Posted: Dec 04, 2019 2:28 PM
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According to the Bible, God allows sexual activity only between a man and a woman who are married. All other sexual conduct is forbidden.
Sinful sexual activity can be forgiven, to be sure, and the Christian is called to overcome the impulses that lead to sexual sin. This has been the teaching of the Christian church since its inception 2,000 years ago.
With regards to homosexual activity, I encourage you to read the following texts:
Romans Chapter 1 calls homosexuality unnatural and homosexual acts “shameful.” 1 Corinthians 6:9-10 says “men who practice homosexuality” will not inherit the kingdom of God. 1 Timothy 1:9-10 condemns “men who practice homosexuality.”
In the last two passages, all sexual immorality is cited as sin, not just homosexuality. Read through the Bible and it’s clear that every single one of us is guilty of something that makes us unacceptable to God unless we seek forgiveness of our sin through Jesus Christ.
In the past three decades, LGBTQ activists have demanded the embrace of