We’re back to answer some amazing YOBBERS questions from our “Side A” Friends podcast from a few episodes back. Join Tom, Dean, and Matt for another deep dive into the world of “Side A” friendships: that is, those friendships with fellow LGBT+ believers who hold an affirming view of same-sex sexual relationships.
Some questions we tackle in this follow-up episode include: Would you go to a Side A friend’s gay wedding? How would you pursue Side B friendship if you were the one who is Side A? And how do we apply Paul’s words on sexual immorality in 1 Corinthians 5 to the modern church?
We hope you enjoy our latest episode below: “SIDE A” FRIENDS Q&A.
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Enjoy our “SIDE A” FRIENDS Q&A episode! And don’t forget to comment below. We’d love to hear from you. We’re with you.
What are some blessings or challenges you face in pursuing or building “Side A” friendships? Do you have any other questions (or answers) on this topic?
LINKS FROM THE SHOW
- YOBcast Episode 062: “Side A” Friends
- YOBcast Episode 065: Loving LGBT+ People w/ Bill Henson
- Matt’s post: “Straight Edge in a Gay World”
- The Velvet Rage by Alan Downs
- Leading a Church in a Time of Sexual Questioning by Bruce B. Miller