Dr. Christopher Yuan has an incredible story of redemption, and has dedicated his life to sharing this message of hope born out of his struggle with same-sex attraction. In part 1 of our interview, we get to listen to Christopher's fence post story. He explains how discovering his identity in Christ not only freed him from drugs and alcohol, but also from the grip of homosexuality and a very destructive lifestyle.
Next week, in part 2 of our interview, Christopher talks about his new book, Holy Sexuality and the Gospel: Sex, Desire, and Relationships Shaped by God’s Grand Story. He'll share amazing insights from the bible about how to address this issue of sexuality from a biblical perspective. Whether you are interested in the bible's view of homosexuality specifically, or sexuality in general, this book offer invaluable insight.
Dr. Christopher Yuan has taught the Bible at Moody Bible Institute for twelve years and his speaking ministry on faith and sexuality has reached five continents. He speaks at conferences, on college campuses, and in churches. He has co-authored with his mother their memoir, Out of a Far Country: A Gay Son’s Journey to God, A Broken Mother’s Search for Hope (100,000 copies sold and now in seven languages). He is also the author of Giving a Voice to the Voiceless. Christopher graduated from Moody Bible Institute in 2005 and received a master’s in biblical exegesis in 2007 and a doctorate of ministry in 2014. Dr. Yuan’s newest book, Holy Sexuality and the Gospel: Sex, Desire, and Relationships Shaped by God’s Grand Story, was named 2020 Book of the Year for Social Issues by Outreach Magazine.