Gender identity isn’t something we’ve been brave enough to tackle on our podcast — until now.
Join Tom, Ryan, and Jacob as we welcome Dr. Preston Sprinkle to the show to talk about his new book, Embodied: Transgender Identities, the Church, and What the Bible Has to Say. We talk about the challenge and hospitality of using people’s pronouns, the layered concept of what some would say it means to be “truly trans*,” the spectrum of gender dysphoria, masculine and feminine stereotypes, intersex people, and how the Church can do better.
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Enjoy the episode! And don’t forget to comment below. We’d love to hear from you. We’re with you.
Do you experience gender dysphoria or identify as trans*? Have you questioned your gender identity or felt like “less of” a man or woman? Did you learn anything previously not known or understood from our conversation with Preston Sprinkle? Do you have any trans* people in your life, and how can the Church be better?
LINKS FROM THE SHOW
- Preston Sprinkle’s new book: Embodied
- Preston Sprinkle’s book: People to be Loved
- Preston Sprinkle’s new website: Christian Sexuality
- Preston Sprinkle on Twitter
- Preston Sprinkle on Instagram
- Preston Sprinkle on Patreon