Taking biblical inspiration and authority seriously also requires humbly acknowledging a long history of Christian fights over “what the Bible says.”

If this is where you get off the bus on this journey through the LGBT issue, here are seven things you and all of us can do. 

Six options for how a church responds to the arrival of gay couples in its midst. 

How even ardent traditionalists now (sometimes) acknowledge the existence of gay Christians.

Much has changed for LGBT people in America since Anita Bryant and Jerry Falwell days — change we all can support, I hope.

Thursday, 17 July 2014 11:58

Apocalyptic sex: Lest we forget

Christian history suggests the Church just can’t resolve the flesh/spirit dilemma, past or present.

Published in Can I Get a Witness?

Historic Christian understandings of sexuality are being reevaluated due to evidence offered in the lives of those who do not fit the norm, together with associated research and mental health efforts. 

Every generation has its hot-button issue. For us, it’s the “the LGBT issue.”

Transgender persons bear God’s image, but the Bible teaches that gender identity is not fluid, according to an SBC resolution adopted Tuesday.

Published in Organizations
Wednesday, 04 June 2014 14:02

Transgender resolution proposed to SBC

Two Southern Baptist Convention leaders want the nation’s second-largest faith group to push back at attempts to “normalize” the “T” in LGBT.

Published in Social Issues
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