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Susan Cottrell

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SUSAN COTTRELL is the prominent voice for faith parents of LGBTQ children, as a national speaker, teacher and theologian. Through her nonprofit—FreedHearts.org—Susan champions the LGBTQ community and families with her characteristic tender-heartedness, and she zealously challenges Christians that love is the foundation of faith.

Her brand-new book "“Mom, I’m Gay”—Loving Your LGBTQ Child and Strengthening Your Faith" is published by Westminster John Knox Press and set for release in May 2016. It is a Revised and Expanded Edition of her classic book, endorsed by The Human Rights Campaign, PFLAG, The Gay Christian Network and others. Her healing workbook for the LGBTQ community is "True Colors: Celebrating the Truth and Beauty of the Real You"
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Alarming numbers of young people who are gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender or queer are becoming homeless, kicked out of families and churches, choosing substance abuse, and even making the tragic decision to end their own lives. What are we called to do? When certain Pharisees — the ones who were focused on behaving the “right” […]
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“Usually when people are sad, they don't do anything. They just cry over their condition. But when they get angry, they bring about a change.”
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I read this back in 1999. My family was going through a terrible time of breaking, and our pastor had just been talking in church about breaking. But at that point it was only a concept to me. Then Rob and I read this book. It made sense of all that ...more
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“God is not grieved because of “all the homosexuals.” Not in the very least. That’s religious people you’re thinking of. If God is grieved it’s because the beautiful, incomparable message of redemption and grace, the sweet peace of a loving relationship, has been truncated, rerouted into a message of behavior-modification and sin-management. For”
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“You can safely assume you've created God in your own image when it turns out that God hates all the same people you do.”
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“I did then what I knew how to do. Now that I know better, I do better.”
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