Freedom Realized is a passionate call to hold the front line of holiness concerning true and lasting freedom in Christ, as well as a practical ministry guide for "ex-gay" ministries, pastoral care ministries that really help people overcome homosexuality.
Insider Stephen Black presents clear evidence that former gays and lesbians are finding lasting freedom from a life defined by "gay" identity fallacies. The results of First Stone Ministries' groundbreaking, long-term survey highlight the freedom former homosexuals are finding through Christ and the power of the gospel.
Freedom Realized brings you the behind-the-scenes story of the collapse of the Exodus International ministry to homosexuals, common causes for homosexuality, and real-life illustrations of effective ministry approaches. Readers will also discover:
Deceptive messages that lower the bar of biblical standards and hinder freedom
What works and what doesn't in "ex-gay" ministry
Why some fail and go back into darkness
Insight from 16 seasoned leaders in overcoming same-sex attractions