Jesus Blog: Restore the Beauty of Home

More today from my Saturday “Jesus Blog” – a word from Jesus to you… Home. A place of welcome, acceptance, rejuvenation. A place to be safe and to be loved, without condition. A beautifully designed space of rest. But beautiful things break down in the using – or the misusing. Families can turn a safe haven into … Continue reading Jesus Blog: Restore the Beauty of Home

Jesus Blog: You Are Loved, Exactly As You Are

More today from my Saturday “Jesus Blog” – a word from Jesus to you… My friend, I want you to know that God loves you exactly the way you are. Exactly. You may have been told you have to change before God will embrace you. You've been given a list of conditions before you can be a child of … Continue reading Jesus Blog: You Are Loved, Exactly As You Are

“Jesus Christ!” Curse or Praise??

You open the book, the words clearly say, 'Rob stood up and said “Jesus Christ!”'  Was I cursing or offering praise? How do you know? This is Rob, Susan's husband, writing today. There is no way to know, or to know the true meaning of what I said, and the heart behind my words, if … Continue reading “Jesus Christ!” Curse or Praise??

Do Gay People Have Better Sex Than Straight People?

“Sex with you is so good, we should celebrate it by having sex.” Do LGBTQ people have better sex than straight people? Maybe they do. Just maybe they do. 🙂 This is Rob, Susan’s husband, writing today. Great sex has nothing to do with whether or not you are gay or straight, but think about … Continue reading Do Gay People Have Better Sex Than Straight People?

How do you say “Mom, I”m Gay” in Spanish?

A Dad in England kicks his gay son out of the house. A church in Australia shuns a family for supporting their lesbian daughter. A transgender woman is attacked in South Africa. Hate knows no geographic boundaries. A Mom in Canada goes shopping for clothes with her trans daughter. A Dad loves and stands by … Continue reading How do you say “Mom, I”m Gay” in Spanish?

Could You be Wrong?

"Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results." Albert Einstein This post is inspired by a beautiful young man, whose family is constantly haranguing him and banning him from family gatherings because he is gay. As I listened to Jeff I thought, once again, This stuff just got real. Jeff, this … Continue reading Could You be Wrong?

Love is the New Christian

Rules are the old Christian. And by rules I mean "any rule-by-which-we-always-find-ourselves-deemed-inadequate" is the old Christian. And by old I mean since before Jesus fulfilled the law. Love is the new Christian. And by love I mean complete, unconditional acceptance, embrace, warmth -- you know, all the things Jesus did, even to those considered sinners … Continue reading Love is the New Christian