Ch.6. – What the Bible says about Trans

Why does Mr Potato Head get a lookin? All will become clear later! Read on… In my last Blog I took a look at Intersex and Transgenderism and the inconsistency faith groups have in their handling of these issues. I referred to sexuality, gender and identity.  I talked about science.  We know from basic genetics,Continue reading “Ch.6. – What the Bible says about Trans”

Ch.5. – Transgender/Transsexual Issues and Intersex

This post probably covers the subject that will cause folks the most ire and has been the most difficult to write – and how do you find an image that doesn’t cause upset?!  There are so many rabbit-holes to fall down, and every likelihood I can offend every reader with something I say! People seemContinue reading “Ch.5. – Transgender/Transsexual Issues and Intersex”

Ch. 4. – The Responses of Church and Society to Sexuality

Why these pictures? Read on! How do the Church and society respond to issues of Sexuality?  In some senses it’s an issue or question that’s very easy to answer.  Poorly – in my view, but if I asked for a show of hands, how many of you think the church treats sexuality issues well?  ConsiderContinue reading “Ch. 4. – The Responses of Church and Society to Sexuality”

Ch. 3. – Sexual relationships and the Bible

Earlier this week we had Valentine’s Day where we proclaim our love for the person we want to spend our life with. This would have been very different throughout the many periods written about in the Bible. People would not recognize the idea of marrying for love, because most marriages, as I understand it, wereContinue reading “Ch. 3. – Sexual relationships and the Bible”

Ch. 2. – Scripture and/or Science

In my first blog-post, I told you a little about my background and why I felt I needed to put down in writing why I had changed my mind about the Biblical position of those who identify as LGBTQ+, having had an upbringing in a very typical Baptist church in South London. Now we needContinue reading “Ch. 2. – Scripture and/or Science”

Ch.1 – The Beginning!

First of all I would recommend you read the About me page as this will explain why I’m writing and give some of my personal background by way of context. A few years ago I started writing an essay to work through my understanding of what the Bible says about those who are in theContinue reading “Ch.1 – The Beginning!”