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Margaret Court – a Bible-believing Christian?

By |2021-04-08T11:53:27+10:00January 24th, 2021|Categories: General|Tags: |

Margaret Court, pastor of Victory Life Centre, a Pentecostal church in Perth, has been extremely vocal about LGBTQ people and their relationships. This was particularly true during Australia's agonising marriage equality debate. One of her most infamous efforts was an open letter to the CEO of Qantas, Alan Joyce, stating that she would no longer [...]

Sexual preference – why is it such an offensive term?

By |2020-10-16T09:23:30+11:00October 15th, 2020|Categories: General|

When Supreme Court nominee, Amy Coney Barrett, was questioned about her attitude towards the Supreme Court's 2015 decision in Obergefell v. Hodges, which granted the right to same-sex marriage she replied: "I have no agenda, and I do want to be clear that I have never discriminated on the basis of sexual preference and would [...]

Happy Pride 2020 (LGBTQ Pride Quotes)

By |2020-06-02T20:30:33+10:00June 2nd, 2020|Categories: General, LGBTI|

LGBTI Pride Quotes “Every single courageous act of coming out chips away at the curse of homophobia. Most importantly it's destroyed within yourself, and that one act creates the potential for its destruction where it exists in friends, family and society.” Anthony Venn-Brown "I am always amazed how powerful that three letter word 'gay' can [...]

International Day Against Homophobia,  Biphobia and Transphobia  (#IDAHOBIT)

By |2020-05-17T10:29:28+10:00May 17th, 2020|Categories: General|

Today is International Day Against Homophobia,  Biphobia and Transphobia  (#IDAHOBIT) Have you ever wondered what people actually have to fear from sexuality and gender diverse individuals?  And how is fear translated into hatred and violence? Here are some relevant articles for you to read and share. Homophobia just doesn’t exist in others, it exists in [...]

Crazy preachers and vulnerability

By |2020-04-10T23:35:08+10:00April 10th, 2020|Categories: General|

Whilst the above meme is an amusing response to crazy preachers, it also has a tragic element to it. The rainbow community has been used as the scapegoat and blamed for a whole range of natural disasters, such as earthquakes, tsunamis and bushfires by Christian conservatives for decades. So it comes as no surprise that [...]

Homosexuality must be wiped out in Sydney (1953)

By |2020-03-02T12:39:07+11:00February 28th, 2020|Categories: General, The Quest to Cure Queers|

Homosexuality must be wiped out in Sydney Post war hysteria about homosexuality was drummed up in the press. First it was that these perverts were here and must be eliminated. Then, that the problem had reached epidemic proportions and homosexuals were recruiting.  The NSW police Commissioner Colin Delaney called it 'Australia's greatest menace, and fastest [...]

2019’s TOP 10

By |2019-12-31T14:49:09+11:00December 31st, 2019|Categories: Conversion therapy, Gay Christian, General, Mixed Orientation Marriage|

Do you want some holiday reading? You’ll find something of interest here I’m sure. Here are the top 10 most popular posts on the Ambassadors & Bridge Builders International site in 2019. Welcoming, accepting, affirming – When a church says they are welcoming and accepting, what does that really mean? Is it safe for LGBTQ people [...]

Why have an International Transgender Day of Remembrance?

By |2019-11-20T13:26:16+11:00November 20th, 2019|Categories: General, LGBTI|

The International Transgender Day of Remembrance, is a day to memorialize transgender people who have been murdered because of transphobia and raise awareness on the needs and challenges faced by  the trans and gender diverse communities. Please have a look at these statistics. Stigma and extreme violence against trans and gender-diverse people are a global reality. Religious groups [...]

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