Homosexuality, is it wrong?

Homosexuality. This is one of those issues that frustrates me, I must admit. I’ll be up front here and say, “I think it is wrong.” There is no question about it in my opinion. I am troubled every time a hear something in the news about gay marriage and gay rights. Gay rights? The last time I checked, gays have the same rights everyone else does. Why are we presented with the notion that gays are without their rights? Gays are free to live the lifestyle they wish. Furthermore, this lifestyle is a behavior that should never be equated to someone’s ethnicity. The color of one’s skin is in no way comparable to how someone chooses to behave.
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Who do Christians pray to?

…”can’t pray to Jesus…”, part of a statement made by Rev. Graham, as posted in an article in Newsmax.com (http://www.newsmax.com/InsideCover/Franklin-Graham-Jesus-Christ/2011/01/20/id/383454?s=al&promo_code=B836-1). When I read his statement “..can’t pray to Jesus..”, I started thinking. “Wait a minute…” I thought. “Pray to Jesus?” Well, if you’re a Christian, perhaps this may seem like a dumb question, but it’s not a dumb question at all. What does it mean to be a Christian? I don’t intend to get into an all encompassing discussion on Christianity here, but I do want to say something about prayer. I say, we should not pray to Jesus Christ. Of course, we as Christians are followers of Christ, so allow me to elaborate on what I mean. First though, I should point out that my comments here have nothing to do with my reference to Mr. Graham. Rather, what I read got me thinking on the matter.
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What Church is the right church?

“Why are there so many different churches?”…one may ask. Have you ever heard someone ask, “What religion are you?” or “What denomination are you?” Well, in all honesty, questions like these, though they may be sincere, bother me to some degree. Perhaps there are many reasons why people choose certain denominations (I am sticking with the concept of Christianity here) and,  perhaps, many different reasons people decide to go to church. I cannot say what these reasons are, necessarily, but here I wish to challenge you on your view of Church.  Of course, I am taking a view that sees Christianity as the truth, which I do believe, and for good reason.
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