Homosexuality, Human Relations, and the Challenges to Evangelism
Jun 18, 2012
Several weeks ago the Leadership Council of The Gospel Coalition met for its annual discussions of current issues and the state of gospel-centered ministry among evangelicals. Of the many panel discussions, the most illuminating to me was the one on…
Christ Swallows Up Eroticism in Something Much Bigger
Jun 19, 2012
One panelist at The Gospel Coalition discussions of homosexuality said he knew a dozen joyfully married Christian couples with children, in which one of each couple was formerly gay or lesbian. He said that this does not mean there are…
Beware of Naïve Assumptions and False Stereotypes
Jun 20, 2012
We should beware of overly-simple generalizations in dealing with people with same-sex attraction, and we should deepen our analysis of what is really going on in a person’s soul. For example, a woman may be a predatory lesbian and a…
How Do You Relate to a Gay Family Member?
Jun 21, 2012
Is there hope for a relationship with a family member who is not a believer and is in a same-sex relationship, and who knows your Christian position?
“There Is No Demilitarized Zone in the Issue of Homosexuality”
Jun 22, 2012
Homosexual relations are one of the most difficult challenges to a gospel-centered approach to evangelism.
Some Foreseen Effects of Legalizing So-Called Same Sex Marriage
Jul 7, 2012
When I preached on the implications of the legalizing of so-called same sex marriage I said, “Pretending that [marriage] can exist between people of the same sex will send ripple effects of dysfunction and destruction in every direction, most of…