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While Linda and I were away the last couple of weeks (part work and part rest), y’all have let North Carolina get into a hot mess. It started back in February when Charlotte passed a law saying transgender people can use the bathroom of their choice. The North Carolina legislature passed a law saying Charlotte can’t pass that law. Now we have boycotts and protests and it doesn’t seem to be going away anytime soon.
I’ll give you my political opinion, whether you want it or not. In my view, the original Charlotte ordinance was an overreach. The legislature’s response was an overreaction. The protests and boycotts since were an overstretch. I wish we could all go back for an overdo (a do-over). You may or may not agree with my political response. You might guess, however, that I’m not as interested in the political response as I am in the Gospel response. What is the biblical way to think about and respond to this conflict? Read more »