God Used a Drag Queen to Save My Life – Paying It Forward

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Today we are posting a powerful article of God's grace, mercy, and provision. In a personal blog post, cross-posted here with permission, Randy Thomas shares about a critical time in his life when all hope seemed lost and yet God's sovereign love reached in to preserve his … [Read more...]

Life’s Not Fair

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Alan and I have a 7 and an 8-year-old running around our house, so the call for “fairness” is a big deal. Phrases like, “Mom, that’s not fair! Isaac just…” or “Dad, that’s not fair! Molly didn’t …” can often be heard floating around our house.  Such … [Read more...]

Leslie Chambers Tackles Heterosexuality, Hyper-Grace, and Offers Hope

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Have you ever wondered what people think of you? As my husband is Alan Chambers, the President of Exodus International, I have. At present, he is somewhat of a conundrum for a lot of people. There seems to be some confusion about who he is, what he is saying and what he … [Read more...]

Judge Less, Pray More – Letter from Alan Chambers for November 2012

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Everyone is clamoring for the No. 1 spot in the great gay Christian debate. For some, it isn't enough that people hold to a traditional, conservative, and biblical sexual ethic; they also want to emphasize that homosexual sexual expression is more egregious than other sexual … [Read more...]

The Girl Next Door and Seizing the Now

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Her name was Amber—the precociously beautiful girl next door. Born only a few months apart, we grew up together, played together, and dreamed together. Most days I’d hop over the wooden posts and stand in her driveway. With a stick in hand I’d shout, … [Read more...]

His Kindness

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I left my wife in 1996. I was a mess of confusion and frustration and anger.  My Christianity had primarily been a force for behavior modification and for years I had fought to keep my behavior in check.  I was fearful of God’s disfavor with me and I was fearful that my … [Read more...]

Following Christ in Restoring

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Hearing countless stories, I understand why many in the gay community are upset, hurt, and frustrated by the church. Over the past 60 years or so, the gap widened and deepened between the gay community and Christ’s community. Some churches allowed the divide to grow wider, … [Read more...]

What’s Your Abomination?

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You might be a pharisee if you are puzzled by this question or immediately dismiss is it because you think you aren't guilty of committing at least one. Let me help you out by assuring you that you have indeed committed an abomination if you have ever taken a breath. No … [Read more...]