Teach Ministries: To Educate About the Consequences of Homophobia

Mary Lou and Bob WallnerTo those of you who sign our guest book, please keep in mind that it is just that, a GUEST book. When we sign a guest book, it is usually in a person's home, thanking them for their hospitality, or it may be in a church simply giving our name and address. If you have an opposing view to our view about homosexuality, please feel free to contact us directly. We want our web site to be a safe place for those who may be hurting. Thank you so much!
Mary Lou and Bob

  July 13, 2011
Your courage and resolve are inspirational. I contemplated suicide when my family disowned me but somehow was spared. And, now I am blessed with a loving and accepting relationship with my family. I know that your daughter does forgive any perceived wrongs- I know that it is the holiness that she is to forgive and to love you. I hope you know that beyond a shadow of a doubt.

We are all doing the best we can with what we have. Thank you for blessing all of us by following this calling to "teach" the world and by sharing your truth and story with others. My prayers are that you continue you to act justly, love mercy, walk humbly with your God. Blessings to you and yours.

  July 12, 2011
First, my deepest condolences on the loss of your daughter. Second, you are to be commended for your work. Thank you for doing it, for speaking out to those who spew hate in the name of God. Down with Dobson!
  July 9, 2011
i think what you are doing is amazing. i've always disliked how people use the bible as a weapon & alter their interpretation to back their own hateful opinions. keep moving strong, i'll always support equal rights, love one-another movements!
  July 7, 2011
God bless you for all that you do!
  July 6, 2011
Bless you all.
  July 6, 2011
Thank you for this ministry, Its a valuable lesson us conservative Christians need to learn. Acceptance of my bi-sexual daughter was tough for me but i did from the very beginning and she has been a stronger teen because of it. She is almost 16 and has a really nice girlfriend. I pray one day that my daughter's witnessing will also bring her to Christ. thanks for reinforcing my belief to stick behind her.
  July 6, 2011
What to say, I'm a gay man that is loved, but still after 20yrs not accepted. My parents still donate to Focus on The Family, it especially makes me ill after seeing For The Bible Tells Me So. I AM a born again Christian, but until I find a church that is FULLY gay accepting and affirming, my prayers and my relationship w/ God will be just between Him and me, and that is sad, because this I know in my heart of hearts, the church is wrong and is pushing so many away and causing some to end their own lives.
  July 5, 2011
GOT NETFLIX FOR THE FIRST TIME AND I'M WATCHING THE DOCUMENTARY YOU SPOKE IN ABOUT YOUR DAUGHTER. AND I'M STRAIGHT TO THE WEBSITE. THANKS FOR YOU BEING ''OUT'' ABOUT WHAT REAL LOVE IS. LOVING MY WIFE WAS MY PATH GOD WANTED ME TO TAKE. I WISH I COULD TELL YOU HOW AND WHY HE DID THAT. I SHOULD WRITE A BOOK.
  July 2, 2011
I am currently watching you on The Bible Tells Me So.
  July 2, 2011
I have learned in life that the bible has so often been interpreted for different agendas.

It is so important that people research for themselves and remember the culture and time the bible was written.

It amazes me how people listen and make judgement against others because of an organization , a friend, or a group wtihout the proper research.

My parents have always taught me to researched and to not judge a book by its cover.

Because of my parents teachings, I will not allow myself to judge anyone or try to change anyone.

I very much dislike those that feel they must condemn, judge, change, ridicule and hurt others just because.

I am disgusted with the hatred in our world. Let it be hatred towards, women, people of color, sexuality, obestity, etc., it is wrong.

We need to learn to live and accept everyone's differences because no two human beings are alike. There is no perfection only differences. God is the only perfect!

I believe when we all die and go to heaven God will ask us: was it worth it - all the hatred? Look, you are all here together, to love one another because the greatest commandment of God is to do unto otherrs as you would have others do unto you.

I commend your work, your tiredless efforts and will certainly talk about the film "For The Bible Tells Me So". Your daughter is smiling down at your hard work. God Bless you and your family.

Live, Love, Laugh and all that there!

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