What’s Going on In ELCA Churches?
It doesn't take much effort to find heretical and controversial things happening in ELCA churches. So let me show you just a few things I've found.
Would you like to be part of the “Feminine Sacred Circle” at St. Matthew's Lutheran Church in North Hollywood, CA? Here's what that's about:
Or you could be part of a Queer Virtue lecture taking place at ELCA pastor Clint Schnekloth's Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Fayetteville, Arkansas.
On the “Queer Virtue” book website it tells us “Authentic Christianity is and must be queer.” And one of the book reviews on the website is by Emily M.D. Scott, an ELCA pastor, who was a main speaker at the 2015 ELCA National Youth Gathering. She writes:
“A breath of fresh, queer, air…With vivacious smarts and a wicked sense of humor, Edman compels her readers to fully embrace our gloriously multifaceted God-given identities. If you’ve wondered if you can be fully queer and fully Christian, the answer is a resounding “yes,” and Edman will show you the way.'
—Emily M.D. Scott, Pastor, St. Lydia's -- A Dinner Church, Brooklyn, NY”
Redeemer Lutheran Church in Minneapolis, MN devotes a page on their website to Black Lives Matter.
And of course you have ELCA churches trumpeting their encouragement of sin.
Augustana Lutheran Church, Omaha, NE
St. Matthew's Lutheran Church in North Hollywood, CA, the church that has the “Feminine Sacred Circle,” also has a vast LGBTQ Ministry (see here)
Dave from Minnesota
2/18/2017 03:51:19 pm
Several Minneapolis-St Paul ELCA churches have rainbow flags outside and signs saying how welcoming they are to all. But these signs tell me they want hard-left liberals to come to their churches, but repel traditional Christians like me. As your post above shows, the point of no-return is long past and those attending ELCA will keep pushing that church farther and farther liberal.
2/19/2017 07:29:06 am
"If you’ve wondered if you can be fully queer and fully Christian, the answer is a resounding 'yes,' . . ."
2/22/2017 12:02:07 pm
Would support for "Black Lives Matter" include concern for all the Black lives that are aborted every year?
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