As the conversation around homosexuality becomes increasingly hostile on all sides, it can be difficult to know where to stand as a Christian. You don’t want to compromise God’s Word, either by blindly following the culture or by treating others with hatred and contempt.
How do you hold onto your convictions without projecting an image of Christ that is self-righteous and judgmental? R. Nicholas Black addresses both sides of this equation. Challenging easy assumptions about gays and lesbians, he encourages you to build the foundation of your conversation on God’s love for people created in his image.
He also examines some of the most disputed passages regarding homosexuality and draws out the fuller story of God’s design for sexuality.
R. Nicholas Black, MAR, is the program resource director for Harvest USA, where he oversees the writing and editing resources for the ministry. He has been a pastor and is still a ruling elder in the Presbyterian Church in America (PCA). He and his wife, Nancy, have two adult children. He is the author of several minibooks including Homosexuality and the Bible, Your Gay Child Says, "I Do," iSnooping on Your Kid, What's Wrong with a Little Porn When You Are Single, and What's Wrong with a Little Porn When You Are Married.
Harvest USA is a non-profit that has been ministering to individuals and families affected by sexual struggles since 1983. With over 100 years of combined direct ministry experience, Harvest USA staff also seek to equip the Church with their writing and teaching on biblical sexuality and how to help those who struggle sexually.
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