In the Old Testament, God decried the fact that his people were perishing for lack of knowledge about him. The same seems to be occurring today. There is sharing, suggesting, plenty of storytelling, and lots of preaching to felt needs in modern pulpits. But the authoritative, expositional opening of the word of God is becoming scarcer all the time. Jesus told Peter, "Feed my sheep" (John 21:17).
Coming out is a huge step - so much so that we honor it with National Coming Out Day. But what about all the small steps afterwards? In this episode, two gay people try to navigate their romantic lives after coming out, and learn that finding love isn't quite as easy as just walking into a gay bar.
Growing up gay in a small town, R. Eric Thomas never learned how to interact with other gay men platonically. But after moving to the big city, he gets a crash course in hooking up, making friends, and finding himself. Eric shares his hilarious adventures for RISK! live at the First Person Arts Festival in Philadelphia, PA.