Dr. Robert Jeffress is the pastor of the historic First Bapitst Church of Dallas. He has made the news this week for beginning a sermon series called “Politically Incorrect.” At least the first two sermons will touch on the issue of homosexuality. Last Sunday, Dr. Jeffress corrected some commonly promoted myths that undermine Scripture’s teaching about the subject. Here’s the outline. About 100 protestors gathered outside the building during the three worship services. You can read the report here.
Thank God for the leadership and courage of a local prominent minister in this time when such a controversial topic would be easier to ignore. He provides an example of how believers will begin having to count the cost of faithfulness to Christ in the very forseeable future.