Good News for Gay Adventists
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The Good News is that you don’t have to pretend any more! You don’t have to pretend that you are straight. You don’t have to pretend that you have things under control. And you don’t have to pretend that the Bible really doesn’t say anything against gay sex. You don’t have to pretend that you’re … Continue reading –>

God used a loving church to bring us back
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I was born in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, in 1937 to a strict Catholic family. I have a brother five years younger, and a sister ten years younger. My parents are both still alive and still very much in love. My grandfather built our church. I was head altar boy, serving as page for the Archbishop on … Continue reading –>

I’m a Gay Adventist – So What Are My Biblical Options?
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Gay and lesbian Adventists often believe they have only two options — either to submit to change therapy in order to become “heterosexual” or to join the gay world in indulging in gay sex. But this either/or argument is one invented by the devil himself, I’m sure, because attempting either option can result in a … Continue reading –>

What Is an Abominaton to the Lord?
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To many Adventist Christians “homosexual behavior” is the worst of sins. While they know that God loves homosexuals, they’re not sure what to do with gay and lesbian persons who look like they might be in a gay relationship. This feeling is often based on the “abomination” texts, with the assumption that gay sex is … Continue reading –>

Why Would a Redeemed Seventh-day Adventist Call Himself Gay?
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This is the gist of a question put to me on the Sabbath School Net blog. I will share a few reasons. Community 1. We are liars when we say we have no sin. 1 John 1:10 It’s very important in fellowship to tell the truth of ourselves with each other. It is up to … Continue reading –>

Michael Kelly on Relationships, Opposite Sex, Homosexuality and …
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Powerful sermon that tells it like it is. While Michael explains the causes of homosexuality a bit differently than I do, he recognizes that biological and environmental factors work together to form a homosexual orientation. I appreciate his final point – that we need safe environments for life change to take place. 00 … Continue reading –>

Sins of Sodom – What the Bible Really Says
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Many people believe that homosexuality is particularly abhorrent to God because, after all, He destroyed Sodom for it. But does the Bible actually say that?1 For the sake of completeness, I have searched the KJV 2 for all references to Sodom and Gomorrah. I haven’t copied them all below because many references were simply a … Continue reading –>

Redeeming our sad gay situation
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A Christian Response to the Question of Homosexuality [Editor’s Note: While the social climate in the secular world has changed considerably since the article by this title was published in Insight magazine in 1992, attitudes among conservative Adventists don’t seem to have changed all that much. If anything, the increasing acceptance of openly gay behavior … Continue reading –>

Homosexual Politics
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In my first post I told of my gay experience, and now I want to share what I discovered in my research about homosexuality. There are numerous opinions about the cause of homosexuality, as well as whether there is any real, permanent “cure.” I have found this subject to be extremely political. Be warned that … Continue reading –>

john’s gay experience
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I am a Seventh-day Adventist with same-sex attractions (SSA). Most would label me gay, even though I am now celibate. I am a second son. My father was rarely home from the time I was born until I was a young adult. +1-1