about how the city of Ft. Wayne was going to be doing a sweep of the homeless belongings left under the Wells St. Bridge on Tuesday (tomorrow) May 3rd, at 8 am. The article has drawn some attention to what the city of Ft. Wayne is doing to help it’s local homeless population and what other measures could be taken so that those who are homeless do not lose what little belongings they possess, while also protecting the assets that many local organizations from Allen and surrounding counties donate to those they are trying to help.
The city of Ft. Wayne, Indiana is showing itself to not be friendly to it’s local homeless population. WANE TV is reporting that Ft. Wayne is planning on doing a “homeless sweep” on Tuesday, May 3rd, at 8am. Basically, they are telling the homeless under the Ewing St. bridge that they must move along or have the very little belongings they own thrown away.
I made a rather lengthy post on Facebook about my thoughts in regards to all of this. Those thoughts are as follows:
Pastor Locke makes some great points regarding the Target ‘transgender’ controversy. What are your thoughts on how he says Christians should be dealing with issues that cross not only what Christians believe and stand for, but also the very basic morality/common sense of it all? Comment with your thoughts.
The Christian Examiner is reporting today that a U.S. Marine has been court-martialed and dropped in rank over a dispute involving a Bible verse that the Marine had placed upon her desk.
She was found guilty of failing to go to her appointed place of duty, disrespect toward a superior commissioned officer, and four specifications of disobeying the lawful order of a noncommissioned officer.
The Fairfax Virginia School District,in Fairfax, Virginia has released a report suggesting that the schools in their jurisdiction should begin making changes to their school curriculum that would include teachings about gender identity that would begin with the school year 2016.
Eighth graders will be taught that individual identity “occurs over a lifetime and includes the component of sexual orientation and gender identity.”
These changes include teaching that gender is not an issue. That anyone can be any gender, they could be both genders, or they could not even have a gender.
U.S. Senator Ted Cruz has urged Pastors in the U.S. to stand up and start preaching biblical marriage. He has sent out a letter to thousands of pastors this past week urging them to action before the U.S. Supreme Court takes up the issue of gay marriage on Tuesday, April 28, 2015.
He is asking for pastors to preach and pray over the issue of biblical marriage. Here are a few of his thoughts: Continue reading “Sen. Ted Cruz Urges Pastors To Preach Biblical Marriage In New Letter To Pastors”