Several weeks ago in my town, Pastor Jon Guenther of Trinity Lutheran Church sent a letter to the editor of the local daily newspaper.
was writing on the topic of homosexuality.
argument solidly on Scripture, and noted that homosexuality is a sin, the only remedy for which being repentance - a turning away from the sin, and a sincere turning to Christ, the Savior, for salvation.
Anyone with even the slightest education in God's Word would agree with his
-Pastor Jon E. Guenther,
Trinity Lutheran Church, Marshfield.
There you have it.
I defy anyone to argue - from Scripture - against anything contained in this letter.
And I commend Pastor Guenther
for having the courage of conviction to proclaim the truth to the public - no matter how unpopular the truth may be.
received nearly 200 responses, and while a few people stuck up for him, most all the responses were negative.
Not just negative, but vicious and hateful.
Another commented: "After reading Pastor Guenther's
comments, I would like to encourage all members of Trinity Lutheran Church
in Marshfield to immediately switch to a different place of worship.