How even ardent traditionalists now (sometimes) acknowledge the existence of gay Christians.

Much has changed for LGBT people in America since Anita Bryant and Jerry Falwell days — change we all can support, I hope.

Thursday, 17 July 2014 15:58

Apocalyptic sex: Lest we forget

Christian history suggests the Church just can’t resolve the flesh/spirit dilemma, past or present.

Published in Can I Get a Witness?

Historic Christian understandings of sexuality are being reevaluated due to evidence offered in the lives of those who do not fit the norm, together with associated research and mental health efforts. 

Every generation has its hot-button issue. For us, it’s the “the LGBT issue.”

Transgender persons bear God’s image, but the Bible teaches that gender identity is not fluid, according to an SBC resolution adopted Tuesday.

Published in Organizations
Wednesday, 04 June 2014 18:02

Transgender resolution proposed to SBC

Two Southern Baptist Convention leaders want the nation’s second-largest faith group to push back at attempts to “normalize” the “T” in LGBT.

Published in Social Issues
Friday, 24 January 2014 20:06

Accused Baptist camp chaperone indicted

Clyde Wesley Way, arrested last year on charges of taking indecent liberties with four boys at a Baptist summer camp, has been indicted on multiple felony charges by a grand jury in North Carolina.

Published in Social Issues
Friday, 03 January 2014 17:05

Rethinking the sacredness of marriage

It is not unusual for a celebrity’s short-term “hook up” to be considered a marriage, while a 35-year committed relationship between two persons of the same gender is not.

Published in Commentaries
Friday, 27 September 2013 17:28

Worn-out strategies in sexuality debate

The following is an excerpt from the newly released book, Queer Lessons for Churches on the Straight and Narrow: What All Christians Can Learn from LGBTQ Lives by Cody J. Sanders and published by Faithlab in Macon, Ga.

Published in Commentaries
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