Exodus International to Shut Down


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...]

Entering The Promised Land – Letter from Alan Chambers for September 2012

Alan Chambers

Twenty-one years ago this month I walked into a local Exodus Member Ministry for help.   I was 19 years old and a church kid—a believer in the one, true Christ.  I was also 8 or 9 years into my struggle with same-sex attraction. SSA was, at that time, all consuming; … [Read more...]

I Shall Arise


Joe Dallas posted an article on his site yesterday focusing on shame and habitual behaviors yesterday. If you'd like to read the full article, go here. Here is an excerpt from the post. In January of 1984, I had my crises of truth. I was a Christian who’d backslidden into … [Read more...]

Marvel at the Marvelous – Letter from Alan Chambers for November 2011


Dear Friends, Recently I have been thinking a lot about how underwhelmed we all are in this day and age.  This morning we called our kids to the front of the house to show them that our elderly neighbor had carved two jack-o-lanterns, lit them and placed them in two of … [Read more...]

A Story You Don’t Hear Too Often


You may have heard stories of individuals in the gay community being harmed by those who hold to a biblical position regarding homosexuality.  I realize that in some cases, people have been harmed and that grieves me to know that those of us who are to represent Christ … [Read more...]

Good News of What God is For – Letter From Alan Chambers for September 2011

Alan Chambers

Dear Friends, For years the message of what God is FOR has been overshadowed by the Church's obsession over what God is AGAINST.  It seems that our default message in the Church is to lay out the laundry list of do's and don'ts when talking about our faith.  When asked … [Read more...]

Difficulty Can Lead to Clarity of Vision and Inspiration – Letter from Alan Chambers for September 2010


This letter from Alan Chambers appears in both our offline and online newsletters.  To receive this letter along with the full newsletter online via email or offline through the postal service please sign up here. --- Dear Friends, I often forget when seasons of … [Read more...]