Audience: Youth/Young Adults; Resource Type: Testimonies

Into My Africa

by Christena, 23 Three years ago I was sitting in a Living Hope banquet, flipping through one of these magazines, trying to stay focused on getting home to my girlfriend so we could go out to the bar. She did my hair that night. I remember how ironic all of it felt. I sat there … Read More »

Gay, Witch, Biblical Languages Student

My name is Samuel; I am 24 years old and I have the pleasure to serve as Ricky’s assistant in the office. I have been a part of Living Hope for going on 9 years now starting 600 miles away as just another part of the online web forums. I would like to start tonight … Read More »

Facts vs. Truth – my story

What we believe about facts; about time, mass, gravity, genetics, medicine, you name it, depend on believing what we THINK are facts about physics, and biology and medicine. But just because something is a FACT or a ‘law’ doesn’t make it TRUE. Only Jesus holds all of the Truth cards and they are in the Bible.

The Greatest Sin: My Sin

by Amanda, 24 Homosexuality. That was a word that was never uttered in my family or church growing up. That was the ultimate sin. The forbidden fruit. The sin they kick you out of church for. I’ll never forget my reaction to the first time someone asking me if I was a lesbian. People had … Read More »

Stagnant Waters: Malina’s Story

by Malina (21) Stagnant water.  That’s the only way I could describe my life. Stagnant water. Stagnant water that sits there collecting debris, being poisoned by acid rain, trampled on by careless feet, and never moving. Never curving or winding or branching off. I was no river, but a little puddle of stagnant water content … Read More »

Perfect Loves Drives Out Fear

by Brandon , Men’s Group I struggle with same sex attraction.  We all have many triggers, but in the last five years I have learned that fear is one of my biggest ones.  I did not understand the significance of fear until 2004 when I shared my struggle with my best friend.  He shared a … Read More »

From Boy to Boyd

by Boyd, 27 I’m going start today where I’m going to finish and that’s with a few quotes. These quotes are not my own and, in fact, anything you read from me today that sounds cool and catchy came from somewhere else. Probably Sy Rogers… or Ricky… or Julie… This first one comes from Sheila … Read More »

Paul – Testimony

Personal testimony of Paul finding victory over same gender attractions. Click below to download audio or click play button to listen to the audio now Audio Download

Patty – Testimony

Patty’s personal testimony of a mother of a daughter who has same gender attraction while dealing with her own sexual and relational brokenness. Click below to download audio or click play button to listen to the audio now Audio Download

Kelley – Testimony

Kelley’s personal testimony of overcoming same gender attraction and emotional dependency. Click below to download audio or click play button to listen to the audio now. Audio Download