Welcoming the Stranger: An immigration conversation at Vineyard Columbus

Apr 7, 2013 Full story: Examiner.com

"The issue of comprehensive immigration reform is just about the only public policy issue on which there is great unanimity across the Christian spectrum," said Rich Nathan, senior pastor of the Vineyard Church of Columbus in 2010.

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Oliver Canterberry

New Albany, OH

#1 Apr 8, 2013
Nathan is way off base here.

There is no great support for so called immigration reform. These people are violating our laws, disrespecting our borders and bringing in diseases like bed bugs and shigellosis that are now rampant in our city endangering our children, public health and economic growth by the suppression of wages.

This statement is as ludicrous and irresponsible as welcoming your good friend - confirmed sexual predator (Steve Robbins)back in your fellowship, exposing vulnerable sheep to this wolf. Keep a close eye on Robbins and your nose out of politics.
Oliver Canterberry

New Albany, OH

#2 Apr 8, 2013
I, for one, remember Nathan's well documented bashing of nationally syndicated columnist Cal Thomas for criticism of the "faith" of serial adulterer Jonathan Edwards. Once again Nathan's opinion on a political matter was extremely warped and Edwards was exposed as a fraud, proving Cal Thomas was right in his assessment and that Nathan was wrong to vouch for Edwards.

Stay out of politics Rich!

Jonathan Edwards extramarital affair
Oliver Canterberry

New Albany, OH

#4 Apr 10, 2013
Srotaredomtihstae Spook wrote:
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I wonder where stands or bends over pn same sex marriage? I would guess on his knees and not for prayer.
Welcoming the Stranger is nothing more than liberal appeasement of law breakers based upon White Guilt Psychology that dictates that Whites always defer to non-Whites based on the sins of the antebellum South.

This will give the Democrat Party 9,000,000 and makes the liberals permanent dictators, ultimately transferring our hard gained earnings to criminals that don't respect our laws.

If you were to enter Mexico illegally you would be thrown into prison like Dog the Bounty Hunter.

Columbus, OH

#5 Apr 7, 2014
read your Bible... followers of God welcome the alien and the stranger... check out all the references at Bible Gateway!

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