Sign in or signup

5,235 active users!!Bandwidth
FRIDAY
MAY 6, 2016
Home
NewsSITE
Events & Blogs
New Audio & Video
BroadcastersNew Stuff!
Local Church Finder
Live Webcasts
Sermons by Bible
Sermons by Topic
Sermons by Speaker
Sermons by Date
Staff Picks
CommentsALL -35 min
Top Sermons
VideosPDFs
Daily Log
PhotosNew Stuff!
Stores
Online Bible
Hymnal
Daily Reading
About | $1 Signup!
Submit Sermon
Members Only

Breaking News Home | All | Religion | Society | Tech | Choice | FF | SA News
FRONT PAGE  |  5/6/2016
Choice News TUESDAY, APR 24, 2012  |  6 comments  |  1 commentary
Proposed Law Would Force Churches to Host Gay Weddings
Religious liberty groups are blasting a proposed ordinance that would force churches in Hutchinson, Kan. to rent their facilities for gay weddings and gay parties.

The Hutchinson City Council will consider adding sexual orientation and gender identity to the protected classes in the city’s human relations code. They are expected to vote on the changes next month.

According to the Hutchinson Human Relations Commission, churches that rent out their buildings to the general public would not be allowed to discriminate ‚Äúagainst a gay couple who want to rent the building for a party.‚ÄĚ

Meryl Dye, a spokesperson for the Human Relations Commission confirmed to Fox News that churches would be subjected to portions of the proposed law. ...


CLICK HERE to Read Entire Article
radio.foxnews.com

|  FOCUS  |  Audio commentaries on this news item | more..
Churches: Gay Weddings • 320+
Trevor Hammack | Victory Baptist Church
Play! | RSS

Attitude Toward Homosexuality?
  START  
  Recommended sermons | more..
•  The Bible and Homosexuality • Dr. Stephen Jones | 4/9/2007
•  God's View of Homosexuality, 1 • Pastor John MacArthur | 8/8/2010
•  Attitude Toward Homosexuality?Rev. Colin Mercer | 11/19/2012
•  The Sin of Sodom • Voddie Baucham | 1/18/2009

   03/14/15  |  Another One Bites the Dust • 2 comments
   03/11/15  |  God Doesn't Want Matt Chandler to be Your Pastor • 21 comments
   01/08/14  |  Christian Post: Warning, this article may offend many Christians • 93 comments
   01/01/14  |  Michelle Obama praises lesbian TV anchor • 17 comments
   12/29/13  |  U.S. Slams 'Conservative Gender Norms' • 377 comments
MORE RELATED ( ) NEWS | MORE..
   05/03/16  |  American Missionaries Found Brutally Murdered in Jamaica • 9 comments
   05/03/16  |  Muslim Favourite Candidate for London Mayor • 11 comments
   05/02/16  |  From cannibalism to Christianity • 3 comments
   04/30/16  |  Weather Channel Founder Slams Bill Nye: Calls him ‚Äėa pretend... • 2 comments
   04/30/16  |  Target Boycott Crosses 1 Million Signers, Stock Sinks by $1.5... • 22 comments
OTHER CHOICE NEWS | MORE..
   05/06/16  |  Feedback Friday for 05-06-16
   04/29/16  |  Feedback Friday for 04-29-16 • 1 comments
   04/22/16  |  Feedback Friday for 04-22-16 • 2 comments
   04/19/16  |  SermonAudio Tip: Making the Sermon Player Great Again! • 8 comments
   04/18/16  |  This Friday, April 22 @ 7pm Greenville, SC | The Foundations... • 2 comments
MORE SPECIAL | MORE..
   05/06/16  |  Feedback Friday for 05-06-16
   05/06/16  |  President Fox Apologizes, Invites Trump to Mexico • 1 comments
   05/06/16  |  Atheist Group: Students' Creation Museum Visit Violates... • 14 comments
   05/06/16  |  First Muslim Miss USA converts to Christianity • 10 comments
   05/06/16  |  Students at Spanish college forced to take exorcism class • 3 comments
OTHER RECENT NEWS | MORE..
COMMENTS | show all | add new  
    Sorting Order:  
· Page 1 ·  Found: 6 user comment(s)
News Item4/26/12 2:09 AM
Don Randolph | Arizona, USA  Find all comments by Don Randolph
I do understand what you are saying, but my point is that as a private business I can discriminate if I so desire. Admittedly you would invoke public scorn, but you would be well within your rights. Recent legal actions against private business owners by those claiming discrimination have been met with the constitutionality of the owner making the rules as long as no laws or individual rights are violated. I may choose not to serve you in my restaurant if you have an offensive t-shirt, yet I am not violating your rights. I choose not to rent to you because you do not share my beliefs. You certainly have the right to look elsewhere.
6

News Item4/25/12 3:02 PM
Russ | Texas  Find all comments by Russ
Don even under 501c3 churches don't have to rent to anyone. The issue here is that if they do rent for outside use then they are not going to be allowed to discriminate in who and what services they rent out for.
5

News Item4/25/12 12:43 AM
Don Randolph | Arizona, USA  Find all comments by Don Randolph
501 C 3 um, let's see. If a church removes its tax exempt status, it will no longer be required to rent to anyone. Private business is just that. If I don't want to rent my business to a same sex couple for their wedding, I don't have to. Make sense?
4

News Item4/24/12 10:32 PM
Trevor Hammack | Ovalo, Texas  Protected NameFind all comments by Trevor Hammack
What doe this have to do with 501-c3. the Law would apply to any church not just ones with a 501-c3. I listed some things churches need to do in my commentary
3

News Item4/24/12 5:44 PM
jj333  Find all comments by jj333
It is time to re-think the 501-c3
2

News Item4/24/12 2:42 PM
Jim Lincoln | Nebraska  Find all comments by Jim Lincoln
Yes, the Great Plains has gone nuts. Omaha has passed an idiot ordinance protecting immorality and Lincoln may soon do the same. I really don't see how this could be forced on a church in the U.S. ---yet.
1
There are a total of 6 user comments displayed | add new comment |Subscribe to these comments
Last PostTotal
First Muslim Miss USA converts to Christianity
unprofitable servant from tn: "normally one would rejoice that in a majority muslim..."
-47 min 10 
Atheist Group: Students' Creation Museum Visit Violates...
allie: "satan is busy and behind the rage from the 'atheists'. scripture says..."
-47 min 14 
US government: North Carolina LGBT law violates civil rights
funny: " john yurich usa the entirety of roman catholicism is not wicked and mad,..."
-1 hrs 11 


Dr. James M. Phillips
GEP #11God Ordains&Predestines

God's Eternal Purpose 2015-16
Teaching
Discover The Word With Dr Jim
Play! | MP4 | RSS

Fasting for Justice
Scott T. Brown

Samson Jebutu
The Spirit of Sorcery - Part 1

The Spirit of Sorcery
Moment of Truth Ministries
Play! | MP3

Blake McDaniel
There Was A Man Named Job

Williamsburg Baptist Church
Sunday - PM
Play! | MP3

Sponsor:
Paul Washer: "Most Useful Bible Study"

See what Paul Washer calls the most useful Bible study tool in hist¬≠­ory. Click here!
www.puritandownloads.com/pa..

Sermon:
False Security
Ken Wimer

SPONSOR | 3,600+

SPONSOR




                   
A friend is one who comes in when all the rest of the world goes out. ... The Defender

Gospel of John
Cities | Local | Personal


MOBILE
iPhone + iPad
Church App
Android
Church App
Kindle + Nook
Chromecast TV
ROKU TV
Amazon Fire TV
BlackBerry | Win
Apple Watch
Android Wear New!
Kindle Reader


HELP
Knowledgebase
Broadcasters
Listeners
Q&A
Uploading Sermons
Uploading Videos
Webcasting
Tips & Tricks
YouTube Screencasts

FOLLOW
Weekly Newsletter
Staff Picks Feed
Site Notices New!
RSS | Twitter | Facebook
SERVICES | ALL
Local Church Finder | Info
MP3 Play & Download
Mobile Apps
Podcasting
Video Support
Live Webcasting
Transcripts | PowerClips
Business Cards
SOLO | MINI Sites
Domain Redirect
Favorites | QR Codes
Online Donations
24x7 Radio Stream

INTEGRATION
Sermon Browser
HTML Codes
WordPress
Twitter
Facebook
Logos | e-Sword | BW
JSON API

BATCH
Transfer Agent
Protected Podcasts
Upload via Email
Auto-Upload Sermons
Auto-Blog Import
Picasa | FTP | Dropbox
ABOUT US
The largest and most trusted library of audio sermons from conservative churches and ministries worldwide.

Our Services | Articles of Faith
Broadcast With Us | PowerClips
Advertising | Local Ads
CONTACT
info@sermonaudio.com
Support Us | Feedback Fridays New!