Gender/Sexual Issues

Addictions | Jan. 28 2016

Parental influence, spiritual preparation key to teens’ sexual integrity

When we think of hypersexualized media we usually think of X-rated magazines and online pornography. But what about the photos in the lingerie... [READ MORE]

Addictions | Jan. 28 2016

Biblical freedom includes freedom from shame

By Greg Oliver There is very little direct mention of addiction in Scripture. However, there are several passages that when taken together shed... [READ MORE]

Addictions | Jan. 28 2016

God’s grace can overcome sexual sin

How many marriages have been damaged and ruined because of sexual sin? How many people have had serious financial issues associated with affairs... [READ MORE]

Europe | Jan. 21 2016

Episcopal Church suspended for stance on gay ‘marriage’

The Anglican Communion voted Jan. 14 to censure its American branch, the Episcopal Church, during a meeting in Canterbury, England, called to... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Sep. 3 2015

Study: ‘Gay’ teens have higher pregnancy rates

A Minnesota study that found lesbian teens four times more likely to become pregnant than their heterosexual peers has been called a predictable... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Aug. 6 2015

Baptists react to Boy Scouts lifting ban on gay leaders

The Boy Scouts of America’s (BSA) executive board voted July 27 to lift the Scouts’ national ban on gay adult leaders and employees — a... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jul. 23 2015

Religious groups weigh Boy Scouts’ endorsement of gay leaders

Are the days of religious groups’ involvement in the Boy Scouts numbered or will a pending vote on gay leadership give those who oppose it... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jul. 2 2015

Op-Ed: Time to Rally Behind America’s First Freedom, Religious Liberty

Alabama Attorney General Reactions to the Supreme Court’s gay “marriage” decision have ranged from outrage to celebration,... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jun. 29 2015

Christians, churches face religious liberty threats following SCOTUS ‘marriage’ ruling

Pastors and churches seem safe from forced conformity despite the 5–4 ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court to legalize same-sex “marriage,”... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jun. 15 2015

What would your church say to Caitlyn (Bruce Jenner)?

‘It’s time for us to face how fallen we all are,’ counselor says By Jennifer Davis Rash The Alabama Baptist A Virginia transgender high... [READ MORE]