"We're getting married!" You expected to hear these words from your child, but you never dreamed you would be asked to bless a same-sex union. How should you respond when your gay child says, "I do"?
This minibook from Harvest USA, a ministry for people struggling with sexual issues, shows parents how the parable of the prodigal son offers them a practical, grace-filled model for interacting with their own wayward adult child. Parents are guided through possible responses that communicate grace and truth to their child while positioning them to actively trust God and wait with hope for his intervention.
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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