That is what Dr. White does in his book "Stranger At The Gate: To Be Gay And Christian In America".
Mel tells his story poignantly and has made a sincere effort to tell it in a way that will offer hope and healing to others.
I think it would be helpful to straight people (especially in church) who are trying to understand a loved one who is gay.
This book gives this man's account of his experiences with what was the grass roots of 'The Christian Coalition" first hand (by his experience at least) as a ghost writer for... Read morePublished 10 days ago by Stephen John Sponsler
good thoughtful read. recommended it for everyone. You may not agree with everything but written in a spirit of honesty and kindness which I appreciated the most.Published 1 month ago by joyjoy
doesn't touch on theology that supports same sex relationships but addresses it just emotionally that it feels bad to have people not accept you... Read morePublished 4 months ago by Amazon Customer
Mel White's story of marrying his soul mate, having children, working in the religious right and then realizing his true nature as a gay man is an incredibly moving memoir of... Read morePublished 5 months ago by James D. Held
Science, and experiences have shown for decades that sexual orientation is part of one's physical make-up and not a prefernce that can be changed; the sexual orientation of our... Read morePublished 8 months ago by Kmitch
Excellent book! Great gift for heterosexuals who need help understanding what it is like to be born gay.Published 8 months ago by Michael L. Winters
Mel's story is the story of most gay Christians who have denied themselves and lived their lives in the closet. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Amazon Customer