Exodus Vice President Randy Thomas wrote an article titled “Grace and Gay Men” that recently appeared in the Focus on the Family webzine Boundless. While doing my best to read it with an unbiased eye, I’ll admit that Randy’s erratic blogging and commenting behavior make that difficult. For whatever reason, the man wipes out his […]
Details magazine published an blog piece titled “Would You Really Be Okay with a Gay Kid?” and Albert Mohler posts a response that misses the point and is a glaring example of how many fundamentalists twist meanings to support anti-gay rhetoric. The Portland Mercury reviews a Christian children’s book titled “Does God Love Michael’s Two […]
Peterson Toscano posted a beautifully written narrative yesterday. He describes the almost prison-like atmosphere of the Love in Action program where physical and spiritual sustenance were strictly regulated. The staff demanded all participants to attend Central Church, an Evangelical mega church with its own fitness center and congressman. No matter if you were Catholic, Adventist […]
Media follow-ups to the three-day Exodus Freedom Conference held in Fresno, CA last week. KMPH Fox26 quotes Randy Thomas who seems to be taking a more nuanced approach to past statements about changing from gay to straight. This video version at ABC30 depicts Alan Chambers talking about help and serving a big god – again, […]
April is chock full of teachable moments lest any teacher’s plan book go empty. We have Keep America Beautiful Month, National Poetry Month, and National Frog Month. April birthdays include Leonardo DaVinci, William Shakespeare, and Daffy Duck. Now, Dr. Warren Throckmorton, professor of psychology at Grove City College, and author of the Sexual Identity Therapy […]
Virginia writer details Pat Robertson’s “4 Aces” of Christian fundamentalism in this expose’. No homosexuals in Iran. Wayne Besen holds his ground with O’Reilly. Mormon leaders to meet with gay group. (BTB)
Evangelical group seeks to move away from anti-gay political stance and focus on social justice issues. Mike Haley receives a mixed reception at Hastings College. AFA goes after General Motors after declaring “victory” over Ford. Sally Kern cites Paul Cameron and Exodus affiliated ministry director attends a “Sally Rally” in OKC. Happy 1st Birthday to […]
Exodus President Alan Chambers interviewed by New Man eMagazine. Glen T. Stanton of Focus on the Family responds to Dr. Chapman’s critique at Box Turtle Bulletin. Humorous editorial in the Montgomery County Sentinal about an ex-gay pamphlet. OKC’s Cathedral of Hope pastor, Dr. Scott Jones, debates Sally Kern on local television. Cuba considers same sex […]
Chasing the Devil: Inside the Ex-Gay Movement to debut at the Birmingham SHOUT Film Festival. Openly gay Anglican Bishop Gene Robinson not invited to Lambeth conference; plans a GLBT-supportive event, same Lambeth place, same Lambeth time. Box Turtle Bulletin continues its coverage of the Glenn Stanton controversy with an excellent article by Patrick Chapman. CitizenLink […]
The recent hateful rant by Representative Sally Kern hit home with me, not because of the more widespread comparison she made between gay folks and terrorists, disgusting as it is, but because of her continued rant about the public schools “indoctrinating” children as young as two years old with “the homosexual lifestyle is an acceptable […]
- The Fighting Words of Michael Brown January 24, 2008
- Psychiatrists Warn Church of England to Reject Reparative Therapy November 22, 2007
- Wendy Gritter of Exodus Member Ministry New Direction February 25, 2008
- Ex-Gay Therapist James Phelan Removed From Exodus Referral List November 13, 2007
- Exodus International Lays off Staff, Cuts Benefits August 23, 2010
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