I did this interview right before Thanksgiving. Here are my quotes in the article Altered Orientation by Kelli Lackett
Here are my quotes in the article Altered Orientation by Kelli Lackett
... Randy Thomas said mainstream mental health organizations fail to acknowledge that people who have changed their homosexual desires exist.
Thomas is membership director of Exodus International, a network of ministries promoting “freedom from homosexuality” through Christian faith. In his 20s, he identified himself as a gay man, but in the past 14 years, he says his identity and desires have changed.
He spent time at an Exodus ministry in Texas and is predominantly attracted to women and has a girlfriend of 4½ months.
“Today (same-sex desire) is like an annoying fly. I can easily dispel temptation,” he said.
“The APA can say what they need to say, but the reality is change is possible and it’s happening every day,” Thomas said. “Our right to self-determination should be respected. ...
Kelli asked good questions and I appreciate the balance she put into the article.