(UPDATED) Former theology chair and one of CCCU's largest schools agree to part ways.
September 23, 2013
Transgender Theology Professor Leaves Christian College. Transgender issues remain a sensitive and often misunderstood topic within religious circles and larger society.
University president will lead "listening period" on whether to drop current ban affecting tenure-track faculty.
November 27, 2013
outside of marriage. CT recently noted how a transgender professor parted ways with Azusa Pacific University, another CCCU member school. In March
His appearance on 'Dancing with the Stars' brings gender issues to the national spotlight, eliciting consternation and praise. How will Christians respond?
September 19, 2011
Chaz Bono Brings Transgender Issues to TV. In 2008, Christianity Today contributing editor John W. Kennedy wrote about the evangelical response to the rise of transgender issues.
(UPDATED) America's seventh-largest city follows 180 others in expanding non-discrimination laws. But focus on spoken statements is a first...
September 6, 2013
the seventh-largest city in America—became the first to prohibit the election of city council members who have demonstrated a past bias against gay and transgender people by their
The church’s response to the LGBT movement must be that matter matters.
June 26, 2013
The reported experiences of transgender persons also raise the most complex hermeneutical questions, since there are not obvious biblical texts that address the issue.
Alan Chambers's impassioned apology reflects many elements of godly repentance, but it also goes awry in three key ways.
June 24, 2013
Chambers apologizes for being "part of the very system of ignorance that perpetuated" the hurt inflicted by the church upon the lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender community.
The gospel answer to the challenges posed by family differences.
December 11, 2012
her parents. Solomon tells the stories of children with dwarfism; children with autism; children who are criminals; children who are transgender. These
It's a profound mistake to neglect our gay brothers and sisters in the body of Christ.
October 17, 2012
Many of us evangelicals may believe that LGBTQ ("lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer/questioning") folks are far removed from our churches and ministries.
February 27, 2013
Ten percent of adult residents in Washington, DC identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender, according to a groundbreaking new Gallup study that for the first time has estimated
September 26, 2012
learn... Stop Trying to Fix People's Problems -- Sam Rainer. I once made the mistake of giving my cell number to a suicidal transgender alcoholic. For
The real trouble with the J. Crew ad controversy is not a gay/transgender agenda but our culture's sexualization of children.
April 18, 2011
The real trouble with the J. Crew ad controversy is not a gay/ transgender agenda but our culture's sexualization of children. Christianity Today: Our Ministry ChristianityToday.org.
Church court in October backed pastor who underwent sex change.
April 22, 2008
United Methodists to Debate Transgender Clergy. "The idea that … because we are transgender we can automatically be excluded from the ministry is, to me, personally offensive.".
October 24, 2012
(via Gallup). But according to a new Gallup poll-- the first of its kind-- 3.4% of America adults self-identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, or transgender. While
Evangelicals hope to respond with both moral authority and biblical compassion to gender identity disorder.
February 12, 2008
Feature. Home > Magazine > 2008 > February. The Transgender Moment. Evangelicals year. There is little research on the public's opinion of transgender behavior.
Some in-house selections from the past year.
December 29, 2011
Katelyn Beaty's pick: Chaz Bono Brings Transgender Issues to TV, by Elissa Cooper (September 19, 2011) Katelyn: Elissa's post accomplished what I hope every Her.meneutics article
As Change.org asks 'Sesame Street' to 'marry' the roommates, our culture risks losing another archetype of non-erotic male friendship.
August 16, 2011
to a recent online petition at Change.org urging the folks at Sesame Workshop (the creators of Sesame Street) to marry Bert and Ernie, as well as to introduce a transgender character.
Pastors wrestle with transgender issues.
February 12, 2008
Walking a Fine Line. Pastors wrestle with transgender issues. But Peter Sprigg of the Family Research Council predicts the transgender faction won't gain ground quickly.
Many 2010 movies echo the recurrent theme of Scripture.
February 9, 2011
Two-time Oscar winner Hilary Swank has played some fascinating characters: a transgender man (Boys Don't Cry), a rags-to-riches boxer (Million Dollar Baby), an inner-city teacher
It may not top the list for evangelical leaders, but sports made the front page for political groups this week.
January 8, 2010
and health needs. Opposition to Transgender Appointee. Another Obama appointee is being opposed by Christian advocacy groups. And like previous
Political activists focused on Elena Kagan's confirmation hearings even as the Supreme Court ruled on an important religious liberty case.
July 2, 2010
It is also a clear example of what happens when liberals hold a majority on the Supreme Court — religious liberty dies, while the LGBT (lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender) agenda is