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Happy 40th Anniversary to Homosexuals

By |2017-04-29T12:32:16+10:00December 15th, 2013|Categories: LGBTI, Video|Tags: |

American Psychiatric Association CEO Reflects on Homosexuality’s Removal From DSM on 40th Anniversary On December 15, 1973, the American Psychiatric Association (APA) courageously decided to remove homosexuality as a mental disorder from the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM). In this video (below), APA CEO and Medical Director Saul Levin, M.D., M.P.A., recognizes [...]

Wayne Blakely – Not sure what to call him: ex-gay, post-gay or celibate-gay?

By |2017-04-29T13:00:08+10:00July 5th, 2013|Categories: Conversion therapy|Tags: , , , , |

The last person who came from the US telling us how horrible being a homosexual is, was Adam Hood. We closed down his meetings and sent him packing home and seems to have disappeared off the planet.  Maybe he returned to the dreaded 'homosexual lifestyle'. Now we have a visit from Wayne Blakely, approaching 60 years of age, [...]


By |2019-05-22T14:21:30+10:00May 3rd, 2013|Categories: General, Video|Tags: , , , |

I just came across this article by Bradlee Dean titled HOMOSEXUAL MANIFESTO: SATIRE OR REALITY? Bradlee Dean is an ordained preacher, talk-show host of the Sons of Liberty Radio, and has a ministry, You Can Run But You Cannot Hide International. He speaks in High Schools and College campuses all over America and produced a documentary "My War". Dean's promotion likens [...]

What Happened in Hong Kong

By |2017-04-29T13:23:40+10:00August 5th, 2012|Categories: Gay Christian|Tags: , , , |

Evening meeting University of Hong Kong chapel It's hard to believe that it is over a month now since I was in Hong Kong Have you had the feeling that you were really meant to do something? That's the feeling I got when I first heard about the Amplify Asia 2012 Conference.  The amazing time  in [...]

The 2011 ACON Honour Awards – Community Hero Award

By |2016-11-08T01:49:55+10:00October 5th, 2011|Categories: Media release|Tags: , , |

ACON Honour Awards 2011 Community Hero Award Presented by ACON Ulo Klemmer – exceptional GLBT community health promoter, volunteer and fundraiser with over 25 years of service to the GLBT community Gina Wilson – groundbreaking intersex rights advocate with more than 15 years of service to Australia’s intersex community Dave Sergeant – over 35 years [...]

Freedom 2 b[e] in Mardi Gras 2009

By |2017-04-29T14:00:32+10:00April 27th, 2009|Categories: Gay Christian|Tags: , , , |

n 2009, Freedom 2 b[e] marched in the Sydney Gay & Lesbian Mardi Gras for the 3rd time. Freedom 2 b[e] is a non-profit organisation which provides support and information for GLBT people from church backgrounds. Based in Australia, with meetings held in Sydney and Melbourne. There is also a growing international online community. The [...]

100 Revs – It’s not over

By |2016-11-08T01:50:00+10:00March 6th, 2008|Categories: Church, LGBTI|Tags: , , |

If every person who originally put their names down marched then there would have been 100 ministers marching in the Mardi Gras Parade, as an act of contrition. But as soon ecclesiastical and denominational hierarchies knew who was involved they threatened to excommunicate/defrock those who participated. For some, with families, mortgages etc to support the [...]

60 Minutes – Dad’s Coming Out

By |2019-04-16T17:52:57+10:00August 19th, 2007|Categories: A Life of Unlearning, Conversion therapy, Video|Tags: , , , |

On August 19, 60 Minutes did a segment on being gay in a heterosexual marriage and the impact it has on the person, their partner and children. Millions around Australia got a look into a situation faced by 1,000’s of men and women around the world. Dad's coming out Reporter: Ray Martin Producer: Alex Hodgkinson [...]

Freedom 2 b(e) Marches in the National Day of Action

By |2017-04-29T14:49:43+10:00August 13th, 2007|Categories: Event|Tags: , , , |

In 2004, the Australian Federal Government (the only country in the world to do this) passed a bill banning the recognition of same sex marriages, therefore enshrining discrimation as a law. At the National Day of Action Freedon 2 b(e) showed our support, along with other gay community groups for the repeal of the ban [...]