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Love Into Light

By Peter Hubbard

Homosexuality is one of the most controversial moral issues of our day. Headlines teem with stories of athletes “coming out,” politicians changing positions, and courts handing down same-sex marriage rulings. Sadly the church has often been afraid to talk about […]

Do Ask, Do Tell, Let’s Talk

By Brad Hambrick

Conversations among friends accomplish more than debates between opponents… Conversations on controversial issues do not to go well when the dialogue happens community-to-community or figurehead-to-figurehead. Whether it’s race, religion, or politics, groups don’t talk well with groups. Too much is […]

Transforming Homosexuality

By Denny Burk

Faithful Christians today agree that the Bible forbids homosexual behavior. But when it comes to underlying desires, the jury is out. Some Christians view homosexual desire as morally neutral, while others believe it calls for repentance and gospel renewal. Is […]

Out of a Far Country

By Christopher Yuan

Christopher Yuan, the son of Chinese immigrants, discovered at an early age that he was different. He was attracted to other boys. As he grew into adulthood, his mother, Angela, hoped to control the situation. Instead, she found that her […]

Gay Girl, Good God

By Jackie Hill Perry

“I used to be a lesbian.” In Gay Girl, Good God, author Jackie Hill Perry shares her own story, offering practical tools that helped her in the process of finding wholeness. Jackie grew up fatherless and experienced gender confusion. She […]

Washed and Waiting

By Wesley Hill

Is there a place for celibate, gay Christians in the church? * How do the gospel, holiness, and indwelling sin play out in the life of a Christian experiencing same-sex attraction? And how do brothers and sisters in Christ show […]

The Secret Thoughts of an Unlikely Convert

By Rosaria Butterfield

Rosaria, by the standards of many, was living a very good life. She had a tenured position at a large university in a field for which she cared deeply. She owned two homes with her partner, in which they provided […]

Openness Unhindered

By Rosaria Butterfield

Before you can resolve the issues of our day, you must be able to clarify them. Terms like same-sex marriage, sexual orientation, gender identity, and gay Christian are part of the discourse of daily life; yet enormous controversy surrounds them. […]

Sex in a Broken World

By Paul Tripp

Sexuality is a fundamental part of what it means to be human―part of God’s beautiful design when he created all things. And yet, sex in our world today looks nothing like the way that God intended it to be. Sexual […]

Pamphlets

Can You Change If You’re Gay?

By Dave White

There are many voices weighing in on the question of whether you can change your sexual orientation. Yes, no, maybe soit can be confusing and disorienting to sort through the mess. You want to follow God, but what does that […]

Homosexuality: Speaking the Truth in Love

By Edward Welch

“Homosexuality is the hot issue of the day,” says Edward T. Welch in this booklet. “Even more than abortion, it will confront the church throughout this generation, forcing us to listen, study, and respond wisely.” How can we answer claims that […]

Helping Students with Same-Sex Attraction

By Cooper Pinson

A student sits in your office and shares about his or her struggles with same-sex attraction. Or perhaps it’s your child asking you for help. What can you say or do that will bring the gospel into this struggle? Cooper […]

What to Do When Your Child Says, “I’m Gay”

By Tim Geiger

Four little words that will rock any parent s world: I think I m gay. If your child said this, you are probably experiencing a combination of shock, denial, anger, confusion, and uncertainty. Despite your shock you still want to […]

Explaining LGBTQ+ Identity to Your Child

By Tim Geiger

LGBTQ+ identities and their widespread acceptance have produced a host of questions and quandaries for Christian families. How do you help your child navigate a world where their classmate may be transgender and their neighbors a gay couple? How do […]

Your Gay Child Says “I Do”

By Nicholas Black

We’re getting married! You expected to hear these words from your child, but you never dreamed you would be asked to bless a same-sex union. How should you respond when your gay child says, “”I do””? Your Gay Child Says […]

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Audio Messages

Love Into Light

By Peter Hubbard

Homosexuality is one of the most controversial moral issues of our day. Headlines teem with stories of athletes “coming out,” politicians changing positions, and courts handing down same-sex marriage rulings. Sadly the church has often been afraid to talk about […]

Do Ask, Do Tell, Let’s Talk

By Brad Hambrick

Conversations among friends accomplish more than debates between opponents… Conversations on controversial issues do not to go well when the dialogue happens community-to-community or figurehead-to-figurehead. Whether it’s race, religion, or politics, groups don’t talk well with groups. Too much is […]

Transforming Homosexuality

By Denny Burk

Faithful Christians today agree that the Bible forbids homosexual behavior. But when it comes to underlying desires, the jury is out. Some Christians view homosexual desire as morally neutral, while others believe it calls for repentance and gospel renewal. Is […]

Out of a Far Country

By Christopher Yuan

Christopher Yuan, the son of Chinese immigrants, discovered at an early age that he was different. He was attracted to other boys. As he grew into adulthood, his mother, Angela, hoped to control the situation. Instead, she found that her […]

Gay Girl, Good God

By Jackie Hill Perry

“I used to be a lesbian.” In Gay Girl, Good God, author Jackie Hill Perry shares her own story, offering practical tools that helped her in the process of finding wholeness. Jackie grew up fatherless and experienced gender confusion. She […]

Washed and Waiting

By Wesley Hill

Is there a place for celibate, gay Christians in the church? * How do the gospel, holiness, and indwelling sin play out in the life of a Christian experiencing same-sex attraction? And how do brothers and sisters in Christ show […]

The Secret Thoughts of an Unlikely Convert

By Rosaria Butterfield

Rosaria, by the standards of many, was living a very good life. She had a tenured position at a large university in a field for which she cared deeply. She owned two homes with her partner, in which they provided […]

Openness Unhindered

By Rosaria Butterfield

Before you can resolve the issues of our day, you must be able to clarify them. Terms like same-sex marriage, sexual orientation, gender identity, and gay Christian are part of the discourse of daily life; yet enormous controversy surrounds them. […]

Sex in a Broken World

By Paul Tripp

Sexuality is a fundamental part of what it means to be human―part of God’s beautiful design when he created all things. And yet, sex in our world today looks nothing like the way that God intended it to be. Sexual […]

Podcasts

Love Into Light

By Peter Hubbard

Homosexuality is one of the most controversial moral issues of our day. Headlines teem with stories of athletes “coming out,” politicians changing positions, and courts handing down same-sex marriage rulings. Sadly the church has often been afraid to talk about […]

Do Ask, Do Tell, Let’s Talk

By Brad Hambrick

Conversations among friends accomplish more than debates between opponents… Conversations on controversial issues do not to go well when the dialogue happens community-to-community or figurehead-to-figurehead. Whether it’s race, religion, or politics, groups don’t talk well with groups. Too much is […]

Transforming Homosexuality

By Denny Burk

Faithful Christians today agree that the Bible forbids homosexual behavior. But when it comes to underlying desires, the jury is out. Some Christians view homosexual desire as morally neutral, while others believe it calls for repentance and gospel renewal. Is […]

Out of a Far Country

By Christopher Yuan

Christopher Yuan, the son of Chinese immigrants, discovered at an early age that he was different. He was attracted to other boys. As he grew into adulthood, his mother, Angela, hoped to control the situation. Instead, she found that her […]

Gay Girl, Good God

By Jackie Hill Perry

“I used to be a lesbian.” In Gay Girl, Good God, author Jackie Hill Perry shares her own story, offering practical tools that helped her in the process of finding wholeness. Jackie grew up fatherless and experienced gender confusion. She […]

Washed and Waiting

By Wesley Hill

Is there a place for celibate, gay Christians in the church? * How do the gospel, holiness, and indwelling sin play out in the life of a Christian experiencing same-sex attraction? And how do brothers and sisters in Christ show […]

The Secret Thoughts of an Unlikely Convert

By Rosaria Butterfield

Rosaria, by the standards of many, was living a very good life. She had a tenured position at a large university in a field for which she cared deeply. She owned two homes with her partner, in which they provided […]

Openness Unhindered

By Rosaria Butterfield

Before you can resolve the issues of our day, you must be able to clarify them. Terms like same-sex marriage, sexual orientation, gender identity, and gay Christian are part of the discourse of daily life; yet enormous controversy surrounds them. […]

Sex in a Broken World

By Paul Tripp

Sexuality is a fundamental part of what it means to be human―part of God’s beautiful design when he created all things. And yet, sex in our world today looks nothing like the way that God intended it to be. Sexual […]

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Quotes

Love Into Light

By Peter Hubbard

Homosexuality is one of the most controversial moral issues of our day. Headlines teem with stories of athletes “coming out,” politicians changing positions, and courts handing down same-sex marriage rulings. Sadly the church has often been afraid to talk about […]

Do Ask, Do Tell, Let’s Talk

By Brad Hambrick

Conversations among friends accomplish more than debates between opponents… Conversations on controversial issues do not to go well when the dialogue happens community-to-community or figurehead-to-figurehead. Whether it’s race, religion, or politics, groups don’t talk well with groups. Too much is […]

Transforming Homosexuality

By Denny Burk

Faithful Christians today agree that the Bible forbids homosexual behavior. But when it comes to underlying desires, the jury is out. Some Christians view homosexual desire as morally neutral, while others believe it calls for repentance and gospel renewal. Is […]

Out of a Far Country

By Christopher Yuan

Christopher Yuan, the son of Chinese immigrants, discovered at an early age that he was different. He was attracted to other boys. As he grew into adulthood, his mother, Angela, hoped to control the situation. Instead, she found that her […]

Gay Girl, Good God

By Jackie Hill Perry

“I used to be a lesbian.” In Gay Girl, Good God, author Jackie Hill Perry shares her own story, offering practical tools that helped her in the process of finding wholeness. Jackie grew up fatherless and experienced gender confusion. She […]

Washed and Waiting

By Wesley Hill

Is there a place for celibate, gay Christians in the church? * How do the gospel, holiness, and indwelling sin play out in the life of a Christian experiencing same-sex attraction? And how do brothers and sisters in Christ show […]

The Secret Thoughts of an Unlikely Convert

By Rosaria Butterfield

Rosaria, by the standards of many, was living a very good life. She had a tenured position at a large university in a field for which she cared deeply. She owned two homes with her partner, in which they provided […]

Openness Unhindered

By Rosaria Butterfield

Before you can resolve the issues of our day, you must be able to clarify them. Terms like same-sex marriage, sexual orientation, gender identity, and gay Christian are part of the discourse of daily life; yet enormous controversy surrounds them. […]

Sex in a Broken World

By Paul Tripp

Sexuality is a fundamental part of what it means to be human―part of God’s beautiful design when he created all things. And yet, sex in our world today looks nothing like the way that God intended it to be. Sexual […]

Journal Articles

Love Into Light

By Peter Hubbard

Homosexuality is one of the most controversial moral issues of our day. Headlines teem with stories of athletes “coming out,” politicians changing positions, and courts handing down same-sex marriage rulings. Sadly the church has often been afraid to talk about […]

Do Ask, Do Tell, Let’s Talk

By Brad Hambrick

Conversations among friends accomplish more than debates between opponents… Conversations on controversial issues do not to go well when the dialogue happens community-to-community or figurehead-to-figurehead. Whether it’s race, religion, or politics, groups don’t talk well with groups. Too much is […]

Transforming Homosexuality

By Denny Burk

Faithful Christians today agree that the Bible forbids homosexual behavior. But when it comes to underlying desires, the jury is out. Some Christians view homosexual desire as morally neutral, while others believe it calls for repentance and gospel renewal. Is […]

Out of a Far Country

By Christopher Yuan

Christopher Yuan, the son of Chinese immigrants, discovered at an early age that he was different. He was attracted to other boys. As he grew into adulthood, his mother, Angela, hoped to control the situation. Instead, she found that her […]

Gay Girl, Good God

By Jackie Hill Perry

“I used to be a lesbian.” In Gay Girl, Good God, author Jackie Hill Perry shares her own story, offering practical tools that helped her in the process of finding wholeness. Jackie grew up fatherless and experienced gender confusion. She […]

Washed and Waiting

By Wesley Hill

Is there a place for celibate, gay Christians in the church? * How do the gospel, holiness, and indwelling sin play out in the life of a Christian experiencing same-sex attraction? And how do brothers and sisters in Christ show […]

The Secret Thoughts of an Unlikely Convert

By Rosaria Butterfield

Rosaria, by the standards of many, was living a very good life. She had a tenured position at a large university in a field for which she cared deeply. She owned two homes with her partner, in which they provided […]

Openness Unhindered

By Rosaria Butterfield

Before you can resolve the issues of our day, you must be able to clarify them. Terms like same-sex marriage, sexual orientation, gender identity, and gay Christian are part of the discourse of daily life; yet enormous controversy surrounds them. […]

Sex in a Broken World

By Paul Tripp

Sexuality is a fundamental part of what it means to be human―part of God’s beautiful design when he created all things. And yet, sex in our world today looks nothing like the way that God intended it to be. Sexual […]

Worksheets

Love Into Light

By Peter Hubbard

Homosexuality is one of the most controversial moral issues of our day. Headlines teem with stories of athletes “coming out,” politicians changing positions, and courts handing down same-sex marriage rulings. Sadly the church has often been afraid to talk about […]

Do Ask, Do Tell, Let’s Talk

By Brad Hambrick

Conversations among friends accomplish more than debates between opponents… Conversations on controversial issues do not to go well when the dialogue happens community-to-community or figurehead-to-figurehead. Whether it’s race, religion, or politics, groups don’t talk well with groups. Too much is […]

Transforming Homosexuality

By Denny Burk

Faithful Christians today agree that the Bible forbids homosexual behavior. But when it comes to underlying desires, the jury is out. Some Christians view homosexual desire as morally neutral, while others believe it calls for repentance and gospel renewal. Is […]

Out of a Far Country

By Christopher Yuan

Christopher Yuan, the son of Chinese immigrants, discovered at an early age that he was different. He was attracted to other boys. As he grew into adulthood, his mother, Angela, hoped to control the situation. Instead, she found that her […]

Gay Girl, Good God

By Jackie Hill Perry

“I used to be a lesbian.” In Gay Girl, Good God, author Jackie Hill Perry shares her own story, offering practical tools that helped her in the process of finding wholeness. Jackie grew up fatherless and experienced gender confusion. She […]

Washed and Waiting

By Wesley Hill

Is there a place for celibate, gay Christians in the church? * How do the gospel, holiness, and indwelling sin play out in the life of a Christian experiencing same-sex attraction? And how do brothers and sisters in Christ show […]

The Secret Thoughts of an Unlikely Convert

By Rosaria Butterfield

Rosaria, by the standards of many, was living a very good life. She had a tenured position at a large university in a field for which she cared deeply. She owned two homes with her partner, in which they provided […]

Openness Unhindered

By Rosaria Butterfield

Before you can resolve the issues of our day, you must be able to clarify them. Terms like same-sex marriage, sexual orientation, gender identity, and gay Christian are part of the discourse of daily life; yet enormous controversy surrounds them. […]

Sex in a Broken World

By Paul Tripp

Sexuality is a fundamental part of what it means to be human―part of God’s beautiful design when he created all things. And yet, sex in our world today looks nothing like the way that God intended it to be. Sexual […]

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