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January 04, 2018
Doesn’t God Tell Us To Hate Evil? (This Could Change Everything!)
Alarming numbers of young people who are gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender or queer are becoming...
June 18, 2017
A Father’s Plea to Christian Dads of LGBTQI Children
Seven years ago, my daughter came out. I love her. Nothing will ever change that....
June 09, 2017
An Unclaimed Body – the Last Victim of Pulse. Where is the Love?
At a time when a parent weeps uncontrollably, mourning the death of their precious child,...
September 15, 2016
My Daughter… the Wise, Wonderful Heretic!
“If the you of five years ago doesn’t consider the you of today a heretic,...
September 07, 2016
Eat, Pray, Love Who You Love. Elizabeth Gilbert Comes Out!
I love how Elizabeth Gilbert - the bestselling author of Eat, Pray, Love - came...
August 29, 2016
A Boy in a Tutu, a Mom, and the Scary Words of a Stranger
"My son wears tutus. It was fine... until yesterday!" This is the story of the...
August 23, 2016
As a Person of Faith, I Fully Accept & Affirm LGBTQ
“You’re a Christian! How can you support LGBTQ people and gay marriage? Don’t you realize...
August 09, 2016
7 Reasons Christian Parents Who Reject Their Gay Children Are Being Arrogant
How Arrogant Must You Be to Reject Your LGBTQ Child? EXTREMELY. To stand at the...
August 04, 2016
Would Unconditional Love Change Things?
It's women’s gymnastics time again! It is my favorite Olympic event, of all time, period....
July 20, 2016
It’s Baaack! The Nightmare of Ex-Gay Reparative Therapy
So-called “reparative therapy” is in the news again! Yippee! Nevermind that those who have been through...
July 12, 2016
The Biggest Mistake I Made as an LGBTQ Ally & Advocate
At points in my journey as the Dad of two LGBTQ children—coming from being a...
July 01, 2016
11 Things I Would Tell You If You Were My LGBTQI Child
I was heartsick that a Pastor - claiming to speak for God - called his...
June 22, 2016
Obergefell & Orlando, From Joy to Grief… What Do We Do Now?
The world is grieving the horrific mass murder of so many innocent LGBTQ people and...
June 09, 2016
“Uh, No, We Don’t Have Gay People Here!”
So many people in power are completely out of touch with the people they are...
June 01, 2016
11 Reasons You Should Absolutely Go to Your LGBTQ Child’s Wedding
One of the most spectacular weekends of my life was the time of my daughter's wedding! I don't...
May 26, 2016
God is NOT a Bully… Though Some Christians Are
Here is the great tragedy of the church: it has distorted God’s message for humanity...
May 20, 2016
Loving Your LGBTQ Child and Strengthening Your Faith
I took my laptop with me to the kitchen for a lunch break from writing...
May 09, 2016
Life is Short Enough. Don’t Give Yours Away.
Time flies whether you’re having fun or not. Mary Engelbreit. Mother’s Day. My sweet husband...
May 04, 2016
Love or Hate? It’s in the Eye of the Receiver
“What sorrow for those who say that evil is good and good is evil, that...
April 20, 2016
Heads Up Anti-Gay Church: The Parents Are Coming!
You may believe that by teaching against homosexuality, you are keeping people from being LGBTQ...
April 12, 2016
‘Poison in a Pretty Package’ – Landon Schott’s Book “Gay Awareness”
It's a dangerous book, a deadly message and you should know about it. It is...
April 07, 2016
What If You Don’t Feel Like Anyone’s Idol?
The American Idol Finale. For fifteen years we have watched as this show has turned...
April 05, 2016
Stop Pretending God Endorses Your Homophobia
People have always been bigoted—in any number of ways. Jesus’ enormous challenge to “love your...
March 27, 2016
To Worried Christian Parents of LGBTQ Children
I write today to Christian parents of LGBTQ children who are worried about their kids....
March 17, 2016
Don’t You Dare Tell Me My Opinion is Invalid Because My Child Is Gay!
I have five adult children I love with all my heart. Two of them identify...
March 08, 2016
The Story of the Prodigal Transgender Daughter
Let me give a new twist to an old story. Mitchell had fought back the...
March 02, 2016
Are You a Prodigal Parent to Your LGBTQ Child?
Prodigal. It has come to mean “someone who was wayward but has now straightened up...
February 25, 2016
“To my LGBTQ child, I am so sorry.” – Dad
I am so sorry. And I am so thankful. First, please let me say that...
February 22, 2016
LGBTQ – God is NOT Mad at You and Never Has Been
No matter what you have heard: God is not mad at you. God is not...
February 16, 2016
Christians, You Do NOT Have Permission to Condemn Gays
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