Anthony Venn-Brown

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Welcoming, accepting, affirming – don’t get stuck

By | 2017-05-16T03:05:56+00:00 March 8th, 2017|Categories: Church, Gay Christian|Tags: , , |

People often ask me what is the difference between welcoming, accepting and affirming churches. This little pic will give you some idea. Some churches refuse to go on the journey. Some began the journey then got stuck, afraid of the potential for controversy and conflict. Others have continued to take brave steps in faith towards [...]

Stories from “A Life on Unlearning” 3rd edition launch

By | 2016-12-02T04:17:13+00:00 October 13th, 2015|Categories: A Life of Unlearning, Event, Video|Tags: , |

One of the first emails I received after A Life of Unlearning was released only in Australia in 2004 My mum sent me a copy of your book' A Life Of Unlearning'. I was really blown away by it. I grew up in a Pentecostal AOG church. By the age of 13 I was quite heavily [...]

“A Life of Unlearning – a preacher’s struggle with his homosexuality church and faith” newly released

By | 2016-11-08T01:48:26+00:00 May 19th, 2015|Categories: A Life of Unlearning, Video|Tags: |

Hard copy to follow shortly click here info@gayambassador.com to be notified. Or you can join my newsletter list here   Audio version available. "We are all living a life of unlearning: unlearning things we accepted as truth but created a persona so unlike who we really are. Eventually cracks appear and beliefs challenged. On the surface [...]

Survivors tell their horror stories of ex-gay/conversion therapy treatments in Australia

By | 2017-05-28T01:58:30+00:00 May 19th, 2015|Categories: Conversion therapy, News article|Tags: , , , |

Survivors tell their horror stories of ex-gay therapy treatments in Australia By Rohan Smith Published News.com.au May 19, 2015 SOME were starved and forced into exorcisms, others were banned from masturbating and brainwashed into believing they could “pray the gay away”. The bizarre, humiliating, deadly “treatments” some gay Australians were subjected to by so-called “ex-gay” [...]

Is celibacy the new ex-gay?

By | 2016-11-08T01:48:27+00:00 March 4th, 2015|Categories: Conversion therapy, Media release|Tags: |

Media Release 4 March 2015 Is celibacy the new ex-gay? In a surprising move, one of Australia's remaining ex-gay/reparative/conversion therapy organisations, Liberty Christian Ministries (LCM) has invited a gay Christian, Dr Wesley Hill, to speak at their conference next week. Anthony Venn-Brown, founder and CEO of Ambassadors & Bridge Builders International says this reflects the [...]

Vote on your favourite cover for “A Life of Unlearning” reprint.

By | 2017-04-29T12:23:56+00:00 August 20th, 2014|Categories: A Life of Unlearning|Tags: , |

After selling out twice, Anthony Venn-Brown's best selling autobiography "A Life of Unlearning" will soon be available again.  This time it will be available not only in hard copy but also eBooks and Kindle. Please vote on the cover you like the most. Make sure you are on the newsletter list to hear about the [...]

Speaking on Radio National tonight on Exodus closure and its impact on Australia

By | 2016-11-08T01:49:25+00:00 June 26th, 2013|Categories: Conversion therapy|Tags: , , , , , , |

This interview is now available online I will be on ABC @RadioNational at 5.30pm Australian eastern time giving a firsthand account of what really happened at the final Exodus Conference. Listen online http://www.abc.net.au/radionational/ You may have read some of the Australian mainstream media reports about the ending of Exodus and its implications. The reports are poorly researched. Ron Brookman from Living Waters [...]