There is an unfortunately tense debate in America on homosexuality and, thanks to the rise of politically correct intolerance in the public square, it is increasingly difficult to move the discussion in constructive directions.
Congress is one of the major focuses in the debate and congressional staff on every side of the issues are called upon every day by their bosses to make tough and significant decisions and recommendations about legislation, regulation and positioning. Careers can rise and fall on those decisions and recommendations.
Christians who work on the Hill are right in the middle of the debate, and yet there is often a reluctance to engage in the discussion with colleagues for fear of being branded in some negative way.
Christian apologist Dr. Frank Turek of cross-examined.org and “I Don’t Have Enough Faith To Be An Atheist” fame recently encountered a young woman asking key questions about where God is on these matters.
His responses provide a case-study in how to answer such queries sensitively, respectfully and, most importantly, scripturally: