The Ottumwa Courier

Letters to the Editor

September 27, 2013

Comedienne's talk undermines her politics


I was recently watching the television (something that we don’t often do) when Ellen DeGeneres came on. Even when I do watch the television, I do not watch Ellen because I do not in any way support (even with TV ratings) promotion of the popularity of homosexuality. I admit that Ellen can be pretty funny; however, I cannot and will not look past her high-profile support of a “death-style” that is overtaking and destroying our nation from within. But when I heard her say, “Today we are going to talk about the birds and the bees,” I just had to momentarily tune in. I had to hear what this world-renowned professed lesbian and same-sex marriage proponent had to say on the topic of mating.

Ellen explained the mating processes of the Argentine Pond Duck, Clown Fish, Black Widow Spider, the Arganaught Octopus and several other species. She consistently used the words “male” and “female” in her presentation. Of course, her motivation for this short presentation was so she could put her own comedic spin on it. But never did I hear the reference of a male mating with another male or a female with another female. That, of course, is because it is not in God’s perfect design and is therefore a physical, biological and scientific impossibility.

I am thankful for irony. Here is a woman that lives daily by choice in the death-style of sexual perversion and immorality, and yet she delivered a spot-on presentation that effectively debunked her own personal choice for a “mate.” Thanks, Ellen, for discrediting your own stand and for confirming that, “From the beginning of the creation God made them male and female” (Mark 10:6 KJV).

Pastor Mark Tanner

New Heart Ministries International

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