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Same-Sex Marriage: Why Christians Need to Think Again

President Obama told ABC News yesterday that he supports same-sex marriage, saying that he believes same-sex couples should be able to marry.  Needless to say, Obama’s support for gay marriage is being met with a mixed reaction around the world. … Continue reading

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Exodus Cancels Next ‘Love Won Out’ Conference Due to Lack of Interest

In conjunction with the growing awareness that ex-gay therapy does not work and that the traditional interpretations of the few passages of Scripture that generally get appealed to in the debate over homosexuality do not hold up to scrutiny when examined … Continue reading

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Genesis 1: Turning the Creation Story into an Anti-Gay Treatise

“Alex, all arguments about context and culture in the Bible aside, where the rubber meets the road is here: Genesis!  It is as plain as the nose on your face that God made man and woman for each other… exclusively.”   … Continue reading

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Genesis 19: What the Bible Really Says Were the Sins of Sodom

Everyone is familiar with the story of Sodom and Gomorrah.  At least many people think they are.  The point of the story is to condemn homosexuals and homosexual behavior, right?  Wrong.   And contrary to the belief of some, it’s not … Continue reading

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The Top Regret of the Dying

There’s an article circulating on Facebook titled “The Top Regrets of the Dying,” written by a nurse named Bronnie Ware, who for many years worked in palliative care.  Ware writes about her experiences working with people in the last three … Continue reading

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Are The Biblical Texts Reliable?

Someone asked: Alex, you seem like a reasonably intelligent person.  How can you believe that the Bible, written by men, is “the word of God” and that after thousands of years of copying we could still have an accurate translation of it today? … Continue reading

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How Does That Make You Feel?

Someone asked: Alex, on your blog you identify yourself as a gay believer in Christ.  When people use words like “unnatural”, “perverse”, “abominable”, “destructive”,  “deceptive” and “vile” to describe homosexuality, how does that make you feel?   Your thoughts would be … Continue reading

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