Whether you agree or disagree with the political causes on matters of sexuality like this, they are issues that the Church needs to come to terms with. One of the most pressing issues facing the evangelical church today involves dramatic shifts in our culture’s perceptions regarding human sexuality. While homosexuality and same-sex marriage have been… Continue reading Understanding Transgender Identities: Four Views
https://www.stuff.co.nz/life-style/well-good/108603420/time-to-come-out-hi-im-sarah-and-im-intersex This is an important issue and it is one that I believe the Church as a whole has yet to come to grips with in terms of an appropriate response to people who are intersex. However, it is important to note that the tacking of the letter I onto LGBT, auch as LGBTI, is… Continue reading “Hi, I’m Sarah, and I’m intersex”
Just in this past quarter, Touchstone Publishing (a division of Simon and Schuster) have released Linda Kay Klein’s compelling personal critique of the complementarianist evangelical sexual purity movement which became prominent in the 1990s with the resurgence of complimentarian theological beliefs in organisations such as the Southern Baptist Convention. “Pure: Inside the Evangelical Movement That… Continue reading Complementarianism vs Egalitarianism in the Church – An examination of theological beliefs on sexuality in light of Linda Kay Klein’s new book.
It’s taken several goes to get this blog happening but we are now in business and we hope that the content of the blog will provide a useful backdrop to these fairly important issues related to our sexuality and sexual identities as Christian believers. Content from this blog is automatically syndicated to the Facebook page… Continue reading Hello 🙂