Video #1 – ExGay Testimony: Matthew Karchner with dog Snoopy
Description: How the Lord brought me to repentance and delivered me from a gay lifestyle 10 years ago. As of this recording, I am 42 years old. My wife and I serve as missionaries to the LGBTQ+. Praise the Lord!
Video #1b – The Karchners sing “He Lives”
Description: He is Risen! Praise God! “The Spirit itself beareth witness with our spirit, that we are the children of God” Romans 8:16
Video #2 – ExGay Ministry: Matthew & Rebekah Karchner
Description: Forgiven sin is ministry. What is the Lord doing with our prodigal son story? Referencing the Word of God as the source of truth, what have we learned from it? Praise the Lord!
Video #2b – The Karchners sing “The Old Rugged Cross”
Description: “For the preaching of the cross is to them that perish foolishness; but unto us which are saved it is the power of God.” 1 Corinthians 1:18 Praise the Lord!
Video #3 – ExGay Lessons Learned: Matthew Karchner
Description: Lessons learned, reflecting back on a gay lifestyle with spiritual blinders lifted and the Word of God as guide.
Video #3b – The Karchners sing “Victory in Jesus”
“O death, where is thy sting? O grave, where is thy victory? The sting of death is sin; and the strength of sin is the law. But thanks be to God, which giveth us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.” 1 Corinthians 15:55-57
Video #4 – ExGay Testimony: Prodigal Matthew’s Parents Share Perspective
Description: Our exgay prodigal came home! How Christ led his parents from his “coming out” as gay to deliverance. Praise the Lord!
To God be the glory!
“For God so loved the world, that he gave his only Son, that whoever believes in him should not perish but have eternal life. Whoever believes in the Son has eternal life; whoever does not obey the Son shall not see life, but the wrath of God remains on him.” John 3:16, 36
“The next day he saw Jesus coming toward him, and said, ‘Behold, the Lamb of God, who takes away the sin of the world!'” John 1:29
Message for the church regarding those who struggle with same-sex attraction and gender identity. Also contains tips for those who struggle and those who would like to reach out.
“Or do you not know that the unrighteous will not inherit the kingdom of God? Do not be deceived: neither the sexually immoral, nor idolaters, nor adulterers, nor men who practice homosexuality, nor thieves, nor the greedy, nor drunkards, nor revilers, nor swindlers will inherit the kingdom of God.
And such were some of you. But you were washed, you were sanctified, you were justified in the name of the Lord Jesus Christ and by the Spirit of our God.” – 1 Corinthians 6:9-11
“For all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God,” Romans 3:23
“For the wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.” Romans 6:23
We are all sinners, called to repentance and new life in Christ.
There is a way out. Do not allow temptation to define you.
“There is a way that seems right to a man, but its end is the way to death.”
“The heart is deceitful above all things, and desperately sick; who can understand it?”
“The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy. I came that they may have life and have it abundantly.” – Jesus
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The thief comes only to steal and kill and destroy. I came that they may have life and have it abundantly.
Please & Worship Christ, not people.
“For do I now persuade men, or God? or do I seek to please men? for if I yet pleased men, I should not be the servant of Christ.” Galatians 1:10
“I have been crucified with Christ. It is no longer I who live, but Christ who lives in me. And the life I now live in the flesh I live by faith in the Son of God, who loved me and gave himself for me.” Galatians 2:20
“… I die daily…” 1 Corinthians 15:31
Passages Referenced: 2 Corinthians 5:17, John 15:18, Romans 12:2, Psalm 119:11, Revelation 21:8, Hebrews 12:1-2, 1 John 4:18, Ephesians 6:10, Romans 10:17, 1 Samuel 2:30
“So then faith comes by hearing, and hearing by the word of God.” – Romans 10:17
“Give thanks in all circumstances; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.” – 1 Thessalonians 5:18
“And we know that for those who love God all things work together for good, for those who are called according to his purpose.” – Romans 8:28
Bible passages referenced in this video: John 1:6-8, Mark 16:15, 2 Corinthians 4:4, Psalm 24:1, Matthew 28:18, Philippians 4:7, John 10:10, Philippians 4:19, Psalm 37:25, Exodus 14-16, Philippians 3:20, Romans 8:28, 1 Thessalians 4:13-18
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