[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=s5q-0-5bnUk[/youtube] It’s a non-sequential? The video above is from the upcoming movie Chasing the Devil: Inside the Ex-Gay Movement by Bill Hussung and Mishara Canino-Hussing. Ex-Gay guru and all around bizarre guy Richard Cohen seems only too happy to participate, bringing back memories of pillows and tennis rackets. Listen carefully, there are some interesting comments. [...]
[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Vapt8xp1IhA[/youtube] Filming and Editing by Daniel Gonzales Mike Jones, the man who exposed Ted Haggard’s extramarital, same-sex encounters in 2006, has just made a video to get a few more things off his chest. Jones was an escort in the Denver area and Haggard was the Pastor of the huge New Life Church, and President [...]
[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IBVcTCpKx3g[/youtube] I just finished watching the Lifetime special Prayers for Bobby. It came across true and accurate to what I know about the matter, and may have even been somewhat reserved considering the time frame (circa 1980). The mother’s reaction and the “help” her son Bobby was given could easily take place today in just [...]
Educational film producer Sid Davis released countless “cautionary tales” over the span of the 1950′s and ’60′s, one of the most notorious being the film Boys Beware (1961). XGW mentioned the film in a brief posting in 2006 when Davis died. It shows predatory men targeting young boys for sexual gratification, warning the audience that [...]
The Right Reverend Gene Robinson, the Anglican Church’s first openly gay bishop, will visit the UK for a 10-yearly global Anglican gathering this summer, despite having been officially uninvited. The Lambeth Conference takes place in England in July and August, and will bring together hundreds of Anglican bishops from across the world. The Archbishop of [...]
Check out this ex-gay musical from the Gay Christian Network (GCN) 2007 conference. It opens with a hilarious parody of the famous Gilbert and Sullivan number The Major-General’s Song: I am the very model of an ex-gay individual, I’ve no more gay attractions (okay, maybe a residual) My favorite line has to be this one: [...]
Brian Murphy, a Soulforce Equality Rider, attended the Ex-Gay Survivor Conference that was co-sponsored by Soulforce, Beyond Ex-Gay and the LGBT Resource Center at the University of California-Irvine. Murphy, a filmmaker, interviewed fellow attendees and taped footage of various conference activities including the Chalk Talk, a time of written expression and reflection. Watch Murphy’s complete [...]
Filmmaker Morgan Jon Fox has released an extended preview for the feature-length documentary, “This Is What Love In Action Looks Like.” [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mLaBkiP0-nA[/youtube] According to the filmmaker: In the summer of 2005, a 16-year-old from Memphis, Tenn., wrote on his MySpace blog about his parents sending him to a “Fundamentalist Christian” program that claimed to offer [...]
If James Dobson ruled the ex-gay movement with an iron fist, and if the opening scene of The Devil Wears Prada were to peek inside a political empire instead of a fashion magazine, then what might Dobson’s morning arrival at Focus on the Family look like? [Elevator doors open onto the executive floor. James Dobson [...]
The Human Rights Campaign’s XM Radio show, “The Agenda with Joe Solmonese,” has posted an audio clip about the documentary God and Gays. Film producer Kim Clark discusses the film’s positive reception by churches. Also appearing is Darlene Bogle, a former Exodus local group leader who now acknowledges her same-gender sexual orientation. Hat tip: Gay [...]
- The Fighting Words of Michael Brown January 24, 2008
- Psychiatrists Warn Church of England to Reject Reparative Therapy November 22, 2007
- Wendy Gritter of Exodus Member Ministry New Direction February 25, 2008
- Ex-Gay Therapist James Phelan Removed From Exodus Referral List November 13, 2007
- Exodus International Lays off Staff, Cuts Benefits August 23, 2010
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