9 Careers under direct and immediate threat from gay marriage laws
The American Family Association has issued an alert to Christian professionals to be aware if they are currently in one of the following career fields. The following career fields are under direct and immediate threat from homosexual marriage aka marriage perversion laws. The AFA placed 7 professions on the list, GCM Watch added an additional two. Christian professionals should be aware that homosexuals and homosexual sympathizers may report you to authorities for expressing any belief that homosexuality is sinful, unnatural or even if you refuse to provide services for events that violate your beliefs. The following represent only a few of the attacks launched against Christians faithful to the biblical standard of morality in the last year.
Photography – A Christian photographer in New Mexico was fined $6700 for politely declining to photograph a lesbian commitment ceremony. The Supreme Court allowed this fine to stand.
Baker – A Christian baker in Oregon is facing both civil and criminal penalties, including jail time, for politely declining to bake a cake for a gay wedding ceremony. Her business has closed.
Florist – Baronelle Stutzman, a Christian florist in Washington, is being sued by the state attorney general for politely declining to prepare an arrangement for a gay wedding ceremony.
Broadcasting – Craig James was fired by Fox Sports Southwest after only one day on the job for expressing his support for natural marriage while he was a candidate for the United States Senate.
Counseling – Jennifer Keeton was dismissed from the counseling program at Augusta State University for her religious reservations about the homosexual lifestyle. See also
Innkeeping – The Wildflower Inn in Vermont was fined $30,000 and forced to shut down its wedding reception business after politely declining to host a lesbian ceremony.
Teaching – Ms. Gillian John-Charles was kicked out of a doctoral program in education at Roosevelt University for expressing in class her belief that homosexuals aren’t born gay.
Military – Senior Master Sgt. Phillip Monk, evangelical Christian, found himself at odds with his Lackland Air Force Base commander after he objected to her plans to severely punish an instructor who had expressed religious objections to homosexuality.
Minister – Springfield, MA based American author, pastor, attorney, and activist became a frequent target of homosexuals who wanted him prosecuted for his view opposing homosexuality. Eventually gays found a judge sympathetic to their complaints and a lawsuit against him under the Alien Tort Claims Act was allowed to advance to trial.