Tagged: homosexuality

Adventures in Ex-Gayland

Offering hope shouldn’t require sacrificing truth by Justin Lee Growing up in a conservative Christian home, I was confident that being gay was both a sin and a choice. I spoke out about it,...

A Difficult Curriculum

Discerning God’s voice in the midst of the struggle by Tim Otto “But the serpent said to the woman. ‘You will not die; for the God knows that when you eat of it your...

Do I Have a Story?

Can the church learn to listen to gay Christians? by Joshua Gonnerman Homosexuality has become an increasingly significant focus in the public arena, far more so than one would expect considering the small percentage...

Generous Spaciousness: Wendy Gritter

Interview by Josh MacIvor-Andersen New Direction of Canada exists to nurture “safe and spacious places for those outside the heterosexual mainstream to explore and grow in faith in Jesus Christ.” The ministry began in...

When Grace Dances

by Tim Otto I’m surprised you are reading this. When a discussion of homosexuality comes up, I find that most Christians are exhausted by it. Are there any words left that might accomplish anything?...

The Battle over Sexual Diversity

When taking sides can be the worst thing to do by Tim Stoner I’ve just returned from Oriented to Love, a dialogue convened by Evangelicals for Social Action about sexual diversity in the church. So I...

What I Learned at Oriented to Love

by Tim Timmerman In 2011 I participated in a discussion with 12 folks who approach the topic of homosexuality and our Christian faith from different perspectives. This was put together by Evangelicals for Social...

Get off the Line

by Tim Timmerman It would be thinking too small to simply say that the seven men sitting around my living room are gay. All of us love Jesus. All of us are a part...