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Is it possible to maintain a decent relationship with Christ with any sort of sin in the way? Watch porn all the time? No. Compulsive liar? Nuh-uh. Cheatin' on your s/o? Stealing things? Worrying? Being a gossip?  From personal experience, I say no.  These things even though they are more "accepted" amongst the denominations can be just as problematic and destructive to your relationship with God.

While I do think homosexual believers exist and are totally valid in their walk with Christ, what it boils down to is, how are they living their life? Are they living in a worldly fashion or trying to be Christlike? Is this a temptation, a weak spot of theirs or is it how they live?  Even Jesus himself was tempted by worldly things, lust for power being the main one I can think of right now. 

I mean, I guess it's POSSIBLE to be an unrepentant homosexual believer, but given all the verses about how sin drains you and dissolves your relationship with God(Rom 8:9-16), how you will be rejected by God for being "lukewarm"(Rev 3:15)... would anyone really want to stay in that boat? 

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I went ahead and moved this to the "ask a Christian" forum. :) I don't have anything additional to add, I think Boogles makes many excellent points!

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it is not who you are, but how you live your life. Is the life you are living pleasing to the Lord (1 Thessalonian 4), and in verses 3-6, it is clearly stated... 

3 God wants you to be holy and to stay away from sexual sins.

4 He wants each of you to learn to control your own body[a] in a way that is holy and honorable.

5 Don’t use your body for sexual sin like the people who do not know God.



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