Trigger Warning for Survivors: This article, while careful writing was used in a way to try and protect survivors of conversion therapy, it is still going to possibly trigger readers who are survivors. If you decide to read, you may remember experiences with people described in one or more of the below groups. Please take […]
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During a long formative season at Exodus International, we thought when it came to reparative therapy (known today as conversion therapy), that it was the answer to take us from backrooms of churches to a greater place of legitimacy in the church and with the culture. We had also hoped it would further distinguish us […]
Ex-gay/Conversion Ministry Leader, Linda Seiler wrote what I would consider a condescending note on Facebook titled, “Why Ex-gay Leaders Go Back.” She even includes a scary graphic of a person falling off a pedestal. I remember when I wrote a similar article to hers back in the day, I feared that the leaders who left […]
Truth Wins Out — Thrive President, Randy Thomas and Board Member Yvette Schneider appear in this video apologizing for the harm they once were a part of and calling for a ban on conversion therapy for minors. Also appearing is our good friends Alan Chambers, John Smid and Michael Bussee. Check it out.