"It doesn't matter if a man goes with a man, that's his choice,” explained Squires. “My problem, is they're going to try and make us, who do not believe in that, have to bow down and accept them."
"We're trying to protect the church from being sued for standing what we believe,” He said.
"Who are we to say people don't need the lord?” asked Reverend Joseph Washington with Hope Church. “They need the lord just like everyone else."
“For us, being exclusive versus inclusive, based on everything I have learned, and prayed about, and studied about, is totally antithetical to the Gospel of Jesus Christ,” He said.