Gender/Sexual Issues


Gender/Sexual Issues | Aug. 20 2020

Transgender therapy for Dallas boy closer to reality after judge’s ruling

A Dallas boy whose father says is content as a boy may face transgender therapy after a district court judge gave the child’s mother full conservatorship,... [READ MORE]

Gender/Sexual Issues | Jul. 30 2020

Female athletes call for protecting ‘integrity’ of women’s sports

On July 29, a group of more than 300 female athletes sent a letter to the National Collegiate Athletic Association urging the organization to... [READ MORE]

Gender/Sexual Issues | Jun. 25 2020

Federal officials in Texas seize website promoting prostitution, indict site’s owner

By Carrie Brown McWhorter The Alabama Baptist Officials in Texas have shut down CityXGuide, a prominent prostitution and sex trafficking website.... [READ MORE]

Gender/Sexual Issues | Jan. 2 2017

Christian leaders defend religious liberty while rejecting gender identity laws

More than 20 leaders of Southern Baptist institutions — including Timothy George, founding dean of Beeson Divinity School at Samford University... [READ MORE]

Gender/Sexual Issues | Dec. 15 2016

Abstinent teens ‘healthier’ than peers

ATLANTA — A new study from the Centers for Disease Control shows that teens who report abstaining from sex are much healthier than their peers... [READ MORE]

Gender/Sexual Issues | Sep. 1 2016

‘Born this way’ argument not supported by science, psychiatrists say

A report by two Johns Hopkins psychiatry scholars debunking myths about homosexuality and transgenderism has been cited by a pastor who specializes... [READ MORE]

Gender/Sexual Issues | Sep. 1 2016

State schools can keep gender-based restroom policy; federal judge issues stay

By Neisha Roberts The Alabama Baptist Alabama schools can keep their current gender-based restroom policies, at least for now. U.S. District... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Aug. 4 2016

Changing genders isn’t morally wrong, majority of Americans say

Most Americans see nothing morally wrong with gender change, a study released July 14 shows. Six in 10 Americans don’t think it’s wrong for... [READ MORE]

Alabama Baptist Entities | Aug. 1 2016

Poll asks religious groups what is morally acceptable

What does the average American think about major moral issues these days? To some extent it depends on what church or synagogue you attend —... [READ MORE]

Alabama News | Jun. 16 2016

Judge issues ‘marriage’ order

U.S. District Court Judge Callie V.S. Granade issued a June 7 order attempting to ensure same-sex “marriages” in all 67 Alabama counties. ... [READ MORE]