Support for homosexual unions, commitment ceremonies, and marriages are coming from within the church. This should not surprise us since Paul warned the Ephesian elders nearly 2000 years ago:
“I know that after my departure savage wolves will come in among you, not sparing the flock; and from among your own selves men will arise, speaking perverse things, to draw away the disciples after them. Therefore be on the alert, remembering that night and day for a period of three years I did not cease to admonish each one with tears” (Acts 29-31).
And this was happening while many of the original apostles of Jesus were still alive.
The most notable power couple promoting homosexuality has been Tony and Peggy Campolo. Tony Campolo, a social liberal who has spoken to many conservative groups over the years, at one time said that he was opposed to homosexual relationships while his wife, Peggy, was not. They played the good cop-bad cop game for more than 20 years, and many Christians fell for their act. I never did.
“On June 8, 2015, Tony Campolo released a statement changing his position on the issue of gay relationships, and stating that he now supported full acceptance of Christian gay couples into the Church. He cited several reasons including the institution of marriage primarily being about spiritual growth instead of procreation, what he had learned through his friendships with gay Christian couples, and past examples of exclusionary church traditions…”
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