Young Life Leaders Wanted: Gays Need Not Apply

1 Dec

Young Life Watch

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For a long time I’ve wanted to highlight the fact that Young Life is strictly anti-gay.  It is YL’s position that being gay is a sin and in direct opposition to God’s will and word.  It’s not an uncommon belief for Christians who believe the Bible is the literal word of God.

A couple times in the history of this site, I’ve had YL folks comment that YL is for everyone and that gays are welcome just like anyone else.  What I think they really mean, is that you’re welcome to attend club or camp in the hopes that you will see the light, confess Christ and renounce your sinful sexual orientation.

A recent comment at Young Life Watch had this to say:

I was in YL in highschool and decided to quit my senior year because they would not allow a gay man on the trip to…

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One Response to “Young Life Leaders Wanted: Gays Need Not Apply”

  1. gaychristianblogger February 27, 2017 at 11:44 pm #

    Here is some more information regarding Young Life’s policies, beliefs and actions regarding gay leaders:

    https://gaychristianblog.com/2017/02/01/4886/

    https://gaychristianblog.com/2017/02/24/letter-of-termination/

    https://gaychristianblog.com/2017/02/12/talking-about-it/

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