Browsing All posts tagged under »Spirituality«

Adele & Peter: Queer & Christian: Conversation 7

September 6, 2011


Peter says, ‘Here, Adele shares more of her painful experiences with ex-gay ministries, how she attended Pat Robertson’s Regent University (TRULY!), and how these experiences nearly led her to suicide…’ Advertisements

The Non-Existent Case Against SSM in the Bible

May 17, 2010


The Non-Existent Case Against SSM in the Bible BY Theresa Seeber The Clobber Passages are as follows: Genesis 19:1-5 Leviticus 18:22 Leviticus 20:13 Deuteronomy 23:17 1 Corinthians 6:9-10 Romans 1:21-31 Matthew 19:11-13 is not a “clobber passage”, but is Jesus’ own words on the matter Genesis 19:1-5 In the story of Sodom and Gomorrah the […]

The New Christians

May 4, 2009


The New Christians: An Interview with Emergent Leader Tony Jones BY Candace Chellew-Hodge (This article originally appeared in Whosoever Magazine’s May/June 2008 issue available here: Jesus didn’t have a statement of faith – and neither does the emergent church movement. “Emergent aims to facilitate a conversation among persons committed to living out faithfully the […]

Changing Stories

April 27, 2009


Changing Stories BY Padraig When I was eleven years old I remember being asked a question that left me with the feeling of being trapped… damned if I did and damned if I didn’t. The trap involved linguistics… tricky linguistics to an eleven year old. “Are you a homosapien or a homosexual?” was the question. […]

The Art of Love – One Son’s Story

April 20, 2009


The Art of Love – One Son’s Story BY Nick I think I knew I was gay for sure around my junior or senior year of high school. I use the word “think” because I had doubts and I tried to tell myself something different for years.  I kept it a secret and tried to […]

From Homophobe to Straight Ally – Part 3

March 24, 2009


From Homophobe to Straight Ally – Part 3 BY Hugh Hollowell This is the third post in a four part series in which Hugh Hollowell shares his journey from homophobe to straight ally. We will publish one part of his story each week, so you may want to subscribe to our RSS feed so you […]

In Defense Of Labels

February 25, 2009


In Defense Of Labels BY Matthew B. Turner As far as coming out goes, I was sort of a late bloomer.  Growing up in Kentucky, I’d heard passing references to same-gender love but I couldn’t identify with the folks being portrayed.  I had a very utilitarian view of love and marriage–I wanted a family, and […]