Tag Archives: gay

Steve Chalke and others on Homosexuality and Gay Marriage

Here’s a link to a post giving links to some recent statements from various Christians about homosexuality. There is quite a spectrum of opinion represented here. Adrian Warnock (whose blog this links to) says, ‘it is important for all of … Continue reading

Posted in gay debate | Tagged , , | 2 Comments

LGBT and Mental Health

Nearly twice as many LGBT people have mental health problems as heterosexuals. Within that group, bisexuals and trans-gender people are even more isolated. More on this at:  http://blackdogtribe.com/news-features/lgbt-data-disparities-mental-health More than 43 percent of gay and lesbian students identified having three or more … Continue reading

Posted in gay debate, mental health | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

reblog – not casting first stone

I woke up on Wednesday to several of my Facebook friends vocally celebrating “Chick-fil-A Appreciation Day” and it made me furious. So, I decided I was going to be as vocal about my condemnation of the actions of these Christians…

Posted in gay debate, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

reblog – a better conversation about homosexuality

Brief review of three books. Are we asking the wrong questions? Is our identity as persons mostly about our sexual orientation?

Posted in gay debate | Tagged , | Leave a comment

When Jesus healed the centurion’s gay lover

An interesting addition to the gay debate

Posted in gay debate | Tagged , | 5 Comments

An Appeal To Both Sides Of The Christian Debate About Gay Marriage

Originally posted on Big Circumstance:
I have changed my views in the sexuality debate. If you’ve known me for many years, this post might surprise you. If the 1993 Methodist Conference debate on sexuality had approved of homosexual relationships, I…

Posted in gay debate | Tagged , , , | 3 Comments

Reflections – what else does the Bible say that is relevant to the gay debate?

Who was the one group that Jesus really had a go at?  The Pharisees and the teachers of the law – the self-righteous, legalistic nitpickers. ‘Woe to you, teachers of the law and Pharisees, you hypocrites! You shut the kingdom … Continue reading

Posted in Biblical Meditation, gay debate | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

The Gay Debate and Suicide

The following is a post made by Matthew Vines on facebook. It demonstrates one reason why I’m including this subject on my blog If you have any doubts about the rightness of this cause, or if you have hesitated to … Continue reading

Posted in gay debate, mental health | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

My Story 2 – Me and the Gay Debate – the Backstory of a Blog

Fastforward in my story to a recent blog post which received over 10x the viewings of any previous post in a single day. A post which nearly wasn’t made. I refer to GOD LOVES GAYS 2. https://delemares.wordpress.com/2012/04/26/god-loves-gays-2-a-revision-a-revolution-even/ Over 20 years … Continue reading

Posted in gay debate, mental health, My story, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 5 Comments

GOD LOVES GAYS 2 – a Revision – a Revolution even

What a difference a day makes! After my previous post, (https://delemares.wordpress.com/2012/04/24/105/ ) I was sent a link to a video by Matthew Vines which totally revised, revolutionised even, my thinking. I had accepted the traditional interpretation of certain passages in the Bible … Continue reading

Posted in gay debate, mental health | Tagged , , , , , | 67 Comments