Are you willing to be silenced?

Are you willing to be silenced?

In the heart of the family-loving Bible Belt there is a law being proposed that would keep Bible-believing Christians from public office and from public works. Sound alarmist or extreme? I wish it were. It's sadly and powerfully true.

The law I am talking about is not in some liberal bastion; it may go on the books in San Antonio, Texas. Extremist legal activism must be stopped. You can be sure that Eric Holder's Justice Department won't stop it. They will defend it because it is biased in favor of the LGBT (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender) community.

Here's what the June Supreme Court decisions on the Defense of Marriage Act and California's traditional marriage amendment may mean for your family:

  • The rights of traditional American families like yours may be subject to hate crime laws and discrimination fines and restrictions if you express and advocate traditional Judeo-Christian views on marriage, gender, and faith.
  • Your pastor and church may be subject to legal challenges and fines because of their biblical view of marriage and gender.
  • Your rights at work are likely to be severely curtailed by pro-LGBT rulings and government indictments.
  • Your children's rights at school will be under even more attack than before -- even though most of the restrictions placed on them are unconstitutional and therefore illegal.

At the same time, I want to encourage you: Biblical marriage is not a lost cause in America ... unless we give up and let the same-sex activists win because we failed to stand up for what is right. Marriage is still between one man and one woman in 37 states, and we are not raising a white flag to the LGBT lobby.

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