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Archive for March, 2014

What Do You Mean?

Saturday, March 22nd, 2014

Secretary of State John Kerry said he will be sending U.S. “experts” on homosexuality to persuade Uganda President Yoweri Museveni that the horrific anti-gay bill he signed is based on faulty science. There are many of us in the field of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender sexuality education who wonder what will be said and by whom. It’s essential that the experts’ presentation be understandable and relevant to the African, Evangelical Christian. Read more…

Planning for Our Final Years

Friday, March 14th, 2014

Planning for your final years is a fascinating experience when there’s no imminent threat of death. I find myself thinking more and more about it.

People in their 80s might laugh at me, feeling that at age 66 I’m still very young. And maybe I do have 20 years ahead of me to prepare for death. But I nevertheless spend an increasing amount of time imagining what it will feel like to say “good-bye” to Ray, or to have him do the same to me. Read more…