Sign in or signup

4,592 active users!!Bandwidth
TUESDAY
JUL 26, 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 PicksNew Stuff!
CommentsALL -42 min
Top Sermons
VideosPDFs
Daily Log
PhotosNew Stuff!
Stores
Online Bible
Hymnal
Daily Reading
Our Services
Submit Sermon
Members Only

Breaking News Home | All | Religion | Society | Tech | Choice | FF | SA News
FRONT PAGE  |  7/26/2016
FRIDAY, DEC 20, 2013  |  2 comments
Minister defrocked by United Methodist Church over same-sex marriage but will appeal

The Rev. Frank Schaefer was defrocked Thursday for refusing to abide by the United Methodist Church's policies on homosexuality, writing another chapter in a case that stirred a wider call for social change when he was put on trial for officiating his son's gay wedding.

Schaefer, of Lebanon, Pa., had hoped the church's Board of Ordained Ministers would allow him to keep his credentials, effectively letting him stand as a voice for gay rights in a church deeply divided over its ban on same-sex weddings and gay clergy. Instead, that group met for just 15 minutes at the Norristown offices of the church's eastern Pennsylvania conference before making its decision.

"I said to myself, 'I just cannot see them take my credentials.' I mean, what I did was an act of love for my son," Schaefer said Thursday at a news conference at the First United Methodist Church of Germantown. ...


CLICK HERE to Read Entire Article
www.philly.com

  START  
  Recommended sermons | more..
•  Radio Debate: Child Discipline • Rev. Ivan Foster | 12/3/2000
•  Disciplining Our Children • Dr. Joel Beeke | 4/13/2008

   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..
   07/23/16  |  Charlotte loses NBA All-Star game over ‘bathroom bill’ • 36 comments
   07/22/16  |  'Allahu Akbar' gunman slaughters children in Munich • 9 comments
   07/21/16  |  California: 1st State To Teach LGBT Curriculum — to Second... • 9 comments
   07/18/16  |  Baton Rouge cop-killer in Nation of Islam • 12 comments
   07/16/16  |  French lawmakers told Bataclan terrorists tortured, disemboweled... • 16 comments
OTHER CHOICE NEWS | MORE..
   07/15/16  |  Feedback Friday for 07-15-16 • 1 comments
   07/15/16  |  Feedback Friday for 07-22-16 • 1 comments
   07/08/16  |  Feedback Friday for 07-08-16
   07/05/16  |  SermonAudio Tip: Say Hello to the SermonAudio App for the Apple... • 2 comments
   07/01/16  |  Feedback Friday for 07-01-16 • 2 comments
MORE SPECIAL | MORE..
COMMENTS | show all | add new  
    Sorting Order:  
· Page 1 ·  Found: 2 user comment(s)
News Item12/22/13 2:11 PM
GsTexas | Texas  Find all comments by GsTexas
"I said to myself, 'I just cannot see them take my credentials.' I mean, what I did was an act of love for my son,"

No, what you did Mr.Schaefer was out of contempt for Gods word.

2

News Item12/20/13 2:30 PM
Jim Lincoln | Nebraska  Find all comments by Jim Lincoln
Ah, at least one ex-Methodist should make a comment on this article! Now of course most here know that the United Methodists at the End of the Mainline are getting further and further away from Christianity. The prominent role of a woman bishop, Women Preachers is just one indicator of that.

The false minister's so called feeling and acceptance of his children's heinous sins (no doubt nurtured in his home?) is condemning his children to hell, when not pointing out The Bible Says Homosexuality is Sin, but most assuredly one that keeps you out of heaven.

1 Corinthians 6
9 Or do you not know that the unrighteous shall not inherit the kingdom of God? Do not be deceived; neither fornicators, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor effeminate, nor homosexuals,
10 nor thieves, nor the covetous, nor drunkards, nor revilers, nor swindlers, shall inherit the kingdom of God.---NASB

This Methodist family has to renounced their sins and accept what the Bible says. Something the UMC also has to do.

1
There are a total of 2 user comments displayed | add new comment |Subscribe to these comments
Last PostTotal
Debbie's done: Wasserman quits as head of Democratic Party
william s. sutherland from houston, texas: "so lying hillary clinton violates..."
-38 min 
PCUSA's Eighth-Largest Member Church Votes to Leave and Join...
gsmontana: "the winters here can be pretty brutal"
-38 min 53 
Experimental treatments seek to stem rising tide of food...
ignominious emirakan from ablutions: " pennelope 'experimental' -- isn't that the..."
-3 hrs 


Jeff Lyle
The Desire & Destiny of Satan

Kingdom: Callings, Commitments
Sunday Service
Transforming Truth & Meadow
Play! | MP3 | RSS


Hourly: Answers Academy: Big Bang
Jason Lisle
Answers in Genesis...
Staff Picks..

Event: Jul 27-28, 2016
Corectly Crossing The Textual Divide

38th Annuel Dean Burgon Conference
Conference
  LIVE Webcast Event!  

Sermon:
What If...?
Evangelist Gary Shock

SPONSOR | 4,900+

SPONSOR




                   
Everyone who is a man of God has omnipotence as his guardian. ... C. H. Spurgeon

Gospel of John
Cities | Local | Personal


MOBILE
iPhone + iPad
Church App
Android New!
Church App
Kindle + Nook
Chromecast TV
Apple TV New!
ROKU TV
Amazon Fire TV
Apple Watch
Android Wear
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
RSS | Twitter | Facebook
SERVICES | ALL
Local Church Finder | Info
MP3 Play & Download
Mobile Apps
Podcasting
Video Support
Live Webcasting
Transcription
PowerClips New!
Business Cards
SOLO | MINI | Domain
Favorites | QR Codes
Online Donations
24x7 Radio Stream
INTEGRATION
Sermon Browser
HTML Codes
WordPress
Twitter
Facebook
Logos | e-Sword | BW
JSON API New!

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
Advertising | Local Ads
CONTACT
info@sermonaudio.com
Support Us | Feedback Fridays New!