Summary: News and commentary for Christians who happen to be gay, lesbian, bisexual, or transgendered. A production of the Gay Christian Network.
Jennifer and Gordie Krogh run a Side B ministry for parents whose children have come out to them. This week, hear their advice for both LGBTQ children and their parents, and learn why they believe unconditional love is so important.
UCC minister and Side A Christian leader Rebecca Voelkel discusses her experience growing up in a progressive UCC church and how it gave her a passion for social justice.
In 2010, America was captivated by the tragic story of Tyler Clementi, a gay college freshman who died by suicide after being publicly humiliated by his roommate. This week, his mother Jane Clementi joins Justin to talk about grief, loss, and moving on.
Lisa Salazar, author of Transparently: Behind the Scenes of a Good Life, discusses her struggles to accept herself as transgender and the Bible passages that gave her hope.
Tyler Connoley, co-author of The Children Are Free, returns to the show with questions for Justin and conversations about Justin's long-lost nickname and where to find hope in the modern church.
Justin talks to Ron Belgau, a gay Catholic committed to celibacy, about building bridges, his response to last week's show, and why he believes what he does.
Reformation Project founder Matthew Vines discusses his view of the Bible, his famous YouTube video, and why he believes it's sinful to condemn same-sex relationships.
Justin talks to Tim Kurek, a straight Christian man who made headlines for spending a year pretending to be gay and writing a book about the experience. Was it a good decision or did he go too far? You be the judge!
GCN Justin and Montana Marty discuss the Supreme Court's rulings on DOMA and Proposition 8, two important court cases affecting same-sex couples in the United States.
Filmmakers Daneen Akers and Stephen Eyer discuss their documentary about gay people in the Seventh-day Adventist Church and the stories that motivated them as a straight couple to care about LGBTQ issues.
Pastor Lillian Daniel discusses her new book, "When 'Spiritual But Not Religious' Is Not Enough," tackling topics ranging from when prayer feels like a burden to how she responds to the claim that religion causes war and hate.
Wendy Grisham, publisher of Jericho Books, talks about the publishing industry and offers advice to aspiring authors (and suggestions for a summer reading list). Justin confesses his big book secret.
Justin strikes up a fake feud with Mark Sandlin--pastor, blogger, and co-founder of The Christian Left--after Mark beats Justin in an online competition. Also, the guys discuss the relationship between faith and politics and why so many Christians are reluctant to call themselves "Christians."
"No-Name" Matt is back! This week, he and Justin discuss the coming out of pro basketball player Jason Collins, debates about gay players in locker rooms, and Justin's total lack of sports knowledge. Also... give Matt a name!
Want to hear Justin get really passionate about something? Hear what he has to say to Montana Marty when they discuss this week's breaking news about one of the most famous "ex-gays" of the last few decades.