Can You Love the Sinner and Hate the Sin?

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A pithy Christian statement creates walls with the LGBT community and loves no one.

Religious Freedoms or Bad Medicine?

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Does our right to religious freedom include the endangerment of our LGBT youth?

Why this LGBT Advocate Supports TLC’s “My Husband’s Not Gay.”

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It’s time we had an honest discussion about sexual orientation and religion.

No One Should Want to Become a Statistic

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No one should ever feel like they have to become a statistic to matter.

Gays, Parenting, and Religion, a 2014 Remix

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In case you missed it, check out some of the interesting stories worth reading, or re-reading, from 2014.

Behind the Closed Doors of Conversion Therapy

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The former leader of renowned ex-gay ministry, Love in Action, answers the question, “What were you thinking?”

I’m a Straight Woman Who Married a Gay Man (Her Side of the Story)

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When religion makes a promise reality can’t keep.

I’m a Gay Man Who Married a Straight Woman

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When religion makes a promise reality can’t keep.

Are Christians Ready to let go of the Idea of “Ex-gay”?

Are Christians Ready to let go of the Idea of “Ex-gay”?

There’s no such thing as an “ex-gay.” It’s time to put reparative therapy behind us.

This is the Lady Your Pastor Warned You About

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Straight, Evangelical Christian, Kathy Baldock, has a message for other Christians about LGBT people they need to hear.

4 Things I’d Like to Say to My Pastor

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Before you lecture me about being gay there are some things I’d like you to know.

Why are We Still Trying to “Fix” Gays?

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Decades of trying make gay men straight have proven to do to more harm than good. So why have only two states outlawed reparative therapy?

Because There is No Such Thing As a “Repaired” Gay

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Once a “repaired” gay man, and a minister preaching salvation from homosexuality, now Tim Rymel just hopes to be heard when he says you are worthy of being loved just because you are here.

Seriously, What’s Up with Texas’ Republican Party?

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“Why are you marginalizing lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender people!? Why are you marginalizing non-Christians!?”

Exodus International’s Alan Chambers: Bending History’s Arc

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This shift is both seismic and historic in the ongoing effort to bring all voices of faith into a more unified chorus, all calling for the affirmation, acceptance and unconditional love of all of God’s created.

Why Arguing the “Clobber Passages” Might Be Helpful Now

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Evidence to the contrary notwithstanding, I think there is a place for thoughtful engagement over the “clobber passages.”