“I used to be a lesbian.”
In Gay Girl, Good God, author Jackie Hill Perry shares her own story, offering practical tools that helped her in the process of finding wholeness. Jackie grew up fatherless and experienced gender confusion. She embraced masculinity and homosexuality with every fiber of her being. She knew that Christians had a lot to say about all of the above. But was she supposed to change herself? How was she supposed to stop loving women, when homosexuality felt more natural to her than heterosexuality ever could?
At age nineteen, Jackie came face-to-face with what it meant to be made new. And not in a church, or through contact with Christians. God broke in and turned her heart toward Him right in her own bedroom in light of His gospel.
Listen in order to understand. Listen in order to hope. Or listen in order, like Jackie, to be made new.
The gospel from an angle I didn’t know I needed.
Flawless. Such a well written book. Concise. Descriptive. Convicting. Encouraging. JHP is such a blessing to the Kingdom.
Amazing testimony of God’s Love
Amazing book... thank you for sharing God’s amazing work in your life
I was hoping for more
It felt very preachy. Almost too preachy like I was listening to a Bible study. I appreciate her vulnerability but it became very repetitive when she would share about her life and then jump into scripture and then jump back out. It made it seem like her relationship with the Father was very rigid.