Indeed, Today show co-anchor Savannah Guthrie repeatedly questioned his credibility on Friday. At a. In a Facebook video posted last week for Anchored North, an online evangelism website, Emily Thomes explained that when she was invited to a Bible study at 22, after a series of homosexual encounters, she wanted a relationship with God like the other ladies had. So she Googled Bible verses about her sinful lifestyle and felt convicted.
Carman Live Key Arena, Seattle March 8, There isn't a time I can ever recall entering the Key Arena or even when, as it was formerly known, the Seattle Center Coliseum without first coughing up at least ten dollars, whether it was for a concert, the circus, or a basketball or hockey game. However, on this night I strolled right on in, along with what I estimated to be about twelve thousand others, for a free concert. Not one of my friends cared to join me, which was fine -- nobody I know has the slightest interest in seeing a performance even a free one by a middle-aged Christian pop singer named Carman. In recent years, Carman has emerged as one of the biggest stars on the Trinity Broadcasting Network, the Orange County, California-based Christian fundamentalist television ministry. I've watched TBN since my mid-'80s high school years, during televangelism's scandalous Jim-and-Tammy era. I became hooked because I didn't want to miss seeing TBN's founders, Paul and Jan Crouch, trip themselves up like the Bakkers and eventually go down in flames.
But if someone wanted to write a storyline with a gay character in a genre that would make for even more heightened drama, they might want to set it in the world of Christian music, where the proscriptions against being proudly gay have made for a complicated scenario. The consensus: Although many are personally proud of Pearson, none would contend that an out gay person could have a viable career in the mainstream of a genre this driven by theological conservatism. But Everyday Sunday songs are unlikely to show up as recurrent on many Christian programs. Program directors have been circumspect.
Parent article: List of gay, lesbian or bisexual people ; Siblings:. This is a partial list of confirmed famous people who were or are gay , lesbian or bisexual. Famous people who are simply rumored to be gay, lesbian or bisexual, are not listed. The historical concept and definition of sexual orientation varies and has changed greatly over time; for example the word "gay" wasn't used to describe sexual orientation until the mid 20th century.