Guest Info/Bio:

This week I welcome the amazing Julie Rodgers! Julie is a writer, speaker, and leader in the movement working for full inclusion for LGBTQ people in Christian communities. She played a significant role in shutting down Exodus International, the largest conversion therapy organization in the world, and she was also the first openly gay person to be hired by an evangelical Christian college. She is featured in “Pray Away” (2021), a documentary about the movement to pray the gay away. Her writing has been featured in Sojourners, The New York Times, The Washington Post, and Time.

(Select) Publications:

“Outlove: A Queer Christian Survival Story”

Guest Links:

Twitter: @julie_rodgers

Facebook: @Julie.r.rodgers

Instagram: @julie_rodgers

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