Yesterday, the Nation Board of the Boy Scouts of America (BSA) ended their ban on gay leaders.
brings up concern for churches who host BSA meetings in their
facilities. The Mormon Church voiced concern over the new policy and was
able to come to an agreement with the BSA and the new membership
the new policy, any church who hosts BSA meetings and believe marriage
is between a man and a woman will be able to choose the leaders for
their local units. They can choose leaders who share their beliefs on
marriage and can "[restrict]...positions to heterosexual men".
But does the new policy make host churches liable?
answer might be yes. Now that the Boy Scouts are taking a position
contrary to the biblical understanding of marriage and sexuality,
churches who partner with the BSA might be exposing themselves to