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Short Discussions / First 30 Minutes
David Bowie has died of cancer at the age of 69. There was a time when he was roundly castigated in some Christian circles for being gay (and then bisexual), for wearing a dress and for anarchic music, which was nonetheless inspirational for a generation or two of young people and a lot of musicians who cite him as an influence. Is it possible for Christians to celebrate his life now?
Not too far from that topic is:-
Of course, here, marriage is no longer between a man and a woman – the statement has shifted between the body of the article and the title from “should be” to “is”…
In Depth / Second 30 Minutes
Dealing with problems on “our team” be it a political party, Christians in history (e.g., Inquisition), etc. There is a tendency to either defend them regardless or immediately cast them out (i.e, the Inquisition was done by people who were not really Christians.) But actually accepting and dealing with them is much harder. As I’m somewhat disillusioned with what has traditionally been “my team” from around 1968 until I gave up politics in 2005…