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#WSPD – LGBT suicide

In my last blog I talked briefly about suicide. Here's an excellent follow up from Anthony Venn-Brown. I can't begin to stress how serious this problem is! It's why I'm here. I fought with suicide ideation constantly my entire life for…

Come Out!

Silent Gays tagline line is "coming out of religion", so I thought I might expand on this a little. Obviously it's a double reference to coming out as LGBT and coming out of religion - but why the two together? Surely you can still be gay…

LGBT vs The Church

I engage with Christians every day who wrestle with scripture, trying to justify being LGBT with their faith. I'm constantly confronted by traditional and fundamentalist Christians as well as many from the "grace" movements, convinced that…

Marlon James - "ex-gay" exorcism survivor

The winner of the prestigious Man Booker Prize says he underwent exorcism as part of a therapy pushed by the “ex-gay” religious movement in Jamaica. Openly gay author Marlon James, who won the Man Booker Prize in 2015 for…

20 Questions for “Ex-gay” Ministry Leaders

20 Questions for “Ex-gay” Ministry Leaders (Quoted from Ambassadors and Bridge Builders International (ABBI) by Anthony Venn-Brown) 1. Do you know of anyone who was completely gay (not a bisexual) who has become completely…

Being Gay, Living Silent!

I'm proud to announce the publishing of a new booklet for the LGBT and religious community. For too many LGBT people in religion, they are literally "being gay, living silent". For many, education is the first step to freedom: education on…

Anthony Venn-Brown - A Life of Unlearning

For years Anthony Venn-Brown was one of the leading lights in mega churches, like Hillsong church, preaching to thousands on a weekly basis. But behind the hosannas and praise the lords, Venn-Brown’s attraction to other men saw the preacher…