The Boy Scouts of America has followed through on its ban against gay Scout leaders, booting a man it says âdeliberately injectedâ his sexuality into scouting.
The Scouts on Monday removed Scoutmaster Geoff McGrath, 49, who is believed to be the first openly gay adult to be barred since last yearâs ballot in which the Scouts voted to accept openly gay youth but not gay adult leaders, according to NBC News. McGrath told local news station KING 5 News that he was being profiled by NBC News this week when the news outlet posted on its website that his membership had been ârevokedâ â information that was news to him, he said.
McGrath, an Eagle Scout who is married to his partner of 20 years, had filed an application for a new troop last year through Rainier Beach Methodist Church. He said Troop 98, in Seattleâs Rainier Beach neighborhood, was approved....
Thomas the Doubter wrote: Why would we believe you John? After all YOU are a heretic!
What makes you believe that I am a heretic when I affirm the biblical doctrine of salvation that salvation comes only through trusting in Jesus alone for salvation? And look up Methodist minister Wayne Swanson(Who was my brother's minister when my brother was a Methodist before my brother switched to a Non Denominational Church) at Arlington Methodist Church of Arlington, Minnesota and you will find out that Swanson preaches against homosexuality and preaches that salvation comes only through trusting in Jesus alone for salvation.
Christopher000 wrote: I have to read up on the Methodist church. Sounds like one to steer clear of.
Not all Methodist ministers are heretical. The Methodist minister that was my brothers minister before my brother switched to a Non Denominational Church preaches that salvation comes only through trusting in Jesus alone for salvation and is against homosexuality.