In old movies the coward of the movie was often called "Yellow" or "Yella" (for those of us in the south). We often understood it to be someone who would not stand up for they believed in.
Well, this story is about a group of "Yella" people.
A Christian organization that provides motivational speakers to high schools
has apologized to a school after one speaker made comments that could have been
interpreted as opposing abortion and support heterosexual relationships....
"The issue … was that the speaker indicated a pro-life stance when it came to
the abortion issue, and when it came to homosexuality and/or the gay issue, she
could have been interpreted as an anti-gay stance," Bob Poe......
"We have never taken speakers into the school system to deal with those
issues," he told WND. "I think we would rather that the speakers we bring to
schools not deal with topics that are controversial, that the school desires to
remain neutral about, although as YFC, an organization, we are pro-life and
Well, this group's name is Youth for Christ. I think they had better change their name because the name of Christ can be very controversial.
My question is "Must we always cower in fear if we offend them with our convictions or salvation?"
Are there any Christians out there that are not scared to stand up for what they believe in and will not cave in to public pressure?
Are you Yella?