, community members have selected homosexuality as a topic for to preach about this month.
Throughout May, the church let people nominate what topics they’d like to see addressed. The ideas that got the most votes will be discussed at the church’s weekly Sunday morning sessions throughout June.
"I thought it would be a great opportunity for people to voice their thoughts from within the church and from without," Pastor Jeremy Gyorke said.
In addition to the community's choice, three other topics were selected based on suggestions made by church members.
The topics set to be discussed this month are:
- June 3, Does God leave room for doubts?
- June 10, I believe in God, but why am I still depressed?
- June 17, Why are Christians so judgmental?
- June 24, God's thoughts on homosexuality?
Other topics that received fewer votes will still be discussed, but won't have an entire sermon devoted to them, Gyorke said. Some of those include motherhood, prophecy and forgiveness.
Gyorke has never shied away from controversial topics at his church, having last year gained wide media exposure
In addition to covering pornography, his church addressed a number of other “hot topics” last year, including gambling, alcoholism and homosexuality.
The church meets at 10:30 a.m. Sundays at the .