Almost Everything the Media Tells You About Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Is Wrong

Aug 22, 2016 by

by Ryan T Anderson, The Daily Signal: A major new report, published today in the journal The New Atlantis, challenges the leading narratives that the media has pushed regarding sexual orientation and gender identity. Co-authored by two of the nation’s leading scholars on mental health and sexuality, the 143-page report discusses over 200 peer-reviewed studies in the biological, psychological, and social sciences, painstakingly documenting what scientific research shows and does not show about...

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Let’s have a SCIENCE-based debate about LGBT issues

Aug 22, 2016 by

by Michael Cook, MercatorNet: If you all you know about gender and sexuality comes from reading headlines, it’s an open and shut case. “‘Gay genes’: science is on the right track, we’re born this way. Let’s deal with it.” “Science Just Proved That Being Transgender Is Not a Phase”. “The DNA test ‘that reveals if you’re gay’” “Check the science: being trans is not a ‘choice’”. “Transgender Identity Is Not a Mental Health Disorder, Study Finds.”...

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LGB adults experience higher rates of distress, impaired physical health than heterosexuals

Aug 20, 2016 by

from News Medical: In one of the largest, most representative health surveys conducted to date, lesbian, gay and bisexual adults reported substantially higher rates of severe psychological distress, heavy drinking and smoking, and impaired physical health than did heterosexuals. The National Health Interview Survey, one of the nation’s leading health surveys, collected responses from approximately 68,000 adults. The results were reported today in the journal JAMA Internal Medicine by...

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Human Identity in Crisis

Aug 20, 2016 by

by Dr Peter Jones, Truth Xchange: A few weeks ago Rush Limbaugh announced that the fastest growing crime in the West is identity theft. It is true that we hear a lot about illegal hacking in the news cycle, as individuals, businesses and even nations have their deepest secrets exposed. But the real crime is the theft of the source of human dignity, namely, the Creator. The removal of God from cultural consciousness, eliminates the true source of human identity. According to a recent study, 91%...

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I am Not Homosexual … or Heterosexual, Bisexual or Any-Other-Kind-Of-Sexual

Aug 17, 2016 by

by Matt Moore, Christian Post: I’m often asked why I don’t use the terms “gay” or “homosexual” to describe myself — or even “bisexual” now that I’ve begun to dip my toes in the “heterosexual” dating world. If throwing quotations around these terms doesn’t insinuate strongly enough my distaste for them, let me say it plainly: I am not a fan of the prevalent language used in our society to think and talk about human...

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Evangelicals form new group within United Methodist Church over homosexuality

Aug 12, 2016 by

by Andy Walton, Christian Today: A new evangelical grouping is set to form within the United Methodist Church. The group – the Wesleyan Covenant Association – is being formed in response to the ongoing debate within the denomination about sexuality. The UMC is one of the biggest mainline denominations in America, with around 7 million members, and 4 million more worldwide. A special commission of the UMC is working on the issue of homosexuality at the moment. It is expected to report back soon...

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