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John Smid Love in Action

Former 'Ex-Gay' Leader Weds A Man

The Huffington Post | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

The former leader of a notorious "ex-gay" ministry has married his longtime partner. As the Memphis Flyer originally reported, former Love In Acti...

Love Your Enemy

John J. Smid | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
John J. Smid

In June 2005 I encountered a group of people protesting the ministry that I led, called Love in Action. The protesters upset my entire world. They shattered the foundation of my life. This group was led by a man whom I referred to at the time as my "enemy." His name was Morgan Fox.

Former Ex-Gay Leader On 'Reparative' Therapy: 'We Set Them Up For A Facade'

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

The former director of the "ex-gay" conservative Christian ministry Love in Action spoke to CNN today ahead of a feature-length documentary film that ...

'Ex-Gay' Activist's Stunning Admission

Wayne Besen | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Wayne Besen

It is never easy for one to acknowledge being wrong. I wish John Smid the best of luck on his continued evolution and am grateful that he is beginning to honestly discuss the limitations of "ex-gay" programs.