My Washington Post OpEd on Gay Marriage

Last week I had the privilege of writing an opinion piece for the The Washington Post in light of the Supreme Court ruling on marriage. Here are the ending paragraphs from the article: My prayers going forward will be for those who fear the results of the decision that was made today. Those who feel like they have lost […]

An Unlikely Love

One year ago this week Leslie and I walked into the dark, unremarkable basement of Hollywood Presbyterian Church and sat down in a circle made up of people whom some in the mainstream Church would rather forget. There was a time when I believed they should be forgotten or at least ignored. I was the […]

Alan Chambers Featured In September/October 2013 Issue of RELEVANT Magazine

This article by Eddie Kaufholz is from RELEVEANT Magazine Issue 65: SEPTEMBER/OCTOBER 2013 as well as their podcast. Here is the intro: “Change is possible!” That was Exodus International’s slogan, an unapologetic answer to the dicey “are people born gay?” question. Often described as the largest “ex-gay” ministry in the U.S., Exodus worked with Christians who dealt with […]

“It’s a Leap Of Faith”: Alan & Leslie Featured in Excellent Buzzfeed Article

From the article “The Man Behind The Historic Implosion Of The Ex-Gay Movement” by David Peisner: …  Chambers not only closed Exodus in sudden and dramatic fashion, but acknowledged the ineffectiveness of gay-to-straight reparative therapy and offered a remarkable mea culpa that apologized for his organization’s many missteps. He’s now founding a new organization focused […]

An Overview of Alan Chambers’ Summer Media Appearances

This has been a busy summer for Alan in many ways, including media. Here is a list of some of the highlights over the past few months: Special Report: God & Gays – Lisa Ling, Our America ‘Ex-gay’ group Exodus International shuts down – BBC World News Exclusive: ‘Gay cure’ advocate apologizes – Anderson Cooper 360 […]