Alive in Christ is an inter-denominational, Christ-centered ministry helping Christian men and women find freedom in their struggle with same-sex attraction.
& Truth Network Northeast Regional Conference “Sexuality &
the Church”, September 30 – October 1, 2016, in Utica,
Links to articles to encourage us to view same-sex attraction through a Christian lens. Some articles express views not entirely in agreement with those of Alive in Christ, but are included to spur your thinking.
‘may be triggered by environment after birth’ by
Sarah Knapton, The Telegraph
Many have found themselves caught up in a false dichotomy: that homosexual attraction is either a choice or in the genes. The best science has always suggested neither is true. It is refreshing to see some of these more responsible conclusions making their way to the newstand. See also Epigenetics: How to alter your genes by Chris Bell, The Telegraph. (Posted 2016/08/13)
am not Homosexual . . . or Heterosexual or Bisexual or
Any-Other-Kind-Of-Sexual by Matt Moore
Matt Moore handles the thorny issue of sexual identity and labels with his usual wisdom and grace. Plenty of nuance is required to explain why modern labels are not helpful, and Moore does an excellent job. “These labels are not just words used to describe a person’s inclinations, preferences, or behaviors—these labels are loaded with ideas about who a person is.” (Posted 2016/08/06)
Know God Forgives Me, But I Can’t Forgive Myself,’ Says
Woman Whose Moral Compass Is More Developed Than God’s
by The Babylon Bee
Some things can be said best with satire. (Posted 2016/07/14)