Did the Church anticipate that one of the largest challenges to biblical Truth and authority would come from LGBT activists? How do we speak the truth in love on one of the most contentious issues facing our culture today? Is there a distinction between ‘affirming’ and loving someone who struggles in this area? Join us for a thoughtful and compassionate conversation with someone who can say clearly, “and such were some of us!”
Anger is a tricky issue for many believers. How are we to be angry and yet “sin not”? Is anger a good or a bad emotion? Is there a right and/or a wrong way to handle anger? How would you rate the way in which you handle anger? Join us with your questions and learn how to master this powerful emotion.
Anne Paulk brings more than two decades as an author, speaker, spokesperson and advocate for men and women struggling with unwanted same-sex attractions to her role as executive director of Restored Hope Network. Her mission in leading the organization is to, quite literally, restore hope to those broken by sexual and relational sin, especially those impacted by homosexuality. She is the author of Restoring Sexual Identity: Hope for Women Who Struggle with Same-Sex Attraction (Harvest House Publishers) and co-author of Love Won Out (Focus on the Family), She also has written for Spirit Led Woman, Charismaand The Gospel Coalition.
Dr. Linda Mintle is a licensed marriage and family therapist, a licensed clinical social worker and national expert on relationships and the psychology of food, weight and body image. With 30 years of clinical experience working with couples, families and individuals, she brings her common sense approach to people who want to live in positive mental health. Dr. Mintle is a best-selling author with 19 book titles to her credit, winner of the Mom’s Choice Award, a national news consultant, featured writer for Beliefnet and hosts her own website.