This Easter week has seemed exceptionally busy with all the usual activity, plus the Supreme Court’s hearing arguments in the two gay marriage cases. The quote and video clip below sum up the attitudes I’m hoping to maintain:

From Rick Warren – “Our culture has accepted two huge lies. The first is that if you disagree with someone’s lifestyle, you must fear or hate them. The second is that to love someone means you agree with everything they believe or do. Both are nonsense. You don’t have to compromise convictions to be compassionate.”

And here’s Paul, a good friend who attends our LifeGuard Ministries weekly gatherings when his work schedule allows: