The Cost of of Following Jesus for Same Sex Attracted Christians

This summer while sharing the gospel on the beach with my friend Mara, we had an amazing conversation with a guy named Danny (I think that was his name) who identifies as gay. On our way back from the beach, discussing the conversation we had, I remember talking about our mutual desire for marriage (not… Read More The Cost of of Following Jesus for Same Sex Attracted Christians

Conversations with a street preacher and an LGBT activist 

My summer in Chicago with Cru has provided me many opportunities to have really cool conversations with people. At Ghirardelli where I work I have been able to talk with people from Albania, Macedonia, Turkey, Russia, and a half Eritrean, half Somalian girl born in Russia. I have a couple new Brazilian friends and have… Read More Conversations with a street preacher and an LGBT activist 

No Room for Homophobia in the Church

I wrote most of this a while ago, but after having an opportunity to have a meaningful conversation about homosexuality this week, I decided to finish it.  I believe same-sex relations are sinful. Period.  I have heard various revisionist theologies and have found them to be unconvincing.   But, I am afraid many in the American church have taken… Read More No Room for Homophobia in the Church