What If My Child Says, “I Think I’m Gay”?

What if your child came to you and said, “Dad, I think I’m gay…” What would you do? Recently a friend of mine mentioned John Pavlovitz’s article “If I Have Gay Children…” and wanted to know my thoughts. Since I am not typically a rage-against-the-machine blogger and Pavlovitz has made it abundantly clear in his articleContinue reading “What If My Child Says, “I Think I’m Gay”?”

‘Is God Anti-Gay?’ by Sam Allberry

Is God anti-gay?  No question is more relevant in our culture.  No question raises more rancor and outrage.  No question divides churches more quickly.  And yet Sam Allberry, associate pastor of St. Mary’s Church in Maidenhead, UK, has managed to handle this loaded question with aplomb, accuracy, and plainness in just 85 pages.  And theContinue reading “‘Is God Anti-Gay?’ by Sam Allberry”

I’m Southern Baptist, and I Love a Man

The Truth. It feels good to finally make it public–I love a man.  I’m a Southern Baptist pastor, and it’s true.  Allow me to tell you about this relationship. I met this man in college.  Over the course of three years, we became the closest of friends.  We spent late nights together filled with conversation–bothContinue reading “I’m Southern Baptist, and I Love a Man”