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Day 1 - Part 1
Hello Friend, and welcome to the Setting Captives Free Door of Hope course. My name is Mike Cleveland, and I am the president of Setting Captives Free. My co-author for this course is Shon Bruellman, who is the executive director of the Door of Hope. We are so glad that you have been led to this ministry, and pray that your time with us will be a blessing.
In conjunction with the biblical principles taught in the course, Shon and many others will be sharing their stories from captivity into freedom in order for you to see proof that it works. First, let me just say that despite what you may have heard elsewhere, you do not have a "homosexual gene," nor were you born this way with no hope of freedom. You can be set free from the bondage of homosexuality through the power of Jesus Christ and the cross! If you will apply the biblical principles found here, you can walk through the Door of Hope into a new life with Christ, free from sexual impurity and self-gratification.
Some Helpful Hints:
Be transparent and honest. Since you are likely someone who is quite used to hiding your sin from others, we would encourage you to walk in the light and speak forthrightly about what is happening in your life and in your heart. This will help you to receive the most benefit from these lessons.
However, by encouraging you to walk in the light we are not saying that you are to be graphic or overly detailed in your responses. Satan has received enough glory and attention ...