Sexuality

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Why We Support Therapy for Unwanted Homosexuality

Jeff Johnston

Homosexuality conflicts with God’s design for sexual expression. People should have the right to work with counselors to find freedom from homosexuality.

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Freedom from Homosexuality – What’s the Controversy?

Jeff Johnston

Some people with same-sex attractions don't want to be "gay." People have the right to pursue change from unwanted homosexuality.

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Do People Change from Homosexuality? Hundreds of Stories of Hope and Transformation (Part III)

Focus on the Family

Can homosexuals change? Are there former gays and lesbians? Many people tell about leaving homosexuality and following God’s design for human sexuality.

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Do People Change from Homosexuality? Hundreds of Stories of Hope and Transformation (Part I)

Focus on the Family

Does “sexual orientation” change? Do people leave homosexuality? Here are links to hundreds of testimonies from former gay-identified men and women.

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Do People Change from Homosexuality? Hundreds of Stories of Hope and Transformation (Part II)

Focus on the Family

Are people born gay? Or can people walk away from homosexuality? These links lead to stories of freedom from homosexuality told by many people.

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Focus on the Family’s Position: Counseling for Unwanted Homosexuality

Focus on the Family

Focus on the Family believes men and women with unwanted homosexuality should have the right to seek help from licensed mental health professionals.

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Talking to Your Children About Transgender Issues

Jeff Johnston

Transgenderism is tough enough for adults to understand. So when our children encounter these gender-confusing messages, what do we say?

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Three Reasons Why Pastors—and Other Church Leaders—Should Talk about Homosexuality in the Church

Jeff Johnston

Pastors and church leaders should talk about homosexuality within the church for three reasons: theological, cultural and personal.

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Homosexuality, Theology and the Church

The Bible teaches God's plan for marriage and sexuality, prohibiting homosexuality. We stand for truth and reach out in love to LGBT-identified people.

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Revisionist Gay Theology: Did God Really Say…?

Kermit Rainman

Revisionist gay theology questions 5,000 years of Judeo-Christian teaching. How do Christians explain what the Bible says about homosexuality?

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Free Resource: How Should We Respond? An Exhortation to the Church on Loving the Homosexual

Joe Dallas

Author and counselor Joe Dallas exhorts the church to reach out with love to gay-identified people while boldly standing for God's truth about homosexuality.

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What Does the Bible Say about Homosexuality?

Focus on the Family Issue Analysts

The Bible says homosexual behavior is a sin. This resource sets a foundation for biblical sexuality and answers gay revisionist arguments.

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Casting God’s Vision for Sex and Sexuality

Focus on the Family Issue Analysts

God made us in His image, male and female. As Christians, we look to the Bible to understand God’s intention for human sexuality.

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Homosexuality, Theology and the Church

Focus on the Family Issue Analysts

The Bible teaches God’s plan for marriage and sexuality, prohibiting homosexuality. We stand for truth and reach out in love to LGBT-identified people.

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What About Intersexuality?

Caleb Price

What is intersexuality and how should Christians respond?

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Transgenderism

Genesis teaches that God created humanity male and female in his image and likeness. We are divinely separated into male and female.

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"Transgenderism" Brings Chaos from Order

Focus on the Family Issue Analysts

The growing transgender movement fights against God's design for male and female and affects laws, education, freedom and privacy.

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Male and Female He Created Them: Genesis and God’s Design of Two Sexes

Focus on the Family Issue Analysts

Genesis teaches that God created humanity male and female in his image and likeness. We are divinely separated into male and female.

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Understanding “Transgenderism”

Jeff Johnston

What is "transgenderism" and how should Christians approach this cultural issue? Our Thriving Values™ resources will help you understand and respond with grace and truth to one of the most confusing cultural issues we now face.

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When Homosexuality Hits Home for the Holidays

Your brother comes home a day early for the family gathering and privately announces, "I'm gay." How should you, a Christ follower, respond?

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My Spouse Struggles With Homosexuality

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My Spouse Struggles with Homosexuality

A homosexual struggle may take years to manifest within a marriage.

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Sexual Orientation and Gender Identity Laws – Jeopardizing Freedom and Rights

Laws on the basis of sexual orientation and gender identity (SOGI laws) jeopardize religious freedom, privacy, safety, education and parental rights.

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Understanding Same-Sex Attractions

Sexuality is one of God's good gifts to us, bringing a man and woman together in marriage and producing children. But we live in a fallen world, subject to sin and death, and this affects every area of human life, including sexuality and relationships.

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How to Talk to Your Children About Homosexuality

The reality is, if you don’t, someone else probably will—or already is. And you may not like what they have to say.

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