Exodus International to Shut Down

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Exodus International to Shut Down Thirty-seven-year-old ministry for those with same-sex attraction marks its last national conference  Irvine, Calif. (June 19, 2013) — Exodus International, the oldest and largest Christian ministry dealing with faith and homosexuality … [Read more...]

Exodus Int’l President to the Gay Community: “We’re Sorry”

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Exodus Int’l President to the Gay Community: “We’re Sorry” Leader of 37-year old ministry admits grave errors Irvine, Calif. (June 19, 2013) — Exodus International, the oldest and largest Christian ministry dealing with faith and homosexuality, issued an apology … [Read more...]

I Am Sorry

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Three years ago, Leslie and I began a very public conversation with Our America’s Lisa Ling, from the Oprah Winfrey Network (OWN) regarding some of our deeply held beliefs about Christianity and the LGBT community.  Today, we have decided to carry this public conversation … [Read more...]

Sneak Peak: Lisa Ling Special Report – “God & Gays” with Alan Chambers – (Video)

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Tune into OWN television on June 20 at 10pm EST for Alan & Leslie Chambers interview with Lisa Ling on the Our America special "Gods & Gays." This is a new program and not a repeat of their previous shows. Check out the show intro video below: Sneak Peak: Lisa … [Read more...]

Snow Cones, Popcorn, Gay Kids… Witches …What?

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One of the things I like doing at Exodus is talking with people on the phone. Especially concerning how to interact with gay people in our families, who are our friends, and in our community. Today a church volunteer, I’ll call Sharon for the purpose of this post, called … [Read more...]

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...]

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...]

Living Our Faith, Sharing Our Lives – Letter from Alan Chambers April 2013

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Leslie and I decided many months ago we were done watching people fight on the news and got rid of cable.  Now when we sit down to watch TV we pick a feel good movie off of Netflix.  It’s glorious.  If it weren’t for the emails that came into Exodus we would have … [Read more...]

John Paulk’s Shocking Secret

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The following is cross-posted from Randy Thomas' personal blog. --- In 1995 I met a lot of people at the Exodus International Freedom conference. I met and eventually become friends with Joe Dallas, Sy Rogers, Bob Davies, Alan Chambers, Mary Heathman, Brad Sargent, and … [Read more...]

Rescued from Reorientation

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I’ve had the unique experience of spending the past 10 years heavily involved in Exodus ministries.  The early years were often difficult because I had to navigate conflicting messages, but I couldn’t be more grateful I remained in those circles.  I’m grateful … [Read more...]