From the November/December, 1998 issue of Touchstone
sex The Summer of Our Discontent by David Kyle Foster

The Summer of Our Discontent

The Churches on Homosexuality

by David Kyle Foster

There he was, wife at his side, on the August 17 cover of Newsweek. Ex-gay John Paulk is the new “Homosexuality & Gender Analyst” for the Legislative & Cultural Affairs department of Focus on the Family. Wife Anne’s picture had already dominated a full-page ad in the July 13 New York Times, with the words, “I’m living proof that truth can set you free” (from homosexuality). They have been at the center of a freshly ignited debate over homosexuality from both inside and outside the church. Para-church groups, such as Focus on the Family, have finally consid . . .


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