Megachurch Pastor Flatly Tells His Congregation to Stand Against Gay Rights Bill

Mar 30, 2015 by

By Jessilyn Justice, Charisma News: Old Southern tradition dictates you never talk about church and politics, but this pastor is doing both at the same time. Megachurch minister John Lindell told his 9,000-plus member congregation to vote “yes” on repealing Springfield, Missouri’s, Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity law early next month. “I want to just briefly because I do think this is important for you to at least have heard from me, my concerns relative to the...

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The Bible’s Teaching on Homosexuality: Clear, Final, and Sufficient

Mar 27, 2015 by

By Rob Schwarzwalder, Christian Post: A professing Evangelical church in California has jettisoned its commitment to orthodox Christian teaching on homosexuality. City Church of San Francisco has concluded that it “will no longer discriminate based on sexual orientation and demand lifelong celibacy as a precondition for joining” its membership. Why? Because, says its pastor, counseling men and women who are attracted to the same sex to remain celibate for life causes them duress....

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Exciting new resource for SSA

Mar 25, 2015 by

Joel International: Our Mission: As a Christian community, we proactively engage and affirm men and women throughout the world who experience same-sex attraction, providing ongoing prayerful support that encourages relational healing, sexual sobriety, and spiritual growth. Our Vision: Our vision is to be an authentic Christian community that welcomes men and women from all nations and faiths who share common goals to grow in faith, hope, and love. We know from experience and proclaim without...

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Open Letter to Psychology Today: You Cannot Ignore Ex-Gays That Have Changed!

Mar 24, 2015 by

From Voice of the Voiceless: Re: Removal of Sexual Orientation Change Effort (SOCE) Therapists on Psychology TodayWebsite. Dear Mr. Colman and Mr. Thomas, I was really disappointed to read that Psychology Today has developed a policy to exclude licensed mental health practitioners to advertise in your publication if their practice involves helping people like myself who have benefitted greatly from Sexual Orientation Change Effort (SOCE) therapy. When gay activists originally demanded that you...

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Personal Journey Out of Homosexuality

Mar 20, 2015 by

From PFOX: David Pickup calls himself a poster child for the emotional and sexual abuse that leads to homosexuality. After being sexually abused at a young age by a pedophile, Pickup began experiencing same-sex attractions that lasted throughout much of his life.  He later participated in authentic Reparative Therapy that he says helped saved his life. Today, Pickup is a licensed marriage and family therapist in California with extensive expertise in Reparative Therapy. He also serves on the...

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Why San Francisco’s City Church is wrong about sex

Mar 19, 2015 by

By Robert A J Gagnon, First Things: The senior pastor and elders of San Francisco’s evangelical City Church will no longer require members to abstain from homosexual practice, so long as the homosexual activity occurs in the context of marriage. According to a letter written by senior pastor Fred Harrell on behalf of the Board of Elders, “We will no longer discriminate based on sexual orientation and demand lifelong celibacy as a precondition for joining. For all members, regardless of...

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