Can I be gay and be a good Christian?

Oct 3, 2021    Pastor Andrew Smith
Can you be gay and be a good Christian? The answer may surprise some while the bigger question relates to us all. Join us as we delve into the Bible seeking answers to questions you’re asking.

Message Slides:
Slide 1: Can you be gay and a good Christian?
Slide 2: Yes
Slide 3: Gay: Men or women with a sexual predisposition towards members of the same sex. aka same sex attraction.
Slide 4: Leviticus 18:21
Slide 5: Romans 1:26,27
Slide 6: 1 Corinthians 6:9,10
Slide 7: Our passions don’t give us permission to act on our desires.
Slide 8: Is God opposed to love?
Slide 9: Our sexuality is not our identity.
Slide 10: 2 Corinthians 5:17
Slide 11: Can there be a predisposition within me preventing me from being a “good” Christian?
Slide 12: Romans 7:18-25
Slide 13: Matthew 16:24
Slide 14: Being a “good” Christian is allowing the Holy Spirit to keep our desires in check.
Slide 15: Galatians 6:2